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Diddy meets Wizkid as American act drops hint of visit to...

American rapper, record producer and entrepreneur Sean Combs also known as Diddy has expressed a desire to come "back home" after meeting Nigerian superstar...

ISIS threaten to attack 2018 World Cup

ISIS fanatics have made a new threat to carry out a terror attack at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia - as well...

14 UN peacekeepers dead in DR Congo attack

At least 14 United Nations peacekeepers were killed in the restive Democratic Republic of Congo, officials said on Friday, in the deadliest attack in...

110 Dapchi schoolgirls missing after Boko Haram attack

The Nigerian government has confirmed that 110 students of the Government Science and Technical College in Dapchi, Yobe State are so far unaccounted for,...

Miracle wins BBNaija 2018

Nigeria’s biggest reality TV show, Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) ended on Sunday with Miracle, one of the 20 housemates winning the grand prize. The show...

Nigeria’s finance minister Kemi Adeosun resigns

Troubled Nigeria finance minister has quit her post after several weeks of pressure following allegations of forgery pinned on her an online media outlet...

Bauchi records 507 cases of measles says WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Monday said 507 suspected cases of measles were reported from the 20 local government areas of Bauchi State...

Google honours Stella Adadevoh on posthumous birthday

American multinational Internet-related services and products company Google celebrated Dr Stella Adadevoh on her 62nd birthday posthumously on Saturday. Dr Adadevoh died on August 19,...

Court stops probe of Nigeria’s police chief

A High Court sitting in Nigeria's capital, Abuja, on Thursday granted an interim order restraining the leadership of the country's senate from investigating the...

Al-Qaeda confirms death of Shabaab general

A senior commander in al Shabaab, Somalia's al-Qaeda-affiliated Islamist rebels, was killed last month in a US air strike, the group says in an...

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Gabon government regains control after attempted military coup

The government of Gabon has regained control in the capital, Libreville, after an attempted coup, officials said on Monday. A government spokesman said that Lieutenant...

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