Nigeria

Facebook to open digital training hubs in Europe

Facebook to open digital training hubs in Europe

Published 21/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Balloons are seen in front of a logo at Facebook's headquarters in London, Britain, December 4, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File PhotoBRUSSELS (Reuters) - Facebook [more…]

Benin photographer captures voodoo via the lens

Benin photographer captures voodoo via the lens

Published 11/01/2018

COTONOU, BENIN (Reuters) - Hundreds of Beninois marked National Voodoo Day, celebrating the once-banned religion on Wednesday with a series of ceremonies across the country. [more…]

Ebola victims sue Sierra Leone government over mismanaged funds

Ebola victims sue Sierra Leone government over mismanaged funds

Published 15/12/2017

Ibrahim Tommy (L), head of the Centre for Accountability and the Rule of Law, and Yusuf Kabbah, head of Sierra Leone Association of Ebola Survivors, [more…]

Sterling hits six-month high, stocks up as Brexit deal adds to Asian cheer

Sterling hits six-month high, stocks up as Brexit deal adds to Asian cheer

Published 08/12/2017

The German share price index, DAX board, is seen at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, December 6, 2017. REUTERS/Staff/RemoteLONDON (Reuters) - A breakthrough in [more…]

Yes, she’s judging you: Luvvie Ajayi on writing a bestselling life

Yes, she’s judging you: Luvvie Ajayi on writing a bestselling life

Published 07/12/2017

Undated handout photo of author Luvvie Ajayi. REUTERS/Chuck Olu-Alabi/HandoutNEW YORK (Reuters) - Sometimes in life, the best teachers are not elder statesmen who have been [more…]

Zimbabwe’s military muscles into first post-Mugabe cabinet

Zimbabwe’s military muscles into first post-Mugabe cabinet

Published 01/12/2017

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa officiates at a university graduation ceremony in Chinhoyi, near Harare, Zimbabwe, December 1, 2017. REUTERS/Philimon BulawayoHARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe President Emmerson [more…]

Oil prices rise after OPEC extends output curbs

Oil prices rise after OPEC extends output curbs

Published 01/12/2017

A oil pump is seen at sunset outside Scheibenhard, near Strasbourg, France, October 6, 2017 . REUTERS/Christian HartmannLONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Friday, [more…]

Global measles deaths fall, but elimination goals far off

Global measles deaths fall, but elimination goals far off

Published 26/10/2017

Annual deaths from measles dropped below 100,000 worldwide last year for the first time, to 90,000, the World Health Organization (WHO) and other international agencies said on Thursday. [more…]

U.S. shale hinders hopes for oil market rebalancing: Reuters poll

U.S. shale hinders hopes for oil market rebalancing: Reuters poll

Published 29/09/2017

Oil prices are unlikely to rise much beyond this month's two-year highs this year, as concern among analysts persists that growing U.S. shale output will hamper the rebalancing between global crude supply and demand, a Reuters poll showed. [more…]