Category: Foreign News

Partnerships Key to Improving Prosperity, Economic Development in Africa

The key to African economic emergence lies in removal of barriers, increased connectivity between nations and infrastructure development,  DP World’s Group Chairman...

Specialist Risk Consultancy Control Risks’ Nairobi-based Team Available for Analysis

Specialist risk consultancy Control Risks is supporting its national and international clients with the response to the 15 January terrorist attack at the 14 Riverside...

IPC Condemns Killing of Ghanaian Investigative Journalist 

The International Press Centre (IPC), Lagos-Nigeria, condemns in very strong terms the brutal killing of Ghanaian undercover Journalist – Ahmed Husein. According...

Theresa May’s Govt Survives No-confidence Vote after Brexit Defeat

British Prime Minister Theresa May reacts as Jeremy Corbyn, Leader of the Labour Party, speaks during a no confidence debate after Parliament rejected her Brexit deal,...

Theresa May Says No Brexit More Likely than No Deal

British Prime Minister, Theresa May is making a last-ditch attempt to persuade MPs to back her Brexit deal as Tuesday’s key Commons vote looms closer. She will use...

Somalia: 62 Al-Shabab Fighters Killed in 2 Days of Airstrikes, Says US Military

The U.S. military announced Monday that it carried out six airstrikes over the weekend against the extremist group al-Shabab in a coastal region south of Somalia’s...

Congo Election Postponed for One Week Amid Political Turbulence

Congo’s election to replace Joseph Kabila, who has been president for nearly 18 years, will be delayed by a week despite already being more than two years behind...

Korea Spends N180m on Food for 125,000 Victims of Boko Haram

The government of Republic of Korea is providing a month food need for 125,000 victims of Boko Haram insurgency in the North East. The food assistance, a donation...

McKinsey Shows Africa is the World’s Next Big Growth Market

A new book by McKinsey confirms that Africa is poised for economic acceleration, akin to the Asian boom. While other geographies are seeing incremental growth, global...

Buhari Receives Prince Charles at Aso Rock

Nigerian Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday receive Prince Charles and his entourage at the State House Villa, Abuja. Prince Charles arrive at the Presidential Villa by 2pm...