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no responses. February 20, 2018 Enuwa Ochai

NNPC Calls For Closer Collaboration Among African Nations


NNPC Calls For Closer Collaboration Among African Nations

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has called for closer collaboration among African nations not only in oil and gas but across all sectors to boost […]

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no responses. February 18, 2018 Enuwa Ochai

Iran plane crash: All 66 people on board feared dead


Iran plane crash: All 66 people on board feared dead

Sixty-six people are feared to have been killed in a passenger plane crash in the Zagros mountains in Iran. The Aseman Airlines plane, en route from […]

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no responses. February 16, 2018 Enuwa Ochai

Ethiopia PM Hailemariam Desalegn In Surprise Resignation


Ethiopia PM Hailemariam Desalegn In Surprise Resignation

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has resigned unexpectedly, saying he hoped to end years of unrest and political upheaval. In a televised address, he said his […]

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Morgan Tsvangirai, the veteran Zimbabwean opposition leader

no responses. February 15, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Zimbabwe Opposition Leader Morgan Tsvangirai Is Dead


Zimbabwe Opposition Leader Morgan Tsvangirai Is Dead

Morgan Tsvangirai, the veteran Zimbabwean opposition leader who fought Robert Mugabe’s regime for many years, died on Wednesday after battling against cancer, a party official said. […]

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no responses. February 5, 2018 Alu Azege

Many Children Still Buried Alive Due To Cerebral Palsy, Says Couple


Many Children Still Buried Alive Due To Cerebral Palsy, Says Couple

Mr and Mrs Aondofa Anjira have  relentlessly supported parents whose children were born with Cerebral Palsy, through their organisation, having had two children of their own […]

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no responses. February 3, 2018 Enuwa Ochai

Migrant Crisis: Scores Feared Drowned Off Libyan Coast


Migrant Crisis: Scores Feared Drowned Off Libyan Coast

Ninety migrants are feared drowned after a boat capsized off the Libyan coast, says the UN’s migration agency. Three survivors said most of those who drowned […]

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President African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina,

no responses. January 17, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

AfDB Launches 2018 Edition Of African Economic Outlook Today


AfDB Launches 2018 Edition Of African Economic Outlook Today

Flagship report to highlight state of socio-economic performance, outlook and progress in 54 African countries  The African Development Bank is launching the 2018 edition of its […]

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no responses. January 15, 2018 Enuwa Ochai

Liberia’s President Sirleaf Expelled From Her Party


Liberia’s President Sirleaf Expelled From Her Party

Liberia’s outgoing president has been expelled from her own party, for allegedly failing to support its candidate to succeed her. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is accused of […]

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no responses. December 6, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Dangote Emerges Only African In Bloomberg 50 List Of 2017 Most Influential People


Dangote Emerges Only African In Bloomberg 50 List Of 2017 Most Influential People

Aliko Dangote has been honored  at the Bloomberg 50 annual gala dinner at New York’s iconic Gotham Hall. Bloomberg’s list of 50 most influential names (http://APO.af/hCnHFd) […]

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no responses. December 1, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

Togo: President Buhari, Five Other Leaders Demand Roadmap On Resolution Of Political Impasse


Togo: President Buhari, Five Other Leaders Demand Roadmap On Resolution Of Political Impasse

President Muhammadu Buhari and five other concerned West African leaders have called for an immediate roadmap to pave the way for negotiations between the Togolese government […]

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no responses. November 24, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

Breaking: Emmerson Mnangawa Sworn In As Zimbabwe’s New President


Breaking: Emmerson Mnangawa Sworn In As Zimbabwe’s New President

Emmerson Mnangawa has been sworn in as Zimbabwe’s new leader, following Robert Mugabe’s resignation this week after nearly four decades of rule. Mnangagwa, the country’s former […]

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no responses. November 24, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

Emmerson Mnangagwa To Be Sworn As Zimbabwe’s New Leader


Emmerson Mnangagwa To Be Sworn As Zimbabwe’s New Leader

Emmerson Mnangagwa is to be sworn in as Zimbabwe’s president, following the dramatic departure of Robert Mugabe after 37 years of authoritarian rule. The former vice-president […]

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no responses. November 22, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

Trafficking: ECOWAS Members Urged To Facilitate Repatriation Of Citizens From Libya


Trafficking: ECOWAS Members Urged To Facilitate Repatriation Of Citizens From Libya

ECOWAS member States are called to facilitate the repatriation of it’s citizens being trafficked in Libya. The president of Senegal Macky Sall made the call at […]

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no responses. November 21, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

Zimbabwe: Mugabe Must Quit – Ex-Vice President


Zimbabwe: Mugabe Must Quit – Ex-Vice President

Zimbabwe’s former vice-president, whose sacking led to last week’s army takeover, has urged President Robert Mugabe to resign immediately. Emmerson Mnangagwa said he fled abroad two […]

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no responses. November 20, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

Source: Zimbabwe’s Mugabe Agrees To Terms Of Resignation


Source: Zimbabwe’s Mugabe Agrees To Terms Of Resignation

An official source with direct knowledge of negotiations says that Zimbabwe’s long-time president Robert Mugabe has agreed to the terms of his resignation and a letter […]

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no responses. November 18, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

Zimbabwe: Crowds Gather to Protest Against Mugabe


Zimbabwe: Crowds Gather to Protest Against Mugabe

Tens of thousands of people have gathered in Zimbabwe’s capital Harare for a day of protests to demand the resignation of President Robert Mugabe. The rally […]

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no responses. November 17, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

Zimbabwe: President Mugabe ‘Resisting Calls To Resign’


Zimbabwe: President Mugabe ‘Resisting Calls To Resign’

Zimbabwe’s long-time President Robert Mugabe is reportedly refusing to step down immediately, despite growing calls for his resignation. The 93-year-old was put under house arrest during […]

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Africa Europe Youth Summit and the AU EU Youth Plug In Initiative

no responses. November 17, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Abidjan To Host 5th AU-EU Summit 29-30 November


Abidjan To Host 5th AU-EU Summit 29-30 November

The 5th AU-EU Summit will take place on 29-30 November in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire under the central theme “Investing in Youth – for a sustainable future”. […]

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no responses. November 16, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

UNFPA,AUC Convene High Level Ministerial Meeting On Female Genital Mutilation


UNFPA,AUC Convene High Level Ministerial Meeting On Female Genital Mutilation

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), in close partnership with the African Union Commission (AUC) and the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection of the […]

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no responses. November 15, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Zimbabwe: Army Sends Armoured Tanks Into Harare


Zimbabwe: Army Sends Armoured Tanks Into Harare

Zimbabwe’s army denied it had carried out a coup after taking over the state broadcaster in the early hours of Wednesday, even as military vehicles took […]

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