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    Theresa May Slams Trump's Praise For Congressman Who Attacked UK Journalist

    House of Representatives candidate Greg Gianforte became embroiled in a scandal just days prior to special elections after he attacked a Guardian journalist. Gianforte later apologized for his actions and won the election, despite the incident.While speaking at a rally in Montana, US President Donald Trump praised the state's Congressman Greg Gianforte, specifically for his ability to perform a body slam, referring to the notorious incident involving a Guardian journalist, which happened in…

    Russia would use nuclear arms if under missile attack

    The Russian president Vladimir Putin said the country would only launch a nuclear strike if its early warning systems spot missiles heading toward its territory."The aggressor should know that retaliation is inevitable," he told an international policy forum in Sochi "When we see a coming strike on the territory of Russia, we will retaliate."Mr Putin acknowledged it would mean a global catastrophe, but emphasised Russia "can't be those who initiated it"."W…

    Medvedev: Trump unable to improve relations with Russia

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, said that the U.S. President Donald Trump “hasn’t done anything yet to achieve radical improvement between two countries’ relations.” Prime Minister expressed his doubt that Trump will succeed at improving relations in the future.“He is unlikely to be able to do it because of the pressure that is being put on him,” RIA Novosti quoted the prime minister. Medvedev added that in the United States the president "is being attacked from left and right"…

    Mad Cow disease found in the UK for first time since 2015

    Mad cow disease has been found on a U.K. farm for the first time since 2015, raising concern that some countries may move to limit imports of British beef if more cases are found.The disease, also known as bovine spongiform encephalopathy or BSE, was confirmed on a farm in Aberdeenshire, eastern Scotland, according to a government statement. Officials stressed that the case is classical BSE and animal did not enter the food supply."The Scottish red meat industry has a global reputation…

    Flash floods in Tunisia leave five dead, two missing

    Flash flooding in Tunisia has killed at least five people while a further two are unaccounted for, the interior ministry said Two died in the Kef region in the northwest and another in Grombalia in the north. six-year-old child drowned in Sidi Bouzid in central Tunisia and a 40-year-old man was swept away by a seasonal river in the neighbouring province of Kasserine.One person has been missing in Kasserine and another in Zaghouan in northeastern Tunisia.The drownings come less than a month after…

    Uganda at 'big risk' for Ebola spreading from neighbouring Congo.

    Uganda is at "big risk" of the spread of a deadly Ebola virus outbreak from neighbouring Congo, a senior health official said,even as he said the situation is "being handled well" there.Uganda's director of health services, Henry Mwebesa,said after the World Health Organization,Congo's outbreak does not yet warrant being declared a global emergency but called for an"intensified" response.Uganda is the most threatened as the risk of Ebola's regional sp…

    Angry protesters confront Israeli envoy Mark Regev at Belfast university

    There were angry scenes as pro-Palestinian protesters confronted the UK’s Israeli ambassador at Queen’s University in Belfast.A protester was restrained as several attempted to follow Mark Regev’s car as he left the historic institution following a visit to speak to students. Around 70 pro-Palestinian protesters gathered outside Queen’s as Mr Regev gave a talk to Masters students who study subjects related to politics and conflict resolution as part of a workshop.Queen’s defended the invitation…

    Zimbabweans not holding their breath ahead of Constitutional Court's election ruling

    After a month of political drama‚ the Zimbabwean Constitutional Court, set the next chapter in Zimbabwe’s political cycle with its ruling on the MDC Alliance’s challenge of president elect Emmerson Mnangagwa of Zanu PF’s.By close of business,‚ after all parties’ defence lawyers had taken to the stand in a televised trial‚ ordinary Zimbabweans were left with mixed reactions.For Mavis Sibanda‚ the period leading to the court challenge proved that politics is an elitist affair and the outcome of th…

    Full-blown energy crisis

    Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources said Nigeria is currently going through a full-blown energy crisis, and could experience this for a long time if it fails to articulate a sound policy framework that focuses intensely on its gas sector yesterday in Abuja.Kachikwu, in his ministerial address at the 11th edition of the international conference and exhibition organised by the Nigerian Gas Association (NGA) in Abuja, explained the country’s continued dependence on oil a…

    Chidi Lloyd Campaign Director General of Tonye Cole

    All Progressives Congress in Rivers State governorship candidate, Arch.Tonye Dele Cole appoints Hon. Chidi Julius Lloyd, former member of Rivers State House of Assembly representing Emohua constituency who doubles as the then leader of the 7th Assembly. As the Director General of his Campaign organization for the 2019 General election.