Central African Republic -
  • Ravalomanana sees renewed fight necessary against poverty
    02 august 2003 17:04:00
    Lusaka- Zambia (PANA) -- Visiting Malagasy president, Marc Ravalomanana, on Saturday suggested that African needs new leaders who can give fresh guidance to the people and pull them out of poverty. Full text...

  • Central African Republic cup semi-finalists are known
    02 august 2003 16:38:00
    Bangui- Central African Republic (PANA) -- AS Tempête Mocaf Friday grabbed the fourth and last place of the cup of the Central African Republic, after sinking underdogs Ouaka 4-0 at Bangui's Barthélémy Boganda staduim. Full text...

  • Ravalomanana inspects Zambian agricultural fair grounds
    02 august 2003 14:50:00
    Lusaka- Zambia (PANA) -- Visiting Malagasy President Marc Ravalomanana began official activities here Saturday by touring stands at the Zambia Agricultural and Show-grounds where various farm produce, implements and support services are on exhibition. Full text...

  • Ravalomanana arrives for two-day Zambian visit
    01 august 2003 09:59:00
    Lusaka- Zambia (PANA) -- President Marc Ravalomanana of Madagascar arrived in Lusaka on Friday to begin a two-day visit to Zambia that will see him open the Zambia Agriculture and Commercial Show. Full text...

  • Ravalomanana winds up 48-hour visit to Mali
    01 august 2003 08:02:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- President Marc Ravalomanana of Madagascar on Thursday ended his two-day visit to Mali after signing a co-operation accord with his hosts. Full text...

  • Mali regrets minimal economic activities with Madagascar
    31 july 2003 18:36:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- Malian foreign minister Lassana Traore has deplored the minimal level of economic cooperation between Antananarivo and Bamako. Full text...

  • Malagasy president due in Zambia Friday
    31 july 2003 17:08:00
    Lusaka- Zambia (PANA) -- Malagasy president, Marc Ravalomanana is expected in Lusaka Friday for what promises to be a hectic visit that will include the official opening of the 77th Zambia Agricultural and Commercial Show on Saturday. Full text...

  • Madagascar's re-entry into AU 'a victory,' says Ravalomanana
    30 july 2003 19:44:00
    Dakar- Senegal (PANA) -- Malagasy president Marc Ravalomanana has described the re-admission of his country into the African Union (AU) as "a victory of reason, democracy and justice". Full text...

  • Marc Rovalomanana arrives in Bamako
    30 july 2003 17:28:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- Malagasy leader Marc Rovalomanana arrived in Bamako on Wednesday for a two-day official visit, according to well-informed sources here. Full text...

  • Senegal, Madagascar to strengthen co-operation
    30 july 2003 11:33:00
    Dakar- Senegal (PANA) -- Senegal and Madagascar have agreed to strengthen their relations, President Abdoulaye Wade said at a joint press conference he gave in Dakar Tuesday with his visiting counterpart Marc Ravalomanana. Full text...

  • Ravalomanana expected in Bamako Wednesday
    30 july 2003 07:29:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- Malagasy President Marc Ravalomanana was due in Bamako Wednesday on a 48-hour official visit to Mali, official sources said in the Malian capital. Full text...

  • Officials meet on mechanisms to improve Mozambican healthcare
    28 july 2003 16:09:00
    Maputo- Mozambique (PANA) -- Senior health officials from all Mozambican provinces began a two-day meeting in Maputo Monday on the mechanisms to improve healthcare services in the country. Full text...

  • CAR Challenge Cup quarterfinals on Tuesday
    28 july 2003 13:21:00
    Bangui- Central African Republic (PANA) -- The Central African Republic's Football Association has decided to postpone the country's Challenge Cup quarterfinals from Saturday to Tuesday due to transportation problems. Full text...

  • Paulin Pomodimo appointed Archbishop of Bangui
    27 july 2003 17:54:00
    Bangui- Central African Republic (PANA) -- The President of the Bishop's Conference in the Central African Republic, Paulin Pomodimo, has been appointed Metropolitan Archbishop of Bangui, the country's apostolic nuncio has announced here. Full text...

  • Ravalomanana to open Zambian Agriculture Show
    26 july 2003 11:27:00
    Lusaka- Zambia (PANA) -- Malagasy President Marc Ravalomanana is due in Lusaka Friday to officially open Zambia's Agriculture and Commercial Show, officials said in Lusaka Saturday. Full text...

  • Ravalomanana visits Reunion
    24 july 2003 21:09:00
    Saint Denis- Reunion (PANA) -- Malagasy President Marc Ravalomanana arrived in Reunion Thursday where he was received by his Reunion counterpart, Paul Verges and the French Co-operation Minister Pierre Andre Wiltzer. Full text...

  • France, Madagascar to sign investment agreement
    23 july 2003 23:41:00
    Saint Denis- Reunion (PANA) -- Malagasy President Marc Ravalomanana will visit Reunion on 24-25 July. Full text...

