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Sex scandals dominate Pope’s visit to Chile

Sex scandals dominate Pope’s visit to Chile

Pope Francis arrived in Santiago Monday night and will hold a closely watched meeting with members of Chile’s under-fire clergy and a Church beset...
False missile alarm sparks panic Hawaii

False missile alarm sparks panic Hawaii

Following a false alarm raised over an incoming missile plunged residents of Hawaii into panic on Saturday before it was declared to be false. Reports...
Trump recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital

AU blasts Trump for ‘shithole’ remark on Africa

The African Union on Friday blasted President Donald Trump for his profane comments about African countries and other nations, and recalled the U.S.’ history...
UN says 2017 among 3 hottest on record

UN budgets $13.4m to support humanitarian assistance in Nigeria

The United Nations, through the Nigeria Humanitarian Fund, has allocated $13.4 million to help thousands of children, women and men in need of urgent...

S’Africa: Ramaphosa emerges ANC president

South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa was elected leader of the African National Congress on Monday in a close-run vote that will set the...

Nigerian pleads guilty to taking part in global email scams

A Nigerian was sentenced to three years and five months in prison by a U.S. judge on Thursday after he pleaded guilty to taking...

LGC, NCA honour Ambassador Adeyinka Asekun in Canada

Leadership & Governance Canada Inc in conjunction with Nigerian Canadian Association (NCA) Toronto, will be organising a dinner reception in honour of Nigeria's new...

Ambassador Symington launches YALI Transparency Campaign in Lagos

Members of the Young Africa Leaders Initiative (YALI) Network on Monday kick-started a month-long “Transparency and Good Governance Campaign” in commemoration of the 2017...
Egba, Yewa indigenes in US, Canada open N1m scholarship application

Nigerians in diaspora give Buhari conditions to return home

Nigerians in diaspora have advised President Muhammadu Buhari on what he needs to do to enable their return to contribute their quota to the...
Trump recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Trump recognises Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

President Donald Trump reversed decades of U.S. policy on Wednesday and recognised Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, despite warnings from around the world...