Kwankwaso remains popular in Kano State and more broadly in north-western Nigeria (AI, 24/11/22). He is running for the presidency under the banner of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP), which he co ...
Experienced Libyan banker Khaled Kagigi is expected to arrive in France shortly to take up the post of ambassador, which has been vacant for the last four months.
At Belgian rail operator Vecturis, Nicolas Grégoire has been put in charge of the new Angolan company which will have the task of transporting minerals on the line, while state-owned Caminho de Ferro ...
The Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto has scaled back operations at its QIT Madagascar Minerals (QMM) mine to a bare minimum. The move is the latest front in an ongoing battle between Rio Tinto ...
The Rwandan president Paul Kagame has opened up to a number of his counterparts about his country's ties with the M23. But ...
The departure of French forces from the M'poko military base at Bangui airport is due to be completed by the end of December. The Forces Armées Centrafricaines (FACA) are hoping to recover the ...
Italian and German diplomats are taking a leaf out of France's book and adopting a more aggressive stance in the war of information in the Sahel, as the Russians step up their operations in ...
Guinean businessman of Lebanese origin Fadi Wazni has received the green light from Colonel Mamadi Doumbouya for his alumina refinery ...
Abdoulaye Bathily, the head of the United Nations mission in Libya, has invited special envoys for the country to a gathering in Tunis on 8 December.
Kenya's new president is already having to contend with divisions in his ruling coalition between senior figures from his native Rift Valley and their counterparts from the centre of the country. He ...
Wherever he is in Africa, the Moroccan foreign minister is on the warpath as he tries to weaken support for the Sahwari Arab ...
A centre with ties to the Egyptian foreign ministry launched a climate change action and peacekeeping programme on the sidelines of COP 27. Egypt is thereby hoping to extend its environmental ...