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Police confirms arrest of two wanted Boko Haram suspects in Taraba

89 Boko Haram members sentence to Death in Cameroon

Cameroon has sentenced 89 members of Nigerian militant group Boko Haram to death. Some 850 alleged members of Boko Haram, which pledged allegiance to the...
Trump: U.S. nuclear arsenal “more powerful than ever before”

Trump threat to economic development, says German Vice-Chancellor

German Vice-Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel declared on Sunday in Berlin that the Right-wing populists like U.S. presidential hopeful, Donald Trump, was a threat to economic...
UN releases $100m for aid operations in 9 countries

UN releases $100m for aid operations in 9 countries

United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon on Friday, released 100 million dollars from the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) for severely underfunded aid operations...

Suicide bomber kills two in Saudi Arabia Mosque

Saudi Arabia Interior Ministry has said that two worshippers were killed and seven others injured, during a suicide attack on Friday, targeting Shiite mosque...
IMF: Investors concerned about Nigeria controls, but have not given up

I’ll run for second mandate, says IMF boss, Lagarde

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde, on Friday, said she would run for a second term. She said this in...
4 Jihadis, 23 others dead in Burkina Faso hotel seizure

4 Jihadis, 23 others dead in Burkina Faso hotel seizure

The overnight seizure of a luxury hotel in Burkina Faso's capital by al-Qaida-linked extremists ended Saturday when Burkina Faso and French security forces killed...

10 German tourists killed in Istanbul bomb blast

No fewer than 10 persons, most of them German tourists, have been killed in an explosion in a central area of Istanbul, Turkish officials...
Congress probes Obama over Trump’s phone tapping

Obama acts alone on gun control, ignores Congress

Tears streaking his cheeks, President Barack Obama launched a final-year push Tuesday to tighten sales of firearms in the U.S., using his presidential powers...
2 Soldiers killed as gunmen attack India air force base

2 Soldiers killed as gunmen attack India air force base

Four gunmen have been killed in an overnight attack on an Indian air force base near Pakistani border, officials say. Two soldiers at the Pathankot...
Facebook to unveil NG_Hub to boost innovation in Nigeria

Egypt suspends Facebook ‘Free Basics’ service

A Facebook scheme to provide free internet access to people in developing nations has been suspended in Egypt. The company's Free Basics service lets people...