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3 people rescued alive 8 days after Nepal earthquake

They were rescued on Sunday at Kerabari Village in the Syauli Area.

French patrol ship rescues 217 migrants off Libya coast

Two suspected people smugglers were also arrested.

Prince William, Kate Middleton welcome baby girl

The baby’s name will be announced in due course, the palace says.

French soldiers involved in abuse of boys in CAR ​”​identified​”​

Fourteen soldiers were involved in the alleged abuse, which took place between December 2013 and June 2014.

10 militants sentenced to life over Malala attack

Malala was shot in 2012​,​ as she returned with two classmates from school in Mingora town of the Swat District in the northwest.

1​0 militants sentenced to life over Malala attack

Malala was shot in 2012​,​ as she returned with two classmates from school in Mingora town of the Swat District in the northwest.

Xenophobia attacks FILE PHOTO: Photo: Naijanedu

Xenophobia: South Africa condemns Nigeria’s recall of High Commissioner, jabs Jonathan

South Africa throws jab at Goodluck Jonathan administration for failing to rescue Chibok girls.

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Kenyan president cancels trip to U.S. over airstrikes in Yemen

Mr. Kenyatta was due to meet a host of leading American investors to discuss investment opportunities in Kenya.

Former U.S. CIA director, Petraeus, gets two years sentence, fine for leaking official secret

Prosecutor says Petraeus was entrusted with the government’s highest secrets but that he betrayed that trust

Xenophobia: South Africa deploys troops to quell violence

Nigerians and other African nationals have been target of xenophobic attacks.

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Egypt sentences ousted President Morsi to 20-year in jail

After Mr. Morsi’s removal, the authorities banned his Muslim Brotherhood movement and arrested thousands of his supporters.

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Multichoice condemns xenophobic attacks in South Africa

The company urges Africans to see themselves as one irrespective of differences in nationalities, traditions and religions

In Zambia, anti-corruption chief’s battle against fraud draws fierce reply

Authorities move against Zambia’s anti-corruption chief in a complex corruption case linked all the way to Nigeria.

15 Nigerians, Ghanians killed in Mediterranean by Ivoriens, Malians, Senegalese

The victims were thrown in the water for being Christians.

Xenophobia attacks FILE PHOTO: Photo: Naijanedu

Xenophobia: Zambian radio station stops playing S/African music

The radio protests the targeting of foreigners in South Africa.

Passengers forgot $675,000 “change” at U.S. airports in 2014

The money, all in pennies, nickels, dimes, and quarters, was left behind in bins that pass through X-ray machines at airport security checkpoints.

Sudanese vote in presidential, legislative polls

EU says it will not be monitoring the Sudan elections.

Egypt to prosecute 379 Brotherhood members

The 379 were accused of causing the deaths of two policemen at al-Nahda Square in Giza.

​G​enocide experience ​now ​behind us​ –​ Rwandan Ambassado​r​

“We have since forgiven each other and we have moved on as a nation”.

Syrian journalist, Mazen Darwish, wins UNESCO World Press Freedom Prize

The annual award honours a person, organization or institution that has made outstanding contribution to the defence and, or promotion of press freedom anywhere in the world

Ban Ki-Moon, Turkish PM, others congratulate Buhari

The President-elect assures world leaders Nigeria will always act as responsible member of the international community

5 arrested for alleged roles in Kenya university attack

Three people were arrested at the Somalia border while trying to flee on Friday.

Al-Shabaab renews threat of more bloodshed in Kenya

The group has claimed responsibility for Thursday’s attack at a university campus in Kenya.

France moves to ban ultra-skinny models

“Images of bodies that valorise excessive thinness or emaciation and that stigmatise curves undoubtedly contribute to unwellness.”

Death toll in Kenya University attack hits 147

Al-shabab militants stormed the school.