Turkish State Regaining Control After Coup Attempt

Forces loyal to Turkey’s government fought on Saturday to crush the last remnants of a military coup attempt which collapsed after crowds answered President Tayyip Erdogan’s call to take to the streets and dozens of rebels abandoned their tanks. Reuters report that, One hundred and sixty-one people were killed, including many civilians, after a faction Read more

BREAKING: military coup in turkey: 42 dead

In the recent military coup underway in turkey. The Turkish median reports that 42 people already dead . President urge citizen to take to the street and Read more

Swiss-born Nigerian faces deportation

A 28-year-old man will likely be deported from Switzerland to Nigeria – despite the fact that he barely speaks English and has never been to the African country. Authorities say it is his own fault because he has committed so many crimes. Born in Switzerland, the man with Nigerian citizenship has been getting into trouble Read more

Barack Obama and George W Bush to visit Dallas, Texas

US President Barack Obama and former president George W. Bush will visit Dallas, Texas, on Tuesday to pay their condolences They are expected to appear an interfaith memorial service alongside Vice President Joe Biden. Obama had previously called for those protesting against police shootings to maintain a thoughtful tone and not attack police, whilst calling Read more

Ethiopian Airlines Brings A350 XWB to Lagos Airport

Ethiopian Airlines has disclosed the arrival of Airbus A350 for the first time in Nigeria, the newest aircraft in the world. Lagos and Dubai are the first stations to receive the Ethiopian Airlines’ brand new aircraft, the airline stated. It would be recalled that the airline was the first to bring Boeing B787 Dreamliner to Read more

US compensates the family of Cameroon boy killed by UN motorcade

The United States has provided compensation to the Cameroonian family whose child was killed after coming under a vehicle in US Ambassador to the United Nations (UN) Samantha Power’s motorcade. In April, seven-year-old Birwe Toussem came under the vehicle of the UN convoy that was moving at high speed when he was killed. Power was Read more

London’s future as a global financial center is now in doubt

Financial services make up 8% of Britain’s GDP. With its associated law, consulting, and accounting firms, it employs as many as 2 million, or 1 in 7 UK jobs. The nation is the biggest exporter of financial services globally. By some rankings, London is the world’s No. 1 financial sector capital, ahead of New York, Read more

BREAKING: David Cameron announces resignation

BREAKING NEWS: David Cameron announces resignation as Prime Minister following UK vote to leave EU. CNN reports. More details later… Read more

Nigerian man used false documents to secure job in care home

A Nigerian man, who overstayed in the UK after his visa ran out, used false French documents to secure a job in a care home, a court heard. Oyelaran Oyewole, 36, was jailed for four months and will be deported at the end of his sentence. He pleaded guilty to possessing a false French identity Read more

Africa’s richest person drops $3.7bn

Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest person, fell 25 places on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index on Monday as the naira tumbled on its first day of trading without a peg to the U.S. dollar. Dangote’s fortune fell $3.7 billion, knocking him to No. 71 on the Bloomberg ranking, down from No. 46 on Friday. The Read more