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One dead as van rams pedestrians near London mosque

A van ploughed into pedestrians near a London mosque in early Monday, killing one man and injuring eight other people in what Prime Minister Theresa May said was "a potential terrorist attack". The 48-year-old driver of the van was…

Nigeria’s President Buhari to return home on Saturday

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to fly home from London and arrive back in the country on Saturday, two presidency sources said, ending his second long break for medical leave in Britain this year. Buhari left Abuja on May…

London attack: Seven killed in vehicle and stabbing incidents

Seven people have been killed and at least 48 injured in a terror incident in London in which three male attackers were shot dead by police. A white van hit pedestrians on London Bridge at about 22:00 BST on Saturday before three men got…

Buhari travels to London for more medical tests

President Muhammadu Buhari departed Nigeria for London on Sunday night for follow-up medical consultation with his doctors. He had planned to leave Sunday afternoon, but decided to tarry a bit, due to the arrival of 82 Chibok girls who…

UK Police foil ‘active terror plot’

Police say they have foiled an active terror plot after a woman was shot during a raid on a house in Willesden, north-west London. The 21-year-old woman was one of the subjects of the investigation and is in a serious but stable condition.…

Nigeria’s Buhari finally returns home from medical leave

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari on Friday returned home from London, according to local media reports. Mr. Buhari traveled to London in January for medical check-up and had to extend his medical leave sparking speculations about his…