World

Aug 01, 2019
The Philippine Defence Ministry on Thursday likened China’s presence in the disputed South China Sea to squatting and warned that the Philippines was prepared to defend its claim in the…
Aug 01, 2019
Rwanda has provoked the fury of President Felix Tshisekedi, after it shuttered its frontier with Ebola-hit Democratic Republic of Congo, when a third case of the deadly virus was detected…
Aug 01, 2019
Osama bin Laden’s son Hamza, chosen heir to the leadership of Al-Qaeda, has been killed, US media reported Wednesday citing American officials. NBC News said three US officials had confirmed…
Jul 30, 2019
Super Eagles head Gernot Rohr has clarified the reports concerning his contract with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).   In the aftermath of the Eagles’ third-place finish at African Cup…
Jul 30, 2019
South Africa’s unemployment rate in Q2 2019 grew by 1.4% to 29%, Statistics South Africa said on Tuesday. The figure is the highest unemployment rate in the country in more…
Jul 29, 2019
Before “Great”- as if by a universal decision- was dropped as a prefix of “Great Britain,” that country carried its nose in the air all over the place like a…
Jul 29, 2019
The Advocates for Rights Leaders Association (ARLA), also known as ‘Believers in Politics’ (BIP), has urged Christians to participate actively in Politics in Nigeria.   Mr Segun Okeowo, National President…
Jul 27, 2019
Boris Johnson’s speech outside Number 10 Downing Street – his first as prime minister of the United Kingdom – was always going to be noteworthy. At last, a genuine Leaver…
Jul 26, 2019
Former Manchester United star Paul McGrath has issued a heartfelt plea to find his missing son, Paul.   McGrath confirmed that police have been notified by his son’s disappearance, but…
Jul 26, 2019
Apple Inc took a major step toward supplying its own smartphone chips by purchasing the majority of Intel Corp's modem business in a deal valued at $1 billion, the companies…
Jul 26, 2019
The Federal Government, on Thursday, said Nigerians living abroad remitted $25bn into the nation’s economy in 2018.   The figure represents 83 per cent of the 2018 national budget and…
Jul 24, 2019
Boris Johnson will take office on Wednesday as British prime minister and will unveil the names of the team he has tasked with delivering Brexit by the end of October,…
Jul 23, 2019
The United Nations on Monday said nearly 40,000 more people had been forced to flee to Nigeria by worsening humanitarian situation in north-west and south-west regions of Cameroon.   Briefing…
Jul 23, 2019
Manchester United are now down from second to sixth on the list of the world’s most valuable sports teams. The Red Devils have tumbled four spots and are now behind…
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