Saturday , 21 October 2017

World news

Here are some of the women fighters who helped defeat ISIS militants

Kurdish female fighters have celebrated in Raqqa this week after the defeat of ISIS militants, whose brutal rule over the city has come to an end after almost four years. When asked what motivated them to dive into one of the fiercest battles against the terror group to date, the women …

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Female lawmaker kicked out of Assembly over revealing outfit in Kenya

A Kenyan Nominated MCA, Beth Nyawira was yesterday, 17th August kicked out of the county assembly over indecent dressing.   She was dressed in a short sleeveless dress contrary to the guideline by the Speaker that requires women MCAs to wear a coat to avoid exposing their arms. She was kicked out …

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Biafra: US dragged to court for not declaring Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB terrorists

One Nze Charles Ugwu, through his lawyer Simon Kanshio, has taken the US Embassy in Nigeria before a Federal High Court in Abuja, for saying it does not view the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and its leader, Nnamdi Kanu, as terrorists. The embassy’s spokesman, Russel Brooks, had said IPOB …

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Two schoolboys die after drinking acid they mistook for fruit juice (photo)

Two young boys in India have died at a birthday party after drinking a bottle of sulphuric acid they thought was fruit juice. The boys died in agony after the horrifying mistake in Banglaore, southern India. Aryan Singh, 9, was with his best friend Sahil Sankar, as they celebrated Sahil’s …

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Man drives home from France to U.K, finds a migrant hiding in the boot of his car (Photos)

A holidaymaker recently got home from France to find a 22-year-old Ethiopian illegal immigrant hiding in the boot of his Nissan. Dumbfounded Paul Edmunds, 59, was unpacking when he saw the man’s trainers poking out from among his bags.   Paul said: “He asked if he was in England. I …

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‘World’s heaviest woman’ dies in Abu Dhabi hospital

The woman dubbed ‘the heaviest in the world’, has died in a hospital in the United Arab Emirates aged 37. Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty, from Alexandria, Egypt, once weighed 1,100lbs, and before her surgery earlier this year had not left her bed since her pre-teens. Doctors at Burjeel Hospital …

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‘This guy is a joke’ -Jay Z slams Donald Trump

American rapper, Jay Z, in an interview with  BBC on Friday said that black people have been through so much more than Trump, as he further said his administration is a joke. “I believe that we are resilient, especially us as black people and especially the culture. We’ve been through so …

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Liliane Bettencourt, world’s richest woman dies at 94

Liliane Bettencourt, the heiress to cosmetics firm L’Oreal, has died aged 94, her family has confirmed. A statement said she had died at home “peacefully” overnight. With an estimated 2017 net worth of 33bn euros (£30bn; $40bn), she was the world’s richest woman. She left the company’s board in 2012 …

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‘Kill my son if he’s into drugs’ – Philippines president orders police

Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte has ordered police to carry out the strict procedures of his war against drugs if his son is found guilty of drug dealings and criminal activities. The President’s strong anti-drugs stance, has seen more than 9,000 civilians killed for links to drug dealing and use. According …

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France may make asking women for their phone number a criminal offence

Wolf-whistling is set to be banned in France as the government declares war on men hassling women in public. Under proposed plans, bugging women for their telephone numbers and following them could also be prohibited. The crackdown comes after surveys show virtually all French women have been harassed on public …

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Photos: Aftermath of Mexico earthquake that left 217 people dead

A powerful 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck Mexico on Tuesday, leaving at least 217 people dead, some buildings in rubble and some 20 million residents of Mexico city in terror. In the immediate aftermath of a disaster like this, exact figures of damages and fatalities are hard to come by. Here …

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Zimbabwe to ban sale of alcohol during weekdays and to pregnant women

The Zimbabwe Government through its National Alcohol Policy said to be the brainchild of former Zimbabwe health minister Timothy Stamps, now serving as health adviser in the office of the president and cabinet, is set to enact a law barring the sale of alcohol during some days of the week, some hours …

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Hollywood legend Harry Dean Stanton dead at 91

Harry Dean Stanton, whose grizzled looks and acclaimed acting talent earned him a prolific Hollywood career playing mainly supporting roles, died at a Los Angeles hospital on Friday. He was 91 years old. He “passed away from natural causes” at Cedars-Sinai medical centre, according to his agent John S Kelly. …

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Couple with seven daughters spend £10,000 buying a son

A Chinese couple with seven daughters have allegedly spent more than 90,000 yuan (£10,345) buying a son from strangers in order to carry on their family name. The couple, named Mr and Mrs Chen by media, have been arrested and charged by the authority of Fengshun County in China’s Guangdong …

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Dog high on crack cocaine mauls owner to death in front of BBC TV crew

A dog mauled its owner to death after eating crack cocaine. The Staffordshire Bull Terrier named Major was the equivalent of eight times the human drug drive limit when he latched onto Mario Perivoitos’s face and neck moments after his owner took part in a BBC documentary. Mario, 41, had …

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Girl plays Police Officer for 2 years to stop ex-boyfriend from dating, bags jail sentence

21-year-old Lauren Adderley, has bagged a 9-months jail sentence for pretending to be a Police Officer for 2 years to control her 22-year-old ex-boyfriend, Mitchell Lloyd, and also stop him from seeing other women. The jealous lady who forbade her ex-boyfriend from going to certain bars, convincing him that he was under …

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Gay people are to blame for Hurricane Harvey, evangelical Christian leaders say

Even with the overwhelming evidence that supports climate as a factor in the devastating storm and subsequent flooding, a handful of evangelical Christian leaders have suggested that gay people are to blame for Hurricane Harvey. Minister Kevin Swanson, said Houstson had sinned by having a “very, very aggressively pro-homosexual mayor.” “Jesus …

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Amancio Ortega overtakes Bill Gates to become the richest person in the world

Spanish retailer and Zara founder, Amancio Ortega, is now the richest person in the world, with a $200 million edge over previous leader Bill Gates. According to Forbes’ real time ranking, Ortega is now worth an estimated $85 billion, up an extra $1.2 billion from last month. The 81-year-old Ortega …

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Conor McGregor could have suffered Brain Damage had Fight Continued – Ringside Doctor

A former ringside doctor Darragh O’Carroll has said referee Robert Byrd, who has come under fire recently for what some have described as prematurely ending the Mayweather/McGregor fight, was right to do so, as McGregor could have suffered brain damage had the fight continued. Conor McGregor had complained about Hall of Fame referee Robert …

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Joel Osteen bows to pressure, opens his Megachurch doors to Houston flood victims

This morning, Pastor Joel Osteen and his Houston megachurch came under attack after reports surfaced online that the church closed its door to victims of the Houston Hurricane. Reacting to the backlash online, the church spokesman and Osteen’s father-in-law Donald Iloff issued a statement saying, ‘we have never closed our doors. We …

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