Daily Archives: December 29, 2018

US Health Worker Quarantined, May Have Been Exposed to Ebola

A U.S. health care worker who may have been exposed to the Ebola virus while treating patients in the Democratic Republic of Congo arrived in the United States Saturday and was put in quarantine in Nebraska.

The medic, who is …

NIGERIA’S BUHARI FLAGS OFF CAMPAIGN AHEAD OF 2019 PRESIDENTIAL POLLS

ABUJA, Nigeria, Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday flagged off his campaign, in a bid for re-election in presidential polls next Feb.

Buhari, who was recently accused of not being ready for a serious re-election campaign, by the main opposition …

Delays, Frustration in Congo for Presidential Election

KINSHASA, CONGO People in Congo have begun voting in a long-delayed presidential election that could bring the troubled country’s first peaceful, democratic transfer of power.

In the capital, voters who turned out early were met with a violent storm that …

Former Nigerian President Shehu Shagari Dies at 93

LAGOS �

Shehu Shagari, Nigeria’s second president, whose civilian tenure was sandwiched between two military rulers in an era rocked by coups, has died. He was 93.

Nigeria’s current President Muhammadu Buhari, who unseated Shagari 35 years ago, said on …

Former Nigerian President Shehu Shagari Dies at 93

LAGOS �

Shehu Shagari, Nigeria’s second president, whose civilian tenure was sandwiched between two military rulers in an era rocked by coups, has died. He was 93.

Nigeria’s current President Muhammadu Buhari, who unseated Shagari 35 years ago, said on …