Nigerians react to Makinde’s declaration of N48bn assets Our

by Our Reporter Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde on Monday made public his campaign promise to declare his assets openly. The current value of Makinde’s companies...

Former Sundowns player shot dead in South Africa

by Agency Reporter Former South African football player Marc Batchelor was shot dead outside his home in Johannesburg on Monday, local media reported on Tuesday. The...

UN calls for closure of immigrant detention centre in Libya

By Hadiza Mohammed The United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) on Monday called for closure of detention centre of illegal immigrants in Libya. “We...

Sudan paramilitaries ‘torture’ civilian to death – doctors

By Agencies Sudan’s feared paramilitaries have beaten and tortured to death a civilian in a town in war-torn Darfur, a doctors committee linked to the protest movement said Tuesday.

Somalia to honour TV host killed by Al-Shabaab with annual award

By Abdur Rahman Alfa Shaban with AP The Somali government will roll out an annual award scheme in honour of Hodan Nalaye, a Somali-Canadian TV host who was killed...

Mozambique gets first female presidential aspirant: Alice Mabota

By Abdur Rahman Alfa Shaban Mozambicans will for the first time have a woman on the ballot paper when they go to the polls in October this year to...

Nigeria v Tunisia: Nothing but pride at stake

By Victor OkoyeTwo regions on the African continent; Nigeria and Tunisia, will battle it out for nothing but pride in the third place playoffs of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON)...

Ethiopia PM’s security advisor elected new leader of Amhara region

By Reuter Ethiopia’s Amhara Democratic Party (ADP) named the security adviser to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed as head of the restive Amhara region on Monday after his predecessor was...

Affordable unique South African art on display

New unique South African art pieces revealed at the Turbine Art Fair in Johannesburg. The fair brings together galleries, emerging artists and new buyers from across the country, to...

Senate calls for National Security Summit

by Agency Reporter The Senate on Tuesday called for immediate convocation of a National Security Summit to address insecurity in the country. This following a point...

Life gets harder as Zimbabwe records high inflation

By Africanews The prices of basic commodities are soaring in Zimbabwe, as the country records an inflation rate of 175.66%, the highest ever in the last decade.

Five die in Algeria celebrating team’s victory over Nigeria

By Agencies At least five persons were killed and 13 others injured in a traffic accident in eastern Algeria during celebrations of the country’s qualification to the final of...

DR Congo: First case of Ebola in Goma

By Africane Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo are calling for calm after the announcement of the first case of the Ebola virus in the eastern city of...

Fasoranti killing: NOA urges Nigerians to unite against criminals, stop stereotyping crimes

By Priscilla Osaje The National Orientation Agency (NOA) has called on Nigerians to desist from politicising crimes in the country and unite in finding solutions to the problem.