An Israel-Sudan relationship in the offing?

Israel reportedly in talks with several African nations, including Sudan, to allow flights from Israel to South America in their airspace.Gary Willig, 11/25/2018, 9:53 PM

'Chad and Israel will fight terror together'

PM welcomes President of had Idriss Deby on first visit by leader of African nation since countries severed ties in 1972.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2018, 8:23 PM

Israeli doctor gives course in Africa on pediatric orthopedics

Dozens of African doctors attend course, the first of its kind, training them to fix pediatric orthopedic deformities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2018, 11:51 AM

Israel to establish relations with Chad?

Israel has reportedly been holding contacts over the last three months to establish official diplomatic relations with Chad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2018, 4:16 AM

Chabad’s got a house on Zanzibar — Cote d’Ivoire, too

Chabad emissaries aim to reach tourists, businessmen, and aid workers in two African countries.JTA, 8/25/2018, 8:27 PM

Bar Ilan's first Nigerian student aims to reduce poverty at home

Bar-Ilan University's first Nigerian international MBA student launches business venture aimed at alleviating poverty in Africa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2018, 12:10 PM

New campaign aims to bring solar-powered lighting to Africa

Hanergy's innovative thin-film solar-powered 'Humbrella' may increase access to clean and free electricity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2018, 12:01 AM

'We can push out the Iranians'

Capping off first visit to Africa by an Israeli defense minister in decades, Avigdor Liberman says newfound cooperation helps combat Iran.Tzvi Lev, 3/22/2018, 6:52 PM

Israeli inspiration in Africa

Young Jewish leaders from Boston visit Kenya to learn more about Israel's international aid activities in Africa.Mordechai Sones, 3/4/2018, 7:29 PM

UN blasts Israel's infiltrator relocation plan

UN calls on Israel to find alternative solution 'in line with international standards' for dealing with illegal infiltrators from Africa.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2018, 4:43 PM

Stabbings in Africa response to Trump's Jerusalem announcement?

Nigerian man in Gabon stabs Danish citizens, claims it was 'retaliation' for US recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel.Gary Willig, 12/17/2017, 5:23 PM

Israel joins 'Power Africa' initiative

PM Netanyahu says he believes Israel, US, and Africa can 'work together to secure a better future.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2017, 2:33 PM

Africa-Israel summit postponed indefinitely

Summit in Togo with 54 African countries called off amid pressure from PA, Arab nations, and South Africa.JTA, 9/12/2017, 8:16 PM

Israel in South Africa's sights

South Africa working to impede strengthening of ties between Israel and other African nations.Nitsan Keidar, 8/20/2017, 10:28 PM

Jewish teen recognized for providing Africans with soap

Armed with soap, Sydney Kamen targets disease and poverty in the Third World.JTA, 8/12/2017, 11:35 PM

Abbas seeks to turn Africa against Israel

PA chairman urges African nations to condition relations with Israel on end of "occupation".Dalit Halevi, 7/4/2017, 3:05 AM

PM's bodyguards tussle with bodyguards of Togolese president

Meeting between PM Netanyahu and Togolese President Gnassingbé postponed after fight breaks out between their security teams.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2017, 6:42 PM

Watch: Tanzanian Scientists find ways to fight off Malaria

Researchers in African countries find new and innovative ways to enhance Mosquito repellents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2017, 12:26 PM

Tanzanian Masai protect African wildlife

The Maasai Tribes of Tanzania were once the animal killers of Africa, now they fight to preserve wildlife.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2017, 12:33 PM

Troops enter Gambia as former president refuses to step down

West African troops enter Gambia in a bid to depose defeated ruler, Yahaya Jammeh, who is still clinging to power despite losing election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2017, 1:06 AM

Netanyahu offers Israeli technology to African nations

Netanyahu and UN Ambassador Danny Danon hold special event focusing on Israeli innovation in Africa and developing countries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2016, 2:16 AM

Chabad rabbis encounter crime and spirituality in Africa

Rabbi Shmuel Notik had an eye opening experience when he was intercepted by six men armed with knives in Nairobi.Cnaan Liphshiz, 9/8/2016, 3:04 AM

Finding Africa's voice - in Israel

Israel is officially inviting Africa to have a say in the Middle East peace process and that is not a small thing. Andi Pacurar, 8/30/2016, 1:52 PM

New UN symposium for Israeli technology in Africa

Israel’s Ambassador Danny Danon is set to host an event at the UN called "Israeli Innovation & Technologies in Africa".Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/22/2016, 6:11 PM

'Africa’s future depends on Israel'

Christian African leaders met and planned with Natan Sharansky over the Jewish Agency's work on the continent.Rachel Kaplan, 7/27/2016, 2:47 PM

How 'hard-liner' Netanyahu pulled off a diplomacy trifecta

On the Turkish, Egyptian and African fronts, Prime Minister Netanyahu is proving the conventional wisdom wrong.Ron Kampeas, 7/13/2016, 3:03 AM

Netanyahu makes historic visit to Africa

Marking 40 years since the Entebbe raid in which his brother Yoni was killed, Netanyahu visits Africa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2016, 8:39 AM

Rivlin wants stronger ties with Africa

President Rivlin meets with Ivory Coast FM, declares that Israel aims to obtain observer status in the African Union.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2016, 2:22 PM

Netanyahu looks to changing Africa for new Israeli allies

Netanyahu will make a major visit to African nations in the coming weeks, capping off a serious campaign to form a regional alliance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2016, 12:59 PM

African Muslim leaders visit as Israel-Africa ties strengthen

Imams and other religious leaders from six African countries visit Jewish state, meet top officials, as part of Israeli pivot to Africa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2016, 11:49 AM

