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Two Americans, two Canadians freed after kidnapping in Nigeria: police

Two Americans and two Canadians have been freed after being kidnapped in the northern Nigerian...

As Trump begins second year, women stage nationwide protests

Hundreds of thousands of women and their male supporters turned out on Saturday for the...

US police arrest two boys for killing 500k bees

Police in United States have arrested two boys for allegedly vandalising a honey business in...

Britain and France sign new treaty over migrants, Calais

France and Britain signed a new treaty Thursday aimed at speeding up asylum applications for...

New Zealand Prime Minister reveals she is pregnant

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Friday she was pregnant with her first...

African News

Tunisian forces kill top aide of Al Qaeda leader in Maghreb: official

Tunisian security forces have killed a top aide of Abu Musab Abdul Wadud, the leader...

UN: 10000 Anglophone Cameroonian refugees have fled to Nigeria

With the number of people fleeing English-speaking areas of Cameroon for Nigeria growing, UNHCR, the...

Egypt’s President says he will stand for re-election in 2018

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said Friday he would stand in a presidential election due...

ANC begins push to remove Zuma from scandal-hit presidency

South Africa's ruling ANC party said Saturday it would "act decisively" to rebuild its reputation,...

After two-year wait, Uganda gets its new cancer machine

Uganda's only radiotherapy machine was officially replaced Friday, nearly two years after the previous one...

Politics

As Trump begins second year, women stage nationwide protests

Hundreds of thousands of women and their male supporters turned out on Saturday for the...

Egypt’s President says he will stand for re-election in 2018

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said Friday he would stand in a presidential election due...

ANC begins push to remove Zuma from scandal-hit presidency

South Africa's ruling ANC party said Saturday it would "act decisively" to rebuild its reputation,...

Zimbabwe President Announces First Post-Mugabe Elections

Zimbabwe's president says elections will be in May or June, as he faces pressure at...

Ethiopia frees Prominent opposition leader Merera Gudina

Prominent Ethiopian opposition leader Merera Gudina was freed from jail on Wednesday after the government...

Football

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez score twice as Barcelona stun Real Betis

In Summary: Real Betis 0-5 Barcelona, La Liga RESULT: Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez score twice...

Watford appoint Javi Gracia as head coach after sacking Marco Silva

In Summary: Watford announce Javi Gracia as new head coach after Marco Silva sacking. Javi Gracia...

Memphis Depay late strike seals victory as Lyon beat PSG

In Summary: Lyon 2-1 PSG: Memphis Depay score late winner as Kylian Mbappe is taken off...

Alexis Sanchez arrives at Manchester United to undergo his medical

In Summary: Alexis Sanchez arrives at Manchester United's Carrington training ground by private jet ahead of...

Juventus lining up free move for Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere

In Summary: Juventus lining up free move for Jack Wilshere in summer as Serie A giants...

Business

Kenya secures $750 million syndicated loan to pay off earlier loan

Kenya has secured a $750 million syndicated loan for seven years from the Trade Development...

Zimbabwe gets its first billionaire worth £1.25 billion

In Summary: Zimbabwe gets its first billionaire as London-based mobile phone chief's net worth is valued...

Apple says all Macs, iPhones, iPads exposed to chip security flaws

Apple Inc will release a patch for the Safari web browser on its iPhones, iPads...

Nigeria agrees $550 million satellite deal with China

Nigeria has agreed a $550-million deal to buy two Chinese communications satellites and hopes to...

Tunisia raises fuel prices in push to reduce deficit

Tunisia announced on Sunday the second increase in fuel prices in six months, raising the...

Entertainment

Ed Sheeran engaged to long-time girlfriend Cherry Seaborn

Ed Sheeran has found his “Perfect” girl. The pop sensation has announced his engagement to...

Rihanna, DJ Khaled, and Bryson Tiller set to Perform at Grammys 2018

Rihanna will be performing at the 2018 Grammy Awards with DJ Khaled and Bryson Tiller. DJ...

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Reveal Baby Name

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West looked North for their first child's name, and for their third baby, they...

Camila Cabello releases her Debut Album ‘Camila’

It’s been a little over a year since she left Fifth Harmony to pursue a...
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Camila Cabello Opens Up About Fifth Harmony’s VMA Diss

Camila Cabello is finally opening up about the infamous stunt Fifth Harmonypulled at last year's MTV Video Music...

Music

Drake releases two New Songs “God’s Plan” and “Diplomatic Immunity”

Basketball enthusiast Drake released two new singles late on Friday night. "God's Plan" and "Diplomatic Immunity," packaged together as Scary Hours, are the first proper songs...

