Oyin Adekunle

China slams US over legislation on Hong Kong autonomy

China has condemned a proposed US legislation for the annual certification of Hong Kong’s autonomy, describing it as “crude interference” US lawmakers on Thursday...

Trump says ready to hold talks with Iran despite tanker attacks

U.S. President Donald Trump has expressed readiness to hold talks with with Iran, despite blaming Tehran for attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. “We want...

US Catholic Church approves changes on sex abuse reporting

Catholic bishops in the United States have approved new rules that require clergy to report suspicions of sexual assault against children, in the wake of ongoing sexual...

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....