Those against my gov’ship ambition are behind molestation allegation – Ex-Minister

…lauds investigation by IGP, demands probe of key political actors in Delta State Ex-Minister, Kenneth Gbagi, on Saturday said that the recent molestation allegations against him are the...

Senegalese Beach Cleanup Efforts

By Kizzi Asala with AFP Environmental activist Medoune Ndoye alias Medza, has been on a mission for months to clean up the coastline of his native town Bargny...

LeBron James unhappy with Breonna Taylor ruling

By Jerry Fisayo-Bambi They are only one win away from the NBA finals after their Thursday victory over the Denver Nuggets, but a lot would be remembered about...

Arsenal players name baby gorillas in Rwanda

Samba Cyuzuzo BBC Great Lakes Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has named a baby gorilla Igitego, meaning Goal in Kinyarwanda, in Rwanda's first virtual naming ceremony for baby mountain...

Experts explain Africa’s coronavirus infection drop

Rhoda Odhiambo BBC Africa Health, Nairobi A panel of experts gathered by the World Health Organization (WHO) has listed a number of factors that may be pushing the spread...

‘Vast areas under water’ in South Sudan

by bbcafrica "Vast areas of along the River Nile are now under water" according to the UN's humanitarian coordinator for the country Alain Noudéhou.

Mali’s interim president sworn in

by bbcafrica Mali's new president has been sworn into office, five weeks after the overthrow of Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta. Former Defence Minister Bah Ndaw, 70, was...

Rusesabagina: We formed rebel group but ‘not for terror’

Samba Cyuzuzo BBC Great Lakes At a court hearing in the Rwandan capital, Kigali, Paul Rusesabagina, the man portrayed as a hero in Hollywood movie Hotel Rwanda about the...

Nigerian hotel workers stripped over alleged theft

Chris Ewokor BBC News, Abuja A group of human rights lawyers in Warri, southern Nigeria, is seeking compensation for four hotel workers who were allegedly stripped naked by their...

Ten migrants drown trying to reach Mayotte

by bbcafrica Ten migrants from the Comoros, including a seven-year-old child, have drowned while trying to make their way to the island of Mayotte - a French...

US mulls two-year limit for many African student visas

by bbcafrica Proposed new US immigration measures could leave many African students in the country having to reapply for visas in the middle of their degree courses.

Elumelu, Muyembe and Tambadou among world’s most influential people – Time Magazine

By Rédaction Africanews Nigerian philanthropist Tony Elumelu is one of the most recognizable African names on Time Magazine's 100 most influential people list for 2020. Through...

South African Airports Prep for International Flights

As South Africa will open its borders on October 1 following the public address given by President Cyril Ramaphosa highlighting the nations significant drop in daily new coronavirus infections, Transport Minister Fikile...

Senegalese Goalkeeper Édouard Mendy Signs €24M Contract with Chelsea

By Kizzi Asala with AFP Senegalese football player, Édouard Mendy, has signed a 24 million euro five-year contract with Chelsea - making him the most expensive Ligue 1 goalkeeper...