• PDP presidential primary: Wike formally speaks on Atiku's candidacy
PDP presidential primary: Wike formally speaks on Atiku's candidacy

The statement argued that the just-concluded convention had confirmed that democracy in Nigeria can be entrusted in the PDP than the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), calling on Nigerians to give PDP another opportunity to manage the country.

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  • Struggling Malawi school gets 1.4M books from Melania Trump
Struggling Malawi school gets 1.4M books from Melania Trump

During Trump's tour, she is focusing on child welfare. She was in Malawi on Thursday, touting the work of the U.S. Agency for International Development. Trump first visited Ghana on her trip, touring a hospital and former slave holding facility . Everywhere she has visited during her trip across Africa this week, first lady Melania Trump has...

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  • Jamal Khashoggi Fiancée Speaks out over Fears for Saudi Writer's Safety
Jamal Khashoggi Fiancée Speaks out over Fears for Saudi Writer's Safety

He entered the building of the consulate, he has to come out of there safe and sound. Meanwhile, a Saudi official quoted by Reuters claimed that Khashoggi was "not in the consulate nor in Saudi custody". Sophie Anmuth, head of the Middle East desk for Reporters Without Borders, called on both governments to ensure Khashoggi reappears quickly. ...

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  • Interpol Chief Being Probed 'On Suspicion Of Violating The Law': China
Interpol Chief Being Probed 'On Suspicion Of Violating The Law': China

Interpol, the Lyon-based worldwide police agency, said in a brief statement Saturday that it has asked China about the status of its 64-year-old leader. Interpol said Saturday it has made a formal request to China for information about the agency's missing president. Some of them might have been pursued by Chinese authorities under Meng's watch.

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  • McConnell says Kavanaugh fight will help Republicans in November
McConnell says Kavanaugh fight will help Republicans in November

Oddly, Ms Murkowski will also separately be counted for a "yes" vote. Accusations from several women remain under scrutiny, and House Democrats have pledged further investigation if they win the majority in November. Bush Solicitor General Paul Clement at a Supreme Court discussion in September. But Murkowski's vote was a stark reminder of the ...

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  • Conservative Judge Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed After Heated National Debate
Conservative Judge Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed After Heated National Debate

Either way, Kavanaugh's appointment will shift the balance of power to conservatives for decades to come. Just because Collins voted for Kavanaugh's confirmation does not mean that she doesn't believe Dr. "First, to the American people, and to our community of LGBTQ families, if you oppose the actions of your elected officials, show up on November ...

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  • Former President Lee sentenced to 15 years
Former President Lee sentenced to 15 years

Lee has asserted his innocence, arguing prosecutors brought charges based on unreliable evidence, but he was found guilty of embezzling a company fund of 24.6 billion won and taking bribes from Samsung Electronics and others. Former President Lee Myung-bak walks towards the Seoul Central District Court to attend his corruption trial on September ...

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  • Melania Trump praises Kavanaugh, laments attention on her clothes
Melania Trump praises Kavanaugh, laments attention on her clothes

Meanwhile in a press conference in Cairo, the US First lady told reporters she wishes people would focus on what she does, not on what she wears. With a child's hand clasped in each of hers, Mrs. The Kenya Airport Authority (KAA) will close down JKIA Terminal Two during the arrival and departure of US First Lady Melania Trump . "Nobody discuss...

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  • CapitalTV: AC approves 10 days physical remand of Shehbaz Sharif
CapitalTV: AC approves 10 days physical remand of Shehbaz Sharif

The PML-N's narrative of a witch hunt has been gaining transaction after Punjab Information Minister Fiazul Hassan Chohan revealed in a press conference that former Federal Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique and former Punjab Health Minister Salman Rafique "are likely to be arrested" in another alleged development scam involving the Paragan Hou...

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  • These Are All of Brett Kavanaugh's Lies
These Are All of Brett Kavanaugh's Lies

In an op-ed for Slate published Wednesday evening, James Roche said he was Kavanaugh's roommate at Yale in 1983 and was also friends with Deborah Ramirez, one of the women who said Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her. "I heard them talk about it regularly". "I don't know why they're not bothered by the fact that he is capable of standing up under ...

