Malian troops

Mali president, prime minister ‘arrested’

OBINNA EZUGWUMutineering soldiers in Mali on Tuesday said they have detained President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita and Prime Minister Boubou Cisse.“We can tell you that...
Rihanna

33-year-old Barbadian singer, Rihanna officially a billionaire

Barbadian singer, actress, fashion designer, and businesswoman, Robyn Rihanna Fenty, known popularly as Rihanna, has officially become a billionaire; the richest female musician in...

At least 304 dead as 7.2-magnitude earthquake hits Haiti

Not less than 304 people are reported dead following a massive 7.2-magnitude earthquake that struck Haiti on Saturday morning.The earthquake also shook buildings from...

Nigeria is one of the worst places on earth, says Global Peace Index

Nigeria is one of the least peaceful places on earth, says 2019 Global Peace Index (GPI) report, despite claims by the All Progressives Congress-led government of...

Trump mocks Russia over failed missile tests

United States President, Donald J. Trump has mocked rival, Russia over the country's failed missile test, noting that the US was learning from the...
Boeing 737 plane with 133 passengers crashes in China

Boeing 737 plane with 133 passengers crashes in China

A Boeing 737 passenger plane carrying 133 passengers has crashed in China, local media reported on Monday.The plane belonging to China Eastern Airlines crashed...

Nigerians among those rescued from capsized boat off Libyan coast

An Italian coast guard said on Thursday, 17 migrants drowned after their boat capsized off the Libyan coast, as the victims were apparently asphyxiated...
Bah Ndaw

Just In: Mali’s interim president, Prime Minister resign

Mali’s interim President Bah Ndaw and Prime Minister Moctar Ouane have tendered resignation.AFP reported this on Wednesday, citing military and diplomatic sources.Late on Monday,...

Popular American neurosurgeon who separated conjoined twins dies of coronavirus

Adebayo ObajemuJames Goodrich, eminent New York neurosurgeon, who gave access to CNN inside a remarkable operation to separate conjoined twin Jadon and Anias McDonald,...