Nigeria Adopts $28.80 Billion Budget

Ahead of elections in February 2019, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has secured $28.80 billion (8.83 trillion…

America’s New Africa Policy

The administration of United States President Donald Trump has announced a major shift in America’s policy…

Angola Leads Initiative to Foster Peace in Africa through Culture

Angola is leading a new initiative known as Pan-African Forum for the Culture of Peace aimed…

Thirteen Million Need Food Assistance in DR Congo

The World Food Program (WFP) has classified 13.1 million citizens of the Democratic Republic of Congo…

Internet Shutdown as Vote Count Unfolds in DR Congo

Counting is ongoing in presidential elections finally held last December 30 in the Democratic Republic of…

UN Sanctions Three Malian Armed Group Leaders

The United Nations Security Council closed the year by imposing sanctions against three leaders of armed…

Jacob Zuma Supports Radical Land Reforms in South Africa

South Africa’s former president, Jacob Zuma, has urged the government of his successor, Cyril Ramaphosa, to…

UN Peacekeepers Provide Healthcare in Mali

The United Nations Peacekeeping Mission to Mali (MINUSMA) is providing free medical clinics to villagers in…

American Aid to Somalia to Hit $900M

The United States is expanding support to Somalia, investing close to $900 million in mostly humanitarian…

Mauritania’s Anti-Slavery MP Freed from Prison

A Mauritanian member of parliament who has been held behind bars for five months has been…