Park Geun-hye bags 25 years in prison for bribery and abuse of presidential power

  A court in South Korea has sentenced the impeached-and-ousted president, Park Geun-hye, to 25 years behind bars. Image: Park Geun-hye Geun-hye’s ruling was announced by an appeal court on Friday. The former president of South Korea was convicted of collecting bribes to bend the law for Samsung, the Asian country’s largest multinational corporation. According to … Continue reading Park Geun-hye bags 25 years in prison for bribery and abuse of presidential power

Nigeria Customs intercepts 440 Rifles at Tin Can Island Port amid Coup Rumors and President Buhari’s death

Nigeria Customs Service at the Tin Can Island Port in Apapa, Lagos, has intercepted a 40ft container filled with 440 pieces of pump action rifles amid widespread rumors of a military coup and president Buhari's death. According to a report from The Sun, the guns were seized on Monday 22 May, 2017. The smugglers disguised their … Continue reading Nigeria Customs intercepts 440 Rifles at Tin Can Island Port amid Coup Rumors and President Buhari’s death

Silly French Sniper accidentally shoots a waiter and an official during a Presidential Speech

A sniper who served as part of President Francois Hollande's security team will appear in court to give explanations on why he fidgeted with his rifle during a presidential speech. President Francois Hollande A waiter and one maintenance worker were reportedly wounded but both victims escaped death by a whisker. According to News Australia, this miraculous incident occurred while … Continue reading Silly French Sniper accidentally shoots a waiter and an official during a Presidential Speech

Nigeria’s Goodluck Jonathan gets ready for another big political challenge

Goodluck Ebele Azikiwe Jonathan, is bracing up for another political adventure in both local and international politics. The man who was adjudged the "Best Democratic President," held a closed door meeting with his mentor-turned-nemesis OBJ in Ogun State on 20 January, the same day Donald J. Trump was sworn in as U.S. President. According to … Continue reading Nigeria’s Goodluck Jonathan gets ready for another big political challenge

U.S. President Barack Obama holds a meeting with Trump

Just few days ago, an Obama-Trump meeting was more like a wishful thinking but those days are gone as Americans have chosen their leader to make this day a reality. The alleged acrimony between Barack Obama, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, and their party affiliations, are no longer of any importance. During the political campaigns, Obama … Continue reading U.S. President Barack Obama holds a meeting with Trump

Park Geun-hye: South Koreans call for the president’s resignation

A large number of angry protesters took to the streets in South Korea this weekend, calling for an immediate resignation from Park Geun-hye, who took office as the country's first female president after holding office as acting prime minister since 25 February 2013. The 64-year-old was accused of letting her close friend, Choi Soon-sil play … Continue reading Park Geun-hye: South Koreans call for the president’s resignation

Philippine’s president Rodrigo Duterte asks, ‘What If There’s No God?’

Image: President Rodrigo Duterte Philippine's president Rodrigo Duterte has taken crime and violence to the doorsteps of drug dealers since he kick-started a campaign to clean up the country, leaving over 3,500 corpses behind his trail.  The controversial president recently made it clear that he wants the death penalty to be restored in the Philippines. … Continue reading Philippine’s president Rodrigo Duterte asks, ‘What If There’s No God?’

Ali Bongo sworn in a President Of Gabon

Ali Bongo has been sworn in as Gabon's president for a second seven-year term, three days after his election victory was controversially validated by the Constitutional Court following allegations of fraud. Image shows Ali Bongo giving a speech. "I pledge to devote all my efforts for the good of the Gabonese people and to ensure … Continue reading Ali Bongo sworn in a President Of Gabon

Why Obama Delayed Meeting With Philippine President Duterte, At The G20 Summit In China.

Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte made headlines around the world with his recent vulgar comments against the pope, president Obama and the United Nations. Why is he so vexed? Image: Rodrigo Duterte In his widely publicized warning to Obama as both were scheduled to meet at the G20 Summit in China, Duterte told reported that the U.S. … Continue reading Why Obama Delayed Meeting With Philippine President Duterte, At The G20 Summit In China.

Erdogan Orders Closure Of Schools, Charities, Institutions.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has extended the period in which some suspects can be detained without charge to 30 days, and ordered the closure of more than 1,000 private schools, according to an official statement. Image: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Erdogan declared a three-month state of emergency on July 21 to strengthen state powers … Continue reading Erdogan Orders Closure Of Schools, Charities, Institutions.