Category Archives: Around The World

Iconic Singer, Prince Found Dead In His Paisley Park Estate

Grammy award-winning American singer Prince (real name Prince Roger Nelson) is dead. According to TMZ , his body was discovered at his Paisley Park Prince’s estate in Paisley Park in Chan has seen, Minnesota, early Thursday morning. Prince had been in and out of the hospital hours back after he had a medical emergency while aboard his…

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Experience Johnnie Walker’s Rare Character At ‘Symphony In Blue’ With Global Scotch Ambassador, Tom Jones

 Mr. Tom Jones  Global Scotch Ambassador Mr. Tom Jones is in Nigeria to take part in a series of exclusive events organized by luxury Scotch whisky brand Johnnie Walker, tagged ‘Symphony In Blue’. Symphony in Blue is an immersive and theatrical experience that tells the story of the art of whisky blending and celebrates the…

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History In The Making! Harriet Tubman To Become First African-American On US Currency

  Civil Rights activist, Harriet Tubman who died in 1913 will become the first African-American woman to be the face of a U.S. paper currency. The announcement was made by the U.S. Treasury department yesterday. Below is how Reuters is reporting it: Anti-slavery crusader Harriet Tubman will become the first African-American on the face of U.S.…

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Massive Earthquake Hits Ecuador, 413 People Confirmed Dead!

  Not less than 413 people have been confirmed dead after an earthquake struck Ecuador, laving about 2,500 others injured. According to BBC, the 7.8-magnitude quakewhich struck Ecuador’s Pacific coast on Saturday, was the biggest tragedy to hit Ecuador in the past seven decades said the country’s President, Rafael Correa. As the search continues, a…

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Hillary Clinton Writes The #BringBackOurGirls Group On The Second Anniversary Of The Chibok Girls Kidnap

  US presidential aspirant, Hillary Clinton has written to the #BringBackOurGirls group to commemorate the second anniversary of the kidnap of over 200 girls from a secondary school in Chibok, Borno State. Clinton expressed her support and commending the group and all those who have been working towards the rescue of the girls. She wrote,…

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#PanamaPapers: Head Of Austrian Bank Resigns

 Michael Grahammer  Michael Grahammer, the head of an Austrian regional bank Hypo Vorarlberg, is one of the latest casualties of the Panama Papers scandal. According to Vanguard, the 51-year old today announced his resignation and denied any wrong doing. “At the end of the day what made the difference in taking this step was the prejudgment through the…

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Fast & Furious: Judge Rules Porsche Is Not To Blame For Paul Walker’s Death

  A federal judge in California ruled Monday that Porsche Cars of North America is not at fault for the 2013 crash of the Porsche Carrera GT that killed ‘Fast & Furious’ actor Paul Walker and his friend/driver Roger Rodas, reports CNN. According to The Guardian, US district judge Philip S Gutierrez said Kristine Rodas, wife of…

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South African President, Jacob Zuma Escapes Impeachment

  Jacob Zuma of South Africa yesterday escaped an attempt to impeach him by the parliament over an alleged violation of the country’s post-apartheid constitution. Below is how THE WILL is reporting it. South African President, Jacob Zuma, has escaped an impeachment vote on Tuesday after a stormy session of parliament over a court ruling…

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Panama Papers: Mossack Fonseca Leak Reveals Elite Tax Evaders! Messi, Annan, Saraki, Ibori, More Fingered

  A total number of eleven million documents have been leaked from one of the world’s most secretive companies, Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca, the world’s fourth biggest provider of offshore services. These documents, which reveal how Mossack Fonseca helped clients consisting of rich and powerful individuals around the world launder money, evade tax, hide…

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Videos & Photos: CBN Governor, Emefiele, Donates Gifts To Motherless Babies Homes

  We had brought your news and photos from Mr. Godwin Emefiele, Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) mother’s burial Madam Alice Emefiele who died at age 94 andwas buried over the weekend in Agbor, Delta State. (Check under our Events section to see that news) Just before Emefiele left Delta on Sunday, a day…

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