Zimbabwe gets new President in Mnangagwa after 37 years of Mugabe

Erstwhile Vice President, Emmerson Mnangagwa was on Friday sworn in as new President of Zimbabwe following Tuesday's forced exit of long-term president, Robert Mugabe...

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...

Virginity test lacks scientific basis, violates girls’ human rights – UN

A group of United Nations, UN, agencies comprising  the UN Human Rights Office, UN Women and the World Health Organisation, has issued a joint...

‘Our Father’: Pope says ‘Lead us not into temptation’ not appropriate...

Head of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis has picked holes with the phrase “Lead us not into temptation” in the Lord's Prayer, which...

Panic as Ebola-like virus, Marburg hits Africa

Africa is currently under the threat of a severe and highly fatal disease caused by a virus from the same family as the one...

EU kicks as Trump informs of decision to move US embassy...

President Donald Trump has informed Palestinian President, Mahmoud Abbas of his plans to move the United States Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to...

JP Morgan’s boss says Trump likely to be one-term president

The Chief Executive Officer of JP Morgan Chase & Co, Jamie Dimon, has highlighted the possibility of a new United States president in 2021, stating...

New York bombing: Akayed Ullah identified as suspect

New York’s Time Square was on Monday thrown into confusion after a suicide bomb went off at a nearby subway station in what is...

Netanyahu speaks as UN votes 128-9 to reject US recognition of...

The United Nations, UN, General Assembly on Thursday overwhelmingly adopted a motion rejecting the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital by a...

Cameroon ramps up military crackdown on Anglophone separatists

The Cameroonian government has ordered thousands of villagers out of their homes in the Anglophone Southwest region as it deploys troops to eradicate armed...