COAT OF ARMS
Government: Untiary Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: Hery Martial Rajaonarimampianina
Population: 24,430,325 (2016)
Land Size: 587,041 sq km (226,658 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Mon - Nov 20, 2017: Madagascar President Ends Visit to Angola - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[ANGOP] Luanda -The President of Madagascar, Hery Rajaonarimampianina, left Angola last Sunday morning, after paying a 24-hour work visit, during which he had a meeting with his local counterpart, João Lourenço.
- Mon - Nov 20, 2017: Human Rights - Sudan, Somalia and Madagascar - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[PR Newswire] Strasbourg, France -MEPs call for an end to the arbitrary detention of journalists in Sudan, condemn the terrorist attacks in Somalia, and express their concern regarding the upcoming elections in Madagascar.
- Mon - Nov 20, 2017: Angola and Madagascar Sign Cooperation - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[ANGOP] Luanda -Angola and Madagascar officially signed bilateral cooperation on Saturday during an audience the President João Lourenço granted to his guest Malagasy counterpart, Hery Rajaonarimampianina.
- Mon - Nov 20, 2017: Agriculture Binds Angola and Madagascar Together - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[ANGOP] Luanda -Angola is available to gather the experience of Madagascar, an island country on the southeastern coast of Africa, whose economy is mainly based on the sectors of agriculture and livestock.
- Fri - Nov 17, 2017: Plague Outbreak - Where Does It Still Exist and Could It Spread? - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[The Conversation Africa] An outbreak of plague has been occurring in Madagascar, with more than 2,000 cases and 170 deaths reported since August 2017.