Mali’s transitional Prime Minister, Choguel Maïga, alluded to a potential military partnership between his country and the Russian company Wagner, raising French concerns that potential Russian involvement would compromise their ongoing military operations in the country. Maïga says Mali must broaden “broaden our potential for cooperation to bolster our national […]

Zambian will swear in a new president today in the person of veteran opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema, after he won presidential polls of August 12 by a huge margin over the incumbent. Hichelima beat outgoing president Edgar Lungu by a million votes, polling 2.8 million votes against President Edgar Lungu’s […]

The start of the elections in Somalia, scheduled for Sunday and at the center of a political crisis that has agitated the country for months, has been delayed, said official sources interviewed by AFP. The volatile Horn of Africa country was due to begin a long election cycle on Sunday, […]

The World Bank has stated that Nigeria is facing an acute job crisis that puts pressure on irregular migration for Nigerians, who are seeking to leave the country. The World Bank disclosed this in its report titled, ‘Of Roads Less Travelled: Assessing the Potential for Migration to Provide Overseas Jobs […]

Supermarket depot workers and food manufacturers will be exempt from quarantine rules as the government tries to prevent food supply problems. The move comes after the rising number of retail workers being forced to self-isolate began to affect the availability of some products. The government said workers, regardless of vaccination status, could […]