Africa

Photos: Zimbabweans cheer as President Mnangagwa arrived the stadium for inauguration

Emmerson Mnangagwa and his wife Auxlia have arrived at the National Sports Stadium and are now seated. A big cheer is going up as the military commander who put Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe under house arrest, General Constantino Chiwenga, arrives at the inauguration of the country’s new leader.The once-feared military has seen an outpouring of support […]

International

African presidents still tops the list of the world-losngest ruling leaders

Following resignation of Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe, ending a 37-year rule and being Africa’s 2nd longest serving ruler as we as the 8th in the world, 32 heads of state and government who came to office in 20th century remain. African presidents still tops the list of the world longest ruling leaders e.g Teodore Obiang Nguema […]

Politics & Policy

2017: 11 Longest Serving African Presidents

These African Presidents have been in power for so long; they have become synonymous with their countries. Several democratically elected Presidents have attempted to stay in office beyond their tenure, and a few have managed to remain in office beyond their mandate. The real problem is not the extended tenure, rather the lack of substantial achievements […]

Business & Economy

Nigeria’s Dangote Expands Cement Business to DR Congo

Dangote Cement will officially open its 1.5 million metric tonnes per annum capacity cement plant in Congo on Thursday, November 23, 2017. Constructed at a conservative cost of $500m, the plant is expected to directly employ more than 1000 people, while thousands of indirect jobs will also be created. The plant, which is now the […]

Sport

Ivory Coast and Chelsea legend, Didier Drogba retiring from football at the end of the season

Chelsea legend, Didier Drogba who currently plays for Phoenix Rising in America’s USL, has announced that he will retire from football at the end of the season. The 39-year-old striker revealed to RMC Sport that this season will be his last as a professional footballer. ‘Ah, do you want a scoop? I think next year […]

Success Stories

Nigerian Billionaire, Alexander Amosu Receives Honorary PhD Degree From The Same London University He Dropped Out From!

His investment in luxury goods for the rich has earned him a place in the Guinness World Records book for creating the world most expensive suit. Early last year, he also created the world’s most expensive champagne which went for 1.8m dollars. He said in his tweet; ‘I left university half way through my final […]