Rwanda President Sets to run for 4th Term
Rwanda's President Paul Kagame has said he will run for a fourth term in next year's presidential election.
The country's ruling party, the Rwandan Patriotic Front retained Mr Kagame as its chairman in April. Mr Kagame has been president of the East African nation since 2000 and has enjoyed relative political stability.
However, critics and human rights groups accuse his government of limiting political freedoms and suppressing opposition in the country.
Kagame is one of the African leaders that condemned the unceasing intervention of the Western countries in Africa affairs.
Mali's Election: IBK and CISSE go for run-off again
The Ministry of Territorial Administration in Mali made the result of the Sunday's election known to the public on Thursday and the result shows that the incumbent President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita (IBK) won 41.4 percent of the vote, while his close opponent Soumaila Cisse came second with 17.8 percent.With the election's result, it means that non of the aspirants can be declared winner since they all fail to secure over 50 per cent constitutional benchmar...
Popular Social Media Influencer sets to be Extradited to the US
A Ghanaian social media influencer has been extradited from the United Kingdom to the US for allegedly swindling over $2 million from older, single American men and women in a twisted lonely hearts scam, federal prosecutors said Monday.Mona Faiz Montrage, 30, of Accra, Ghana, appeared in Manhattan federal court Monday for her alleged involvement in a series of romance schemes targeting older people who lived alone, prosecutors said.Montrage — who had around 3.4 mill...
UK Sets to be deporting Nigerian Students and Other Immigrants
In a proposed development in the UK, Nigerians and other immigrant students in the country currently face a high-risk of deportation after completion of their studies following a row between UK Home Secretary Suella Braverman and the Department of Education.According to The Daily Mail, Braverman is currently seeking to cut down the amount of time foreign students can stay in the UK after graduation from 24 months to 6 months.It is important to note that immigrants...
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