Saturday, 3rd December 2022
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8 Mar 2017
As a Nigerian who has lived in South Africa for over 13 years, it is quite distressing having to write articles after periodic bouts of xenophobic attacks against African citizens.
5 Mar 2017
Chairperson of the African Union (AU), President Alpha Conde of Guinea, Friday, called President Muhammadu Buhari in London, to wish him good health and speedy recovery.
7 Feb 2017
Preparatory to the 2017 establishment of a Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) in Africa, Nigeria has commenced negotiations to facilitate the adoption of the trade deal...
1 Feb 2017
The Government of Egypt has restated its deep commitment to the continent of Africa, stressing that the country is a true African country, with its culture and heritage deeply rooted in the continent.
30 Jan 2017
UN chief Antonio Guterres criticised Monday the closure of borders "even in the most developed countries in the world", after US President Donald Trump slapped a ban on travellers from seven Muslim countries.
19 Jan 2017
Before Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh, who has disputed his rival Adama Barrow's election victory, many African heads of state have attempted, in some cases successfully, over the past few years to remain in power beyond their legal mandate.
19 Jan 2017
The Federal Government says it is intensifying campaign for Ms Fatima Mohammed, the Nigeria/ECOWAS’ candidate for African Union (AU) Commissioner for Peace and Security.
29 Oct 2016
The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor has described decisions by three African countries to withdraw as a "setback", as she vowed that the tribunal will continue its work on the continent.
28 Oct 2016
Sir: We didn’t need miracle before we improve our economy but we need to compare Venezuela, Greece and Japan before we could talk about how to change the issues battling with our economic difficulties.
28 Jul 2016
The African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) is commending the adoption of a comprehensive new roadmap to eliminate malaria in Africa by 2030.African leaders endorsed the Catalytic Framework to end AIDS, TB and Eliminate Malaria...
22 Jul 2016
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and The African Union Commission (AU) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to expand strategic cooperation on air transport in Africa.
16 Jul 2016
The greatest good you can do to others is not just to show your riches, but to reveal to them their own and it is savage madness to think you can increase your stature by making others feel smaller.


21 mins ago
Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Kylian Mbappe grabbed plenty of the headlines as their countries sailed through the group stage of the World Cup, but many others have also risen to the occasion in Qatar. AFP Sport looks at five breakout stars from the first round of the tournament. Tyler Adams (USA) The Leeds midfielder…
47 mins ago
What is a Christmas tree or the entire decoration ambience without lighting? Some would say bareness while others would call it lifeless. And since Christ who is the reason for the season is the light of the world, there is no life in any decoration or celebration of Christmas without lighting.
49 mins ago
Gov. Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa has warned women in the state against being involved in Permanent Voter Card (PVC) racketeering. Badaru gave the warning on Friday while inaugurating the APC 2023 gubernatorial campaign in Jahun, headquarters of Jahun Local Government Area of the state. He advised the women to reject those requesting them to submit…
49 mins ago
Aminu Mohammed, a critic of Nigeria's first lady Aisha Buhari has regained his freedom. Mohammed, a final year student of Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State in Northern Nigeria, was freed on Saturday after the police discontinued his trial. Mohammed tweeted in June that Aisha, President Muhammadu Buhari's wife, was feeding ‘fat’ on poor people’s money.…
1 hour ago
In announcing the third edition of the SBI Media Workshop, Rotimi Bankole, CEO of SBI Media and founder of the workshop, has revealed the organisers’ ambitions to reach up to two million young Nigerians in 2022. He made this known while emphasising the growing rate of unemployment in the country, and how the workshop is designed to inform and empower young professionals in the media industry.