Majority of people in Catalonia don’t want independence, says Elcano Royal institute
Miguel Otero-Iglesias, senior analyst at Elcano Royal Institute, discusses Spain’s upcoming election and the key issues facing voters. H
Inequality key issue in New Caledonia independence
Calls for independence go back decades and lie rooted in the deep inequality that continues to exist between the native Kanak people and the Europeans.
Ambassador Osakwe laments poor record-keeping in Nigeria since independence
Ambassador Osakwe laments poor record-keeping in Nigeria since independence.
Spanish PM calls for Catalan parliament to be formed on Jan. 17
Spain's prime minister says that the new Catalan parliament should hold its maiden session on Jan. 17, the first step in reinstating local government after Madrid fired the old regional administration for illegally declaring independence.
Protests as Spain says it will sack Catalan leaders
The Spanish government decided on Saturday to sack the secessionist leadership of Catalonia and force the region into a new election, saying it had to take the unprecedented step to prevent the region pushing ahead with independence.
Guinness Nigeria clothes national monuments to celebrate Nigeria's 57th independence
Guinness Nigeria clothes national monuments to celebrate Nigeria's 57th independence.
Spain races to prevent Catalonia independence; The US and its guns
Panel of international journalists looks at the situation in Spain after the banned independence referendum in Catalonia; the worst mass shooting in the history of United States; Trump's remarks in Puerto Rico; the King of Saudi Arabia paying a surprise visito to the Kremlin; three US scientists getting the medicine prize, rewarded for their decades on chronobiology.
At least 17 people have been reported dead and several injured in Cameroon’s restive anglophone belt at the weekend. Those killed and injured were part of a separatist group demanding independence from Cameroon.
Low turnout as states celebrates 57th independence anniversary
Low turnout as states celebrates 57th independence anniversary.