Rwanda opposition leader Diane Rwigara acquitted of insurrection and forgery

Diane Rwigara, a critic of veteran Rwandan president Paul Kagame, was acquitted by Rwanda’s high court on Thursday of charges that...

Improve your sexual skills or lose your wife

By Anayo M. NwosuNobody wants to acknowledge the reality that many young marriages are crashing due to sexual...

Anger in Ivory Coast over Caf decision to shift African cup...

The Ivorian Football Federation (FIF) insists neither it nor the Ivorian government has been informed by the Confederation of African Football...

Buyoya calls arrest warrant an ‘ethnic revenge’

Burundi’s former President Pierre Buyoya has described an arrest warrant issued for him as “a political maneuver to hide the difficulties”...

Rwanda’s Diane Rwigara defiant in face of possible prison term

As she waits for a judge to pronounce her fate, the Rwandan opposition leader accused of inciting insurrection and forgery after...

Court in France rule to extradite Compaore to Burkina over journalist...

A French court on Wednesday approved the extradition of the brother of Burkina Faso's ousted leader Blaise Compaore to face prosecution...

Jewish synagogue in Cape Town engulfed in fire

Firefighters and volunteers rushed to save holy books from the flames as fire tore through a synagogue in Cape Town on...

Mnangagwa threaten to seize idle land owned by top allies

Zimbabwe president, Emmerson Mnangagwa says his government was ready to seize and redistribute tracts of idle farmland mostly owned by his...

UN revives move to restore peace in Western Sahara

The first UN-backed discussions on the disputed Western Sahara region since 2012 open in Geneva Wednesday, but expectations remain low, with...

Libyans protest U.S. air strike in southern Libya

Dozens of Libyans protested on Tuesday against a U.S. air strike on suspected al Qaeda militants in the country’s southwestern desert,...

S. Africa parliament pass key vote for land reforms

South Africa's parliament has voted by an overwhelming majority to adopt a report which recommends that the constitution be amended to...

Kidnap victim says Kenyan convicted for the case is ‘innocent’

A British woman kidnapped by Somali pirates believes the man convicted in connection with the case is innocent.

Why polygamy and multiple sex partners should be regulated

By Anayo M. NwosuNearly about three decades ago, I was in a Medical Microbiology class waiting for the...

British home office under fire for failing to contact African deportees

Campaigners have accused the Home Office of a lack of "decency" after it emerged dozens of people deported to Commonwealth countries...

Pierre Buyoya denounce Burundi arrest warrant as tactic

Pierre Buyoya, Burundi’s former president, on Sunday dismissed as politically motivated an arrest warrant issued against him for his alleged participation...

Egyptian actress charged for wearing see-through dress

An Egyptian actress is set to face trial in January for wearing a see-through dress at the Cairo film festival this...

Gabon international Aubameyang stars as Arsenal fightback stuns Spurs

Arsenal won an explosive north London derby as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's brace and Alexandre Lacazette's crucial strike inspired a pulsating 4-2 win over...

Madagascar ex-presidents to compete in run-off election, incumbent out

An ex-president of Madagascar and the man who overthrew him in a 2009 coup will compete to become the island state’s...

Facebook and its ‘black people problem’

When it rains, it pours - and Facebook’s utterly sodden year continues to be flooded by accusations of bad governance.

How to win an election in Southeast Nigeria: A handbook for...

By Anayo M. NwosuThere are many young people out there desirous of contesting for various elective positions...