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Governance

Tunisian forces kill top aide of Al Qaeda leader in Maghreb: official

Tunisian security forces have killed a top aide of Abu Musab Abdul Wadud, the leader...

As Trump begins second year, women stage nationwide protests

Hundreds of thousands of women and their male supporters turned out on Saturday for the...

UN: 10000 Anglophone Cameroonian refugees have fled to Nigeria

With the number of people fleeing English-speaking areas of Cameroon for Nigeria growing, UNHCR, the...

Egypt’s President says he will stand for re-election in 2018

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said Friday he would stand in a presidential election due...

ANC begins push to remove Zuma from scandal-hit presidency

South Africa's ruling ANC party said Saturday it would "act decisively" to rebuild its reputation,...

East Africa

After two-year wait, Uganda gets its new cancer machine

Uganda's only radiotherapy machine was officially replaced Friday, nearly two years after the previous one...

Zimbabwe President Announces First Post-Mugabe Elections

Zimbabwe's president says elections will be in May or June, as he faces pressure at...

Uganda’s Museveni vows to sign death warrants again after 19 years

Uganda's president said Thursday he will sign the first death warrants in nearly two decades...

Zimbabwe opposition leader Roy Bennett killed in U.S. helicopter crash

Exiled Zimbabwe opposition leader Roy Bennett and four other people were killed in a helicopter...

Somalia’s al Shabaab denies forcibly recruiting children to fight

Somalia’s Islamist militant group al Shabaab on Thursday denied that it was threatening and abducting...

Central Africa

UN: 10000 Anglophone Cameroonian refugees have fled to Nigeria

With the number of people fleeing English-speaking areas of Cameroon for Nigeria growing, UNHCR, the...

Fresh violence rocks anglophone Cameroon, policeman killed

A policeman was killed on Sunday by presumed separatists in a restive English-speaking region of...

Nigeria’s DSS ‘arrests Cameroon separatist leader Sisiku Ayuk Tabe’

The leader of Cameroon's separatist movement has been arrested by Nigeria's intelligence agency, a government...

Cameroon separatist leader taken into custody in Nigeria

A leading member of a separatist movement in Cameroon has been taken into custody in...

Equatorial Guinea ‘coup’: “They say I’ve spent a lot of time in power” – President Obiang, Africa’s longest-serving leader

The West African state of Equatorial Guinea said Wednesday it had thwarted "a coup" in...

North Africa

Tunisian forces kill top aide of Al Qaeda leader in Maghreb: official

Tunisian security forces have killed a top aide of Abu Musab Abdul Wadud, the leader...

Egypt’s President says he will stand for re-election in 2018

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said Friday he would stand in a presidential election due...

At least 20 dead as clashes shut airport in Libyan capital

Fierce clashes broke out in the Libyan capital Tripoli on Monday, killing at least 20...

Hundreds protest against austerity in Tunis, tear gas fired

Hundreds of Tunisians held anti-austerity demonstrations in the capital on Sunday and in one district...

Police fire tear gas to disperse dozens of protesters in Tunis

Police fired tear gas on Sunday to disperse dozens of young protesters in Tunis’s Ettadamen...

Southern Africa

ANC begins push to remove Zuma from scandal-hit presidency

South Africa's ruling ANC party said Saturday it would "act decisively" to rebuild its reputation,...

Zimbabwe President Announces First Post-Mugabe Elections

Zimbabwe's president says elections will be in May or June, as he faces pressure at...

South Africa’s government to slash water in Cape Town amid scarcity

The South African city of Cape Town will slash residents' water allowance to 50 litres...

Pregnant dead woman ‘gives birth’ in coffin

A rural community is stunned and baffled after a dead woman gave birth inside a...

South Africa summons US diplomat to explain Trump ‘shithole’ comment

South Africa summoned the United States' senior diplomat in Pretoria on Monday over President Donald...

West Africa

UN: 10000 Anglophone Cameroonian refugees have fled to Nigeria

With the number of people fleeing English-speaking areas of Cameroon for Nigeria growing, UNHCR, the...

Ivory Coast court sentences former Gbagbo minister to 15 years

A court in Ivory Coast has sentenced a former adviser to ex-President Laurent Gbagbo to...

President says Ghana’s economy back on track

Ghana’s economy is rebounding and the major commodity exporter is poised to wean itself off...

Nigerians accept I’m doing my best – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja said ‘no matter how grudgingly, Nigerians are accepting...

Nigeria summons representative of U.S. ambassador over Trump comments

Nigeria’s government on Monday summoned a representative of the the U.S. ambassador to explain reported...