Africa Watch – Call of duty

20th September 2021 0

A deal is close that would allow Russian mercenaries into Mali, extending Russian influence over security affairs in West Africa and triggering opposition from former…

The week ahead – Inferno

17th September 2021 0

Nigeria’s Health Minister, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has said that the Delta variant of the COVID-19 virus is the dominant strain in the country. Speaking at…

Africa Watch – Coup de grace

14th September 2021 0

Putschists who seized power in Guinea at the weekend have pledged to release “political detainees” held under ex-president Alpha Conde and repeated a vow to…

Video: Nigeria’s VAT turmoil

13th September 2021 0

Nigeria’s Federal Inland Revenue Service is in court trying to assert its right to collect, and redistribute some taxes. However, the country’s states are not…

Ondo Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN) has signed into law the Anti-Open Grazing Bill passed by the state legislature. Information Commissioner, Donald Ojogo, made this known…

Algeria announced on 24 August that it was officially severing ties with neighbouring Morocco “starting today”, after months of tensions between the two countries. Algerian…