Deadly parcel from South Africa
In the colonial era, it was normal to see whites brutalizing and oppressing blacks as aptly epitomized by the atrocious Trans Atlantic Slave Trade and other similar obnoxious acts. Although colonialism has effectively ended in Africa, the chilling news from the Rainbow Nation simply shows that the equation has changed.
Nigeria’ll deepen ties with allies, Buhari assures envoys
President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that Nigeria will continue to deepen relationship with her allies, particularly those with whom she shares mutually beneficial interests.
Ethiopia to end boundary row with Eritrea, open for foreign investment
The Ethiopian government led by new premier Abiy Ahmed announced a slew of reforms on Tuesday, including ending its border dispute with Eritrea and opening key economic sectors, among them Ethiopian Airlines, to foreign investment. Both steps represent major policy changes by Abiy, the first prime minister in modern Ethiopia from the country's largest ethnicity…
Buhari mourns former Nigerian envoy to Ethiopia, Ambassador Adegoroye
President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the family of former Nigeria’s Ambassador to Ethiopia and Representative to the African Union, Amb. Victor Adeyeye Adegoroye, who passed on at 93. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina in Abuja on Monday, Buhari commiserated with the Ondo State Government, family…
Ethiopia rejects World Bank mediation in Nile water dispute
Ethopia’S Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has rejected a call by Egypt for World Bank arbitration in a dispute over a hydroelectric dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nile. The two countries are at odds over the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam; with Cairo fearing the project would restrict waters…