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North Africa hit by brain drain of ICT graduates

NORTH AFRICA The migration of talent from highly skilled information and communication technology (ICT) professionals from North African countries to high-income EU Member States contributes to the brain drain in the region . According to a World Bank report World Development Report 2021: Data for a better life, the main …

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How COVID pushed Africa to plan for a vaccine revolution

A shipment of AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccines lands in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. The African Union wants most vaccines to be produced on the continent by 2040.Credit: Sia Kambou / AFP / Getty Driven by the pandemic, African leaders are on track to increase their vaccine manufacturing capacities and strengthen the continent’s …

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Hirak: Algerians protest against arrest of students

Algerians have taken to the streets to demand the release of students arrested during the anti-government demonstration by the Hirak movement on Friday. On Sunday, hundreds of people gathered in front of the Sidi Mohamed court in the capital Algiers. Authorities arrested activist and poet Mohamed Tadjadit and six others. …

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