China Dares Trump, Defies US With New Europe Trade Ties

February 19, 2017, 10:50 pm 0

Economic relations between China and the European Union may have entered a new era. EU officials announced an early international summit in Brussels to forge new trade ties with Beijing amid protectionist rhetoric from President Donald Trump. ....

Russia Has Declared War on Pornography, Bans Three Major Porn Websites

February 12, 2017, 11:26 pm 0

This week, the popular porn company Brazzers was placed on Russia’s infamous “blocklist,” becoming the third porn site in the last six months to be banned by the....

Russia 'Considering Returning Whistleblower Edward Snowden to the US' - reports

February 10, 2017, 10:32 pm 0

Russia is considering returning Edward Snowden to the United States as a gift to Donald Trump, it has been claimed. Citing unnamed US intelligence sources, NBC News said Moscow is willing to hand the whistleblower over to the America....

Americans Renouncing Citizenship Reaches Record High

February 10, 2017, 10:22 pm 0

A record number of Americans abandoned their US citizenship last year, according to official figures. Statistics published by the US Federal Register showed that 5,411 people gave up their nationality, an increase of 26 ....

Earthquake : At Least Six Dead as Earthquake Rocks Philippines

February 10, 2017, 10:08 pm 0

A powerful nighttime earthquake in the southern Philippines killed at least six  people, injured more than 120 others, damaged buildings and an airport and knocked out power, officials said Saturday. The late Friday qua....

President Trump’s First Military Operation In Yemen Ends Disastrously

February 4, 2017, 2:35 am 0

The U.S. military said on Wednesday, February 1, 2017  it was looking into whether more civilians were killed in a raid on al Qaeda in Yemen on the weekend, in the first operation authorised by President Donald Trump as commander in chief. ....

Terrorism: Machete-wielding Man Shot Outside Louvre in France

February 3, 2017, 3:22 am 0

A soldier on Friday shot and wounded a man armed with a machete who was trying to enter the Louvre museum in central Paris, police said. Police sources told the Reuters news agency that the man had been trying to get into the museum'....

Attorney-General Sally Yates Fied By Trump for Refusing to Enforce Travel Ban

January 31, 2017, 12:13 am 0

New York – U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday night fired acting Attorney-General Sally Yates for refusing to enforce his Refugee Order designed to protect the citizens....

UK Petition To Stop President Trump State Visit Hits 1 Million

January 30, 2017, 2:31 am 0

For weeks, British lawyer Graham Guest's petition to prevent US President Donald Trump from shaking Her Majesty's hand pretty much lay dormant. But now more than a million people have signed it, and that number is rising fast.....

US Judge Stops Deportation Under President Trump's Muslim Ban

January 29, 2017, 8:52 pm 0

A federal judge issued an emergency order Saturday night [January 28, 2017] temporarily barring the U.S. from deporting people from nations subject to President Donald Trump’s travel ban, saying travelers who had been detained had a strong argum....

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto Canceled Meeting With Donald Trump Over Wall

January 26, 2017, 3:59 pm 0

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto announced Thursday that he canceled a meeting with President Donald Trump that had been scheduled to take place on Jan. 31 in Washington. Peña Nieto had faced intense pressure from ....

President Trump Reverses US Funding of Abortion Through NGOs

January 26, 2017, 2:19 am 0

President Donald Trump signed an executive action on Monday reinstating the so-called Mexico City Policy, which bars international non-governmental organizations that perform or promote abortions from receiving US government funding.....

Trump About To Limit Muslim Entry Into US, Halt Syrian Refugee Admission

January 26, 2017, 12:42 am 0

President Donald Trump is preparing to issue an executive order dramatically restricting refugee admissions to the U.S. and denying visas to individuals from countries his administration deems high-risk, according to congressional and advo....

No Charges For Los Angeles Police Officers Who Killed Unarmed Black Man

January 25, 2017, 5:50 am 0

Two Los Angeles police officers who fatally shot an unarmed black man described by his lawyer as mentally challenged will face no criminal charges over the 2014 killing, the district attorney said on Tuesday, calling their actions "legally....

White House Vowed To Fight the News Media "Tooth and Nail" Over Attacks on Trump

January 23, 2017, 4:39 pm 0

The White House vowed on Sunday, January 22, 2017 to fight the news media “tooth and nail” over what it sees as unfair attacks, with a top adviser saying the Trump administration had presented “alternative facts” to counter low inauguratio....

Activists Chain Themselves to Trump's Inauguration Checkpoints

January 21, 2017, 12:18 am 0

Disorder has broken out in Washington DC amid tight security ahead of Donald Trump....

President Donald Trump’s Inaugural Speech; ‘America Will Always Be First’

January 20, 2017, 12:09 pm 0

Chief Justice Roberts, President Carter, President Clinton, President Bush, President Obama, fellow Americans and people of the world, thank you. We, the citizens of America, are now joined in a great national effort to rebuild our count....

Edward Snowden Thanks Obama As He Commutes The Sentence of Chelsea Manning

January 18, 2017, 3:03 am 0

President Barack Obama on Tuesday overruled his secretary of defence to commute the sentence of former Army soldier Chelsea Manning, who was convicted of stealing and disseminating 750,000 pages of documents and videos to WikiLeaks. The ....

PHOTO: Moses Kuria Spotted With Raila Odinga in Nairobi

January 16, 2017, 11:55 pm 0

- The mass voter registration exercise has commenced countrywide - Raila Odinga and Moses Kuria attended the launch of the exercise at KICC Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria joined opposition leader....

Breaking: Turkish Cargo Plane From Hong Kong Crashes Into Homes

January 15, 2017, 11:18 pm 0

A Turkish cargo plane from Hong Kong has crashed in Kyrgyzstan, killing at least 32 people, most of them on the ground, say officials. The Boeing 747 crashed into homes near Manas airport, about 25km (15 miles) north of the capital, Bish....

"Yahya Jammeh’s Last Day in Office Remains 19 January" – Togo President

January 15, 2017, 2:30 am 0

Leaders meeting at a Franco-African summit in the Malian capital Bamako on Saturday, January 14, 2017 said that President Yahya Jammeh needs to leave office on January 19, the date they hope to solve the Gambian political crisis, Radio France Inte....

Trump Sacks Government Officials Appointed By Obama

January 15, 2017, 12:32 am 0

Ahead of his inauguration, President-elect Donald Trump has sacked some of the of U.S. government officials appointed by President Barack Obama. The purge is in a bid to wipe the slate clean, Sydney Morning....

Yahya Jammeh Ready to Dialogue ; "I'll Do My Part to Resolve This Impasse"

January 12, 2017, 8:01 pm 0

  President Yahya Jammeh Tuesday told Gambians that he is ready to enter dialogue with the opposition and resolve the simmering political dispute in the country. In a late televised address to the nation, Mr Jammeh said although he stil....

