Oyin Adekunle
Oyin Adekunle

Christchurch mosque attack suspect pleads not guilty

The main suspect in the Christchurch attacks in March, has pleaded not guilty to all charges leveled against him. Brenton Tarrant is charged with the murder of 51...

AfDB, SECO sign agreement to reduce unemployment

African Development Bank (AfDB) in partnership with the state secretariat for Economic Affairs of the Government of the Swiss Confederation (SECO) have signed two...

Rochas Okorocha sworn in as senator

Former Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, has been sworn in as senator representing Imo West Senatorial District in the federal House of Representatives. The former...

Mexico Court orders release of migrant caravan activists

A court in Mexico has dismissed all charges against two prominent migration activists with the group Pueblo Sin Fronteras (People Without Borders) who had been jailed...

U.S. joins diplomatic push to broker peace in Sudan

Top U.S. diplomat for Africa is the latest to join an international push to press Sudan’s military rulers and the opposition to reach a truce on a transition to...

Eight killed in autocrash along Lagos-Ibadan highway

Eight persons have been confirmed dead with 12 others injured in an accident along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. The auto-crash, which happened around Danco and Berger...

Israel conducts new airstrike on besieged Gaza

The Israeli military confirmed its warplanes have launched a new airstrike against a position of the Palestinian resistance movement Hamas in the besieged Gaza Strip....

Second Ebola patient dies in Uganda

A 50-year-old Congolese woman has become the second patient in Uganda to die of the deadly Ebola virus in the latest outbreak of the disease. The first casualty was the...

Iran rescues all crew members in Gulf of Oman tanker blasts

All 44 crew members involved in the tanker blasts which hit the Sea of Oman have been safely rescued by Iranian ship operators. State media reports that 21 crew on board...

Enyimba International wins 2018/2019 NPFL title

Enyimba International FC has clinched the 2018/2019 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) title. It is the team’s eighth league title following their 3-1 win...