Ghana shuts, reopens hundreds of Nigerians’ shops

Ghana traders versus Nigerians

Ghana traders versus Nigerians from RUSSELL ADADEVOH in Accra, Ghana ACCRA – GHANA has reopened hundreds of shops belonging to Nigerians after the stores were closed during conflict with local traders. More than 400 shops run by the Nigerians had been shut following an impasse with the Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA). It is alleged More...

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Refugee kids
By On Thursday, September 27th, 2018

Refugee kids to access education through digital passport

JOHANNESBURG – MILLIONS of children in conflict and disaster prone situations are to receive education following a partnership between the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and Microsoft. The partnership More...

Zimbabwe's ICT expert, Dr Cosmos Zavazava vying for the top United Nations director's post at the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). Picture, Savious Kwinika, CAJ News
By On Wednesday, September 12th, 2018

Africa urged to endorse Zimbabwean Zavazava bid for top ITU post

Zimbabwe’s ICT expert, Dr Cosmos Zavazava vying for the top United Nations director’s post at the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). Picture, Savious Kwinika, CAJ News from SAVIOUS KWINIKA in More...

Nigeria Mining Week.
By On Thursday, August 30th, 2018

Mining thrusts Nigeria on verge of a new dawn

ABUJA – THE mining industry, which is crucial to the country’s efforts to diversify its economy from an over-reliance of oil, is upbeat ahead of the Nigeria Mining Week set for Abuja in October. Miners More...

UK UK Trade Minister, George Hollingbery
By On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

UK aims to be biggest G7 investor in Africa

UK UK Trade Minister, George Hollingbery CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – THE United Kingdom (UK) has set ambitions to be the largest G7 investor in Africa by 2022. Prime Minister Theresa May announced the plan as More...

Queen Nana Mohammad
By On Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

Beauty queen expresses solidarity with Nigerian orphans

ABUJA – MORE than 50 orphaned children in Nigeria are to benefit from a pledge of donations and support by a local beauty queen. Queen Nana Mohammad, the Face of Arewa – North Central in the Arewa 2018 More...

By On Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

Nigeria enlists Japan tech support in military operations

ABUJA  – NIGERIA is seeking the cooperation of Japan in the area of science and technology, which is seen as key in modern military operations. The discussions came as Nigeria Minister of Defence Mansur More...

By On Monday, August 27th, 2018

Africa at risk: Malaysia slams China’s “new version of colonialism”

DJIBOUTI – IT is a crisis mirrored across the developing world: loans so huge that government struggles to repay the debt. But Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad would not have it. On a visit to Beijing More...

By On Friday, August 24th, 2018

MTN debuts mPulse for Nigeria youth

LAGOS – MTN Nigeria has launched a new package –mPulse- to educate and entertain youth in Africa’s most populous country. The proposition, designed for “tweens” and teens (ages 9-15), has made its More...

By On Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

Nigeria investigates after pangolins seized in Japan

ABUJA, (CAJ News) – NIGERIA is investigating the seizure of pangolin scales worth US$450 million (about R6 billion) by Japan. The scales are said to be originating from the Western African country. The Japanese More...