UN urges Cameroon to restore internet in English areas as ‘secession’ trial begins

The United Nations (UN) has called on the Cameroonian government to restore internet service in its English-speaking areas, rocked by months of protests and strikes. The block, implemented in January, is forcing people to travel to French-speaking regions where they can use the internet. “I am particularly concerned at the tightening of the space for Read more

Over 680 arrested in U.S. immigration raids -homeland security secretary

  U.S. immigration officers have arrested more than 680 people in recent operations, 75 percent of whom have criminal records, the homeland security chief said on Monday of actions that have alarmed immigrant rights groups. U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said the operations were routine and consistent with regular operations carried out by U.S. Read more

Trump Bars All Refugees, and Citizens From 7 Muslim Nations

President Trump on Friday closed the nation’s borders to refugees from around the world, ordering that families fleeing Syrian carnage be indefinitely blocked from entering the United States, and temporarily suspending immigration from several predominantly Muslim countries. Declaring the measure part of an extreme vetting plan to “keep radical Islamic terrorists” out of the country, Read more

Gambia Election: Court delays election decision until next week

Gambia’s political crisis spun into deeper uncertainty Tuesday as a court delayed the ruling party’s challenge to presidential election results until Monday, three days before the declared winner expects to be inaugurated – and the chief justice said the court likely can’t sit until May because it’s short of judges. Meanwhile, Nigeria announced that a Read more

UN Convoy Attack: UN suspends aid in Nigeria’s Borno state

UNITED NATIONS- The United Nations has temporarily suspended aid deliveries in Nigeria’s northeastern state of Borno, the former stronghold of jihadists Boko Haram, after a humanitarian convoy was attacked, the UN children’s agency UNICEF said on Thursday. UNICEF said in a statement that unknown assailants attacked the convoy on Thursday as it returned to Maiduguri Read more

Congolese Musician koffi olomides passport seized and Deported in Kenya: Watch video

Kenyans of different walks have condemned the assaulting of a female dancer by soukous and lingala singer Koffi Olomide at the jomo kenyatta international airport. He rose in hanger by beating one of his dancer in front of the security men when he was told that the dancer slapped his wife in an argument He Read more

Obama Fly Clinton High

It was a night to believe and to have faith in the nomination of Democrat candidate Hillary Clinton. President Obama speech reads the mind of both young and old, male and female, black and white to be rest assure that Hillary will never let them down. In Associated Press report, President Barack Obama implored Americans Read more

PMB receives Infantino, warns NFF officials to behave

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday warned the officials of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) to behave themselves by organizing useful sporting competitions. Speaking on the backdrop of incessant crisis rocking the leadership of the federation, the president admonished the Nigeria’s football administrators to be proactive as he received president of the world football ruling body, Read more

Clinton picks Kaine as her running mate

Hillary Clinton introduced running mate Tim Kaine as “a progressive who likes to get things done,” joining the Virginia senator in the crucial battleground state of Florida to help kick off next week’s Democratic National Convention. Clinton said Kaine cares more about making a difference than making headlines, and is “everything that Donald Trump and Read more

Donald Trump Claims Nomination

Donald J. Trump was formally and finally became the nominee for president at the party’s convention on Tuesday New York times reports, ending a tumultuous primary season but not the nagging questions about his polarizing candidacy as he once again found himself embroiled in controversy. With his campaign appearing in disarray after his wife, Melania, delivered a Read more