  • Malagasy president plans African tour
    23 july 2003 07:46:00
    Saint Denis- Reunion (PANA) -- Malagasy president Marc Ravalomanana is expected to visit Senegal, Mali and Zambia beginning next Sunday following a two-day trip to Reunion, official sources announced here. Full text...

  • Ravalomanana visits Reunion Thursday
    21 july 2003 23:02:00
    Saint Denis- Reunion (PANA) -- Malagasy President Marc Ravalomanana is due in Reunion Thursday on a two-day official visit expected to feature the signing of an investment promotion and protection agreement between the two countries, official sources said Monday in Saint Denis. Full text...

  • Bangui expels ruthless Chadian officer
    15 july 2003 16:35:00
    Bangui- Central African Republic (PANA) -- Authorities in Bangui have expelled a ruthless Chadian military officer, known as Col. Full text...

  • Central African Republic braces for basketball finals
    15 july 2003 16:08:00
    Bangui- Central African Republic (PANA) -- Authorities in the Central African Republic have decided to remain keen about the progress of the national basket-ball team, which qualified last month for the African Cup of Nations finals scheduled next month in Egypt. Full text...

  • Tandja advises Bozize against vying for CAR presidency
    15 july 2003 14:07:00
    Niamey- Niger (PANA) -- Niger President Mamadou Tandja has advised Central African Republic (CAR) leader General Francois Bozize not to contest the next presidential election in his country, official sources said in Niamey Tuesday. Full text...

  • New envoy says Paris remains Bangui's loyal partner
    14 july 2003 19:57:00
    Bangui- Central African Republic (PANA) -- France Remains a loyal, active and demanding partner" of Central African Republic, the new French ambassador to Bangui, Michel Destouesse, declared here Monday. Full text...

  • IOC organises AIDS control at regional level
    12 july 2003 21:18:00
    Saint-Denis- Reunion (PANA) -- The Indian Ocean Commission (IOC) recently held the first meeting of the Regional Thematic Group (GTR) on HIV/AIDS in collaboration with the UN system and the UNAIDS secretariat. Full text...

  • Bozize names new advisers
    12 july 2003 16:22:00
    Bangui- Central African Republic (PANA) -- Central African Republic President General Francois Bozize has appointed 13 new advisers. Full text...

  • David Dacko calls for national talks
    11 july 2003 19:04:00
    Bangui- Central African Republic (PANA) -- Former President of the Central African Republic, David Dacko, has proposed the convening of a national conference at the soonest. Full text...

  • AU welcomes Madagascar back into continental body
    10 july 2003 12:12:00
    Maputo- Mozambique (PANA) -- The year-long impasse over Madagascar's barring from the African Union (AU) ended Thursday when it was officially re-admitted into the continental body. Full text...

  • AU summit to recognise political legitimacy in Madagascar
    09 july 2003 11:18:00
    Saint Denis- Reunion (PANA) -- The presence of Marc Ravalomanana this week at the second summit of the African Union (AU) in Maputo, Mozambique will mark Madagascar's grand return to the great African family, analysts observed here. Full text...

  • EU to grant Madagascar 20 million euro as budget support
    08 july 2003 23:45:00
    Saint Denis- Reunion (PANA) -- The European Union is expected to release 20 million euro to Madagascar as part of a second instalment of the emergency budget support programme to the Grand Island. Full text...

  • Exploration agreement signed in southeastern Algeria
    07 july 2003 23:35:00
    Algiers- Algeria (PANA) -- An oil exploration agreement on the Hamra perimeter in Illizi (2,000 km southeast of Algiers) was signed here Monday between the national hydrocarbon company, Sonatrach and an Algerian-Tunisian joint company, Numhyd. Full text...

  • Burkina Faso beat CAR 3-0 to qualify for CAN 2004
    07 july 2003 08:56:00
    Bangui- Central African Republic (PANA) -- Burkina Faso qualified for CAN 2004 Sunday after beating Central African Republic (CAR) 3-0 at the Barthelemy Boganda Stadium of Bangui in their last round match of the Cup of Nations preliminaries. Full text...

  • Mauritius stuns Madagascar 2-0 in crucial CAN tie
    06 july 2003 17:59:00
    Port-Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- Visiting Mauritius beat Madagascar 2-0 Sunday in their last Group 10 Cup of Nations tie to deny the home side a chance to catch up on Egypt, who finally picked the group's ticket to the 2004 finals on 9 points. Full text...

  • New Malagasy envoy presents letters of credence
    03 july 2003 10:28:00
    Saint-Denis- Reunion (PANA) -- Madagascar's new Ambassador, Bruno Ranarivelo has presented his letters of credence to President France Albert René of the Seychelles, undertaking to invigorate ties between the two countries. Full text...

