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,...

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...

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...

Don’t Expect Miracles From Our Temple-Nigerian Senator Reacts To Weah’s Visit

Senator Shehu Sani reacts to the visit of President of Liberia George Weah to President Muhammadu Buhari - The senator representing Kaduna central senatorial district, warned the Liberian president against expecting miracles from Nigeria...

African Journalists Urged to Act Against Hate Speech, Fake News

To promote ethical and professional journalism in Africa, media leaders and influencers on the continent during the weekend challenged the media to take steps to address issues of hate speech in media ahead of...

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...

Ivorian Soldiers Loot Arms, Burn Military

Soldiers in Ivory Coast’s second largest city looted weapons from the base of a rival elite military unit before setting it on fire during an overnight clash, leaders of the faction that carried out...

EU Pushes To Curb Africa Migration More

European Union leaders will discuss how to further curb immigration from across the Mediterranean over dinner on Thursday, but are as divided as ever on how to take care of refugees who still make...

Zambia raises interest rates to 15.5%

Zambia's central bank has pushed up interest rates from 12.5% to 15.5% in an effort to curb soaring inflation. Consumer prices nearly doubled in October to 14.3% from 7.7% in September as Zambia's currency weakened...