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Nigerian opposition candidate says 'intimidated' by govt agents

The presidential nominee of Nigeria's main opposition party alleged on Sunday that he was "intimidated" by armed government agents who ...


Hundreds flee their homes after Boko Haram raid in northeast Nigeria

Hundreds of villagers fled their homes in Nigeria's northeast late on Saturday after an attack by Islamist militants from the ...


Cameroon journalist freed after state security charge

A journalist and television presenter from Cameroon's restive anglophone region was released on Saturday after being detained on charges of ...


Ekweremadu, Wife, Son Escape Assassination Attempt in His House | Nigeria News Updates

Nigeria News - Ekweremadu, Wife, Son Escape Assassination Attempt in His House On Tuesday, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, the Deputy President of ...


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After deadly raid, Israel retaliates to airstrikes from Gaza

GAZA - A day after Israel's undercover operation into the Gaza Strip ended in failure and left seven Palestinians dead ...

U.S. pilots forced to eject after issues in navy warplane

TOKYO, Japan - In what became the second warplane crash involving the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan in ...

World leaders mark 100 years since WWI Armistice

PARIS, France - Several leaders from across the world descended on the French capital on Sunday, to mark 100 years ...

Taliban attacks kill dozens as Russia chases Afghan peace

KABUL, Afghanistan - A day after Russia launched its quest for elusive peace in Afghanistan, hosting members of Afghanistan’s High ...

China fumes over U.S. provocations in the South China Sea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Following a very public thrashing by the U.S. over disputes between the world's two largest economies - ...

Turkish president says other countries have heard recordings

ANKARA, Turkey - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday recordings of the murder of Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi ...

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Tech stocks spark Wall Street sell-off

NEW YORK, New York – Share in Apples dropped sharply on Monday, pushing the Nasdaq Composite down as technology stocks ...

Gulf oil producers join forces to explore for gas

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – The two largest sovereign oil companies in the Middle East have joined forces to explore opportunities ...

Apple offers repairs for latest devices after issues found

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Days after it confirmed that it had discovered issues affecting some of its iPhone X and 13-inch ...

Euro falls in sympathy with plummeting pound

SYDNEY, Australia – Fears that the UK will not reach a deal with the European Union on Brexit has taken ...

Asian stocks in upward trajectory

SYDNEY, Australia – Stock markets were generally firm across Asia on Monday. The Nikkei 225 gained 19.63 points or 0.09% ...

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Al Shabaab claims deadly Somalia bombing as toll rises

MOGADISHU, Somalia - The Islamist terrorist group Al Shabaab claimed responsibility for Friday's deadly triple bombing in the Somali capital ...


Ethiopia Arrests 63 Suspected of Rights Abuses, Corruption

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA - Ethiopia has arrested 63 intelligence officials, military personnel and businesspeople on allegations of rights violations and ...


Zimbabwe Farmers Call for Help to Mitigate Drought Effects

HARARE - Farmers in Zimbabwe are appealing for funds to irrigate their land, in hopes of fending off a possible ...


More Women in Poor Countries Use Contraception, Says Report

KIGALI, RWANDA - More women and girls in poor countries are using modern contraception, signifying progress in efforts to involve ...


MPs call for review of policy on captive lion breeding

The parliamentary Committee on Environmental Affairs on Monday adopted a report compiled during a two-day colloquium on captive breeding and ...


TAG Heuer watches snatched in East Rand mall robbery

Robbers with a taste for a specific brand of watches robbed Jade Jewellers at East Rand Mall on Monday. The ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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