Trump: A History Of Inflammatory And ‘Racist’ Statements

  US President Donald Trump drew fresh accusations of racism Monday after he attacked four ethnic-minority Democrats in Congress, telling them to “go back” where they came from. While Trump denies he is racist, he has a long history of political pandering to white suspicions about other ethnic groups, which many believe helped him win … Continue reading Trump: A History Of Inflammatory And ‘Racist’ Statements

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Xenophobic Attacks: Abike Dabiri Assures Protesters Justice Will Be Served

  Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri, has assured protesting youths that the Xenophobic attacks Nigerians are experiencing in South Africa will be brought to an end. She stated this on  Tuesday while addressing protesters from the National of Nigerian Students (FCT) who came to the South Africa High Commission in … Continue reading Xenophobic Attacks: Abike Dabiri Assures Protesters Justice Will Be Served

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If You Cannot Secure A Country Or Institution, You Cannot Manage It – Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari has decried the activities of criminals who he says are taking advantage of the focus on the north-east region to commit crimes in other parts of the country. The President who met with the executive members of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) in Abuja on Tuesday, however, gave assurance that … Continue reading If You Cannot Secure A Country Or Institution, You Cannot Manage It – Buhari

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One Survivor, Nine Bodies Pulled Out Of Pakistan Mine

  Pakistani authorities said Tuesday they had rescued one miner who survived two days trapped in a coal mine after a fire that killed nine other workers in central Pakistan. An electrical short circuit sparked the blaze on Sunday at the mine east of Quetta, the capital of oil and mineral-rich Balochistan province. Eleven miners … Continue reading One Survivor, Nine Bodies Pulled Out Of Pakistan Mine

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French Minister Resigns In Luxury Dinners Scandal

  A senior French cabinet minister resigned Tuesday after reports accused him of extravagant spending, including on luxury dinners, but lashed out at what he termed a “media lynching.” Environment Minister Francois de Rugy has been under unrelenting pressure for a week after the Mediapart website accused him of hosting friends to opulent meals, complete … Continue reading French Minister Resigns In Luxury Dinners Scandal

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13 Killed As Minibus Plunges Into Gorge In Iran

  Three babies were among 13 people killed Tuesday when a minibus they were travelling in plunged into a gorge in central Iran, state news agency IRNA reported. The brakes of the 1970s Mercedes-Benz failed during a descent in Isfahan province, Khansar city governor Mansour Kamali said. “Ten adults and three babies were killed, and … Continue reading 13 Killed As Minibus Plunges Into Gorge In Iran

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Jos Building Collapse Death Toll Rises To 12

Twelve people have been confirmed dead after a three-storey residential building collapsed following torrential rain in Jos, Plateau State.  The figure was confirmed on Tuesday evening by NEMA’s Head of Rescue Operations, North Central, Mr Nurudeen Musa. Nurrdeen said bodies of four female, eight male persons have been recovered from the rubbles. He added that … Continue reading Jos Building Collapse Death Toll Rises To 12

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Regime Air Raids Kill 11 Civilians In Northwest Syria

    Regime air strikes on Tuesday killed 11 civilians in opposition-held northwest Syria, the target of months of bombardment by the government and its ally Russia, a war monitor said. Three children were among 10 civilians killed in the village of Maar Shureen in the south of Idlib province, said the Syrian Observatory for … Continue reading Regime Air Raids Kill 11 Civilians In Northwest Syria

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Olakunrin’s Murder: Ex-President Jonathan Visits Pa Fasonranti

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday visited Afenifere leader, Pa Reuben Fasoranti after the death of his daughter, Mrs Funke Olakunrin. Jonathan disclosed this in a tweet on his official handle @GEJonathan and shared pictures of his visit.   I was at the residence of Pa Reuben Fasoranti at Akure, Ondo State, to sympathise with … Continue reading Olakunrin’s Murder: Ex-President Jonathan Visits Pa Fasonranti

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PDP Witness Tells Tribunal Atiku Is A Nigerian By Birth

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday called two more witnesses to buttress its point that its candidate, Atiku Abubakar is a Nigerian citizen by birth born on the 25th of November 1946. One of the witnesses Magdiel Samaki told the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal that Jadda, where the PDP presidential candidate in the … Continue reading PDP Witness Tells Tribunal Atiku Is A Nigerian By Birth

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