[PRESS STATEMENT] THE #NOTTOOYOUNGTORUN MOVEMENT ON THE STATE OF THE AGE...

We welcome you to this press conference organized by the leadership of the Not Too Young To Run movement on the state of the...

Paul Kagame of Rwanda’s Acceptance Speech at the AU Summit

It is a solemn honour, to accept the call to serve as Chairperson of our Union. Thank you for your double trust. First as the...

Two prison inmates enlist for PhD

ABUJA – The Nigerian Prisons Service has said two of it inmates have enlisted for their doctorate degrees, urging Nigerians to stop discriminating against...

Minister of Aviation says Nigeria will soon get a national carrier...

The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika has revealed that the government is set to unveil a national carrier. He stated this in an interview...

Senior Special assistant to president Buhari on political affairs says 3...

Senior Special assistant to president Buhari on political affairs, Mr Gideon Sammani has urged Nigerians to rally around the president and support him for...

University of Ilorin bans female students from wearing hair attachments

University of Ilorin has banned all female students from using hair attachments. This was disclosed in a circular released on the campus yesterday, January 22nd. Any student...

(Photos) : 491 Libyan Returnees received at Port Harcourt International Airport

Officials of the Federal and Rivers State Governments on Sunday received the 491 Libyan returnees at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa. While the Federal Government delegation...

‘Ladies with low heights, bowed legs, stretch marks and bleached skin...

The Ghana Immigration Service has listed strict criteria that will see several applicants dismissed from the recruitment process. The agency of the government of Ghana...

PIDA Week: Improving Project Bankability Key to Bridging Africa’s Infrastructure Gap

Swakopmund, Namibia, 11 December 2017: Preparing a pipeline of bankable sustainable infrastructure projects is vital, participants of the Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa...

1994 Genocide Against the Tutsi in Rwanda: France’s history of obstruction...

The Government of Rwanda today released a report by Washington, DC, law firm Cunningham Levy Muse LLP documenting the role and knowledge of French...

LIBYA SLAVE MARKET:APDA CALL ON FG TO CREATE COTTAGE INDUSTRIES FOR...

Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently declare a state of emergency on youth unemployment in the country. In...

AFRICANS EXPRESS CONCERNS AHEAD OF WTO 11TH MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE IN BUENOS...

Africa Ambassadors and Experts in Geneva have outlined clear and unequivocal positions on issues ahead of the 11th World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ministerial conference scheduled...

African Ministers Reinforce Africa’s Position few hours Before Official Opening of...

African Trade Ministers have reinforced the position of the Geneva-based African Ambassadors and Experts a few hours before the opening of the 11th WTO Ministerial...

INTERNATIONAL ANTI-CORRUPTION DAY, 9TH DECEMBER 2017 STATEMENT BY THE GHANA CENTER...

The Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) calls on the government to seize the current pro-anticorruption political moment to take decisive and concrete action...

Libyan mayors hold historic meeting

Press statement Friday, 8 December 2017 Geneva, Switzerland  Libyan mayors hold historic meeting to promote their country’s stability The Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue (HD) commends Libyan mayors for coming...

FLASH REPORT* ZIMBABWE (from AU Situation Room)

Zimbabwe's main opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) says it will oppose any attempt by the army to stage a coup, amid reports of...

Liberia Supreme Court Hearing Threatens To Delay Election Run-off

Liberia’s Supreme Court said it will summon the country’s election commission on Thursday over a legal complaint backed by three political parties regarding the...

Suspected Boko Haram members kill 10 in Cameroon village

Suspected Boko Haram militants killed at least 10 villagers in northern Cameroon on Sunday night in what army and local officials said was revenge...

Kenyatta Declared Winner in Kenya Presidential Poll, Again

Uhuru Kenyatta has won Kenya's re-run presidential election, according to the country's electoral commission. With eight candidates listed on the ballot, Kenyatta, the incumbent, attained...

Somalia: Al-Shabaab retakes key town from African Union troops

Al-Shabaab fighters regained control of a key town in southern Somalia today, Garowe Online  reported. Just hours after African Union (AU) troops left Rasadaay, located 179 kilometres...

Biafra: BNYL announces day referendum will start

Biafra Nations Youth League, BNYL, says grassroots referendum activities will commence Monday next week. BNYL Leader, Princewill Obuka, said the group will converge in Akwa...

Somalia sacks security chiefs as attack toll hits 27

The death toll from a deadly attack on a hotel in Mogadishu rose to 27 on Sunday, prompting the Somali government to sack its...

Liberia Ruling Party Challenges Election Results

Liberia's ruling party is challenging the results of the first round of presidential elections in which its candidate was the runner-up. Unity Party accused the, ...

Kenya Opposition Leader Demands New Presidential Election

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga is demanding a new presidential election within 90 days, saying the country is in "grave danger" from political violence.He...

Burundi becomes first country to withdraw from International Criminal Court

East African nation, Burundi is the first country to withdraw from the International Criminal Court. An ICC spokesman confirmed that the pullout takes effect Friday,...

Alleged N2bn Fraud: Sagay, Others React To Maina’s Recall

More controversies continue to trail the recall of embattled former Chairman of the Presidential Task Force Team on Pension Reforms, MrAbdulrasheed Maina, as prominent Nigerians expressed concern over...

BVN: Funds In 46 Million Bank Accounts May Be Forfeited

Forty-six million bank accounts have yet to be linked to Biometric Verification numbers and the funds in them will likely be temporarily forfeited to the...

Nigeria, Turkey To Collaborate In Fight Against Terrorism, Arms Smuggling

President Muhammadu Buhari has said the country will collaborate with Turkey in the fight against terrorism and arms smuggling into Nigeria. The decision was one...

Court Fixes Friday For Evans’ Arraignment On Fresh Charges

The Lagos High Court Sitting in the Igbosere area of Lagos Island has fixed 0ctober 27, 2017  for the arraignment of suspected kidnap kingpin,...

INEC says 80 million Nigerians to vote in 2019

The Independent National Electoral Commission says there will be at least 80 million registered voters in Nigeria by 2019. The INEC Chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu,...