Nigeria Catches Weah Fever Kanu For President 2019

Former Super Eagles captain, Nwankwo Kanu has been inspired by Liberian icon George Weah’s feat and has thus announced he will run for President of Nigeria in 2019. Kanu Nwankwo Weah, who had a...

George Weah: Union Say Dem No Get 6,000 Teachers to Borrow Liberia

Editor’s Note: Following President George Weah’s request to the Federal Republic of Nigeria to send 6,000 teachers to Liberia, the Bayelsa State Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), told BBC News...

Russia Wants to Light up Africa

The African continent is in huge need of energy investments, and Russia could become one of its key partners, according to President Vladimir Putin speaking at BRICS summit in Johannesburg. "I would especially like to...

Liberia’s Shadow in S/Leone – ...

Still reeling in the pain of its shock defeat in the first round of this month’s presidential election, Sierra Leone's governing party has accused the National Electoral Commission (NEC) of conniving with foreign forces...

S/ Leone Awaits New President After Landmark Polls

Voting count continued Thursday in Sierra Leone with the ruling All People’s Congress (APC) party and the Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) presidential candidates taking an early lead. The results from the Wednesday landmark vote,...

Sierra Leone opposition Claims Victory

The opposition Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) said on Monday that its candidate Julius Maada Bio had won a presidential run-off election according to its own compilation of results, while the ruling party said...

ECOWAS Urges Peaceful Election in S/ Leone

Prof. Amos Sawyer, Head of the ECOWAS’ 55-member Election Observation Mission has appealed to Sierra Leone’s political actors and stakeholders to cooperate and ensure that all outstanding political and legal issues are resolved peaceful...

President Weah Congratulates S/Leone New Leader Maada Bio

President George Manneh Weah has sent two separate congratulatory messages to His Excellency Julius Maada Bio, President of the Republic of Sierra Leone and His Excellency Mr. Ernest Bai Koroma, former President respectively, following...

Two killed In Guinea violence

Two men were reportedly shot dead Wednesday during protests in the Guinean capital as the powerful teachers' union called off a month-long strike after reaching agreement with the government on pay. The strikes have paralysed...

Sierra Leoneans Vote For New President

Sierra Leoneans turned out in reasonable numbers at polling stations on Wednesday to elect their country's new president, members of parliament and local councils in the fourth cycle of elections since the civil war...