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28 killed in Nigeria road smash

28 killed in Nigeria road smash

Africa

Fri, Dec 13 2019

The accident involved a bus taking a family to a ceremony and a truck transporting cows to market

Nigeria rescues 147 from 'torture...

Nigeria rescues 147 from 'torture...

Africa

Mon, Oct 21 2019

'There are 22 women among them and some of them complained of being sexually abused'

Neymar injured as Brazil draw 1-1 with...

Neymar injured as Brazil draw 1-1 with...

Football

Sun, Oct 13 2019

The Paris Saint-Germain forward, making his 101st appearance for the national team, touched the back...

S Africa, Nigeria beef up security after...

S Africa, Nigeria beef up security after...

Africa

Wed, Sep 4 2019

Five people, most of them South Africans, have been killed and at least 289 have been arrested since...

Death toll in Nigeria Boko Haram funeral...

Death toll in Nigeria Boko Haram funeral...

Africa

Mon, Jul 29 2019

The leader of a local anti-Boko Haram militia confirmed the death toll, while giving a slightly different...

Man jumps on plane wing as it prepares...

Man jumps on plane wing as it prepares...

Around the Web

Mon, Jul 22 2019

Nigeria's airport authority in a statement said the man has been taken into custody for...

Triple suicide attack kills at least...

Triple suicide attack kills at least...

Africa

Mon, Jun 17 2019

The Boko Haram group and its Islamic State splinter group have often carried out attacks targeting civilians...

Islamic State claims 69 casualties in...

Islamic State claims 69 casualties in...

Africa

Fri, Apr 19 2019

Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), which split from Nigeria-based Boko Haram in 2016, has carried...

Police: 12 killed in fuel tanker explosion...

Police: 12 killed in fuel tanker explosion...

Africa

Sun, Apr 14 2019

The driver lost control of the fuel tanker as he tried to avoid colliding with another truck at a bridge...

Bangladesh wins 'Best Foreign Participant...

Bangladesh wins 'Best Foreign Participant...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Apr 9 2019

The event took place at the Kaduna International Trade Fair

50 killed in clashes with bandits in...

50 killed in clashes with bandits in...

Africa

Sat, Apr 6 2019

The victims were the militia themselves and other local residents they mobilized to help them

IS claims deaths of 18 soldiers killed...

IS claims deaths of 18 soldiers killed...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 5 2019

In its newspaper Al-Nabaa, IS said its fighters killed the Nigerians in attacks on a military barracks...

Nigeria qualify for first ever World...

Nigeria qualify for first ever World...

Cricket

Sun, Mar 24 2019

Set 139 to win, Nigeria endured a nervy chase, slipping to 87 for six at one point, before man of the...

Nigeria school collapse: Lagos building...

Nigeria school collapse: Lagos building...

Africa

Wed, Mar 13 2019

The children were attending a nursery and primary school on the top floor of the residential building...

International Mother Language Day celebrated...

International Mother Language Day celebrated...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Mar 4 2019

Bangladesh High Commission in Abuja, Nigeria observed “Martyrs’ Day and International Mother...

State governor: Police find 66 bodies...

State governor: Police find 66 bodies...

World

Sat, Feb 16 2019

Among the victims were 22 children and 12 women

EU adds Saudi Arabia to dirty-money...

EU adds Saudi Arabia to dirty-money...

World

Thu, Feb 14 2019

Panama said it should be removed from the list because it recently adopted stronger rules against money...

EU broadens its dirty-money blacklist,...

EU broadens its dirty-money blacklist,...

Europe

Wed, Feb 13 2019

The move is part of a crackdown against money laundering after several scandals hit EU banks in recent...

Death toll now 15 after Nigeria election...

Death toll now 15 after Nigeria election...

Africa

Wed, Feb 13 2019

Local media said the stampede happened when panic broke out at the end of a rally

Boko Haram kills 60 in northeast...

Boko Haram kills 60 in northeast...

Africa

Sat, Feb 2 2019

The bloodshed is a challenge for President Muhammadu Buhari in particular as he seeks a second successive...

13 Nigerian troops, policeman killed...

13 Nigerian troops, policeman killed...

Africa

Wed, Dec 26 2018

The attack followed an attempted raid on a nearby military base along the highway in Kukareta...