Africa

UN Chief congratulates Kenya on peaceful elections

UN Secretary-General António Guterres has congratulated the people of Kenya for the peaceful voting during the general elections on August…

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Severe drought displaces more than 1million Somalis – UN

The number of drought-related displacements has surpassed one million to hit 1,002,796 people in Somalia since January 2021, the United…

2 days ago

AfDB set to deliver certified wheat, seeds to 20m farmers

WorldStage Newsonline-- African Development Bank (AfDB) is set to deliver climate-adapted, certified wheat and other staple crops seeds to 20…

4 days ago

ECOWAS sets up independent committee to investigate alleged illegal recruitment

WorldStage Newsonline--  Speaker of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Parliament  has appointed an independent AD HOC committee…

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ECOWAS Parliament denies allegation of irregular recruitment

WorldStage Newsonline-- The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Parliament has debunked the allegation by some Nigerian lawmakers on…

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Recruitment and irregularities: Nigerian legislators threaten to withdraw ECOWAS Parliament membership

Lawmakers representing Nigeria at the ECOWAS Parliament have threatened to withdraw their membership following a breach of a resolution passed…

7 days ago

Buhari in Liberia, preaches tree, credible elections as indispensable to peace, stability in West Africa

WorldStage Newsonline-- President Muhammadu Buhari has called on leaders in West Africa to do all within their powers to ensure…

2 weeks ago

Jonathan challenges West African pharmacologists to spearhead research for vaccine production

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has charged members of the West African Society of Pharmacology (WASP) to spearhead research for the…

3 weeks ago

AFCTA council ministers agree to commence trade

Mr Francis Anatogu,  Secretary,  National Action Committee on  implementation  of African Continental Free Trade Area (AFCTA)  says  the Council of…

3 weeks ago

Biden proposes U.S.-Africa summit to discuss food security, climate change

President Joe Biden announced that the United States will bring together leaders from across the African continent for a major…

3 weeks ago