WORLD NEWS

Facebook Apologises For Faulty Translation of Xi Jinping’s Name_Jeff Omokhodion

Facebook has apologised for translating Chinese President Xi Jinping's name from Burmese to English into an obscenity on its platform.The translation gaffe came to light on the second day of Mr Xi's state visit to Myanmar.On Saturday, Mr Xi met Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi to enhance bilateral relations.In Burmese Facebook posts about their… Continue reading Facebook Apologises For Faulty Translation of Xi Jinping’s Name_Jeff Omokhodion

SPORTS · WORLD NEWS

After 60 years: Luton FC may be getting a new home_Erik Ogar

Luton FC’s struggle against relegation is the foremost concern of the club supporters, but the clubs future prospects offers some consolation as they move closer to getting a new stadium after waiting sixty years. Plans were submitted in 2016 for a mixed-use development (Newlands Park) near the M1 to rejuvenate the town and also help… Continue reading After 60 years: Luton FC may be getting a new home_Erik Ogar

COMPENSATIONS · WORLD NEWS

Canada offers compensation to families victims of plane downed in Iran_Ehiabhi Femi

Families of Canadians killed in Iran crash to receive $25,000 to help with first expenses, Trudeau says… The families of Canadian citizens or permanent residents killed in the downing of a passenger plane in Iran will receive $25,000 per victim from the Canadian government to help with immediate needs, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Friday.The… Continue reading Canada offers compensation to families victims of plane downed in Iran_Ehiabhi Femi

ENTERTAINMENT & LIFE STYLE · Royalty · WORLD NEWS

No more “Royal Life” for Duke and Duchess of Sussex_Ehiabhi Femi

Following the decision of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to quit their royal roles and be financially independent, the Buckingham palace has officially announced that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are to completely give up Royal life after a 'Megxit' deal was sealed. It had been reported earlier that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have… Continue reading No more “Royal Life” for Duke and Duchess of Sussex_Ehiabhi Femi

RELIGION

Clergy Call on Nigerians to Contribute Towards Nation building_Ada Nkong

Nigerians have been enjoined to always contribute to the development of the nation by working for the peace and mutual coexistence of peoples through swift and non-violent means of conflict resolution .Apostle Theophilus Ebonyi of 'Faith on the Rock' in Nasarawa State made the call while speaking with journalists on the state of the nation… Continue reading Clergy Call on Nigerians to Contribute Towards Nation building_Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

Iran Agrees to Send Black Box Recordings to Ukraine_Ada Nkong

Iran will send the flight recorders of the Ukrainian passenger plane that its military shot down earlier this month to Ukraine, Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday.The Iranian authorities are also prepared for experts from France, Canada and the United States to examine the data from the recorders, the semi-official news agency said.All 176 people… Continue reading Iran Agrees to Send Black Box Recordings to Ukraine_Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

Macron,Wife Escape Protesters_Ada Nkong

French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife were rushed from a Paris theatre late Friday after protesters tried to burst in and disrupt the performance. Riot police were out in force as dozens of people staged a demonstration outside the theatre where Macron and Brigitte were watching “The Fly”. About 30 protesters tried to enter… Continue reading Macron,Wife Escape Protesters_Ada Nkong

SPORTS

MINISTER OF SPORTS COMMENDS ADEKUROYE FOR GOLD MEDAL_Erik Ogar

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr. Sunday Dare has lauded wrestling sensation Odunayo Adekuroye for winning gold in the final of the 57kg class of the Mattei Pellicone Ranking Series tournament in far away Rome. The Minister praised the former world no 1 wrestler for knocking out her opponent Indian Anshu Anshu 10-0… Continue reading MINISTER OF SPORTS COMMENDS ADEKUROYE FOR GOLD MEDAL_Erik Ogar