Mauritius: PM Anerood Jugnauth to hand over to son

Prime Minister Anerood Jugnauth BBC News – Mauritian Prime Minister Anerood Jugnauth says he is stepping down to hand power to his son, Pravind. The 86-year-old first became prime minister in 1982, beginning a third spell as leader in 2014. In a televised address Mr Jugnauth said he was resigning in favour of a “younger and more dynamic More...

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By Admin On Saturday, January 21st, 2017

Donald Trump, Inaugurated as 45th US President, Says It’s ‘Only America First’

VOA NEWS, WASHINGTON — Donald Trump, sworn in Friday as the 45th U.S. president, used his inaugural address to tell the nation that he was going to put America and American workers first. “From this day forward, More...

By Admin On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

No deal reached to end Gambia crisis

Premium Times – A team of ECOWAS leaders, including President Muhammadu Buhari, met Gambia’s leader, Yayha Jammeh, on Tuesday in Banjul, the country’s capital. The team, which seeks to persuade Mr. Jammeh More...

By Admin On Monday, December 12th, 2016

Ghana: Nana Akufo-Addo corruption probe ‘not witch-hunt’

BBC News – Ghana’s President-elect Nana Akufo-Addo says he will set up a special team to investigate corruption but said it would not be a “witch-hunt”. He said his government would distance More...

By Admin On Saturday, December 10th, 2016

Third time lucky, as Nana Akufo- Addo becomes Ghana’s 5th President.

Anny Osabutey – As if it will never happen but on Friday December 9th, Ghana’s main opposition leader, Nana Akufo Addo, candidate of the New Patriotic Party, won the presidential elections after beating More...