Month: September 2019

#BiyaShouldSay trends as Cameroonians await president’s untraditional speech

The hashtag #BiyaShouldSay is trending on Twitter, Tuesday, September 10, after Cameroon State media announced that the president of the Central African country is to address the Nation, at 8…

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Quote of the Day

"Words are like fruit; once they fall down, they cannot return up," - African Proverb.

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Zimbabwe: Mugabe’s family frowns at Government’s burial plans

As Zimbabweans are waiting for former President Robert Mugabe’s corpse to be sent back home, there have been reports that there is an ongoing dispute between the government and family…

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Quote of the Day

"If you hide a sick person, your lamentation alarm will only announce his death," - African Proverb.

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AU lifts Sudan’s suspension after Civilian Government created

The African Union Peace and Security Council (AUPSC) at its 875th Meeting, September 6, 2019 lifted Sudan’s suspension in the participation of AU activities. Sudan has established a civilian-led Government,…

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African Leaders ‘Boycott’ WEF meeting in SA amid Xenophobic attacks

Three sub-Saharan african leaders will not attend the 28th World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa, which will be held in Cape Town from September 4 to 6, the South Africa…

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South Africa: AU condemns Xenophobic Attacks against nationals of fellow African countries

The African Union on Tuesday condemned in “the strongest terms,” the outbreak of violent attacks on migrants from other African countries in South Africa. “The Chairperson of the African Union…

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Gabon presidency calls Bloomberg’s report on Ali Bongo’s health “fake news”

On Monday, September 02, the New York based media company, Bloomberg published an article titled: "Gabon President Hospitalized in London as Health Deteriorates". In the article the media company revealed…

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Cameroon/School Resumption: UN gives hope to children – “Know you are not forgotten”

The United Nations Development and Humanitarian coordinator in Cameroon, Allegra Baiocchi has reminded thousands of school children in the Anglophone Regions, who have been robbed of their right to education,…

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Botswana to go to the polls October 23

Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi and the Minister of Local Government and Rural Development have set October 23 as the date for parliamentary and local elections, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC)…

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