Mali’s new military rulers Release Ibrahim Boubacar Keita

Mali’s new military rulers say Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, detained during the country’s coup on August 18, has been freed. Coup leaders in Mali have released former President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita from detention, a military official said on Thursday. A group of military officers, who call themselves the National Committee for the Salvation of the People […]

NIGERIA(Lagos)-Former PPRO Delta spokesperson gets cheque from Sanwo-Olu for saving robbery victim

Former PPRO Delta spokesperson gets cheque from Sanwo-Olu for saving robbery victim Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, presents a cheque to Ogudu Divisional Police Officer, SP Celestina Kalu (left),former Delta State Police command spokesperson as a reward for her benevolence and exemplary conduct in saving the life of Friday Ajabor (middle) who was shot […]

Sudan’s ousted Dictator president Omar al-Bashir transferred to prison

Sudan’s ousted Dictator president Omar al-Bashir transferred to prison Sudan’s deposed president Omar al-Bashir was moved to Kobar prison in the capital Khartoum late on Tuesday, two family sources said. Bashir is being held under tight security in solitary confinement, a source at the prison said. Since his removal by the military last Thursday, Bashir had been detained under […]

Hostages in Cameroon school raid released

 Hostages in Cameroon school raid released Reports from Cameroon indicate that four captives held by separatists had been released, days after majority of the hostages were released. Separatists reportedly abducted dozens from the Presbyterian Secondary School located in Bamenda, capital of the restive North-West region of the Central African country.   A journalist with the BBC, […]

Steer clear of Bayelsa State, PDP warns Buhari, others in Nigeria

Steer clear of Bayelsa State, PDP warns Buhari, others in Nigeria The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the President Muhammdu Buhari lead All Progressives Congress (APC) government and party of bullying the people of Bayelsa and plans to politically annexed the state, by the use of crude force just as it warned that the […]

El-Zakzaky: DHQ dismisses Amnesty International’s report on Shi’ites as falsehood, blackmail

El-Zakzaky: DHQ dismisses Amnesty International’s report on Shi’ites as falsehood, blackmail  November 2, 2018 By Maina Maina  Nigeria’s Defence Headquarters, DHQ, has reacted to the claim of Amnesty International, AI, that the Nigerian military and the police engaged in horrific use of excessive force that led to the killing of members of the Islamic Movement […]

Polls open in Cameroon as President Biya seeks seventh term

Polls open in Cameroon as President Biya seeks seventh term Six million to vote against a backdrop of unprecedented violence in the country’s English-speaking regions. Polls have opened in Cameroon with President Paul Biya seeking a seventh term. Polling stations opened at 8am (07:00GMT) and will close at 6pm (17:00GMT) with more than six million people eligible […]

Tanzania’s Families bury  ferry victims as death toll passes 200

Tanzania’s Families bury  ferry victims as death toll passes 200 Grieving families were on Sunday preparing to bury victims of Tanzania’s devastating ferry disaster, with more than 200 confirmed dead after the crowded boat capsized in Lake Victoria. Hopes were fading of finding any more survivors three days after the ferry sank on Thursday, even […]