Monday, February 6, 2023

Congo

February 2, 2023

Pope Francis to meet young people in Congo

Pope Francis is due to meet young people in a stadium in the Congolese capital on Thursday morning, the third day of his African trip.

Pope Fancis flanked by Congolese President Félix Tshisekedi in Kinshasa
February 1, 2023

Over one million Catholics expected at Pope’s mass in Kinshasa

After the morning mass, Pope Francis in the afternoon was due to meet victims of violence brought to Kinshasa from the east of the country.

POPE FRANCIS IN CONGO
January 30, 2023

Congo seeks FBI’s help to protect Pope Francis during visit to Kinshasa

In addition to the FBI, the Pope would be protected by local police, the army, with support from the Vatican’s security services.

Pope Francis and FBI operatives
January 26, 2023

Democracy under threat in African nations: Report

The analysis asserted that government brutality against dissenting voices has increased across Africa ever since the outbreak of the Coronavirus.

Photo of military combatants used to illustrate this story
January 25, 2023

Rwanda shoots at Congolese military jet, alleges airspace violation

Rwandan forces have fired at a fighter jet from the DRC that it said had violated its airspace.

Rwandan Soldiers
January 21, 2023

Nigeria’s under-18 male handball team qualify for IHF Championship

The team have maintained a 100 per cent record in their performance from the Africa Zone 3 tournament in Côte d’Ivoire.

Nigeria under-18 male handball team
January 18, 2023

Pope prays for murdered Nigerian Catholic priest Isaac Achi, other Christians

Mr Achi was set ablaze by angry bandits after they were unable to gain entry to the parish residence where he dwelled.

Pope Francis and Priest Isaac Achi
January 5, 2023

U-17 AFCON: Cameroon hit with fresh age-manipulation scandal

The West African country hit global headlines a few days ago after 21 of the 30 players in camp failed Magnetic Resonance Imaging(MRI) tests.

Samuel Eto’o
December 23, 2022

U-20 AFCON: Nigeria paired with host in tough group stage draw

Nigeria’s Flying Eagles are paired with Egypt, Mozambique and Senegal in Group A.

FLYING EAGLES
November 22, 2022

Nigeria’s 20 million out-of-school children are future Boko Haram members: Obasanjo 

Nigeria’s out-of-school children has hit 20.2 million under President Muhammadu Buhari.

Out-of-school children