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Nigerians protest over high cost of living

With placards reading ‘end bad government now’ and ‘end hunger’, residents of one of Nigeria’s largest cities took to the streets on Monday (Feb.19). Large crowds marched through the centre of …

Lion kills zookeeper at Nigeria’s Obafemi Awolowo University

A zookeeper at the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) in Nigeria has lost his life in a fatal encounter with one of the lions under his care. Olabode Olawuyi, who had been …

Business:Nigeria Naira drops further on official and unofficial markets to hit record lows

Nigeria’s currency naira on Monday fell to record lows on both the official and unofficial markets on while stocks posted their biggest one-day fall in more than a year. The latest …

Doctor in custody after attempted abortion on minor in Morocco

A Moroccan doctor and his assistant were arrested Thursday for attempting to perform an abortion on a 15-year-old girl, a practice that is illegal in Morocco, police sources told Africanewsguru.com. The …

Uganda police arrest 11 female lawmakers during protest

11 female opposition lawmakers have been arrested in Uganda during a protest over what they allege is police brutality. The legislators took to the streets Thursday to voice their dissatisfaction over …

Two Moroccan cyclists reported missing in Burkina

A Moroccan diplomatic source said Friday that two Moroccan cyclists have been missing for several days on the border between Burkina Faso and Niger. The two men, Abderrahmane Serhani (65) and …

Tunisia struggles to cope with migrant corpses drowned at sea

So many migrants risking the dangerous sea crossing from Tunisia to Europe have drowned that morgues and hospitals in the key launchpad city of Sfax are full, officials said Friday. “On …

East African force fails to quell rebels in eastern DR Congo

The regional EACRF force created in 2022 to halt the advance of the armed group M23 in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has since December recovered some of the rebel …

Security operations to expel illegal migrants continue in French island of Mayotte

Security operations continued in the French Indian Ocean island of Mayotte on Thursday as part of its ongoing operation to expel illegal migrants, with police clashing with young people overnight. “We …

Business:Unleashing Africa’s digital potential with Top strategies to boost the continent’s economy

Africa is struggling to bring down the price of the internet. Despite advances in the field, the road to a stable digital transformation is still long. Internet, key to digital transformation …

5 soldiers killed in mine explosion in Nigeria

The Nigerian government has announced that it will take the first step towards the creation of a new state of the nation’s military in the coming years, according to a new …

Third call for truce fails to hold in Sudan as hundreds flee

Sudanese and foreigners streamed out of the capital of Khartoum and other battle zones, as fighting Tuesday shook a new three-day truce brokered by the United States and Saudi Arabia. Millions …

Nigeria’s ‘Spiderman’ on a mission to protect the environment

In the streets of Osogbo, Osun State, Jonathan Olanlokun is a superhero with no super-power except his determination to to make a difference in his community. In Nigeria, environmental waste poses a …