The African Jotter

Rex Tillerson To Make First Trip To Africa as U.S. Top Diplomat Next Week

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will travel to Chad, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya and Nigeria next…

Cameroon Creates New Military Region, As Nigeria Deports More Separatists

Cameroon has a new military region created to cater for security needs in the west and…

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Wins the 5th Mo Ibrahim Prize for Leadership

Former Liberian president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has been awarded the 2017 Mo Ibrahim prize for Achievement…

Undiplomatic! China Accused of Spying and Stealing African Union Data

China and the AU have dismissed a report by French newspaper Le Monde that China bugged…

AU Honours President Buhari as Anti Corruption Hero

Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari has been honoured by the African Union with the award for anti-corruption.…