  • Former CAR Prime Minister obtains asylum in France
    28 june 2003 19:30:00
    Bangui- Central African Republic (PANA) -- Former Central African Republic (CAR) Prime Minister Martin Ziguele left Bangui Friday for France via Libreville, Gabon, a communiqué from Communication minister Parfait Mbaye announced here Friday afternoon. Full text...

  • Air France steps up weekly fights to Antananarivo
    28 june 2003 16:31:00
    Antananarivo- Madagascar (PANA) -- French carrier Air France has announced four weekly flights between Antananarivo and Paris starting this Sunday. Full text...

  • London cancels 5.3 million dollars of Madagascar's debt
    27 june 2003 23:35:00
    Antananarivo- Madagascar (PANA) -- Britain has cancelled 5. Full text...

  • Air Austral resumes flights to Nosy-Bé, Majunga
    27 june 2003 20:37:00
    Saint-Denis- Reunion (PANA) -- Reunion's Air Austral, the main regional airline flying to Malagasy provinces from Saint-Denis, will resume flights to Majunga city and Nosy-Bé Island on 3 July, official sources said. Full text...

  • Cardoso's assassin complains of isolation
    26 june 2003 23:18:00
    Maputo- Mozambique (PANA) -- Anibal dos Santos Junior ("Anibalzinho"), one of the six men sentenced to long prison terms for the November 2000 brutal murder of Mozambique's top investigative journalist, Carlos Cardoso, has complained that he was subjected to "excessive isolation" in Maputo's top security prison. Full text...

  • Central African FA fires coach over poor performance
    24 june 2003 18:13:00
    Bangui- Central African Republic (PANA) -- The Central African Football Federation has dismissed national football team coach, Burkinabe Idrissa Traore for producing "unsatisfactory results" and alleged failure to comply with the terms of his contract. Full text...

  • President Offmann visits Madagascar
    22 june 2003 15:58:00
    Port Louis- Maurice (PANA) -- President Karl Offmann of Mauritius is due in Antananarivo Sunday at the invitation of his Malagasy counterpart Marc Ravalomanana. Full text...

  • 3,000 Congolese refugees in CAR await repatriation
    21 june 2003 17:46:00
    Bangui- Central African Republic (PANA) -- Three thousand refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) living in the Molangué camp, 120-km from here took advantage of Friday's World Refugee Days to press for their repatriation. Full text...

  • Club side beats Central African national team
    19 june 2003 12:22:00
    Bangui- Central African Republic (PANA) -- AS Tempete Mocaf, the leading club in Group B of the Central African football championship beat the national team 2-0 in a friendly match played on Wednesday at the Barthelemy Boganda stadium in Bangui. Full text...

  • Algeria, Italian company sign gas sale contract
    18 june 2003 22:31:00
    Algiers- Algeria (PANA) -- Algeria's National Hydrocarbon Company (Sonatrach) and the Italian company Mogest, Compagnia Italiana del Gaz, a branch of the Falcione group, Wednesday signed here a long-term sale contract for natural gas. Full text...

  • 25 percent of Malagasy births not recorded
    18 june 2003 10:06:00
    Antananarivo- Madagascar (PANA) -- At least 25 per cent of children in Madagascar have no civil registry files because their births were not registered, according to officials at the ministry of Children and Population. Full text...

  • WFP extends emergency aid appeal for Madagascar
    17 june 2003 17:55:00
    Johannesburg- South Africa (PANA) -- Against the backdrop of continuing drought and recent cyclones that severely damaged infrastructure, the World Food Programme (WFP) said Tuesday it was extending its emergency appeal for food aid to Madagascar until the end of 2003. Full text...

  • Madagascar, Egypt to clash in a CAN tie
    16 june 2003 20:22:00
    Antananarivo- Madagascar (PANA) -- Madagascar's Scorpions are all set to lock horns next Friday with Egypt in the African Cup of Nations qualifying series of matches. Full text...

  • Malagasy President seeks blessings from the Vatican
    16 june 2003 15:25:00
    Antananarivo- Madagascar (PANA) -- Malagasy President Marc Ravalomanana has gone to the Vatican to invoke prayers from Pope John Paul II for the success of his policy in the island nation. Full text...

  • Central African Republic, EU hold political talks
    14 june 2003 18:05:00
    Brussels- Belgium (PANA) -- Political consultations are afoot here between the European Union and a delegation from the Central African Republic led by Prime Minister Abel Goumba, in connection with the unconstitutional accession to power of the new regime in Bangui. Full text...

  • Madagascar ratifies AU Constitutional Act
    14 june 2003 12:07:00
    Antananarivo- Madagascar (PANA) -- Madagascar has ratified the African Union (AU) Constitutional Act, becoming the 52nd Member State of the continental organisation to do so, official sources in Antananarivo have said. Full text...

  • AU aids Central African refugees
    12 june 2003 15:37:00
    Bangui- Central African Republic (PANA) -- The African Union (AU) Commission Thursday donated 50,000 dollars to the Central African Republic (CAR) to help refugees and internally displaced people uprooted by military and political crises in the country. Full text...

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