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...

Man contests for 96th time after losing previous elections

A Canadian, John Turmel, is currently contesting election for mayor of Brantford, the city he lives in, making it his 96th shot at an...

Japan’s Shinzo Abe wins party backing, set to become longest serving...

Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe on Thursday won comfortable re-election as leader of his ruling party, setting him on course to become Japan’s longest-serving...

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...