Zimbabwe's long-time President Robert Mugabe is reportedly refusing to step down immediately, despite growing calls for his resignation.
The military has seized control in Zimbabwe but has said President Robert Mugabe, in power since 1980, is safe, reports the BBC.
The fourth meeting of the Presidential Taskforce on a common currency for the West African Monetary Zone (WAMZ) has taken place in Niamey, the capital of Niger, with the firm commitment towards the acceleration of the processes leading to the use of the single currency by 2020.
Former world footballer of the year and Liberian presidential hopeful, George Weah, was in Nigeria over the weekend on a spiritual mission.
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has spoken to Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo to offer his condolences to the government and people of Ghana on the gas explosions in the Legon suburb of Accra on Saturday.
The Catalan government has claimed that 90 percent of voters are in favor of independence, following the violent crackdown Spanish riot police brought upon polling stations on Sunday.
Hundreds of Togolese nationals have fled to neighbouring Ghana to escape reprisals after a wave of anti-government protests, a Ghanaian official said on Wednesday.
The President of Ghana has called on world leaders to be courageous enough to undertake a massive reform of the United Nations in order to address imbalances in the global political systems.
An audit of the electronic system used to tally votes in Kenya’s cancelled presidential poll showed no manipulation of data, the French biometrics firm that supplied the system told AFP Friday.
The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, paid a brief visit to the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadou Buhari.