Oyin Adekunle

Six killed in China Tornado

No fewer than six people have died with over 100 others injured after a tornado ripped through the northeastern Chinese city of Kaiyuan in Liaoning province. The tornado...

Congo security forces evict illegal miners from Glencore project

Security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo have evicted illegal miners from a copper and cobalt mine run by Glencore. The move by the police and army comes a...

President Buhari to sign AfCFTA

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the recommendations of the Presidential Committee on the Impact and Readiness Assessment of the African Continental Free Trade...

Yaya Toure joins Chinese club Qingdao Huanghai

Former Barcelona and Manchester City midfielder, Yaya Toure, has joined China’s second-tier football club, Qingdao Huanghai The former Ivory Coast international made...

David Sassoli elected as new European Parliament president

Italian socialist lawmaker David Sassoli has been elected speaker of the European Parliament for the next two and a half years. In the second round of voting for the...

44 killed in airstrike on migrant detention centre in Libya

No fewer than 44 migrants have died with over 100 others wounded following an airstrike which hit a detention centre near the Libyan capital Tripoli on Wednesday...

Missing Swiss footballer Florijana Ismaili found dead

The Swiss women’s national team player and captain of Young Boys’ women’s team, Florijana Ismaili, has passed away at the age of 24. She had been...

Sudan protesters announce new protests in mid-July

Sudanese protest leaders have announced plans to intensify protests this month, calling for a one-day nationwide “civil disobedience” campaign on July 14....

Algeria parliament president Bouchareb resigns – Ennahar TV

Algerian parliament president Moad Bouchareb has stepped down following prolonged demands for his removal by protesters. The news was reported by Ennahar TV and also...

Gunmen attack Niger military camp, kill 16

Unidentified gunmen have killed 16 soldiers in an attack on a military camp in western Niger. According to local residents and security sources, the raid occurred on...