Fayemi Charges Muslims to Pray for Peace, Prosperity at Iftar

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi on Friday joined scores of Muslim leaders in the state to break their fast at the Government House banquet hall, Ado-Ekiti. Fayemi while...

Responding to COVID-19 in Africa Survey Shows People in Africa Still Experiencing Substantial Economic...

As the world battles new COVID-19 variants and supply of vaccines remains critically low in Africa, African Union Member States must find the balance between minimizing threats from COVID-19 and the indirect...

Morocco recalls envoy in Berlin over Western Sahara

Morocco has recalled its ambassador in Berlin over the Germany's stand over the disputed Western Sahara territory. Morocco said Germany had been involved in hostile actions that would harm...

Ada Ehi’s Live Performance of “Never Go Down” feat. Limoblaze is so Uplifting

Ada Ehi renders an uplifting live performance of “Never Go Down” featuring Limoblaze, the first track off her “Born Of God” album. Watch the performance below: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=op_KzphaHAs]

Davido is in the Running for Father of the Year – Check Out the...

Davido is so excited as his daughter, Imade is turning a year older. He gifted his daughter, a Range Rover ahead of her coming birthday. In the video, which has received almost...

Cameroon bans automatic pistols’ sale over insecurity

Cameroonian minister Paul Atanga Nji has announced a ban on the sale of automatic pistols in the country citing rising insecurity. The ban was announced after a meeting with...

Once a stop on the smuggling route, Kenya becomes heroin hub

By Rédaction Africanews with afp Esther Wanjiru started using heroin at 16 to dull the pain after her baby died, first smoking, and now injecting the opioid which has...

Senegalese star boxer Souleymane Cissokho on the road to world title

French boxer Souleymane Cissokho trains in California ahead of a big boxing night in Arlington, Texas, where he will face Great Britain’s Kieron Conway. Cissokho hopes to reach higher rankings in...

Predominantly Afro-Italian cast in Netflix series ‘Zero’ makes history

The protagonists of "Zero" hope the series — which focuses on second-generation Black Italians and is based on a novel by the son of Angolan immigrants — will help accelerate public acceptance...

Temporary patent-waiver move a ‘sign of hope’ Analysis

Rhoda Odhiambo BBC health reporter, Nairobi The World Health Organization (WHO) has welcomed a move by the US government to support a temporary patent waiver on coronavirus vaccines, calling...

Mo Salah wins Athlete Advocate of the Year at the Laureus World Sports Awards

Liverpool and Egypt forward Mohamed Salah won the Laureus Athlete Advocate of the Year Award in Seville, Spain on Thursday. The awards, which were hosted in Seville but staged...

Mixed reactions in Uganda over ex-child soldier Dominic Ongwen’s ICC sentencing

By Rédaction Africanews Residents of Gulu, a city in northern Uganda and home town of Dominic Ongwen, have greeted the news of the former child soldier's sentencing by the...

Military chiefs quizzed over Nigeria’s dire security

Chris Ewokor BBC News, Abuja Military chiefs in Nigeria have appeared before the country's lawmakers, but the outcome of their meeting has been kept secret. They...

Rwandan journalist jailed for 10 years for terrorism

BBC Great Lakes A court in Rwanda has sentenced journalist Phocas Ndayizera and six others to 10 years in prison for terrorism charges. They were found...