April 16, 2021

Food prices soar in West Africa amid conflicts, coronavirus

Food prices in West Africa have jumped more than 30% since last year to their highest levels in nearly a decade due to coronavirus lockdowns and […]
April 16, 2021

YouTube blocks Nigerian preacher over gay cure claim

YouTube has suspended the account of influential Nigerian TV evangelist TB Joshua over allegations of hate speech. A rights body filed a complaint after reviewing at […]
April 16, 2021

Nigeria Launches National Policy On Child, Forced Labour

Nigeria has launched the National Policy on Child/Forced Labour while being urged to march words with action in the implementation of the new Policy by the […]
April 16, 2021

Rwanda unveils new incentives aiming at increasing electric vehicles and motorcycles.

A cabinet meeting held on Wednesday, April 15 approved a strategy for electric mobility adaptation aiming at increasing electric vehicles and motorcycles. Among the key components […]
April 16, 2021

Nigeria Approves Activation Of New SIM Registration

The Federal government has approved the activation of New subscriber identification module(SIM) Registration  with Mandatory National Identity Number,NIN. This will also be inline with the Revised National […]
April 16, 2021

French MPs approve controversial security bill restricting police images

France’s parliament passed a security bill Thursday to extend police powers despite criticism from civil rights activists who fear it threatens efforts to denounce police abuse. […]
April 16, 2021

Kenyan teachers to receive COVID-19 vaccines ahead of May schools reopening

Kenyan teachers are set to join the list of prioritized groups in the country’s COVID-19 vaccination exercise after the government approved inoculations for all tutors irrespective […]
April 16, 2021

US institutes new Russia sanctions in response to SolarWinds hack

A White House order issued Thursday morning directs the US government to expel ten diplomats and place a range of new sanctions on Russian individuals and […]

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