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INSTANT ALERT 24 June 2019 Security Council urges ‘maximum restraint’ around Gulf region as Iran and United States trade diplomatic blows in New York

no responses. June 25, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Security Council Calls For ‘Maximum Restraint’ Around Gulf Region As Iran, United States Trade Diplomatic Blows In New York


Security Council Calls For ‘Maximum Restraint’ Around Gulf Region As Iran, United States Trade Diplomatic Blows In New York

There is a need for “genuine regional dialogue” to address rising tensions in the Gulf, Iran’s Ambassador to the United Nations said on Monday, calling on […]

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no responses. June 25, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Bribe Refund: Indians Attack Politicians


Bribe Refund: Indians Attack Politicians

Indians in West Bengal state are attacking politicians for a rather unusual reason – they are demanding that bribes they paid be refunded. The state’s chief […]

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no responses. June 25, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Malaysia Air Pollution: Schools Shut After Illness Hits Children


Malaysia Air Pollution: Schools Shut After Illness Hits Children

More than 400 schools in the Malaysian state of Johor are closed after 75 students experienced breathing difficulties and vomiting. Schools in the industrial area of […]

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no responses. June 24, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Erdogan’s Party Suffers Blow After Istanbul Re-Run Poll Defeat


Erdogan’s Party Suffers Blow After Istanbul Re-Run Poll Defeat

Report says the Turkey’s ruling AK Party has lost control of Istanbul after a re-run of the city’s mayoral election, delivering a stinging blow to President […]

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no responses. June 24, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Bodies Of 7 Missing Climbers On Himalayan Mountain Recovered


Bodies Of 7 Missing Climbers On Himalayan Mountain Recovered

Report says the Indian paramilitary soldiers on Sunday reached the bodies of seven of eight members of an international climbing team who’d vanished on the country’s […]

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no responses. June 20, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Jamal Khashoggi Killing: Saudi Crown Prince ‘Should Face Investigation’


Jamal Khashoggi Killing: Saudi Crown Prince ‘Should Face Investigation’

Report says there is credible evidence that Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and other high-level officials are individually liable for the killing of Jamal […]

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no responses. June 20, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Murder Sentence For Euthanasia Activist


Murder Sentence For Euthanasia Activist

South Africa’s leading pro-euthanasia activist Sean Davison is to serve three years under house arrest for helping three people to kill themselves, report says According to […]

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no responses. June 18, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Billions Globally Lack ‘Water, Sanitation And Hygiene- New UN Report


Billions Globally Lack ‘Water, Sanitation And Hygiene- New UN Report

Some 2.2 billion people around the world do not have safely-managed drinking water, while 4.2 billion go without safe sanitation services and three billion lack basic […]

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no responses. June 18, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Hong Kong Police Face Off With Protesters While Trying To Clear Streets


Hong Kong Police Face Off With Protesters While Trying To Clear Streets

Hong Kong police and protesters faced off early Monday as authorities began trying to clear the streets of a few hundred who remained near the city government […]

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Hong Kong Extradition Bill Debate Delayed After Massive Protests

no responses. June 12, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Hong Kong Extradition Bill Debate Delayed After Massive Protests


Hong Kong Extradition Bill Debate Delayed After Massive Protests

Riot police fired tear gas, water cannon, and pepper spray after thousands of protesters surrounded the legislature and forced a delay in a debate over a […]

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no responses. June 10, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Pentecost : Pope Francis Decries Social Media Propaganda


Pentecost : Pope Francis Decries Social Media Propaganda

Pope Francis has lamented what he calls on us “culture of insults” in the world. In his homily during Pentecost Mass Sunday in St. Peter’s Square, […]

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The world's most neglected displacement crises

no responses. June 5, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Cameroon Tops List Of World’s Most Neglected Displacement Crises-NRC


Cameroon Tops List Of World’s Most Neglected Displacement Crises-NRC

Cameroon tops the list, followed closely by DR Congo and Central African Republic. Cameroon tops the Norwegian Refugee Council’s annual list of the world’s most neglected […]

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no responses. May 30, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

7 Dead, 19 Missing After Tourist Boat Sinks in Hungary


7 Dead, 19 Missing After Tourist Boat Sinks in Hungary

At least seven South Korean tourists have died and another 19 are missing after a tour boat sank on the Danube River in Budapest, according to the South […]

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no responses. May 28, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Regime Bombardment Kills 18 Civilians In Syria’s Idlib


Regime Bombardment Kills 18 Civilians In Syria’s Idlib

At least 18 civilians were killed on Monday as Syria’s regime intensified its bombardment of Idlib province, the last jihadist stronghold in the country’s northwest, a […]

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no responses. May 28, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Clashes In Four Brazil Prisons Leave 40 Dead


Clashes In Four Brazil Prisons Leave 40 Dead

AAt least 40 inmates were killed in four jails in northern Brazil on Monday over an apparent gang dispute, authorities said, in the latest wave of […]

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no responses. May 28, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Ethiopia Apologises For Map That Erases Somalia


Ethiopia Apologises For Map That Erases Somalia

Ethiopia’s foreign ministry has apologised after a map of Africa on its website incorporated neighbouring Somalia within its own borders. “We sincerely regret any confusion and […]

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no responses. May 28, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Japan attack: Child Among Three Dead In Kawasaki Stabbing


Japan attack: Child Among Three Dead In Kawasaki Stabbing

A knife-wielding man has attacked a group of schoolchildren waiting for a bus in a Japanese city near Tokyo. At least 18 people were injured on […]

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no responses. May 27, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

European Elections 2019: Power Blocs Lose Grip On Parliament


European Elections 2019: Power Blocs Lose Grip On Parliament

The big centre-right and centre-left blocs in the European Parliament have lost their combined majority amid an increase in support for liberals, the Greens and nationalists. […]

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no responses. May 27, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

30 Dead, 200 Missing In Congo After Boat Sinks


30 Dead, 200 Missing In Congo After Boat Sinks

At least 30 people died and hundreds were believed missing after a boat sank over the weekend in a lake in the Democratic Republic of Congo, […]

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Huawei Founder and CEO Mr Ren Zhengfei

no responses. May 24, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Huawei Founder Expresses Confidence His Company Will Prevail


Huawei Founder Expresses Confidence His Company Will Prevail

Huawei Founder and CEO Mr Ren Zhengfei has expressed confidence in the company’s business and capacity. In a statement that founder said the company had been […]

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