Ghana’s Immediate Past President Mahama Withdraws Request to Retain Official Residence

January 12, 2017, 12:15 am 0

Ghana’s immediate past President John Mahama has withdrawn his request to retain his Cantonments official residence and also to use Bungalow No. 6, 3rd Avenue, Ridge in Accra as office, ....

Lawyer SIimon Lilan Who Filed a Case to Stop Mark Too’s Burial is Missing

January 11, 2017, 1:27 am 0

LAWYER SIMON Lilan who filed a case to stop Mark Too’s burial goes missing, his family says he was last seen in Eldoret town on Monday. More details to come .....   Last update from Lawye....

The Gambia: Yahya Jammeh Prepares For War, Hire Mercenaries

January 10, 2017, 1:00 am 0

Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has hired mercenaries in preparation for war as he promised not to step down after losing last month's election. The West African group of nations Ecowas has threatened to oust Mr Jammeh by force if he ....

Too's Funeral: Moi Stood Up To Ruto And Threw Veiled Jabs At Him

January 9, 2017, 10:02 pm 0

- When he took to the podium to address the multitude that had congregated for Mark Too's funeral, Gideon Moi took the chance to throw shade at his nemesis, DP Ruto - Apart from impressing the locals with his....

Obama: I Never Underestimate Vladimir Putin

January 8, 2017, 11:22 pm 0

President Obama said in an interview that he did not misjudge the potential threats of Vladimir Putin, despite the U.S. intelligence report that the Russian president personally ordered an “influence campaign” to meddle in the U.S. presidentia....

Prison Riot Sees Nearly 100 deaths in a Week, Brazil Government Seeking for Solution

January 8, 2017, 11:01 pm 0

Brazil’s government is struggling to cope with overcrowded and violent prisons that have seen nearly 100 inmates killed within a week, with many beheaded and dismembered.....

Heavy Security Deployed at the Late Mark Too's Home

January 8, 2017, 3:58 am 0

- Heavy security has been deployed at the late Mark Too's home ahead of his funeral slated for Monday, January 9 - The family lawyer had previously sought a court order to halt the funeral until investigation....

Raila Odinga Demands Investigation Into the Mysteries Surrounding KCSE Results

January 8, 2017, 3:48 am 0

Opposition leader Raila Odinga has demanded a full-fledged investigation into the mysteries surrounding last year’s Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE). Raila wants President Uhuru Kenyatta to form a commission of inquiry t....

5 Dead, 8 Wounded in Gunfire at Fort Lauderdale Airport, Florida

January 7, 2017, 1:37 am 0

A gunman opened fire in the baggage claim area of Terminal 2 at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport Friday afternoon, killing at least five people and sparking hours of chaos at the airport. Esteban Santiago, 26, arrived at t....

Queen Elizabeth Almost Shot By Palace Guard

January 6, 2017, 6:00 pm 0

Queen Elizabeth II of England was almost shot by one of her own guards while she took a late-night stroll through palace grounds, it has been reported. The guard is said to have shouted into the darkness when he spotted a figure walking ....

Chief Justice David Maraga Has Reshuffled Judges Months After Taking Over

January 6, 2017, 3:15 pm 0

Chief Justice David Maraga has reshuffled judges months after taking over from Willy Mutunga. Maraga said the changes affecting judges of the High Court and courts of equal status will take effect from June 2. Below is the list....

Police Release Photo of Turkey Attack Suspect

January 2, 2017, 11:49 pm 0

State of emergency to be extended for as long as needed, deputy PM says, as victims of Reina shooting are laid to rest. Turkish police have released a photo of the main suspect in the New Year's Eve attack on a popul....

Pilot Passed Out in Cockpit, Accused of Being Drunk

January 2, 2017, 4:13 am 0

A pilot who allegedly passed out in the cockpit of a Boeing 737 in Canada was arrested on suspicion of being drunk, police said. Capt. Miroslav Gronych was "behaving oddly before he became unconscious in the cockpit" on Saturday, Calgary....

ECOWAS Decision is “a Declaration of War”- Yahya Jammeh

January 2, 2017, 12:00 am 0

President Yahya Jammeh says the West African community’s decision to send troops into The Gambia to force him to accept defeat in last month’s presidential election, is “a declaration of war”. Leaders from the Eco....

Breaking: Gunman 'Dressed as Santa' Kills 39 in Istanbul, Turkey

January 1, 2017, 3:05 am 0

A gunman reportedly dressed in a Santa costume killed at least 39 people, including 16 foreigners, at a famous nightclub in Istanbul during New Year's Eve celebrations, The Telegraph reports. Accord....

'I Threw a Man Out of a HELICOPTER' - President of Philippines

December 30, 2016, 12:31 am 0

The President of the Philippines admitted to killing a man by throwing him out of a helicopter - and vows he would do the same again. President Rodrigo Duterte admitted to l....

Romania’s President Rejects Muslim Candidate For Prime Minister

December 29, 2016, 12:56 am 0

Romania’s President Klaus Iohannis has rejected the left-wing Social Democrats’ candidate for prime minister, Sevil Shhaideh, who would have been the EU nation’s first female and Muslim prime minister. President Iohannis has not el....

Two Arrested in Germany for Planning an attack on a Shopping Centre

December 23, 2016, 12:25 am 0

Two men have been arrested in Germany on suspicion of planning an attack on a shopping centre in Oberhausen near the Dutch border, police say. The brothers, aged 31 and 28 and born in Kosovo, were detained early on Friday in Duisburg.....

German Police: Ramming of a Truck Into a Crowd is a Terrorist Attack

December 20, 2016, 12:35 am 0

German police said Tuesday that the driver who rammed a truck into a crowded Christmas market in the heart of the German capital, killing at least 12 and injuring nearly 50 others, did so intentionally and that they are investigating a suspected ....

"Jammeh Must Go" - ECOWAS Leaders

December 19, 2016, 2:15 am 0

Leaders of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, have sent an unmistakable signal to President Yahya Jammeh of Gambia that they would not allow him to stay longer than 18 January in power. The leaders at their meeting in....

UN Envoy Says Jammeh Must Leave Power On January 19

December 16, 2016, 3:57 am 0

The United Nations Special Representative for West Africa said on Wednesday, December 14, 2016 that Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh would be “strongly sanctioned” if he sought to remain in power after his mandate ends next month. L....

Daughter of Former President Shot Dead By Her Husband

December 16, 2016, 3:04 am 0

Valentina Guebuza, the influential businesswoman daughter of former Mozambican President Armando Guebuza, was shot dead by her husband in their apartment in a wealthy neighbourhood of the capital, Mozambican police said on Thursday, December 15, 2....

