U.S. ambassador to Panama resigns, says cannot serve Trump
U.S. Ambassador to Panama John Feeley, a career diplomat and former Marine Corps helicopter pilot, has resigned, saying he no longer felt able to serve President Donald Trump. U.S. officials say it was not in response to Trump's alleged use of the word "shithole" to describe Haiti and African countries at a meeting on Thursday.
Puerto Rico's governor calls Trump's comment "S-H-I-T-T-Y"
Puerto Rico's Governor Ricardo Rossello says Trump's comments about Haitian and African immigrants are "S-H-I-T-T-Y."
Access Bank CEO on building strong institutions
The Nigerian Bar Association's theme for its ongoing annual conference is African Business: penetrating through institution building. CNBC Africa caught with Herbert Wigwe, Managing Director and CEO of Access Bank for more.
South African conference for young African leaders ends
South African conference for young African leaders ends.
Ethiopia's Tedros elected new WHO chief
Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom is elected as the new head of the World Health Organization, the first African at the helm of an agency widely seen as needing major reforms.
Asylum seekers fleeing US for Canada brave snow, extreme cold
In the weeks following Donald Trump's inauguration, dozens of mostly African asylum seekers have crossed the vast US-Canada US-Canada illegally, walking through snowy fields and forests by night in temperatures as low as -30 degrees.