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Thursday, July 27, 2017
May Day: South African workers boo President Zuma, quits rally

Zuma considers stepping down early in deal to oust minister: Party sources

President Jacob Zuma of South Africa is considering offering to step down in 2018, at least 12 months before his term ends, senior party...
UNICEF warns of food shortage, disease in Northeast

UNICEF to establish G4G in 100 Bauchi schools

The United Nations For Children’s Fund(UNICEF) Bauchi office, says it will support the establish Girls for Girls (G4G) initiatives in 100 schools across the...
Kim Jong Nam’s body set to leave Malaysia by plane –reports

Kim Jong Nam’s body set to leave Malaysia by plane – reports

The body of Kim Jong Nam, half-brother to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and the victim of a bizarre murder at Kuala Lumpur...
Ethiopian Airlines lands Airbus in Abuja Tuesday

Ethiopian Airlines says U.S. travel ban causing confusion for passengers

Ethiopian Airlines chief executive said on Tuesday that a U.S. order temporarily halting immigration from seven Muslim-majority states was creating confusion for passengers. Tewolde Gebremariam...
Tight security in Egypt after deadly twin church bombings

Tight security in Egypt after deadly twin church bombings

Tight security measures were imposed in Egypt on Monday following twin bombings at Coptic Christian churches that killed dozens and were claimed by Islamic...
2015 Afghan air strike: US military suspends 16 personnel

2015 Afghan air strike: US military suspends 16 personnel

  The U.S. Military disciplined 16 personnel for 2015 airstrike on a Doctors Without Borders (MSF) hospital in Afghanistan, the Defence Department said on Friday. It...
Police erect new security barriers around Queen’s Windsor castle after London attack

Police erect new security barriers around Queen’s Windsor castle after London attack

Police on Tuesday erected new barriers around Queen Elizabeth’s Windsor Castle home to boost protection a week after a man killed four people in...
Gen. Olonisakin says military confronting 14 security threats nationwide

Gen. Olonisakin says military confronting 14 security threats nationwide

The Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin, says in New York that Nigerian military is currently confronting no fewer than 14 security threats...
Kim Jong Nam’s body set to leave Malaysia by plane –reports

Malaysia says DNA sample confirms murdered Kim Jong Nam’s identity

Malaysia has confirmed the identity of Kim Jong Nam’s body based on a DNA sample taken from one of his children, the Deputy Prime...
US air strike kills Libya IS leader

US air strike kills Libya IS leader

A US air strike has targeted the leader of the Islamic State (IS) group in Libya and probably killed him, the Pentagon says. Iraqi national...