Wakanda City will be built across Africa; not only Senegal – Akon

When Senegalese-American superstar and philanthropist Aliaume Damala, with stage name Akon, announced his plan to commence the construction of a futuristic city in His homeland Senegal, some people embraced the idea and touted it as visionary whilst others criticized his choice of country for the project; to these people, Akon has chosen Senegal because he […]

Nigerian man becomes first African minister for justice in Canada

Reports by The Guardian revealed that the Canadian government has appointed Mr. Kaycee Madu, a Nigerian-born resident in Canada, as the Minister for justice and solicitor general of Alberta province in Canada. A Canadian politician and the current Premier of Alberta, Premier Jason Kenney welcomed this appointment and also eulogized the appointee whilst making the […]

Mali Coup: Military Want Three-year Transition; Agrees to Free President

The military coup leaders in Mali want a three-year military-led transitional government after they have agreed with regional negotiators to release deposed President, Mr Ibrahim Buobacar Keita, the AFP News reports.  “The junta has affirmed that it wants a three-years transitional to review the foundation of the Malian State. This transition would be directed by […]

The Gambia: Chinese Citizens demand to be flown home as corona cases rise

The sudden spike in Coronavirus cases in The Gambia has prompted many Chinese residents to protest outside of their embassy, demanding immediate chartered flight back to China. According to the Standard Newspaper of The Gambia, Chinese embassy officials revealed to them that their citizens want to be flown out of the country and they’re working on making […]

Third Terms Is Also a Coup – Guinea Bissau’s President to ECOWAS leaders

At the virtually emergency summit meeting held on the 20 August 2020, the ECOWAS member states in their resolution on the ongoing crises in Mali denounced the action taken by the military to depose embattled President Ibrahim Keita, something the regional leaders’ term as a negative and obstructive insolence towards the democratic order of the […]

Events in Mali threatens peace and security in West Africa – President Buhari

The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has joined the many individuals, organizations and nations to condemn the current occurrence in Mali where President, Ibrahim Boubacar Keita’s government has been overthrown by military coup. “Nigeria strongly supports the efforts of ECOWAS Chairman, President Mahamadou Issoufou, for wider regional and continental consultations with ECOWAS, the AU and […]

Mali Coup: ECOWAS leaders calls for reinstatement of President Keita

West African heads of states under the regional bloc ECOWAS, held an emergency virtual summit on Thursday demanding for the reinstatement of Ibrahim Baboucarr Keita as Mali’s leader. President Keita was ousted in a military coup on Tuesday by members of the arm forces The leaders said they would send envoys to Mali to help […]

Mali Coup: France Takes Issue to The UN Security Council

Reactions to the Mutiny Until the first democratic elections in 1992, Malians have experienced 23 years of military rule. Regardless of this experience, the majority of Malians have welcomed the action taken by the military. Opposition supporters mostly could be seen celebrating the removal of the President on the street along with soldiers.  A member […]