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Equatorial Guinea accepted as OPEC Member

Africa’s third-biggest oil producer, Equatorial Guinea, has been accepted as a new member of the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Reuters reports...

Twitter founder regrets Trump’s use of platform to win Presidency

The co-founder of Twitter Evan Williams has apologised for the social media platform’s role in Donald Trump’s rise to the White House. In an interview...

Russia bans Jehovah’s Witnesses, calls it an ‘Extremist Group’

Russia's Supreme Court on Thursday declared Jehovah's Witness as an extremist organization and ordered the state to seize its property in Russia. The court, after...

World Bank cautions Nigeria against over-borrowing

The World Bank has cautioned Nigeria and other African nations against excessive debts, urging a balance between massive spending for development on the one...

King Mswati of Swazi bans divorce

Swaziland King Mswati III has banned divorce in the southern African nation. The Times of Swaziland newspaper quoted King Mswati issuing the decree at his...

Russia: “Trust between US and Russia has ‘degraded’ since Donald Trump took office”- Vladimir...

Russia's top diplomat Sergey Lavrov has accused the United States on Wednesday of carrying out an unlawful attack against Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces...

Rise in Boko Haram child suicide bombers ‘alarming’: UNICEF

An “alarming” number of children, most of them girls, have been used by Boko Haram as suicide bombers in the first months of 2017,...

Trump to Sell 12 Attack Planes to Nigeria for Boko Haram Fight

In line with United States President Donald Trump’s pledge to assist the Nigerian government in its fight against terrorism, his administration has indicated that...
ISIS

ISIS: ‘U.S. being run by an idiot’

In the first official remarks by the group referring to President Donald Trump since he took office, spokesman Abi al-Hassan al-Muhajer said: "America you have...

BREAKING: Hosni Mubarak Released After Six Years In Detention

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is freed after spending six years in prison according to his lawyer. A top appeals court cleared Mubarak earlier this...
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