Nigeria's top judge, Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, has resigned citing health concerns. The 68-year-old has held the position of Chief Justice of Nigeria ... (CJN) for three years, since his controversial appointment by President Muhammadu Buhari just before the 2019 elections were held.
Following the alleged execution of seven Sudanese soldiers and one civilian by Ethiopian forces last week, Sudan went straight to the UN Security ... Council (UNSC) with its complaint, bypassing the continental organ the African Union (AU).
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The US military this week wraps up its flagship annual military cooperation drill in Africa whose 2022 iteration was marked by its expansion ... beyond North Africa and the inclusion of Israel as an observer.
Nigerian food commodities exchange AFEX is seeking funding for expansion in east Africa as the Russia-Ukraine war sharpens regional food insecurity, ... managing director Tabitha Njuguna tells The Africa Report.
Booming African fintech start-ups are increasingly recruiting talent from the telecoms sector to drive their growth strategy. Oluwabankole Falade ... had spent more than ten years at MTN when he was recruited by Flutterwave in June 2021 as chief regulatory and government relations officer.
In Cameroon's southwest, some 32 people have been killed in a land dispute between the Oliti and Messaga Ekoi communities of Akwaya. But the ... crisis is rooted in the deadly Anglophone crisis that has been ongoing since 2017.
From the Rosetta Stone to Magdala’s Ethiopian Treasures, the Parthenon’s Marbles to the Bust of Nefertiti, there is an endless list of artefacts ... that can be argued were illegally or unethically taken and put on display around the world far from the cultures that originated the works.
Improving the energy sector, fighting inflation, developing industrial parks, better collaboration on AfCFTA, and developing the continent's ... cultural and creative industries are the latest objectives of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) outlined at its Annual Meetings.
The Independent Electoral Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has granted media and civil society organisations permission to set up a parallel tallying ... centre that will collect and tabulate results from the August polls.
For every $5 rise in the Brent crude oil price, Comair’s profitability reduced by R109m ($6.8m), according to court papers filed by its business ... rescue practitioners (BRPs) seeking the airline’s provisional liquidation.
Uganda’s rapprochement with Rwanda is continuing at a time when the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) diplomatic spat with Rwanda over ... the Mouvement du 23 Mars (M23) rebels continues unabated. Uganda’s state minister for foreign affairs, Okello Oryem tells The Africa Report that Kampala is taking a neutral position, but sees Rwanda as a closer ally than the DRC.
Improved South African performance on tax collection coupled with increased commodity prices are resulting in a turnaround in public finances, ... Moody’s lead analyst for South Africa Aurélien Mali tells The Africa Report.