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  • Brett Kavanaugh confirmed as next Supreme Court justice despite sex assault claims
Brett Kavanaugh confirmed as next Supreme Court justice despite sex assault claims

A much larger crowd of protesters is watching the demonstration from behind a barricade. The final vote Saturday capped a bitter confirmation process that included a heated Capitol Hill hearing on the abuse allegations Palo Alto University professor Christine Blasey Ford leveled against him in September.

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  • Saudi Arabia sends team to Istanbul to search for missing Jamal Khashoggi
Saudi Arabia sends team to Istanbul to search for missing Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi Arabia's consul-general told Reuters on Saturday his country was helping search for Khashoggi, and dismissed talk of his possible abduction. A former government adviser who has been critical of some policies of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Riyadh's intervention in the war in Yemen , Mr Khashoggi has lived in self-imposed e...

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  • Nobel prize win significant for all women suffering sexual violence: Murad
Nobel prize win significant for all women suffering sexual violence: Murad

Mr Mukwege is a Congolese gynaecologist who has treated victims. The Norwegian Nobel Committee jointly awarded the annual Nobel Peace Prize Friday to two people who've fought against rape being used as a "weapon of war". A United Nations spokeswoman said that the awarding of the prize to Mr Mukwege and Ms Murad for their work in combating the...

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  • Utah toddler puts more than $1,000 in the shredder
Utah toddler puts more than $1,000 in the shredder

Treasury Department and may be able to get some or all of their money back, but later rather than sooner. " Leo helps me shred junk mail and just things with our name on it, or important documents we want to get rid of", the mother told KSL-TV.

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  • Volunteers bury more bodies from Indonesia quake
Volunteers bury more bodies from Indonesia quake

Disaster management expert and aid worker Antony Balmain from Australian Red Cross arrived in the city of Palu on Friday where the 7.5 magnitude quake triggered a phenomenon called soil liquefaction, which turned the ground into a churning sea of mud.

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  • Rep. Steve King Uses Sleeping Baby To Celebrate Kavanaugh's Confirmation
Rep. Steve King Uses Sleeping Baby To Celebrate Kavanaugh's Confirmation

Republicans control the Senate by a meager 51-49 margin, and announcements of support Friday from Republicans Jeff Flake of Arizona and Susan Collins of ME, along with Democrat Joe Manchin of West Virginia, locked in the needed votes.

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  • Interpol asks China for information on its missing president
Interpol asks China for information on its missing president

Meng, who is also a vice-minister at China's Ministry of Public Security, is under investigation in China, the Post reported amid mystery surrounding his disappearance after his wife reported to the French police that he had gone missing .

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  • Protesters on Capitol steps as Kavanaugh vote draws near
Protesters on Capitol steps as Kavanaugh vote draws near

Chuck Schumer. McConnel scheduled a vote on Kavanaugh's nomination Friday. Trump reaffirmed his support for Kavanaugh with hours left before the vote. Republican Senator Deb Fischer described Kavanaugh as "one of the most thoughtful, preeminent judges in our nation". On the Senate floor, lawmakers' comments underscored the lingering bitternes...

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  • Kavanaugh a step closer to lifetime Supreme Court post after Senate vote
Kavanaugh a step closer to lifetime Supreme Court post after Senate vote

Senators then endured a rare all-night session to satisfy the requirement of 30 hours of debate following Friday's vote. Earlier, another GOP holdout, Arizona Sen. "The second thing we know for sure is that there's no way anything we did would satisfy the Democrats". Dershowitz called the outrage against Kavanaugh an attempt to "punish and get ...

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  • Officer convicted of murder in slaying of Laquan McDonald
Officer convicted of murder in slaying of Laquan McDonald

Van Dyke , who is white, had faced two counts of first-degree murder, 16 counts of aggravated battery, and one count of official misconduct in the shooting of McDonald, who is black. So even before the historic conviction Friday of Van Dyke, McDonald's death had already prompted change. "They do not have the right to use deadly force just bec...

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