New Corona-Virus Infection: A potential health risk to Africa-Scientist Dr. Dougbeh Chris Nyan

 Infectious disease expert and prominent scientist, Dr. Dougbeh Chris Nyan has alerted the Liberian and other African governments of a potential public health threat due to the outbreak of a new virus infection in China that is now spreading around the world. In a communication to the National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL) dated […]

The Year Of Return: Re-discovering us for the Africa we want-Bening Ahmed

The dignity of blacks is inherently linked to the ability of the African continent to lift itself out of poverty, disease, armed conflicts, hunger and deprivation unto the path of prosperity and economic progress. The deplorable conditions and economic dejection of the majority of our African citizenry inadvertently translates into the standard measure of black […]

Nigeria denies reports of brewing diplomatic row with Ghana over envoy’s eviction

The Nigerian government has denied reports that there is a brewing diplomatic row over Ghana’s decision to evict the West African country’s envoy from his Accra residence. Some media outlets reported on Thursday, January 2, 2020, that a diplomatic ruckus was imminent following Ghana’s decision to forcefully remove Nigeria High Commissioner, Olufemi Michael Abikoye, from […]

Ivorian opposition Presidential candidate seeks asylum in Ghana after an arrest warrant was issued for his arrest

An opposition presidential candidate in the Ivory Coast has sought asylum in Ghana to avoid being arrested in his home country. can report that Guilaume Soro, a former rebel leader and powerful Minister in the administration of former president Laurent Gbagbo diverted his private flight and landed in Ghana over the arrest warrant. A […]

‘’I won’t run for a third term, my party has many qualified hands to succeed me’’-Tanzania President

President John Magufuli has informed his party members and supporters that he does not have the intention of running for presidency after his very-likely second tenure which ends in 2025. The president also admitted that the job of president was more difficult than he had anticipated. “Our party CCM is like an industry which produces […]

President of Benin orders economic decolonization from France

For the first time a Head of State from Africa’s CFA currency region has openly spoken about a very politically and economically sensitive subject that could ruin relationship with colonial master, France. President Patrice Talon has ordered that his country’s foreign currency reserves  colonially deposited in French Central Bank be immediately withdrawn. Such a decision […]

Zambia legalizes production of Marijuana

The Zambian government has finally approved a proposal to legalise the production of Marijuana. The production of Marijuana in Zambia will, however, be restricted to exports and for medical purposes only. Companies wishing to trade in Marijuana in Zambia will be charged US$250,000 annual license fees. Only successful bidders will be issued with commercial licenses […]