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no responses. March 6, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

Iranian Billionaire Sentenced To Death For Corruption


Iranian Billionaire Sentenced To Death For Corruption

An Iranian billionaire tycoon has been sentenced to death for corruption, the country’s justice official has said. Babak Zanjani, one of Iran’s richest men, was arrested […]

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no responses. March 3, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

World Hearing Day: 360m People Live With Disabling Hearing Loss – WHO


World Hearing Day: 360m People Live With Disabling Hearing Loss – WHO

As  the world celebrates World Hearing Day, today 3rd of March,the WHO Regional Director For Africa,Dr Matshidiso Moeti says about 360 million people – 5% of the world’s […]

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no responses. March 2, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

U.N. Adopts Harsh Sanctions On North Korea


U.N. Adopts Harsh Sanctions On North Korea

The United Nations Security Council has adopted harsh sanctions on North Korea Wednesday, imposing some of the strongest measures ever used to pressure Pyongyang to abandon […]

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no responses. March 2, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

Lagos Targets 4.5m Children For Free Immunisation


Lagos Targets 4.5m Children For Free Immunisation

The Lagos State Government Tuesday said at least 4.5 million children between 0 and 59 months, will benefit from the free polio immunisation. The State Governor, Akinwunmi […]

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no responses. March 2, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

UN To Vote Today On New North Korea Sanctions


UN To Vote Today On New North Korea Sanctions

A U.N. Security Council vote on the toughest sanctions on North Korea in two decades has been postponed until Wednesday morning at Russia’s request, the United […]

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no responses. March 1, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

Nanny Arrested For Beheading Child In Russia


Nanny Arrested For Beheading Child In Russia

A nanny has  beheaded a young girl in her care and brandished her severed head at a metro station in Moscow before being arrested at the […]

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no responses. March 1, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

Pakistan Steps Up Security For Funeral Of Executed Officer


Pakistan Steps Up Security For Funeral Of Executed Officer

Pakistan has closed all schools and stepped up security in the capital, Islamabad, and the adjacent city of Rawalpindi ahead of the funeral there of an […]

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no responses. February 29, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

Pastor Shot, Killed At Ohio Church During Service


Pastor Shot, Killed At Ohio Church During Service

Police in Dayton, Ohio, said the pastor of a Baptist church was shot dead in his office early Sunday afternoon. The Montgomery County Coroner’s Office identified […]

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no responses. February 29, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

Tensions Spark As Pakistan Hangs Ex-Governor’s Killer


Tensions Spark As Pakistan Hangs Ex-Governor’s Killer

Pakistan has hanged the convicted killer of a former governor shot in 2011 by his bodyguard who accused him of blasphemy. Monday’s execution triggered protests in […]

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no responses. February 28, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

China Suspends 580 Social Media Accounts


China Suspends 580 Social Media Accounts

Chinese authorities have suspended more than 580 social media accounts, including those of popular commentators, for spreading rumours, confusing people or going against the constitution. A […]

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no responses. February 28, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

Baghdad Twin Bomb Attacks Kill 70


Baghdad Twin Bomb Attacks Kill 70

At least 24 people were killed in Baghdad on Sunday when two bombs went off at a crowded market selling mobile phones in the mainly Shi’ite […]

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no responses. February 28, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

Indian Man Kills 14 Relatives,Hangs Self


Indian Man Kills 14 Relatives,Hangs Self

A man in India has killed 14 members of his family, including seven children, with a butcher’s knife before committing suicide near the city of Mumbai. […]

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no responses. February 25, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

7 Killed As Tornadoes Tear Through Louisiana,Virginia


7 Killed As Tornadoes Tear Through Louisiana,Virginia

At least seven people were killed during a two-day tornado outbreak in the southern and mid-Atlantic U.S. Four of those people were killed on Wednesday after […]

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no responses. February 25, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

Johnson & Johnson Ordered To Pay $72 Million For Baby Powder Cancer Deaths


Johnson & Johnson Ordered To Pay $72 Million For Baby Powder Cancer Deaths

A state jury in Missouri has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $72 million in actual and punitive damages to the family of a woman who […]

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no responses. February 24, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

China Is Breaking Up With Its Weird, Wacky Architecture


China Is Breaking Up With Its Weird, Wacky Architecture

Thou shalt not be weird. That commandment has come down from the Chinese government, which is fed up with the orgy of outlandish international architecture currently […]

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no responses. February 24, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

Nepal Crash: Hong Kong Tourist Believed To Be Among 23 People On Board


Nepal Crash: Hong Kong Tourist Believed To Be Among 23 People On Board

Smouldering wreckage and scattered bodies were all that remained of a small plane that crashed in central Nepal, claiming the lives of a Hong Kong resident […]

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no responses. February 24, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

Toddler’s Life Sentence Was Mistaken Identity -Egyptian Military


Toddler’s Life Sentence Was Mistaken Identity -Egyptian Military

After sentencing a toddler to life in prison for murder, the Egyptian military now says that was a case of mistaken identity. Ahmed Mansour Qurany was […]

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no responses. February 23, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

French Court Sentences 6 Migrants For Storming British Ferry


French Court Sentences 6 Migrants For Storming British Ferry

Six migrants have been given a month in prison for occupying a ferry in northern France, while charities warned thousands could be affected by plans to […]

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no responses. February 23, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

‘We Must Decriminalize Personal Drug Use’-Kofi Annan


‘We Must Decriminalize Personal Drug Use’-Kofi Annan

Former UN Secretary General, Kofi Annan has asked the rest of the world to follow in the footsteps of California in the United States and legalise […]

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no responses. February 22, 2016 Modupe.aduloju

ISIS Bombings Leave At Least 140 Dead In Syria


ISIS Bombings Leave At Least 140 Dead In Syria

The Islamic State militant group (ISIS) has said it’s responsible for a series of bomb attacks Sunday in the Syrian capital of Damascus and the western […]

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