Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Ethiopia Elections 2021
Ethiopia has again delayed its national election after some opposition parties said they wouldn’t take part and as conflict in the country’s Tigray region means no vote is being held there, further complicating...
Zulu Nation Queen
South Africa’s Zulu Nation is mourning the death of Queen Mantfombi Dlamini. The regent died just a month after ascending into power, following the death of her husband, King Goodwill...
Denise Sassou Nguesso
Dennis Sassou Nguesso, president of Congo-Brazzaville, has officially started his renewed term of leadership. The 77-year-old won in the March 2021 election by a landslide, garnering about 88.4 percent of...
Idriss Deby
Chad’s long serving president, Idriss Deby has died at the age of 68. The Central African Head of State succumbed to injuries that he sustained while leading the country’s army...
Pres Obama grandmother
Sarah Obama, the grandmother to former US President Barack Obama, has died at the age 99yrs. She was receiving treatment at a hospital in Kisumu at the time of...
Patrick Achi
Patrick Achi has been named the new Prime Minister for Ivory Coast. Achi becomes the third person to serve in that capacity within a span of one year.
Samia Suluhu Hassan
Samia Suluhu Hassan is now officially the president of Tanzania. Suluhu, who was serving as the country's vice-president before her swearing in on Friday, ascended to the top most seat...
John Magafuli 2
Tanzanian President John Magufuli has died, the country’s vice president announced, after weeks of uncertainty over his health and whereabouts. In a televised address to the nation late on Wednesday, Vice President...
AstraZeneca Vaccine
There is no link between the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine and blood clotting, the World Health Organization (WHO) has established. A probe into the vaccine was prompted by suspension by a...
John Magufuli
The whereabouts of President John Magufuli have been cluttered with rumor after the Tanzanian leader was last seen 17 days ago. In power since 2015 and nicknamed “The Bulldozer”,...