In Germany, Chancellor Merkel gets Parliamentary nod for fourth term German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday bagged her fourth, term as Chancellor of Germany since 2005 after Members of Germany’s lower house of parliament Bundestag reelected her to lead the government. In a secret ballot, 364 members of the 709 members voted for Merkel, nine more than the 50% required while 315 voted against her. There were...... read more
Tributes pour in as famous physicist, Stephen Hawking passes on at 76 World famous physicist, Stephen Hawking died at the age of 76 in his Cambridge home on Wednesday, CNN reported. The Briton was known for his work with black holes and relativity, and wrote several popular science books, including ‘A Brief History of Time’. In a statement, his children said: “We are...... read more
BREAKING: Less than 24 hours after visiting Nigeria, Trump, sacks Tillerson Almost mid-air in his flight back home after visiting Nigeria, on Monday, United States President Donald Trump, sacked U.S. Secretary of State, Mr Rex Tillerson, less than 24 hours. The President made this announcement in a tweet on his official Twitter handle @realdonaldtrump He also immediately announced Director of CIA, Mike Pompeo...... read more
Nigerian Judge emerges ICC President *Saraki, Ekweremadu sends congratulation message Senate President Bukola Saraki on Monday congratulated Mr Chile Eboe-Osuji, a Nigerian Judge, on his election as the President of the International Criminal Court (ICC). This is the first time a Nigerian would be elected president of ICC. Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr...... read more
BREAKING: Tragedy, as plane carrying 71 passengers, crashes in Nepal Rescuers, are reportedly pulling out dead bodies from the charred wreckage of the plane, carrying 71 passengers and crew, which crashed on landing at Nepal’s Kathmandu airport, on Monday. BBC is reporting that the plane, operated by Bangladeshi airline US-Bangla, caught fire, which was put out, before the rescue operation. The...... read more
U.S Secretary of state jets into Nigeria, Monday The U.S. Secretary of State, Mr Rex Tillerson, will arrive in Abuja on Monday for his first official visit to Nigeria. A Press Advisory from the U.S. Embassy said Tillerson would hold talks with President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday. “When he arrives, Tillerson will become the highest ranking official in the...... read more
BREAKING: Finally, Trump agrees to meet with N'Korean "Little Rocket Man," Jong-Un President Trump has agreed to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for talks by the end of May, an extraordinary development following months of heightened nuclear tension during which the two leaders exchanged frequent military threats and insults. Kim has also committed to stopping nuclear and missile testing, even...... read more
US to Nigeria, other countries: Be wary of loans from China The United States Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, on Thursday told African countries to be wary of the Chinese government and its loan facilities. Mr. Tillerson warned that African countries should weigh Chinese loans carefully, adding that Washington was not trying to keep Chinese investment away from the continent. The U.S....... read more
We must arm teachers to stop school shooting – Trump *Harps on mental checks on gun owners A staff member with a gun could end an attack "very quickly,” US President Donald Trump, has said, insisting that arming teachers could prevent school shootings like that which left 17 people dead last week in Florida. Trump floated the proposal - long-championed by the powerful National Riffle Association (NRA) gun...... read more
Church of England vicar caught inhaling cocaine, watching porn *“I’m a very happy man.” The Rev Stennett Kirby, 64, smoked the highly-addictive Class A drug and snorted cocaine in shocking scenes at his church-owned home. The respected community figure also watched porn, and chatted about escorts and a trip to Soho to buy liquid chemical poppers, which gives users a head rush. Footage obtained by...... read more
BREAKING: Man gets death sentence for raping, killing six-year-old girl For a 24-year-old depraved man, who raped and finally killed his victim, a six-year-old girl, last month, justice has come as quickly as the situation demands, when he was handed a death sentence for his crime. The incident, which sparked outrage, saw a court in Pakistan slamming the man, identified as...... read more
Bomb scare shuts down London Airport All flights to and from London City Airport were cancelled on Monday after a World War Two bomb was discovered. The bomb was found during pre-planned work at the airport on Sunday morning in the River Thames at George V Dock, the airport management said. “All flights in and out of...... read more
BREAKING: Trump, Jong-un lookalikes thrown out of Olympics games opening President Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un lookalikes were thrown out of the Olympic Games Opening Ceremony – despite calling for world peace. Two people dressed us as the American and North Korean leaders in a stunt that cause something of a commotion when they appeared in the stands at the Olympic...... read more
TRAGEDY: Train crushes woman to death while taking selfie with male friend A woman has been crushed to her death by a moving train while taking a selfie, increasing the number of deaths caused by the new fad associated with the arrival of mobile telephones into the global scene. Reports say that the latest incident happened in Thailand, while the said victim was...... read more
Full text of President Donald Trump's 2018 State of the Union Address Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, the First Lady of the United States, and my fellow Americans: Less than one year has passed since I first stood at this podium, in this majestic chamber, to speak on behalf of the American People -- and to address their concerns, their hopes, and...... read more
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