A group of Ghanaians say the current crop of the continent's leaders are failing because they are still tied to the apron strings of the "colonial masters", giving them negative account of their own countries to secure financial or technical aid.
- Tuesday, 28 October 2014 17:26
- Tinishu Solomon
United Nations' Secretary General, Ban Ki Moon has questioned some countries' decisions to impose travel restrictions on Ebola affected countries.
- Tuesday, 28 October 2014 16:48
- Tolu Ogunlesi in Lagos and Patrick Smith
Veteran politicians regard national elections as monumental, epoch-changing events, often reaching into history for parallels such as power struggles in the Yoruba kingdoms or Shakespeare's history plays. This time they are not exaggerating, judging by the build up to the Nigerian elections due next February.
- Tuesday, 28 October 2014 14:29
- Konye Obaji Ori
A leading Islamic scholar has warned that the Nigerian government could be negotiating with fake representatives of terrorist Islamist group, Boko Haram.