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Jihadists kill 11 villagers in northeast...

Jihadists aligned to the Islamic State have killed 11 villagers in two separate attacks in Nigeria's northeast Borno state, militia leaders said Wednesday....

Golfers miss out on cash boost as Magical...

The annual tournament that is part of the European Tour will instead be part of next year’s European Tour’s schedule returning to its usual routine dates...

NITA-U Kahigi headed for gobal cyber security...

According to NITA-U, Kahigi will be based in the United Kingdom, where he will serve as an expert consultant to the global cybersecurity body.

Nigerian doctors begin strike over pay, facilities...

The industrial action by the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), which represents some 40 percent of doctors, is the latest in a string of...

Sudan and rebels meet to implement peace...

Monday's peace deal covers issues around security, land ownership, transitional justice, power sharing and the return of people who fled their homes because...

Road smash kills 16 in northern Nigeria

Zamfara state governor, Bello Matawalle's spokesman, Zailani Bappa, said the victims were his supporters who had been travelling to welcome him after a...

Two killed, 15 injured in jihadist ambush...

The gunmen opened fire as the convoy, under military escort, was heading to the town of Gamboru near the border with Cameroon late Thursday, they said....

UN declares Africa free of polio

Poliovirus now joins smallpox on the list of viruses that have been wiped out in Africa, the WHO said.

DR Congo declares end to deadly measles epidemic...

The outbreak was countered by vaccination on a massive scale, in which millions of children and infants were immunised.

Africa reports 'hopeful' daily drop in coronavirus...

The continent-wide daily average was 10,300 last week, down from 11,000 the week before, Dr John Nkengasong said at a press briefing, adding that officials...

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