Category: Foreign News

Pope Francis Confirms Catholic Clergy Members Abused Nuns

Pope Francis has acknowledged that members of the Catholic clergy abused nuns, adding to a string of recent allegations about widespread sexual abuse by priests and...

NLC Protests at Zimbabwean Embassy in Abuja

BY ADAKU ADINDU in Abuja• In solidarity with their plight, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Friday blocked the entrance to the Zimbabwean Embassy in Abuja, in...

Brexit: Backstop Is ‘Part and Parcel’ of the Deal, Says Michel Barnier

The EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier says the Irish backstop is “part and parcel” of the UK’s Brexit deal and will not be renegotiated....

Trump Tells US Spy Chiefs to ‘Go Back to School’

President Donald Trump has called US intelligence agencies “naive” on Iran and also dismissed their assessment of the threat posed by North Korea. “Be...

South Sudan Inks Agreement with African Energy Chamber Technical Assistance

The African Energy Chamber has entered into a technical assistance cooperation agreement with the Ministry of Petroleum of the Republic of South Sudan to strengthen the...

Partnerships Key to Improving Prosperity, Economic Development in Africa

The key to African economic emergence lies in removal of barriers, increased connectivity between nations and infrastructure development,  DP World’s Group Chairman...

Specialist Risk Consultancy Control Risks’ Nairobi-based Team Available for Analysis

Specialist risk consultancy Control Risks is supporting its national and international clients with the response to the 15 January terrorist attack at the 14 Riverside...

IPC Condemns Killing of Ghanaian Investigative Journalist 

The International Press Centre (IPC), Lagos-Nigeria, condemns in very strong terms the brutal killing of Ghanaian undercover Journalist – Ahmed Husein. According...

Theresa May’s Govt Survives No-confidence Vote after Brexit Defeat

British Prime Minister Theresa May reacts as Jeremy Corbyn, Leader of the Labour Party, speaks during a no confidence debate after Parliament rejected her Brexit deal,...

Theresa May Says No Brexit More Likely than No Deal

British Prime Minister, Theresa May is making a last-ditch attempt to persuade MPs to back her Brexit deal as Tuesday’s key Commons vote looms closer. She will use...