[allAfrica] As of September 1st, the confirmed cases of COVID-19 from 55 African countries have reached 1,252,245.
[allAfrica] Abuja -- Prominent Nigerian physician, politician and strategist Bukola Saraki argues that while the removal of the government of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita of Mali is a setback to democracy, it should serve as a warning to regional leaders that the demands of their populations for honest elections and for governments that fight corruption and poverty cannot be ignored.
[East African] Sudan's transitional government on Monday signed a peace deal with rebel groups, in what donors and activists said signals a permanent end to the decades-old civil war.
[RFI] Two weeks after a group of Malian soldiers ousted former President Ibrahim Boubabar Keita, the country's new ruling military junta still has not made public its plans for a transitional government.
[New Times] Through collective effort, using Rwanda's home-grown solutions, it is indeed possible to fully restore our forests
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned Kenya against relaxing COVID-19 regulations due to the low number of infections registered lately.
[SAnews.gov.za] The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that while people are experiencing pandemic fatigue, the COVID-19 pandemic is not over.
[New Zimbabwe] President Emmerson Mnangagwa has moved to withdraw diplomatic passports which had been issued to MDC Alliance legislators who lost their seats following their recall from the house by the MDC-T.
[UN News] A peace agreement between Sudanese authorities and key armed movements from Darfur could provide a path to national unity, the head of the joint UN-African Union Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) said on Monday.
[New Zimbabwe] President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government is set to seize some pieces of now black owned land for return to some white former commercial farmers.
[New Zimbabwe] South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) says it will send a party delegation to meet all political parties and stakeholders in Zimbabwe as it commits to finding a lasting solution to a troubled neighbour's recurrent crisis.
[Premium Times] A pre-election survey conducted by Yiaga Africa and NOIPolls shows that voters and election officers are concerned about contracting COVID-19 in the coming Edo State governorship election.