Friday, June 5, 2020

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,...

U.N. backs elections in Libya by end of 2018

The United Nations is committed to helping Libya organize elections by the end of the year, encouraged by the rate at which Libyans have...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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Why Uhuru Kenyatta Wants to Change Constitution

By Justus Ochieng' President Kenyatta on Monday gave the clearest indication yet that Kenyans will hold a referendum on the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI). “…n 2010...

Billionaire Strive Masiyiwa unveils electric taxi service and charging network in Zimbabwe

As many global vehicle manufacturers shift towards electric vehicles in a bid to curb carbon emissions and save money, VAYA Africa, a ride-hail mobility...

Mutharika wants Malawi to choose between election and fight against Covid-19

President Peter Mutharika says Malawi should choose between the 2020 fresh presidential election and the fight against coronavirus. Mutharika made the remarks on Monday during...