Category Archives: Around The World

Ghanaian President, John Mahama Blames The Niger Delta Avengers For Power Outage In Ghana

  Ghanaian President, John Mahama, has declared that the activities of militant group, Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), in Nigeria is causing power generation problems for his country, leading to outages in many parts, THE WILL reports. Mahama revealed that delays in the delivery of crude ordered last month from Nigeria to power thermal plants in…

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“All Americans Should Be Deeply Troubled” – Read Obama’s Statement On Fatal Shooting Of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile

 Alton Sterling & Philando Castile  US President, Barack Obama has released a statement on the fatal shootings of two black men by policemen. Philando Castile was shot dead during a traffic stop in Falcon Heights, Minnesota on Wednesday just a day after Alton Sterling was shot dead by police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Read here…

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Oscar Pistorius Gets 6 Years Jail Sentence For The Murder Of His Girlfriend

After a legal drama that has lasted for about three years, Oscar Pistorius was this morning sentenced to six years in prison for murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp at his home in 2013. Describing the Paralympian athlete as a “fallen hero”, the judge, Thokozile Masipa explained that Pistorius was getting 6 years as opposed to…

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Pope Francis Takes On Gays |Says Church & Christians Should Apologize & Ask For Forgiveness

  Yesterday, while answering a question about a German Cardinal who said the Catholic Church should apologize for being “very negative” about gays Pope Francis commented that Christians owe apologies to gays and others who have been offended or exploited by the church. He said, “I repeat what the Catechism of the Catholic Church says:…

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Lionel Messi Retires From International Football Following Argentina’s Loss To Chile

  Lionel Messi has announced his retirement from international football following his country, Argentina’s loss to Chile in the Copa America final – their third loss in a major final since 2014. The 29-year-old Barcelona footballer and five-time FIFA Player of the year said, “For me the national team is over. I’ve done all I…

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