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Angolan popular polygamist Pai Grande, buried in the capital Luanda

Angola's most famous polygamist, Francisco Tchikteny Sabalo, who died of prostate cancer last week, was laid to rest in the capital city, Luanda at the weekend.Sabalo, who was also known as Pai Grande, or Big Dad, was a popular...

Amid coronavirus lockdown, man shoots, 2 little daughters, wife then himself in UK

A UK man described as 'bully dad' shot his two young daughters in the head and chest before blasting his partner and turning the gun on himself in West Sussex, reports The Sun.Robert Needham, 42, gunned down Lexi, two,...

Man arrested in India for selling cow urine as remedy for coronavirus

An activist with India's ruling party has been arrested after a volunteer fell ill from drinking cow urine at a party to combat the novel coronavirus, police said Wednesday, as interest grows in home remedies amid the pandemic.Narayan Chatterjee,...

Police in US arrest 100 years old woman on her birthday

The Person County Sheriff’s Office in North Carolina, USA, fulfilled 100-year-old Ruth Bryant’s birthday wish on Tuesday with a tongue-in-cheek “arrest.”By the time you have reached a full century of life, you have, statistically speaking, experienced more than most...

Man locks wife in bathroom over coronavirus fears

Police in Lithuania intervened in a domestic dispute on Wednesday after a man locked his wife in the bathroom over fears that she may be carrying the coronavirus."We got the report that a husband and two adult sons refused...

101 years old woman raped in her home in South Africa

Police in Limpopo, South Africa are looking for a depraved rapist who preyed on and violated a 101-year-old woman in her home over the weekend.The woman was sleeping when the man broke the door of her house in Mogapeng...

Woman goes blind after tattooing her eyeballs black

A 25-year-old Polish model, Aleksandra Sadowska has been left completely blind in one eye when she tried to dye her eyeballs black.After a visit to a tattoo parlour in Warsaw, Aleksandra Sadowska started complaining of pain in her eyes,...

Woman arrested in South Africa for strangling her newborn baby

A woman has been arrested in Durban South Africa for allegedly strangling her newborn baby boy to death, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Sunday.Officers went to a block of flats in Candella Road on Saturday after hearing about a concealment...

Two brothers in court for killing their father

Two brothers in South Africa are currently in police custody in connection with the murder of their own father, who until his murder was a police officer.Matetela Fani Monareng, 24, and his younger brother Mohau Ben Monareng, 21, appeared...

Man arrested in Nigeria for keeping his 2 wives in chains for 10 months

There was uproar in a Village in of Katsina State, Nigeria reports Daily Trust, following the arrest of one Samaila Musa by the police for allegedly locking up his two wives, Fatima Salisu and Hadiza Musa, in a room...
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Libya factions sign permanent UN-brokered cease-fire

Associated PressThe rival sides in Libya’s conflict signed a permanent cease-fire Friday, a deal the United Nations billed as...
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Gunfire, barricades in Guinea as Condé heads for third term

ReutersGunfire rang out across Guinea’s capital Conakry on Friday and security forces dispersed protesters after results showed President Alpha Conde winning re-election in a...

Israel and Sudan reach deal to normalize ties

ReutersIsrael and Sudan agreed on Friday to take steps to normalize relations in a deal brokered with the help of the United States, making...

Guinea President Conde wins re-election in landslide

ReutersGuinea’s President Alpha Conde has won a landslide re-election victory, preliminary results showed on Thursday, giving him a third term in office after a...

Mali’s army liberates village besieged by jihadists

Mali’s military has regained control of a village in the centre of the country where more than 2,000 residents have been besieged by suspected...