The Gambia’s football team Boycotts Meeting with President Barrow

Gambian Players, First to Qualify the Country to African Cup of Nations, Boycotts Meeting President over low March Bonuses.  The players of The Gambia National football team, widely accredited for giving the country its first-ever qualification to the African Cup of Nations have officially written to the President of The Gambia Football Federation, indicating their […]

“Give us the gift of forgiveness.” Macron asked Rwandans to forgive France for its role in the 1994 crises

French President, Emmanuel Macron, on Thursday during a state visit to Rwanda recognized France’s “political responsibility” towards the events of the 100 days-1994 genocide in Rwanda but maintained that France “was not complicit” in the genocide.  In a speech, Macron said he went to Rwanda “to recognize our [France’s] responsibilities,” in the 1994 genocide.  His […]

Sierra Leone Sold 100 Hectares Forest for $55m to China

Citizens in Sierra Leone are shocked by the move of the government in Freetown to strike a shocking deal with China for the sale of 100 hectares (250 acres) of beach and protected rainforest at the tune of $55m (£39m).  The deal, which was evidenced by documents shared by Chinese officials and confirmed by the […]

Guinea Conakry: Imam arrested for leading Eid-al-Fitr prayers in Mandinka instead of Arabic

Agents of the Police in Guinea Conakry have on Thursday, 13th May 2021, arrested an Islamic cleric, Nanfo Ismaël Diaby, for leading Eid-al-Fitr prayers in his native language, Mandinka as opposed to Arabic. The body charged with regulating religious affairs in Guinea Conakry, Secretary-General of Religious Affairs (SRA) is reportedly not pleased with the continuous […]

Derek Chauvin, Convicted Of Murdering George Floyd

Judge Peter Cahill has read out the guilty verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former policeman who has now been convicted of murdering George Floyd. The former police officer was filmed last May kneeling on Floyd for over nine minutes while attempting to arrest him. The outrageous video footage led to major protests […]