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 […]

Huge explosion rocks Somali capital

MOGADISHU Huge explosion rocks Somali capital U, Several people were killed and others  injured when a car bomb exploded outside a local government office in Mogadishu on Monday, Somali police and rescue workers said. “Our ambulance teams have collected the several dead bodies of people,” said Abdiqadir Abdirahman, director of the city’s Aamin Ambulance service. […]

Bobi Wine flies out of Uganda to US for medical treatment

Bobi Wine flies out of Uganda to US for medical treatment Opposition MP allowed to leave Uganda for medical treatment for alleged torture amid fresh protests in Kampala. 2 hours ago Kyagulanyi’s supporters claimed he was tortured in detention and required medical treatment abroad [File: AFP] MORE ON UGANDA Bobi Wine ‘blocked’ from leaving for torture […]