Category: Africa News

Kenya: President Kenyatta, British PM Agree to Scale Up Kenya-UK Ties

| January 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

Nairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday held talks with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson focused on scaling up the robust ties between Kenya and the UK. At the meeting held at the PM’s office on No.10 Downing Street in London, President Kenyatta and PM Johnson discussed a wide range of areas of mutual interest […]

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Nigeria: ICC Identifies Potential War Crimes by Nigerian Security Forces, Boko Haram

| January 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Office of Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) has outlined 10 possible cases it could press against Nigerian security forces and the three factions of insurgent groups operating under the popular name of Boko Haram. The war against Boko Haram has lingered on since 2009, spreading to swathes of land in the Lake […]

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Kenya: Key Leaders Seek Kenyatta’s Blessings For 2022 Election

| January 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

Barely days into 2020 and President Uhuru Kenyatta is turning out to be the political bride every suitor wants. Interest is mounting for his nod with all and sundry trying to get his ear — some are falling over themselves to carry favour with the Head of State. Besides opposition leaders led by ODM leader […]

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Nigeria: Africans Travelling to Nigeria Can Get Visa On Arrival From 2020

| December 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

Other Africans travelling to Nigeria will from January 2020 be able to get their visas at the point of entry. This was stated by President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday at the Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development in Africa, holding in Egypt. “We in Nigeria have already taken the strategic decision to bring down barriers […]

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Nigeria: Why Russia Is Nigeria’s Friend

| October 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

President Mohammadu Buhari says Russia is a partner because it is “visibly helping” Nigeria in all the priority areas of his government, including security, economy and the fight against corruption. Buhari, who said this at a panel discussion on the second day of the Future Investment Initiative (FII) conference in Riyadh, was responding to a […]

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