Germany: Thieves steal 80 Christmas trees
Unknown perpetrators made off with 80 Christmas trees being stored in an empty department store over the weekend. Police estimate that the trees were worth over €1,000.
Rehabilitation work along Lagos-Ibadan exp. way to be suspended by Dec.
Commuters along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway are in for a traffic-free Christmas as the federal ministry of works and housing promises to suspend rehabilitation work on the 15th of December.
Strasbourg attack: Suspected accomplices arrested and charged
Two people have been arrested for supplying weapons to the Strasbourg Christmas market shooter. Meanwhile, the death toll from the attack has risen to five.
German church issues tickets for Christmas services
A church in Essen-Haarzopf wants to avoid turning away people from its Christmas services. Overcrowding last year led the church authorities to decide on a new course of action for six services this year.
London Zoo glows with illuminated animal sculptures for Christmas
Visitors will be able to spot new kind of animals this Christmas when attending a London zoo after dark - creatures that are made out of fairy lights.
Pope Francis celebrates Epiphany at the Vatican
The head of the Catholic church lead followers in the feast of Epiphany which marks the end of the Christmas season.
Actor and politician, Desmond Elliot turns Santa Claus for Christmas
In The Spirit Of Christmas, Film Actor Producer And Director Turned Politician; Desmond Elliot Is Imbibing The Spirit Of The Season In A Special Way As He Takes On The Revered Image Of Santa Clause To Surprise Residents His Constituency With Gifts.
British navy trails Russian warship in North Sea
A British ship escorted a Russian vessel as it passed near UK territorial waters over Christmas, Britain's defence ministry said on Tuesday, adding that Russian naval activity near Britain had increased in the holiday period.
Christmas celebration - Abuja deserted as residents make last minute trips
Christmas celebration - Abuja deserted as residents make last minute trips.