Fraud Allegations Rock Malian Poll

The team of the leading opposition candidate in Mali’s upcoming presidential election claimed Friday that there were “substantial anomalies” in the electoral register and warned of a possible “massive attempt at fraud” in the 29 July vote. Speaking at a news conference in Bamako, the campaign manager of opposition frontrunner, Soumaila Cisse, said the electoral […]

Why China is Best for us-Senegalese Leader

(Xinhua) — Chinese President Xi Jinping’s upcoming state visit to Senegal is an historic one with great importance to the future of bilateral ties, said Senegalese President Macky Sall. China-Senegal relations have maintained sound development over recent years, with bilateral practical cooperation bearing rich fruit and a series of large cooperation projects either completed or […]

Adeosun’s NYSC certificate scandal: A reputation worth its weight in gold

Since the news of Kemi Adeosun’s allegedly forged NYSC Certificate broke, we have been inundated with news reports, press statements, and more recently, opinion articles; each trying to outdo the other, mostly, in defence of Mrs Adeosun. The minister herself has remained silent on the matter, possibly on the counsel of members of her camp. Naturally, her silence […]