Monday, September 24, 2018

My secret war against apartheid: Mary Chamberlain risked everything to help break the regime...

Table Mountain was shrouded in fog when my then husband, Carey Harrison, and I sailed into Cape Town on the SS Vaal in March...

President Buhari Travels To Germany With Fashola, Dambazau

President Muhammadu Buhari today left Abuja for Germany to attend the G-7 meeting, accompanied by a 20-person delegation including former Governor Babatunde Fashola of...

Egypt seeks UN mandate for Libya Islamic State intervention

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has called for a United Nations resolution allowing international forces to intervene in Libya. There was no other choice, he...

‘Battle for Africa’: Russia Pushes Into ‘Free Country for the Taking’ In Attempt to...

There are new guests at the ruined palace where Emperor Jean-Bédel Bokassa once held court. During his rule over the Central African Republic in the...

Libya warring parties agree on roadmap for unity government

GENEVA Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani, the head of Libya's recognised government. Libya's warring factions have agreed on a road map to form a unity government...

South Sudan: The Double-Edged Sword of Sanctions

On 3 March 2015, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) unanimously adopted Resolution 2206 on South Sudan. Among other things, the resolution seeks to...

President Kenyatta warns against foreign interference with polls

President Uhuru Kenyatta has warned against polarization of the country and instead urged Kenyans to harness their energies and work toward the vision of...

Djibouti lays cornerstone for new airport

ADDIS ABABA - Djiboutian President Ismail Omar Guelleh on Monday laid the cornerstone for the planned construction of a new airport as part of...

Ethiopia: New President of Somali Region Is A Believer of ‘Greater Somalia’?

'Greater Somalia'  was - and still remains a vivid dream to some - a beckoning beacon of unity for all of the Somali ethnic...

Striving for peace in Central African Republic

BANGUI, 7 January 2015 (IRIN) - Civil society and religious organisations in the Central African Republic are working to rebuild trust and harmony in...

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Losing faith in own currency? 10 countries where a loaf of bread costs a...

How often does the worst happen, when the people of the nation have lost faith in the value of their currency? More often than...

Kenya: Youth join Al Shabaab out of desperation

Leaders from Northeastern have been urged to educate residents on the need to form groups to be eligible for government grants. Youth Chief Administrative Secretary...

Somalia: Resigning Minister accuses Puntland presidency of engineering corruption

The Minister of Environment and Climate Change of Puntland State in northwestern Somalia, Ali Abdullahi Warsame has resigned from the cabinet on Sunday, citing...