Biden Brands Capitol Violence ‘Insurrection,’ Demands Trump Call Off Siege

    President-elect Joe Biden on Wednesday denounced the storming of the US Capitol as an “insurrection” and demanded President Donald Trump go on television to call an end to the violent “siege.” “At this hour, our democracy is under unprecedented assault,” the veteran Democrat said in Wilmington, after hundreds of Trump supporters protesting his … Continue reading Biden Brands Capitol Violence ‘Insurrection,’ Demands Trump Call Off Siege

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Trump Tells Supporters To ‘Go Home’ After Storming Of US Capitol

  President Donald Trump told his supporters on Wednesday to “go home” after they stormed the US Capitol following a rally during which he repeated his spurious claims of election fraud. At the same time as he told his supporters to go home, Trump repeated his incendiary allegations that the November 3 election won by … Continue reading Trump Tells Supporters To ‘Go Home’ After Storming Of US Capitol

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Democrats Win Second Georgia Race, Ensuring Party’s Control Of US Senate

  Democrat Jon Ossoff clinched victory in the second Georgia Senate runoff, US networks projected Wednesday, guaranteeing his party control of the body. Ossoff defeated incumbent Republican Senator David Perdue with a nearly 25,000-vote margin, or 0.56 percent, with 98 percent of the expected vote counted, NBC and ABC projected. READ ALSO: Mob Storms US Capitol … Continue reading Democrats Win Second Georgia Race, Ensuring Party’s Control Of US Senate

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One Person Shot, Wounded Inside US Capitol

  A person was shot and wounded Wednesday inside the US Capitol amid chaotic scenes in Washington as supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the building in anger over his election defeat. “One shooting victim was transported from the Capitol,” a person attached to an emergency response unit told AFP, adding that there were “other … Continue reading One Person Shot, Wounded Inside US Capitol

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Trump Tells Supporters To ‘Stay Peaceful’ As Protesters Storm Capitol

  US President Donald Trump called for “peaceful” protests on Wednesday after his supporters stormed the Capitol following a rally during which he urged Congress to reject Democrat Joe Biden’s election victory. “Please support our Capitol Police and Law Enforcement,” Trump said on Twitter more than an hour after protesters breached a security cordon. “They … Continue reading Trump Tells Supporters To ‘Stay Peaceful’ As Protesters Storm Capitol

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Mob Storms US Capitol As Trump Is Accused Of ‘Coup’

  Donald Trump’s supporters on Wednesday stormed a session of Congress held to certify Joe Biden’s win, as a desperate last-minute bid by the president to overturn his election loss sparked chaos and accusations of a “coup” attempt. Hours after an extraordinary rally by Trump challenging his defeat, his flag-waving backers broke down barricades outside … Continue reading Mob Storms US Capitol As Trump Is Accused Of ‘Coup’

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Police Evacuate US Congress Offices Amid Clashes With Pro-Trump Protesters

  Police ordered the evacuation of several office buildings for the US Congress Wednesday as supporters of President Donald Trump broke down security barrricades on the steps of the Capitol. Capitol Police sent orders for Congressional staff to leave the Cannon building and other large offices after Trump called on his followers to protest the … Continue reading Police Evacuate US Congress Offices Amid Clashes With Pro-Trump Protesters

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CAF Champions League: Enyimba Crash Out Despite Victory Against Al Merrikh

  Enyimba on Wednesday crashed out of the CAF Champions League despite a 2-1 home win over Sudanese side, Al Merrikh. The Nigerian team had lost the first leg of the play-off 3-0 and needed to score four goals better than their opponents to make it to the group stage of the continental competition. However, … Continue reading CAF Champions League: Enyimba Crash Out Despite Victory Against Al Merrikh

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Mafia Murders Italian Woman, Feeds Her To Pigs – Reports

  A woman from Italy’s Calabria region was murdered and fed to pigs in 2016 after refusing to give up her land to a neighbour with ties to a mafia clan, local media reported Wednesday citing former gangsters. Maria Chindamo, a 42-year-old businesswoman, became the latest in a long line of people from the region … Continue reading Mafia Murders Italian Woman, Feeds Her To Pigs – Reports

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Be Courageous To Handover Power In 2023, Wike Tells APC

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says Nigerians are earnestly waiting for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to take over power at the federal level in order to enshrine good governance. Governor Wike made the assertion at the inauguration of the 11.53 kilometers Agbonchai-Afam road, connecting Eleme and Oyigbo Local Government Areas, and performed … Continue reading Be Courageous To Handover Power In 2023, Wike Tells APC

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