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  • June 8, 2023

Sports:FIFA U20 World Cup Nigeria out

South Korea, runner-up in the last U-20 World Cup in 2019 to Ukraine, secured its spot with a 1-0 victory against the Flying Eagles on June 4. Nigeria was the only …

Sports: Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema completes move to Al-Ittihad

Franco-Algerian striker Karim Benzema has officially joined Saudi Arabian champions Al-Ittihad. Benzema, winner of the 2022 Golden Ball, has signed a 3-year contract and will earn more than 50 million dollars …

Algeria and Sierra Leone elected to Security Council of UN

Algeria, Sierra Leone, Guyana and South Korea were elected unchallenged on Tuesday to sit on the UN Security Council in 2024-25, while Slovenia handily beat Belarus for the only contested seat. …

Alleged coup attempt ,Two army officers arrested in Gambia

Gambia’s security services have arrested two army officers who are suspected of being involved in a coup attempt against President Adama Barrow last week. The two, who have not been named, …

Burkina Faso coup supporters protest ECOWAS fact-finding mission

Several dozen protestors rallied in Burkina Faso’s capital Tuesday as West African envoys arrived on a fact-finding mission following the country’s latest coup. The mission was headed by Guinea-Bissau Foreign Minister …

ECOWAS to meet over Burkina Faso Coup

  The West African bloc ECOWAS will meet on Friday to discuss the current unrest in Burkina Faso, where army officers have ousted President Roch Marc Christian Kabore. The extraordinary summit will start …

Sudanese minister says the country will achieve democratic transition

A minister in Sudan’s deposed government said on Wednesday that negotiations are ongoing to restructure the transitional government after last week’s coup. Gibril Ibrahim briefed journalists on the latest developments in …

At least 9 killed in Sudan as protests against military coup continue

Street protests continued in the Sudanese capital of Khartoum Friday, as demonstrations continued against the military who seized power in a coup this week. Protesters placed stones across roads and burnt …

Sudan Civilian leaders arrested amid reports of a coup

Unidentified gunmen arrested several Sudanese leaders early Monday at their homes, a government source told AFP, after weeks of tension between the military and civilian transitional authorities in the East African …

Only survivor of 1987 Burkina coup relives Thomas Sankara’s assassination

Halouné Traoré, a former comrade of pan-African icon and Burkina Faso ex-president Thomas Sankara, explains how he was the only one to survive the 1987 coup where Sankara was assassinated, along …

Sudan Authorities Thwart Coup Attempt

An attempted coup in Sudan “failed” early Tuesday, state media reported, without identifying the plotters. “There has been a failed coup attempt, the people should confront it,” state media reported. A top …