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India on map

India is Nigeria’s biggest trading partner in Q3 2018 – NBS

The Asian country imported crude, natural gas and cashew nuts from Nigeria.

Ethiopia on map

Police nab 81 over recent deadly violence in Ethiopia

The arrest was in connection with the violence that killed dozens of innocent civilians on the outskirts of Addis Ababa.

ISIS

Turkey detains 12 IS suspects, including French citizens – Report

Police raided 12 separate addresses on Sunday and Monday.

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Somalia expels top UN official

The government accused Nicholas Haysom, Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General, of interfering with internal affairs.

Jair Bolsonaro,

Brazil inaugurates far-right firebrand Bolsonaro as president

One-third of his cabinet are former army officers.

Donald Trump

Trump predicts ‘complicated but great’ 2019

The U.S. president also hinted on his preparedness to complete eight years as president.

Elizabeth Warren

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren may run for President

The first round of primaries begin early in 2020 in Iowa.

Death toll in landslides, flooding in Philippines rises to 71

Nearly 130,000 people from 321 villages in four regions were affected by widespread flooding and landslides.

14 Ethiopian migrants found dead in Tanzania

The migrants were on their way to South Africa, through Malawi or Zambia.

Pope Francis waves to crowds as he arrives to his inauguration mass on 19 March 2013.

Vatican spokesperson, deputy resign

Pope Francis has accepted their resignation.

Congolese voters [PHOTO CREDIT: ABC News - Go.com]

Congo opposition, ruling coalition claim victory after chaotic election

The vote was meant to choose a successor to outgoing President Joseph Kabila after 18 years in power.

Lion used to illustrate the story. [Photo credit: PM NEWS Nigeria]

Lion kills young worker at North Carolina wildlife sanctuary

The lion was shot dead.

WHO puts Ebola death in DRC at 357

There were a total of 591 Ebola cases.

Mystery hacker steals data on 1,000 North Korean defectors in South

“The malware was planted through emails sent by an internal address,”

European Union Ambassador yo Congo, Bart Ouvry [Photo: YouTube]

EU slams Congo’s expulsion of its Ambassador

EU had renewed sanctions against government officials, including the ruling party’s presidential candidate.

Libya on map

WHO warns repeated attacks could close key Libya hospital

The trauma hospital is already struggling with resources and suffering from a lack of medical supplies.

knife with blood used to illustrate the story.

Woman attacks alleged stalker, cuts off his genitals

The 42-year-old woman said the victim was her neighbour and had several times harassed her.

China criticises outgoing U.S. defence secretary

Mattis identified Russia and China as countries that “want to shape a world consistent with their authoritarian model”.

Ebola case in DR Congo

24 patients flee Congo Ebola center amid election protest

Some of those who fled have returned.

Indonesia Tsunami (Photo Credit: Daily Express)

430 dead, 1,500 injured in Indonesian tsunami

Government-led relief efforts are being stepped up at the tip of the Indonesia’s two main islands of Sumatra and Java.

Nissan hq [pHOTO: IndustriALL Global Union]

Nissan’s Kelly examined at Japanese hospital after securing bail

The official has said he is innocent of the charges.

Libya on map

Five die in suicide attack on Libyan foreign ministry

About 21 others were injured in the attack.

Indonesia Tsunami (Photo Credit: Daily Express)

Indonesian rescuers use drones, sniffer dogs as tsunami death toll tops 400

The tsunami killed at least 429 people, officials say

Donald Trump

Trump blames Federal Reserve as ‘only problem’ in U.S. economy

The president says the central bank does not have a feel for the market.

Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel [Photo Credit: CNN.com]

Israel to hold early election in April – Netanyahu

The PM is appealing directly to voters for a fresh political mandate to help him weather possible charges in corruption investigations.