Oyin Adekunle

Turkey orders arrest of 122 over foiled coup

Turkish prosecutors have ordered the detention of 122 people over suspected links to the network blamed by Ankara for orchestrating a 2016 coup attempt against the...

China calls for probe of Hong Kong Violence

The Chinese government has condemned and demanded a criminal investigation into the recent violent actions by protesters in Hong Kong, describing it an as an “extreme...

Australia police nab three over alleged Sydney terror plot

Counter-terrorism police in Australia have arrested three western Sydney men believed to be supporters of the Islamic State who allegedly planned to carry out terrorist...

Mauritanian court confirms upholds Ghazouani’s victory

Mauritania’s Constitutional Council has dismissed an appeal by opposition candidates challenging the victory of Mohamed Ould Ghazouani in the last month’s...

Senegal seizes over 700kg of cocaine

Senegalese customs authority have seized 798 kg of cocaine hidden inside new cars on a ship travelling from Brazil. The cocaine was discovered overnight Sunday inside 15...

23 killed in fresh Mali attack

At least 23 people have died with about 300 others missing after an attack on a village of Fulani herders in central Mali amid communal violence between herders and...

Sri Lanka Police chief faces criminal charges over Easter attacks

Sri Lanka’s state prosecutor Dappula de Livera has ordered the trial of the country’s police chief and a top defense official for failure to prevent the Easter...

23 killed in fresh Mali attack

At least 23 people have died with about 300 others missing after an attack on a village of Fulani herders in central Mali amid communal violence between herders and...

Hong Kong protesters storm parliament

Hundreds of protesters have forcefully made their way to the central chamber of Hong Kong’s parliament, destroying pictures and spray-painting messages on the...

10 killed in Texas plane crash

A small aircraft has crashed into a hangar at an airport in Texas, United States, killing all 10 people on board. The plane, a twin-engine Beechcraft BE-350 King Air,...