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Many feared dead in Adamawa attack

Suicide bombing in Afghanistan’s Helmand province injures 15

At least 15 people have been injured in a suicide bombing in the capital of Helmand, a spokesperson for the Governor in the embattled...
Heaviest woman, 500 kg leaves Egypt for treatment in Mumbai

Heaviest woman, 500 kg leaves Egypt for treatment in Mumbai

A 36-year-old Egyptian woman Eman Ahmed, reportedly the heaviest in the world, at 500 kilogrammes reached Mumbai on Saturday for surgery. She entered Mumbai in...
Nigeria, 3 others get Trump’s $639m aid

Trump renews security guarantees to Japan, vows extreme travels vetting

President Donald Trump on Friday renewed U.S. security guarantees to Japan over the North Korea’s nuclear programmes and islands in the East China Sea...
Trump to press other nations to do more at UN General Assembly

Legal battle over travel ban pits Trump’s powers against his words

The U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco is weighing arguments for and against President Donald Trump’s temporary travel ban, the report said...
South Africa introduces $260 monthly minimum wage

South Africa introduces $260 monthly minimum wage

South Africa will introduce a national minimum wage of 3,500 rand (261 dollars) per month in 2018, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Thursday,...
U.S. congratulates Somalia, welcomes new President

U.S. congratulates Somalia, welcomes new President

The U.S. has congratulated the people of Somalia on the successful conclusion of their national electoral process. The U.S. Department of State, in a statement...
5.6-magnitude quake strikes Japan’s northeast, no tsunami warning issued

497 earthquakes hit North West Turkey in 3 days

A total of 497 earthquakes, mostly minor ones, have stricken Turkey’s north-western province of Canakkale over the past three days local media reported on...
Fire destroys Sokoto old market

15,000 homeless as fire hits slum area in Philippines

More than 15,000 people were left homeless and seven injured by an overnight fire that struck a slum area in the Philippine capital Manila,...
Trump to press other nations to do more at UN General Assembly

Trump’s cabinet confirmation slowest since George Washington

The confirmation of U.S. President Donald Trump’s cabinet by the Senate is the slowest in history since the time of the first U.S. President...
AMCON debunks negotiation with Ethiopian Airlines

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...