Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Rebels to back peace deal… If Assad sticks to his side of the bargain

The United States and Russia early Saturday announced a breakthrough agreement on Syria that foresees a nationwide cease-fire starting on Monday, followed a week...

Nigerian poet: We need to choose books over money

Prolific Nigerian poet Niyi Osundare says Nigerians are too busy "chasing money" and should spend time reading instead. He made the comments when he came...

North Korea Flaunts Plans For New Ballistic Missiles

North Korea appears to have revealed details of two as-yet untested missile systems in its press coverage of a factory inspection by the country's Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un.

‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ Filming on Hold after Kim’s Paris Robbery

Keeping Up With the Kardashians' days may be numbered. According to Us Weekly, filming for the show is on "indefinite hiatus" following Kim Kardashian West's...

Civil War Imminent – Togo Opposition Warns

Opposition political parties in Togo are urging the Government of Ghana and those of other West African countries to intervene in ongoing political tension in the West African country.
Capt. Albert Barney Abuga

VIDEO: Ghanaian Pilot Saves 312 Lives By Saving A Qatar Airways Plane From Crashing

Capt. Albert Barney Abuga and his crew are being hailed as heroes after guiding Qatar Airways flight QR240 to a safe emergency landing on...

Dangerous Hurricane Matthew threatens Haiti, Jamaica, Cuba

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — An extremely dangerous Hurricane Matthew moved slowly over the Caribbean on Sunday night, following a track that authorities warned could...

IMF, Global Finance Leaders Decries Over Growing Populist Backlash

World finance leaders on Thursday decried a growing populist backlash against globalization and pledged to take steps to ensure trade and economic integration benefited...

Rio carnival marred by fresh accident as float collapses

At least 12 people were injured when a float collapsed in Rio de Janeiro's Sambadrome, the venue where the samba schools hold their annual...

Kerry: US still wants peaceful end to Syria war despite halt in Russian talks

Aleppo (Syria) (AFP) - Russia said it has sent an advanced missile system to the Syrian port of Tartus, as tensions escalate between Moscow...