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Cats Sailed With Vikings to Conquer The World, Says Genetic Study

Thousands of years before cats took up residence in 37 percent of American households, and managed to outnumber dogs by roughly 75 million across...

Rhino poachers ‘eaten alive’ by lions

AT least three poachers who broke into a South African game reserve to kill a herd of rhinos were attacked and eaten by a...

Nigeria overtakes India in extreme poverty ranking

The findings, based on a projection by the World Poverty Clock and compiled by Brookings Institute, show that more than 643 million people across...

It’s official! Nigeria is the most stylish team at the World...

It started with the fan frenzy to to buy the Nigeria Nike-designed World Cup kit, which sold out globally on the day it was...

Ebola Is Back. Here’s How The New Outbreak Is Different From...

Ebola is back.For more than four decades, the rare but deadly virus has terrorized the world, with news of a new outbreak cropping up...

Ethiopia is now Africa’s fastest growing economy

Ethiopia's economy is predicted to grow by 8.5% this year. The figures signal continued economic expansion following a long period of impressive growth. In...

Armed men storm Nigeria’s senate, stealing mace

The men were allegedly led by suspended lawmaker Ovie Omo-Agege who seized the symbol of authority from the upper legislative chambers sitting in Nigeria's...

Winnie Mandela, South African anti-apartheid activist, dies at 81

The family said in a statement that she passed away at the Netcare Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg, South Africa after a long illness, for...

Keep shouting, don’t become anesthetized, pope tells young people

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis, starting Holy Week services leading to Easter, urged young people on Sunday to keep shouting and not allow...

World’s last male northern white rhino dies

The 45-year-old rhino named Sudan had been in poor health in recent days and was being treated for age-related issues and multiple infections.A veterinary...