Tag: African leaders

EzinneNovember 22, 2017

The Thread: How African leaders can avoid going the way of Robert Mugabe

After 37 long years wielding the sceptre, Robert Mugabe finally succumbed to Military pressure and resigned. Generations of Zimbabweans rejoiced ...

Op-ed EditorJuly 13, 2017

Opinion: Osinbajo’s noble advice to African leaders

by Jide Ojo “The tragic consequences of wars and conflicts in Africa are self-evident. The millions killed and maimed, the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 27, 2017

Osinbajo returns home from G7 summit

Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo has announced his return from the G7 summit in Sicily, Italy. Through a tweet, he ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 27, 2017

G7 group to meet Osinbajo, other African leaders

Leaders of the G7 group of rich nations are proposed to meet African heads of state to discuss the crisis ...

RoqeebahJanuary 20, 2017

As the chances of Yahya Jammeh fleeing increases, we go over all the runaway African leaders

Edward Anthony Gomez, Gambian President Yahya Jammeh’s lawyer, in the heat of the battle over the inauguration of a new ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 19, 2016

Opinion: The misnomer called African leaders

During the cab ride to the airport in Lusaka on my way to Kigali this morning, my taxi driver told ...

Mazi EmekaFebruary 1, 2016

African leaders angling towards exit from ICC [DETAILS]

Africans leaders have thrown their weight behind a Kenyan proposal for the continent to pull out of the International Crime ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 3, 2015

Akpabio has an important message for sit-tight African leaders

by Azubuike Azikiwe Over time, Africa has been unfortunate to have leaders who hold on to power at ll costs and prefer ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 25, 2015

African leaders are happy that Jonathan was defeated – Obasanjo

by Kolapo Olapoju According to former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, African leaders are happy over the defeat of President Goodluck Jonathan ...

SolaOctober 8, 2014

Goodluck Jonathan is 6th richest African president

by Anike Jacobs   The richestlifestyle.com has come up with a list of the richest African presidents and interestingly, President ...

May 25, 2014

Simon Kolawole: Why do we keep empowering foreigners at our own expense?

by Simon Kolawole Government officials are ready to go to any length to please foreign media  perhaps because of the ...

October 13, 2013

Opinion: The emerging pan African leaders

by Omozuwa Gabriel Osamwonyi     It is trite knowledge that many Nigerians are disillusioned about the state of the ...

September 6, 2012

Abimbola Adelakun: Death and the African leader

Ethiopian Prime Minister, Meles Zenawi, was buried on Sunday. Expectedly, there was a performance of grief and lots of adulatory ...

July 13, 2012

Akintunde Oyebode: This, for Wole Soyinka at 79 (30 Days, 30 voices)

  The battles of people like Wole Soyinka must not be relegated to the archives of history; it is our collective ...

April 9, 2012

Tolu Ogunlesi: Kabiyesi and other African stories (YNaija Frontpage)

Lords and Emperors all, forgetting that power never lasts forever, and that the evil that men do lives after them, ...

April 5, 2012

This Should Concern You: The 2012 Oxford University Pan Africa Conference to hold 5 May

by Rachel Ogbu With the theme, “Building Capacity for a New Generation: The Case for Youth Leadership in Africa”, the ...

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