Gambia: Jammeh Rebuffs ECOWAS Leaders, Soldiers Take Over Electoral Commission HQ

December 14, 2016, 1:58 am 0

Gambian President Yahya Jammeh’s ruling party challenged his defeat in a Dec. 1 election at the Supreme Court on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 as West African leaders failed to reach a deal that would see him accept the result and end a deepening p....

Slain Will Smith Widow: My husband is Not the Aggressor

December 7, 2016, 9:49 pm 0

The widow of NFL star Will Smith took the stand Tuesday at the murder trial of her husband's killer, disputing the defense claim that Smith was the aggressor and telling the jury, "He didn't have to do that to my baby." Racquel S....

Thousands Protested Against Proposed Abortion Law in Malawi

December 6, 2016, 8:54 pm 0

Members of various religious groups in Malawi held street protests Tuesday against a proposed law that would expand women’s ability to terminate a pregnancy. The country's existing law allows only pregnant mothers whose lives are in danger t....

Germany Angela Merkel to Spend £2.52 Billion on Deporting Half a Million Migrants

December 6, 2016, 11:11 am 0

ANGELA Merkel will have to spend £2.52billion on deporting half a million migrants from Germany by the end of next year, a new report has revealed. Angela Merkel's government will have to pay £2.52bn to deport half a million refu....

Trump To Nominate Ben Carson To Lead U.S. housing, urban Department

December 5, 2016, 3:59 am 0

President-elect Donald Trump intends to nominate retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson to run the Department of Housing and Urban Development, an unconventional choice that underscores Trump’s willingness to forgo traditional policy expertise in some ....

Italy referendum: PM Matteo Renzi Resigns After Referendum Defeat

December 4, 2016, 9:18 pm 0

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has resigned after suffering a heavy defeat in a referendum over his plan to reform the constitution. In a late-night news conference, he said he took responsibility for the outcome, and said the No camp must n....

Brazil Football Team In Colombia Plane Crash

November 29, 2016, 1:10 am 0

A Plane carrying 81 people, including a top Brazilian football team, has crashed on its approach to the city of Medellin in Colombia, officials say. Reports say there are 25 dead and six survivors. The chartered aircraft, flying from Bolivia....

Trump calls Castro ‘brutal dictator’

November 26, 2016, 10:57 pm 0

Cuba’s former leader Fidel Castro was a “brutal dictator”, US President-elect Donald Trump has said, hours after the 90-year-old’s death was announced. Trump, who takes office in January, said he hoped Cubans could move towards a....

BREAKING NEWS: Pope Francis Grants Catholic Priest Power To Forgive Abortions

November 22, 2016, 2:10 am 0

Pope Francis has extended the powers of Catholic priests to forgive abortions, making the announcement in an apostolic letter released on Monday, November 21, 2016. It continues a special dispensation granted last year for duration of th....

Crude Oil Prices Could Jump to $55 a Barrel if an Agreement is Reached – Iran Oil Minister

November 20, 2016, 1:38 am 0

Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh expressed optimism on Saturday about an upcoming OPEC meeting and said crude prices could jump to $55 a barrel if an agreement is reached and non-OPEC producers co-operate, according to ....

Donald Trump Agrees to Pay $25 million to Settle Lawsuits Against Trump University

November 19, 2016, 2:19 am 0

The deal will keep the president-elect from having to testify in a trial in San Diego that was set to begin November 28. The settlement ends a suit brought by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, as well as two class action suits....

"I Will Take $1 Salary As President" - Donald Trump

November 16, 2016, 5:13 pm 0

President-elect Donald Trump is joining the list of leaders who pass on a paycheck. He recently told 60 Minutes, “No, I’m n....

Director Fired After Calling Michelle Obama ‘An Ape In Heels’ On Facebook

November 16, 2016, 1:36 am 0

A nonprofit director and a mayor in the town of Clay, West Virginia, are under fire for a racist Facebook post about Michelle Obama, according to the Charleston Gazette-Mail. Pamela Ramsey Taylor, who was the director of Cl....

I Will Deport or Jail 3 Million Illegal Migrants - Donald Trump

November 13, 2016, 8:52 pm 0

US President-elect, Donald Trump, has said  his government  will deport or jail up to three million illegal migrants in the first few Months of his administration. Those targeted would be migrants with criminal records, such as gang me....

After an Historic White House Meeting Trump Calls Obama 'A Very Good Man'

November 10, 2016, 11:28 pm 0

President Barack Obama welcomed President-elect Donald Trump to the White House Thursday, November 10, 2016 as both men put past antagonisms aside in a time honored ritual epitomizing the peaceful transfer of political power. Three days ....

President Trump

November 9, 2016, 12:48 am 0

Donald Trump will become the 45th president of the United States, CNN projects, a historic victory for outsiders that represents a stunning repudiation of Washington's political establishment. The billionaire real estate magnate and ....

Trump's (Victory) Speech Will Seek to Unite America

November 8, 2016, 10:28 pm 0

 Trump speech will seek to unite America A Donald Trump source says his victory speech just will be "gracious" -- he will reach out to those who didn't vote for him and say it's time to come together The speech was w....

US Election: Trump Closer to 270 on the Map

November 8, 2016, 10:16 pm 0

A sense of disbelief among top donors has given way to a sense of resignation that the presidency has slipped away from Hillary Clinton. "There is no optimism left here," one donor tells CNN, describing the feeling as shellshocked. ....

France Identifies Suspected Coordinator of Paris, Brussels Terror Attacks

November 8, 2016, 5:32 am 0

Investigators have identified the suspected coordinator of both the Paris and Brussels terror attacks as Oussama Atar, a French intelligence source has told the media., Atar, also known as "Abu Ahmad," is a cousin of the El Bakraoui brothers who b....

Closing Arguments: Trump pledges jobs, security; Clinton sounds unity message in final push

November 7, 2016, 7:52 pm 0

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton barnstormed the country on election eve Monday to deliver their respective closing arguments before the raucous 2016 presidential race goes to the voters, with Trump vowing to make America safe and prosperous again....

Iraqi Man Turned Down an Offer of a New Bulletproof BMW Car Worth $136,000

November 7, 2016, 3:09 pm 0

When Ako Abdulrahman came under attack from ISIS militants advancing around the Iraqi city of Kirkuk, he realized he needed protection. The Kurdish Peshmerga fighter decided to invest in an armored car, but he had little clue the vehicle....

Trump cries foul as FBI clears Clinton

November 7, 2016, 1:12 am 0

Donald Trump has accused the FBI of impropriety after it once again exonerated his rival Hillary Clinton of criminal conduct on her emails. The FBI director said a fresh inquiry into the Democratic candidate's communications found no....

