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Alleged Human Rights Violations: UN Calls For Rights Groups Access To...

The United Nations has again called for full access to Ethiopia's Tigray region to investigate alleged human rights violations.

Alleged coup: Rwanda bolsters force in car as rebels ‘held back’

The Rwandan and CAR governments have accused ex-President François Bozizé of backing the rebels and plotting a coup, which he has denied.

Kenya: WW1 History Endangered As Historical Site Falls Into Ruins

An important World War One historical site in Taita-Taveta county has fallen into ruins. The old Taveta Police...

Terrorism: UN Security Council Condemns Massacre Of Nigerian Farmers By Boko...

The United Nations Security Council has condemned in the strongest terms the terrorist killing of 43 farmers in Borno State on Saturday.

Ebola: DR Congo Announces End Of Latest Epidemic

The Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday declared the end ofthe country’s latest Ebola epidemic after the outbreak killed 55 peopleover the...

Mali: Ex-President Toure Given State Burial Tuesday

Mali held a state funeral on Tuesday for former president Amadou Toumani Toure, an emblematic figure who steered the troubled nation...
Outbreak: WHO Declares Coronavirus Pandemic

COVID-19: Vaccine Alone Won’t End Pandemic – WHO

The head of the World Health Organization said Monday that a vaccine would not by itself stop the...

Ethiopia: UN Warns Of War Crimes In Spiralling Conflict

The United Nations warned Friday of possible war crimes in Ethiopia’s northern region of Tigray, after 10 days of fighting that the...

Air Strikes: 90 Killed As Syrian Fighters, ISIS Clash

Clashes in the Syrian Desert between pro-government forces and holdouts of the Islamic State group have killed at least 90 combatants this...

Senegal: Grand Magal Pilgrimage Holds Despite Covid-19 Pandemic

Tens of thousands of Muslims gathered at Senegal's holy city of Touba on Monday, for the annual Grand Magal- a pilgrimage which...

Kuwait: New Emir Sworn-In After Death Of Ruler

Kuwait on Wednesday swore in its new emir, Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, and prepared to receive the body of his half-brother, the...

Mali: Court Fixes Friday To Hear Suit Challenging Ecowas Sanctions

The ECOWAS Court of Justice has fixed Friday to hear two interlocutory applications in a case instituted by two associations in Mali...

Republic Of Guinea Bissau :Buhari Jets Out Thursday For National Day...

President Muhammadu Buhari will, on Thursday, leave Abuja for Bissau to attend ceremonies celebrating the National Day of the Republic of Guinea...

Dormitory Fire: Ten Tanzanian Schoolchildren Killed

Ten Tanzanian schoolchildren were killed when a dormitory at a privately-owned primary school in the north of the country caught fire, a...

Rape: Liberia Declares National Emergency On Alarming Rate Of Sexual Assault

Liberian President George Weah has declared rape a national emergency and has ordered new measures to tackle the problem after a recent...

COVID-19 Fight: Un General Assembly Adopts `Omnibus Resolution’

The United Nations General Assembly, UNGA has approved an “omnibus resolution’’  seeking a comprehensive and coordinated global response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mali Crises: Experts Propose 2-Year Transition With President Chosen By Junta

Experts appointed by Mali’s military junta on Friday proposed a two-year transitional government led by a president chosen by the army, according...
Senegalese Soldiers and COVID-19

Peacekeeping: Coronavirus Hits Senegalese Troops Deployed To The Gambia

Scores of Senegalese soldiers deployed to neighbouring Gambia have tested positive for Coronavirus, a Senegalese army official said on Thursday.

Fraud Trial: UK Court Orders P&ID To Make Interim Payment Of...

The Federal Republic of Nigeria Thursday appeared in the English High Court for a scheduled hearing. The hearing followed...
Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)

Single Currency: ECOWAS Postpones Launch

The West African regional body, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has postponed the launch of it planned single currency...

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