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South Africans have gone to the polls in national elections in which the ruling African National Congress (ANC), in power since 1994 remains the favourite to win despite corruption scandals, sluggish...

 United States President, Donald Trump on Monday at the White House gave the country’s greatest award, the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Tiger Woods for his relentless will to win. The honour  came...

Britain’s Prince Harry earlier today announced that his African-American wife, Meghan has birthed their first child, a boy. He said Meghan and the baby were doing “incredibly well”, adding...

The African Union (AU) has given Sudan’s Transitional Military Council (TMC) a further two months to hand over power to a civilian-led transition team. The latest ultimatum which was issued on Tuesday...

In retaliation to President Donald Trump’s decision to declare the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as a foreign terrorist organisation, the Iranian president, Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday signed...

Venezuela’s opposition leader, Juan Guaido on Tuesday took the unusual step in his attempt to actualize his ambition of ruling the oil-rich country by taking to the streets with his supporters and calling...

  United States President, Donald Trump is considering designating the Muslim Brotherhood, Egypt’s oldest Islamist movement as a Foreign Terrorist Organization (FTO). “The president has...

Japan’s Emperor, Akihito on Tuesday morning declared his abdication in a historic ceremony held at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, the country’s capital. Speaking at a brief ceremony in the state room...

Ten Nigerians are among 13 foreign nationals arrested by the police in Sri Lanka for violating the country’s immigration laws during their stay. A statement issued by the Sri Lankan Police on Monday...

The United Nations (UN) has granted the governments of Mozambique and the Comoros Islands $13 million in emergency funds to help provide food and water and repair damage to infrastructure after Cyclone...

The founder of Algeria’s banned Islamic Salvation Front (FIS), Abassi Madani was buried on Saturday in Algiers in front of thousands of supporters after his death in Qatar where he had long lived in...

Russian President, Vladimir Putin on Thursday welcomed his North Korean counterpart, Kim Jong Un in the city of Vladivostok. Some analysts believe that Putin’s meeting with Kim is something of a coup,...

A telegraph dubbed ‘Hitler’s Suicide Note’ which apparently contains a defiant final message from the Nazi leader is expected to fetch up to £70,000 (about ₦32,620,000) at an auction. The historic...

The Tanzanian government on Tuesday dismissed reports that it had blocked the publication of a critical International Monetary Fund (IMF) report which accused President John Magufuli’s government of...

Three men who sexually assaulted  horses, dogs, a cow and a goat in the United States have each bagged 41 years in jail. According to Local 10 news, the men identified as 31-year-old Matthew Brubaker,...

African leaders on Tuesday agreed to give Sudan’s ruling military council three months to implement democratic reforms, amid pressure for a quick handover of power to civilians. The decision by the leaders...

Sri Lanka’s Minister of Defense, Ruwan Wijewardene on Tuesday said that the coordinated Easter Sunday attacks that killed at least 321 people and injured more than 500 others were in retaliation for...

The terror bombings which ravaged churches and hotels on Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka have recorded nearly 300 deaths according to official sources. The number of persons injured have been put at more than...

Comedian and television presenter, Volodymyr Zelensky has won Sunday’s run-off election by a landslide to become Ukraine’s next president. Mr. Zelensky, who challenged incumbent president Petro Poroshenko...

Amidst tribal violence and protests in Mali, the country’s Prime Minister, Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga has resigned alongside his entire cabinet. The Friday resignation followed the outbreak of violent...