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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

West African News

Nigeria emergency agency says floods have killed 100 people across 10 states

Floods in much of central and southern Nigeria have killed 100 people...

Ghana born UBS trader facing deportation from UK gets reprieve

Kweku Adoboli, a former UBS trader jailed for a $2.25 billion fraud,...

Nigerian man ran scam ring from Sydney detention centre

Australian police have charged a man they say was running a multi-million...

Parliament sent Liberian minister to jail for foul language

Liberia's lower house of parliament, the House of Representatives, has used its powers...

Revisiting ‘democracy and dictatorship’

Let us begin by quickly recalling two bits of Nigeria’s recent history....

Southern African News

Court in South Africa legalises cannabis for private use

South Africa's constitutional court has ruled to allow the private use of cannabis.Deputy Chief Justice Raymond...

North & East African News

Morocco cracks down on African migrants heading to Spain

Hundreds of sub-Saharan migrants escaping poverty and violence in their home countries are fleeing to forests to escape police raids in...

Sports

Kenya’s Kipchoge smash world record in Berlin marathon

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge smashed the marathon world record by clocking a time of two hours one minute 39 seconds in Berlin.

Business & Finance

MTN says $10.1b Nigeria demand makes listing in NSE challenging

A $10.1 billion demand by Nigerian authorities from South African telecoms group MTN (MTNJ.J) makes its planned debut stock market listing...

Lifestyle, Health & Entertaiment

Congo deploys experimental ebola treatment as cases rise

The Democratic Republic of the Congo has started using the experimental mAb114 Ebola treatment to counter the latest flare-up of the virus,...

Ebola vaccinations set to in Congo to fight outbreak

The deadly Ebola virus has killed at least nine people in Congo’s latest outbreak in North Kivu province, the country’s health ministry...

Job opportunity in an International School in Nigeria’s Federal Capital

An International School in the Federal Capital Territory seek to employ seasoned professionals to occupy the following positions: Principal A type of person who is...

French president Macron parties at Fela’s Afrika shrine in Lagos

France’s President Emmanuel Macron has visited Afrika Shrine, the famous nightclub built in honour of legendary musician Fela Kuti in Nigeria's commercial capital, Lagos. Fela,...