VP Osinbajo says issues such as poverty, socio-economic rights, environmental and sustainable development alongside concerns about democracy and unconstitutional changes of governments, have to be dealt with for Africa to achieve the desired level of attainment.
African governments have been urged by Students’ Union to tackle the high rate of insecurity on the continent so as to boost students’ enrolment into higher institutions of learning.
Another Nigerian has been reported dead in South Africa following a vicious xenophobic attack on him by gangsters in the former Apartheid, now Rainbow nation.
Liberian President George Weah has conferred the award of “Distinguished Service Order of the Republic of Liberia” on 5 Nigerian Army colonels in recognition of their outstanding contribution to the growth and development of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL).
ECOWAS on Monday condemned what it called an attempted coup in Burkina Faso, saying it held the military responsible for the safety of President Roch Kabore, whose whereabouts were unknown.
The ECOWAS Member-states shall withdraw all their ambassadors from Mali and close land and air borders between them and the country, which is currently under a military junta.