The African Jotter

Why Does Terrorism Still Exist?

In light of the recent terrorist attack in Sri Lanka, African Jotter decided to explore the…

Citizens Celebrate As Sudanese Army Prepares to Make ‘Important Announcement’

Recent reports have surfaced that Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir has stepped down, this after the Sudanese army…

China Donates $2m to AU for Capacity Building Efforts

The African Union Commission, AUC, on Wednesday confirmed receipt of two million dollars from the Chinese…

EU Provides Extra €115.5 million To Tackle Insecurity and Illegal Migration in West Africa

As part of its commitment to help tackle insecurity and irregular migration in the G5 Sahel…

World Bank slashes Nigeria’s growth projection amid a slowing global economy

Nigeria’s economic growth forecast for 2019 has been slashed to 2.1 percent, down from the 2.2…

Despite of AfCFTA, SADC Bloc Concludes Economic Partnership Agreement With EU

It took 10 years of negotiations between the six members of SADC and the EU to…

Thousands Protest Appointment of Bensalah as Algerian Interim President

Thousands of protesters rejected the Algerian parliament’s choice of an interim president on Tuesday after the…

Shell plans $15 billion investments in Nigeria’s oil and gas development

Oil major, Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has earmarked about $15 billion for investments in Nigeria’s…

David Beckham Speaks Yoruba And Swahili To Support Cause To End Malaria

British soccer star David Beckham launched a global video appeal on Tuesday to end malaria in…

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Development Issues in the 21st Century Africa

Boeing invites pilots, regulators to briefing as it looks to return 737 MAX to service

Boeing Co said it invited more than 200 global airline pilots, technical leaders and regulators for…

Mali leader sacks generals, disbands vigilantes after massacre

Mali’s President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita sacked and replaced two generals and disbanded an anti-jihadi vigilante group…

134 Fulani Herdsmen Killed As Mali Suffers Worst Inter-Tribal Conflict

Gunmen killed at least 134 Fulani herders in central Mali on Saturday, a local mayor said,…

Can We Really Trust Social Media Activists?

Social Activism has always been an interesting and engaging way to pursue change in society. For…

BBNaija 2019: What is So Special About Big Brother Nigeria?

Big Brother Nigeria, BBN or BBNaija, has suddenly become one of the most talked about shows…

Ghana: Brief Country Profile and Facts

Ghana, officially the Republic of Ghana, is a country located in Western Africa. It is boarded…

Two US Soldiers In Trouble For Allegedly Trying To Sell Weapons And C4 Explosives To Mexican Cartel

Two U.S. Army explosive ordnance disposal specialists have been indicted over allegations they tried to sell…