Thursday, May 23, 2019

Russian Plane Catches Fire on Runway, Killing 41 People

A Russian airplane carrying 78 people on Sunday made an emergency landing and burst into flames just after takeoff from Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport, killing...

North Korea’s Kim Jong-un meets Vladimir Putin for first time in Russian city of...

Kim Jong-un met Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday at a summit designed to show that Washington is not the only power able to...

The first African refugee in U.S. Congress is facing death threats thanks to Trump

As the spotlight falls on Somali-American Ilhan Omar, the first African refugee in the U.S. Congress, so are the death threats against her after...

UN talks with Libyan general fail

The UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, says his talks with Libya's most powerful military commander have ended in failure. "I leave Libya with a heavy...

AU Envoy meets African Business Association to drum up support for building “Wakanda” in...

On Wednesday April 3, 2019, the African Union Envoy to the United States, Dr. Arikana Chihombori -Quao, met for several hours with the African...

US revokes ICC chief prosecutor’s visa

The US has revoked the entry visa for the chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC). Fatou Bensouda has been investigating allegations of war...

President Trump gets his father’s country of birth wrong

Donald Trump has said his father Fred was born in Germany – despite the fact he was actually born in New York City. Speaking to...

Meet the artist who received backlash for painting God as a black woman

Harmonia Rosales painted her own version of Michelangelo’s work in 2017, reimagining God and the First Man as black women If you are familiar with...

British Forces stole the Dreads of an African King in 1868. Here’s What Happened...

he recent announcement that a British museum will return two stolen locks of hair from a 19th-century Ethiopian king was hailed as an “exemplary...

Meet Tanzeela Qambrani, Pakistan’s First Female Lawmaker of African Descent

Pakistan went to the election voting a month ago and among the legislators selected is a lady of African plunge assigned to a women’s...

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Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal Dismisses Suit Seeking To Stop Buhari’s Inauguration

  The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal has dismissed the suit filed by the Hope Democratic Party (HDP) and its Presidential Candidate, Mr Ambrose Aworu, seeking...

Muslims and Jews pray alongside each other at Africa’s oldest synagogue

Djerba, Tunisia – Afef Ben Yedder delicately placed an egg inscribed with wishes in a cavity in Africa’s oldest synagogue in southern Tunisia, hoping...

Nigerians are importing pizza from London – worried Minister discloses

As Nigeria is seeking ways to curb the unbridled importation of goods that is surpassing exportation and crippling the country’s economy, it has been...