African News

Nigerian Rebels Take Over Oil Facilities

Militants loyal to Nigerian rebel leader Moujahid Dokubo-Asari said they had taken over several oil facilities in the Niger Delta on Thursday, as Nigerian (...)

| September 2005 | 504 views

New ECA Head Appointed

UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan has appointed the United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) Regional Director for Africa the new Executive Secretary of (...)

| September 2005 | 510 views

A Tortuous Road to Peace

Title: A Tortuous Road to Peace Edited By: Festus Aboagye and Alhaji M.S. Bah Publishers: Institute For Security Studies, Pretoria, South Africa, 2005 (...)

| September 2005 | 521 views

A New Lease of Life for the APC

A special correspondent in Freetown, the Sierra Leone capital, looks at the implications of the ending of the court case involving some of the leaders of (...)

| July 2005 | 721 views

Will the SLPP Re-invent Itself?

The ruling party in Sierra Leone, the Sierra Leone People’s Party(SLPP) is to hold a national convention in Makeni, the capital of the north of Sierra (...)

| July 2005 | 694 views