African News

New AU chairperson not happy with tardiness

PV Staff The recently elected Chairperson of the African Union, Guinea’s President Alpha Conde (seen second from left in photo with the past and present (...)

| February 2017 | 2938 views

Ghana:UN University Report on crop yield

A study supported by the United Nations University Institute for Natural Resources in Africa (UNU-INRA) confirmed that access to credit and technology can (...)

| February 2017 | 4224 views

Former Gambian president granted immunity

Joint declaration by the Economic Community of West African States, the African Union and the United Nations on the political situation of the Islamic (...)

| January 2017 | 2803 views

ECOMOG and Democrazy by force

Opinion By Knana Kanthe, Quebec, Canada. If only the UN Special Court for Sierra Leone were serious in having a holistic prosecution of individuals (...)

| January 2017 | 3673 views

Liberian Presidential election, October 2017

Commentary Liberian presidential election October 2017: Preliminary observations and advice. By Dagbayonoh Kiah Nyanfore II, USA. Often when I (...)

| January 2017 | 5792 views

Musician of the Week: Burning Spear

Editor’s Note: The song in the clip below, Cry Blood Africa, by the Jamaican musical icon, Burning Spear (photo), is dedicated to the people of the tiny (...)

| January 2017 | 2388 views

Gambia: UN High Commissioner expresses concern

The increased military presence deployed across The Gambia since President Yayha Jammeh rejected the election result risks heightening the current climate (...)

| December 2016 | 1948 views

Gambia: Yayah Jammeh wants protection

By PV Staff Writers Very reliable sources in Banjul, capital of the tiny West African state of Gambia indicate that outgoing president Yayah Jammeh has (...)

| December 2016 | 2340 views