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Fire burns Parliament building

CAPE TOWN (CU)_South Africa’s national Parliament complex sent a dark plume of smoke and flames into the air above on Sunday, as...

Nigeria and India ink MoU to strengthen trade relations

Abuja, Nigeria (CU)_ The Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and Nigeria’s Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) have signed an MoU...

‘Smart Multilateralism’ Needed in these Omicron Times

To say that observers in Africa have been shocked by the abysmal myopia on display globally in the recent omicron episode would...

Nigeria criticises fellow Commonwealth nations for ‘discriminatory’ travel bans

ABUJA (CU)_Over the recent weeks, concerns have arisen among the global community regarding the newly discovered Omicron variant of COVID-19. Accordingly, a...

Scientists Say Omicron Spreading Twice As Quickly As Delta in South Africa

The omicron variant of the coronavirus is spreading twice as quickly as the delta variant and may be three times as likely...

Mauritius imposes travel restriction on flights from South Africa

Port Louis (CU)_ In view of the most recent scientific evidence on the spread of the new Covid strain, Omicron, Mauritius has...

Ethiopian rebel group claims advance on Addis Ababa from south!

The African continent has for the major part of it had troubles from various rebel groups forming in their own countries. Most...

1,300 Persons Die Daily from AIDS in Africa

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has stated that despite free access to effective treatment, Africa has recorded 460,000 deaths from the Acquired...

Keep your blood money

Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity has tackled the former presidential aide, Reno Omokri for...

SA’s first-ever EFF Mayor RESIGNS

The bizarre situation was explained by Julius Malema during a media briefing. According to the EFF leader, the party decided to ask...

Mauritius advertises itself as a gateway to Africa for Indian trade

Port Louis, Mauritius (CU)_ According to the senior government and industry leaders who attended a bilateral business roundtable at the Indian pavilion...

Regional Lawmakers Root for Affordable Tourism Packages

Members of the East African Legislative Assembly's Committee on Agriculture, Tourism, and Natural Resources agreed that it makes sense to have affordable...

Top Destinations

Chobe National Park

Elephants, birdlife & Chobe Riverfront

Mount Cameroon

Volcanic mountain with a yearly race

Kunta Kinteh Island

Compact island steeped in history

Kakum National Park

Forest elephants & Canopy Walkway

11 out of Africa’s 15 most polluted cities are all in South Africa

While the quality of breathable air in South Africa improved in 2020, thanks to reduced vehicle emissions due to Covid-19 restrictions and...

Tanzania has used only 1% of discovered natural gas

Dodoma, Tanzania (CU)_ Due to a lack of large-scale enterprises that require natural gas and demand for other purposes, Tanzania has so...

36 Countries in African Region Have Health Human Resources Crisis

The Registrar Secretary-General, West African Postgraduate College of Medical Laboratory Science, Dr. Godswill Okara has said that 36 countries in the African...

How British Businesses Can Take Advantage Of The African Continental Free Trade Agreement

By Chris Devonshire-Ellis  The 54 member signatory nations of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) agreed to commence...

[Tribune] Maritime transport: behind the vertiginous surge in container costs

Over the last eighteen months, the global supply chain has lurched from crisis to crisis as Covid-19 has wrought havoc with shipping...

People voted to save democracy in Zambia’s presidential election

LUSAKA (CU)_Hakainde Hichilema, the leader of Zambia’s main opposition party, secured a stunning landslide victory in Zambia's presidential election which was held...

South African Political Constitution

The accomplishment of a quiet progress to majority rule government in South Africa and the reception of a comprehensive constitution, borne out...

Nigerian Australian Political and Governmental Relationships

Nigeria is Australia's 59th largest trading companion. The COVID-19 pandemic disturbed respective trading of 2020. Absolute labor and products exchange with Nigeria...

Staggering billions of $ to be unlocked…

LAGOS, Nigeria (CU)_The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has renewed the OML for the block partners of the Bonga Oilfield, Shell, Total, Eni...

Africa Day 2021 – is it the right time for celebrations?

DURBAN, South Africa (CU)_On Tuesday, 25 May, countries across the African continent celebrate what is known as Africa Day, in commemoration of...

What a disgrace! This entire continent has only received 2% of global COVID vaccines

ABUJA, Nigeria (CU)_Following a meeting held on promoting post-pandemic recovery in Africa on Wednesday (19 May), the UN Security Council issued a...

Another case of the Phoenix? Is Nigeria’s Boko Haram leader “dead” again?

ABUJA, Nigeria (CU)_ Nigerian Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau has been declared dead or critically injured several times since the jihadist terrorist...

Top Destinations

Maasai Mara National Reserve

Wildebeest migration & Maasai villages

Maletsunyane Falls

192-m.-tall horsetail waterfall

Liwonde National Park

Shire River, elephants & black rhinos

Flic En Flac Beach

Tropical oasis for swimming & sports

The Dark Continent to give relief to the world!

PARIS (CU)_One of the key pledges made at the Summit on Financing African economies, hosted by France on Tuesday (18 May), was...

The tussle to take on Presidency looms over Lungu!

Lusaka, Zambia (CU)_Hakainde Hichilema, leader of the Zambia's biggest opposition political party was officially nominated for this year's presidential election on Wednesday...

A laundery worth millions of dollars sent back!

ABUJA, Nigeria (CU)_The Nigerian government announced on Tuesday (18 May) that state funds worth millions of dollars which were stolen and laundered...

Is this actually possible for half a million youth?

ABUJA, Nigeria (CU)_ Over the past couple of weeks, the Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland met with the Commonwealth Women’s Ministers Action Group...

A staggering billion deal to revamp an old railway line?

KAMPALA (CU)_ Currently, the Port of Mombasa is a key entry point of cargo not only for Uganda, but also to a...

Who is it who does not trust the ex-President of Ghana?

Mogadishu, Somalia (CU)_ Somalia has rejected the appointment of African Union's special envoy John Mahama, claiming that the country does not trust...

Kenya starts to feel the heat in a teapot!

NAIROBI, Kenya (CU)_Kenya is one of the world's top tea exporters, and according to a new analysis released on Monday, the industry...

Moody’s skips scheduled review of South Africa

Last year, Moody’s downgraded the country’s debt to “junk” status with a negative outlook, citing the country’s ballooning debt servicing costs and...

Central banks of Nigeria grants N83.9bn loans to Healthcare, Pharmaceutical Firms

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has disbursed over N83.9 billion to pharmaceutical companies, healthcare practitioners and health projects across the country...

Resetting of diplomatic and trade relations?

NAIROBI, Kenya (CU)_Kenya, the biggest economy in East Africa, has decided to reset its often frosty relations with neighbouring Tanzania, as the...

No partnership will resolve Nigeria’s security challenges

ABUJA, Nigeria (CU)_Britain's Minister for Africa, James Duddridge, says that the numerous security challenges in Nigeria are massively complex that no partnership...

Blinken tells African youth to ‘beware of China’

WASHINGTON (CU)_During his virtual visit to Nigeria and Kenya, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken cautioned African youth regarding China's growing influence...

Top Destinations

Lekki Conservation Centre

Scenic 78-hectare nature preserve

Nyungwe Forest National Park

Rainforest, chimps & the Canopy Walkway

Kruger National Park

Immense South African game reserve

Murchison Falls National Park Uganda

Murchison Falls & Lake Albert Delta