For the first time in its history, the self-declared republic of Somaliland has passed a law against rape. In the past, a victim's family could force them to marry their rapist to avoid being shamed. Rapists now stand to face at...
His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday met with Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo, who was participating in the two-day Aqaba Meetings to discuss the global efforts to fight terrorism and extremist ideologies, especially in West Africa. During the meeting, the King...
President of the African Union (A.U.) Alpha Conde has reacted to the resignation of Robert Mugabe, a week after the army took over political authority. Conde according to the visionguinee news website said he was delighted that the political impasse...
93-year-old leader steps down one week after he was detained by militaryRobert Mugabe has resigned as president of Zimbabwe with immediate effect after 37 years in power, the speaker of the country’s parliament has said. The announcement came during a parliamentary...
Unmarried couples in the East African country of Burundi have until the end of the year to legalise their relationships through church or state registrations. In May, President Pierre Nkurunziza signed a new law which the government says will help protect women and create...
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has been declared winner of a controversial re-run of the presidential election. He won 98% of the vote with turnout at just under 39% - less than half that recorded in August's vote, according to the...
The Catalan regional parliament has voted to declare independence from Spain, just as the Spanish government appears set to impose direct rule. The move was backed 70-10 in a ballot boycotted by opposition MPs. Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy earlier told...
Christian pastor, Apostle Chibuzor Chinyere, General Overseer of Omega Power Ministries, has rejected a brand new Rolls Royce birthday gift allegedly offered him by church members.  Reports from Nigeria suggest that Apostle Chibuzor Chinyere has opted instead to use the...
Politicians the world over are known to be surrounded by security personals and in bulletproof cars, however, the Dutch have their own way of transport that will leave you stunned. A picture shows the Prime Minister of Netherlands, Mark Rutte...
Game of Thrones actor Roy Dotrice passed away today aged 94. The legendary actor, who played Hallyne the Pyromancer in the hit HBO show, died "peacefully in his London home surrounded by family, including his three daughters, grandchildren and great-grandson," according...

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