Africa today at a glance

Tuesday November 20 2018

Former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan. FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP


Jonathan launches book

Former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan launches his new book; My Transition Hours, in Abuja.

Nigeria election campaigns

Campaigns continue in Nigeria for the 2019 presidential and parliamentary elections.

Kenya gender vote

Kenya MPs vote on a controversial bill seeking to raise women representation in the House.


Juba hosts conference

South Sudan hosts a conference for energy and infrastructure in the capital Juba.

Angola doctors' strike

Medical doctors in Angola boycott work to demand better working conditions and the hiring of all their jobless colleagues

Hichilema summoned

Zambia's main opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema appears before police in Ndolain connection with recent anti-Chinese protests.

SA land report

Parliamentary commission issues recommendations in Cape Town on whether South Africa should change constitution to accelerate land reform.

Afcon qualifiers' friendlies

Cameroon, Morocco, Nigeria, Tunisia and Uganda, which have already booked their places at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) soccer finals, play internationals friendlies.