“We can consider very clearly, today, that the Confederation of the Alliance of Sahel States (AES) has been born,” Junta-run Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger have finalised plans to form a confederation after turning their backs on former colonial ruler France to seek closer ties with Russia. Their foreign ministersContinue Reading

A Nigerian lady, Abigail Katung (middle in picture above) has been sworn-in as Mayor of Leeds, in the United Kingdom. Abigail Katung is the wife of Senator Marshal Katung, representing Kaduna South in the 10th Senate. Abigail is the 1st African in over a hundred years to occupy the officeContinue Reading

A fatal air mishap involving an helicopter has reportedly claimed the life of a Commander of the Kenyan Defence Forces. A social media influencer who announced this on his social media handle said “The commander of the Kenya defence forces died in Kenya after a helicopter crashed in Elgeyo marakwet”Continue Reading

A strong earthquake rattled New York City and the surrounding area Friday morning. It happened at approximately 10:20 a.m. The quake – which the USGS has said was either 4.7 or 4.8 – was centered near Whitehouse Station, New Jersey, 40 miles west of New York City, according to theContinue Reading