US demands immediate end to violence, call for talks in Cameroon

The United States demanded an immediate end to violence in Cameroon on Thursday and a speedy start to talks between the...

Nigerian man convicted for falsely claiming sister died in Grenfell fire...

A Nigerian father of five, Abolaji Onafuye who claimed he saw terrified victims of the fire burning to death when he...

UK students on Ghana trip raped at gunpoint

Authorities in Ghana are investigating the sexual assault of four British girls and their teacher at gunpoint. The...

Fire destroys thousands of voting machines for Congo presidential election

An overnight fire at a warehouse in Congo’s capital destroyed thousands of voting machines and ballot boxes that were due to...

Morocco not interested hosting in 2019 AFCON

Morocco will not be a candidate to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after Cameroon was stripped of the tournament,...

Congo police fire in the air to disperse opposition supporters

Police in Democratic Republic of Congo fired teargas and live bullets for a second day on Wednesday to disperse supporters of...

France arrests Central Africa Republic war crimes suspect

French authorities have arrested a man suspected of committing war crimes in the Central African Republic and he will face extradition...

Tanzania to build $3B hydro dam in wildlife park

Tanzania on Wednesday signed a $3 billion agreement with two Egyptian companies to construct a huge hydroelectric plant in a game...

Al Shabaab kills 3 men accused of spying for the army

Somalia's militant Islamist group al Shabaab has killed execution-style three people, including an elderly man, after accusing them of spying for...

Gabon oil union calls off strike at Total facilities

Gabon’s oil workers union said on Wednesday it had called off a strike across all facilities over the layoff of several...

Barter market still alive and thriving in Togo

Alohou Papa stands in the middle of the bustling market in Togoville and blows hard on a bright red whistle to...

Lightning strike kills ten in Mozambique

At least ten people have been killed after being struck by lightning in Mozambique's central and northern regions following torrential rains,...

Motion to impeach Somali president filed in the parliament

The top official of Somali’s parliament administration said on Sunday he had filed a motion with the speaker of parliament to...

Local militia forces Libya to shutdown biggest oilfield

Libya’s National Oil Company (NOC) on Monday declared force majeure on exports from the El Sharara oilfield, which was seized at...

Gabonese strike to resist changes to constitution

A nationwide strike is under way in Gabon where workers are calling for recent changes to the constitution to be reversed.

South Africa protests to Rwanda over Lindiwe Sisulu slur

South Africa has summoned the Rwandan envoy in Pretoria after a Rwandan pro-government news site reportedly called a key minister a...

How a small business can secure a loan from the bank

By Anayo M. NwosuMy target audience in this write up are the young and upcoming business men...

Court in Zambia says Lungu can run for 3rd term

The ruling that Zambian President Edgar Lungu can stand again in 2021 does not surprise many.Mr Lungu...

George Weah orders officials in his cabinet to declare assets

Liberian President George Weah has ordered those officials who are yet to declare their assets to do so in one week...

Militia behead 2 Islamist militants in Mozambique

A militia in Mozambique has captured and beheaded two Islamist militants, according to Carta de Moçambique newspaper.Residents in...