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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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, ...

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...

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...

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...

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...

British govt’ll support FG to curb spread of monkey pox

The British Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria, Laure Beaufils, has assured that his government would support the Federal Government in its efforts to curb 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...

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...

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...

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...

ANALYSIS: Liberia’s Elections – The Next Test for Democracy

Ravaged by a 14-year-old civil war and the Ebola epidemic, Liberia is presently reeling with election fever. The air is palpable with excitement as...

‘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...

APC not involved in Anambra killing – Police

The Anambra State Police Command on Sunday debunked reports that three persons were killed in Onitsha last Friday during the commencement of the governorship...

RTI COALITION URGES PERMANENT MISSIONS IN GENEVA TO MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR...

PRESS STATEMENT:   RTI COALITION URGES PERMANENT MISSIONS IN GENEVA TO MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR GHANA TO PASS THE RIGHT TO INFORMATION (RTI) LAW   The Right to Information...

Nigerian Army Begins Free Medical Outreach In Abia

The Nigerian Army has launched a free medical outreach in Ovim, Isuikwuato Local Government Area of Abia, as an integral part of the ongoing...

(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...

FG tells court-Nnamdi Kanu is in Abaribe’s custody.

The Federal Government has replied to Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe’s application seeking to withdraw as one of the sureties for the leader of the proscribed...

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,...

NNPC’s 25 billion dollars scandal and the hypocrisy of Buhari’s anti-Corruption...

Read the PDP press statement below... The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) wishes to express our shock at the loud silence of President Muhammadu Buhari on...

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,...

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...

NUJ cancels proposed illegal award on Dino Melaye

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has declared as illegal, the proposed ‘Senator of the Year Award’ to Sen. Dino Melaye (Kogi-APC) by the...

INEC says Anambra election will be one of the biggest ever

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says Anambra election will be one of the biggest it has ever conducted. Chairman of INEC, Prof Mahmood Yakubu,...

INEC to release over 200,000 new PVCs for Anambra’s Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disclosed that over 200,000 voters registered in the on-going continuous voters’ registration in Anambra State. The National Commissioner...

Killings: Plateau youths to seek justice at ICJ

A socio-cultural organisation, Irigwe Youth Movement, has said it will contact the National Human Rights Commission and International Court of Justice in The Hague,...