President Julius Maada Bio announces measures to improve Conditions of Service for the Military, praises their exemplary dedication and loyalty

Myohaung Officers' Mess, Wilberforce, Freetown´┐Ż His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio and Commander-in-Chief of The Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces, RSLAF, has announced new measures meant to improve conditions of service of the serving and e...

Sudan: Fruit Vendor Dies After Tear Gas Fired at Protesters

A Sudanese fruit vendor died in Khartoum Sunday from inhaling tear gas fired at protesters.Medics and the vendor's family said the 62-year-old resident of Bahari, a northern suburb of the Sudanese capital, died in the hospital after choking on tear

Army: 5 Boko Haram, 4 Soldiers Killed in NE Nigeria

LAGOS, NIGERIA Five Boko Haram fighters and four soldiers were killed in fighting in northeast Nigeria, the military said on Sunday, in the latest clashes between troops and jihadists.Army spokesman Sagir Musa said five rebel fighters "met their

South Africa withdraws arrest warrant for Zuma friend Gupta

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa has provisionally withdrawn an arrest warrant for Ajay Gupta, a businessman and friend of former president Jacob Zuma, police said on Friday.Former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas accused Gupta of offering him a large ...

AMISOM Unveils Plan to Flush al-Shabab From Somalia Hideouts

Top military commanders of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said Saturday that they had agreed to launch new, targeted military operations against al-Shabab militants in Somalia. According to AMISOM, the new activities will be implemented ...

Call for Applications: 2020-2021 Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program

The U.S. Embassy in Kigali, Rwanda is pleased to announce the call for applications for the 2020-2021 Fulbright African Research Scholar Program (ARSP), a program of the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), admin...

Centurion Law Group again number one in Equatorial Guinea

Chambers amp; Partners has once again ranked Centurion (www.CenturionLG.com) as a Band 1 law firm in Equatorial Guinea. Chambers Global 2019 calls Centurion a top firm in the market and are very well respected in the oil and gas industry. Chambers

President Julius Maada Bio Commissions 30 Garbage Collection Trucks at State House in Sierra Leone

State House, Freetown´┐Ż His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio has officially commissioned thirty garbage collection trucks, a generous grant from the People's Republic of China, to assist in the government's ongoing cleaning exercise across the coun...