US To Accelerate Missile Program After INF Treaty Exit

  The United States is to accelerate its development of new cruise and ballistic missile systems following its withdrawal from a nuclear treaty with Russia, the Pentagon said on Friday. Accusing Russia of “sustained and repeated violations” of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said the US had already begun work … Continue reading US To Accelerate Missile Program After INF Treaty Exit

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Republican Lawmaker Ratcliffe Withdrawing As Intel Chief Nominee

  US President Donald Trump said Friday that Congressman John Ratcliffe, his nominee to be the next Director of National Intelligence, was withdrawing from consideration. Trump said Ratcliffe, a Republican lawmaker from Texas, was pulling his name out because he was “being treated very unfairly by the LameStream Media.” Trump said he would announce a … Continue reading Republican Lawmaker Ratcliffe Withdrawing As Intel Chief Nominee

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Qaeda Attack Kills 19 Soldiers In Yemen

  Al-Qaeda gunmen killed 19 soldiers in an attack on an army base in southern Yemen Friday, security officials said, a day after deadly assaults by rebels and a jihadist bomber. The gunmen stormed Al-Mahfad base in Abyan province and remained inside for several hours before military reinforcements came, three security officials told AFP, adding … Continue reading Qaeda Attack Kills 19 Soldiers In Yemen

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Killing Of Priest: Ugwuanyi, Security Agencies, Others Pledge To Apprehend Culprits

  Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, heads of security agencies, religious leaders and other relevant stakeholders in the state, rose from an emergency security meeting at the Government House, Enugu, condemning in its entirety the killing of the Parish Priest of St. James, The Greater, Ugbawka in Nkanu East Local Government Area of the … Continue reading Killing Of Priest: Ugwuanyi, Security Agencies, Others Pledge To Apprehend Culprits

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Brazil captain Alves heads home to Sao Paulo

  After 17 years playing for the top clubs in Europe, Brazil captain Dani Alves has decided to return home, signing a three-year deal with Sao Paulo. A free agent after his contract with French champions Paris Saint-Germain expired in June, Alves explained his decision on a Twitter video posted on the club website. “I … Continue reading Brazil captain Alves heads home to Sao Paulo

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Ogun Police Confirm Kidnap Of Pastors Along Lagos-Benin Expressway

  The Ogun state police command has confirmed the adoption of five persons believed to be clergymen, along Ogbere axis of the Lagos/Benin expressway. According to the police public relations officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, the victims were adopted while travelling from the eastern part of the country when the commercial bus they were travelling in was … Continue reading Ogun Police Confirm Kidnap Of Pastors Along Lagos-Benin Expressway

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FG Postpones Rehabilitation Of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

  The Federal Government has postponed the planned repair works scheduled to begin August 3, 2019 on the Berger to Ogun River axis of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. According to a communique by the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, the rehabilitation has been moved to the second of September. The Federal Controller of Works, … Continue reading FG Postpones Rehabilitation Of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

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Just In: Former INEC Chairman, Jega Joins PRP

    Former National Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Attahiru Jega has joined the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP). In a statement signed by the PRP National Publicity Secretary , Abdul Gombe, says Professor Jega is to chair the Strength, Weakness, Opportunities and Threat (SWOT) analysis Committee of the party in order to … Continue reading Just In: Former INEC Chairman, Jega Joins PRP

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Man Commits Suicide After Shooting Six Dead

  A man suspected of shooting six people dead in Zagreb took his own life on Friday after police tried to arrest him, Croatian authorities said.   Local media reported the suspect was the former spouse of one of the victims, who was killed along with her partner and four members of her family, including … Continue reading Man Commits Suicide After Shooting Six Dead

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Lawmakers With Serious Disabilities Take Seats In Japan Parliament

  Two lawmakers with serious paralysis took their seats in Japan’s upper house on Thursday to cheers from supporters, marking the first time people with severe disabilities have served in the body. Yasuhiko Funago and Eiko Kimura won seats last month in the country’s upper house election and their use of special reclining wheelchairs has required … Continue reading Lawmakers With Serious Disabilities Take Seats In Japan Parliament

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