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Chelsea win English Premier League title

Chelsea won the 2014/15 English Premier League title after a 1-0 home victory over Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. The win gave Jose...

Mayweather beats Pacquiao in fight of the Century

Floyd Mayweather went ahead to defeat Manny Pacquiao in the fight of the century after many doubts that he wouldn’t despite his unbeaten record. Mayweather...

Senate Presidency: North East senators threaten Lawan’s chances

Twelve out of the 13 senators elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress from the North East, said in Abuja on Friday...

Buhari to revisit past probe panel reports

The incoming administration of the President-elect, Maj.-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), is set to revisit the reports of panels set up by the National Assembly...

Troops rescue additional 234 women, children

The troops of the Nigerian Army have rescued an additional 234 women and children from the Sambisa Forest. The Director, Defence Information, Maj. Gen. Chris...

Britain’s Duchess of Cambridge in labor

Kate, the wife of Britain's Prince William, was admitted to hospital in the early stages of labor early on Saturday, Kensington Palace said. The Duchess...

Baltimore Update: Six officers charged in Freddie Gray’s death

After a day of jubilation following charges against six Baltimore police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, protesters cleared the streets early Saturday...

Macedonian opposition leader charged in wiretapping scandal

Macedonian opposition leader Zoran Zaev and four other people were Friday charged over a wiretapping scandal that has seriously shaken the rule of conservative...

16-year-old emerges Lagos one-day gov

A 16-year-old pupil who lost out in last year’s edition of the Spelling Bee competition, Idowu Sonoiki, has emerged the 2015 winner of the...

Zimbabweans angry over Mugabe’s tribal comments

Many Zimbabweans reacted angrily on Thursday to reports that President Robert Mugabe had called members of the Kalanga tribe uneducated crooks at a SADC...

Sudan, Egypt inaugurate border crossing

Sudan and Egypt on Thursday officially inaugurated Qastal-Ashkeet border crossing linking the two countries after a trial period of six months. Sudanese First Vice-President Bakry...

Soldier killed as more violent protests hit Burundi

A Burundi soldier was shot dead by an intelligence officer while at least nine protesters were hurt in renewed clashes in the capital over...