Wednesday, October 23, 2019

17,000 Passengers Stranded by Typhoon at Tokyo Airport

About 17,000 passengers on Tuesday were stranded overnight at Tokyo’s Narita Airport, an official said after it took a direct hit from a powerful...

Xenophobia: S/A Youths Tell Foreigners to Leave

South African youths have yet again organized another Xenophobic protest in Johannesburg, telling foreigners to leave their country. This was seen in videos circulating on...

Robert Mugabe to be Buried on September 15th

The late Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is set to be buried by the Country's Government in the National Sports Stadium in Harare next Saturday,...

Robert Mugabe was an Icon of Liberation- President Mnangagwa

Zimbabwean President, Emmerson Mnangagwa, has described his predecessor in office, River Mugabe, who passed on in the early hours of Friday, as icon of...

Mugabe is Dead

Immediate past President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, is dead. He was 95. According to local reports, he is believed to have passed away in Singapore where...

Illegal Immigrants Making it Difficult to Maintain Public Order—South Africa Parliament

South African parliament has said it is concerned about the tension between South Africans and foreign nationals, calling on relevant authorities to restore peace...

US News Anchor Compares Colleague with Gorilla on Air

A television news anchorwoman in the US apologized on-air after comparing her black colleague to a gorilla, NBC News reported Tuesday. Alex Housden of KOCO...

US Technology Company Closes Operations over Lack of Trust in Nigerian...

A multi-national technology company, based in the United States, Dynamics Intelligence Inc, has said it is closing its operation in Nigeria because of alleged...

Italian Prime Minister Resigns

Italian Prime Minister Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has announced his resignation after blasting Matteo Salvini, the leader of the far right league  as an...

PM Boris Johnson Officially Assumes Office as May Bids Farewell

New leader of the Conservatives, Boris Johnson, has officially become the Prime Minister of Britain after he was invited by Queen Elizabeth 11 to...

Bill Gates Loses ‘Second Richest Man’ Seat to LVMH’s Bernard Arnault

Bill Gates has been unseated as the second richest man in the world, losing the position to Bernard Arnault, the chairman and CEO of...

Buhari Condemns Deadly Attack on Migrant Centre in Libya

President Muhammadu Buhari has strongly condemned the deadly airstrike on a migrant centre near Tripoli, Libya on Wednesday. The President described as “inhuman, wicked and...

ECOWAS Ratifies ECO as Name of Single Currency 

The Authority of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government on Saturday adopted ECO as the name of the single currency to be issued in...

Cannabis, Most Widely Used Substance In Nigeria in 2017, Says UNODC

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) has revealed that Cannabis was the most widely used substance in Nigeria in 2017. Mr William...

Oyo Govt Embarks on Refuse Evacuation in Ibadan

In a bid to clean up Ibadan city, Oyo state government has embarked on massive evacuation of refuse within the metropolis. Permanent Secretary of the...

Gianni Infantino Re-elected FIFA President for Four -Year Term

Gianni Infantino has been reelected for a fresh four-year term as FIFA president following his re-election on Wednesday at the ongoing annual congress of...

2019 Children’s Day :UNICEF Launches Campaign ‘For Every Child, Every Right’

UNICEF has declared that this Year's Children Day celebration has come at a crucial moment for child rights in the country, and for child...

British Prime Minister, Theresa May, Announces Resignation

Theresa May has announced that she will be resigning as leader of Britain’s ruling Conservative Party on June 7. She made the announcement on the...

Hell Does not exist—Pope Francis

“There is no hell where the souls of sinners suffer in eternity”, Pope Francis was quoted as saying in a Thursday interview with Italian daily...

Police Investigate Image Believed To Be Sala’s Body Appearing Online

British police are investigating after a photograph believed to be of late footballer Emiliano Sala’s body appeared online. “We are aware that a picture reported...

Brent Oil Hits $75 for First Time in 2019 Amid Tighter...

Brent crude oil on Thursday rose above 75 dollars per barrel for the first time in 2019 in the wake of tightening sanctions on...

Suicide Bomb Attacks: Officials Arrest 16 more Suspects in Sri Lanka

Police have arrested another 16 people in connection to a series of bombings in Sri Lanka over Easter weekend which claimed at least 359...

Death Toll Hits 290 in Sri Lanka Easter Day Attacks

The death toll in Sri Lanka has soared to 290 after a wave of blasts hit churches and luxury hotels across the country on...

BREAKING: Mali PM and Entire Cabinet Resign over Upsurge in Violence

The Prime Minister of Mali, Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga and his entire cabinet have resigned over the upsurge in killings in the West African country. Last...

Algeria’s President Bouteflika Resigns

Algeria’s ailing leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika submitted his resignation with immediate effect, state television said on Tuesday, ceding power in the face of massive street...

BREAKING: 149 Feared Dead as Ethiopian Airlines Jet Crashes En Route...

An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 crashed Sunday morning en route from Addis to Nairobi with 149 passengers and eight crew believed to be on...

Police Arrest APC Party Agent Found Holding Voters’ Register

The police have arrested an agent of All Progressives Congress (APC) carrying a Voters’ Register at a polling unit in Manchok Registration Area Centre...

Economic Sanctions: Iran’s Rouhani Accuses US of Economic Terrorism

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has labeled US Economic sanctions as "Economic Terrorism" while seeking to foster a united front from visiting regional officials on...

The World Reacts to Bush’s  Death

There has been ceaseless flow of tributes to the former President of United States of America, George Walker Herbert Bush, who died on Friday...

EU, U.S. Warn Police, DSS, Others on 2019 Elections

The European Union Delegation to Nigeria and the United States of America have called on Nigeria’s security agencies to avoid actions that could jeopardise...

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