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The Gravedigger’s Wife wins Africa film prize

A Somali film exploring what people will do for love has won the grand prize at the prestigious Pan-African film festival in Burkina Faso. The...

Burkina Faso: Trial of Thomas Sankara’s killers to begin after 34...

Thirty-four years, almost to the day, since the shocking killing of Burkina Faso's then President, Thomas Sankara, 14 men are going on trial, accused...

AFCON 2021: Nigeria grouped with Egypt, Sudan, Guinea-Bissau

Nigeria has been grouped with Egypt for the upcoming 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). The Super Eagles will also face Sudan and Guinea-Bissau...

Africa hardest hit by terrorism – UN experts

In a new report by United Nations experts, Africa became the region hardest hit by terrorism in the first half of 2021 as the...

Seven soldiers killed in Burkina Faso attack

Seven soldiers were killed and others wounded or missing after their patrol was ambushed in northern Burkina Faso, the centre of a five-year-old jihadist...

US and Nigeria forces rescue Philip Walton abducted in Niger

US and Nigeria forces have rescued an American citizen who had been kidnapped by armed men in an operation on Saturday in northern Nigeria...

IMF approves aid for world’s 28 poorest countries

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved new emergency aid for 28 of the world’s poorest countries to help them alleviate their debt and...

Edwin Clark committed to Nigeria’s unity – Gbagi

Former Minister of State for Education, Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi, has described Chief Edwin Clark, as a nationalist and an elder-statesman committed to the unity...

Border Closure: Buhari meets Ghanaian President

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in London held a bilateral meeting with his Ghanaian counterpart, Nana Akufo-Addo, and gave more information on why Nigeria’s...

Buhari cracks down on Islamic schools abuse

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday ordered a crackdown on abuse at Islamic schools, after a second police raid in less than a month revealed...

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