Day: June 7, 2021

Rivals say Boko Haram chief dead as jihadists battle for control

When Nigeria's military claimed Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau had been badly wounded in an air strike 2016,...

Ethiopia: Threats to Fish Production Loom Over Lake Hawassa As Fishermen Hope for a Timely Solution

Addis Abeba — Lake Hawassa is one of the jewels of the capital of the newly formed Sidama...

Ethiopia: ‘We Must Stop a Colossal Humanitarian Tragedy’ in Tigray, UN Warns

The UN's humanitarian chief has warned that some 90 percent of people in the Tigray region of northern...

News24 appoints Lynsey Chutel to head up new Africa desk

News24 has appointed seasoned journalist Lynsey Chutel to head up its new Africa desk.Based in Johannesburg, she will...

Kenya: Court Postpones Governor Ali Korane’s Sh233m Corruption Trial

The trial of Garissa Governor Ali Korane over the alleged misuse of a Sh233 million grant from World...

East Africa: Without Uganda’s Backing, Kisumu Is a Dormant ‘Great Port’

There was euphoria in Kenya this past week during the 58th anniversary for attaining self-rule as the country's...

Zimbabwe: Fresh Bid to Rescue Malaba

A little known Zanu PF youth league member on Friday filed a Constitutional Court (ConCourt) application seeking to...

Nigeria: Govt Orders All Broadcast Stations to Go Off Twitter

The Federal Government has directed all broadcast stations in the country to go off Twitter. Armstong Idachaba, Director-General...

Kenya Commits to Safe, Nutritious and Sufficient Food for Everyone

Nairobi — As the world commemorates World Food Safety Day (WFSD), the government has assured its commitment in...

How To Get The Best Barbell For Your Home Gym 

Barbells are one of the at-home gym equipment you should have if you’re looking to level up your...

Sudan: Nile Dam Talks Collapse as Sudan Seeks Clarification on Experts

Sudan on Thursday rocked new negotiations on the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam after insisting they have to...

Think African Podcast Ep 3: Who is feeding Africa?

African Arguments is delighted to partner with the Think African podcast series, created by Sound Africa. Think African examines the big...

Ethiopia: Govt Says Eritrean Troops Withdrawing From Tigray

The Ethiopian government says Eritrean forces involved in the Tigray conflict have begun withdrawing from the northern region...

Tanzania: PSG Forward Icardi on Holiday in Tanzania

Argentina forward Mauro Icardi who plies his trade in France for Paris Saint Germain (PSG) is currently spending...

Cameroon/Nigeria: Injuries Hit Eagles Camp As Troost-Ekong, Collins Out of Cameroon Friendly

William Troost-Ekong and Jamilu Coliins have been ruled out Tuesday's friendly against the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon. The...

Ghana: UN Human Rights Council Calls for Immediate Release of LGBT Activists in Ghana

A Ghana court kept a group of LGBTQ activists in custody on Friday, their lawyers said, in a...

United States Imposes Visa Restrictions Over Cameroon Separatist Crisis | World News

DAKAR (Reuters) - The United States stepped up pressure for a peaceful resolution to Cameroon's conflict between state...

Eritrea blames US support for Tigray’s leaders for the war

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Eritrea’s foreign minister blamed U.S. administrations that supported the Tigray People’s Liberation Movement for...

Kenyan-Born Content Creator Rachel Wakesho Takes TV Show By Storm

Rachel Wakesho Mwangemi has always loved speaking. Growing up in the conservative and reserved Taita background, she often...