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BREAKING: Efforts To Save The Naira Have Crumbled. – IMF.

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says efforts to save the Nigerian currency, the Naira by rationing foreign exchange have gradually crumbled and added that the challenges around foreign exchange in Nigeria have pushed inflation to double digits in Africa’s largest economy. [...]

January 15, 2017 Economy, Finance, International
Emotional Video of Americans Speaking of Michelle Obama

WATCH Emotional Video of Americans Speaking of Michelle Obama Not Knowing She’s In The Other Room Listening

Americans love Michelle Obama, no doubt, and they got the chance to bid her farewell on the Jimmy Fallon Show. What they did not expect though was to have her come in from the other room. Michelle, who was in [...]

January 14, 2017 International
lawmakers in Turkey

Turkey Lawmakers Throw Punches In Parliament

On Wednesday, January 11, 2017 lawmakers in Turkey exchanged punches during a debate over constitutional amendments that would expand presidential powers. According to Turkish state news agency Anadolu, ‘the fight broke out on Wednesday shortly after opposition lawmaker Özgür Özel [...]

January 13, 2017 International
Buhari Severs Diplomatic Relations With Taiwan

Sucking Up To China: Buhari Severs Diplomatic Relations With Taiwan

Geoffrey Onyeama, the minister of foreign affairs, stated this while answering questions from newsmen after a joint news conference with the Chinese Minister of Foreign Affairs in Abuja. The federal government of Nigeria on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 says she [...]

January 12, 2017 International

António Guterres: My Vision For The United Nations [MUST READ]

António Guterres, the new secretary general of the United States writes this eloquent opinion editorial setting the agenda for his time as the chief international diplomat.  When I was growing up reading history books as a young student, it seemed [...]

January 10, 2017 International
Mexican Grill

Woman Sues Restaurant For $2 Billion Over Unauthorised Use Of Her Photo

A California woman is suing the Mexican Grill, a popular restaurant in America, for $ 2 billion, and has accused the chain of using a photo of her dining at the restaurant in several promotional materials – without obtaining her [...]

January 8, 2017 International
Mariah Carey Starts Year On A Bad Note With Lip Syncing Fail

Mariah Carey Starts Year On A Bad Note With Lip Syncing Fail

Music Icon Mariah Carey was dealt a big blow during her New Year’s Eve performance in Times Square as she disappointed her fans who trooped out in their number to watch her perform her last show for 2016. Carey was [...]

January 2, 2017 International

George Michael dead: ‘heart failure’

Singer George Michael has died at his home at the age of 53. The star, who launched his career with Wham! in the 1980s and had huge success as a solo performer, “passed away peacefully” on Christmas Day in Goring, [...]

December 26, 2016 International
Pope Francis

This May Be Our Last Christmas Pope Says

Pope Francis told crowds in St. Peter’s Square that this Christmas might be the last one for humanity.  In a grim speech, the Pope said that the current chaotic state of the world marks the beginning of the “end times”, and [...]

December 25, 2016 International
Obama's Last Bill Favours Nigeria

Obama’s Last Bill Favours Nigeria

The United states had issued a new bill into law to address the threat posed by Boko Haram terrorists in the North-East. According to an analysis of factors that have helped Boko Haram fester and recruit must come to grips [...]

December 23, 2016 International

U.S. Gives Buhari 45 Days To Release This Political Prisoner

The United States of America has called on President Buhari to desist from human right abuses. The USA made the call following the release of a white paper by the Kaduna State government on the clash that happened between the [...]

December 23, 2016 International
James Onanefe Ibori

UK Govt Demands £18m From Ibori Before Returning To Nigeria

James Onanefe Ibori, former Delta state governor who was released from a UK prison today is still facing two obstacles before he can return to Nigeria. He must face a deportation hearing and then also pay £18 million to the [...]

December 23, 2016 International
Donald Trump

Donald Trump Attacks Bill Clinton Over ‘He Doesn’t Know Much’ [TWEETS]

President-elect Donald Trump mocked Bill Clinton on Tuesday, December 20, 2016 after the former president said Trump “doesn’t know much” in an interview with a local paper. “Bill Clinton stated that I called him after the election. Wrong, he called me [...]

December 22, 2016 International
Ibori released

Breaking News: James Ibori released [PICTURES]

Former governor of Delta State, Chief James Onanefe Ibori has been released from prison. He was released a few minutes past noon upon a court order. His media aide, Mr. Tony Elumenor confirmed the release. Ibori was sentenced by a [...]

December 21, 2016 International

Raw Video of Russian Ambassador’s Assassination by Man Shouting “Allahu Akbar” (Graphic: Viewer Discretion)

The Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov was shot while attending the opening of an art gallery exhibition in the capitol. Watch the chilling video from the scene above. Karlov is in critical condition at a Turkish hospital. The man, [...]

December 20, 2016 International
Donald Trump

Here’s Why Trump May No Longer Be Sworn In As US President Next Month, [Must Read]

For Anti-Trump supporters, there is still some glimmer of hope that president-elect Donald Trump won’t be sworn in as president of the United States come January 2017 due to today’s Electoral College votes. In the recently concluded U.S Presidential election, [...]

