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African Leaders

1 Dec
African leaders have been urged to speak against racial discrimination and police brutality of blacks at the virtual “Summit for Democracy” held between December 9 and 10 in the United States of America.
31 Oct
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has urged African countries to develop fresh ideas from the wisdom of its past leaders to get solutions to the challenges facing the continent.
19 Oct
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of SIFAX Group, Dr. Taiwo Olayinka Afolabi, has been nominated, alongside some top African leaders by Health, Environment and Safety (HSE) professionals
9 May 2021
African leaders have been advised to invest in research and development and to also encourage innovative ways to process nutritious foods through indigenous food products.
14 Jan 2021
Group Chief Executive Officer, Tingo International Holdings, Dozy Mmobuosi, has said projected benefits of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA), could be hampered unless African leaders...
8 Oct 2020
Recent events in Mali — which saw massive popular protests culminating in a military coup on August 18 — have invoked the spectre of the return to power in Africa of “men on the horseback.”
9 Feb 2020
African leaders on Sunday condemned US President Donald Trump's Mideast peace plan as illegitimate, taking advantage of an African Union summit to voice solidarity with "the Palestinian cause".
15 Sep 2019
The remains of former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe will be taken to his village for a wake on Monday, a family member said, as his final burial is prepared in about a month.
29 Aug 2019
One of the more frequent topics of lamentation among Africans is the need for better leadership on the continent. Some even declare flatly: “We have no leaders!”Of course, we have leaders.
17 Jan 2018
Hello everyone and happy new year to you all. I hope it is already a fantastic new year for you, as we slowly go towards the end of the first month of 2018. I have been away for a while from writing, because it was a very busy second half of 2017 for me. I…
20 Jun 2016
Obasanjo, who doubles as the Chairman of the Board of the Forum, said in his opening remarks that the meeting was first to be held outside Addis Ababa, the capital city of Ethiopia.


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The Nigerian Navy has released the posting of 54 Rear Admirals following the recent promotion of senior officers in the service. The Director of Information, Naval Headquarters, Commodore Suleman Dahun, announced this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja. According to him, in the postings, Rear Adm. Saidu Garba, formerly the Navy Secretary, has been…
18 mins ago
Russia said Thursday its views were not addressed in a US response to its security proposals to end tensions over Ukraine, but added that Moscow would not respond hastily. "It cannot be said that our views were taken into account, or that a readiness to take our concerns into account was demonstrated," Kremlin spokesman Dmitry…
34 mins ago
Kenyans were mourning Thursday the country's best-known football fan, a colourful former newspaper vendor who was found hacked to death at his home. Issac Juma Onyango was a familiar feature when the national team Harambee Stars were playing -- painting his body from head to toe in Kenya's colours of black, red and green, and…
1 hour ago
NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna "Gigi" Bryant have been honoured on the second anniversary of their death by a bronze sculpture temporarily erected at the helicopter crash site where they died. The bronze statue created by Dan Medina depicts Kobe and Gigi wearing basketball uniforms, staring at each other lovingly as Gigi…
3 hours ago
A Los Angeles sculptor on Wednesday marked the second anniversary of Kobe and Gianna Bryant's death with a statue on the site of the helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. Dan Medina built the 160-pound statue of the NBA star and his 13-year-old daughter and erected it over the site of the crash that killed them…