Nigeria’s Buhari asks countrymen to brace for more sacrifices as he fixes country damaged...

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday called on his countrymen to brace for more sacrifices as he continues to fix the damage done to the economy by...

Paul Put resigns as coach of the Harambee Stars of Kenya

Paul Put has resigned as coach of the Harambee Stars, the Kenyan Football Federation has confirmed. BBC reported that the 61-year-old Belgian stepped down for "personal reasons." But...

Nigerian minister of finance asks World Bank, IMF to label multinational tax evaders as...

The Nigerian Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, is fed up with the sweet talk but no concrete actions. She has asked the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and...
Anglophone secessionists

Another day of horror in Cameroon, 38th law enforcement officer killed, eyes pulled off

Another law enforcement officer was killed in Cameroon on Sunday; his eyes pulled off and his gun snatched, by Anglophone secessionists who are demanding independence from the...

Africa’s most prominent filmmaker, Idrissa Ouédraogo, is dead

Idrissa Ouédraogo, one of Africa's most prominent filmmakers, is dead. He died in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, on Sunday at the age of 64. Ouédraogo was...

Zimbabwe mourns Morgan Tsvangirai

Zimbabweans are mourning opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai who died of colon cancer last week in a South African hospital. He was 65. BBC reported that a memorial service...

Nigeria releases 475 Boko Haram suspects for rehabilitation

 At least 475 suspected Boko Haram members have been released in Nigeria, the ministry of justice said in a statement on Sunday. More than 25, 000 people have...

Cows invade Nigerian runway preventing plane from landing

Nigerian authorities apologized on Saturday after cows invaded an airport runway and prevented an aircraft full of passengers from landing. The incident took place in Akure, the capital...

Renowned professor who fought for the preservation of African culture is dead

A renowned Nigerian author, playwright and literary icon, Professor Akinwumi Ishola, who fought for the preservation of the African culture and traditions, is dead. Professor Ishola who hailed...

From 40, 000 car crashes in 1976 to 4,000 in 2017, Nigeria’s Buhari congratulates...

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, on Saturday, congratulated the road safety agency for drastically reducing accidents on Nigerian roads in the past 30 years. The Federal Road Safety Corps...

21 dead, 22 injured in Boko Haram suicide bombings in Nigeria 

Three Boko Haram suicide bombers killed 18 people and injured 22 in the northeastern Nigerian state of Borno on Friday night, police said. The total number of those...
Cyril Ramaphosa

South Africa’s Ramaphosa hails “new dawn”, warns of tough decisions

South Africa will face “tough decisions” as it works to repair its economy after years of stagnation, new President Cyril Ramaphosa said in a sober address on...
Hailemariam Desalegn

Breaking: Ethiopia declares state of emergency

Ethiopia on Friday declared a state of emergency, a day after Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn resigned. Desalegn announced on Thursday his intention to step down amid unrest and...
Gulfstream G500

Gulfstream G500 Jet launches in Nigeria

The all-new Gulfstream G500 business jet made its Nigerian debut this week, with Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation’s senior executives visiting Nigeria to give current and potential customers an...

African finance leaders fly to New York, vow to stop illicit financial flows

It was the same old vows repeated once again in New York on Thursday, using the same old statistics that Africa loses about $80 billion annually in...

Nigerian military places only $8500 bounty on Boko Haram leader’s head

It's only N3 million or $8500 reward for credible information leading to the arrest of Nigeria's deadliest killer and leader of terror group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau. Boko...
Hailemariam Desalegn

Breaking: Ethiopia prime minister resigns following unrest

The Prime Minister of Ethiopia resigned on Thursday following mass unrest in the east African country. Hailemariam Desalegn announced he had submitted his resignation as prime minister and...

Breaking: Cyril Ramaphosa elected South Africa’s President

South African lawmakers on Thursday elected Cyril Ramaphosa as the country’s new president, a day after Jacob Zuma resigned following a slew of scandals and corruption allegations against...

Morgan Tsvangirai, Zimbabwe’s opposition leader, is dead

Morgan Tsvangirai, Zimbabwe’s longtime opposition leader and former Prime Minister, who fought former President Robert Mugabe tooth and nail, has died. He died in a South African hospital...
Jacob Zuma

President Jacob Zuma of South Africa resigns

President Jacob Zuma of South Africa has resigned following a slew of scandals and corruption allegations leveled against him. Mr. Zuma resigned on Wednesday night after nearly nine...

FOLLOW US

86,708FansLike
124FollowersFollow
27FollowersFollow

LATEST

Nigerian minister of finance asks World Bank, IMF to label multinational...

The Nigerian Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, is fed up with the sweet talk but no concrete actions. She has asked the Organisation for...

Another day of horror in Cameroon, 38th law enforcement officer killed,...

Anglophone secessionists
Another law enforcement officer was killed in Cameroon on Sunday; his eyes pulled off and his gun snatched, by Anglophone secessionists who are demanding...

Africa’s most prominent filmmaker, Idrissa Ouédraogo, is dead

Idrissa Ouédraogo, one of Africa's most prominent filmmakers, is dead. He died in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, on Sunday at the age...

Zimbabwe mourns Morgan Tsvangirai

Zimbabweans are mourning opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai who died of colon cancer last week in a South African hospital. He was 65. BBC reported that...

Nigeria releases 475 Boko Haram suspects for rehabilitation

 At least 475 suspected Boko Haram members have been released in Nigeria, the ministry of justice said in a statement on Sunday. More than 25,...