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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

West African News

Ten Turkish sailors kidnapped in the gulf of Guinea

Ten Turkish sailors kidnapped in the gulf of Guinea

Ten Turkish sailors were taken hostage by armed pirates off the coast of Nigeria early...
Obasanjo writes Buhari again

Obasanjo writes Nigeria’s Buhari on insecurity

I am constrained to write to you this open letter. I decided to make it...
Niger-Delta leaders caution Bayelsa, Ondo youths over NDDC Chairman, MD

Niger-Delta leaders caution Bayelsa, Ondo youths over NDDC Chairman, MD

Prominent South-South leaders issued a stark warning Thursday to Ondo and Bayelsa...
Police arrest Finnish gang trafficking Nigerian prostitutes

Police arrest Finnish gang trafficking Nigerian prostitutes

European police have arrested six suspected members of a Finnish-led gang who...
Greater response needed to worsening West African violence

UN call for more response to worsening West African violence

Islamist attacks are spreading so fast in West Africa that the region...

South and Central African News

South Africa’s Zuma, back at inquiry, says his life is in danger

South Africa’s Zuma, back at inquiry, says his life is in...

Former South African President Jacob Zuma said on Tuesday he had received a death threat after his testimony the previous day to an inquiry...

North & East African News

Man who lost his family in 737 Max crash says, scrap the jet

Man who lost his family in 737 Max crash says, scrap...

A man who lost his wife, mother-in-law and three young children in the crash of a 737 Max in Ethiopia says Boeing should scrap...

Sports

Business & Finance

Truecaller launches user verification solution for mobile web

Truecaller launches user verification solution for mobile web

Enables developers to instantly verify users on mobile  web products Truecaller today announced the global launch of its Truecaller SDK solution exclusively for the...

Lifestyle, Health & Entertaiment

Top 5 essential oils for natural hair care

Top 5 essential oils for natural hair care

Essential oils are extracted from plants and are highly concentrated oils, with small molecules for easy and quick absorption.
Report says African countries 'paying 30x more for medicine'

Report says African countries ‘paying 30x more for medicine’

Countries like Nigeria, Ghana, Ethiopia and Kenya could be paying up to 30 times more than the recommended price for medicines, a...
Ebola screening at Uganda-DR Congo border

Uganda send family sent back to DR Congo after 2 Ebola deaths

Authorities repatriated the relatives of two people who died of Ebola in Uganda back to the Democratic Republic of Congo on...
Pope Francis changed the Lord's prayer over frustration on the temptation line

Pope Francis changes the Lord’s Prayer after frustration over ‘temptation’ line

POPE Francis has changed the Lord's Prayer after becoming frustrated at a line suggesting God might lead people into temptation.

Truecaller launches user verification solution for mobile web

Enables developers to instantly verify users on mobile  web products Truecaller today announced the global launch of its Truecaller SDK solution exclusively for the...

Ten Turkish sailors kidnapped in the gulf of...

Ten Turkish sailors were taken hostage by armed pirates off the coast of Nigeria early on Tuesday, shipping company Kadioglu Denizcilik said, adding that...

Man who lost his family in 737 Max...

A man who lost his wife, mother-in-law and three young children in the crash of a 737 Max in Ethiopia says Boeing should scrap...

South Africa’s Zuma, back at inquiry, says his...

Former South African President Jacob Zuma said on Tuesday he had received a death threat after his testimony the previous day to an inquiry...

Zuma to face more questions on corruption

South Africa’s former President Jacob Zuma will face a second day of questioning at a corruption inquiry on Tuesday. On Monday, he rejected allegations that...

Ethiopia activists celebrate on hope for referendum on...

Young people in southern Ethiopia have been celebrating as they believe the region's governing party is about to allow a referendum to take place...