Firecracker Toyeen: The Burden of Being in Too Many WhatsApp Groups

In December 2020, I decided to cut down the time I spent on social media so I could focus on spending time with God and receiving direction for 2021. I love social...

Museveni calls for Uganda Covid prayer day

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has declared Friday a public holiday to pray for the health workers and families affected by coronavirus. Social embed from twitter

Tems speaks on her relationship with God & Finding Joy as She Covers Genevieve...

On the cover of Genevieve Magazine’s Conversations Issue is the gorgeous, uber-talented singer, songwriter, producer, and BET “Best New International Act” Viewer’s Choice Awards 2021 nominee, Tems!  In her conversation...

Why the Nigerian service export model should mirror the Indian I.T Consulting model

by William Ukpe Last weekend, the Nigerian internet space was abuzz with conversations on the remuneration packages that Nigerian software developers should be paid compared to their American...

Senegal: Thousands mark ten year anniversary of protest that stopped ex-president from 3rd term

By Rédaction Africanews Thousands in Dakar, Senegal's capital on Wednesday commemorated the ten year anniversary of the June 23, 2011 protest that stopped former President Abdoulaye Wade...

Optimism in Libya after new push for peace by world powers

By Rédaction Africanews World powers gathered Wednesday in Berlin to seek lasting peace in Libya by ensuring the conflict-wracked North African country stays firmly on the path towards general...

Can five million trees make a difference in Ghana?

Alan Kasujja BBC Africa Daily podcast Ghana’s forests have been depleted. “Some forests now, especially in southern Ghana, have been reduced to dug out pits filled...

Museveni picks new Uganda army chief

Patience Atuhaire BBC News, Kampala Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has appointed Gen Wilson Mbadi as the country’s new army commander. He was promoted from deputy army...

Eke Ndukwe Kalu: The Power of Language

In sociology, there are three dominant theories used to critique and predict human nature and interactions. They are structural-functionalist, conflict, and symbolic interactionist perspectives. The first two arguments are like opposite ends...

Ambulances blocked in Tigray – nurse

Vivienne Nunis BBC Africa correspondent The Ethiopian military has categorically denied targeting civilians in Tuesday's airstrike on the village of Togoga in the Tigray region.

Ghana speaker condemned after anti-gay comment

Thomas Naadi BBC News, Accra The LGBT community has condemned Ghana’s speaker of parliament for saying that the country was taking urgent steps to enact clear anti-gay laws.

Boko Haram war has led to 350,000 deaths – UN

Will Ross Africa editor, BBC World Service A new United Nations report estimates that the 12-year conflict in north-east Nigeria has contributed to the deaths of nearly 350,000 people...

Burkina Faso attackers identified as mostly young people

Children and adolescents made up the bulk of an armed group in Burkina Faso which killed at least 160 people in an attack earlier this month, a government spokesperson quoted by the UN's...

Why the west and Russia clash over Russian mercenaries in CAR

By Rédaction Africanews with AP The United States, Britain and France accused Russian mercenaries on Wednesday of operating alongside Central African Republic forces and committing human rights violations...