Advocates of African democracy honoured

from SAVIOUS KWINIKA in Johannesburg, South Africa JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE African Studies Association (ASA) has acknowledged the role played by Afrobarometer founders in enhancing schol...

Joburg retains ranking as top Africa destination

from SAVIOUS KWINIKA in Johannesburg, South Africa JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – JOHANNESBURG is the most popular destination city in Africa. This is according to the annual Mastercard Global Dest...

SAA marks 20 years of Nigeria operations

from MTHULISI SIBANDA in Johannesburg, South Africa JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SOUTH African Airways (SAA) is celebrating 20 years of flights to Nigeria. Operations between Johannesburg and Lag...

2 000 cops deployed to fight Boko Haram

by EMEKA OKONKWO ABUJA, (CAJ News) – NIGERIA has deployed 2 000 more police to fight the rampaging Boko Haram terror group northeast of the country. The deployment brings to more than 7 000 the...

Reina appointed new APO Group CEO

from AKANI CHAUKE in Johannesburg, South Africa JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – APO Group, the media relations consultancy and press release distribution service in Africa and the Middle East, has a...

Over 100 bandits killed in Nigeria operations

from EMEKA OKONKWO in Abuja, Nigeria ABUJA, (CAJ News) – NIGERIAN police have shot dead more than 100 suspected bandits and arrested 85 culprits during operations northwest of the country. An o...

Grannies, pregnant women raped in South Sudan

from RAJI BASHIR in Khartoum, Sudan KHARTOUM, (CAJ News) – PREGNANT women, grandmothers and girls are among 125 women raped in the escalating violence in the war-torn South Sudan. The brutality...

Policy reforms to grow Nigeria’s digital economy

by OKORO CHINEDU LAGOS, (CAJ News) – MODERSNISING regulation and policy reform will boost Nigeria’s digital economy and accelerate internet access for millions through increased mobile broadban...
Boko Haram

23 soldiers dead after Boko Haram attacks

by EMEKA OKONKWO in Abuja ABUJA, (CAJ News) – THE Boko Haram terror group has killed 23 soldiers of the Nigerian Army this month. At least 31 soldiers, who have been wounded are receiving treat...

Millions face food crisis in Southern Africa

from MARCUS MUSHONGA in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE, (CAJ News) – MORE than 9,6 million people are food insecure in the Southern African region following droughts mostly in Malawi and Zimbabwe. The...