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West African News

Jihadists say Mali army base attack was revenge for village massacre

Al Qaeda-linked militants in Mali claimed responsibility on Tuesday for an attack...

Ex Guinea president’s son gets 7 years in US prison for enslaving house girl

A suburban Fort Worth couple has been sentenced to seven years in...

Presidency replies Rev. Mamza; Buhari, not ‘sleeping on duty’

The presidency on Monday described as unfair the comment by the Catholic...

Eleven soldiers killed in an attack on Mali army base

Gunmen attacked a Malian army base in a dawn raid on Sunday,...

British tourist killed, 3 kidnapped in Kajuru, Kaduna, Nigeria

Kidnappers in Nigeria killed a British woman and a Nigerian man, and...

South and Central African News

Madagascar’s Rajoelina call for constitutional referendum

Madagascar's President Andry Rajoelina has called a May 27 referendum on changing the constitution, to do away with the country's Senate...

North & East African News

Libyan forces push back Haftar’s troops south of Tripoli

Forces supporting Libya’s internationally recognized government pushed back troops loyal to eastern commander Khalifa Haftar to more than 60 km (37...

Sports

Trump, Obama unite to hail Woods for wining the Masters

President Donald Trump and Barack Obama were among those hailing Tiger Woods on social media after his 11-year major drought was...

Business & Finance

Oil prices up to near 5-month highs as global markets tighten

Oil prices rose to fresh 5-month highs on Tuesday as markets tightened amid OPEC-led supply cuts, U.S. sanctions against Iran and...

Lifestyle, Health & Entertaiment

Child malaria vaccine to be tested in Malawi

A large-scale trial of what has been called the world's first malaria vaccine to give partial protection to children is due...

Women ‘better at hiding infidelity’ than men

You can't hide your lying eyes: scientists have revealed that women can judge whether a man is likely to be unfaithful...

French billionaire pledges $113M to rebuild Notre-Dame Cathedral

Salma Hayek’s husband, the French billionaire François-Henri Pinault, pledged almost $113 million to rebuild Paris’ historic Notre Dame Cathedral after Monday’s devastating fire.

Things you may not know about Music star Seal

Do you know that there is a Nigerian side to Seal? His full name; Henry Olusegun Adeola Samuel, son of a...