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ELECTION RUINED IN SOME PARTS OF NIGERIA

Nigeria began counting votes in Saturday’s closely-fought presidential election although the electoral commission extended voting hours in some places where polling stations opened late or ballot machines malfunctioned. Analysts say

IS DEMOCRACY THE ANSWER TO NIGERIA’S WOES?

Millions of voters in Nigeria finally get to choose a new leader on Saturday after the election was postponed by a week. Whoever wins will have to address at least

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A NEW WAVE OF CRIME PLAGUES JOBURG CBD

Families, Workers, and shoppers are gripped with fear of crime in the Johannesburg CBD. The number of violent robberies, some at gunpoint, spiral out control. Street robberies are happening all

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SOUTH AFRICAN NIGERIAN ELECTION OBSERVERS DEMAND VISA EXTENSIONS

Johannesburg – The Pan African Women’s project, a South African-based international election observer group, has appealed to Nigeria’s federal government to extend the visas of all foreign observers to enable

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CAN THE POSTPONEMENT OF THE NIGERIAN ELECTIONS BE JUSTIFIED?

David O’Sullivan from KayaFM speaks to Adetunji Omotola from Nigeria regarding the postponed elections in Nigeria. The Nigerian Independent National Electoral Commission postponed the elections just hours before they were

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NYAOPE, THE DRUG EPIDEMIC IN SOUTH AFRICA

Golden Mtika, a crime reporter in Johannesburg with AFRICA EYE tells the story of Nyaope. The highly addictive heroin-based narcotic which sometimes contains HIV medication. This is a story of

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MAN SHOT DEAD IN JOHANNESBURG CBD

A man was shot dead in Johannesburg CBD yesterday around 7:44 pm. The reason for the shooting is unknown. As seen in the video below, the deceased was talking to

2019 AFRICA’S TRAVEL INDABA DATE BROUGHT FORWARD

The 2019 Africa’s Travel Indaba will take place from 02-04 May 2019 at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre in Durban. This means that Indaba has been brought forward

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AFRICA ENERGY INDABA KICK OFF TOMORROW 19 FEBRUARY 2019 At THE SANDTON CONVENTION CENTRE

The much-anticipated Africa Energy Indaba, held in collaboration with strategic partners, the World Energy Council, NEPAD Agency and SANEA, kicks off on Tuesday, 19th February at the Sandton Convention Centre. 

ADEKUNLE OWOLABI ON POSTPONED NIGERIA PRESIDENTIAL POLLS

Nigerians have hit out in frustration and anger at election officials. This after a last-minute delay to voting, just as they were preparing to cast their ballots. Many people were