Daily Archives: December 29, 2018

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 …

DRC Protests Hamper Ebola Epidemic Response

GENEVA The World Health Organization says violent protests in DR Congo’s conflict-ridden North Kivu Province are hampering efforts to control the spread of the Ebola virus. Protests erupted Thursday in response to the government’s decision …