Cameroonian Soldiers reportedly shoot Protesters Dead

At least 8 people have been reportedly killed by Cameroonian soldiers during protests by English-speaking Cameroonians for independence. Anglophone speaking people in the Southwest and Northwest regions have for a while been clamoring for Independence in the largely Francophone country. The regions have formed a group known as Southern Cameroon/Ambazonia Governing Council, according to Bloomberg. 4 protesters […]

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Cameroon deports 100,000 Nigerian refugees

According to Human Rights Watch (HRW), Cameroon has forcibly returned 100,000 Nigerian refugees over breach of international agreements. The rights group accused soldiers of deporting refugees escaping Islamist violence, as well as attacking and sexually exploiting them. Cameroon is “punishing” refugees for Boko Haram attacks, HRW said. HRW said in a new report says, ‘since early 2015, […]

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South African President Jacob Zuma blames ‘witchcraft’ for his party’s recent failure

South Africa’s President, Jacob Zuma has blamed witchcraft for his party’s failure to beat the opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) in its Western Cape stronghold, According to the Sowetan Live, ‘In the last elections I was satisfied that we were taking the Western Cape‚ I even said so. What went wrong? I too can’t tell you. I don’t know‚ [maybe] it’s because of witchcraft, […]

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Former Rwanda presidential hopeful Diane Rwigara & family members rearrested by Police

Diane Rwigara has been rearrested by the police days after she was released. The 35-year-old, who failed in a bid to stand in the August 4 Rwanda presidential polls after she was barred over inadequate signatories and use of details of dead people was picked up on Friday at her home in the capital, Kigali alongside her mother, Adeline and sister, Africa News […]

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LLC2017 Int’l Creative Leadership Conference

Tonito Samuel & The MindCoach Consulting is at another dynamics of change. Lead-Like-Champion Conference is the first of its kind, we presume to hit the African airwaves, where young aspiring political and public office holders would gather and build a template of transformation from scratch. According to Tonito Samuel, the convener of the LLC conference, his […]

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S/Africa grants Grace Mugabe immunity allowing her return to Zimbabwe without prosecution

South Africa has granted diplomatic immunity to Zimbabwe’s first lady, Grace Mugabe, allowing her to return to Harare and avoid prosecution for the alleged assault of a 20-year-old model, Reuters has reported quoting a security source. News about the immunity came as South African police put border posts on “red alert” to prevent her fleeing. The […]

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Ivorian Footballer Cheick Tiote is Dead

Ivorian defensive midfielder Cheick Tiote is dead. The former Newcastle player died on Monday, June 5, 2017 after he collapsed while training with his team members in Beijing. According to UK Mirror, his agent Emanuele Palladino confirmed the news on Monday afternoon, saying: “I confirm that my client Cheick Tiote passed away today after collapsing […]

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South African anti-apartheid icon Ahmed Kathrada dies at 87

Leading South African anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada, one of Nelson Mandela’s closest colleagues in the struggle against white rule, died early Tuesday aged 87, his eponymous charity foundation said. Kathrada was among those tried and jailed alongside Mandela in the Rivonia trial in 1964, which drew worldwide attention and highlighted the brutal legal system under […]

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Akon announces Nigerian Cinematographer Patrick Elis as the Official Video Director for Konvict Music Africa

Legendary America singer and boss of Konvict Music Worldwide, Akon in a new video on Instagram announced Nigerian cinematographer, Patrick Elis as the Official Video Director the entire African branch of Konvict Music worldwide. The award winning cinematographer who studied Cinematography in the United States has worked with many top acts in Nigeria and even […]

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