Advertisement

Get the latest African news from Graphic Online News in Africa: breaking news, features, analysis and special reports from across the African continent.

 Robert Mugabe during his swearing-in ceremony in Harare, 2008. The former Zimbabwean president has died aged 95. EPA-EF
Robert Mugabe during his swearing-in ceremony in Harare, 2008. The former Zimbabwean president has died aged 95. EPA-EF

Robert Mugabe: as divisive in death as he was in life

Robert Mugabe: as divisive in death as he was in life

Robert Mugabe during his swearing-in ceremony in Harare, 2008. The former Zimbabwean president has died aged 95. EPA-EFE

Roger Southall, University of the Witwatersrand

Robert Mugabe, the former president of Zimbabwe, has died. Mugabe was 95, and had been struggling with ill health for some time. The country’s current President Emmerson Mnangagwa announce

Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha  Image: JACK OWUOR
Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha Image: JACK OWUOR

Kenya: Universities to drop Business and Journalism degrees in clean-up

Most universities in Kenya could be forced to drop Business Administration, Education and Journalism degrees as the Ministry of Education moves to stop uneconomical multiplication of degrees.

According to Dar es Salaam regional commissioner, the move will stop deceitful married men from sexually preying on unsuspecting single women. Photo: Africa Metro Source: UGC
According to Dar es Salaam regional commissioner, the move will stop deceitful married men from sexually preying on unsuspecting single women. Photo: Africa Metro Source: UGC

Tanzania state official says plans underway to publicise married men in efforts to tame cheating

The Tanzanian government is set to receive a proposal that will see names of married men published in an effort to help curb cheating among couples and save young women from heartbreaks. 

King Mohammed VI of Morocco decorates President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo
King Mohammed VI of Morocco decorates President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Africa’s wealth must benefit Africa’

King Mohammed VI of the Kingdom of Morocco and Ghana’s President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, have both stressed that Africa’s wealth must benefit Africa.

Mr Buhari, pictured here in April, faces many challenges in his second term as leader
Mr Buhari, pictured here in April, faces many challenges in his second term as leader

Muhammadu Buhari sworn in as Nigerian president

Muhammadu Buhari has been sworn in for a second term as president of Nigeria at a ceremony in the capital, Abuja.

Sudan arrests former government members

Sudan's transitional military council has arrested members of the former government and promised not to disperse protesters.

How Aliko Dangote once withdrew $10m cash just to be sure he was rich (VIDEO)

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, on Saturday, revealed that he once withdrew $10 million just to look at it and prove to himself that he was indeed rich.

Prime Minister Thieba has been under pressure over a surge in militancy
Prime Minister Thieba has been under pressure over a surge in militancy

Entire Burkina Faso government resigns

The Prime Minister of Burkina Faso, Paul Kaba Thieba, has resigned from office along with his entire cabinet.

When Mr George Ayisi-Boateng (middle) visited Ghanaians in South Africa at their work places to interact with them
When Mr George Ayisi-Boateng (middle) visited Ghanaians in South Africa at their work places to interact with them

When Ayisi-Boateng visited Ghanaians in South Africa at their workplaces

Ghana’s High Commissioner to South Africa, Mr George Ayisi-Boateng has been spending the first working week of the New Year visiting Ghanaians in South Africa at their various workplaces to interact with them and to check on their well-being.

WAEC headquarters in Ghana has no record of Buhari’s certificate

Following the presentation of attestation certificate to President Muhammadu Buhari by the Registrar of West African Examination Council (WAEC) in Abuja, the Number one bestselling author and former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Pastor Reno Omokri has described the development as pure garbage, maintaining that President Buhari has no WAEC certificate.

Tanzania's president condemns birth control

Tanzania's President John Magufuli has urged couples to keep reproducing, saying only "lazy people" opted for birth control, the local Citizen news site has reported.

African needs precision agriculture

The vice president of the Mohammed VI Polytechnic University, Mr Driss Ouazar, has said that the problem of Africa was not the lack of resources but how to properly organise them for the benefit of the whole continent.

King Mohammed VI of Morocco and President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo of Ghana in a picture at Ghana's presidency
King Mohammed VI of Morocco and President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo of Ghana in a picture at Ghana's presidency

‘Morocco most attractive economy for investments into Africa’

Moroccc is the most attractive economy for investments into the African continent in 2018, according to the latest Africa Investment Index 2018.

Zimbabwe election: First vote without Mugabe

Voters in Zimbabwe are going to the polls in the country's first election without the involvement of long-time leader Robert Mugabe.

President Muhammadu Buhari appears to be putting on a brave face following a wave of defections
President Muhammadu Buhari appears to be putting on a brave face following a wave of defections

Nigeria ruling party hit by defections; becomes minority in Senate

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari appears to be putting on a brave face following a wave of defections of lawmakers from his All Progressive Congress (APC) party on Tuesday.

Ambassador Mohamed Heider with wife, Riham
Ambassador Mohamed Heider with wife, Riham

Egypt, Ghana defend African Agenda - Mohamed Heider

Egypt and Ghana are two of the major countries when it comes to their role in promoting, adopting and defending the African Agenda.

Mrs Gloria Lassey (right), Gudrun Yngvadottir (3rd right) with other members of the New Voices Initiative
Mrs Gloria Lassey (right), Gudrun Yngvadottir (3rd right) with other members of the New Voices Initiative

Gloria Lassey is Lions Africa, Indian Ocean, Middle East new Area Chair

The President of LIONS Clubs International (LCI), Gudrun Yngvadottir, has appointed Past District Governor Lion, Mrs Gloria Esi Lassey, as a constitutional Area Chairperson for Africa, the Islands in the Indian Ocean and the Middle East under the New Voices Initiative.

Connect With Us : 0242202447 | 0551484843 | 0266361755 | 059 199 7513 |