Category: World News

Poverty Tricks Ivorian Girls into Prostitution


An atmosphere of ecstasy gripped the Rue de Princesse, a neighbourhood in Abidjan, on the night of Sunday, October 26, 2014 as poverty-afflicted teenage fun lovers and influential men converged to lavishly enjoy the weekend. The setting, Rue de Princesse,

39 assaillants Boko Haram tués vendredi dernier


Le communiqué du Mindef parvenu à notre Rédaction Dans l’après-midi de vendredi 24 octobre 2014, à 17 heures 30 environ, des membres de la secte Boko Haram lourdement armés ont effectué une incursion dans le village de Glawi, par Fokotol.

University of Zimbabwe bans ‘kissing’ on campus

Kissing ban

A student kissing ban imposed by the University of Zimbabwe is “nonsensical”, a student representative has told the BBC. A circular from the university authorities said those “caught in an intimate position” on the Harare campus would be disciplined. “In

Peace talks split Boko Haram into two groups


Following the ceasefire deal the Federal Government entered into with Boko Haram, the violent fundamentalist sect has split into two. While one faction wants peace, the other doesn’t. It was gathered on Sunday that the Federal Government might have entered

Boko Haram Negotiates Ceasefire, Chibok Girls Release In Saudi Arabia

Nigeria Kidnapped Girls

Islamist militant group Boko Haram and the Federal Government have agreed to a ceasefire. Chief of Defense Staff Alex Badeh issued an order Friday, telling all service chiefs “to comply with the ceasefire agreement between Nigeria and Boko Haram in

Dangote Cement To Exploit Tombel Quarry In South West


The local council and community are in expectant mood as to the dividends. Dangote Cement Cameroon has reached an agreement with the Ministry of Mines, Industries and Technological Development, and the Tombel Council in Kupe-Muanenguba Division of the South West

Boko Haram Urged To Respect Human Rights

Dr Chemuta Divine Banda

The Chairperson of the National Commission on Human Rights and Freedoms,NCHRF, Dr Divine Banda Chemuta, has sent a message to the Islamic Militant group Boko Haram, telling them to end violent activities and respect human rights. The message was distributed

Schoolgirls flee Boko Haram after 3-week hike through jungle

Nigeria Kidnapped Girls

Four of the more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by the militant Islamist sect Boko Haram in Cameroon have escaped, raising hopes for the young prisoners still held captive, according to a report. The free girls, all between ages 16

Pastor Confesses He Has AIDS, Slept With Church Members


A church pastor in Alabama has admitted to sleeping with congregation members without disclosing that he has AIDS. Standing at his now former pulpit, Juan Demetrius McFarland told the Shiloh Baptist Church that he also used drugs and mishandled church

Boko Haram Losing Grip And Territories


Deserter reveals how leadership vacuum, internal squabble, hunger, desertion by members made Adamawa military exploit possible Indications abound that the Nigerian troops are getting upper hand against the Boko Haram sect, following the continued noticeable frictions existing among members of