Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Coca-Cola advises Nigerians to reduce sugar intake, eat more fruits

Coca-Cola to invest $90m in Kenya to broaden product range

Soft drinks maker, Coca-Cola, says it plans to invest up to $90 million in Kenya over three years through 2018 to increase its product...
U.S. to pressure South Sudan’s President into peace – Harley

U.S. to pressure South Sudan’s President into peace – Haley

The U.S. is considering how to pressure South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir into peace, UN envoy Nikki Haley said ahead of a visit to...
It will take over 100 yrs to end child marriage in West, Central Africa: UNICEF

It will take over 100 yrs to end child marriage in West, Central Africa:...

UNICEF has warned that it will take over 100 years to end child marriage in West and Central Africa due to high population growth...
U.S. to pressure South Sudan’s President into peace – Harley

Diplomats hope Haley’s visit to Africa will shed light on Trump’s plan for continent

Diplomats hope that U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley’s visit to Africa would shed light on President Donald Trump’s administration’s plans to engage...
Zuma appears in court on corruption charges

Zuma ‘disappointed’ by court Apex court ruling on corruption charges

President Jacob Zuma of South Africa said on Friday he was “disappointed” by a Supreme Court of Appeal decision to uphold a High Court...
Boko Haram insurgents behead 6 farmers in Borno

Chad withdraws troops from fight against Boko Haram in Niger

Chad has withdrawn hundreds of troops from neighbouring Niger, where they were helping local forces fight Boko Haram Islamist militants, humanitarian sources and officials...
Liberia’s Weah rolls out early appointments

Liberia Polls: Weah in early lead

Football icon, George Weah, is in early lead, according to the official provisional results of Tuesday presidential elections in Liberia. The results were released by...
Campaigns close in Liberia’s crucial general elections

Campaigns close in Liberia’s crucial general elections

Political campaigns in Liberia officially closed at midnight (1 a.m. Nigerian time) on Sunday ahead of the country’s crucial presidential and House of Representatives...
Illegal gold miners invade Grace Mugabe's farm amid legal dispute

Zimbabwe’s Grace Mugabe in ‘poison ice cream’ row with vice president

Zimbabwe’s First Lady, Grace Mugabe, has hit back at claims by the vice president, her main rival to succeed ageing leader Robert Mugabe, that...
U.S. expresses concern ahead of October 26 Kenya presidential election

U.S. expresses concern ahead of October 26 Kenya presidential election

Ahead of the October 26 Kenya presidential election, the United States Government on Friday expressed concern over the deterioration in the political environment. Kenya’s Supreme...