SAD: Zambia Army Soldier Who Shot His Wife Now Kills Himself

SAD: Zambia Army Soldier Who Shot His Wife Now Kills Himself

The Zambia Amy Soldier who killed his wife yesterday has now taken his own life after locking himself up in  his house. Tyson Mwape a Warrant Officer of Chindwin barracks in Kabwe reportedly shot dead his wife who is a police woman and later bolted their barrack home with the weapon. The incident happened around […]

N Korea Threatens To Cancel Trump Summit

N Korea Threatens To Cancel Trump Summit

North Korea has said it may pull out of a summit with US President Donald Trump if the US insists it gives up its nuclear weapons. The highly anticipated meeting between Mr Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong-un is due to take place on 12 June. But in an angry statement, North Korea’s vice-foreign minister […]

US To Open Controversial Jerusalem Embassy Opposed Across Middle East

US To Open Controversial Jerusalem Embassy Opposed Across Middle East

The US is to open its new embassy in Jerusalem – a move praised by Israel but condemned by Palestinians who are gathering for mass protests. Top US officials will attend the event, including President Trump’s daughter Ivanka and her husband, Jared Kushner. Donald Trump’s decision to move the embassy from Tel Aviv has angered […]

9 Dead In Indonesia Church Bombing

9 Dead In Indonesia Church Bombing

Suicide bombers have attacked three churches in Indonesia’s second-largest city Surabaya, killing at least nine people, police say. Around 40 others were injured in the attacks, which occurred within minutes of each other. No group has so far said it carried them out. TV pictures showed debris scattered around the entrance of one church. Indonesia, […]

Nigerian President Makes Fourth Medical Trip To The UK

Nigerian President Makes Fourth Medical Trip To The UK

Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari leaves the capital Abuja today for a four-day medical trip to the United Kingdom – his fourth since he came to power in 2015. Mr Buhari, who arrived back from a visit to the United States last week, announced the trip on Twitter on Monday evening. Report It is not known […]

Putin Is Inaugurated for Fourth Term as Russian President

Putin Is Inaugurated for Fourth Term as Russian President

Vladimir Putin has been sworn in for a fourth term as Russian president and pledged to harness the country’s talents to “achieve breakthroughs”. Some 5,000 guests attended the lavish ceremony in an ornate Kremlin hall. He has been in power for 18 years, as president and prime minister, and opponents have likened his tenure to […]

North Korea Changes Its Time Zone To Match South

North Korea Changes Its Time Zone To Match South

North Korea has changed time zone to match the South after last week’s inter-Korean summit, according to state media. At 23:30 local time (15:00 GMT) on Friday the country’s clocks moved forward 30 minutes to midnight. The reset is “the first practical step” to speed up Korean unification, the official KCNA news agency said. Meanwhile, […]

North Korea-US Talks: Who are North Korea’s American Detainees?

North Korea-US Talks: Who are North Korea’s American Detainees?

There are reports that three Americans detained in North Korea have been relocated to a Pyongyang hotel and are receiving good food and medical care. The reports could suggest the three may be released as a gesture of good will, amid preparations for a meeting between leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump. Mr […]

Kenya’s President Calls For ‘Forgiveness’

Kenya’s President Calls For ‘Forgiveness’

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has called for forgiveness and reconciliation during his state of the nation address. “If there was anything I said last year that hurt or wounded you, if I damaged the unity of this country in any way, I ask you to forgive me, and to join me in repairing that harm,” […]

EX-CIA Chief Mike Pompeo Confirmed as Secretary of State

EX-CIA Chief Mike Pompeo Confirmed as Secretary of State

The US Senate has confirmed former CIA director Mike Pompeo as secretary of state, ending a tough confirmation battle. Mr Pompeo had been accused by Democrats of being a war hawk and harbouring anti-Muslim and homophobic views. The Senate voted 57-42 to approve him as America’s top diplomat, the second of the Trump presidency. His […]