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Kirstjen Nielsen: US Homeland Security chief resigns

The US Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen, who enforced some of President Trump's controversial border policies, has resigned.


Rwanda marks 25yrs since genocide

Commemorations have begun in Rwanda to mark the 25th anniversary of the genocide that killed about a tenth of the population.


Jeff Bezos: World's richest man agrees $35bn divorce

The world's richest man, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, and his wife MacKenzie have agreed a record-breaking divorce settlement of at least...


Son becomes a lawyer to win family land back

A Ugandan man, who was only six years old when his father lost his land in a legal dispute, has finally won it back 23 years later,...


Brexit: MPs back delay bill by one vote

MPs have voted by a majority of one to force the prime minister to ask for an extension to the Brexit process, in a bid to avoid any...


Two more women come forward with Joe Biden accusations

Two more women have come forward to accuse former Vice President Joe Biden of inappropriately touching them in recent years — one...


Saudi Arabia 'executes Nigerian woman'

Saudi Arabia has executed a Nigerian woman convicted of trafficking drugs, AFP news agency quotes state media as reporting.


Ramaphosa condemns xenophobic attacks

South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned the latest spate of xenophobic attacks in the country and called on security...


Erdogan loses capital in Turkey election blow

The party of Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has lost control of the capital, Ankara, in local elections in a setback to his...


[Video] We're tired of "dictator" Museveni; we want you as president – Ugandan to Akufo-Addo

A Ugandan global youth ambassador and student of Harvard, Seguya Hillary Innocent Taylor, has told Ghana’s President Nana Addo Dankwa...