EU assures Nigeria, others of support in fight against Book Haram
The EU commended President Buhari for visiting other countries affected by Boko Haram
ISIS militants kill 120, capture 350 people in Iraq
The victims, some of whom had been held hostage by the IS for months, were executed by gunshots to the head.
Greece to receive 7.16 bn euros bridging loan on Monday
The EU says it would probably take a `few weeks’ to finalise a third bailout programme for Greece.
Egypt: 6 killed as Muslim Brotherhood members, Cairo residents clash
Three people were wounded in the clashes.
El Chapo jailbreak: Mexico intelligence police chief fired
The head of the prison where El Chapo escaped from was also fired.
After Iran nuclear deal, U.S. says ready to negotiate with North Korea
Iran and six world powers, including the U.S., reached an agreement limiting Iran’s nuclear capability while lifting economic sanctions on the Middle Eastern country.
Iran, U.S, Germany, others reach historic nuclear deal
Iran’s foreign minister hailed the deal as “a historic moment” but acknowledged it was not perfect.
Indonesia monitoring pilots over alleged ISIS links
The two pilots contacted ISIS
Official confirms 142 body bags at Indonesian plane crash site
Some of the identified bodies of victims would be transferred to airports where they initially boarded the ill-fated flight.
Military training plane crashes into sea in Bangladesh
The pilot of the aircraft is missing
Al-Jazeera journalist detained while headed to Qatar
“Egypt has launched a politically motivated campaign against Al-Jazeera and is now abusing the international system.”
5,000 Russians are fighting for IS, says Russian agency
Novikov warned that the IS might have obtained nuclear material capable of making a bomb that would cause “worldwide panic”.
World leaders line up offers of presidential state visits for Buhari at their capitals
Diplomats and observers say the offers represent a significant reflection of the global goodwill that Nigeria currently enjoys with the successful transfer of power.
Germanwings co-pilot checked online for suicide options—prosecutor
The German pilot crashed the flight and killed several others, including school children, along with himself.
Death toll from Chinese cruise ship mishap hits 396
The boat was hoisted and drained before rescuers continued the search for bodies inside.
India lands jet fighter on highway as part of trials
Landing jet fighters on roads are common manoeuvres in many countries, especially, when airbases come under attack.
Jonathan congratulates Cameron, Conservatives on British election victory
The Nigerian President urges his British counterpart to continue to serve his people and the world to the best of his abilities.
Four Nigerians elected into British parliament as Conservative party triumphs
With 11,334,920 votes, David Cameron’s Conservative party won 40 per cent of the entire votes cast, giving it an overwhelming majority.