Monday, January 21, 2019
Contrary to speculations about his state of health, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday hosted a delegation of the governing All Peoples Congress (APC) to lunch in London.   Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, confirmed this in a telephone conversation, according...
At least seven people have been reported killed in multiple London terror attacks, barely ten days after a suicide bomber killed 22 people and injured more than 100 at the end of an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester. A van...
With tensions rising between the US and North Korea, the Pentagon has called for the isolated communist nation to avoid destabilising the situation further. On Sunday, North Korea said it was ready to sink a US aircraft carrier to demonstrate...
The US military on Thursday dropped what has been described as the largest non-nuclear bomb in the country’s arsenal in an area of eastern Afghanistan known to be populated by Isis-affiliated militants. The Pentagon said the strike was the first time the 21,000 pounds...
South Africans came out in their tens of thousands on Friday to call for President Jacob Zuma to be removed from office. The largely peaceful anti-Zuma protests organised by civil society groups, religious orders, unions and political parties took place...
Thousands of South Africans have poured into the streets in protests aimed at forcing President Jacob Zuma to resign or be impeached. Anti-Zuma protests have gained momentum across the country with civil society organisations taking part in numerous demonstrations since...
South African president Jacob Zuma swore in new members of his Cabinet at the presidential guest house in Pretoria on Friday as the opposition’s efforts to stop him through a court interdict failed. Ministers who had been deployed to new...
  Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye has been arrested and jailed in connection with the corruption investigation that led to her ouster earlier this month. Park was taken into custody at her home and taken to a detention centre –...
President Jacob Zuma has sacked South Africa's Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and his deputy, Mcebisi Jonas, in a cabinet reshuffle after an emergency meeting with the ANC’s top six in Pretoria on Thursday night. In a statement released just after midnight,...
President Muhamadu Buhari resumed duty on Monday as President and Commander-in-Chief of the Federal Republic of Nigeria after his vacation in the United Kingdom. Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity Malam Garba Shehu confirmed the development on Monday while...