Rwanda welcomes 250 students and staff of Afghanistan’s School of Leadership

Shabana Basij-Rasikh, the co-founding president of Afghanistan’s School of Leadership (SOLA) has stated in series of social media posts that, the students, staff and families have been evacuated to Rwanda in Africa following the recent take-over by the Taliban regime. “Last week, we completed the departure from Kabul of nearly 250 students, faculty, staff, and […]

Rwanda to deploy 1,000 troops to Mozambique

In an announcement made on Friday, Rwanda said it will send a combined force made up of members of the Rwanda Defence Force and National Police to the war-torn region of Cabo Delgado, which is now under siege. Following a planned assault by Islamic State-linked terrorists on the northern town of Palma in March, in […]

France-Africa Summit: African leaders gather in France to seek financial support

Scores of African leaders have landed in Paris ahead of the France-Africa summit which will be hosted by French President, Emmanuel Macron. The said summit will be attended by top lenders and European leaders such as the G7, G20, International Monetary Fund (IMF), and other financial institutions. Bruno Le Maire, the French Minister for economy […]

Nigerian suspends Emirates flights over ‘senseless’ test demands

The Nigerian government has suspended the services of Emirate Airline following the imposition of additional covid-19 test result requirements on passengers. The decision was made public by the country’s Aviation Minister, Hadi Sirika. The minister stated that the Airline demanded Nigerian Passengers to undertake three covid-19 tests within a space of 24 hours; a demand […]