December 19, 2016 International

Leave us alone, MMM founder, Sergey Mavrodi writes Nigerian bloggers, journalists

Irked by what he described as bad press against the wonder-bank, Mavrodi Mundial Movement, MMM, its founder, Sergey Mavrodi, has written an open letter to Nigerian journalists, “analysts” and all kinds of “experts” who according to him are guilty of [...]

December 18, 2016 International, What Te Papers Say
Donald Trump

Again, Donald Trump Attacks Nigeria, Insist – I Still Have To Deal With Buhari By January

President-elect of the United States of America,Donald Trump has once again uttered shocking sentiments towards some of the African Presidents whom he once gave a warning that he would severely ‘deal’ with them during his campaign, iMzansi reports. During a [...]

December 6, 2016 International
Professor Wole Soyinka

Wole Soyinka Fulfills Promise, Returns to Nigeria, Destroys US Green Card

Nigerian Nobel prize-winning author Wole Soyinka said Thursday he has fulfilled his pledge to throw away his US residency green card and leave the country if Donald Trump won the presidential election. Shortly before the vote, Soyinka had vowed to [...]

December 2, 2016 International

WATCH: Incredible GIF Of President Obama Ages In Less Than A Minute

GIF Of President Obama: Being president sure does take a toll. A new animated GIF put together by the team at healthtrends.com, a health news website currently in development, shows President Barack Obama from childhood through today. But of all [...]

December 1, 2016 International
World Bank

Achebe Center Writes World Bank In Move To Block Buhari’s $29.9 Billion Loan Bid

The Chinua Achebe Center for Leadership and Development, CACLD, has advised the World Bank not to grant the $29.9 billion loan being requested by the Muhammadu Buhari-led government of Nigeria. It warned against granting the loan request in a letter [...]

November 21, 2016 International
Donald Trump

WATCH The Video That Got Donald Trump Elected

PARIS, NOVEMBER 18, 2016: (DGW) President-elect Donald Trump of the United States has long spoken of the USA of his dreams long before he eventually signaled interest to contest the most powerful and influential seat in the world.   In [...]

November 18, 2016 International
Donald Trump Vows To Immediately Deport Up To Three Million Immigrants

Donald Trump Vows To Immediately Deport Up To Three Million Immigrants The Day He Is Sworn In As President

Donald Trump Vows To Immediately Deport Up To Three Million Immigrants: Despite speculations he may be more compromising following his victory,President-elect Donald Trump has said he plans to deport two to three million undocumented immigrants with criminal records from the [...]

November 14, 2016 International
Massive Bomb Explosion Hit Military Base, 4 Confirmed Dead Many Injured

JUST IN: Massive Bomb Explosion Hit Military Base, 4 Confirmed Dead Many Injured

Four people were killed and 14 others were wounded by an explosion on Saturday at the largest U.S. military base in Afghanistan, according to officials. NATO confirmed the explosion at Bagram Airfield in the central Parwan province and said protection and [...]

November 14, 2016 International
Trump Offering Free One-Way Tickets to Africa & Mexico

Trump Offering Free One-Way Tickets to Africa & Mexico for Those Who Wanna Leave America

Trump Offering Free One-Way Tickets to Africa & Mexico: Trump Airlines has received many requests to begin services to Africa and Mexico after he was elected as the next President.     The Vice President for Trump Airlines announced this [...]

November 14, 2016 International

California Man Elected Into Office In US, 2 Months After He Died

Gary Ernst, who died of natural causes on September 23, 2015 is elected as treasurer for the city, official results show. US voters in Oceanside city, California, have elected a dead man to office, according to official results. Gary Ernst, [...]

November 13, 2016 International

Meet Kamala Harris, The US Senator-Elect Who Could Be The First Female President

Hillary Clinton’s loss to Donald Trump on November 8, 2016 came as a devastating blow to many people across the country eager to see a woman take office. But among Tuesday’s winners is California’s new Democratic senator-elect, Kamala Harris, who [...]

November 13, 2016 International
11-Year-Old Boy Beaten Up In School For Voting Donald Trump

11-Year-Old Boy Beaten Up In School For Voting Donald Trump In Mock Election (VIDEO)

11-Year-Old Boy Beaten Up In School For Voting Donald Trump: An eleven-year-old student at Stafford Elementary is recovering Wednesday after being beaten by several of his classmates. The boy said it was during a mock election when the class was [...]

November 12, 2016 General, International
Obama Congratulates Trump On Victory

Obama Congratulates Trump On Victory, Invites Him To White House

Obama Congratulates Trump On Victory: US President Barack Obama spoke to President-elect Donald Trump Wednesday morning to congratulate him on his victory, the White House said in a statement. Obama invited Trump to meet with him at the White House [...]

November 10, 2016 International
Saudi King Salman

Saudi King Salman Hopes Trump Brings ‘Stability’ To Middle East

Saudi King Salman expressed hope on Wednesday that US president-elect Donald Trump would bring stability to the Middle East. “We wish your excellency success in your mission to achieve security and stability in the Middle East and worldwide,” Salman said in [...]

November 9, 2016 International

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