Nigeria’s Afrobeat legend, Fela Kuti honored with a blue plaque in London

Nigeria’s legendary Musician, Fela Kuti has been honoured with a blue plaque in Shepherd’s Bush – London. This honor comes at the backdrop of his recognition by Jay Z who featured his sound track in his popular Netflix movie, “The harder they fall.” The plaque was installed on a house the legend once lived in, […]

Guinea coup: Colonel Mamady Doumbouya retires nearly 1000 soldiers from the army

Since the military coup which saw the removal of Guinea’s Alpha Conde from power, the country’s military has seen some drastic measures initiated by Colonel Mamady Doumbouya who is the interim president. In a recent move, Doumbouya has announced that, a decision has been taken to retire close to 1000 soldiers. According to him, the […]

AU HQ at risk as rebels advance towards Addis Ababa; should AU intervene?

Ethiopia’s cabinet has declared a state of emergency all over the country as Tigrayan rebels advance towards the nation’s capital of Addis Ababa. Reports by state-affiliated media says that, the Tigrayan rebels have recently captured two crucial towns as they move towards Addis Ababa where the African Union’s headquarters is located. In a report, it […]