Sierra Leone abolishes ‘inhumane’ death penalty

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October 12, 2021 Sierra Leone’s president on Friday signed a bill abolishing the death penalty, declaring the West African country had “exorcised horrors of a...

Over 600,000 Affected By Heavy Flooding In South Sudan, Says UN

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October 8, 2021. Severe flooding since August has affected at least 623,000 people in South Sudan, forcing many to flee their homes with the situation...

Finally, WHO okays first malaria vaccine for most vulnerable children

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October 7, 2021 The World Health Organisation (WHO) has finally endorsed widespread use of the first malaria vaccine, RTS, S/AS01 (RTS, S), among children in...

Multimedia Release: AMISOM collaborates with Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping training centre to train senior...

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October 6, 2021 Senior officials across the military, police, and civilian components of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), are attending a five-day training...

African Union and Government of Niger confirm readiness to convene AU Summit on Industrialization...

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September 05, 2021 Preparations are underway to convene Africa’s Summit on Industrialization and Economic Diversification, scheduled to be held on the 19th to the 24th...

Libya Raid Against Migrants Kills One, Wounds 15, Says UN

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October 05, 2021. Sweeping raids in Libya targeting mostly irregular migrants left at least one person dead, 15 wounded and 4,000 in detention, the UN...

Guinea Junta Leader To Be Sworn In As President

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September 30, 2021 Mamady Doumbouya, a special forces colonel who led a coup in the West African state of Guinea on September, will be sworn in...

Zimbabwe Seeks Rwanda’s Support To Rejoin Commonwealth

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September 29, 2021 Zimbabwe is seeking Rwanda’s help to rejoin the Commonwealth, which it had  left in 2003, Foreign Minister Frederick Shava was quoted as...

The United Nations Deputy Secretary-General, Amina J. Mohammed, visited Somalia on Sunday, to express...

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12 September 2021 In her various meetings in the capital, Mogadishu, Ms. Mohammed highlighted the country’s parliamentary elections as an opportunity to build on the...

Guinea: Nigeria, ECOWAS, AU insist on restoration of democracy

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6 September, 2021 Nigeria on Sunday strongly condemned the military takeover in Guinea.   The Federal Government called on those behind the military takeover to restore constitutional...