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 president Muhammadu Buhari and the country’s acting president Yemi Osinbajo are meeting in London, the Presidency said on Tuesday. “AgP More...

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By BBC On Friday, April 7th, 2017

Anti-Zuma protests across South Africa

Protesters are marching in cities across South Africa including Cape Town, Durban, and the capital, Pretoria calling for the removal of President Jacob Zuma. The protests come after Mr Zuma’s sacking of a 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 BBC On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Somali elections: Mogadishu traffic ban ahead of presidential vote

A traffic ban has been imposed and major roads sealed off in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, ahead of a presidential vote. MPs will gather at the airport to elect a new head of state. On Tuesday evening, suspected More...

By BBC On Monday, January 30th, 2017

Trump executive order: US judge temporarily halts deportations

A US judge has issued a temporary halt to the deportation of visa holders or refugees stranded at airports after President Donald Trump issued an order barring entry to them for 90 days. The American Civil Liberties More...

By Punch On Monday, January 30th, 2017

Nigeria’s Kaduna Governor El-Rufai should produce herdsmen he offered money – Apostle Suleman

The General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleman, on Sunday challenged the Federal Government to compel the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, to produce the Fulani herdsmen he gave money. The More...


Ivory Coast president says agreement reached with soldiers over bonuses

Abidjan, Ivory Coast (CNN)Amid unrest in cities across the nation, Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara announced Saturday the government reached an agreement with soldiers who have been demanding pay bonuses. Some More...

By VOA On Sunday, December 25th, 2016

Netanyahu: UN Vote Was ‘Reckless and Destructive’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday at his Cabinet meeting that the Israeli government and the United States administrations have agreed “over the decades” that the U.N. Security Council More...

By BBC On Friday, December 9th, 2016

Ghana election commission website hit by cyber attack

Hackers have targeted the website of Ghana’s electoral commission as votes are counted after tightly contested elections. The commission says the website is up again, and an attempt to put up “fake More...

By Ken BredemeieR On Thursday, December 1st, 2016

Clinton’s Popular Vote Lead Expands but Trump Still President-elect

Democrat Hillary Clinton will not be the next U.S. president, but her popular vote lead over President-elect Donald Trump continues to expand in late ballot counting. On Thursday, her lead grew to more than 2.5 More...