Oyin Adekunle

Donald Trump launches re-election bid

US President Donald Trump has formally launched his 2020 re-election campaign. The president declared his intention on Tuesday before thousands of supporters at a rally...

Gunmen kill 41 people in central Mali

Two villages in central Mali have been attacked by unidentified gunmen, in the latest reprisal attacks which have surged in the country in recent months. According to...

US to send more troops to Middle East amid Iran tensions

The United States military has announced its decision to send an additional 1,000 troops to the Middle East as tensions build with Iran. Acting Defence Secretary Patrick...

Alleged Gulen ties: Turkey issues arrest warrants for 128 military personnel

Turkey has ordered the arrest of 128 military personnel for their alleged link to US-based opposition figure Fethullah Gulen. The state-run Anadolu news agency reported...

New Zealand government website removes Israel from map

An official website of New Zealand’s government has published a map of the Middle East that only shows Palestine and doesn’t recognize Israel. The website,...

18 killed in Venezuelan bus accident

Police have confirmed no fewer than 18 people killed in a bus accident which happened in a rural area of western Venezuela on Sunday. “Fourteen deaths were...

US to begin deportation of immigrants – Trump

The United States is set to begin removing millions of people living in the country illegally, beginning from next week. President Donald Trump revealed this in a series...

Former Egyptian president Morsi buried in Cairo

Former Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi has been buried hours after he collapsed in court on Monday and died shortly after. His son, Ahmed Morsi, announced this on his...

Sudan’s al-Bashir charged with corruption

Former Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir has been charged with corruption-related offences, as he made his first public appearance since he was overthrown and detained...

Iran to breach enriched uranium limit by 27 June

Iran has announced that it will breach the limit on its enriched uranium stockpile which was set under a 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, beginning from June 27. The...