Oyin Adekunle
Oyin Adekunle

India strips Kashmir of special status

The government of India has revoked the special autonomy status for the disputed region of Kashmir as part of attempts to fully integrate the Muslim-majority region with...

19 killed in Cairo explosion

Egypt’s health ministry has confirmed the death of 19 people in an explosion resulting from a car crash in central Cairo. 30 others were also injured in the blast...

US pulls out of nuclear treaty with Russia

The United States has formally withdrawn from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty with Moscow, claiming it violates its national security interests....

BREAKING: Bandits hijack bus loaded with passengers on Ore-Sagamu expressway.

Suspected bandits have seized a commercial bus along the Ore-Sagamu expressway in Ondo State, kidnapping all the passengers on board. The bus was en-route Lagos from the...

Anti-corruption protesters clash with police in Liberia

Hundreds of demonstrators clashed with Liberian police in Monrovia on Wednesday during a march against corruption and economic mismanagement under former footballer...

Tunisia prime minister announces presidential bid

Tunisia’s liberal prime minister, Youssef Chahed has revealed plans to run for president in an early election scheduled for September 15, following the death of...

34 civilians killed in Afghanistan blast

No fewer than 34 people, mostly women and children have died with 10 others injured following a roadside bomb explosion in Afghanistan. According to an official in Farah...

Amnesty International kicks against ban of Shiite

Global human rights organization, Amnesty International has condemned the proscription of the Shiite movement by the Nigerian government, describing it as a suppression...

Fuel tanker explodes in Gombe

A fuel-laden tanker has exploded in Tunfure along the Gombe/Bauchi expressway, Gombe State. The number of casualties is unconfirmed. Commercial water tankers are...

Lagos Govt. to close Jibowu Crossing for 30 days

The Lagos State Government has declared that a section of the Jibowu Crossing in Yaba area will be on lockdown for thirty days. The directive takes effect from...