AfDB admire Nigeria’s leadership role in Africa

The outgoing country Director of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr Ousmane Dore has said Nigeria’s leadership role in Africa is unquestionable. He commended the...

Fundraiser: Drogba, Eto’O to lead friendly match among Africans

Former African football stars will be on parade in Nigeria come April 8, as Didier Drogba and Samuel Eto’O lead the pack of West...

Uganda to sign $151 million loan with AfDB for toll road

Uganda will expand a major road linking its capital Kampala with Rwanda after signing a deal on Thursday for a $151 million loan from...

Trump: South African women’s group cancels New York plans

A South African women's rights group has pulled out of key meetings next week at the United Nations in opposition to policies of U.S....

Ex-Congo VP to be sentenced for bribing witnesses

Former Congolese vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba and four associates will be sentenced on Wednesday for bribing witnesses during his war crimes trial, in the...

Twenty-two civilians killed in DR Congo bloodbath: official

At least 22 civilians were killed in a massacre in Democratic Republic of Congo's restive North Kivu province over the weekend, an official said...

Gambia’s President-elect says Jammeh leaving soon for Guinea

Gambia's defeated leader Yahya Jammeh is expected to leave soon for Guinea, and the new president said Saturday he plans to return home to...

Gambia’s defeated leader agrees to relinquish power

Gambia's defeated leader Yahya Jammeh announced early Saturday he has decided to relinquish power, after hours of last-ditch talks with regional leaders and the...

Nigeria, South African firm seal N224.17b agric, real estate deal

The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA), manager of Nigeria’s sovereign wealth fund, has signed a $700 million (about N224.17 billion) real estate and agriculture...

Nigeria, others Oil are been threatens by US crude export

NIGERIA and the other West African countries crude oil are being threaten by United States’ crudes, Light Louisiana Sweet and MEH, which represents WTI Midland crude...

World Bank to fight ‘food insecurity’ in Nigeria, others

World Bank Group President Jim Yong-Kim on Thursday said the bank was working toward raising 1.6 billion dollars to build social protection systems to...

Mali urges Gambia’s leader to avoid ‘bloodbath’ and step down

Mali's president called Saturday for Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh to step down and avoid an unnecessary "bloodbath" by clinging to power and forcing a...

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