South Africa: WhatsApp group admins will go to jail for defamatory chats!

WhatsApp group admins in South Africa could face jail-time for defamatory content in chats, after an administrator was arrested in India last month. WhatsApp recently came under the spotlight after a group administrator was arrested because a defamatory image of… Continue Reading

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More men will face sexual assault allegations due to ignorance – Comedian Bill Cosby

Embattled comic Bill Cosby plans to embark on a town hall-style speaking tour to educate young people about sexual assault allegations. His spokespeople said on Thursday that due to changing laws, more young men will face sexual assault allegations. READ… Continue Reading

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FAO At War Against Hunger In North-East Nigeria

ONE of the front line agencies of the United Nations, Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), is currently battling with some emergency measures to combat the hunger scourge in the North-East axis of Nigeria ravaged by the Boko Haram insurgency. The… Continue Reading

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APC chieftain kidnapped, killed and dumped into river by father and son – Police

The Ondo State Police Command has arrested a man Identified as Bekewei Francis and his son, David for alleged involvement in the abduction and killing of a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Olumide Odimayo, in Ondo State. Odimayo was… Continue Reading

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Iraq: ISIS bombs 845 year-old al-Nuri mosque

So-called Islamic State (IS) has blown up the Great Mosque of al-Nuri in Mosul, Iraqi forces say. The ancient landmark with its famous leaning minaret was where IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi proclaimed a “caliphate” in 2014. However, IS claims… Continue Reading

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Home | Africa News | Sudan: 4 killed in military helicopter crash Sudan: 4 killed in military helicopter crash

A Sudanese military helicopter has crashed in northern Sudan, killing all four crew members, the Sudanese army said on Wednesday. The Mi-17 helicopter crashed on Tuesday after taking-off on an official mission from Dongola town to Al-Daba town in northern… Continue Reading

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We will hit hard in Lebanon if war breaks out – Israel threatens Hezbollah terrorists

Israel on Wednesday threatened to use all its strength from the start in any new war with the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah. Chief of the Israeli air force, Maj.-Gen. Amir Eshel, gave the warning during the annual Herzliya security conference… Continue Reading

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Saudi Arabia: Crown prince removed by his uncle, replaced with his cousin

The former crown prince in a decree was also fired from his post as interior minister. In a major reshuffle, Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has appointed his son, Mohammed bin Salman, as heir to the throne of the home of… Continue Reading

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22-year-old US student released from North Korea in coma dies [LOOK]

Otto Warmbier, the 22-year-old student who was returned to the US in a coma last week after 17 months as a prisoner in North Korea, has died in a Cincinnati hospital, his parents announced. “It is our sad duty to… Continue Reading

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Mass graves in DR Congo: 3,300 people killed in atrocities between army and rebels

More than 3,300 people have been killed in the violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s Kasai region since last October, the Catholic Church says. The figure, reported by Reuters, is from Church sources in the country. The deaths are… Continue Reading

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