CAN 2022: Mohamed Salah qualifies Egypt in extremis for the quarter-finals

Egyptian striker Mohamed Salah and his teammates celebrate Egypt’s victory over Ivory Coast in the round of 16 of the Africa Cup of Nations, at the Japoma stadium in Douala, Cameroon, January 26, 2022 . CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP It’s a classic. A poster that comes back like a pretty chorus that would be hard … Read more

CAN 2022: in Garoua, “crazy love” of Cameroonians fans of Mohamed Salah

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Iliassou Nana Bah, vice-president of a Mohamed Salah fan club, in Garoua, Cameroon, January 11, 2022. JOSIANE … Read more

In the footsteps of Mohamed Kamel, Ahmed Belhireche and Fayçal Hamrouche, the three Algerian migrants who died on rails in the Basque Country

People hold a banner in front of Saint-Jean-de-Luz-Ciboure station, during a demonstration called for by local associations, on October 13, 2021, the day after the death of three migrants and the injury serious of another who were struck by a train. FRANCK LAHARRAGUE / AFP A dull ringing announces the passage of a train. In … Read more

Mohamed Mbougar Sarr, a funny and cerebral Goncourt

Senegalese writer Mohamed Mbougar Sarr, after receiving the Goncourt prize, in Paris, on November 3, 2021. BERTRAND GUAY / AFP Back to the rat race (albeit with respect for barrier gestures), at Drouant’s. After a 2020 edition which saw the winner, Hervé Le Tellier, crowned for The Anomalies (Gallimard) by videoconference, the Goncourt returned to … Read more

The 2021 Goncourt Prize for Mohamed Mbougar Sarr and his novel “The Most Secret Memory of Men”

The Senegalese Mohamed Mbougar Sarr, 31, seduced the jurors with the novel “The Most Secret Memory of Men”. RICHARD BOUHET / AFP The Goncourt Prize was awarded to Mohamed Mbougar Sarr for The Most Secret Memory of Men (Philippe Rey / Jimsaan), Wednesday November 3. After a 2020 edition which rewarded Hervé Le Tellier (for … Read more