Migrant crisis: 'Hundreds dead' in shipwrecks off Libya

November 3, 2016, 6:14 am 0

More than 239 migrants are believed drowned in two shipwrecks off the coast of Libya, migration officials say. The UNHCR refugee agencyrevealed that only two survivors were brought ashore  the Italian island of Lampedusa, according to i....

Iowa Police Arrest Suspect in ‘ambush-style’ Killings Of Two Officers

November 2, 2016, 9:29 pm 0

A man suspected of killing two police officers sitting in their squad cars in central Iowa was taken into custody Wednesday, according to authorities. In the hours after he was taken into custody, a picture began to emerge of Scott Micha....

Italian Police Busts Nigerian Prostitution Ring

October 25, 2016, 5:11 am 0

Italian Police have arrested 11 Nigerians for allegedly trafficking young women and girls from Nigeria and exploiting them as sex slaves in the southern Italian city of Catania. According to  Antonio Salvago of the Catania Police,who ....

White Powder at Clinton Campaign HQ Tests Negative

October 22, 2016, 1:29 am 0

The white powdery substance that was sent to Hillary Clinton's campaign office in New York tested negative for harmful substances in a preliminary investigation, police said. Clinton campaign workers had opened an envelope containing....

Kenya’s Pesa Zetu Entangled in a Bitter Feud With Former Employees Over Unpaid Wages

October 20, 2016, 4:31 am 0

   Kenya’s Pesa Zetu, a peer-to-peer lending startup is reportedly entangled in a bitter feud with former employees over unpaid wages and expenses they incurred in the line of duty....

An Immigrant Woman Hit With a Beer Mug for Speaking Swahili

October 18, 2016, 10:46 pm 0

A Somali immigrant speaking Swahili while visiting a Minnesota Applebee's last year was left stunned and bleeding when another female customer hit her with a beer mug. This week that customer pleaded guilty to the attack, which police said was....

Saudi to jail overstaying pilgrims

October 17, 2016, 11:41 pm 0

Saudi Arabia on Monday started a crackdown on foreign pilgrims overstaying their Hajj visas, local newspaper Okaz reported.  Offenders will have to pay an equivalent of 13,329 U.S. dollars in fine, face six months in jail and deportation, th....

US sprinter, Tyson Gay loses Daughter In Driveby Shooting

October 16, 2016, 11:24 pm 0

The teenage daughter of US Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay was shot dead on Sunday after a shooting at a restaurant in Lexington, Kentucky, U.S.. Local media reported. Trinity Gay Trinity Gay, 15, – herself a rising track athlete &ndash....

Suspect Arrested in connection with the murder of Nigerian man Adeniyi Lateef Shode in the UK

October 14, 2016, 6:50 am 0

Metropolitan Detectives investigating the 2011 murder of a Nigerian man, arrested a 25-year-old man in the early hours of on Monday, October 10th. Officers from Thames Valley arrested the man on behalf of the Metropolitan Police Service,....

Visa Free Countries For Kenyan Passport

October 12, 2016, 3:12 am 0

Kenyan Passport Visa Free Countries: Kenyan passport is one of the most respected passports in Africa; Kenyan citizens can travel to 33 countries without visa and 29 visa on arrival. Take a look at the 62 visa-free and v....

Trump Doesn't "Want" or "Care" About Having House Speaker Paul Ryan's support

October 12, 2016, 1:18 am 0

Washington (CNN)Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said that he doesn't "want" or "care" about having House Speaker Paul Ryan's support in an interview in which he repeatedly trashed the House speaker, virtual....

Donald Trump Apologized For Lewd and Sexually Aggressive Remarks

October 8, 2016, 2:28 am 0

Donald Trump apologized early Saturday for lewd and sexually aggressive remarks he made a decade ago -- and then made it clear he is girding himself for a nasty political battle. The GOP presidential nominee posted a defia....

Turkey Commences Massive Deportation of Nigerian Students

October 3, 2016, 4:26 am 0

The government of Turkey has commenced a massive deportation of Nigerian students in the country according to news reports. According to Rukkaya Usman, a Nigerian student deported from the country, said the Turkish government did not g....

US Salutes Nigerians on Independence Anniversary

October 1, 2016, 10:46 am 0

The United States of America has congratulated Nigerians on the celebration of  Independence Day on October 1. In a statement by the US Secretary of State, Mr John Kerry, he recalled his recent visit to Nigeria and said he returned to t....

I am a Black Man Who Has Feared Black Men

September 30, 2016, 2:40 am 0

I've been afraid of black men. I've braced myself in the presence of unknown black men, felt myself ready for a potential attack even as all they threw my way was a head bob and a "What's up, brother?" ....

Post-debate Poll: Hillary Clinton Wins Round One

September 27, 2016, 7:13 am 0

Hillary Clinton was deemed the winner of Monday night's debate by 62% of voters who tuned in to watch, while just 27% said they thought Donald Trump had the better night, ....

South Korea Reveals Plan to Kill Kim if Facing Nuclear Threat

September 23, 2016, 4:08 am 0

South Korea has elite troops on standby ready to assassinate Kim Jong Un if the country feels threatened by North Korean nuclear weapons, the country's defense minister revealed this week. Asked in parliament Wednesday if there was a....

How Clues Led to Quick Arrest of Suspected New York, New Jersey Bomber

September 20, 2016, 1:47 am 0

NEW YORK (AP) — The man suspected of planting bombs in a New York neighborhood and a New Jersey seaside town may have aimed to inflict carnage incognito, but he didn’t succeed for long in concealing his identity. Ahmad Khan Rahami pr....

29 People Injured in a New York City Explosion

September 18, 2016, 4:56 am 0

At least 29 people have been injured in an explosion in a crowded district of New York City. The cause of the blast late on Saturday in Chelsea remains unclear. Mayor Bill de Blasio described it as "intentional" but said that there were ....

Buhari to Shop for Investors at UN General Assembly in US

September 16, 2016, 1:59 pm 0

President Muhammadu Buhari will participate in the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) from September 19-23, 2016 in New York, United States. President Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, in a stateme....

US B-1 Bombers Fly Over South Korea in Show of Force

September 13, 2016, 2:31 am 0

Four days after North Korea's fifth and possibly most powerful nuclear weapons test, the US Air Force responded with a show of force on Tuesday, flying two powerful, battle-tested B-1 bombers over South Korea. North Korea claimed Fri....

Hilary Clinton Diagnosed With Pneumonia, Advised to Rest

September 12, 2016, 2:08 am 0

Hillary Clinton has pneumonia, her doctor said Sunday, hours after the Democratic nominee stumbled and exited a 9/11 commemoration ceremony early. The incident seems certain to prompt further scrutiny of Clinton's health and her camp....

