Monday, May 20, 2019
DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates pulled out of U.S.-led air strikes on Islamic State positions partly because it thought they could not succeed without a push to arm Sunni Muslim tribes in Iraq, a newspaper close to...
By Victor Osehobo, Benin City It took the intervention of the Oba's Palace in Benin City on Monday for angry market women and traders at Uselu market to vacate the busy Benin-Lagos expressway which they had barricaded in protest over...
Recap: In the PROLOGUE, we read about a soldier who ‘trained’ his infant son in a way that would today be regarded as child abuse. The story continues.   PART 1: In the beginning  ‘What would you like to be when you...
Judges at the International Criminal Court have agreed to withdraw charges against Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta. Highlights: The judges reached the agreement on Friday Judges did not throw out the charges Kenyatta had called for the dismissal of the charges, saying they were trumped up...
TAIPEI (Reuters) - The blackbox data and voice recorders of a TransAsia plane that crashed into a river in Taipei showed that the pilot called "mayday" and announced an engine flameout 35 seconds after noticing engine failure, aviation authorities...
South African doctors have successfully performed himworld's first penis transplant on a young man who had his organ amputated after a botched circumcision ritual, a hospital said on Friday. Highlights: The transplant lasted nine hours Doctors said the patient has recovered full...
NAIROBI (Reuters) - (This February 5 story was corrected in first paragraph to say that WFP said the helicopter landed in a rebel-held region. Paragraph 4 clarifies that the government said the plane landed in the area by mistake.) ...
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - The Argentine prosecutor found dead last month was the unwitting "soldier" of former counterintelligence chief Antonio Stiusso, who was seeking revenge for his firing, President Cristina Fernandez's chief of staff said. ...read...
DHAKA (Reuters) - At least four people, including a child, were burned alive in northern Bangladesh when opposition activists hurled petrol bombs at a packed bus on Friday night in the latest spasm of worsening political violence. ...
Inaugural speech by His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari following his swearing-in as President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on 29th May, 2015 I am immensely grateful to God Who Has preserved us to witness this day and this occasion....