Kofi Annan, former UN secretary-general, is dead

Kofi Annan, a former Secretary-General of the United Nations, UN, and a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, has died at the age 80. The Ghanaian diplomat...

Pope Francis accepts resignation of archbishop convicted for concealing child abuse

The Catholic pontiff, Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Philip Wilson, an Australian archbishop convicted in May of covering-up abuse by a notorious...

Do more to stem brain drain – Obama charges Africa

The immediate past president of the United States, U.S, Barack Obama Wednesday called on talented young Africans to drive change at home rather than...

Ghana President fires electoral commission chief, deputies

Ahead of the 2020 elections in that country, Ghanaian President, Nana Akufo-Addo has sacked the head of the country’s Electoral Commission, Charlotte Osei for...

US Supreme Court upholds Trump’s travel ban on Muslim nations

The United States, U.S' Supreme Court has upheld Donald Trump’s travel ban targeting several Muslim-majority countries. The court accepted the government’s argument that the ban...

Rats invade bank ATM, tear currency notes to pieces

Police authorities in India have disclosed that rats mangled and tore into pieces currency notes worth more than $18,173 stored in an automated teller...

United States withdraws from UN council, gives reasons

​The United States​, U.S,​ on Tuesday said it is withdrawing from the United Nations Human Rights Council, dismissing it as a "cesspool of political bias"...

World Cup 2018: US, UK warn of terrorists’ attacks in Russia

The United States of America and the United Kingdom have warned their citizens against travelling to Russia where the FIFA 2018 World Cup is...

Police arrest man who infected over 200 sexual partners with HIV

A male carrier of HIV, who might have consciously passed on the deadly virus to more than 200 sexual partners, has been arrested in...

Oil prices rise as Trump says summit with Kim ‘better than...

The United States, US President, Donald Trump has disclosed that a historic summit with the North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un on Tuesday had...