Woman Accused of Giving Husband Sleeping Pills Before Her Lover Slit His Throat

September 10, 2016, 4:06 am 0

Police say Sikh Sukhjit Singh, from Derby, was hit in the head by a hammer before having his throat slit while on holiday with his family at his mum's house in India A woman having an affair with her husband's best friend has bee....

Surgeons Perform World's First Eye Operation Using Robot

September 10, 2016, 2:48 am 0

Father William Beaver said he felt completely relaxed with the robot and that movements in the surgeons hand could have given him a haemorrhage. Surgeons have performed a revolutionary eye operation on a 70-year-old priest - thanks to th....

41 Nigerian Students Sue Alabama State University for Treating Them ‘Like Animals’

September 9, 2016, 2:42 am 0

odsgift Moses, Promise Owei, Thankgod Harold, Success Jumbo, Savior Samuel, and 30 more Nigerian students came to America hoping it would be the promised land. It’s only fitting that “Opportunity is here” is the ....

'You Treat Us Like Dogs In Your Country' - Muslim Street Preacher

September 7, 2016, 2:22 am 0

Jobless Krissoni Henderson, 31, allegedly chanted pro-ISIS slogans at terrified student Noor Alneaimi, 38, along with a group of men in robes, as a crowd of 60 gathered in central Birmingham. She told the city’s JPs: “He said, ‘Loo....

Former Senate President Condemns US Congressman's Letter to Kerry, Asks Nigeria to Make Formal Complaints

September 6, 2016, 1:54 pm 0

Former Senate President, Ameh Ebute, has condemned the recent letter by US Congressman, Tom Marino, to US Secretary of State, Mr. John Kerry, in which he made sundry anti-democratic allegations against President Muhammadu Buhari.   Ebu....

Philippines President Duterte Expresses Regret After Calling President Obama "Son of a B-tch"

September 6, 2016, 2:47 am 0

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte is expressing regret after his obscenity-laden rant against President Barack Obama prompted the White House to cancel planned bilateral talks between the two leaders. Duterte, who cursed Obama as a "....

Nigeria, ECOWAS Parliament Strengthen Ties

September 4, 2016, 4:13 pm 0

The Clerk to National Assembly, Alhaji Mohammed Ataba Sani-Omolori has promised a harmonious working relationship with parliaments across the West African region and beyond for the good of democracy and Nigeria in particular. In a statem....

Melanie, Donald Trump’s Wife Sued Daily Mail, a Blogger Over Claims that She Was a Sex Worker

September 3, 2016, 12:58 am 0

Melanie Trump, wife of Donald Trump who is the US Republican nominee for president in the upcoming election, has sued the Daily Mail and a US blogger over claims that she was a sex worker. According to Mrs. Trump’s lawyer, C....

Japan Gives Nigeria $800 million to Fight Malaria, TB, Pledges $30 billion Investments in Africa

August 27, 2016, 8:55 am 0

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed special appreciation to the government of Japan for donating $800 million to the fight against malaria, tuberculosis among other deadly diseases in Nigeria. The contribution was part of the 1.3 b....

Clinton Leads Trump by 5 Points in Reuters/Ipsos poll

August 27, 2016, 1:15 am 0

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton leads her Republican rival Donald Trump by 5 percentage points among likely voters, down from a peak this month of 12 points, according to the ....

Bolivian Deputy Minister of Interior ‘Beaten to Death’ by Striking Miners

August 26, 2016, 2:40 pm 0

Striking miners in Bolivia kidnapped and beat to death the country’s deputy interior minister yesterday after he went to ­mediate in a bitter conflict over mining laws. Interior Minister Carlos ­Romero called it a “cowardly and bru....

Italy Earthquake: Death Toll Passes 240

August 25, 2016, 6:02 am 0

The death toll in the Italian earthquake stands at 241 as thousands of rescuers continue efforts to find survivors. Dozens are believed trapped in ruined Amatrice, Accumoli and Pescara del Tronto, in mountainous central Italy. ....

The 10 Wealthiest Countries In the World (as of June 2016).

August 24, 2016, 4:24 am 0

The following table ranks the top 10 countries in the world by “total individual wealth” held (as of June 2016). “Total individual wealth” refers to the private wealth held by all the individuals in each country.....

Indian Politician Demands To Be Carried Through Ankle Deep Water While Inspecting Floods That Killed Hundreds

August 23, 2016, 3:52 am 0

A TOP Indian politician has been mercilessly mocked on Twitter – after he was carried through ankle deep water to inspect the devastation caused by deadly floods which have killed HUNDREDS. Shivraj Singh Chouhan, chief minister of Madh....

Reporters Restricted From Covering Kerry's Visit

August 22, 2016, 12:01 pm 0

Ahead of the visit by the United States of America's Secretary of State, Mr John Kerry, the Presidency has said that reporters would not be allowed to cover the events. Only photographers and videographers will be allowed to establis....

Donald Trump Owes $650 Million, Twice What He Claimed During Campaign

August 22, 2016, 1:27 am 0

US Republican presidential candidate, Donald Trump in indebted twice the amount he declared in his federal election filings. According to New York Times, the Republican candidate owns companies that are $650 million in debt, a....

Cristiano Ronaldo Shows off His Incredible £1.7million Bugatti Veyron, Owns 19 Cars

August 18, 2016, 4:56 am 0

When it comes to living the high life, the Portuguese superstar doesn’t do things by half – and in this case has left his rivals in the dust. The Real Madrid forward, 31, has been suffering from a knee injury all summer but has bee....

South African Woman Sentenced To 10 Years in Jail For kidnapping a Newborn Baby In 1997

August 16, 2016, 12:35 am 0

A South African woman who kidnapped a 3 day old newborn baby girl while she was sleeping beside her mother in a hospital in Cape Town in April 1997 and raised the girl as her own, was sentenced to 10 years in jail on Monday for kidnapping.....

Imam, His Assistant Shot Dead As They Walked Along a Street In New York

August 14, 2016, 5:36 am 0

An imam and his assistant were shot dead as they walked along a street in the New York borough of Queens. The men were approached from behind by a man who shot them both in the head, a police spokesman said. Imam Maulama Akonje....

Canada: Police Shot Dead a Suspect In An Anti-terror Operation

August 11, 2016, 4:14 am 0

Police have shot dead a suspect in an anti-terror operation in the Canadian province of Ontario, media reports say. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) would only say "action [had] been taken" against a lone suspect. Canad....

