Nigerian singer sentenced to death for blasphemy in Kano state

A musician in Nigeria’s northern state of Kano has been sentenced to death by hanging for…

Police officer allegedly rapes a widow at gunpoint as punishment for not wearing facemask

A randy police officer has been accused of raping at a gunpoint a widow arrested for flouting COVID-19…

“Viewer Discretion Is Advised”: Police Officer Caught Red Handed ‘Raping’ Female COVID-19 Patient

A police officer was on Friday, July 17 caught red-handed in a compromising situation with a…

Ivory Coast Vice-President Daniel Kablan resigns

Ivory Coast’s Vice-President Daniel Kablan Duncan has resigned. His resignation follows the sudden death of the…

Covid-19 Fight: South Africa bans alcohol sale, imposes curfew to curb COVID-19

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says the country will immediately return to a ban on the…

Uganda coronavirus caseload passes 1,000 mark; no deaths till date

July 10: Cases pass 1,000 mark Uganda’s virus cases reached 1,000 as of July 9. The…

Covid-19 Fight: Nigeria makes U-turn; schools to remain closed

The Federal Government has put on hold the planned resumption of federal schools. It has also…

Covid-19 Fight: Kenya announces all national exams cancelled as schools remain closed till 2021

Kenya’s Education Cabinet Secretary, George Magoha has announced that stakeholders have shelved schools reopening until 2021.…

Madagascar Reimposes Lockdown Amid Surge in COVID-19 Cases

Madagascar has placed its capital Antananarivo under a fresh lockdown following a new spike in coronavirus…

Burundi’s new leader unveils cabinet, reduce ministers from 23 to 15

Burundi’s newly-elected leader Evariste Ndayishimiye has named a new cabinet that includes two officials sanctioned by…