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VIDEO: Gambian lawmaker, Halifa Sallah, defends Africa’s position on Russia/Ukraine war

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As reactions continue to trail Russia’s decision to invade Ukraine in the ongoing war in eastern Europe, a parliament member in the Gambia, Halifa Sallah has defended Africa’s seeming passive disposition to Russia’s assault contrary to reactions and positions of another continent across the world.

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on February 24 is casting a long shadow across Africa.

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Video: Scores feared dead as over 2,000 African migrants attempt to cross to Melila, Spain

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Over 2’000 mainly sub-Saharan migrants attempted to reach Melilla, Spain through its border with Morocco. Reports say at least eighteen people died in the mass action with many injured.

Hundreds of Moroccan officers were also reported injured when they clashed with the migrants, who attacked them them with forces of violence.

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Video: Nigeria’s EFCC accosts party agents over voters’ inducement in Ekiti state governorship elections

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Officials of Nigeria’s anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, are seen in this video interrogating party agents over alleged voters’ inducement in the gubernatorial elections in Ekiti state, South West Nigeria on Saturday.

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