Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma hopes to step down as AU Commission head

Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma hopes of stepping down as African Union Commission chairperson depends on continental leaders choosing one of then five candidates who’ve put themselves forward for the job. Also holding thumbs as the African Union summit gets underway at the weekend is Morocco’s King Mohammed VI who wants his country to join the body. […]

Adama Barrow returns to end power vacuum in Gambia

Gambia’s new president Adama Barrow, is set to finally return to his west African nation after a week of uncertainty during which his autocratic predecessor desperately sought to cling to power and regional forces entered the country. Barrow’s aides say he’ll would arrive in Banjul today from neighbouring Senegal, where he was sworn in at […]