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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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no responses. November 14, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

Zuma Denounces ‘Monopoly’ White Economic Power


Zuma Denounces ‘Monopoly’ White Economic Power

South African President Jacob Zuma reiterated a call on Monday for radical reforms to shift the balance of “monopoly” economic power away from whites who dominated […]

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MAP OF ANGOLA

no responses. November 13, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Three Nigerians Arrested For Kidnapping Chinese In Angola


Three Nigerians Arrested For Kidnapping Chinese In Angola

Angolan authorities in Huíla Province in the southwest have arrested three Nigerian nationals allegedly for kidnapping a Chinese, local media confirmed. According to Jornal de Angola, […]

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no responses. November 10, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

DR Congo’s Kavumu Child Rape Trial Opens


DR Congo’s Kavumu Child Rape Trial Opens

Eighteen militiamen are on trial in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo on charges of raping 46 children. Some of the victims from the […]

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no responses. November 5, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

Mugabe Set To Appoint Woman Deputy, All Eyes On Wife


Mugabe Set To Appoint Woman Deputy, All Eyes On Wife

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is set to appoint a woman deputy after a special ruling party congress next month, the first lady said on Saturday and […]

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no responses. November 5, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

Two Dead, Thousands Flee As Floods Hit Malaysia’s Penang


Two Dead, Thousands Flee As Floods Hit Malaysia’s Penang

At least two people have been killed and almost 2,000 evacuated after a storm triggered serious flooding Sunday in Malaysia’s Penang, with the historic state capital […]

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no responses. October 30, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

WHO, ITU To Use Digital Technology To Strengthen Public Health Services In Africa


WHO, ITU To Use Digital Technology To Strengthen Public Health Services In Africa

With Africa currently undergoing a digital revolution, the World Health Organization,WHO Regional Office for Africa and the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has signed a Cooperation Agreement […]

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no responses. October 29, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

Mogadishu: Top Somali Officials Fired Over Deadly Blasts


Mogadishu: Top Somali Officials Fired Over Deadly Blasts

The Somali government has fired two top security officials after twin blasts and a siege left at least 27 people dead on Saturday. They came just two […]

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no responses. October 28, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

Somalia Mogadishu: Explosions Rock Capital


Somalia Mogadishu: Explosions Rock Capital

Two explosions have rocked the Somali capital Mogadishu, just two weeks after huge bomb killed more than 350 people. The first blast was caused by a […]

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no responses. October 26, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Tanzania Suspends Fourth Newspaper In Media Crackdown


Tanzania Suspends Fourth Newspaper In Media Crackdown

Tanzania’s government has suspended publication of an opposition-leaning newspaper for three months, the fourth newspaper to be shut down since June in what critics say is […]

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no responses. October 23, 2017 Enuwa Ochai

Kenya: Presidential Candidate’s Sister To Be Charged Over Kisumu Protest


Kenya: Presidential Candidate’s Sister To Be Charged Over Kisumu Protest

Kenya’s chief prosecutor has ordered that opposition leader Raila Odinga’s sister should immediately be charged with inciting violence against the election commission. Ruth Odinga entered an […]

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

no responses. October 17, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

World Food Day: AfDB To Create 10,000 Agricultural Entrepreneurs In Africa


World Food Day: AfDB To Create 10,000 Agricultural Entrepreneurs In Africa

The African Development Bank (AfDB) is to make agriculture a profitable business as well as create 10,000 young agricultural entrepreneurs per country in the next 10 […]

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