Africa

Read the latest news from Africa covered by Iranian media.

Iran Says in Talks with Abuja to Resolve Sheikh Zakzaky Issue

Iran Says in Talks with Abuja to Resolve Sheikh Zakzaky Issue

Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran has highlighted the country’s consultations with the Nigerian government over the conditions of top Shiite cleric Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky.
US Push to Use Mechanisms in Iran Nuclear Deal Ludicrous: Rouhani

Iran Eyes Growing Ties with Mauritania

President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani has called for the expansion of ties with Mauritania in various fields at the highest level.
Kenya Calls for Joint Ventures with Iran in Housing Sector

Kenya Calls for Joint Ventures with Iran in Housing Sector

Kenya has invited Iran to take part in housing projects in the African country.
Iran Ready to Implement Development Projects in Algeria

Iran Ready to Implement Development Projects in Algeria

Iran’s Minister of Roads and Urban Development has expressed Tehran’s preparedness to implement development projects in Algeria saying that Iran is willing to transfer its experience of modern technologies to the African nation.
Hassan Rouhani - President of the Islamic Republic of Iran

Iranian President Felicitates Algeria on National Day 

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has congratulated the National Democratic Republic of Algeria on the occasion of the country’s National Day.

Iran Hails Successful Elections in Tunisia

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi has expressed pleasure with the successful holding of the first round of presidential and parliamentary elections in Tunisia.

Iran, South Africa Discuss Closer Trade Cooperation

The head of Iran’s National Standards Organization has discussed closer bilateral trade with representatives of South Africa’s minister of trade and industry.
US Will Fail to Extend Iran’s Arms Embargo: Spokesman

Iran Condoles with Zimbabwe over Mugabe’s Death

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi has offered condolences over the demise of former Zimbabwean president, Robert Mugabe.

Ousted Zimbabwe Dictator Mugabe Dies at 95

The former president and overthrown dictator of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe has died at a Singapore hospital at the age of 95.

Sudan’s al-Bashir Admits Getting $25m from Bin Salman

The former president of Sudan, Omar al-Bashir, has told a court that he received $25 million from Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.