Nigeria, Italy Set for Bilateral Agreements on Human Tracking, Extradition

August 7, 2016, 1:20 pm 0

  ‎Nigeria and Italy are close to agreements on mutual legal assistance, transfer of prisoners and extradition. Mr Salihu Isah, the spokesman to the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar M....

Belgium: Man Shouting 'Allahu Akbar' Attacks Two Officers in Charleroi With Machete

August 7, 2016, 1:24 am 0

Two female police officers have been attacked in Belgium by an man wielding a machete and shouting “Allahu Akhbar”. Police in the city of Charleroi said the officers were “not in danger” after the attack outside the local police headq....

Fire kills 13 At a Birthday Party in Rouen, Northern France

August 6, 2016, 6:34 am 0

An explosion and subsequent fire ravaged a bar in northern France early Saturday, leaving 13 people dead and several others wounded, authorities said. Initial reports indicate the explosion in Rouen, Normandy, was accidental, according t....

Moment Cargo Jet Skids off Runway And Smashes Into Busy Road at Italian Airport

August 6, 2016, 4:28 am 0

These amazing pictures show the hulking Boeing 737-400, which was travelling from Paris to Bergamo’s Orio Al Serio airport in northern Italy, after it burst through a barrier at the side of a highway.   The images posted on....

South Africa's Ruling Party ANC Suffered Its Worst Electoral Setback Since Apartheid Ended in 1994

August 5, 2016, 3:59 pm 0

South Africa's governing African National Congress (ANC) has suffered its worst electoral setback since apartheid ended in 1994. With 98% of the votes counted after Wednesday's municipal elections, the party has lost the key batt....

Buhari Seeks ‎More Economic Engagement Between Nigeria, Italy

August 5, 2016, 4:07 am 0

President Muhammadu Buhari has called for more intensive trade and economic engagement between Nigeria and Italy. Speaking Thursday during a courtesy call by Mr. Paolo Gentiloni, the Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Internationa....

London Knife Attack: American Woman Killed, 5 Others Hurt

August 4, 2016, 6:06 am 0

Police said Thursday the victim of a fatal knife attack in central London overnight was an American woman in her 60s and ruled out terrorism as the likely motive. London Metropolitan Police Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley said authori....

Meltdown in Nigeria Affecting West African Countries, Says Talon, Benin Republic President

August 2, 2016, 4:22 pm 0

The economic meltdown in Nigeria is affecting ‎her neighbouring West African countries, the President of Benin Republic, Patrice Talon, said on Monday. Talon, who paid a one-day visit to Nigeria, disclosed this at a joint press briefin....

Buhari Pledges Respect for ICJ's Judgment on Nigeria-Cameroon Border

August 2, 2016, 4:28 am 0

President Muhammadu Buhari ,on Monday, said that his administration will abide by the decision of the International Court of Justice on the Nigeria – Cameroon border. A statement issued by the Senior Special Assistant to the President ....

Gunned Down in Broad Daylight; South African Rising Female Politician Killed on Mandela Day

August 2, 2016, 1:42 am 0

The killing happened in broad daylight. It was Mandela Day, a day many South Africans dedicate to helping others. Khanyisile Ngobesi-Sibisi's car was full of blankets to donate to charity, but as she drove around a bend nea....

Breaking: Russian Helicopter Shot Down, Killing Five on Board in Syria

August 1, 2016, 6:44 am 0

Five Russians on board a military helicopter were killed when it was shot down by rebels in northern Syria, Russia has said. The Mi-8 transporter came down in Idlib province. It was carrying three crew and two officers, Russia's defe....

They Came To Kenya As Refugees And They Left As Olympians

August 1, 2016, 4:10 am 0

Ngong, Kenya It's early morning in the Ngong Hills, on the edge of the Great Rift Valley, and a group of athletes huddle together in prayer in tracksuits and long pant....

Multiple Victims Reported From Active Shooter in Austin, Texas

July 31, 2016, 1:53 am 0

An active shooter in the Texas capital of Austin has left multiple victims, police said in a message on Twitter early on Sunday as local media reported one person had been killed. "Active shooter incident downtown, multiple victims. Stay....

Melania Trump’s Website Disappeared After Allegations She Lied About Her Education

July 30, 2016, 2:32 am 0

In a statement posted to Twitter, Melania Trump said her website was taken down because it does not accurately reflect her current business and professional interests. “The website in question was created in 2012 and has been removed b....

UPDATE: San Diego, US Police Officer Killing

July 29, 2016, 1:09 am 0

 Police in San Diego surrounded a house Friday located about a half mile from the site of a gunfight that left one officer dead and another seriously wounded. A police officer used a bullhorn to urge a man to leave the house and police ....

French Prosecutors Identified Second Man Involved in the Killing of a Catholic Priest in a church

July 28, 2016, 1:37 am 0

French prosecutors have identified the second man involved in the killing of a priest in a Normandy church on Tuesday as Abdel Malik Petitjean, 19. The other attacker had earlier been named as Adel Kermiche, also 19. The pair w....

Democrats Made Hillary Clinton the First Woman to Head a Major Party Ticket

July 27, 2016, 12:31 am 0

Democrats on Tuesday made Hillary Clinton the first woman to head a major party ticket -- and during an emotional night, her family and supporters asked voters to give her a second look. At the Democratic National Convention in Philadelp....

Northern France Catholic Church Attack: Priest, 84, killed, Attackers Neutralized

July 26, 2016, 4:27 am 0

The hostage killed in an attack on a Catholic church in Normandy, France, on Tuesday was a priest, the Archbishop of Rouen said in a statement. The Rev. Jacques Hamel, 84, was killed during the attack, according to a state....

Breaking : One Killed in Hostage Situation in a Church in Northern France

July 26, 2016, 3:19 am 0

One hostage has been killed in a standoff in a church in the town of Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, in France's Normandy region Tuesday, CNN affiliate BFMTV reports. The standoff is over and the two hostage-takers were neutralized, the Fr....

Machete-wielding Syrian Refugee Hacks Pregnant Woman to Death in Germany

July 24, 2016, 11:50 am 0

A MAN has been arrested by cops in Germany after allegedly killing a pregnant woman and injuring two others by attacking them with a 12-inch machete near a doner kebab stand.  The attack happened in downtown Reutlingen....

Breaking: Kabul, Afghanistan Blast Kills 80 ...... ISIS Claims Responsibility

July 23, 2016, 1:07 pm 0

ISIS is claiming responsibility for killing dozens of people during a peaceful demonstration by a minority group in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday. "I saw tens of people laying down in blood around me and hundreds of people running away fr....

18-Year-old German-Iranian Killed 9 People, Children, and Himself

July 23, 2016, 1:46 am 0

A teenage gunman killed nine people in a shooting rampage at a busy shopping district in southern Germany -- before police found his body on a nearby street, authorities said. The 18-year-old stormed a McDonald's outside the Olympia ....

