Guinea’s coup and the message African leaders failed to catch

When the political upheaval in Guinea started, there was a worldwide concern regarding the fate of the world’s Aluminium Market. This concern was raised because the West African country partly holds the live-wire to the market as it is the world’s second-largest producer of Bauxite, the ore used in the production of Aluminium. Indeed, the […]

France cannot cohabit with Russian Soldiers in Mali – French Defense Minister warns

French Defence Minister, Florence Parly who visited Mali warns that her country cannot cohabit with Russian mercenary group which the West African country plans to contract to help fight insecurity in the Sahel region. “We will not be able to cohabit with mercenaries,” Parly warns whilst revealing to reporters that she had a “frank, direct […]

$22, 000 monthly salary is not enough for a Senator – Nigerian politician argues

Nigerian senator, Rochas Okorocha has declared on Monday that 13 million Naira ($22,000) earned monthly by a senator in Nigeria is not enough. He claimed that the responsibilities attached to every senatorial office is cumbersome, hence, 13 million is not enough to manage them adequately. Senator Okorocha, who represents Imo West senatorial district made this […]

Alpha Conde, President of Guinea Conakry has been arrested by security forces

Alpha Conde, the 83-year-old President of Guinea Conakry has been reportedly arrested by security forces. Last year, Alpha Conde changed the constitution of Guinea Conakry to be re-elected for a third term in a very chaotic election. Guinea Conakry’s Coup: Mamady Doumboya the Commander of Guinea’s Special Forces just released a statement on national TV […]

I’m not a spy, Mafia groups are out to discredit me; South African-Chinese lawmaker

Xiaomei Havard, the Chinese immigrant turned lawmaker in South Africa has denied an intelligent report which accused her of being a spy who shares classified government information with the Chinese communist party. “I have never supplied any intelligence information to any Chinese intelligence agencies. I even do not know who those Chinese intelligence agencies are.” […]

South Africa: ANC Chinese lawmaker accuse of spying for the Chinese government

Chinese immigrant, Xiaomei Havard who was appointed as a lawmaker in South Africa’s parliament has been accused of a “high likelihood” of being a spy, sharing classified government information with the Chinese communist party. The accusations started after a security report investigating the claims was made public.  Commenting on the issue, Sibusiso Mnchwabe, ATM’s spokesperson […]

China’s pledge to help Nigeria fight “Modern Day Slavery” met with criticism

The recent revelation by Nigeria-based Chinese Cultural Counselor, Mr. Li Xuda of the Chinese government’s readiness to help Nigeria to fight against what he described as modern-day slavery has since been stepping on the nerves of many netizens. It would be recalled that, during the recent program held in Abuja to commemorate International Day for […]

First group of Afghan evacuees arrives in Uganda

Afghan evacuees arrive in Uganda, where they will be given temporary refuge, government and diplomatic officials say. Uganda reached an agreement with the United States last week to receive 2,000 Afghanistan refugees following a total takeover of the country by the Taliban fighters. “The Government of the Republic of Uganda this morning received Fifty One […]