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August 23, 2017 8:26 PM Saudi-led coalition airstrike kills dozens in Yemen ahead of major rally

SANAA, Yemen – An airstrike by a Saudi-led coalition on Wednesday hit a two-story motel north of the capital, killing at least 46 people, the latest in an escalating barrage of air assaults in war-torn Yemen this year, witnesses and officials said. “I saw a few bodies hanging out from the windows,” said Mohammed Aluraiji, 34, a seller of khat, the narcotic 10

August 23, 2017 9:10 AM Three dead in Macau as typhoon smashes casino enclave

Typhoon Hato left three dead in the gambling hub of Macau Wednesday as it brought chaos and destruction to the enclave after sweeping through neighbouring Hong Kong. Local media showed severe flooding had left cars underwater and people swimming in Macau's city streets, with the territory's mega-casinos running on back-up generators. Three men aged 30 to 65 died, the Macau 18

August 23, 2017 5:11 AM Buhari gives service chiefs marching order on security threats

ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, directed all the Service Chiefs and heads of security operatives to arrest all security threats against the unity of the country. The marching order on security threats came after a closed-door meeting the service chiefs and other security agencies had with the President at the Presidential Villa, Abuja 19

August 22, 2017 9:59 PM Nigeria donates cash, relief materials to mudslide victims in Sierra Leone

Nigeria has donated 315 tonnes of assorted relief materials and one million dollars cash to Sierra Leone to help alleviate the suffering of people affected by flood and mudslide in the country. Nigeria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, made the presentation to his Sierra Leonean counterpart, Mr Samura Koroma, in Freetown on Tuesday 17

August 21, 2017 9:10 PM Suspected driver in deadly Barcelona attack is fatally shot, police say

BARCELONA — The driver of a van who careened through throngs of revelers in a tourist zone here last week was shot dead by police on a quiet country road Monday afternoon, capping a four-day manhunt for the last member of a 12-person terrorist cell likely led by a mysterious imam. After receiving a tip from locals who spotted a suspicious character hiding 22

August 21, 2017 3:15 PM Buhari’s supporters shut down Enugu, advises President to act speedily

‎Many parts of Enugu metropolis were on Monday shut down as supporters of President Muhammadu Buhari poured out into major roads to celebrate the President’s return. Buhari returned to Nigeria on Saturday after 103 days of medical sojourn in London. Hundreds of his supporters led by the Director-General of Voice of Nigeria, Mr. Osita Okechukwu, the National 22

August 21, 2017 12:49 PM 1 dead, 1 injured as van rams bus stops in Marseille, France

MARSEILLE, France (AP) - A van rammed into two bus stops about 5 kilometers (3 miles) apart in the French port city of Marseille on Monday, killing one person and injuring another, police officials said. The driver of the van, arrested in a third location, was a 35-year-old from the Grenoble region in eastern France who was being treated for psychological 20

August 21, 2017 4:24 AM Anambra will show PDP is back – Prof ABC Nwosu

Professor Alphonsus Nwosu, the former Minister of Health and the man who emerged the first governorship candidate of PDP in 1999, was recently appointed the Anambra State Caretaker Committee of the party. Nwosu would have become the first civilian governor of the state under the present political dispensation, but for intrigues that played out in the party 22

August 20, 2017 6:59 PM Arsenal fans collapses, dies in Imo state after Gunners’ lose to Stoke City

An Arsenal fan identified as Dominic Ejimba, on Saturday slumped and died, while watching his favourite Premier League club lose to Stoke City. The incident took place in Anara, Isiala Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State. Dominic died before he could be rushed to the hospital. Punch reports that he could not bear it when his team conceded a goal midway 17

August 20, 2017 6:42 PM 9 dead in Lagos state boat accident

The death of nine persons who died in a boat accident has been confirmed by the Lagos state government on Sunday, August 20. The state government said the boat mishap occurred at the weekend in Ilashe area. Abisola Kamson, managing director of Lagos state Waterways Authority, LASWA, made this known in press statement. He said the unfortunate incident 13