New Knesset caucus will bring Israel and Africa closer

Netanyahu says time has come for Israel-Africa strategic alliance; 'Israel is coming back to Africa; Africa is coming back to Israel.'Ari Soffer, 2/29/2016, 3:50 PM

Experts warn ISIS menace is rising in Africa

A coalition of Libyan ISIS rebels and Boko Haram could be a game-changer on the continent, with ISIS know-how already revamping Boko Haram.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2015, 10:21 PM

Israel to Seek Bigger Role in African Development

PM Binyamin Netanyahu offers Israeli innovation to the world at 2015 World Expo. 'If we pool our resources...we can help many countries.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2015, 8:56 PM

Israel's Top Ally in Africa Loses in Elections

Goodluck Jonathan, who revolutionized Israel ties, replaced by Muhammadu Buhari, Muslim former military ruler thought to have Islamist bent.Ari Yashar, 3/31/2015, 9:37 PM

ISIS Accepts Boko Haram Pledge of Allegiance

'Caliphate expands to West Africa,' ISIS spokesperson says in recording, after Nigerian terrorist group vows loyalty.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2015, 10:40 PM

Nigerian Islamists Follow ISIS Fad, Burn Civilians Alive

After ISIS burns Jordanian pilot to death on camera, Boko Haram terrorists use their methods in massacring 90 civilians in Cameroon.Ari Yashar, 2/5/2015, 4:16 PM

Israeli Businessman Behind PA UN Bid Rejection

Businessman working abroad in Africa said to be behind other defenses of Israel, quietly helped rally support against PA.Hezki Baruch, 12/31/2014, 4:28 PM

Al-Qaeda Releases Video of French and Dutch Hostages

Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb releases a video showing two hostages begging for their lives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2014, 4:12 AM

Nigerian Tourist Under Isolation in Jerusalem; Ebola Feared

Doctors say the chances of the tourist actually having the virus is low; test results to air Saturday night.Tova Dvorin, Chicago, 9/5/2014, 8:03 PM

Ebola Outbreak Reaches African Capital

Guinea confirms lethal virus has infiltrated capital of two million, suspected cases in neighboring Liberia and Sierra Leone.Ari Yashar, 3/28/2014, 3:02 PM

Islamists Threaten to Assassinate French President

Al-Qaeda linked group vows Jihad against France for sending troops into Mali last year to root-out terrorists.Tova Dvorin, 3/24/2014, 5:52 PM

Israel Pledges 24 Million Shekel in Aid to Africa

Marking 50 years of diplomatic relations, Israel and Germany launch joint effort to combat poverty in Africa.Tova Dvorin, 2/11/2014, 9:35 AM

US Evacuates Staff from South Sudan

US Embassy provides evacuation flight, closes Consulate in Juba as sectarian fighting continues.Tova Dvorin, Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2014, 12:28 PM

African Leaders Try to Negotiate Peace in South Sudan

Flaring violence since December 15 in struggle between President Salva Kiir and former deputy Riek Machar. Over 1,000 thought to be dead.Ari Yashar, 12/27/2013, 12:58 PM

Angola Denies it Banned Islam

Angolan officials deny reports that the African nation had banned Islam, begun demolishing mosques.Ari Soffer, 11/26/2013, 4:07 PM

Obama: Captured Al-Qaeda Leader Will Face Justice

The United States will continue to go after Al-Qaeda-linked groups in Africa, says President Barack Obama.Elad Benari, 10/9/2013, 2:15 AM

Israel Strikes Deal to Deport Illegal African Immigrants: Report

Israel has struck a deal to deport up to 2,000 illegal Eritrean immigrants to unnamed African country in return for supplying military aid.Rina Tzvi, 6/5/2013, 3:33 PM

Hundreds Complete Annual Pilgrimage to Africa's Oldest Synagoge

Hundreds of Jewish worshippers completed an annual pilgrimage to Africa's oldest synagogue, amid heightened security. Arutz Sheva staff, 4/29/2013, 10:21 AM

Al Qaeda Terrorists Kill 3, Hold Americans, Others Hostage

Al Qaeda-linked terrorists are holding Americans and other foreign nationals hostage after seizing a gas field in southern Algeria.Chana Ya'ar, 1/17/2013, 3:46 PM

Top General Warns: African Al-Qaeda to 'Export' Violence to US

U.S. General Carter Ham urged a global fight against Al-Qaeda terrorist group based in Africa, saying it could "export violence" to the WestRachel Hirshfeld , 11/15/2012, 10:27 AM

Egypt's Morsi Returns From Second Africa Trip

Egyptian president, Mohammed Morsi, made a one day trip to Uganda to patch up diplomatic standings.Scott Krane, 10/9/2012, 3:35 PM

China Claims Trade With Africa Is Win-Win but Others Differ

The China-Africa trade forum FOCAC is holding its 5th Conference in Beijing.Amiel Ungar, 7/19/2012, 5:39 AM

Israel 'Feeds the Future' in Africa

MASHAV and USAID signed a memorandum of understanding to increase cooperation on food security to Africa. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/23/2012, 1:45 PM

Ousted Mali President 'Free and Unharmed'

After six days of speculation over the fate of toppled president Amadou Toumani Toure in Mali, the president says he is 'doing well'Gabe Kahn, 3/29/2012, 3:15 AM

Renegade Mali Soldiers Seek President's Ouster

A protest over the government's poor handling of a rebellion in Mali's north exploded into action as soldiers seized the presidential palaceGabe Kahn., 3/22/2012, 3:27 PM

Prosor: Western Africa is Hizbullah's Power Base

Israel's UN envoy Ron Prosor told the Security Council that West Africa has become Hizbullah's power base - and urged them to act.Gabe Kahn., 2/22/2012, 7:54 PM