At least 32 civilians killed in Central Mali

At least 32 civilians were killed and ten are missing following an attack in central Mali, believed to have been carried out by traditional hunters, local officials said on Sunday. Armed Dozo hunters, linked to...

Philippines President Duterte stirs controversy calling God ‘stupid’

President Rodrigo Duterte of Philippines sparked controversy in the predominantly Catholic country for calling God “stupid,” but his spokesman on Monday defended the contentious statement as his personal belief. Duterte made the statement on Friday...

Dozen youth football players, coach trapped in Thai cave for days

A dozen youth football players and their coach have been trapped in a cave in northern Thailand for nearly two days after a flash flood blocked their way out, police told dpa Monday. “A rescue operation...

Davido wins BET Best International Act Award 2018

Nigerian singer, David Adeleke known as Davido has won the Best International Act at the 2018 BET Award. The pop singer won the award on Sunday, June 24, 2018, at an event which held at...

France won’t take any lessons from Rome on immigration- Minister

France’s minister for European affairs said international law obliged Italy to let the stranded migrant rescue vessel Lifeline dock in an Italian port and that Rome was in no position to tell Paris how...

Armed group fires at plane carrying election materials in Papua

A plane carrying election materials and police officers to oversee gubernatorial elections in the Indonesian province of Papua came under fire on Monday, leaving its pilot injured, local media reported. The plane had just landed...

Security for all Zim presidential hopefuls…Byo attack act of terror, says VP Chiwenga

The Herald VICE President General Constantino Chiwenga (Retired) yesterday described as an act of terrorism the explosion that rocked White City Stadium in Bulawayo on Saturday soon after President Mnangagwa addressed a Zanu-PF rally...

Zimbabwe’s president calls for peace after stadium blast attack

The Guardian Emmerson Mnangagwa unhurt by explosion at election rally that injured vice-president Emmerson Mnangagwa, the president of Zimbabwe, has called for peace, love and unity hours after escaping an apparent assassination attempt during an...

Croatia remind of their quality as they seek to emulate class of ’98

Croatia might have been under the radar coming into the World Cup finals, but there will be few sides relishing the possibility of playing them. This was after they displayed their quality with a 3-0...

Edo police boss decorates 20 promoted officers

The Commissioner of Police in Edo,  Johnson Kokumo,  has urged officers of the command to put in more efforts at their duty posts while ensuring they work in tandem with the objectives and vision...

Suspected Nigerian cultist nabbed with firearms in Italy

A suspected Nigerian cultist was nabbed by police at a checking point in Milano, Italy. The suspect identified as Alex osagbovo AKA "nothing dey happen" was nabbed on Tuesday, June 19. He was found in...

Man sets neighbour ablaze for chasing his fiancée

45-year-old man, Baba Mohammed, has been arrested by the police in Niger state, for allegedly setting his neighbor, Usman Tetengi, ablaze for wooing his fiancée. According to police sources, Mohammed and his fiancee have been in a...

DSS arrests two suspected ISIS commanders in Abuja

The Department of State Services has announced that it has arrested two Islamic State in West Africa commanders, Bashiru Adams and Rufai Sajo, in Kukuntu village, Gwgwalada, Abuja. This development comes a few days after reporters...

‘Boko Haram has no territorial hold anywhere In Nigeria’ – President Buhari

President Buhari has said the terrorist group Boko Haram has been degraded and is no longer in control of any part of Nigeria. The President said this in Abuja yesterday at the 2018 World Congress of the...