Haidara named Africa ICT executive of the year

From DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – BURKINA Faso telecommunications executive, Ben Cheik Haidara, has been named the sector’s Chief Executive Officer of the Year in the continent. ...

Dozens arrested in Nigeria crimes crackdown

From EMEKA OKONKWO in Abuja, Nigeria ABUJA, (CAJ News) – THE military has arrested a total of 49 suspects during operations against violent and economic crimes south of Nigeria. Troops also ass...

Africa receives tips to meet Paris Agreement targets

By AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – AFRICAN countries can meet climate targets promised in the landmark Paris Agreement by catalysing trillions of dollars in private investments through ...

Over 50 killed in renewed Boko Haram terror

From AHMED OBAFEMI MAIDUGURI, (CAJ News) – SIX children, including a suicide bomber, are among over 50 people killed during the Boko Haram violence in Cameroon and Nigeria over the past fortnig...

Global investor interest in Nigeria mining sector

From EMEKA OKONKWO ABUJA, (CAJ News) – GLOBAL players, service and technology providers are eager to go beyond their shores and tap into opportunities vast in in minerals-rich Nigeria. This eme...

Killings mar Muslim annual trek in Nigeria

From EMEKA OKONKWO in Abuja, Nigeria ABUJA, (CAJ News) – POLICE have killed at least two Muslim faithful in northern Nigeria as skirmishes marred the beginning of an annual trek by followers of...

Insecurity deters reconstruction in Lake Chad Basin

From EMEKA OKONKWO ABUJA, (CAJ News) – AN international confederation of charitable organizations has called on governments and decision-makers to first resolve humanitarian and security proble...