Africa

Nairobi Hairdressers Scavenge for Human Hair to cut costs amid COVID-19 crisis

Nairobi Hairdressers Scavenge for Human Hair to cut costs...

The demand for cheap second-hand 'human hair' has increased in Nairobi

Mozambique Declares Second Virus Emergency

Mozambique Declares Second Virus Emergency

This is the second time the country has declared a health emergency

Cameroon Closes Down Church That Claims COVID-19 Does Not Exist

Cameroon Closes Down Church That Claims COVID-19 Does Not...

The government has ordered Church officials to follow COVID-19 protocols or face...

Zambia’s Education Minister, David Mabumba, Sacked Over Viral Sex Video

Zambia’s Education Minister, David Mabumba, Sacked Over...

Zambia’s education ministerhas been sacked over viral sex video

Dozens Killed in Sudan, South Sudan Inter-Communal Fighting

Dozens Killed in Sudan, South Sudan Inter-Communal Fighting

Sudan’s Interior Minister Al Tirefi Iddris said Monday in Khartoum the government...

Former UK Prime Minister, Gordon Brown Backs Okonjo-Iweala's WTO-DG Bid, Ngozi Reacts

Former UK Prime Minister, Gordon Brown Backs Okonjo-Iweala's...

The former UK Prime Minister claimed that Dr Okonjo-Iweala, from Nigeria, would...

Coronavirus: Morocco shuts down major cities after cases Spike

Coronavirus: Morocco shuts down major cities after cases...

The country recorded its biggest count of COVID-19 infections yesterday

South Africa Closes Schools Again After COVID-19 Spikes

South Africa Closes Schools Again After COVID-19 Spikes

Academic year will be extended beyond the end of 2020 in the country

"Nigerians Are Taking Over Our Economy"- Kenyan Professor,...

XN Iraki has raised the alarm over the influence of Nigerian churches, movies and...

In an historic first, Sudan’s Bashir stands trial over 1989 Coup

In an historic first, Sudan’s Bashir stands trial over...

Bashir could face the death penalty if found guilty over his role in the 1989 coup...

Charles Taylor's ex-wife returns to Liberia

Charles Taylor's ex-wife returns to Liberia

She returns to country following dismissal of war crimes against her

Sudan protesters reject anti-Islamist reforms

Sudan protesters reject anti-Islamist reforms

The reforms come after long-time ruler Omar al-Bashir was ousted last year following...

WHO Concerned over new Ebola Outbreak in DR Congo

WHO Concerned over new Ebola Outbreak in DR Congo

56 Ebola cases have been recorded, since the new wave reportedly started in June

US moves to seize ex-Gambian leader, Yahya Jammeh’s $3.5m mansion

US moves to seize ex-Gambian leader, Yahya Jammeh’s $3.5m...

The property was procured 10 years ago

Kidnappers 'release dozens of hostages' in Cameroon

Kidnappers 'release dozens of hostages' in Cameroon

It is not yet clear if a ransom was paid for their release.

Goodluck Jonathan Bags ECOWAS Appointment

Goodluck Jonathan Bags ECOWAS Appointment

Goodluck Jonathan has been appointed by the ECOWAS as a special envoy to lead the...

Coronavirus: SA Thieves Begin looting Liquor Stores after Alcohol Ban

Coronavirus: SA Thieves Begin looting Liquor Stores after...

The Ban on alcohol, according to the SA president, is to take pressure off the health...

Ivorian vice president resigns, days after prime minister's death

Ivorian vice president resigns, days after prime minister's...

The former vice president says he left because of "reasons of personal convenience

Nelson Mandela's daughter Zindzi dies at 59

Nelson Mandela's daughter Zindzi dies at 59

She is reported to have died on Monday morning

South African church attack: Five dead after 'hostage situation'

South African church attack: Five dead after 'hostage situation'

40 persons have been arrested in connection to the incident

Dogs ‘Digging Up Children’s Graves’ in Mozambique

Dogs ‘Digging Up Children’s Graves’ in Mozambique

over 343 graves dug up by dogs over a week