Corruption Charges: Israel’s Netanyahu Asks Parliament For Immunity

  Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday asked parliament for immunity, weeks after the embattled premier was indicted on a range of corruption charges. Netanyahu, Israel’s longest-serving premier, is fighting for his political survival on two fronts — the corruption allegations and stiff opposition from a new centrist party. The immunity request is expected … Continue reading Corruption Charges: Israel’s Netanyahu Asks Parliament For Immunity

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Australia Gives Tourists 48 Hours To Vacate Fire-Ravaged Communities

  Thousands of tourists have been given less than 48 hours to evacuate fire-ravaged coastal communities as Australia braces for a heatwave Saturday expected to fan deadly bushfires. Catastrophic blazes ripped through swathes of the continent’s south-east on New Year’s Eve, killing at least eight people and stranding holidaymakers as seaside towns were ringed by … Continue reading Australia Gives Tourists 48 Hours To Vacate Fire-Ravaged Communities

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Arteta Secures First Win As Arsenal Beat Man Utd

  Mikel Arteta claimed his first win as Arsenal manager in impressive fashion as his side outplayed Manchester United to secure just a second victory in 16 games with a 2-0 win at the Emirates. Nicolas Pepe and Sokratis Papastathopoulos struck before half-time to reward arguably Arsenal’s finest 45 minutes of the season so far. The … Continue reading Arteta Secures First Win As Arsenal Beat Man Utd

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Third Term: APC Never Thought Of Presenting Agenda To President Buhari – Gov Sule

  Nasarawa State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) as a party never thought of presenting the idea of a third term to President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the 2023 presidential election. The governor who was on Channels Television Politics Today said that to the best of his knowledge, … Continue reading Third Term: APC Never Thought Of Presenting Agenda To President Buhari – Gov Sule

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Gabriel Jesus Stars As Man City Beat Everton

  Gabriel Jesus extended his remarkable record against Everton as the Manchester City striker’s second-half brace sealed a 2-1 win on Wednesday. Jesus was handed the start as City manager Pep Guardiola rested Sergio Aguero, but the decision to select the Brazilian ahead of the club’s record goalscorer could easily have been inspired by his … Continue reading Gabriel Jesus Stars As Man City Beat Everton

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Nigeria’s Oldest Surviving World War II Soldier Dies At 101

  The oldest surviving soldier of the Nigerian Army, Pa Adama Aduku is dead. The World War II veteran died on Tuesday at age 101. The news of his death was announced on Wednesday by the Nigerian Army on their official Twitter handle, @HQNigerianArmy According to the post by the Nigerian Army, his death was … Continue reading Nigeria’s Oldest Surviving World War II Soldier Dies At 101

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16 Inmates Die In Mexico Prison Fight

  A prison riot left 16 inmates dead and five wounded in the central Mexican state of Zacatecas on New Year’s Eve, local authorities said Wednesday. Prisoners fought each other using handguns and knives, which were seized after the fight, the Public Security Ministry said. “On Tuesday afternoon a fight occurred inside the Regional Center … Continue reading 16 Inmates Die In Mexico Prison Fight

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Nigerian Air Force Redeploys 76 Senior Officers

  The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has redeployed 36 Air Vice Marshals (AVMs) and 40 Air Commodores (Air Cdres) ) including some Branch Chiefs, Air Officers Commanding (AOCs), Commandants of Tri-Service Institutions, Directors and Commanders. The appointments and redeployments, according to a statement by the Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, … Continue reading Nigerian Air Force Redeploys 76 Senior Officers

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Leicester Keep Title Hope Alive After Newcastle Win

  Leicester kept alive their faint hopes of catching Premier League leaders Liverpool as Ayoze Perez returned to haunt Newcastle in Wednesday’s 3-0 win at St James’ Park. Spanish forward Perez put Leicester ahead nine minutes before the break with his fifth goal since swapping Newcastle for the King Power Stadium in the close-season. James … Continue reading Leicester Keep Title Hope Alive After Newcastle Win

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Air Raid Kills Three In Libya

  Three civilians were killed Wednesday in an air raid on a town south of Libya’s capital Tripoli, a spokesman for the UN-recognised government said. “Three were killed and three wounded in an air raid on Al-Sawani,” Amin al-Hachemi, spokesman for the Tripoli-based Government of National Accord, told AFP. Al-Sawani lies around 25 kilometres (15 … Continue reading Air Raid Kills Three In Libya

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