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Tinubu Named AU Champion For Health

Tinubu Named AU Champion For Health

President Bola Tinubu has been appointed as the African Union (AU) Champion for Human Resources for Health and Community Health Delivery Partnership. The new development was communicated in a statement issued on Friday by his…

Ex-Sierra Leone President, Koroma Heads For Nigeria On Asylum After Treason Charges

Ex-Sierra Leone President, Koroma Heads For Nigeria On Asylum After Treason Charges

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) plan to relocate former Sierra Leonean President Ernest Bai Koroma to Nigeria has stirred controversy. New Telegraph recalled that gunmen had last November broken into a military armoury…

Egypt’s President Sisi Re-elected With 89.6% Of Vote

Egypt’s President Sisi Re-elected With 89.6% Of Vote

Egypt’s President, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi  has won a new six-year term with 89.6 per cent of the vote, the election authority announced on Monday. Turnout reached an “unprecedented” 66.8 per cent of voters, said authority…

JUST-IN: Sierra Leone Declares Nationwide Curfew

JUST-IN: Sierra Leone Declares Nationwide Curfew

The government of Sierra Leone on Sunday declared a nationwide curfew after “some unidentified individuals” attempted to break into the military armoury at Wilberforce barracks. Announcing the curfew, the country’s Minister of Information and Civic…

G-20 Summit: Tinubu Woos Foreign Investors In Germany

G-20 Summit: Tinubu Woos Foreign Investors In Germany

President Bola Tinubu on Monday assured international investors that Nigeria, the most populous country in Africa, is a secured destination for their investments. President Tinubu gave the assurance while speaking as a participant in a…

Liberia Election: Tinubu Hails President Weah For Conceding Defeat

Liberia Election: Tinubu Hails President Weah For Conceding Defeat

Following the successful conduct of the Liberian Presidential election, President Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Saturday congratulated the government and people of Liberia. President Tinubu in a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity,…

Liberian President, George Weah Concedes Defeat

Liberian President, George Weah Concedes Defeat

The incumbent President of Liberia and the presidential candidate of CDC, George Weah on Friday conceded defeat after provisional results from this week’s runoff vote showed his challenger, Joseph Boakai beating him by just over…

Tinubu Attends Guinea-Bissau’s 50th Independence Anniversary Thursday

Tinubu Attends Guinea-Bissau’s 50th Independence Anniversary Thursday

President Bola Tinubu will on Thursday join other Heads of State and Government in Bissau, Guinea-Bissau, to celebrate the country’s 50th Independence Anniversary and Armed Forces Day. This is contained in a press statement issued…

Gunfire Raises Suspicion Of Coup In Guinea-Bissau

Gunfire Raises Suspicion Of Coup In Guinea-Bissau

Following an explosion of gunfire on Saturday in Conakry, the capital of Guinea, security personnel have barricaded the area. As of the time of filling this report, the cause of the prolonged gunfire remains unclear…

Niger: EU Sets Up Autonomous Framework For Restrictive Measures

Niger: EU Sets Up Autonomous Framework For Restrictive Measures

The European Union (EU) on Monday imposed sanctions on Niger coup leaders who overthrew the democratically elected leader in July. The 27-nation bloc has condemned the ouster of Niger’s President, Mohamed Bazoum, which toppled a…