Category Archives: Around The World

16-Year-Old Boy Murders Father, Shoots Baby Brother After Being Told To Clean His Bedroom

A 16 year-old boy murdered his single father after being asked to tidy up his bedroom, police say. Jeffrey Dale Wanca reportedly shot his father Chad Wanca, 43, dead and also struck his 12 year-old brother Hunter with another bullet. The horrific incident happened at the Wanca family home in Toney, Alabama, on Saturday, with…

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Nigerian Dr. Oluyinka Olutoye Appointed As Surgeon-in-Chief In US Hospital

The National Children’s Hospital in the US has appointed a Nigerian, Dr. Oluyinka Olutoye, as its Surgeon-in-Chief. The hospital, which announced the appointment on its website, said the appointment was effective from August 1. It would be recalled that Olutoye was part of the team that carried out surgery on a baby in-utero in a Texas hospital…

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Marseille Shows Interest in Barcelona’s Combative Midfielder Vidal

Barcelona’s combative midfielder Arturo Vidal is drawing interest from Marseille, though Barca plan to keep hold of the midfielder, reports Diario Sport. The Chile international drew interest from Inter, as well as some Serie A teams this summer, despite his advanced age. Barca head coach Ernesto Valverde does not want to lose Vidal, but Marseille are ready to test the Liga giants’…

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Barcelona Includes Dembele In New Deal For Neymar

As the race to land their former talisman, Neymar toughens, Spanish giants Barcelona have reportedly made an improved offer to PSG, after several offers had already been turned down. Barcelona have added more money and more players, including Ousmane Dembele, to their bid for PSG star Neymar, reports Telefoot. The Blaugrana have soured on Dembele, who could…

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Macron Accords Amazon Fire As “International Crisis,” Urges G7 To Discuss It In Two Days

France’s president, Emmanuel Macron, has said the fires in the Amazon are an “international crisis” and called for them to be top of the agenda at the G7 summit, prompting a furious response from Brazil’s leader. “Our house is burning. Literally,” Macron tweeted, adding that the Amazon produced 20% of the world’s oxygen.   Our house…

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Ex-Ghanaian Professional Footballer Junior Agogo Dies At 40

Former Sheffield Wednesday, Nottingham Forest and Ghana striker Manuel ‘Junior’ Agogo has passed away in a London hospital at the age of 40, it was announced on Thursday. According to goal, the cause of Agogo’s death is currently unknown, but he was known to have had a stroke in 2015, just three years after hanging up his boots following a…

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