Donald Trump Impeached For ‘Inciting’ US Capitol Riot

The US House of Representatives has impeached President Donald Trump for “incitement of insurrection” after a mob of his supporters stormed the United States Capitol last week, marking the first time in US history...

Mali President Forced To Resign As Mutinous Military Assume Power

Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita resigned late on Tuesday, hours after mutinying soldiers seized him from his home following months of mass protests against alleged corruption and worsening security in the West African country. The...

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Makes History As WTO’s First African And Female Leader

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, a former two-time Nigerian finance minister, was appointed Monday  to the be the next director-general of the World Trade Organization. She is the first African and the first woman to lead the body,...

End Sars Protests: People ‘Shot Dead’ In Lagos, Nigeria

A number of people taking part in a protest against police brutality have reportedly been shot dead or wounded in Nigeria's biggest city, Lagos. Witnesses said up to 12 people were killed and others wounded...

US Election 2020: Trump Back On Campaign Trail In Florida

President Donald Trump has returned to the campaign trail less than two weeks after testing positive for coronavirus. He told thousands of supporters, many not wearing masks, that he could give them “a big fat...

Israel declares emergency in Lod as unrest spreads

Israel has declared a state of emergency in the central city of Lod after rioting by Israeli Arabs, as conflict between Israeli forces and Palestinian militants intensified. Cars were set alight and a father and...

Coronavirus: Global Push For Inquiry Into COVID-19 Response

Global health leaders are set to push for an independent review of the response to the Covid-19 pandemic at the UN's World Health Assembly. Monday's virtual meeting brings together envoys from 194 member states of...

Indianapolis mass shooting: Eight dead at FedEx facility

Eight people have been killed and many injured in a shooting in the US city of Indianapolis, police say. Witnesses heard several gunshots at a FedEx facility and one said he had seen a man...

Nigeria Begins Covid-19 Vaccination, Cyprian Nyong First to Receive Jab

Nigeria has commenced the COVID-19 vaccination campaign after the most populous African country received almost 4 million doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca through the COVAX mechanism. The campaign commenced in the nation’s capital, Abuja with the inoculation of four health...

COVID-19: US Congress Passes Long-Awaited Deal For Coronavirus Aid

The US Congress has passed a long-awaited $900bn (£660bn) package of coronavirus pandemic aid after months of political wrangling. Senators approved the bill late on Monday, hours after it was passed by the House of...