Nigeria’s Senate leader hits back over wealth and tax row

ABUJA - Nigerian Senate President Bukola Saraki has denied all allegation against him regarding false declaration of asset, saying that he earned his wealth through hard work. It...

Nine killed as Kano police clash with clash Shia muslims

KANO - Nine people including one police officer have been killed in a recent clash between the Nigerian police force and members of the of the...

Prostitution crackdown: Tanzania police begin crackdown on men who pay for sex

DAR ES SALAAM - Tanzanian authorities are holding some 800 people for their alleged involvement in prostitution as the East African country undertakes a major...

Uganda Elections: opposition leader arrests, vote rigging and more

KAMPALA - Uganda’s Opposition leader and presidential candidate Kizza Besigye was arrested and released in three separate instances in an electioneering week sparking riots...

Major crisis as Ethiopia hit by worst drought in 30 years

ADDIS ABABA - The United Nations (UN) has reported that Ethiopia has supposedly been hit by the worst drought that it has witnessed in 30 years. The...

Why the Bias? – Of Sexism in the African Sport Scenario

theglobalpanorama.com   Gender inequality in sports has always been a highly heated and widely debated topic; why is it that women are so restricted when it...

Uganda bans citizens from working in Saudi Arabia

KAMPALA - Following the continuous flow of reports of abuse of Ugandan citizens at the hands of their Saudi Arabian employers, the government of...

Kenyan troops withdraw from two Somalian military bases

MOGADISHU - Despite Islamist group Al-Shabab's strong presence in the region, there have been reports that Kenyan forces have pulled out from two military...

Another Chibok school girl rescued from Boko Haram

ABUJA - Nigeria's army has claimed that it has rescued a total of 97 women and young girls from the clutches of the dreaded...

ICC sentences former Congolese rebel leader for war crimes

HAGUE - In a historic ruling, Congolese ex-rebel leader Jean-Pierre Bemba has been convicted by the International Criminal Court (ICC) for war crimes and...