Markets mixed amid strong Eurozone figures and US vote nerves

European indices were mixed yesterday amid stronger than expected business activity figures, and nervousness over US President Donald Trump's efforts to push through his healthcare...

UK manufacturers urge PM May to drop threat of no Brexit deal

Britain's manufacturers told Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday to drop her threat that she might take the country out of the European Union...

Government plan on childhood obesity very disappointing, say MPs

Tough new measures to tackle childhood obesity – including a restriction on supermarkets offering “deep discounts” on unhealthy foods – must be introduced, according...

Ivanka Trump to attend women’s economic summit in Berlin

Ivanka Trump is planning a trip to Germany to attend a summit on the economic empowerment of women, a senior administration official said Sunday. The...

Vettel beats Hamilton to calm title in F1 season opener

Four-times world champion Sebastian Vettel has won the Australian Grand Prix for Ferrari to dash Mercedes' hopes of extending their dominance into a fourth...

CAF secretary-general El Amrani quits

Secretary-General of African Football Confederation (CAF), Hicham El Amrani, has resigned. Amrani resigned on Sunday without giving an explanation. The 37-year-old Moroccan revealed his decision...

Nigeria’s VP assures oil producing communities of better days ahead

Nigeria's Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has assured oil producing communities and other stakeholders in the Niger Delta region of the country that better days...

Egyptian Court suspends jail sentence against Journalists

An Egyptian appeals court has suspended a jail sentence against the former head of the journalists' union for harbouring colleagues wanted by authorities and...

Rwanda to send more troops to South Sudan

Rwanda is planning to send more peacekeepers to South Sudan, as part of the UN Mission (UNMISS) in the country. The acting Defence and military...

Trumps blames Democrats for healthcare bill failure

President Donald Trump has laid the blame of the failure of his healthcare bill on Democrats. Repealing and replacing, the Affordable Care Act, popularly known...