Tuesday, August 20, 2019

AFRICA & WORLD

I NEED TO GET THE PASSION BACK – JOSHUA

Anthony Joshua says he is determined to get his “passion” back for boxing ahead of his rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr later...

ETEBO JOINS STOKE CITY THIS WEEK

Super Eagles’ Midfielder Etebo Oghenekaro is expected to team up with his English Championship club side Stoke City after a long break.

FUEL IMPORT TO END IN 2023, SAYS KYARI

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) boss Mele Kolo Yari has a dream–to stop fuel import by 2023. Kyari spoke...

EIGHT MILITARY OFFICERS CHARGED OVER DEADLY CRACKDOWN – SUDAN

Eight senior military officers are to be charged in Sudan with crimes against humanity over their alleged part in the killing of...

TRUMP’S ‘RAT-INFESTED’ ATTACK ON LAWMAKER WAS RACIST – PELOSI

Democratic House speaker Nancy Pelosi has accused US President Donald Trump of “racist attacks” in his tweets about an African-American lawmaker.

BENJAMIN NETANYAHU BECOMES ISRAEL’S LONGEST-SERVING LEADER

Benjamin Netanyahu has become Israel’s longest-serving prime minister, surpassing the record set by the country’s founding father. Mr Netanyahu...

North Korea: Kim Jong-un oversees ‘strike drill’ missile component test

North Korea has confirmed via state media that leader Kim Jong-un has overseen a “strike drill” testing various missile components.

Man arrested in France for keeping white tiger cub

Investigators in southeast France have seized a white tiger cub at the home of a suspected exotic animal trafficker, while pythons and...

CHINA FOREIGN INVESTMENT LAW: BILL AIMS TO EASE GLOBAL CONCERNS.

China has passed a new foreign investment law in a move widely seen as an effort to facilitate US trade talks.

HOUSE VOTES TO BLOCK TRUMP BORDER WALL NATIONAL EMERGENCY.

The US House of Representatives has voted to revoke President Donald Trump’s emergency declaration over building a US-Mexico border wall.