South Korean justice minister resigns over corruption scandal

South Korean Justice Minister, Cho Kuk, on Monday resigned over an escalating corruption scandal barely a month after being appointed. The opposition had accused him...
Ramaphosa reaffirms commitment to fighting corruption

S/Africa working to attract private investment, says President

South Africa is working to restore its institutions and secure private investment in order to grow the economy, President Cyril Ramaphosa told the Financial...

International Day of Girl Child: UNFPA determined to support girls

The UN Population Fund (UNFPA) has restated its commitment toward ensuring that girls get information and support they need to make safe, healthy transition...
Putin outlaw fake news, disrespect against Russian state

Turkey cannot contain fleeing Islamic State militants – Putin warns

Russian President Vladimir Putin warned on Friday that Turkey, conducting an offensive in northern Syria, would not be able to contain droves of fleeing...

Pompeo rebukes ICC for allowing appeal of war crimes probe decision

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday rebuked the International Criminal Court (ICC) for allowing an appeal of its decision against opening an...
FG lauds Muhammad-Bande’s emergence as UNGA President

UNGA President salutes teachers, tasks them on technology use

President of the UN General Assembly (PGA), Amb. Tijani Muhammad-Bande, has urged professional teachers to leverage technology to raise the quality of teaching and...
Security still tops my agenda for Nigeria – Buhari

Buhari to Nigerians in S/A: Don’t forget your country

President Muhammadu Buhari has advised Nigerians in The Diaspora to always remember their country with skills, resources and talents, and work towards living decent...

Buhari meets Ramaphosa, condemns attacks on Nigerians, other nationals

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned in the strongest terms, attacks against Nigerians and other African nationals living in South Africa. He also condemned the looting...
Olakunri’s Death: Leaders must consider their language, its potential consequences – Presidency

Buhari visits SA over welfare of Nigerians Wednesday – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Wednesday for a three-day state visit to the Republic of South Africa, following an invitation by President...

Tens of thousands protest in Hong Kong on China National Day

Police fired tear gas on anti-government protesters in Hong Kong on Tuesday as the city saw protests in multiple districts while the rest of...