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Sudan protest hub: Dogged citizens close-in on Bashir’s residence

Sudan protest updates: December 2018 – February 1, 2019 April 2019: Protesters close-in on Bashir’s residence Thousands of...

Tanzania Ranked High in Rule of Law Index

By Hilda MhagamaTanzania has continued shining in various governance reports compiled by international organisations, this time again excelling...

Nigeria: How Governorship Poll Was Won and Lost in Enugu

By Nnamdi MbawikeThe recent governorship election in Enugu State was almost an easy win for the incumbent, Ifeanyi...

Zimbabwe: Chamisa, Chinoputsa Take Early Lead Ahead of Congress

Opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) President Nelson Chamisa and Youth Assembly Secretary General Lovemore Chinoputsa have taken...

Zimbabwe: I Will Never Rejoin Zanu-PF – Mujuru

Leader of the People's Rainbow Coalition and former vice President of Zimbabwe Joice Mujuru has dismissed media reports...

Côte d’Ivoire: Guikahué confirme officiellemnt sa visite à Laurent Gbagbo

Le secrétaire exécutif du Parti Démocratique de Côte d'Ivoire (Pdci-Rda), Maurice Kakou Guikahué, a officiellement confirmé ce samedi,...

Zimbabwe: Deforestation Seen as Aggravating Flood Crisis

By Ryan TruscottBoulders as big as motor cars were dislodged in Zimbabwe's eastern Rusitu Valley by Cyclone Idai,...

Kenya: Dusit Hotel Attack Forces Second Major Shake Up at National Transport Safety Authority

By Ouma WanzalaThe National Transport Safety Authority (NTSA) has once again announced major shake-up of its staff across...

Côte d’Ivoire : Bouaké, pour apprendre aux ivoiriens à être des investisseurs de demain, TFA s …

Côte d'Ivoire : Bouaké, pour apprendre aux ivoiriens à être des ... Nous sommes frères parce que nous...

Fasting For Surgery – What’s the Deal with That?

If you have undertaken a surgical operation before, it is common to be asked to “fast at least...

Libya crisis: Foreign powers evacuate as unrest worsens

Image copyright EPA Image caption Forces from Misrata arrived in Tripoli to defend it from rebel troops International...

Côte d’ivoire : Agnès Monnet à Abidjan après sa rencontre avec Gbagbo à Bruxelles, la mission …

Elle a précisé que Laurent Gbagbo se porte très bien et qu'il pense toujours à son pays la...

Rwanda genocide: Nation marks 25 years since mass slaughter

Image copyright EPA Image caption Pictures of victims at the Genocide Memorial in Kigali Commemorations have begun in...

One dead as Sudan protesters rally outside army HQ for first time

One Sudanese protester died as thousands of demonstrators marched in Khartoum on Saturday, many reaching the army headquarters...

Côte d’Ivoire : Séguéla, pour exploitation frauduleuse de manganèse, 5 chinois mis aux arrêts

Sur le site, les agents ont découvert une équipe de 5 individus de nationalité Chinoise, accompagnée d'un jeune...

Poacher killed by elephant then eaten by lions

By BBCMore by this Author A suspected rhino poacher has been trampled on by an elephant then eaten...

Côte d’Ivoire : Bouaké, dans une rencontre du CNAR, Silué Kagnon « l’Houphouëtisme doit être …

Côte d'Ivoire : Bouaké, dans une rencontre du CNAR, Silué Kagnon ... à l'initiative du Congrès National pour...

South Africa: Poacher killed by elephant then eaten by lions

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption There are around 2,000 lions in Kruger National Park A suspected rhino...

Côte d’Ivoire/ Etre nationaliste ne doit pas nous écarter du voisin, affirme Amina Mohammed

Abidjan, 07 avr (AIP)- La vice-secrétaire générale des Nations Unies, Amina Mohammed, a affirmé que « développer un...

Côte d’Ivoire/ Sortie officielle du CNAR, un mouvement de soutien des actions de développement à …

Bouaké, 07 avr (AIP)-Le Congrès national pour la République (CNAR), un mouvement de soutien des actions de développement,...

Kenya: Concern as Governors Shift Their Operations to Nairobi

By Kennedy Kimanthi and Justus WangaSix years since the advent of devolution, a majority of governors are still...

Rwanda: Kwibuka25 – Russian Lawmakers Join Rwandans to Commemorate

By Hudson KuteesaThe president of the Senate, Bernard Makuza, has asked Russian members of parliament to leverage the...

Rwanda: New Software to Help Monitor Delinquency Management

By Emmanuel NtirenganyaA new electronic system being championed by the National Rehabilitation Service (NRS) is expected to contribute...

Zimbabwe: Mnangagwa’s Currency “Joke in Bad Taste” – Opposition

By Idah MhetuAN off-hand comment regarding the local RTGS currency, by President Emmerson Mnangagwa has left the country's...

Zimbabwe: High Court Sets Up Special Appeals Division to Improve Efficiency

By Alois VingaThe High Court of Zimbabwe has set up a Special Appeals Division, in a development that...

Zimbabwe: Mujuru Traces Steps Back to Zanu-PF – Report

STATE media early Sunday, reported that former Vice President Joice Mujuru, stampeded out of the ruling Zanu PF...

Rwanda: 25 Years Later, Nation and World Remember Genocide Against the Tutsi

Photo: New Times Gishali residents lay to rest the 16 Genocide victims (file photo). By Eugène KwibukaRwandans in...

Zimbabwe: Mnangagwa Not Worried About ‘Chamisa’s Tourism Jaunts’

President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government, says it is not worried about opposition leader Nelson Chamisa's regional and continental diplomatic...

Zimbabwe: Over 2 000 Men Reported Domestic Violence Cases 2018

By Robert TapfumaneyiMore local men are flocking to police stations countrywide, to report cases of domestic violence, the...

Zimbabwe: Khupe’s MDC-T – Mnangagwa is a Smiling Merchant of Death

Former Deputy Prime Minister, Thokozani Khupe might have been left in a sticky situation after his MDC-T party...

Nigeria: Race for National Assembly Leadership Now in Full Swing

A two-week orientation programme, which commenced last week in Abuja for all the newly elected 479 members of...

Nigeria: Godwin Emefiele – the Quintessential CBN Governor

opinion For an economy like Nigeria's, it takes the ingenuity of managers to surmount the intractable challenges that...

Nigeria: Onnoghen – Was Resignation His Best Bet?

analysis After going through what has been touted by a section of the public as the worst form...

Kenya: Oil and Gas Companies Exit Casting Doubt on Commercial Viability

A Flurry of exits by exploration firms threatens to burst Kenya's oil bubble. In February this year, Hunting...

Senegal President tells PM to scrap his own post

By AFPMore by this Author Senegal's prime minister has announced that President Macky Sall had instructed him to...

Libya crisis: Prime Minister Fayez al-Serraj vows to defend Tripoli

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Pro-government militias from the city of Misrata have reportedly been moving to defend...

South Africa: How common are xenophobic attacks?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Foreign workers in South Africa have been targeted A group of unemployed...

Rwanda genocide: Orphans’ search for family continues

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Some orphans, who are now adults, still don't know what their names...

South Africa chasing its first Hong Kong title – FBC News

The South Africa 7s will be a major threat to the USA in its cup quarterfinal as they...

Enseignement: Pr Saliou Touré optimiste pour le développement des maths en Côte d’Ivoire

... voir les mathématiques se développer davantage en Côte d'Ivoire. Le bilan plus qu'encourageant de nombreux jeunes Ivoiriens...