Twitter Permanently Suspends Trump

  Twitter said Friday it has permanently suspended President Donald Trump’s account, citing the risk of further violence following the assault on the US Capitol by his supporters. “After close review of recent Tweets from the @realDonaldTrump account,” Twitter said in a blog post explaining its decision, “we have permanently suspended the account due to … Continue reading Twitter Permanently Suspends Trump

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FA Cup: Liverpool Beat Depleted Aston Villa To Advance

  Liverpool survived a scare from coronavirus-ravaged Aston Villa to reach the FA Cup fourth round with a 4-1 win against opponents missing their entire first-team squad as the pandemic wreaks havoc on English football. Villa fielded a raw side comprised entirely of youth academy players and were without boss Dean Smith after being hit … Continue reading FA Cup: Liverpool Beat Depleted Aston Villa To Advance

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Trump’s Impeachment Is For Congress To Decide, Says Biden

    President-elect Joe Biden on Friday strongly indicated he does not back moves to impeach President Donald Trump, saying the quickest way to get him out of office is through the transition in two weeks. “The quickest way that will happen is us being sworn in on the 20th,” said Biden, who will take … Continue reading Trump’s Impeachment Is For Congress To Decide, Says Biden

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15 Indicted By US Justice Department Over Capitol Violence

    The US Justice Department announced Wednesday that it has indicted 15 people involved in the assault on Congress, including one man accused of possessing bombs made to act like “homemade napalm.” The department said it had arrested several suspects, including Richard Barnett, a supporter of US President Donald Trump who invaded the office … Continue reading 15 Indicted By US Justice Department Over Capitol Violence

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NIN: Minister Blames Nigerians For Flouting COVID-19 Protocols At NIMC Centres

  The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy has blamed Nigerians for flouting COVID-19 protocols while participating in the ongoing National Identity Numbers (NIN) registration nationwide. Speaking during an interview on Channels Television’s Politics Today, Pantami lamented the large number of applicants that throng the offices of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC). “Citizens will … Continue reading NIN: Minister Blames Nigerians For Flouting COVID-19 Protocols At NIMC Centres

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Biden Says Trump Decision To Skip Inauguration A ‘Good Thing’

  US President-elect Joe Biden welcomed Donald Trump’s announcement on Friday that he won’t attend the January 20 inauguration, calling it a “good thing.” “I was told on the way over here that he indicated he wasn’t going to show up at the inauguration,” Biden told reporters in Wilmington, Delaware. “One of the few things … Continue reading Biden Says Trump Decision To Skip Inauguration A ‘Good Thing’

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Biden Promises Economic Help Is On The Way

  US President-elect Joe Biden on Friday introduced the final members of his “worker power” economic team and pledged to provide more help for struggling families and small businesses. Speaking just one day after lawmakers finally certified his election victory following the invasion of the US Capitol by supporters of outgoing president Donald Trump, Biden … Continue reading Biden Promises Economic Help Is On The Way

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Washington’s Capitol Building Fenced In After Riots

  Washington residents looked on in dismay Friday as crews finished erecting a metal fence around the Capitol building following deadly riots that saw President Donald Trump supporters raid the famous complex. The approximately seven-foot-tall fence (about two meters) sealed off the entire Capitol grounds, the scene of Wednesday’s extraordinary events that saw hundreds of … Continue reading Washington’s Capitol Building Fenced In After Riots

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‘Unhinged’ Trump Told To Step Down Or Be Impeached

President Donald Trump was told Friday to step down or face impeachment, as the top Democrat in Congress announced she had discussed with the military how to block the “unhinged” leader from the nation’s nuclear arsenal. As his presidency imploded, Trump signalled a final, unrepentant display of division by announcing on Twitter that he will … Continue reading ‘Unhinged’ Trump Told To Step Down Or Be Impeached

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NIN: Registration Takes Five Minutes At NIMC Offices, Minister Tells Nigerians

  The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, has said that it takes five minutes for each Nigerian to complete the National Identification Number registration at any of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) offices nationwide. He disclosed this on Friday during an interview on Channels Television’s Politics Today. “Each person takes … Continue reading NIN: Registration Takes Five Minutes At NIMC Offices, Minister Tells Nigerians

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