African Union Executive Council endorses ADB President Adesina for second term

The Executive Council of the African Union has supported Dr. Akinwumi Adesina’s candidacy for a second…

Somalia, UN seek humanitarian aid to avert food insecurity

Somalia’s federal authorities and the United Nations (UN) are calling for urgent humanitarian assistance to avert…

Arrest warrant issued against ex-President Jacob Zuma

A South African court has issued an arrest warrant for former President Jacob Zuma, after he…

Sudan’s Omar Al-Bashir Bags 2 Year-Jail Term

Former president of Sudan Omar al-Bashir should be detained for two years in a correctional centre…

Buhari Calls for Multilateral Approach to Combat Terrorism

President Muhammadu Buhari has recommended a multilateral approach to combat terrorism in the African, Caribbean and Pacific…

AfDB Shareholders Approve $115b Capital Increase

African Development Bank Shareholders have approved 115 billion dollars capital increase to stimulate Africa’s development and…

At least 10 Killed In Gold Mine Collapse In Burkina Faso

 At least 10 people lost their lives in the collapse of an artisanal gold mining site…

Algeria’s protesters march against ruling elite as elections approach

Algerian protesters vowed to keep up street rallies against the country’s ruling elite on Friday, rejecting…

ECOWAS Court Orders Prosecution of 2018 Benue Mass Killing Perpetrators

The Community Court of Justice ECOWAS on Friday ordered the Federal Government to investigate and prosecute…

Zambian leader calls for increased wheat production

Zambian President Edgar Lungu on Friday called on farmers to increase wheat production so that the…

PMB`s visit To South Africa Will Guarantee Safety For each Other`s Nationals – ARDI

President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent visit to South Africa over xenophobic attacks on Nigerians has psychological, spiritual…

XENOPHOBIC ATTACKS: Obiano Condemns Killings, Calls For Immediate End Of Violence

Obiano Condemns Xenophobic Attacks in South Africa. Appeals for Immediate end of Violence. The Governor of…

Updated: Swazi King denies ordering men to marry 5 wives

The Swazi government has vehemently denied reports that His Majesty King Mswati III ordered men to…

SCARCITY OF MEN: Marry 5 wives or be jailed, Swaziland King orders country men

The King of Swaziland, King Mswati III has made a declaration in the country that from…

PMB’s Aide partners ECOWAS Youth Council to tackle unemployment

Mrs Juliet Ibekau-Nwagwu, Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Justice Reform Sector has pledged to…

UN supports Mozambique with $13m for cyclone Kenneth damage

The United Nations will grant Mozambique and the Comoros Islands $13 million in emergency funds to…

Namibia exports beef, pork to China

Namibia has become the first African nation to export 21 tonnes of beef to China, world’s…

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir ousted in a military coup

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has been ousted in a military coup and consultations are under way…

Nurse who swapped over 5,000 babies in 12 years confesses, begs for forgiveness

A dying nurse has begged God for forgiveness while confessing that she swapped thousands of babies…

Police arrests six people, bank staff over $20 million counterfeit banknotes in Kenya

Kenyan police have seized $20 million of counterfeit banknotes that had been stored in a personal…

BUHARI: US congratulates Nigerians upon ‘successful vote’

The United States on Thursday congratulated Nigerians upon a ‘successful vote’ that handed president Muhammadu Buhari…

Mo Ibrahim Fdn Urges Cameroon Gov’t To Dialogue With Separatists

The foundation which ranks African countries on governance trends, issued a statement on Monday, calling on…

Gabon President To Recuperate In Rabat Not London

Ailing Gabonese President Ali Bongo Ondimba will be flown to the Morrocan capital, Rabat, for medical…

Gabon President Heading To London For Medical Recovery

Gabon’s sick president Ali Bongo Ondimba has recovered after he was admitted for severe fatigue on…

South Africa’s Home Affairs Minister, Malusi Gigaba Resigns

Embattled South African minister for Home Affairs, Malusi Gigaba has resigned his cabinet position, according to…

Gabon President Recovering In Saudi, Still In Charge – Presidency

The Gabonese presidency on Sunday gave an update on the health status of President Ali Bongo…

Thousands Of Child Soldiers Still Trapped In South Sudan War-U.N

South Sudan Thousands of child soldiers dragged into South Sudan’s civil war are unlikely to be…

Madagascar: Leading Candidates Optimistic, EU Observers ‘happy’

As election officials count votes, following Wednesday’s presidential poll, the frontrunners have expressed optimist about their…