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   Cyclone Enawo that tore through the East African Island of Madagascar last week has left about 78 dead and about 250 others wounded.  Additionally, the cyclone displaced some 250,000 inhabitants...

  A 20-year-old girl from Kerala, India, has reportedly committed suicide after she was subjected to sexual abuse and rape by a neighbour. The incident is coming few days after the death of two minor...

In the Obama administration’s last days, some White House officials scrambled to spread information about Russian efforts to undermine the presidential election — and about possible contacts...

    Wednesday, March 1, marks the beginning of Lent, the period dedicated by Christians around the world to fasting and prayer. The 40-day Lenten period is a season of abstinence from food and earthly...

United States President, Donald Trump has heaped blames on his predecessor, Barrack Obama, over national security leaks and the on-going protests over his planned travel ban policy. Although Mr. Trump...

  Authorities in California say four people have been killed and two others seriously injured after a small plane crashed into two homes and sparked a huge fire. At least four bodies have been found...

  Former International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief, Rodrigo Rato has been sentenced to four and a half years in prison by a Spanish court for misusing company credit cards while working in two banks...

  About 100 more people have been arrested in Turkey for their alleged involvement  in the foiled coup attempt of  last July. The arrests were made after Turkish police conducted an operation in...

  The United Nations has estimated that about 4.4 billion U.S dollars will be needed before the end of March this year, to avert catastrophic hunger and famine in Nigeria, South Sudan, Somalia and...

Azerbaijan’s President, Ilham Aliyev, has appointed his wife as First Vice President of the oil-rich Caspian nation. The appointment of Mehriban Aliyeva follows after a tightly-managed referendum that...

  Nadia Ahmed Abdou, yesterday, became the first ever woman to be sworn in as governor in Egypt. As part of a limited cabinet reshuffle, the mother of two was sworn in before President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi...

  Less than a month into the administration of US President Donald Trump, his National Security Adviser, Michael Flynn has resigned. The resignation on Monday night came after reports surfaced that Flynn...

A mother has been charged with raping her four-year-old boy and broadcasting it live on an internet video streaming application. India Kirksey, from West Price Hill area of Cincinnati, Ohio, was arrested...

  Zimbabwe’s Constitutional Court has dismissed a case seeking to question the capacity of 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe to rule his country. An activist with the Takamuka Social Movement, Promise...

  Gunmen on Thursday morning, abducted the secretary of Isheri North Estate in Lagos State, Mr. Dayo Adekoya. Adekoya was abducted at about 1.00.a.m by the gunmen who stormed the estate. Channels reports...

Popular Nigerian entertainment personality,Charly Boy has announced his plans to stage another protest with the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) in Lagos tomorrow. The...

 Forty-one Nigerians who were deported from the United Kingdom arrived Lagos this morning. After the plane carrying them, an unmarked Air Bus, touched down at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport...

  An officer of the Western Naval Command, Apapa, Lagos, name withheld, has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly killing his wife, Mary Egbailo. The 30-year old suspect is...

The Oba of Benin, by tradition rarely leaves his palace. Indeed, it is largely believed that the Oba does not pay visits to individuals. Friday, January 20, was however an exception. Oba Eware II paid...

The world on social media is expressing a lot of excitement at the photograph of an unusual alligator found at Gatorland in Florida. The alligator has a completely white skin and pink eyes. Authorities...