Thursday, October 17, 2019

Buhari is new Chair of ECOWAS

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has been elected the new chair of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) in Togo’s capital, Lome. He takes...

Trump, Kim share historic handshake

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un shared warm words and a historic handshake Tuesday as they held an unprecedented summit to confront a decades-old...

Akufo-Addo didn’t mock Nigeria – Bawa replies Goodluck Jonathan

Ghana’s High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ambassador Rashid Bawa has said former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan deliberately misrepresented the latest comments by Mr. Akufo-Addo on Nigeria...

Winnie Mandela “bravest of the brave” – Rawlings writes in tribute

Ex-President Jerry John Rawlings has paid a glowing tribute to late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, an anti-apartheid activist in south Africa and the former wife of...

US preacher Billy Graham dies

US evangelist Billy Graham - one of the most influential preachers of the 20th Century - has died aged 99. Graham became one of the...

Ghanaian Soldier dies in Bronx fire trying to rescue others

Private Emmanuel Mensah went off to serve in the Army National Guard, but it was back home where he made the ultimate sacrifice. Mensah died...

Liberia Polls: Ex-footballer, VEEP face off in election run-off

Liberians are to choose a new president in a run-off vote between Vice-President Joseph Boakai and former international footballer George Weah. Mr Weah, 51, won...

BREAKING: Zimbabwe’s President Mugabe resigns

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has resigned, parliament speaker Jacob Mudenda has said. A letter from Mr Mugabe said that the decision was voluntary and that...

Sepp Blatter Accused Of Sexual Assault

Former U.S. international goalkeeper Hope Solo has accused ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter of sexual assault, according to quotes published by  Expresso and The Guardian . In an interview with...

Raila Odinga quits Kenya election re-run

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga has pulled out of October's election re-run. Mr Odinga said his withdrawal would give the electoral commission enough time to...