President Muhammadu Buhari and his Ivorian counterpart, Mr. Alassane Ouattara, have expressed concern over the political instability in Togo, and warned the crisis could have regional consequences. Both leaders expressed their concern during a bilateral meeting in Abidjan on the margins of the 5th AU-EU Summit. “We must have a solution in...
Music legend,Tuface Idibia has lamented the slave trade currently going on in Libya. Tuface on Tuesday called on African leaders to take immediate action against those suffering in Libya. Libya has recently been criticized following claims of slave trade and human trafficking of immigrants going on in the country. Tuface on his...
Uganda has charged eight managers and editors of a daily newspaper with several offences including libel and computer misuse and a court ordered them detained until Dec. 5. The journalists have been in detention for nearly a week after police raided the premises of “Red Pepper” accusing them of publishing...
Former Zimbabwe finance minister Ignatius Chombo, who was arrested by the military two weeks ago, along with $10m cash,  appeared in court on Saturday to face corruption charges. It was Chombo’s first public appearance since his arrest and Robert Mugabe’s fall. He was reportedly found in possession of $10m cash. He had...
▪As death toll rises Death toll in Egypt’s bomb and gun attack in a mosque in North Sinai Province has risen to 235. Witnesses say the al-Rawda mosque in the town of Bir al-Abed, near al-Arish, was targeted during Friday prayers. It is the deadliest attack of its kind since an Islamist...