US Role in Africa ‘May Not Change’

Incumbent US President Donald Trump is yet to mention anything about Africa since his inauguration five months ago. His proposals on State Department expenditure, however, aim at reducing funds funneled to programs salient to the majority of sub-Saharan countries. And further, the top US diplomatic chief for Africa has not been unveiled. But even with […]

Qatar row: Six Countries Cut Links with Doha

Six Arabic nations including the United Arab Emirates and Yemen have put an end to diplomatic links with Qatar, alleging that the latter is yielding turmoil across the Middle-East-North-Africa region. They’ve mentioned of Doha supporting extremist factions including those allied to the Daesh and Al-Qaeda, accusations that Qatar has categorically denied. A press statement from […]

Cosatu Bans Zuma From its Meetings

The Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) has firmly decided that the country’s incumbent president will no longer have a voice on its signature gatherings. The association revealed that the decision was arrived at following an administration convention. Bheki Ntshalintshali, the secretary general of the union, mentioned that the ANC would be soon notified […]

US Plane Intercepted Correctly, says China

China has refuted claims that its two fighter planes intercepted an American military aircraft in an unconventional manner mid last week. In a press statement, a delegate from the Chinese Defense Ministry dubbed the accusations from US side as “allegations incoherent with facts.” The representative provided the nitty gritty behind the standpoint, detailing that a […]

Comey Sacking: Trump Urged to Hand Over Any Tapes

Senior US administrators have urged President Trump submit any conversation recordings with former FBI director James Comey. Senate Democratic Chief Charles Schumer has asserted that discarding the tapes would be contrary to the law and would warrant prosecutions. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham on other hand has called for clarifications from the incumbent government if the […]