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Tunisia, Senegal, Morocco set for Russia 2018 World Cup

Tunisia, Senegal and Morocco are well placed to complete in November the five-nation African line-up for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah fires Egypt to World Cup

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah converted a stoppage-time penalty as Egypt sealed a dramatic 2-1 win over Congo to reach the World Cup finals.

Three African countries on brink of qualification for World Cup

Nigeria, Egypt and Tunisia could all book their spots at next year’s World Cup in the penultimate round of African qualifiers at the weekend, but the other two slots will only be decided next month.

Ailing goalkeeper Ikeme inspires Eagles

Seriously ill Nigeria goalkeeper Carl Ikeme is inspiring his team-mates ahead of a key 2018 World Cup qualifier at African champions Cameroon Monday.

Egypt detains deputy governor over corruption

Egyptian authorities have detained the deputy governor of the country's second largest city, the most senior female official to be arrested over corruption charges.

Egypt detains train workers over crash

Egypt's prosecution ordered on Sunday the detention of four people including two train drivers for 15 days over a deadly train crash near the coastal city of Alexandria that killed 43 people and injured scores, judicial officials said.

Egypt train crash toll hits 41 as drivers questioned

The death toll from Egypt’s latest train disaster rose to 41 on Saturday as two drivers were questioned and cranes worked to clear the stricken railway line between Cairo and the Mediterranean city of Alexandria.

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North Korea supports ban on nuclear weapons, including United States

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Ex-NBA chief Olisa Agbakoba asks court to sack President Buhari as petroleum minister

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Dr. Olisa Agbakoba, has urged the Federal High Court in Abuja to restrain President Muhammadu Buhari from continuing to hold the office of the Minister of Petroleum Resources.

Police arrest alleged serial rapists in Imo

The Imo State Police Command has arrested two suspected serial rapists in the state.

Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe should be allowed to die in office – Zanu-PF youths

The youth wing of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s ruling Zanu-PF party has proposed that the nonagenarian should be allowed to die in office, fuelling speculation that the 93 year-old leader was not keen on relinquishing power.

How Nigeria, others can tackle corruption – IMF

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde; a former Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, and key global experts have advised Nigeria, Argentina and other top countries battling corruption to use tools that can help reduce procurement costs by about 60 per cent.

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Governor Lalong imposes dusk-to-dawn curfew on Bassa

Worried by incessant attacks on communities on Bassa Local Government, Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew on the area.

Heartland FC gain promotion to NPFL

Heartland Football Club of Owerri is back in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), one year after they were relegated to the Nigerian National League (NNL).

CNPP urges President Buhari to sack inefficient ministers

The Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to sack inefficient ministers in his cabinet.

Police arrest 6 suspected cattle rustlers, recover 400 cows in Katsina

The Police in Katsina State says it has arrested six suspected cattle rustlers and recovered 400 cows in addition to 25 sheep.

$5.5bn loan: President Buhari mortgaging our future – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of mortgaging the future of Nigerians with his desire to borrow $5.5bn foreign loan.