School fire leaves 27 children dead (Photos)

A midnight fire at an Islamic school located in Paynesville, on the outskirts of the Liberian capital, Monrovia has reportedly left 27 children dead. According...

South Africa: Reps honour Air Peace boss

The House of Representatives on Wednesday showered encomiums on the chairman of Air Peace Airlines, Allen Onyema, for his efforts in evacuating Nigerians from...

Victims of deadly Ethiopia crash seek documents on 737 MAX

A lawyer representing relatives of victims killed in an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX crash said Tuesday he was seeking documents from manufacturer Boeing and...

Hong Kong’s summer of protests leaves economy bruised and battered

As pro-democracy protests grind on for the fourth month, Hong Kong has been left counting the cost, with the city’s tourist industry battered and...

Pakistan slams India over Kashmir remarks

Pakistan fired back Wednesday at New Delhi's "jingoistic rhetoric" after India's foreign minister vowed to retake Islamabad's portion of the disputed Kashmir region as...

Netanyahu, Gantz deadlocked after Israeli polls

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his main challenger Benny Gantz were deadlocked Wednesday after an Israeli general election, reports said, raising the possibility of...

Iran’s Rouhani says Yemenis attacked Saudi oil sites as ‘warning’

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday Yemenis targeted Saudi oil facilities as a "warning" about a possible wider war in response to the kingdom's...

‘Dead or alive’: Philippines’ Duterte warns ex-cons to turn themselves in

More than a thousand ex-prisoners prematurely freed under a controversial law in the Philippines will be captured “dead or alive” if they do not...

Xenophobia: Mayor of Johannesburg says no need to apologise Nigeria

Mayor of Johannesburg Herman Mashaba has said it “was not necessary” for South Africa to apologies to Nigeria for the recent xenophobic attacks. “No, there...

FBI’s ‘Operation rewired,’ indicts more Nigerians in money laundering and email scam

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has indicted a number of Nigerians in a recent coordinated law enforcement effort tagged Operation reWired. The operation...

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