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Thousands flee violence in Congo Republic

Thousands flee violence in Congo Republic

More than 80,000 people have fled their homes in Pool province surrounding Congo Republic's capital since the government began a military operation there last...
NATO to help build security institutions in Libya

NATO to help build security institutions in Libya

Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg on Thursday said a team of NATO experts would help the Libyan government build defence and security institutions. Stoltenberg made the...
UN: Nigeria to become 3rd most populous by 2050

UN: Nigeria to become 3rd most populous by 2050

Nigeria is projected to be the world’s third most populous country by the year 2050, according to a report released by the UN Department...
Terrorism: The world’s constant reality By Philip Agbese

Al Shabaab kills 20 soldiers in Somalia

Somalia's Islamist al Shabaab group killed 20 soldiers in an attack on a military base in a town in the semi-autonomous Puntland region on...
Gunmen attack South Sudan VP’s convoy, injuring bodyguards – official

Gunmen attack South Sudan VP’s convoy, injuring bodyguards – official

Gunmen attacked the convoy of South Sudan’s First Vice President Taban Gai on Tuesday, wounding three of his bodyguards, a government official said. The ambush...
May Day: South African workers boo President Zuma, quits rally

May Day: South African workers boo President Zuma, quits rally

South African President Jacob Zuma made a hasty exit from a May Day rally on Monday after the crowd of workers that he was...
Pope Francis mourns victims of church bombings in Egypt

Pope Francis mourns victims of church bombings in Egypt

Pope Francis on Friday paid tribute to victims of recent suicide bombings at Coptic churches in Egypt. “To the members of their families, and to...
Pope Francis mourns victims of church bombings in Egypt

Pope Francis arrives in Cairo seeking to mend ties with Islam

Pope Francis arrives in Cairo on Friday hoping to mend ties with Islamic religious leaders just as Egypt's ancient Christian community faces unprecedented pressure...
Zambian president threatens to declare state of emergency

Zambian president threatens to declare state of emergency

President Edgar Lungu of Zambia on Friday threatened to declare a state of emergency if people do not stop setting ablaze public properties in...
FG mustering political will to develop tourism, says Lai Mohammed

World leaders endorse Buhari’s programmes, efforts – Lai Mohammed

The right won by Nigeria to host the United Nation World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) conference in 2018 has been described as “a global endorsement...

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