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Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala becomes first female head of World Trade Organisation

Nigeria's Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was appointed Monday to head the leading international trade body as it seeks to to resolve disagreements over how it decides...

Seychelles opposition leader Ramkalawan wins presidency in landmark victory

The Seychelles presidential election has seen an upset, with the electoral commission on Sunday declaring longtime opposition contender Wavel Ramkalawan the winner over incumbent...

Trump suggests Egypt may ‘blow up’ Ethiopia dam

Washington - US President Donald Trump on Friday voiced anger at Ethiopia over its construction of a huge dam on the Nile River and...

ANDREW MWENDA: Lessons for Africa from the removal of Bashir in...

Nearly two years since Gen Omar El Bashir was removed from power through a popular uprising, Sudan is tottering on the edge of collapse....

ZURAB POLOLIKASHVILI: Africa’s advantage in reviving Tourism amidst COVID-19

Around the world, countries are steadily shifting from responding to the COVID-19 pandemic to the recovery phase. And for many, tourism will play a...

Ghana library showcases black and African literature

Accra - A small group of visitors waits eagerly at the entrance to a single-storey building in Ghana's capital Accra, looking to explore the...

Uganda reports 12 new COVID-19 cases as total reaches 939

KAMPALA – Uganda’s ministry of health on Sunday said it has registered 12 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in...

Health Care Services in Africa Disrupted by Pandemic: WHO Chief

Addis Ababa - The coronavirus pandemic has affected key health services including malaria and HIV treatment programmes across Africa and could undo "decades of progress",...

China pledges solidarity with Africa in Covid-19 fight

NAIROBI – President Xi Jinping of China has today assured African countries that his country will continue supporting Covid-19 containment measures on the continent. The Chinese...

After the death of George Floyd, Africa mobilises against police violence

If the death of George Floyd has sparked a worldwide protest movement, Africa is not to be outdone. In Kenya, Ghana and South Africa,...

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