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Beninese and international graffiti artists are hoping the mural will become the world's largest.  By YANICK FOLLY AFP

Graffiti brings Benin's walls alive with treasures from past

18 hours ago

On a blue and yellow background, the graffiti artist retouches a spray-pain ...

2023:  Eze Congratulates Rivers APC for successful conduct of her delegate congress

2023: Eze Congratulates Rivers APC for successful conduct of her delega...

May 20, 2022

Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress and erstwhile National Publicity ...

Tunisia's President Kais Saied has repeatedly inveighed against political parties since his July 2021 power grab despite calls for an inclusive dialogue.  By FETHI BELAID AFPFile

Tunisia heads for 'new republic' in dialogue without political parties

May 20, 2022

Tunisia's President Kais Saied on Friday appointed a loyalist law professor ...

Department of State Security Services stand on guard in Maiduguri, Nigeria on June 17, 2021. Audu MarteAFP

Nigerian journalist detained after republishing article about Ogun state...

May 20, 2022

Nigerian authorities should immediately and unconditionally release journal ...

Pilgrims walk among the restored gravestones of the Jewish cemetery in the Moroccan city of Meknes, reviving a tradition that had lapsed since the 1960s.  By FADEL SENNA AFP

Moroccan Jews return to their roots with Meknes pilgrimage

May 20, 2022

Dozens of Jews travelled to the Moroccan city of Meknes this week for the f ...

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told a press conference with his Malian counterpart Abdoulaye Diop that Moscow is ready 'to increase the combat capabilities of the Malian armed forces'.  By Yuri KADOBNOV POOLAFP

Moscow accuses France of 'colonial' approach in Mali

May 20, 2022

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday accused France of having a ...

Anti-coup demonstrators take to the streets of the Sudanese capital Khartoum on May 19, 2022.  By - AFP

Sudan frees detained anti-coup figures: party

May 20, 2022

Sudanese authorities released on Friday two anti-coup figures from the Comm ...

Fanny Naoro-Kabr, a journalist for TV5 Monde, was expelled from a May 14, 2022, public meeting addressed by prominent French Beninese activist Kmi Sba. Credit withheld

TV5 Monde correspondent expelled from public meeting in Burkina Faso

May 20, 2022

Dakar, May 19, 2022 – Activists opposed to France’s influence in Africa sho ...