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French foreign minister arrives in Sudan to meet new leaders

France’s foreign minister arrived in Sudan on Monday to meet with the country’s new leadership, weeks after the formation of the transitional government. Sudan's state-run...

Cote d’Ivoire to receive $740,000 drought payout

The African Risk Capacity Insurance Limited (ARC) has confirmed that it will pay out $738,835 to Côte d’Ivoire following the severe rainfall deficits experienced...

Ghana hit by 10% increase in transport costs

All bus, mini-bus and taxi fares in Ghana have risen by 10%. According to The Ghana Private Road Transport Union, the increase was because of...

Somaliland sets tough rules on Somalia talks

The self-declared independent Somaliland has given tough conditions for future dialogue with Somalia on bilateral relations after the last talks collapsed in Turkey in...

Kenya men 1500m world champion Manangoi pulls out of Doha

World men 1500 meters champion, Elijah Manangoi, has withdrawn from the Doha 2019 IAAF World Championships on Tuesday due to an injury he picked...

Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia resume Nile Dam talks

Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan have resumed talks over the $4 billion dam Addis Ababa is building on its share of River Nile. The project has...

Zimbabwean doctors on strike over alleged abduction of colleague

Zimbabwean doctors from private and public hospitals went on strike on Monday and demonstrated in the capital against the alleged abduction of Zimbabwe Hospitals...

Faces of Africa – Mugabe: The Old Man and the Seat...

https://youtu.be/qMLKYRU2_Uw The late Robert Gabriel Mugabe was Zimbabwe’s former president and the longest serving leader in Africa. Mugabe was born in 1924 to a Malawian father...

Eritrea, Sudan agree to cooperate on military and security decisions

Sudan and Eritrea on Monday agreed on cooperation in military and security fields. Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki on Monday concluded an official visit to Sudan...

Political newcomers claim win in Tunisian elections

Two political outsiders appear to have stunned Tunisia’s political establishment, claiming victory after Sunday’s first round of a presidential election. With formal results yet to...
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