Daily Archives: January 3, 2019

ETHIOPIA: PM ABIY REPLACES FEMALE PRESS AIDES WITH MALE SPOKESPERSONS

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia's prime minister, Abiy Ahmed has appointed a new press secretary, replacing Billene Seyoum, who was in November hailed as part of the premier's gender progressive agenda.

Seyoum, …

ETHIOPIA: PM ABIY REPLACES FEMALE PRESS AIDES WITH MALE SPOKESPERSONS

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia's prime minister, Abiy Ahmed has appointed a new press secretary, replacing Billene Seyoum, who was in November hailed as part of the premier's gender progressive agenda.

Seyoum, …

The Other Jay-Z: South African Ex-President Jacob Zuma Releasing Album?

JOHANNESBURG The man South Africans know as J-Z is dropping an album. But instead of fans, he's hearing haters who are questioning why public dollars are being used to fund …

BURKINA FASO: ETHNIC VIOLENCE KILL 13 AS SECURITY WORSENS

OUAGADOUGOU, Thirteen civilians have been killed in the latest ethnic violence in Burkina Faso, the government said, echoing a rise in inter-communal conflicts in neighbouring Mali linked to Islamist violence.…

BURKINA FASO: ETHNIC VIOLENCE KILL 13 AS SECURITY WORSENS

OUAGADOUGOU, Thirteen civilians have been killed in the latest ethnic violence in Burkina Faso, the government said, echoing a rise in inter-communal conflicts in neighbouring Mali linked to Islamist violence.…

NIGERIAN AIR FORCES HELICOPTER CRASHES WHILE BOMBING BOKO HARAM

ABUJA, A Nigerian air force helicopter being used to bomb Boko Haram members has crashed.

The crash was confirmed by the air force spokesperson, Ibikunle Daramola.

Daramola, an air commodore, …