President Muhammadu Buhari and South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa, will meet in October to discuss issues relating to wellbeing of citizens and ways to further strengthen trade relations between the two largest African economies. In a telephone conversation with the South African leader at his country home in Daura, Katsina State, President Buhari accepted an […]
A dramatic escalation of the trade war between the United States and China sparked a worldwide sell-off in markets on Monday. The Dow closed down 767 points, and the Nasdaq Composite — a proxy for the technology companies that will be most harmed by a trade war — suffered its longest losing streak since November […]
Singer R. Kelly has been charged with two counts of engaging in prostitution with a person under 18 in Minnesota, prosecutors said Monday. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced the charges against the performer, whose legal name is Robert Sylvester Kelly. Kelly is being charged by a summons, Freeman said, so it is unclear when […]
A Brazilian gang leader, Clauvino da Silva, also known as “Shorty,” has been caught trying to escape from prison by dressing up as his daughter, who was visiting him that day. Shorty was found out when he displayed nervousness while trying to leave the penitentiary in Rio de Janeiro. Silva’s plan was to leave his […]
Kemi Badenoch was elected to parliament in 2017, having previously served for the conservatives in the London assembly. Kemi Badenoch Boris Johnson, British prime minister, has named Kemi Badenoch, a UK-born Nigerian, a minister in his cabinet. Badenoch was appointed minister of children. Born in London to Nigerian parents, the 39 year old spent part of […]
Tunisian President Mr Beji Caid Essebsi, the North African country’s first democratically elected leader, died Thursday at the age of 92, his office said. The veteran politician, the oldest head of state after Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, came to power in 2014, three years after the Arab Spring uprising toppled longtime despot Zine El Abidine […]
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