Will the Latest CAR Peace Deal Hold?
The eighth peace deal signed between the government and the rebels since the conflict began, is fundamentally different from the rest because it contains provisions on the key issues - but a potentially divisive issue will be the composition of the expected inclusive government, writes Mohamed M Diatta for Institute For Security Services.
Central African Republic: Will the Latest Central African Republic Peace Deal Hold?
ISS, 25 February 2019
The 6 February peace accord between the Central African Republic (CAR) government and 14 recognised armed groups is the eighth such agreement since the country descended into… Read more »
A street in Bangui.
ANGOP, 12 February 2019
The Angolan Foreign Affairs minister, Manuel Augusto, said on Monday in Addis Ababa, that Angola expects that the peace agreement signed on February 5 by the Central African… Read more »
Central African Republic: Central African Ambassador - Peace Agreement Has Ended War
SNA, 10 February 2019
The Ambassador of the Central African Republic to Sudan, Ibrahim Abdalla, affirmed that the peace and reconciliation agreement, which was signed by the Central African Parties in… Read more »
Central African Republic: Russia-Brokered Truce Takes Effect in CAR
CAJ News, 13 February 2019
A LONG-AWAITED peace agreement, brokered by Russia, between the government of the Central African Republic (CAR) and 14 armed groups, has at last taken effect after the final… Read more »
Thomson Reuters Foundation, 13 February 2019
Yaounde - People fleeing war, natural disasters or violence within their own countries could be costing countries a combined $13 billion a year, a new study released on Wednesday… Read more »
Central African Republic: Unicef Outlines Key Actions So Peace Deal Can Make Real Difference for Children
UN News, 18 February 2019
Hailing the recent peace agreement signed by 15 warring parties in the Central African Republic (CAR), the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) stressed on Monday that "now is the time for… Read more »
Central African Republic: Major Tasks Ahead of the New Prime Minister
Cameroon Tribune, 27 February 2019
Firmin Ngrebada will start by forming a government of national unity to end years of internecine civil strife. Read more »
Central African Republic: WFP Airlifts Food to Thousands
VOA, 28 February 2019
The World Food Program is airlifting 36 metric tons of life-saving food to 18,000 people in Zemio, Central African Republic. The WFP reports Zemio, a region 1,000 kilometers east… Read more »
Central African Republic: 900,000 Dropouts to Be Returned to School
Cameroon Tribune, 4 March 2019
Launched over the weekend, the scheme seeks to offer education to 90 per cent of dropouts. Read more »