Another Nigerian killed, two others injured in South Africa

The Nigerian community in South Africa has again been thrown into mourning following the killing by gunmen of one of its members who also left two others injured. Mr Odefa…

More than one in four Africans see wife-beating as justifiable, Afrobarometer survey finds

About one in four African women – and even more African men – say wife-beating is at least sometimes justified, according to the latest Afrobarometer survey. In some countries, up…

Bayelsa commissioner father’s abductors seize N5m ransom messenger

The abducted father of the Bayelsa State Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr. Doodei Week, has yet to be released by his kidnappers. It was gathered on Sunday that Chief Agbabou Week,…

BREAKING: World’s most wanted terrorist reported dead in US raid

ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is believed dead in US raid

UK sends documents to Vietnam to help identify truck victims

Truck containing 36 bodies found outside London Britain has sent documents to Vietnam to help identify some of the 39 people found dead in a truck near London, Hanoi said…

Women confront Harvey Weinstein at New York event

Several women were booed or asked to leave as they confronted Harvey Weinstein at an event in New York on Wednesday. The movie mogul was in the audience at a…

HURIWA to EFCC – Stop harassing students in Owerri

*condemns govt’s plan to import doctors Following a series of complaints and save-our-souls messages by students of tertiary schools in Owerri, Imo state brought to the attention of the prominent…

At least 16 dead in anti-Abiy protests in Ethiopia

At least 16 people have been killed in violence in Ethiopia this week that began with protests against Prime Minister and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Abiy Ahmed, an Amnesty International…

Reps probe abandoned $460m Abuja CCTV camera project

The House of Representatives on has queried the current state of the $460m loan obtained from the China-EXIM bank for the installation of closed-circuit television cameras in the Federal Capital…

Tight security in Federal High Court Abuja, as EFCC arraigns Maina, son

Security in and around the Federal High Court, Abuja, was on Friday beefed up by operatives of the Economic Financial Crimes Commission as Abdulrasheed Maina, former Chairman, Pension Reform Task…