Ruto appointed champion for reforms in Africa

President William Ruto has been designated the African Union Champion for Reforms. He takes over from President Paul Kagame of Rwanda.The Assembly of the African Union heads of State and Government has bestowed on President Ruto the responsibility of providing political leadership and vision and completing the Comprehensive Institutional Reform

Buhari’s signature forged to withdraw $6.2m

Nigeria is searching three suspects who allegedly stole $6.2m from the central bank, after forging signature of President Buhari.Authorities believe that the three suspects conspired with Nigeria's former central bank chief Godwin Emefiele to carry out the offence. Mr Emefiele has since denied all the charges, and is currently out on

We’ve investment opportunities, Ruto tells Poland

The Government has put in place robust investment opportunities in the country, to attract foreign direct investment to Kenya.President William Ruto has appealed to Polish investors to explore the investment opportunities in the country.He said Kenya is strategically positioned as an ideal investment hub for foreign investors eyeing the African

Nigeria beat Angola to progress to Afcon semi finals

Nigeria needed a 41st minute goal against Angola to be the first team to progress to this summer's Afcon semi finals hosted in Ivory Coast.The Super Eagles overcame a gritty Palancas Negras who enjoyed the lion's share of ball possession despite losing focus only in the dying minutes of the

Students kidnapped in Nigeria

Six students, three teachers and a bus driver have been kidnapped by unknown gunmen in south-western Nigeria.In a statement posted online, the Ekiti state government said the victims were attacked in the town of Emure while returning from a road trip on Monday night.State Governor Abiodun Oyebanji said the authorities

Victor Osimhen set to part ways with Napoli

Victor Osimhen, whose remarkable contributions have played an important role in Napoli’s recent success, is poised to part ways with Napoli. From helping Napoli secure the 2022/2023 Scudetto to signing a contract extension until 2026, Osimhen’s journey is filled with highs and lows, leaving a lasting impact on the footballing

President Boakai fails to end his maiden speech

Liberia's new President Joseph Boakai failed to end his speech and had to be helped away from the podium during his maiden speech.Mr Boakai, 79, had been speaking for around 30 minutes at his inauguration ceremony when it became clear that he was having difficulty continuing.He failed twice to carry

Ruto attends NAM meeting in Uganda

Kenya's President William Ruto has joined other Heads of State and Government for the 19th Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Summit.At the opening session of the meeting that is taking place in Kampala, Uganda, President Yoweri Museveni was elected unanimously as the Chairman of NAM.Uganda, which succeeds Azerbaijan, will serve for

IGAD asks Sudan’s warring parties to seek ceasefire

The Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Heads of State meeting has called on the warring parties in Sudan.The two warring parties have been urged to agree to a ceasefire, end the war and a face-to-face meeting between the two Generals.The 42nd Inter-Governmental Authority on Development Extraordinary Summit in Entebbe on