Nigeria’s top judge resigns amid corruption allegations

June 27, 2022 News Room SA 0

Nigeria’s highest-ranking judicial officer Justice Tanko Muhammad has resigned from his position. Multiple local reports say Muhammad, Nigeria’s Chief Justice, resigned on the grounds of […]

Commonwealth makes us forward-looking says Kagame

June 24, 2022 News Room SA 0

The Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting has officially opened in Rwanda’s capital, Kigali. The host, President Paul Kagame, who takes over chairmanship of the 54-nation […]

IMF backs Tunisia’s $4BN loan bid amid protests

June 23, 2022 News Room SA 0

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has expressed support for a wide-ranging but controversial economic reform programme being implemented by the government in Tunisia. The country […]

AU suspends participation in UN-led Sudan talks

June 22, 2022 News Room SA 0

The African Union (AU) has suspended its participation in the UN-facilitated talks to end the Sudan political crisis. Its representative in the talks cited lack […]

Kidnapped ex-Nigerian football officials freed

June 21, 2022 News Room SA 0

Three former Nigeria football officials who were kidnapped by gunmen on Saturday night have been freed, confirmed a police spokesperson without giving details. The kidnappers […]

Ethiopian PM denounces ‘horrific’ ethnic killings

June 20, 2022 News Room SA 0

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has called the “horrific” killings of scores of ethnic minorities in attacks in the country’s west “unacceptable” saying restoring peace […]

US issues Mali terror alert after deadly attack

June 17, 2022 News Room SA 0

The US embassy in Mali has issued an alert over a possible terror attack in the capital, Bamako, that could target key government facilities and […]

Zimbabwe opposition MPs arrested after protest

June 15, 2022 News Room SA 0

Two opposition MPs have been arrested in Zimbabwe following violent protests over the killing of an opposition member in Chitungwiza near the capital, Harare. Political […]

Thousands flee renewed clashes in eastern DR Congo

June 13, 2022 News Room SA 0

More than 30,000 people have fled their homes in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo following heavy fighting between the army and M23 rebels in Rutshuru, […]

Mozambique elected to join UN Security Council

June 10, 2022 News Room SA 0

The UN General Assembly has elected Mozambique as a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council for a two-year-term beginning January. Other countries elected in […]