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Africa Pushing for Permanent Representation in UN Security Council

For ten years Africa has been  pushing for greater representation in the United Nations Security Council. CCTV's Robert Nagila explores Africa's efforts - and...

Chinese president wraps up trip to Great Britain

Chinese President Xi Jinping has concluded his United Kingdom trip. And just hours ago boarded an Air China plan to return to Beijing. Earlier...

ISIS claims blast that wounded 4 near Egypt pyramids

Four people were wounded on Friday by a bomb planted at a Cairo intersection near the Pyramids, the interior ministry said, and ISIS claimed...

Police officer killed, seven injured in Egypt bomb blasts

Four people including two Egyptian policemen were wounded when a bomb they were trying to defuse exploded in Cairo near the pyramids Friday, while...

Tanzanian albino attacks on the rise ahead of polls

Attackers in Tanzania tried to hack the genitals off a man with albinism, media reports said Friday. This attack comes just two days before...

Tanzania Polls Run-up: Media role and coverage in elections queried

As the clock ticks to the Tanzania's nail biting election, sharp focus is turning to media coverage and the question on everyone's mind is,...

Ghana football boss hits out at head coach Avram Grant

Ghana's Premier League Football chief has hit out at the coach of Ghana's national team, Avram Grant. Wellbeck Abra-Appiah labelled Grant a "lazy man" because...

Côte d’Ivoire president strives to show progress the country is making

Days before presidential elections in Cote d'Ivore, President Alassane Ouattara is trying to show that the country has moved on from years of political...

President Xi wraps up third day of visit to Britain

After multi billion-dollar investment deals and agreements ranging from visas to cyber security, it was time for a few pints of beer and a...

#FeesHaveFallen trends in South Africa’s after President ruled out fee increase

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma ruled out fee increases for universities next year following a week of nationwide protests by students that culminated in...
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