Saturday, June 23, 2018

Mugabe ‘Resisting Calls To Resign’

Zimbabwe's long-time President Robert Mugabe is reportedly refusing to step down immediately, despite growing calls for his resignation.

Zimbabwe Crisis: Army Takes Over – Mugabe ‘Detained’

The military has seized control in Zimbabwe but has said President Robert Mugabe, in power since 1980, is safe, reports the BBC.

Akufo-Addo Attends ECOWAS Meeting On Common Currency In Niger

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.

Liberia Elections : George Weah Visits TB Joshua Ahead Of Runoff

Former world footballer of the year and Liberian presidential hopeful, George Weah, was in Nigeria over the weekend on a spiritual mission.

Atomic Junction Explosion : Nigerian President Consoles Ghanaians

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.

Spain’s Harsh Crackdown Draws Worldwide Attention To Catalonia

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.

Togolese Nationals Flee To Ghana For Sanctuary

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.

Be Fair To Africa – Akufo-Addo Tells UN

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.

Audit Shows No Hacking Of Kenya Vote System – French Firm

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.

Akufo-Addo Visits Buhari In Nigeria

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, paid a brief visit to the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadou Buhari.

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