A 36-year old man arrested on gun possession charges has been sentenced to 10-years imprisonment after confessing to a local court he intended to kill the Ghanaian president because of the economic hardships and the chronic power crisis the country faced.
- Wednesday, 29 July 2015 09:47
- Dasmani Laary
- Tuesday, 28 July 2015 15:48
- Eva Clayton
The Obama Administration along with other American leadership, especially my former colleagues of the Congressional Black Caucus, have a duty to the birthplace of humanity, writes Eva M. Clayton, former representative of the U.S. House of Representatives for the state of North Carolina.
- Tuesday, 28 July 2015 12:04
- David Goldblatt
Amidst international investigations into corruption at the global football organisation FIFA, the president is set to step down. African federations want to see his successor continue policies promoting the continent.
- Tuesday, 28 July 2015 07:19
Nigeria has begun the process of sharing $2.1 billion with federal, state and local governments to reduce a growing backlog of debts and restructure short-term loans, a spokesman for the vice president said on Monday.
- Monday, 27 July 2015 15:22
- Dasmani Laary
Ghanaian security officials on Sunday arrested a 36-year-old man who carried a weapon into a church where President John Dramani Mahama and other top government officials worship, a government spokesperson said in a statement.
- Monday, 27 July 2015 13:07
Nigeria's gross government revenues rose for the second consecutive month in June to 485.95 billion naira ($2.44 billion), up 33 percent from May, the finance ministry said.