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Sadness at Vietnam noodle shop where Bourdain dined with Obama

The owner of a Hanoi noodle shop where Anthony Bourdain slurped down ‘bun cha’ with former US president Barack Obama expressed her shock and sorrow on Saturday over the death of the globetrotting American celebrity chef.

27 dead as Typhoon Damrey batters Vietnam

At least 27 people have died and nearly two dozen are missing after Typhoon Damrey barrelled into Vietnam, authorities said Sunday, damaging tens of thousands of homes and submerging highways days before the country welcomes world leaders to the APEC summit.

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Armed Forces Command And Staff College, Jaji Nigeria

Armed Forces College to graduate 174 junior officers

The Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Jaji, said it would graduate no fewer than 174 Junior Officers on Friday who had undergone rigorous...

Senator: Don’t blame President Buhari if 2018 budget is not fully implemented

A member of the National Assembly, Senator Bukar Ibrahim, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari should not be blamed if the 2018 budget is not fully implemented.
Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCAs)

AMVCA recieves 3000 entries for 2018 edition

The organisers of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCAs) say they received close to 3000 entries for the 2018 edition of the award.

Facebook expands fact-check effort to photos, videos

Facebook said Thursday it would launch fact-checking of photos and videos as it expands the effort to curb misinformation to more countries.

Police inspector killed as Shiites clash with policemen in Kaduna

The police in Kaduna State on Thursday said an officer was killed following a clash between the police and suspected members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria.