Ugandan military searching for over 200 escaped prisoners

The Uganda military is using aircraft and foot patrols to search for more than 200 inmates who escaped from a prison in north-east Uganda. The Area Army spokesman, Peter Mugisha, …

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You will get justice, Osinbajo assures Nigerian traders in Ghana

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has assured Nigerian traders in Ghana, who were recently affected by stiff business regulations imposed by Ghanaian authorities that they will get justice. Osinbajo spoke on Tuesday …

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Military coup: Sudanese court begins trial of al-Bashir

Omar Al-Bashir A Sudan court on Tuesday began the trial of ousted autocrat Omar al-Bashir for leading a military coup that brought him to power 31 years ago. Al-Bashir and …

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Mali Protest Coalition Offers To Work With Junta On Transition

A Malian protest coalition that had campaigned against former president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita said Wednesday it was willing to work with the junta which ousted him in a process to …

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Mali Coup: Jonathan To Lead ECOWAS Envoys On ‘Search For Solutions’

Former President Goodluck Jonathan is expected to lead a team of ECOWAS envoys to Mali for talks following the recent coup in the country. According to a member of the …

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Terrorism: Germany, France, Britain commit to military operation in Mali

Germany, France, and Britain expressed their continued dedication to military operations against terrorism in Mali on Friday, even after a military coup in the West African country earlier this week. …

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We’ll Do All To Resolve Political Crisis In Mali – ECOWAS Chairman

Chairman of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS, President Mahamadou Issoufou said the sub-regional organisation will do all it can to mitigate the political crisis in …

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ECOWAS to decide how to deal with Mali issue – Buhari

President Muhmmadu Buhari has said heads of governments of West African countries would decide on what to do with the situation in Mali after they had been briefed by the …

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240 illegal immigrants rescued off Libyan coast: IOM

The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said that more than 240 illegal immigrants were rescued off the Libyan coast in the past week. “On July 13-20, 243 migrants were intercepted …

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Kenya Declares School Year ‘Lost’, Classes Back In 2021

Kenya on Tuesday declared that its school year was considered lost because of the coronavirus pandemic, and primary and secondary pupils would return to class next January. The school year …

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