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News Comoros: East Africa: Growth in East African Region Will Slump in 2020 - AfDB

Published on: Wednesday 08 July 2020
East Africa: Growth in East African Region Will Slump in 2020 - AfDB
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/202007090017.html

Rwanda's economic growth, like the rest of the region, is expected to decelerate in 2020 before picking up slightly in 2021, according to the latest outlook of the African Development Bank released Wednesday.

News Comoros: African Development Fund Approves $9.52 Million to Enhance Coordinated COVID-19 Response in East and Horn of Africa and the Comoros

Published on: Tuesday 30 June 2020
African Development Fund Approves $9.52 Million to Enhance Coordinated COVID-19 Response in East and Horn of Africa and the Comoros
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/202007010008.html

The Board of Directors of the African Development Fund (ADF) have approved grants totaling $9.52 million to strengthen responses to the COVID-19 pandemic in East Africa and the Horn, and in the Comoros.

News Comoros: Vice President greets people of Comoros on 45th independence day

Published on: Sunday 05 July 2020
Vice President greets people of Comoros on 45th independence day
News source: https://in.news.yahoo.com/vice-president-greets-people-comoros-112048359.html

New Delhi, Jul 6 (PTI) Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday greeted President of Comoros Azali Assoumani on his country’s 45th Independence Day.

News Comoros: Comoros President Welcomes King Mohammed VI’s ‘Exemplary’ Solidarity

Published on: Wednesday 24 June 2020
Comoros President Welcomes King Mohammed VI’s ‘Exemplary’ Solidarity
News source: https://www.moroccoworldnews.com/2020/06/306722/comoros-president-welcomes-king-mohammed-vis-exemplary-solidarity/

Comoros President Azali Assoumani is full of praise for King Mohammed VI, emphasizing that what the monarch has been doing in Africa is “extraordinary.”

News Comoros: India provides consignment of medical supplies to Comoros to tackle COVID-19, dengue

Published on: Sunday 31 May 2020
India provides consignment of medical supplies to Comoros to tackle COVID-19, dengue
News source: https://in.news.yahoo.com/india-provides-consignment-medical-supplies-comoros-tackle-covid-142507801.html

Antananarivo [Madagascar], May 31 (ANI): India has provided a consignment of COVID-19 related essential medical supplies to Comoros, off Africa's east coast. A 14-member Indian Medical Assistance Team has also arrived onboard INS Kesari to work with the Comorian health authorities. The team will

News Comoros: Madagascar's 'green gold' against COVID-19 seeks nod beyond Africa

Published on: Thursday 21 May 2020
Madagascar's 'green gold' against COVID-19 seeks nod beyond Africa
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/madagascars-green-gold-against-covid-19-seeks-nod-163018587.html

A drink made from a bright-green fern-like plant is being promoted in African countries as the go-to cure for COVID-19. Madagascar President Andry Rajoelina is the promoter-in-chief of the substance, marketed as Covid-Organics and sold in the form of a herbal infusion. Asserting that the Madagascan

News Comoros: Comoros thanks Madagascar for supply of COVID-Organics

Published on: Thursday 14 May 2020
Comoros thanks Madagascar for supply of COVID-Organics
News source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/africa/Comoros-thanks-Madagascar-for-supply-of-COVID-Organics-952684

2020-05-14 - The Comorian president Azali Assoumani thanked the people of Madagascar and President Rajoelina for donation of COVID-Organics, the purported virus preventative and curative mixture.

News Comoros: Comoros ex-president to appeal after two years’ house arrest

Published on: Saturday 09 May 2020
Comoros ex-president to appeal after two years’ house arrest
News source: https://punchng.com/comoros-ex-president-to-appeal-after-two-years-house-arrest/

Former Comoros president, Ahmed Abdallah Sambi, held under house arrest for two years without being charged, is to appeal his detention, his lawyer announced Saturday. The case lodged with the ...

News Comoros: Comoros announces first coronavirus case

Published on: Friday 01 May 2020
Comoros announces first coronavirus case
News source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/africa/Comoros-announces-first-coronavirus-case-939748

Click to read all about coronavirus → One of the few African countries without any reports of coronavirus has now confirmed its first case. Comoros' President Azali Assoumani sa ...

