Protesters Set Gabon Parliament On Fire In Fury At Bongo’s “Reelection”

gabon parliament

Angry protesters set fire to Gabon’s national assembly on Wednesday as thousands of people took the streets after an announcement that President Ali Bongo had been re-elected, witnesses said. Continue reading


David Luiz Undergoes Chelsea Medical Ahead Of Shock Return To Stamford Bridge

Fans react to David Luizs transfer from PSG to Chelsea [best tweets]

Paris Saint-Germain defender David Luiz has undergone a medical at Chelsea ahead of a shock return to Stamford Bridge. Continue reading

BREAKING NEWS: Brazil Senate Impeaches President Dilma Rouseff

The Senate in Brazil has just voted 61-20 to impeach President Dilma Rouseff. She was accused of corruption and abuse of office by breaking budget laws. However Rouseff has maintained her innocence, calling the impeachment trial a coup against her government. Continue reading

Boko Haram Embraces Peace, To Announce Chibok Girls’ Release Within 24hours – Aisha Wakil

Aisha-Wakil - Mama Boko Haram

Aisha Alkali Wakli, one of the three declared wanted by the Nigerian Army because of their connection to Boko Haram, has said the terror group is now ready to embrace peace. Continue reading

BREAKING News: US Inaugural Flight To Cuba In Over 50 Years Lands


A US commercial flight to Cuba in more than 50 years has landed in Cuba. JetBlue Flight 387 just touched down in Santa Clara, Cuba after departing Ft. Lauderdale earlier this morning with about 150 passengers. Continue reading

If Amalgamation Of 1914 By Lord Lugard Was Mistake, Each Region Should Go Separately – Ango Abdullahi

Prof. Ango Abdullahi

“Stop Fighting Boko Haram If You Wont Fight Avengers”

A former minister of education and member of the Northern Elders Forum, Prof. Ango Abdullahi, has said if Nigerians find it difficult to live together in peace, the component units should find it convenient to go their separate ways. Continue reading

Extradition: Abuja Court Declines Kashamu’s Fresh Application To Stop DSS, Police

A Federal High Court in Abuja has declined an application by Senator Buruji Kashamu to stop the Department of State Services (DSS) and the Nigeria Police from arresting and extraditing him to the United States. Continue reading

3,000 Migrants Saved Off Libya

Migrants wait to be rescued on a boat in the Mediterranean Sea during a rescue operation by the Italian coastguard. Around 6,500 migrants were rescued off the coast of Libya on August 29 (AFP Photo/)

Rescuers saved 3,000 migrants in the waters off Libya on Tuesday as they tried desperately to reach Europe, a day after a record 6,500 people were rescued in the Mediterranean. Continue reading

Shkodran Mustafi Completes Arsenal Move

Shkodran Mustafi joins Arsenal in a £35m deal

German World Cup-winning centre back Shkodran Mustafi has completed his move from Valencia to Arsenal, the North London club have announced on its website. Continue reading

Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg In Lagos

‘I’m excited to learn as much as I can’

Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, arrived Lagos on Tuesday. it is his first visit to sub-Saharan Africa. Continue reading

Joe Hart Arrives For Torino Medical

England goalkeeper Joe Hart arrived in Turin on Tuesday ahead of undergoing a medical that should see him sign a season-long loan deal with the unfashionable Serie A club. Continue reading

“Governor Wike & His Gang Of PDP Vampires” Assassinated Barrister Atsuete’s – APC


The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Tuesday blamed Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike and PDP Rivers State for the death of activist lawyer, Bar Ken Atsuete. Continue reading