Cameroun Government Agents Kill English Speaking Citizens

Security forces opened fire on demonstrators who were calling for independence at rallies on Sunday, killing several people. Internet services has been shut down in Cameroon’s English-speaking areas after clashes involving activists and human rights organizations in the English speaking territories. The Anglophone side has claimed unequal representation More...

by Tao News Cameroun Correspondent | Published 3 weeks ago
By Editor On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

Nigeria’s Buhari, Osinbajo meet in London

Buhari, Osinbajo meet in London President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the president’s office at the State House, Abuja on March 13, 2017. PHOTO: PHILIP OJISUA Nigeria’s ailing More...


Seized N13bn cash: Nigeria’s agency searches ex-gov Obi, Mu’azu, others’ condos

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in Nigeria, on Tuesday, searched the apartments of the immediate past Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi; and a former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji More...

By Harun Maruf On Monday, April 10th, 2017

New Somali Army Chief Survives Assassination Attempt

The new Somali army chief, General Ahmed Mohamed Jimale Irfid, has survived a suicide car bomb attack that killed at least 15 people near his convoy in Mogadishu, government officials said. The blast occurred minutes More...

By Everest Amaefule On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

World Bank approves $57bn for Nigeria, others

The World Bank Group has announced the approval of $57bn for Nigeria and other sub-Saharan African countries for the next three years. A statement issued by the bank in Abuja on Monday said the World Bank Group More...

By CNN On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Egypt’s ex-President Mubarak to be freed

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will be free soon, according to Egypt’s official news agency al-Ahram. Egypt’s prosecution office has ordered his release, the news agency said. On March 2, More...

By AP On Monday, March 13th, 2017

Chief: African Union Needs Troop Surge in Somalia

MOGADISHU, SOMALIA —  The head of the African Union mission in Somalia is seeking a surge in troops to help the country’s military control areas won back from extremist group al-Shabab, saying the Somali National More...

By Stephanie Busari On Monday, March 13th, 2017

Nigeria tells citizens: Stay away from US for time being

Nigeria has advised against non-essential travel to the United States after some citizens had their visas canceled and were denied entry. In one case, a doctor was refused entry at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International More...

By Sophie Morlin-Yron On Monday, March 13th, 2017

Award-winning photos capture farmland life in rural Africa

In the arid farmlands of Burkina Faso, a young boy takes a bite from a ripe, bright yellow mango, as he looks out over the muddy waters of Lake Bam and the local cattle who come here to drink. Whether for fish or More...

By Thomas Page On Monday, March 13th, 2017

Colossal 3,000-year-old statue unearthed from Cairo pit

A team of archaeologists has discovered a giant 3,000-year-old statue thought to depict Ramses II, in what the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities is describing as “one of [its] most important archaeological More...