US slams visa ban on election riggers in Nigeria

The US says it has imposed visa restriction on some individuals for their actions during the Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections. In a statement on...

COVID-19: Venezuelan schools to remain closed till 2021

Nicolás Maduro, president of Venezuela, says schools will not reopen until 2021 at the earliest. Like most countries, Venezuela shut down its schools in March...

Three Lebanese soldiers killed in hunt for ‘terrorist’

The Lebanese army said three of its troops were killed and another wounded while attempting to arrest a suspected “terrorist” at his north Lebanon...

Japan ruling party elects Yoshihide Suga as PM successor

Japan’s ruling party on Monday elected chief cabinet secretary Yoshihide Suga as its new leader, making him all but certain to replace Shinzo Abe...

Fire razes Beirut port weeks after deadly explosion

A huge fire raged in Beirut port on Thursday, correspondents said, sparking alarm among Lebanese still reeling from a deadly dockside explosion that disfigured...

COVID-19: Pope dons mask first time in public

Pope Francis was seen Wednesday for the first time wearing a protective face mask as he attended his second traditional general audience before a...

Trump nominated for Nobel peace prize amid racial tension in US

US President Donald Trump has been nominated for the 2021 Nobel peace prize. According to Fox News on Wednesday, Christian Tybring-Gjedde, a member of the...

At least 11 dead in Colombia killings

At least 11 people were killed in three separate group killings in Colombia, police said Monday, one of the deadliest days since FARC guerrillas...

WTO, US relationship getting better – Trump

President Donald Trump on Monday said the relationship between the United States and the World Trade Organisation had become much better following his rough...

Prince Harry refunds £2.4m house refurb bill

Prince Harry has paid back £2.4 million ($3.2 million) of British taxpayers’ money used to renovate his home at Windsor Castle, using cash from...

Speaking ill of people worse than COVID-19 – Pope

Speaking ill of other people and spreading gossip is worse than Covid-19 and Satan is the worst offender of all, Pope Francis said Sunday. When...

Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine ‘records success’ in early trials

A new study says Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine recorded success in its early clinical trials. The vaccine is named “Sputnik V” for foreign markets, a reference...

JUST IN: Nigeria secures landmark victory in bid to overturn P&ID judgement

Nigeria has secured a landmark victory in its pursuit to overturn a $10 billion judgement awarded against it in a case against Process and...

Joe Biden campaign raises $364m, breaks Obama’s record

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden raised more than $364 million in August, reportedly breaking the record for monthly campaign donations even though his fundraising...

American actor Tyler Perry becomes Hollywood’s newest billionaire

American actor, director Tyler Perry is now, according to Forbes ‘Hollywood’s newest billionaire’. The 51-year-old entertainer owns the entirety of his creative output, including more...

COVID-19 plunges Brazil into recession with record 9.7% drop

Brazil’s economy, the biggest in Latin America, contracted by a record 9.7 percent in the second quarter of 2020, plunging into recession as coronavirus...
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