Daily Archives: March 2, 2019

Sudan’s President Hands Party Leadership to Deputy

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has stepped down from his position as chairman of the ruling party.

The National Congress Party made the announcement late Thursday, following weeks of protests against Bashir’s rule.

The president transferred …

Scores of People Believed Dead After Nigeria Pipeline Explosion

Scores of people are believed dead after a pipeline explosion in southern Nigeria, according to local officials.

The Associated Press reported on Saturday that more than 50 people were missing, a day after the early-morning …

Scores of People Believed Dead After Nigeria Pipeline Explosion

Scores of people are believed dead after a pipeline explosion in southern Nigeria, according to local officials.

The Associated Press reported on Saturday that more than 50 people were missing, a day after the early-morning …

Nigerian Army Denies IS Claim of Killing 10 Soldiers

CAIRO Islamic State said Saturday that it had killed 10 Nigerian soldiers in an attack two days earlier in the country’s northeastern Borno state, but a Nigerian army

spokesman said “no such incident was recorded.”…