Xenophobia: South African mob burns another Nigerian alive

A Nigerian upholsterer in South Africa, Clement Nwaogu has been burnt to death in Rustenburg, North West Province of South Africa after his vehicle was...

Trump slams major sanctions against Russian oligarchs, government officials

The Trump administration on Friday announced sweeping sanctions against members of Russian President Vladimir Putin's inner circle, along with top officials and several businesses,...

South Korea’s Park Geun-hye jailed for 24 years for corruption

Former president of South Korea, Park Geun-hye was on Friday handed a 24-year jail term for corruption, closing out a dramatic fall from grace...

Opposition leader defeats APC to emerge President in Sierra Leone

Opposition candidate and former military junta leader, Julius Maada Bio was late Wednesday sworn in as Sierra Leone's new president, just hours after the...

Mandela’s ex-wife, Winnie is dead

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, wife to the first black president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, on Monday, April 2, 2018, passed on at the age of...

MMM founder, Mavrodi dies of heart attack

The founder of the Russian company that ran one of the world's largest Ponzi scheme, MMM, Sergey Mavrodi, is dead following a heart attack...

Putin overwhelmingly wins another six years as Russia’s President

Vladimir Putin has extended his grip on power in Russia for another six years following an overwhelming victory in Sunday's presidential election. In a...

Africa’s only female president resigns over credit card scandal

Africa’s only female head of state, President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim of Mauritius has resigned and will leave office on Friday, her lawyer says. Amid claims that...

Trump sacks Rex Tillerson as US secretary of state

The United States, U.S president, Mr. Donald Trump has sacked the Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, replacing him with the director of the CIA,...

US warns Nigeria, other African countries over Chinese loans

The United States, US, Secretary of State, Mr. Rex Tillerson, has told Nigeria and other African countries to be wary of the Chinese government...