People and Power: Al Jazeera searches for good governance in Africa

In part two of The Battle for Africa, Emmy-winning Sierra Leonean journalist Sorious Samura travels to Ghana and Botswana in search of that most scarce of African commodities – good governance. The first episode of the People & Power investigation explored the effects of China’s increasing influence in Africa, but Sorious says that making the […]

We will not negotiate with anyone, al-Shabab told Aljazeera in a exclusive interview

• threatens government employees and Turkish nationals • denies al-Shabab has been ‘pushed out’ of many towns • questions Kenya’s claims that Westgate Mall attackers are dead An al-Shabab spokesperson has dismissed hopes that the December appointment of Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed Mohamed as the new prime minister of Somalia would lead to negotiations between the government […]

Video: President Jonathan on Aljazeera, Speaks on Nelson Mandela

Presidency berates Al-Jazeera for attempts to mislead the public about state of emergency operations

By Citizens Platform The Federal Government has expressed concerns about attempts by the media to mislead the public and international community about the on-going State of Emergency and military operations in three states: Adamawa, Yobe and Borno. In a statement released on Friday by Reuben Abati, Special Adviser to the President (Media &Publicity), the presidency […]

Video: Seun Kuti, Omoyele Sowore on Aljazeera Stream


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