President, Mrs Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, yesterday said that Nigeria played a significant role in the restoration of peace to the war-torn country. She said that Liberians will continue to show Nigeria gratitude for staying with the country throughout the trying...
The Nigerian Government has requested the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) to pass a resolution to create Commission for Global Youth Engagements within the organisation. The country's Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Mr Solomon Dalung, made the...
Nigeria on Wednesday called for an international inquiry after 26 women and girls drowned attempting to cross the Mediterranean Sea to Europe. The bodies of the victims all believed to be Nigerians were brought on a Spanish ship to Italy last...
baby king python Police in Germany pulled a baby king python from a man’s pants after noticing what they described as a ‘considerable bulge’ in his trousers. The 19-year-old man was being arrested for drunken behaviour in the city of Darmstadt,...
A new joint report takes a critical stance on the European Union's Khartoum Process and suggests it puts more migrants in harm's way, instead of limiting mass migration and combating issues of trafficking and smuggling. The joint EU-Horn of Africa...
After ‘shocking’ sex claims by multiple women a top British Labour politician has committed suicide days after he was sacked by the Welsh government and suspended by his party over ‘shocking’ claims of sexual misconduct made by three women. Former minister...
Zimbabwean Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa was plotting to seize power, state media said Tuesday, the day after President Robert Mugabe sacked him in a bitter power struggle. Mnangagwa was the leading contender to succeed Mugabe, 93, but his abrupt removal...
South Korea has agreed to buy US weapons worth “billions of dollars” to guard against threats from nuclear-armed North Korea, US President Donald Trump said Tuesday. After a summit with South Korean President Moon Jae-In, Trump also said the US...
President Paul Biya of Cameroon marks his 35th year in office today, November 7, 2017 making him one of Africa's longest-serving leaders. Paul Biya first took office in 1982, when the country had a one party system and even though the country now has...
A 45-year-old man escaped jail after a South African judge gave him a five-year suspended sentence for raping his neighbour’s puppy. Fanroi Mochachi, a married father-of-six, was caught having sex with his neighbour’s puppy after a child heard the animal...
Liberia’s Supreme Court on Monday ordered the country’s electoral commission to resolve a fraud complaint lodged by an opposition party before a scheduled runoff vote for the presidency can be held.Supreme Court Chief Justice Francis Korkpor said the National...