Category Archives: Around The World

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, Queried by Senate Over 2017 Budget Implementation

The Senate, on Tuesday, challenged Kemi Adeosun, the Minister of Finance, over the Federal Government’s insistence on passing the 2018 budget in January when less than 50 percent of the 2017 budget was implemented. The upper chamber also queried why the 2017 budget had no correlation to the 2018 budget, insisting that going by the…

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Sexual Misconduct: Harvey Weinstein Under Investigation of Paying Victims Of His Misconduct Off

Harvey Weinstein might be facing prison time if found guilty of paying off victims of his sexual misconduct. This is coming after officials investigating his case found out that he has been paying women off for years. Manhattan district attorney is currently investigating the money Weinstein has paid to settle his sexual misconduct court cases.…

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After One Year Of Skin Bleaching, Azealia Banks Says She No Longer Wants To Continue

  Azealia Banks seems to have had a change of mind regarding bleaching of her skin. She posted on Instagram, “I finally am back to my natural tone. I got curious/desperate and experimented with literally every skin bleaching/lightening/brightening product on the market! Its been a long road but I’ve finally figured out a good exfoliating/brightening…

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U.S. Blocks UN’s Call For Withdrawal Of Jerusalem As Israel’s Capital

The United States of America has blocked a United Nations Security Council call for the nullification of a declaration by President Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. The remaining 14 council members voted in favor of the Egyptian-drafted resolution, which did not specifically mention the United States or Trump but which expressed deep regret at recent…

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Women Will Be Wearing Black At The Golden Globes For A Very Powerful Reason

It’s been a difficult year for women in Hollywood. Actresses and producers have banded together to bravely share their stories of sexual assault in the industry—fearlessly calling out powerful men like Harvey Weinstein, Louis C.K., Matt Lauer and more along the way. Now, the movement of women is taking on the 2018 Golden Globes to…

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White House Aide Omarosa Newman Resigns

Omarosa Manigault Newman, a White House aide and former “Apprentice” contestant has resigned from her position in the White House. Her title was assistant to the president and communications director for the Office of Public Liaison. Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Tuesday evening that Omarosa had resigned “to pursue other opportunities.” “Omarosa Manigault Newman…

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President Trump Lashes Out At Senator Amid Calls To Resign Over Sexual Misconduct Allegations

President Donald Trump used a suggestive tweet on Tuesday to attack a Democratic lawmaker who has called for his resignation after multiple women renewed their sexual misconduct allegations against him. In a message posted just after 8 a.m. ET, Trump wrote Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-New York, was a “lightweight” who would “do anything” for campaign contributions. Trump didn’t…

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Women Detail Sexual Allegations Against Trump

A group of women who have publicly accused President Donald Trump of sexual harassment and assault detailed their accounts of being groped, fondled and forcibly kissed by the businessman-turned-politician at a news conference on Monday. “This was serial misconduct and perversion on the part of Mr. Trump. Unfortunately, this behavior isn’t rare in our society,…

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Tanzania To Begin Arrest Of Pregnant Teenagers

John Mongella, a regional commissioner in Tanzania, has announced that pregnant teenagers will be arrested and charged to court, local news portal The Citizen reports. Mongella, speaking on Monday, said pregnant teenagers have a tendency to not divulge who it was that got them pregnant. They should be taken to court, he said, and should be forced…

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