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Zimbabwe’s Emmerson Mnangagwa is ‘afraid of elections’ – ex-minister

Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe was ousted by a "military coup" that forced his resignation, former cabinet minister Jonathan Moyo said in an interview with the BBC broadcast on Thursday.

Zimbabwe’s former VP Phelekezela Mphoko returns home after Robert Mugabe ouster

Zimbabwe's former vice president, who was on a trip abroad during last month's military takeover that led to Robert Mugabe's resignation, has returned home, local media reported Saturday.

Emmerson Mnangagwa: The ruthless Crocodile now ruling Zimbabwe

Nicknamed “the Crocodile” for his ruthlessness, Emmerson Mnangagwa who took over Friday as Zimbabwe’s president, is a hardliner with ties to the military who could prove as authoritarian as his mentor Robert Mugabe.

South Africa ‘dangerous’ for Robert Mugabe and wife Grace – report

Zimbabwean ex-president Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace could face serious trouble if they seek refuge in South Africa, as some rights activists could "hound them for crimes" they allegedly committed in both countries.

Emmerson Mnangagwa: Zimbabwe’s ‘Crocodile’ to snap up the top job

Nicknamed "the Crocodile" for his ruthlessness, Emmerson Mnangagwa who will take over as Zimbabwe's next president, is a hardliner with ties to the military who could prove as authoritarian as his mentor Robert Mugabe.

How China helped remove ‘dozing despot’ Robert Mugabe

As he was driven back to his opulent palace in Harare on Tuesday, surrounded by bodyguards in military fatigues and wearing motorcycle helmets, Robert Mugabe had no reason to suspect that his 37-year rule was about to end.

Robert Mugabe’s grip on power tested by sacking of VP Emmerson Mnangagwa

President Robert Mugabe has exerted almost total authority over Zimbabwean politics for decades -- but the sacking of his most senior long-time confidante could spark repercussions beyond his control.

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Police arrest another gang member of Owerri bank robbery

The Imo State Police Command has arrested a member of the four-man robbery gang that attacked a customer at Zenith Bank in Owerri, killing two policemen.

Pep Guardiola: Spanish police searched my jet looking for Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont

The Football Association has charged Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola for wearing a yellow ribbon during games.

David Moyes: West Ham’s Jose Fonte to join Chinese club Dalian Yifeng

West Ham defender Jose Fonte is joining Chinese club Dalian Yifeng, manager David Moyes has confirmed.

President Buhari orders 24-hour monitor for Dapchi schoolgirls

President Muhammadu Buhari said his government has sent more troops and surveillance aircraft to the entire North East territory on a 24-hour basis, to recover the schoolgirls abducted from the Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi in Yobe State.

Montenegro suicide bomber sought forgiveness in farewell note

A suicide bomber who blew himself up after throwing a grenade into the US embassy compound in the Montenegro capital Podgorica left a farewell note seeking forgiveness from his family, local media reported Friday.

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President Buhari urges Nigerians to be ready to pay ultimate price for national growth

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on all Nigerians, particularly the elite, to be prepared to make sacrifices as a foundation for national growth and development.

All unclaimed looted assets will be sold – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said all unclaimed looted assets including landed properties recovered by the federal government would be sold and the proceeds deposited into government treasury.

Poland announce ticket prices for Nigeria clash

The Nigerian Embassy in Poland is organising for supporters to watch the Super Eagles international friendly against Poland.

Federal govt receives reports on Lagos, Delta marine accidents

The Ministry of Transportation on Tuesday received reports of investigation into two marine accidents, which occurred in Lagos and Delta, in 2013 and 2015 respectively. It will be recalled that the first accident occurred on Dec. 21, 2013.

Ex-President Obasanjo: Proper security in Nigeria will ensure a stable nation

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that a properly secured Nation like Nigeria will ensure a more stable and secured Nation, insisting that one of the things Nigeria needs to do and do it well to be stable is the issue of security.