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NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has listed NATO member states that will participate in multinational battalions designed to strengthen the Alliance's presence on the eastern flank and in t
The Federal Government has directed the immediate release of N65bn for the take- off of its National Social Investment Programme. The Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed,
Thirteen people were charged with incitement to violence or terror in connection with a video showing them stabbing a photo of a dead Palestinian toddler.
The public protector’s office has told President Zuma that its report into possible undue political influence by the Guptas is final.
A witness, Orji Chukwuma, on Wednesday, told a Federal High Court, Lagos, that former Director General of NIMASA, Patrick Akpobolokemi, paid N40m to secure rent in Banana Island Chukwuma, the 11th wit
The Pentagon loves to throw good money after bad ? to the tune of nearly $60 billion on failed big-ticket weapons systems over the last two decades, according to a new internal Departme
An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 struck 68 km east of the central Italian city of Perugia at 1918 GMT on Wednesday, the United States Geological Survey said, the second of the evening whose tremors were
A strong earthquake has hit central Italy, shaking buildings in the capital Rome, according to the BBC.
The daily Dnevnik writes in Thursday's commentary that the planned changes to the aliens act are in violation of the Constitution and numerous international documents safeguarding refugees and hum
A defence witness, Mr. John Gobak, has told an FCT High Court that the continuous trial former Plateau governor, Joshua Dariye, amounts to a political vendetta. Gobak, who made this known when he test
The Peoples Democratic Party, has called on Nigerians to stop President Muhammadu Buhari from borrowing $29.960b for the execution of key programmes and infrastructural projects across the country. It
Turkey and Iran should build on their shared $100-billion agricultural output, a senior government minister said on Wednesday.
Babalwa Breakfast, a key witness in the Christopher Panayiotou trial, denied telling police that her boyfriend had informed her that ‘Chris wanted him to kill his wife’.
An axe-wielding protester hacked out the gold lettering and television logo on Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Wednesday. A man who
According to Oxu.Az, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko received the credentials of the Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan Khudayar Azer oghlu Khudiyev, Report informs citing the press servic
Below is a roundup of major events on Wednesday, 26 October:
Four men have been arrested after a truck was set alight and two cars damaged in Majakaneng.
A man has suffered severe burn wounds after an explosion at a City Power transformer in South Gate shopping mall in Joburg.
There were mixed emotions among matriculants who sat for their first final examination paper over the ongoing #FeesMustFall campaign and study camps.
The 162m tall Ulm Minster church in Germany isn’t just attracting people answering the call of God but also those answering the call of nature and it’s now contributing to the erosion o
The woman behind National Geographic photographer Steve McCurry’s famous ‘Afghan Girl’ portrait has been arrested in Peshawar, Pakistan for possessing falsified documents.
If certain members of the European Union introduce borders to prevent the movement of asylum seekers, Italy is within its rights to withhold its funding to the EU budget, Prime Minister
Iran`s minister of interior has announced that President Hassan Rouhani is sure to run for a second term in the 2017 presidential election, Tehran Times daily reports.
A member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr. Olanrewaju Ogunyemi, on Wednesday said that the Lagos State University College of Medicine has the potential of ranking among the best in Africa. Ogu
Earlier Jens Stoltenberg voiced concern over the possibility of new strikes near Aleppo that might be made from aboard the aircraft carrying flotilla led by the Admiral Kuznetsov
Microsoft is declaring war against the iMac. Following quite a while of rumors, holes, and hypothesis, Microsoft uncovered the Surface Studio, its first-historically speaking desktop PC, at an occasio
’Femi Asu Global oil benchmark, Brent crude, extended its declines on Wednesday, falling below the $50 per barrel mark for the first time in three weeks. The dip comes on the back of growing doubts th
Jordan will have to purchase military and technical products in Russia in the amount of the debt until 2019
US, Turkey and Poland are among the NATO member states which confirmed their readiness to dispatch naval units to the Black Sea in 2017, boosting the alliance’s presence in the region,
Union Bank of Nigeria Plc on Wednesday announced gross earnings of N93.44bn for nine months ended Sept. 30, 2016. The bank, in a statement, said that this was against N83.72bn declared in the precedin
Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame has been reduced to dust with a sledgehammer. Read Full Article at RT.com
Currency traders on Wednesday in Lagos became apprehensive as the Naira depreciated thrice in six hours at the parallel market The traders were meeting in clusters, painstakingly trying to unravel the
More than four in five people in the German state of Bavaria have a negative attitude toward Muslims, a new study has found, also reporting that refugees, the long-term unemployed and R