Nigeria: Govt Releases N72 Billion for Lagos-Ibadan Rail Line

n nBy Sani TukurThe Federal Government of Nigeria has released...

Uganda/Mali: Cranes Play for Pride in Final Match With Mali

n nBy Nick SaidUganda will be playing for pride but...

Cameroon: Biggest Ever Seizure of Pangolin Scales – Two Chinese Arrested.

Wildlife officials made one of the biggest ever seizures of pangolin scales in the Central African sub-region on January 3, 2017, taking hold...

Gambia: Ex-Ruler Yahya Jammeh ‘Plundered Coffers’

The Gambia's ex-ruler, Yahya Jammeh, plundered the state coffers in his final weeks in power, stealing millions of dollars and shipping out luxury...

Gambia: New President Names Female VP Who Vowed to Prosecute Jammeh

President Adama Barrow has appointed as deputy leader a woman who had vowed to prosecute exiled leader Yahya Jammeh. Barrow, still in Senegal,...

Southern Africa: What Southern Africa Can Learn From West Africa About...

analysisnBy Chris Saunders, University of Cape Town and Henning Melber, University of PretoriaHas the Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) just taught...

Nigeria: Former Minister of Education Dies At 80, Laid to Rest...

The remains of the former Minister of state for Education, Alhaji Saka Saadu, was on Monday committed to mother earth at his GRA...

Nigeria: Keshi Remembered On First Posthumous Birthday

n nBy Tunde EludiniThe late Stephen Keshi was remembered by...