Oyin Adekunle
Oyin Adekunle

Tunisian president seriously ill

Tunisia’s president, Beji Caid Essebsi is undergoing treatment in the hospital after suffering a “severe health crisis”. The presidency confirmed that he...

Ethiopia holds memorial for slain military chief

A memorial service has been held by Ethiopian authorities in honour of slain army chief of staff who died along four other senior officials while trying to foil a coup...

Zimbabwe bans use of foreign currencies

Foreign currencies will no longer be acceptable as legal tender in Zimbabwe, following the government’s ban on the use of international currencies such as the US...

US slams new sanctions targeting Iran’s supreme leader

US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order imposing hard hitting new sanctions on Iran, including against Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei....

US warns Africa not to expect debt relief

The United States Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, Tibor Nagy has warned African countries running up debt they won’t be able to pay back, including...

Ethiopia coup mastermind on the run – Govt.

The Ethiopian government has announced that the suspected mastermind of the foiled coup attempt in Ethiopia’s northern Amhara region is on the run with some of his...

Ghazouani wins Mauritania presidential election

Mauritania’s government-backed candidate Mohamed Ould Ghazouani has been declared winner of the country’s historic presidential election. He replaces his ally and...

Authorities launch investigation into Feltham murder

A murder investigation has been launched by Scotland Yard into the shooting of a man at a west London estate. Police received a distress call shortly after 11pm on...

MNJTF kills 42 terrorists, recovers weapons

Troops of the Multinational Joint Task Force ((MNJTF) have killed 42 members of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) during a clearance operation on the...

Mauritanians head to polls in historic election

Voters in Mauritania have begun casting their ballot for a successor to to replace President Mohammed Ould Abdel Aziz. The election is the first to take place in the...