Africa

Okonjo-Iweala Wins Forbes 2020 “Africa Person Of The Year” Award

Okonjo-Iweala Wins Forbes 2020 “Africa Person Of The Year”...

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been named Forbes Africa Person of the Year 2020.

Tigray Conflict: TPLF says it is still fighting government troops

Tigray Conflict: TPLF says it is still fighting government...

The TPLF says it has retaken Axum city in spite of government's denial

'Nigerians Not Required To Pay Up To $15,000 Visa Bond' – US Mission

'Nigerians Not Required To Pay Up To $15,000 Visa Bond'...

The United States Mission in Nigeria says the country is not currently part of the...

Mali Ex-president Amadou Toure Is Reportedly Dead

Mali Ex-president Amadou Toure Is Reportedly Dead

Former Malian President, Amadou Toumani Toure, is dead.

Ivory Coast President re-elected with 94% of votes

Ivory Coast President re-elected with 94% of votes

President Alassane Ouattara won 99% in some of his strongholds

Ivory Coast: Ouattara takes early lead as 30 die In election violence

Ivory Coast: Ouattara takes early lead as 30 die In election...

The president is expected to win re-election after opponents called for a boycott

US concerned over 'inconsistent'  election results in Guinea

US concerned over 'inconsistent' election results in Guinea

The US said the polls were 'not transparent'

COVID-19: South Africa’s President self-quarantines

COVID-19: South Africa’s President self-quarantines

The president is currently not showing symptoms of COVID-19 infection

Nigeria's Candidate, Okonjo-Iweala Elected as the Director General of the World Trade Organization

Nigeria's Candidate, Okonjo-Iweala Elected as the Director...

Nigeria’s nominee for the office of the director-general of the World Trade Organisation,...

More than 20 people killed in post-election unrest in Guinea

More than 20 people killed in post-election unrest in Guinea

The government had previously put the number of dead at 10

#EndSARS:Nigerian Youths divided over conspiracy theories

#EndSARS:Nigerian Youths divided over conspiracy theories

EndSARS Protests in Nigeria slowly losing steam

Jailbreak: 'Islamist' Rebels free 1,300 inmates in Congo

Jailbreak: 'Islamist' Rebels free 1,300 inmates in Congo

Only about 100 inmates remained in the prison

End SARS: Protesters Arrested In Egypt, Nigerian Government Denies Involvement

End SARS: Protesters Arrested In Egypt, Nigerian Government...

Abike has denied the Nigerian government involvement in the Nigerians’ arrest in...

Dozens killed in spate of attacks in central Mali

Dozens killed in spate of attacks in central Mali

A witness said he saw nine bodies at the military base and helped transport 20 wounded...

WTO DG Position: South African President, Ramaphosa Reveals Preferred Candidate

WTO DG Position: South African President, Ramaphosa Reveals...

"At a time when international organisations need to be repurposed, Dr. Okonjo-Iweala...

Mali: N’Daou, Coup Leader Sworn In As President, Goodluck Jonathan Witnesses

Mali: N’Daou, Coup Leader Sworn In As President, Goodluck...

"Today, we witnessed the swearing-in of His Excellency Mr. Ba N’Daou and Colonel...

Ten students burn to death in Tanzania school fire

Ten students burn to death in Tanzania school fire

seven others sustained serious injuries