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Wednesday, February 20, 2019
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BREAKING: US reacts to Postponement of Nigeria’s Elections

The US consulate in Nigeria has reacts to the postponement of Nigeria February 16 General Elections. The Statement read; “The U.S. Embassy fully supports the joint statement by the heads of the ECOWAS and other international...

Kanye West is being Sued by Family of Girl from “Ultralight Beam” Prayer

You’ve probably heard the clip of the little girl praying if you’ve never heard Kanye West‘s “Ultralight Beam.” The video of the little cute girl praying while standing on her mother’s lap in the backseat of a...

World Bank leading the charge on development finance

The World Bank, whose new president is due to be appointed by mid-April, is a global financial organization whose mission is to end extreme poverty by supporting development projects. Managing Director, International Monetary Fund, Ms...

Trump’s Associate, Roger Stone Arrested

Roger Stone is accused of witness tampering, obstruction and false statements about his interactions related to WikiLeaks' release. Roger Stone, a confidant of President Donald Trump, was arrested Friday morning in the special counsel's Russia...

Indonesia frees Christian politician jailed for blasphemy

Indonesia on Thursday 24th, 2019 released the popular former governor of Jakarta from jail, after serving a reduced two-year sentence for blasphemy against Islam, a case that exposed deep religious divides in the world’s...

Turkey says has capacity to create ‘safe zone’ in Syria alone

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu talks during a news conference in Ankara, Turkey January14, 2019. Cem Ozdel/Turkish Foreign Ministry/Handout via REUTERS ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey has the capacity to create a “safe zone” in Syria...

Australia says one of its nationals, a former Chinese diplomat, being held in Beijing

A former Chinese diplomat who has Australian citizenship is being held in residential detention in China, government ministers said, and Canberra was disappointed in how long it took Beijing to notify them after the...

South Africa withdraws corruption charges against Zuma’s son

South African prosecutors on Thursday provisionally withdrew corruption charges against Duduzane Zuma, the son of former president Jacob Zuma. Duduzane Zuma faced charges of corruption and conspiracy to commit corruption related to his dealings with...

T.I. believes Chris Brown is innocent until found guilty of rape allegations

T.I is of the opinion that Chris Brown is innocent of the rape allegation leveled against him until found guilty. The rapper made this known during an interview with TMZ. According to him, he believes Chris...

Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are getting married again

Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are set to get married again .They have set the first weekend in March as the date for their second wedding , TMZ reports. The couple will exchange vows in...

NO LOVE LOST! Rihanna Sues Own Dad Over Illegal Use Of Her Surname

‘Love on the Brain’ singer, Rihanna, has sued her father for allegedly exploiting her name to make money and get rich. Rihanna, whose real name is Robyn Rihanna Fenty, claims her father – Ronald Fenty...

Here Are The Reasons Why Trumps Pictures Appear When You Google The Word Idiot

When you Google for the term "idiot" you will be surprised to find the photos of US president Donald Trump showing up in the search results. Google's CEO Sundar Pichai on Tuesday while appearing before...

‘Indian city’ Brampton to have Canada’s first world-class cricket stadium

TORONTO With its population of cricket-loving immigrants increasing rapidly, the Indian-dominated city of Brampton on the outskirts of Toronto will soon build the first world-class cricket stadium in Canada. Announcing this while addressing members of the...

US Marine Corps planes in midair collision off coast of Japan

(CNN)Rescuers are still searching for five of seven crew members believed to have been on board two US Marine planes that collided mid-air off the coast of Japan in the early hours of...

CIBN urges Nigerians abroad to invest in home country

The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) says it is encouraging Nigerians abroad to contribute to the development of the country’s economy, as part of its advocacy programmes. The president of the institut, Uche...