CHECK DOMAIN Keyword "latest news cnn" Latest news in Ghana and Africa
Home | Africa (page 3)


Nigeria: 5 people Fayose could pick as VP

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State declared his intention to become Nigeria’s next president on Thursday, September 28, in the nation’s capital city of Abuja. During his declaration, Fayose promised to fix the nation’s broken healthcare system, revamp the country’s education sector and revive a faltering economy. Fayose is yet …

Read More »

Army kill 1, repel Boko Haram attack in Borno

  The Nigerian Army on Saturday said it had killed one Boko Haram member after repelling an attack by the insurgents at Bocos village in Bama Local Government Area, Borno State. Lt. Col. Kingsley Samuel, the Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, 7 Division, said this in a statement issued on …

Read More »

Boko Haram suspects trials to be held behind closed doors

Trials of Boko Haram suspects in Nigeria will take place behind closed doors with no media present, a justice ministry official with knowledge of the matter told AFP on Friday. The move was made on security grounds following discussions between the government and the Department of State Services intelligence agency. …

Read More »

Troops kill 2 Boko Haram food suppliers in Borno

The Nigerian Army on Friday said two Boko Haram food and logistics suppliers were ambushed and killed at Malamti village in Guzamala Local Government Council of Borno. Col. Timothy Antigha, Deputy Director, Army Publication Relations, 8 Division, made the disclosure in a statement issued to newsmen in Maiduguri. He said …

Read More »

Ghana marks Nkrumah Memorial Day

Today is Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Day, a day set aside to remember and honour Ghana’s first President. In the past the celebration of the day had been marked with some controversy in the , and today’s celebration is no different. While many are of the view that Dr Nkrumah is …

Read More »
Comodo SSL