News Comoros: Comoros verifies first confirmed coronavirus case

Published on: Thursday 30 April 2020
Comoros verifies first confirmed coronavirus case
News source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/04/comoros-verifies-confirmed-coronavirus-case-200430155748926.html

Comoros has announced its first confirmed coronavirus infection, making it. The Indian Ocean archipelago and the tiny mountain kingdom of Lesotho were the only two countries without any registered ...

News Comoros: COVID-Organics: Tanzania, Comoros opt for Madagascar ‘virus cure’

Published on: Sunday 03 May 2020
COVID-Organics: Tanzania, Comoros opt for Madagascar ‘virus cure’
News source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2020/05/covid-organics-tanzania-comoros-opt-for-madagascar-virus-cure/

Two more African countries have joined the list of patrons for Madagascar’s purported cure for COVID-19. Tanzania and Comoros .

News Comoros: Afcon 2021 Qualifiers: Kenya vs Comoros clash in doubt over coronavirus

Published on: Thursday 05 March 2020
Afcon 2021 Qualifiers: Kenya vs Comoros clash in doubt over coronavirus
News source: https://sports.yahoo.com/afcon-2021-qualifiers-kenya-vs-110954253.html

The upcoming Kenya versus Comoros Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifying match is now hanging in the balance due to coronavirus. This is after the Kenyan government moved to ban all conferences and ...

News Comoros: Kenya football urges CAF to postpones Comoros fixtures over Coronavirus fears

Published on: Wednesday 11 March 2020
Kenya football urges CAF to postpones Comoros fixtures over Coronavirus fears
News source: https://www.iol.co.za/sport/soccer/africa/kenya-football-urges-caf-to-postpones-comoros-fixtures-over-coronavirus-fears-44597245

JOHANNESBURG – Football Kenya Federation (FKF) has urged Confederation of African Football (CAF) to postpone the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualification matches between Kenya and Comoros due to the ...

News Comoros: Afcon 2021 Qualifier: Kimanzi names Harambee Stars squad for Comoros

Published on: Thursday 05 March 2020
Afcon 2021 Qualifier: Kimanzi names Harambee Stars squad for Comoros
News source: https://sports.yahoo.com/afcon-2021-qualifier-kimanzi-names-102851411.html

Harambee Stars coach Francis Kimanzi has summoned 16 local based players ahead of 2021 Afcon qualifier against Comoros scheduled for March 28. Among those who have made it to the provisional squad is ...

News Comoros: Open training for Harambee Stars ahead of Comoros tie

Published on: Tuesday 25 February 2020
Open training for Harambee Stars ahead of Comoros tie
News source: https://www.nation.co.ke/sports/football/Open-training-for-Harambee-Stars-ahead-of-Comoros-tie/1102-5469392-sfiyufz/index.html

Harambee Stars coach Francis Kimanzi has scheduled three open camps for local-based players ahead of next month's 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Comoros. Stars host the Islanders ...

News Comoros: The ICC judge who could determine Israel’s fate – analysis

Published on: Wednesday 19 February 2020
The ICC judge who could determine Israel’s fate – analysis
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/The-ICC-judge-who-could-determine-Israels-fate-analysis-618126

This is surprising, because these same exact three judges ruled against Israel in a Comoros case relating to the 2010 Mavi Maramara flotilla. In other words, if a 2-1 majority of the ICC Pretrial ...

News Comoros: Every little helps: Tiny island nation of Comoros donates €100 to China to help fight coronavirus

Published on: Tuesday 11 February 2020
Every little helps: Tiny island nation of Comoros donates €100 to China to help fight coronavirus
News source: https://www.rt.com/news/480559-comoros-donate-100-euro-china-coronavirus/

The Union of the Comoros, an island nation in the Indian Ocean, has given China a symbolic gift of €100 to help in the fight against the coronavirus. Because every little helps when you’re battling an epidemic.

News Comoros: Two leading public TV journalists suspended in Comoros

Published on: Tuesday 04 February 2020
Two leading public TV journalists suspended in Comoros
News source: https://rsf.org/en/news/two-leading-public-tv-journalists-suspended-comoros

Mhadjou and Papa Ali, who had only recently been hired to fill these posts, learned of their suspensions from a fellow journalist’s Facebook post on 30 January. The decision was taken by the information minister – who ran the ORTC in the past – after attending a cabinet meeting. Mhadji told RSF that the government thought that the ORTC had given “too much time to the strikers”