The outgoing president of Nigeria, Chief Goodluck Ebele Jonathan through the minister of information, Senator Patricia Akwashiki had said that the president will perform handling over on May 28th at a dinner ceremony. Senator Patricia Akwashiki had said in her statement : By May 28, the President intends to have the formal handover done at a dinner so that we can reserve May 29 for the incoming government
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A Taiwanese Man, Wife And 7 Accomplices Get 20 Years Jail Time For Phone Scam
Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam: A court in Ho Chi Minh city had sentenced a Taiwanese man, his wife and seven other accomplices to 20 years in prison for defrauding 33 Vietnamese in different cases of phone scam.
Man Delays VietJet Air Flight As He Opens Emergency Door While Searching For Restroom
Hanoi, Vietnam: Fifty one passenger of Vietjet air flight 175 missed their 4:30pm flight going to Saigon from Hanoi when a man on the same flight opens the emergency exit door in search of a restroom. A Vietnamese man, Chuong, 43 from Duong Lam, outskirts of Hanoi, who was in need of the restroom on the Vietjet flight took everyone by shock when he suddenly opened the emergency exit door, activating the emergency exit door of the plane.
Xenophobic Attacks : A Ghanaian Have Been Murdered In South Africa
Durban, South Africa: A Ghanaian making a living in South Africa is the latest victim of Xenophobic attack as South Africans keep killing foreign nationals staying in the country. Emmanuel Kwesi Quaison is the latest African, and a Ghanaian to be victim of the xenophobic attack in South Africa. He was killed in Durban by local gangs. The full details of how he was killed are yet to be confirmed as more Africans living in the Xebophobic areas ran into hiding.
Polish Expats Hangs Himself In Cambodia
Sihanoukville, Cambodia : Wtoszczak Stanistaw, 53, a Polish expat in Cambodia have hung himself on a tree nearby kao Sou primary school, Sihanoukville.
A Lebanese, 5 Others Arrested For Defrauding Bureau De Change With EFCC Uniform In Lagos, Nigeria
Lagos, Nigeria: The Nigerian police have arrested a Lebanese woman with her 5 accomplices who had robbed Bureau De Change in Lagos by disguising as Anti-graft agencies (EFCC-Economic and Financial Crime Commission). The Lebanese,Amira Abdallahi, 32. Other accomplices are Princewill Eze, 55; Daniel Okpara, 30; Paul Irior, 37; Bassey Ekpenyong, 39; Royal Nwabuike, 32; were all arrested for alleged robberies and fraud in the tune of 20 million Naira ($20,000).
Gay Foreigners To Be Deported Or Banned In Egypt
Egypt: A court in Egypt had banned a Libyan man again in Egypt. The man who was banned in 2008 by the Egypt interior ministry was allegedly gay.. The man is a student of Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime had decided to continue is studies in Egypt, so he appealed the decision of the interior ministry before the the Egypt administrative court on Tuesday, the 14th of April.
Police Arrest Peruvian Man Who Cut ATM Machine To Cart Away $65,000 In Vietnam
Khanh Hoa, Vietnam: Police have arrested one of the six member gang of Peruvian nationality who stole cash from an ATM machine in Khanh Hoa province. The man and his accomplices had used a welding machine to cut into 2 ATM machines and stole $65,000 (1.4 billion Vietnamese Dong).
Change Is Not Just A Slogan, We Will Build A Nation Of Our Dream - Professor Osinbajo
Lagos, Nigeria: The Vice-president-elect under the All progressive party(APC) have once again assured Nigerians of their commitment to improving the nation from its static state. While appreciating voters via his official twitter handle, @ProfOsinbajo, he appreciated all voters across the country for their support in the governorship and legislature candidates across the country.
Xenophobic Attack: South Africans Target Foreigners, Kills 5, Burn Foreigner Businesses
We look into the Xenophobic attacks in South Africa 2015, the South Africans in Soweto have been killing foreign nationals, mostly from other African countries. See a full news on the attacks and pictures (Graphics). Read the king's speech and if foreign nationals can trust the South African government security. Malawi is repatriating it's citizens already, 5 people dead since last week the attacks started in Soweto and Johannesburg.
Vietnam Airline Pilot, Flight Attendant Arrested For Smuggling Gold In Shoe Soles
Busan, South Korea: A pilot of Vietnam airline and another flight attendant have been arrested after they tried to smuggle 6kg gold bar into South Korea. The flight crew were arrested at Gimhae International airport, South Korea.
Names Of 255 Black People Killed By The Police In 2015 (R.I.P)
There have been a lot of killings by police over the years and the recent is the killing of Walter Scott, 50 in South Carolina. The killing would have been another statistic if not for the brave eyewitness that recorded the video.
Buhari To Move Against Pension For Ex-Governors
Lagos: The recently elected president of Nigeria, General Muhammadu Buhari is currently planning a move against the exorbitant pension the state governors. The president-elect is set to lead the campaign against the pension laws.
Race War In South Africa As White Supremacist Train Youths To Kill Blacks And Create Apartheid State
Johannesburg, South Africa: Burn, Bastard, Burn is the chant of youths as they burn a South African flag in a new video, they claim they want their freedom and have their own country. A camp in northwest, Johannesburg is training youths in a military style to fight for a separate white state, the Afrikaner Resistance Movement (AWB) is brainwashing thousands of South African kids to rise-up in resistance to Nelson Mandela legacy and hard-fought to put apartheid away in South Africa.
BBC Journalist Dead In A Boat Crash In Laos, Body Found, Friends Pay Tribute
A part-time BBC photojournalist, Johanna Powell, 37 from Cardiff had died in a tourist boat on the Mekong river in Pak Beng. Johanna had travelled with her 3 friends from Wales and one of her friends was celebrating her 40th birthday. The friends are in a group of 10 in a boat that could 25 people.
We Will Do Everything We Can To Defeat Boko-Haram- General Muhammadu Buhari
In a statement released today by the president-elect in Nigeria, General Muhammadu Buhari. He said the his government will not promise the release of the chibok girls, but the government will make sure it defeats Boko Haram and conquer terrorism more than the past government. April 13th is one year that the Chibok girls were abducted from their school in Nigeria by the terrorist cell, Boko Haram.
I Will Not Ban Okada In Lagos Or Increase School Fees - Governor Elect, Akinwunmi Ambode
Epe, Lagos State: The Lagos state governor-elect has assured Lagosian of a working Lagos state and follow his path of the outgoing governor, Governor Raji Fashola.
Nigeria Election:All Gubernatorial Election Results In Nigeria
The results of the gubernatorial election accross Nigeria. Results are still coming in, Imo state election is inconclusive. We will update this data as more data comes in.
Ibrahim Gaidam Wins The Yobe Gubernatorial Election
Damaturu, Nigeria: Alhaji Ibrahim Gaidam has been declared winner of the 2015 gubernatorial election in Yobe State. The APC gubernatorial candidate was announced after he polled 334, 847 to defeat his closest rival, Alhaji Adamu Maina Waziri of the People Democratic Party(PDP) who polled 179,700 votes.
Hillary Clinton Announces She Will Be Running For Democratic Presidential Bid
The former US secretary of states,Hillary Clinton had just declared she will be running for the 2016 presidential bid, the race for the most powerful house in the world, White House. In a new Youtube video, Mrs Clinton said "Everyday Americans need a champion.I want to be that champion. Hillary Clinton had ran for the same presidential bid in 2008, but lost to President Barack Obama.