African Countries



  • روحانی 2017-10-14 14:36

    Rouhani calls for further coop. with Nigeria

    TEHRAN, Oct. 14 (MNA) – President Rouhani described deepening and cementing ties with African countries, especially Nigeria as a key principle of Iran's foreign policy.

  • اتحادیه آفریقا 2017-10-10 09:35

    AU ready to consolidate ties with Iran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 10 (MNA) – African Union (AU) officials, at a meeting with Iranian Foreign Ministry’s Director General for African Affairs Mehdi Aghajafari, welcomed development of cooperation with the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • لاریجانی و مالی 2017-10-08 09:40


    Iran supports independence of African countries

    TEHRAN, Oct. 08 (MNA) – Iran’s parliament speaker said Sat. that Iran has constructive relations with African countries in different fields, particularly with Mali, and has always been supportive of African countries’ independence.

  • Hausa TV 2017-10-03 10:06

    Iran to launch 1st TV channel for Africa

    TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – Islamic Republic of Iran’s Hausa Satellite Television, Hausa TV, which is Iran’s first television channel dedicated to Africa, will soon begin its activities.

  • Africa 2017-05-03 12:41

    UN demands more help for central African republic

    NEW YORK, May 03 (MNA) – The World Food Program (WFP) demanded Tuesday more funds to help the Central African Republic, a nation receiving each time less financial support and resources, and at the same time, facing one of the worst humanitarian crises in the planet.

  • تکواندو - تیم تکواندو بانوان نوجوان 2017-04-09 12:16

    Female taekwondo team collect four medals in Africa

    TEHRAN, Apr. 09 (MNA) – Iran’s female taekwondo squad bagged one bronze, one silver and two gold trophies on the opening day of the 1st Africa WTF President Cup G2.

  • fao 2017-03-28 12:36

    Latest FAO Report:

    Conflicts cause food insecurity for 30mn in near east, N Africa

    TEHRAN, Mar. 28 (MNA) – Food security and nutrition levels in the Near East and North Africa have sharply deteriorated over the last five years, FAO report says.

  • قزل‌آلا 2017-02-27 10:43

    Iran, Madagascar to launch fishery coop.

    TEHRAN, Feb. 27 (MNA) – Iran and Madagascar have voiced readiness to strengthen bilateral ties in reproduction of fishery products.

  • António Guterres 2017/02/08

    By: António Guterres:

    A continent of hope

    TEHRAN, Feb. 08 (MNA) – Far too often, the world views Africa through the prism of problems. When I look to Africa, I see a continent of hope, promise and vast potential. 

  • صادرات 2017-01-29 18:55

    Iran to facilitate knowledge-based products exports to Africa

    TEHRAN, Jan. 29 (MNA) – Deputy head of Office of International Business Development said the exports of Iranian knowledge-based products to African countries will be further facilitated.

  • food crisis 2016-12-10 10:10

    Urgent food aid needed in 39 countries, says FAO

    ROME, Dec. 10 (MNA) – Urgent food aid is needed in 39 countries  to face the lack of food caused by internal conflicts and meteorological phenomena, informed the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

  • Iran-Mauritania 2016-11-28 12:35


    Zionists after creating discord among Muslim states

    TEHRAN, Nov. 27 (MNA) – An official at the Iranian Parliament has noted that disagreements among Muslim countries are in line with policies of the Zionist regime. 

  • نجات مهاجران در دریای مدیترانه 2016-11-08 14:15

    Germany boosts aid to UN in Africa to deter Europe bound migration

    BERLIN, Nov. 08 (MNA) – Germany pledged a 61-million-euro hike in funding for UN relief operations in Africa so that fewer of its people undertake perilous odysseys to Europe according to local authorities.

  • توگو 2016-11-07 12:25


    Interventionism threats global peace

    TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has received Togolese foreign minister to discuss bilateral ties as well as developments in ME.

  • Rouhani receives French parliament speaker 2016-10-31 15:18


    Promote Iran’s status overseas for investment

    TEHRAN, Oct. 31 (MNA) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has addressed Iran’s ambassadors to countries around the world where he emphasized on promotion of Iran’s status and attractions for investments.

