Saturday, April 20, 2019

Africa’s richest man Dangote withdrew $10m just to look at it

Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote, known as Africa’s richest man, told a forum in Ivory Coast on Saturday how he once took $10 million (Dh36...

Nigeria gives foreign miners 48 hours to vacate mining sites

The Nigerian government has given foreigners involved in mining activities in Zamfara State 48 hours to leave the sites. The government announced a ban on...

Senegal plans shift to presidential system in planned reforms

Senegal President Macky Sall is seeking to overhaul government structure in a move expected shift administration to a more presidential system. The program of ambitious...

President Kagame appoints Ghanaian serial entrepreneur to top Rwandan tourism job

Fred Swaniker, Ghanaian entrepreneur and founder of the African Leadership University (ALU), who is making gains across the world, has been given a top...
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Nigeria’s president decries money lost to medical tourism

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has said his country loses $1.1bn (£837m) every year to medical tourism, local media reports say. In a speech to policy...

Ghana reduces import duties by 50%

Ghana’s government says it will reduce import duties by 50% for general goods and 30% for import duties on cars. Addressing Ghanaians today on the...

Taxi operators arrested in Liberia after riot

Around 100 people, most of them young motorcycle taxi operators, have been arrested following a violent protest on Monday in the central Liberian rubber-growing...

One arrest over murder of Ghana journalist

Police in Ghana have said that a suspect is in custody in connection with the murder of undercover journalist Ahmed Hussein-Suale. Hussein-Suale, who was a...

Senegalese-born woman gets top job in France

Senegalese-born Sibeth Ndiaye has been appointed as the French government spokeswoman in new cabinet changes made by President Emmanuel Macron. The 39-year-old born in Dakar...

Ivory Coast Deports Pan-African Activist, Kemi Seba, for Criticizing Use of Franc in Africa

First, Prof. PLO Lumumba was deported from Zambia, now Kemi Seba has been deported from Ivory Coast. African nations are proving that neo-colonialism is...

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BREAKING: Snakes ‘Chase’ President Away From Office

Two black snakes have been found in the office of Liberia’s President, George Weah. Igbere TV learnt that the development has forced the former African...

Nigerian Immigrant, Kelechi Madu, Wins Assembly Seat in Canada

Indeed, anything is possible if you aspire… When leaving the shores of Nigeria over two decades ago, one would doubt that the thoughts of becoming...

South Sudan offers to mediate political transition in Sudan

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has offered to help mediate a political transition in Sudan after the fall of autocratic president Omar al-Bashir to...