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The UN's emergency Ebola response headquarters in Ghana's capital, Accra, is to close as the outbreak slows. The head of the mission, Peter Graaff, met the Ghanaian president to thank the country...

Senator Bukola Saraki from Kwara State has emerged the Senate President of the 8th Senate. He was returned unopposed by 57 Senators who attended the inauguration of the 8th Senate today. Bukola...

All flags were flown at half-mast as Ghana began a 3-day national mourning for people who lost their lives through a huge fire at a fuel filling station and in floods in Accra on Wednesday....

Following President Muhammad Buhari’s directives to military on the fight against the Boko Haram sect to move its command centre to Maiduguri, the Borno state capital, the authorities of the...

Eight of the 10 men reportedly jailed for the attempted assassination of Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai have actually been set free, it has emerged. In April, officials in Pakistan said...

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in N’djamena, Chad, urged member-countries of the Lake Chad Commission to intensify the operations of the Multi-National Joint Task Force, MNJTF established...

More than 7,000 men and boys have died in Nigerian military custody during its fight against Boko Haram over the last four years, Amnesty International says. They are among more than 20,000 people...

Lagos state Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, Wednesday warned officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, LASTMA and Vehicle Inspection Officers, VIOs to desist from forcing themselves...

The court trial of some Ibadan based bankers indicted in the theft of N8 billion worth of mutilated banknotes were on  Wednesday told of the stupendous wealth of the suspects. The suspects,...

Another Improvised Explosive Device (IED) exploded Wedesday at a market on Baga road, Maiduguri killing 14 people and injuring 19.  The explosive, according to an eyewitness, Audu Isa, was planted...