Wednesday, December 19, 2018
It’ll will be ‘immoral, suicidal’ to fail to agree on climate change action — UN

UN chief condemns students’ abduction in Cameroon

United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, has condemned Monday’s reported kidnapping of students and staff of a secondary school in Bamenda, North-West region of Cameroon. Guterres...
Xenophobia: 9 Nigerian-owned shops burnt in South Africa

Xenophobia: 9 Nigerian-owned shops burnt in South Africa

As Xenophobia on Sunday reared its ugly head again in South Africa, Nigerians have lost more than nine shops to arsonists in Hillbrow, central...
It’ll will be ‘immoral, suicidal’ to fail to agree on climate change action — UN

Africa is ‘on the rise’, says UN chief

Africa is “on the move and on the rise” with communities coming together to resolve their problems and offer mutual support, UN Secretary-General António...
Ebola death rate has risen to 135 in DRC, WHO says

Ebola death rate has risen to 135 in DRC, WHO says

The World Health Organisation (WHO) says no fewer than 135 people have been killed by the Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of...
Full text of Otunba Gani Adams speech as new Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland

2018 OPU Summit: Restructuring, key to nation building, Aare Gani Adams

2018 OPU Summit: Restructuring, key to nation building, Aare Gani Adams Aare Onakakanfo of Yoruba land, Iba Gani Adams, has re affirmed his beliefs in...
It’ll will be ‘immoral, suicidal’ to fail to agree on climate change action — UN

UN chief urges peaceful, credible elections in Cameroon

UN Secretary-General António Guterres has called for peaceful, credible and inclusive elections in Cameroon, ahead of the country’s presidential election on Sunday. The UN chief,...

Report: 190,000 people killed in South Sudan’s civil war

An estimated 190,000 people have been killed in South Sudan’s civil war and when factors such as population displacement, disruption to health facilities and...

President Ramaphosa outlines stimulus plan for ailing economy

South Africa’s president announced a multi-billion-dollar stimulus programme on Friday, earmarking funds for job creation and infrastructure development as he seeks to make good...

S.Africa to continue to put African agenda on BRICS – Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday said South Africa like in the past will continue to put African issues on the BRICS agenda. Ramaphosa said...
Kenyatta declared winner of Kenya poll

President Kenyatta proposes to cut fuel tax to 8%

President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya on Friday said a new and unpopular tax on petroleum products was necessary but that he wanted to cut...