Macron breaks silence on yellow vest protests, promises wage rise

France's President, Emmanuel Macron has promised a minimum wage rise and tax concessions in response to weeks of violent protests. France has seen four weekends...

International court investigates clashes between herdsmen and farmers

The International Criminal Court, ICC, has commenced investigation into deadly clashes between Fulani herdsmen and farmers in North-Central Nigeria to ascertain if war crimes...

South Africa hikes minimum wage to N91,225 three times above...

The President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa has signed the national wage bill into law, bringing the national minimum wage to 3,500 Rands, an...

Saudi prosecutor reveals who ordered Khashoggi’s murder

Saudi Arabia’s public prosecutor on Thursday disclosed that the person who gave the order for the killing of prominent journalist, Jamal Khashoggi, was the...

Why African universities have low global rating – JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, says it has discovered the reason African universities could not be found in the list of global...

Michelle Obama reveals their daughters were conceived through IVF

The former First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama, has revealed that she and her husband, ex-President Barack Obama, had their two children...

Trump’s hard stance on immigration threatens citizenship of Nigerians born in...

President Donald Trump has disclosed his plan to sign an executive order that would remove the right to citizenship for babies of non-citizens and...

Catholic archbishop asks govt to deduct tithe from workers’ salaries

The Catholic Archbishop of Kampala, Most Rev. Cyprian Lwanga, has recommended that the Ugandan government deducts 10 per cent from workers’ monthly salary as...

Saudi Arabia admits Jamal Khashoggi was murdered, as CCTV footage show...

Newly leaked surveillance footage has emerged that appears to show a man leaving the Saudi consulate in Istanbul wearing the clothes of the slain...

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...