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African Union calls for Gambian President Yahya Jammeh to handover power...

“If we fail the people of The Gambia, we will be failing Africa. We've come a long way. Democracy in Africa is thriving” says...

Kenya lecturers threaten to go on strike as doctors’ strike enters...

Kenya Public University lecturers have threatened to go on strike if the government fails to implement a salary increment deal agreed in 2013. According to...

Construction of the tallest building in Djibouti begins

Djibouti is set to get a brand new 23 storey twin towers building estimated to be worth 70 million US dollars meant to be...

Private plane ferrying gold crashes in Zimbabwe

A private plane carrying gold worth over a million dollars crashed in Zimbabwe on Monday According to News24, the plane carrying at least 22 kilograms...

Tanzania President Magufuli discourages issuing of relief food

The government of Tanzania will not be releasing food aid to people facing famine in the country, but encourages the people to work harder...

Kenya’s AU candidate promises visa-free travel across Africa

Kenya’s Foreign Affairs secretary Amina Mohammed and the country’s candidate to the African Union Commission Chairperson position has pledged to abolish travel visa in...

Nigerian politicians considering offering asylum to Gambia’s President

Nigerian politicians  to consider granting asylum to The Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh after a motion was proposed. Nigeria’s House of Representatives are expected to debate...

China to invest 40billion dollars in Nigeria

China’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Mr Wang Yi, has said that China will be investing an additional 40 billion dollars in the Nigerian economy on...

President Ernest Bai Koroma visits Israel in a first-ever visit to...

Sierra Leone’s President Ernest Bai Koroma visits Israel in hopes to “rekindle” his country’s relationship with Israel. “Sierra Leone and Israel relations pre-date independence of...

Uganda members of parliament raise money for the national football team

The members of Parliament in Uganda have raised approximately 59,260.45 US dollars (215 million Ugandan shillings) for the Ugandan football national team, Cranes. According to...
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