Thursday, October 17, 2019

Sirleaf, dos Santos, Khama: African leaders waving ‘goodbye’ to U.N. Gen. Assembly

Three African leaders will be participating or sending representation to what will be their last official participation in the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). The UNGA kicks...

United Nations: Joseph Kabila Must Uphold Promise to Step Down

The United Nations is calling on Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila to keep his promise to step down amid protests throughout the...

Rohingya crisis ‘like Rwanda’ – Buhari

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has compared the violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar to the abuses and genocide in Bosnia and Rwanda. Speaking at the...

Mutharika hails Mugabe after talks in New York: ‘Africa’s last man standing’

According to official Malawi News Agency (Mana) report, President Mutharika said he had fruitful discussions with the Zimbabwean President specifically on issues affecting the...

Africa’s gets two new countries: Wakanda and Nambia

After the British Airways gave Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o a new national identity, now a citizen of Wakanda, America’s president Donald Trump in a...

Africa’s ‘newcomers’ at U.N. General Assembly: The Gambia, Ghana, Somalia

Three fresh African presidents will show up at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) which takes place at the body’s headquarters in New York,...

Central African President Pleads to UN: Don’t Forget Us

UNITED NATIONS — The president of the Central African Republic, Faustin-Archange Touadera, on Tuesday pleaded with the world to not forget his country and urged...

UN talks with Libyan general fail

The UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, says his talks with Libya's most powerful military commander have ended in failure. "I leave Libya with a heavy...

Attacks Against Albinos for Body Parts, Profit Must Stop – UN

"When I was sleeping in my house, four people came and started attacking me with machetes," said Mariama Staford, an albino in Tanzania. "One...

Exploring Kofi Annan’s indelible mark left on Africa as he joins his ancestors

The first and only black African United Nations Secretary-General is no more, but his legacies in the continent are burgeoning and will never be...

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Nigeria’s Vice President Threatened to Sue Google

The vice president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has threatened to sue American multinational technology company, Google, over a post made on its...

Cause of Cde Mugabe’s death revealed

National hero and Zimbabwe’s former President Cde Robert Mugabe died of advanced prostate cancer, our Harare Bureau has gathered. The revelation follows widespread conjecture and...

President Museveni on USA sanctions against Gen Kale Kayihura

  Before I comment on the action of the USA Government in the matter of Kale, I should, first of all, say that, that excitement...