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  • Myanmar Slams Suu Kyi With Two New Criminal Charges

    Deposed Myanmar civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi has bagged two new criminal charges in a court appearance on Monday. Despite the massive protests that followed the military coup that toppled the country, the junta has continued to detain Suu Kyi since February 1. However, protesters challenged the military order…

  • Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy Bags Three-Year Jail Term

    Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy has bagged a three-year jail term after the court found him guilty of corruption on Monday. The court in Paris convicted him for trying to influence a judge during his reign as the president. However, two years were suspended, meaning he may not physically serve…

  • Chad Opposition Leader Quits Presidential Race After Shootout

    Saleh Kebzabo, Chad’s main opposition candidate has disclosed his intention to leave the presidential race following the death of two persons. He accused veteran leader Idriss Deby Itno of threatening his rivals using security agents. Recall that two persons were killed when security forces wanted to arrest another presidential candidate,…

  • Okonjo-Iweala Accepts Apology From Swiss Newspaper Over ‘Grandmother’ Headline

    The newly confirmed Director General of the World Trade Organization, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has accepted the apology from a Swiss newspaper that branded the Nigerian former Finance Minister as a grandmother. She responded to the apology in a tweet on Monday, saying, “It is important & timely that they’ve apologized.” Despite…

  • Netanyahu Faults Iran For Ship Attack

    Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday, faulted Iran over a recent attack on a ship owned by Israel. However, Iran has debunked claims that it was responsible for Thursday’s explosion that hit the MV Helios Ray in the Gulf of Oman, adding that Israel knew it was wrong.…

  • Okonjo-Iweala Resumes As Director General Of WTO Today

    66-year-old Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala resumes as the Director General of the World Trade Organization on Monday following her appointment on February 15. This is just as stakeholders expect her to revive the organization amidst several challenges that have continued to plague the world. Speaking after her nomination last month, the Nigerian…

  • Cemetery Worker Dies After Being Buried Alive By Collapsed Grave

    It was reported that a gravedigger was killed after a grave he was digging collapsed in on itself and buried him alive.  The man who was identified as Rodwin Allicock met his death after the accident at Washington Memorial Park in Mount Sinai on New York’s Long Island on Tuesday…

  • Khashoggi Murder: Biden Imposes Visa Ban On 76 Saudis

    President Joe Biden of the United States has imposed a visa ban on 76 Saudi citizens over the murder of the late journalist, Jamal Khashoggi. This is just as a United States intelligence report indicted the Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman, of authorizing the 2018 gruesome murder of Khashoggi.…

  • Trump Supports Rival Over Republican Who Voted To Impeach

    Former President of the United States, Donald Trump, has given indications that he would revenge on Republicans who voted to impeach him after January 6 capitol riot. This is just as he supported an ex-aide Max Miller against an Ohio congressman. Miller is a 2020 deputy campaign manager and White…

  • Prince Harry Reveals Main Reason For Leaving Royal Life

    Britain’s Prince Harry has disclosed that he left the royal life because the British press was “destroying” his mental health. Speaking during an open-top bus tour of the city with “The Late Late Show” host James Corden, Harry described the intrusion of the media into his young family’s new life…