COVID-19: African governments unite to fight China over eviction of Nationals

African governments have teamed up to fight the alleged acts of racial discrimination against their nationals residing in China. Last week, there were widespread videos and various reports of some ‘ill-treatment’ being meted out to Africans in the Chinese city, Guangzhou, including eviction from places of residence, being avoided in public, among others. Though China […]

African Free Trade Area, a game changer

Ghana has been selected as the country to host the secretariat of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). A review committee said Ghana was awarded the right based on regional balance formula. Ghana beat six other countries; namely, Egypt, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar and Senegal, which had submitted their bids to host the secretariat. […]

Akufo-Addo is a visionary leader, Africa needs 20 of his type to progress-Aliko Dangote

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote has described president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo as a visionary leader, whose type Africa needs to progress. Speaking at a forum organized by the Africa Center for Economic Transformation (ACET), the Executive Chairman of the Dangote Group said the continent needs the likes of president Akufo-Addo to get out of […]

You’re not humans, how can you sit on Gold, diamond and oil and still be poor-Donald Trump descends on Africa again

President of the United States of America, Donald Trump has hit hard at Africans once again, this time asking whether they are really qualified to be called humans. He says “if you sit on Gold, diamond, oil, manganese, uranium and your people don’t have food, are you humans?”. See Mr. Trump’s five strong questions he […]