  • پتروشیمی کاویان 2016-10-30 17:56

    Mozambique to buy Iranian urea

    TEHRAN, Oct. 30 (MNA) – An official, while pointing to the plan to export petrochemical products to some African states, said talks have begun with Mozambique for shipment of urea cargos.

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    Iran welcomes constructive ties with Africa

    TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (MNA) – Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said that the development of relations with Ivory Coast as an important country in Africa is of interest to Iran.

  • کراپ‌شده - پرچم حرم امام رضا 2016-08-06 12:30

    Razavi holy shrine's flag presented to Sheikh Zakzaky

    TEHRAN, Aug. 06 (MNA) – Iranian cultural caravan of ‘Under the Shade of the Sun’, announced Imam Reza holy shrine's flag was presented to the leader of Muslims in West Africa Sheikh Zakzaky.

  • زکزاکی 2016-07-30 08:52

    IHRC renews calls for release of Zakzaky, IMN members

    TEHRAN, Jul. 30 (MNA) – IHRC has renewed its call on authorities to release the leader of Nigeria's Islamic Movement (IMN) and scores of his followers seven months after they were detained following a bloody military assault on the organization.

  • دیدار محمدجواد ظریف وزیر امور خارجه با ماکالا تامارا وزیر امور خارجه گینه کوناکری 2016-07-28 17:27

    Zarif meets his Guinean counterpart in African tour

    TEHRAN, Jul. 28 (MNA) – Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has met Foreign Minister of Guinea of Conakry Mrs. Makala Tamara during his West African tour on Thursday.

  • پارس جنوبی پایانه‌های نفتی نفتکش 2016-06-20 13:15

    Export of Iran’s LPG soars

    TEHRAN, Jun. 20 (MNA) – An official has announced that exports volume of Iranian Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) hit 80 thousand tons in the first two months of the current Iranian year (began March 20).

  • نفتکش گازبر 2016-05-22 15:22

    African countries buy Iran’s LPG

    TEHRAN, May 22 (MNA) – An official of Iran’s NIORDC told the media that the company has started exporting Iranian LPG to three African countries, Kenya, Tanzania, and South Africa.

  • شیخ زکزاکی 2016-04-04 13:27

    IMN member rejects Zakzaky’s blindness

    TEHRAN, Apr. 04 (MNA) – A member of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) has rejected the news that Sheikh Zakzaky has lost his eyesight.

  •     2016/04/03

    By: Parfait Onanga-Anyanga

    The Fight against Sexual Exploitation

    TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (MNA) –A few days ago, I woke up to yet another horrible allegation against peacekeepers serving in the UN Mission in Central African Republic (MINUSCA), the peacekeeping operation that I lead.

  • دیدار معاون وزارت دارایی آفریقای جنوبی با امیر عبدالهیان 2016-03-17 15:43


    New African policy to improve ties with black continent

    TEHRAN, Mar. 17 (MNA) – Deputy-minister for Arab and African affairs has addressed a group of African ambassadors to Tehran.

  • france-s korea 2016-02-24 23:16

    S Korea, France to hold talks on Africa

    SEOUL, Feb. 24 (MNA) – South Korea and France will hold a bilateral policy consultative meeting in Seoul on Friday to enhance their cooperation on Africa-related issues including development, anti-piracy efforts and security, Seoul's Foreign Ministry said Wednesday.

  • 85060.jpg 2016-02-17 11:46

    Iran, Africa to boost labor ties

    TEHRAN, Feb. 17 (MNA) – Iran’s deputy labor minister and AU Commissioner for Social Affairs have emphasized expansion of relations in the field of employment as well as provision of vocational training to African university graduates.

  • نفتکش 2016-02-16 11:32

    Iran launches gas oil exports to Africa

    TEHRAN, Feb. 16 (MNA) – NIOPDC managing director has announced the beginning of gas oil exports to African countries.

  •     2016-02-16 08:04

    Deputy-FM receives AU Commissioner for Social Affairs

    TEHRAN, Feb. 16 (MNA) – African Union Commissioner for Social Affairs has met with deputy-minister for Arab and African Affairs, discuss latest developments in the Middle East.

  • غنا.jpg 2016-02-14 22:29


    ‘Only Syrians’ should decide on their own future

    TEHRAN, Feb. 14 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has told Ghanaian president imperialist powers always worked to divide ‘independent countries’ to easily weaken those countries.