Emmanuel Macron

 
France's armed forces chief quits after row with Macron over budget cuts
France's armed forces chief quits after row with Macron over budget cuts
France's top military chief resigned Wednesday after a war of words with Emmanuel Macron over budget cuts that posed the biggest test yet of the...
Macron faces hurdles, despite massive boost
Macron faces hurdles, despite massive boost
French President Emmanuel Macron’s upstart party, En Marche! (Forward!), won a...
Meet one of the women credited with Emmanuel Macron's success: Sibeth Ndiaye
Meet one of the women credited with Emmanuel Macron's success: Sibeth Ndiaye
37-year-old Sibeth Ndiaye is making a name for herself as the communications advisor to French President Emmanuel Macron. Born in Dakar, she quickly...
The new French president's hands may be too tied to work with Africa
The new French president's hands may be too tied to work with Africa
On May 7, the French people spoke and elected Emmanuel Macron as their next president of the Republic. He was inaugurated on Sunday. Gathering...
French vote doesn’t secure democracy
French vote doesn’t secure democracy
In December last year the electoral rout of liberalism by the far right, still crowing after Brexit in June and the election of Donald Trump in...
Emmanuel Macron wins French presidency
Emmanuel Macron wins French presidency
Emmanuel Macron was elected president of France on Sunday with a business-friendly vision of European integration, defeating Marine Le Pen, a...
Why are former colonies in Africa so important to France?
Why are former colonies in Africa so important to France?
France's presidential candidates are all too well aware of the importance that their country attaches to Africa and the former colonies. In the...
Gloves off in French presidential live TV bout
Gloves off in French presidential live TV bout
Far-right candidate Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron have clashed over France’s economy, security and Europe in an ill-tempered televised...
Macron's optimistic centrist vision for France
Macron's optimistic centrist vision for France
France holds its final-round presidential election on Sunday with Emmanuel Macron the favourite to win against Marine Le Pen. The stand-off between...
French presidential elections: What you need to know
French presidential elections: What you need to know
France heads to the polls in two rounds of voting on April 23 and May 7 to elect a new president who will inherit a country looking for change, and...