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Amy McConaghy



Morocco triples migrants’ jail terms over border storming

5 mins ago
A Moroccan appeals court more than tripled to three years prison sentences against 18 African migrants over the deadly storming of a Spanish enclave...

Kenyan lawmaker faces 67-year jail term

3 hours ago
Kenyan Member of Parliament, John Waluke, is facing a 67 years jail term after the High Court dismissed his appeal in a fraud case,...

Nigeria oil export terminal had theft line into sea for nine years

1 day ago
Officials in Nigeria discovered an illegal connection line from one of its major oil export terminals into the sea that had been operating undetected...


U.S. attempts to use Taiwan to contain China doomed to fail

2 months ago
Opinion Piece: The Author is Dr Zhou Pingjian, the Ambassador of China to Kenya.  In disregard of China's solemn representations, United States House Speaker Nancy Pelosi...

Impact of Russia-Ukraine conflict on global supply chains

6 months ago
The huge risk facing global supply chains has shifted from the pandemic to the Russia-Ukraine military conflict and the geopolitical and economic uncertainties it...

Pick a side and join the anti-Russia camp? Scholar: Africa is not a pawn

7 months ago
Since the Russia-Ukraine conflict broke out, western media have been demanding in their reports that "Africa should be silent no more." This condescending attitude has...