CAF, Tanzania, others mourn Keshi

President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Issa Hayatou, was one of the first senior citizens in world football to commiserate with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and the Nigeria football family over the death of Nigeria legend, Stephen Keshi, on Wednesday.

Wicked! Why mother 'burnt daughter to death' over marriage

Police in the Pakistani city of Lahore have arrested a woman suspected of murdering her daughter for marrying without family consent.

Police say the body of Zeenat Rafiq shows signs of torture. She was doused with fuel and set alight.

EgyptAir jet lands in Uzbekistan after hoax bomb threat


An EgyptAir plane that was forced to land in Uzbekistan due to a hoax bomb threat has been cleared to resume its journey from Cairo to Beijing.

All 118 passengers and 17 crew on board the Airbus A330-220 were evacuated at Urgench International Airport.

How monkey caused Kenya nationwide blackout

A single monkey caused a nationwide blackout in Kenya after falling on to a crucial piece of equipment.

The monkey fell on a transformer at the Gitaru hydroelectric power station on Tuesday, electricity provider, KenGen, stated.

Desmond Tutu's daughter marries woman, quits Anglican Church

The Rev. Canon Mpho Tutu-Van Firth, the daughter of former Cape Town Archbishop, Desmond Tutu, has revealed that she is giving up her church license over her decision to marry a woman.

Why Muslim refugees in Europe embrace Jesus

Whether out of conviction or convenience, thousands of migrants in Europe are converting to Christianity.

Trump lambasts New Mexico governor

Donald Trump returned to the campaign trail with a force Tuesday, veering away from his recent calls for party unity to attack New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez, a rising star Republican and frequent critic of his campaign, as a poor leader who hasn’t done enough to stem economic problems in he

Ugandan president, Museveni, begins fresh tenure


Leopard snatches six-year-old boy at South African Park


A leopard at a South African game reserve snatched a six-year-old boy and ran off with him.

 Little Kellan Denny was attacked and dragged away by the big cat at Kruger National Park.

When girl’s sex noise discomforts cancer-stricken neighbours

Some nights, before two of her daughters went to bed, Tanya Saylor would give them headphones.

That would help block the noise — the music, the threats and the sex noises.