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AU pass vote of confidence on NA

By Victor Akaa, Abuja The delegation from the African Union – Economic Social and Cultural Council led by Dr. Tunji Asaolu has passed a vote of confidence on the Nigerian Army for the able leadership of Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, the Chief of Army staff. Leader of the delegation, African Union–Economic Social and Cultural Council, […]

Robust Nigeria-Ethiopia cooperation will provide strong pillar for African integration – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that a robust cooperation between Nigeria and Ethiopia would provide a strong pillar for African integration. President Buhari noted that this would give concrete effect to the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). Speaking at a State Dinner in his honour in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the President said as the […]

Egypt condemns Turkish deployment of troops to Libya

Egypt, a regional rival of Turkey, has condemned the Turkish parliament’s authorization to send troops to Libya and warned of the consequences. “Egypt condemns in the strongest terms this step that violates United Nations resolutions,” the Foreign Ministry says in a statement. “The Arab Republic of Egypt also warns of repercussions of any Turkish military […]

Sudan plane crash kills all on board

A plane carrying Sudanese judges and injured people crashed on Thursday in the Darfur region of Sudan, with all those on board killed, according to the Sudanese Red Crescent. The Antonov plane was travelling from the city of El Geneina – located in the west of Sudan, near the border with Chad – to the Sudanese […]