WTO can deliver results if members “accept we can do things differently – WTO...

0
Addressing the WTO General Council immediately after taking office on 1 March, Director-General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala called on members to “do things differently” to achieve...

MOHAMMED BAZOUM WINS LANDMARK VOTE AMID PROTESTS

0
A former interior minister, Mohamed Bazoum, has won Niger's presidential election, which has been hailed as a first democratic transition for the coup-prone West...

OMAN SUSPENDS VISITORS FROM 10 COUNTRIES

0
Oman has suspended arrivals from 10 countries for 15 days to limit the spread of Covid-19. Ghana and seven other African countries are among 10,...

PRINCE PHILIP HOSPITALIZED

0
Prince Philip, the 99-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth, has been taken to a London hospital after feeling unwell, according to a Buckingham Palace press...

TRUMP TEAM REQUEST FOR SUSPENSION OF IMPEACHMENT PROCEEDINGS ON SABBATH

0
Donald Trump’s impeachment trial that opens on Tuesday could take longer than expected after a leading member of his defense team requested that the...

CRYPTO CURRENCY BANNED IN NIGERIA

0
Nigeria’s central bank ordered deposit-taking banks and other financial institutions to immediately close accounts transacting in or operating cryptocurrency exchanges, saying such deals are...

JOE BIDEN SWORN INTO OFFICE AS 46TH POTUS

0
After vowing to uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States, Joe Biden has officially been sworn in as US president. His oath of...

UGANDAN ELECTION: MUSEVENI IN CLEAR LEAD

0
Uganda’s long-time President Yoweri Museveni has a clear lead in the presidential race following Thursday’s vote, preliminary results show. The country’s electoral commission has dismissed...

UGANDAN ELECTION: BOBI WINE TAKES ON MUSEVENI

0
A 38-year-old pop star is challenging one of Africa's longest serving leaders in Uganda's hotly contested election. Robert Kyagulanyi, known by his stage name Bobi...

DONALD TRUMP IMPEACHED FOR THE SECOND TIME

0
The US House of Representatives has impeached President Donald Trump for "incitement of insurrection" at last week's Capitol riot. Ten Republicans sided with Democrats to...