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Afreximbank, APPO urge establishment of African energy bank

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By OKEOGHENE AKUBUIKE Abuja- The African Petroleum Producers’ Organization (APPO), and African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) have called for the establishment of an African Energy Transition...

Terrorists kill 170 soldiers, take over military base 

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The Somali Islamist militant group, al-Shabab has said in a statement that it had killed more than 170 Burundian soldiers who were in Somalia...

Africa Needs Stronger, Better Leadership To Grow – Buhari, Abiy Ahmed...

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President Muhammadu Buhari and Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Sunday that African growth and development will require strong, visionary leadership that caters to...

African Union suspends Burkina Faso after coup

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The African Union said Monday it had suspended Burkina Faso in response to the January 24 coup that ousted President Roch Marc Christian Kabore. The...

Slavery in Mauritania and the shame of a continent, By Osmund...

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In November 2017, the world watched in utter disbelief, some cringed-worthy footage aired by CNN where dozens of men in detention facilities were being...

Dangote calls for unity, cooperation among Africans leaders for global recognition

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…As Afreximbank launches centralised payment, settlement infrastructure platform for intra-African trade By Chibuike Nwabuko Abuja (Sundiata Post) – President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has called...

Obi Cubana: EFCC ordeal, customer’s death, 2021 highlights of celebrity club...

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Socialite Obinna Iyiegbu, aka Obi Cubana, topped Google’s list as one of the 2021 most trending people in Nigeria but the year was not...

2023: We’ll ensure free, fair elections, transfer of power to winners...

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The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has assured Nigerians and the international community of free and fair elections in 2023 general elections, and...

Aisha Buhari Elected President Of African First Ladies

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AFLPM was established in 1997 as an umbrella body of wives of African heads of state and government to play a supportive role for...

Talks won’t succeed without ceasefire, Obasanjo warns Ethiopia

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The African Union’s special envoy for the Horn of Africa, Olusegun Obasanjo, remains hopeful that dialogue can end Ethiopia’s year-long war, but warned in...

UN Commission backs new initiative to measure African cities’ GDP

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A new initiative by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa is supporting African cities to measure their Gross Domestic Product, a vital economic...

Though weakened, Boko Haram still active in Nigeria, Buhari tells world...

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The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has said that Nigeria will spare no efforts at getting rid of Boko Haram terrorists, especially in...

Wizkid, Omah Lay Lead AFRIMA 2021 Nominations

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Two Nigerians singers, Wizkid and Omah Lay have been nominated for the upcoming 2021 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA). The African Union Commission (AUC) and...

African Union suspends Guinea over coup

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Guinea’s ruling military came under diplomatic pressure on Friday as the African Union suspended the country over last weekend’s coup and West African envoys...

Guinea needs a bitter pill. But will Africa find it? By...

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Zambia’s peaceful and orderly election in August offered a glimmer of hope that Africa’s story might be changing. For the third time in three decades,...

Nnamdi Kanu’s doctors prevented from seeing him, his health condition deteriorating...

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The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has raised the alarm over the deteriorating health condition of its leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, in detention. Kanu has...

Gen. Agwai, Experts Raise Concerns Over Increased Foreign Military Presence In...

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Nigeria and other African nations are grappling with protracted and spiraling security challenges, but amid this, there is a growing concern over the increased...

Nigeria accounts for over 20% of funds laundered from Africa –FG

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The Federal Government says over 20 per cent of funds illegally taken from Africa come from Nigeria. Spokesperson for the Independent Corrupt Practices and other...

UNICEF to supply 400m COVID-19 vaccines to Nigeria, 54 others

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The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund says it has signed an agreement with Janssen Pharmaceutical to supply an additional 220 million doses of...

AstraZeneca: Nigeria faults EU’s rejection, says decision political

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The African Union, the Federal Government and COVAX, a coalition consisting of the World Health Organisation, Gavi and Epidemic Preparedness Innovations, on Thursday, expressed...