Breaking: Munich Shooting: Police Operation Underway, At least 6 Dead

July 22, 2016, 1:39 pm 0

At least six people were killed Friday when gunfire erupted at a shooting center in Munich, Germany, in what a police officials said "looks like a terror attack." At least three attackers were on the loose as the city was under a virtual....

We Must Collaborate to End IDP Crisis, Dogara Tells Niger Parliamentarians

July 20, 2016, 4:52 am 0

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, on Tuesday, urged the government of the Republic of Niger to continue to collaborate with the government of Nigeria to curtail terrorism and work out ways to resettle victims displaced by....

German Terror Attack: Afghan Refugee 'had IS Flag in Room'

July 19, 2016, 1:33 am 0

A hand-painted flag of so-called Islamic State has been found in the room of an Afghan refugee accused of carrying out an axe and knife attack on a southern German train, officials say. The 17-year-old injured four people from Hong Kong,....

Mengo: Nairobi's Illegal 'Fight Club'

July 19, 2016, 12:15 am 0

Kenyan photographer Osborne Macharia has a knack for capturing underground (and wholly fictional) scenes. His series of hip-hop grandpas proved so realistic that his Instagram followers have asked where they can download the subjec....

3 Police Officers Ambushed and Killed in Louisiana

July 17, 2016, 10:15 pm 0

A Missouri man ambushed and killed three law officers and wounded three others in Baton Rouge on Sunday during a time when police nationwide and in the Louisiana city in particular have been on high alert after five officers were killed in a Dalla....

Kenyan Police Officer Goes On Shooting Rampage, Kills Six Police

July 17, 2016, 3:27 am 0

NAIROBI, KENYA—A Kenyan police officer went on a shooting spree Thursday, killing seven colleagues including a hostage response team member before the standoff ended in a shootout, a police report said. The suspect, Abdihakim Maslah, w....

Turkey Military Coup is Over: At least 165 People Died and 1,440 Injured

July 16, 2016, 3:46 am 0

After a night of explosions, gunfire and tanks rolling along the streets, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told Turkey Saturday that an attempted military coup was over and the government was in charge. However, the sounds of fighting were....

Erdogan: Turkey coup bid 'an act of treason'

July 15, 2016, 8:57 pm 0

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan appeared early on Saturday among a crowd of supporters at Istanbul's main airport, footage broadcast on local media showed, hours after a dramatic attempt by an army faction to topple the government.....

Turkey’s Military Declares Coup As Soldiers Are Deployed Across Country

July 15, 2016, 3:42 pm 0

STANBUL ― The Turkish military declared late Friday that it had taken over the country, triggering confusion and terror across the nation. A military statement read on TV said armed forces have seized power, citing concerns about risin....

Lorry Driver Who Killed 84 in France Named as Convicted Criminal Born in Tunisia

July 15, 2016, 3:43 am 0

Terrorist drives through crowds celebrating Bastille Day in Nice Lorry speeds for 2km, killing 84 people - including 10 children Witnesses say driver zigzagged to kill as many....

France Attack: At last 84 Killed During Bastille Day Celebrations

July 14, 2016, 4:14 pm 0

Summary A lorry has struck a crowd during Bastille Day celebrations in the southern French city of Nice At least 80 people are dead, prosecutors say The driver of the lorry was shot dead, French media repor....

British Prime Minister Theresa May's Cabinet

July 14, 2016, 3:55 am 0

Michael Gove has been sacked from the government as Prime Minister Theresa May puts together her new team, in her first full day in Downing Street. Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has also gone, as well as Culture Secretary John Whittin....

UK Citizens Enquiring About Polish Passport Rockets by 10,000% Since the EU Referendum

July 12, 2016, 3:48 am 0

The number of Brits enquiring about qualifying for a Polish passport has rocketed by 10,000 per cent since the EU referendum. The Polish Embassy says those fearing the impact of Brexit on their ability to travel around Europe have i....

David Cameron Resigns Wednesday as Theresa May Becomes British PM

July 12, 2016, 1:49 am 0

British Prime Minister David Cameron is to resign Wednesday, paving the way for Home Secretary Theresa May to take the reins. May was officially named Conservative Party leader and successor to Cameron "with immediate effect" Monday, sai....

He Was Booed, Now Bidding Farewell to Downing Street: David Cameron's Last 72 hours as Prime Minister

July 12, 2016, 1:30 am 0

David Cameron will make his last appearance at Prime Minister’s Questions on Wednesday before formally resigning the premiership in his last official meeting with the Queen at Buckingham Palace. “We will have a new prime minister in....

Buhari Appeals to South Sudan's Warring Factions to Embrace Peace

July 11, 2016, 2:56 pm 0

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday, appealed to the warring factions in South Sudan to give peace a chance. Buhari, who made the call while receiving  the African Unity (AU) Envoy on the Peace Fund, Dr. Donald Kaberuka, in Abuja, al....

Five Countries Where Most Police Officers Don't Carry Guns

July 8, 2016, 3:29 pm 0

LONDON — It has been another week of devastating gun violence in the United States: 37-year-old Alton Sterling and 32-year-old Philando Castile were both fatally shot by police officers in separate incidents which sparked outrage across th....

Breaking: Five Officers Killed During Protests Against Police in Dallas, America

July 8, 2016, 4:15 am 0

Shooters killed five officers during protests against police in downtown Dallas, marking the deadliest incident for U.S. law enforcement since September 11, 2001. The gunfire started Thursday night as demonstrators marched against the ....

Carnage in Dallas as Four Gunmen Shoot 11 Police Officers - Killing At least Four

July 7, 2016, 11:47 pm 0

Four gunmen have shot 11 police officers - killing four - and may have planted bombs 'all over' downtown Dallas  Snipers fired from 'elevated positions', picking off officers 'ambush....

Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 6 Years in Prison for Girlfriend's Murder

July 6, 2016, 5:27 am 0

During his sentencing hearing in June, Pistorius hobbled across the court without his prosthetic legs, weeping as defense attorney Barry Roux argued that he was a broken man who deserved leniency. "He suffers from an anxiety disorder. ....

Hillary Clinton 'Extremely Careless' But No Charges Recommended - FBI Director

July 6, 2016, 12:43 am 0

FBI Director James Comey said Tuesday that he would not recommend charges against Hillary Clintonover her use of private email servers while secretary of state, removing a huge shadow hovering over her presidential campaign. But Comey a....

EgyptAir Crash: Voice Recorder Indicates Fire on Doomed Plane

July 6, 2016, 12:36 am 0

Investigators trying to piece together what caused EgyptAir Flight 804 to plunge into the Mediterranean Sea now have another clue. The plane's cockpit voice recorder indicates there was a fire on the aircraft before it crashed -- and....

