Angry Asantehene threatens to curse sub chiefs for 'deserting' him
The Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II has lashed out at the paramount chiefs in the Kingdom for failing to speak on his behalf when people made derogatory remarks about him when some royal jewelry he was traveling with in Norway was stolen recently.
Nigeria: Army Blocks Move By Boko Haram to Hoist Flag in Damaturu
Abuja â€” Security operatives of the Joint Task Force have thwarted an attempt by the Boko Haram Islamic sect to hoist what they said would have been their national flag, "a yellow, white and red stripes" with weapons of mass destruction inscribed, at the centre in Damaturu, Yobe State capital which sources said is scheduled to be the headquarters of the Boko Haram nation.
Africa: Tricky Draws for Soccer's Africa Cup of Nations
Hosts South Africa have been handed a tricky draw in the group stages of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations to be played from January 19 to February 10, while Ghana's Black Stars face a tough battle and Nigeria have been drawn in the same group as reigning champions Zambia.