Oyin Adekunle

MNJTF kills 42 terrorists, recovers weapons

Troops of the Multinational Joint Task Force ((MNJTF) have killed 42 members of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) during a clearance operation on the...

Mauritanians head to polls in historic election

Voters in Mauritania have begun casting their ballot for a successor to to replace President Mohammed Ould Abdel Aziz. The election is the first to take place in the...

INEC denies resignation of ICT Director

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has urged Nigerians to disregard the news of the purported resignation of its Director of Information and...

U.S. blacklists more Chinese firms

The United States Commerce Department have listed five additional Chinese tech firms on a trade blacklist, barring them from buying American-made products. They include...

Ebola: FG orders surveillance at ports, borders

The Federal Government has directed all port health service officials and other relevant agencies to step up surveillance activities for all passengers entering the...

FG says no immediate plans to ban Almajiri

President Muhammadu Buhari has clarified the position of the Federal government on Almajiri system of education, noting that there is no immediate plan to ban the...

30 killed in Indonesia warehouse fire

No fewer than 30 people, including children have been killed after a fire ripped through a house-cum- matchstick factory in Indonesia. “We don’t know what...

Three convicted for aiding Kenya university attack

A Kenyan court has found three men guilty of aiding Somali Islamist fighters who carried out the 2015 attack on Garissa University, killing 148 people, mostly students....

Race for British PM down to final three

Boris Johnson has continued his progress towards Britain’s top job after trounced his rivals in the race to succeed Prime Minister Theresa May. Sajid Javid is the...

Seven children missing after vehicle falls into canal in India

At least seven children have gone missing after a vehicle carrying 29 people fell into a canal on Thursday in northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The accident took...