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Indonesia police question factory staff over deadly blaze

The owner of an Indonesian fireworks factory where 47 people died after a blaze tore through the building is being questioned, police said Friday,...

Mattis says US goal is ‘not war’ over North Korea

Washington's goal "is not war" as it seeks to ease high military tension with Pyongyang, US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis said Friday, standing...

Anti-corruption crusade: Buhari‘ll not disappoint, Magu assures

Mr Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crime Commission, (EFCC), declared in Abuja on Thursday that President Muhammadu Buhari would not disappoint...

I did not receive any SUVs from the IGP —- Aisha...

The wife of the President Mrs Aisha Buahri, has reacted to the allegations made by the Senator representing Bauchi Central Sen. Isa Misau,...

Kenya counts votes, and the cost of a violence-hit election

As polling officials tallied votes, Kenyans counted the cost Friday of a deeply-divisive election marred by an opposition boycott and protests that left at...

Troops Killed 3 Boko Haram insurgents in Borno

The Nigerian Army on Thursday said its troops had killed three Boko Haram insurgents conveying logistic into Sambisa Forest. Brig-Gen. Sani Kukasheka, the Director...

Kim Jong-Nam trial sees airport video of male suspects

The trial of two women accused of murdering the North Korean leader's half-brother was Thursday shown CCTV footage of four men suspected of involvement...

More than 73,000 Puerto Ricans flee for Florida after Hurricane Maria

More than 73,000 people have fled emergency conditions at home for Florida since Hurricane Maria devastated the US territory in the Caribbean. The island of...

Spain-Catalan standoff facing tense deadline

Catalonia's lawmakers meet in Barcelona Thursday for a session many fear will lead to a unilateral declaration of independence by the region facing a...

Polls open in Kenyan election, boycotted by opposition

Polls opened Thursday in a repeat presidential election in Kenya that is mired in uncertainty as opposition leader Raila Odinga has called on his...
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