Buhari Condoles with Saudi Authorities over Bombing

July 5, 2016, 11:07 am 0

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned last Monday's suicide bombing in Madinah, Saudi, Islam's second holiest city. President Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, said Buhari, while condoling with Saudi authoritie....

Buhari Condemns Bomb Attacks on Turkish Airport

June 30, 2016, 1:39 pm 0

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the recent terrorists attacks on Ataturk Airport in Turkey, during which dozens of people from around the world lost their lives.  In a letter to his Turkish counterpart a day after the incident,....

Breaking: Istanbul airport attack: 36 dead, 147 injured, Turkish officials say

June 29, 2016, 2:33 am 0

Update on Nationalities; Ukranian 1, Iranian 1   Istanbul, Turkey Gunshots, screams and explosions pierced the air Tuesday as three terrorists armed with bombs and guns killed at least 36 peopl....

The Impact of Brexit on Nigeria, Kenya South Africa

June 29, 2016, 1:09 am 0

in this special report, EXX Africa Admin analyses the impact of ‘Brexit’ on three of the United Kingdom (UK)’s most important African markets – Nigeria, South Africa and Kenya. The UK vote to leave the EU was based on a non-bindi....

South Africa's Treasury Orders Zuma to Pay Back $500,000 of Public Funds

June 28, 2016, 1:06 am 0

South Africa's Treasury has recommended that President Jacob Zuma should pay back more than $500,000 of public funds spent upgrading his private residence with facilities including a chicken coop and a swimming pool. The Treasury sai....

United Kingdom Politics Plunges into Chaos Following "Leave EU" vote

June 26, 2016, 9:24 pm 0

The leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party has vowed not to step down amid challenges to his leadership as the fallout from the UK's momentous vote to leave the European Union continues. Eleven senior MPs resigned from Labou....

British Prime Minister to Quit After UK Votes to Leave the EU

June 24, 2016, 5:09 am 0

Prime Minister David Cameron is to step down by October after the UK voted to leave the European Union. Speaking outside 10 Downing Street, he said "fresh leadership" was needed. The PM had urged the country to vote Remain but ....

Muslim Officer Sues New York Police Dept. Over No-Beard Policy

June 22, 2016, 11:51 pm 0

In the debate over beards in business settings, the New York Police Department officially stands opposed, with limited exceptions for officers seeking a medical or religious accommodation. The department’s no-beard policy, as it is kno....

Bomb Alert in Brussels, Man Arrested

June 21, 2016, 12:00 am 0

Brussels bomb alert after man arrested in city shopping centre, security agency says This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for the fullest version. ....

US Senate Rejects Gun-control Measures After Orlando Shooting

June 20, 2016, 11:49 pm 0

The U.S. Senate on Monday rejected four measures restricting gun sales after last week's massacre in an Orlando nightclub, dealing a bitter setback to advocates who have failed to get even modest gun curbs through Congress despite repeated mas....

Woman Drops SEVEN Dress Sizes and Transforms Into Bodybuilder by Weightlifting Bottles

June 19, 2016, 1:11 am 0

AN OBESE housewife who comfort ate because she was bored shed FIVE stone without leaving the home – and credits it to  weightlifting canned goods and detergent. Two years ago Tiffany Hatfield, from Daytona Beach, Florida, USA, weigh....

Meet the hip hop grandpas of Nairobi

June 17, 2016, 4:35 am 0

They're known as Kabangu, and they're a group of hip hop grandpas who've been around since the 1980s -- or so it appears. This ultimate band of "true hip hop heads" allegedly double as security guards by night in Kariobangi -....

Tributes paid in memory of killed British Member of Parliament

June 17, 2016, 2:03 am 0

Tributes have been paid around the world to Labour MP Jo Cox, who died after being shot and stabbed. The 41-year-old was attacked after holding a constituency surgery in Birstall, West Yorkshire on Thursday. Among those who hon....

Buhari Condoles Ghanaian President over Mother's Death

June 15, 2016, 8:30 am 0

Buhari Condoles Ghanaian President over Mother's Death   President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday commiserated with President John Mahama of Ghana on the death of his mother, Hajia Abiba Nnaba. In a statement by h....

"Orlando Attacker Had Hatred in His Heart" - Father

June 13, 2016, 1:19 am 0

The father of a gunman who killed 50 people in an Orlando gay club says he did not know that his son had "hatred in his heart". Omar Mateen killed 50 people and wounded 53 more in the deadliest mass shooting in recent US history, before ....

US Gunman Pledged Allegiance to ISIS

June 12, 2016, 4:06 pm 0

Orlando, Florida (CNN)An American-born man who'd pledged allegiance to ISIS gunned down 50 people early Sunday at a gay nightclub in Orlando, the deadliest mass shooting in the United States and the nation's worst terror attac....

At least 50 Dead in Worst Mass Shooting in U.S. History

June 12, 2016, 8:33 am 0

Orlando, Florida (CNN)Fifty people were killed inside Pulse, a gay nightclub, Orlando Police Chief John Mina and other officials said Sunday morning, just hours after a shooter opened fire in the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. histor....

Public Transportation in Kampala, Does Uber Stand a Chance?

June 12, 2016, 2:59 am 0

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve likely heard quite a bit about Uber by now. The app-based ridesharing service recently launched in Kampala, and like in other cities, it is here to disrupt the transportation system which causes ....

EU Signs Economic Partnership Agreement with Southern African Countries

June 12, 2016, 2:07 am 0

By The Globe The European Union (EU) and six countries of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) has signed an Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA). The agreemeent which was signed in Kasane, Botswana, is first of it....

Lunch with Warren Buffett will cost at least $2.6 million

June 10, 2016, 5:42 pm 0

Bids for the annual charity lunch auction with the Oracle of Omaha reached $2.6 million early Friday. That's already above last year's winning bid of $2.3 million. Bidding on eBay closes at 10:30 p.m. ET Friday. Bids started a....

Live Grenade From a Soldier’s Head

June 10, 2016, 5:12 pm 0

Colombian military doctors have successfully removed a live grenade from the head of a soldier. The object got into his head after one of his colleagues accidentally fired a grenade launcher during a patrol in Arauca, the eastern part....

ISIS HUNTER Machine gun-wielding Angel of Death arrives at the outskirts of Fallujah to take on terror group

June 9, 2016, 4:41 pm 0

A horrifying video has appeared online showing ISIS killer and ‘angel of death’ Abu Azrael firing huge automatic weapons and promising to ‘pulverise’ the terror group.   The muscle-bound militant crusher is part of the....

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