Ghana, Namibia hold PJCC

Ghana and Namibia have held the second session of their Permanent Joint Commission of Cooperation (PJCC) in Accra. The First [...]

US intelligence chief, James Clapper resigns

US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper has submitted his letter of resignation, he has told a congressional panel. He [...]

Nigeria militants ‘bomb’ oil pipelines in Niger Delta

A militant group in Nigeria says it has bombed three pipelines in the south of the country in the latest [...]

Clinton: I wanted to curl up after defeat

Hillary Clinton has laid bare her disappointment at her election defeat to Donald Trump in her first public appearance since [...]

Atiku and Obasanjo
Obasanjo wanted 3rd term but I stopped him —Atiku

Many years after he parted ways with his boss, Ex- President Olusegun Obasanjo, former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has confirmed [...]

Russia’s Economy Minister detained over ‘bribe’

Russia’s Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev has been detained in connection with an alleged bribe.Russia’s main anti-corruption body, the Investigative Committee, [...]

Oscar Pistorius (centre) is serving a six-year sentence for the murder of his girlfriend
Oscar Pistorius moves to prison ‘better adapted’ for disability

Jailed South African athlete Oscar Pistorius has been moved to another prison at his request. Pistorius asked to move to [...]

Children are handed to strangers as their family members disembark a truck that has fled the fighting in Mosul
‘Running among bullets’: Mosul families tell of desperate flight from…

  The crowd surges for the truck as soon as it arrives.   Children are crying as they’re passed along [...]

High temperatures can lead to devastating droughts
2016 ‘very likely’ to be world’s warmest year

2016 looks poised to be the warmest year on record globally, according to preliminary data. With data from just the [...]