The APC would participate in the Anambra State election, which comes up next month. But the political party may not be really worried about what happens in the southeast state next month. The political party has two other polls that are more important than the forthcoming Anambra State governorship election.
Israel Destroys Aljazeera, AP Media Building Israel Destroys Aljazeera, AP Media Building In GazaIsraeli planes struck targets in the Gaza Strip again on Saturday.A building housing Al-Jazeera and AP media, which had previously been evacuated, was also destroyed.The toll of this conflict has exceeded 160 dead.
Photos credit: AP Little known Central African Republic with a population of less than 5million people came to Lagos on Thursday to inflict on Nigeria her first defeat in their ongoing qualifiers for the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup. Signs that the match, witnessed by a mammoth home crowd at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere -Lagos was headed for a cul-de-sac manifested early when the Eagles, parading a host of well known Euro-based stars failed to breach a tightly knit CAR team bubbling with less fancied players.
Photo credit: AP Photo credit: Michael Jackson official site They are both now resting in the bosom of the Lord. But while here on planet earth, they both shook the world as the very best in their chosen fields of human endeavour. Muhammad Ali was the quintessential pugilist who glamourised boxing and made millions and millions of people all across the world to fall in love with the sport while Michael Jackson, the young lead vocalist of the musical group, The Jacksons, went on to become the greatest entertainer the world had ever seen.
A former presidential aspirant, Adamu Garba, has been in the news recently following the removal of his Crowwe App from the Google play store. Image credit: Flip memes Although, Adamu had assured that Crowwe would be brought back as it was only taken down for upgrade so as to give users a better experience.
Photo credit: AP When Cristiano Ronaldo finally quits football after two decades of strutting his stuff regularly and consistently on the big stage, he would have sufficiently written enough chapters of his eventful sojourn on planet earth...all by himself! If there are goals, records or personal targets he failed to reach or achieve, it was not because he didn't make enough effort.
•Father and son have featured in two generations of Italian squads in 1996 and 2021 (PHOTOS: AP) It is often said that lightning never strikes twice in a place. But in football, events have shown that lightning can and do strike twice, even severally in a place!
Photo credit: AP How time changes. Certain habits that would probably have been frowned at decades ago are now being accepted, infact celebrated, as today's fad. Single-parenting, particularly from the maternal perspective had often be criticised as a sign of loose morality by a sterner, more conservative generation in the days of old, as the people tried to live strictly by what the Holy Bible and Quran preached.
It made major headlines two days ago that some armed men had attacked the President of Haiti, Jovenel Moise, for reasons yet to be unraveled. Image credit: AP The armed attackers succeeded in killing President Moise while his wife was seriously injured. That incident would have been seen as a serious slap on the face of Haiti as a country if its number one citizen could be swooped on, attacked and murdered in a gruesome manner by armed men without the killers being captured.
Those of us that grew up in the typical African setting have our fair share of corporal punishment. We were flogged for poor academic performance, being late to school, making noise in the class and so on. To the typical African man, corporal punishment is the primary way of ensuring discipline in students.
The takeover of power by Talibans in Afghanistan is one of the most trending issues around the world as many people are still talking about it and following developments as they unfold. Image credit: Image credit: AP It must be pointed out that the Talibans did not just seize power from the blues.
A senior Taliban official has disclosed that "a number of civilians" have been killed on Sunday after a suicide bomber attacked a mosque in Afghanistan. A report by FRANCE 24 with AFP and AP also confirmed the development, saying that the bomb was targeted at Eidgah Mosque in Kabul, where a memorial service was being held for the mother of Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid.
Justice is blind to prejudice and bias, or this is how it ought to be; but in most instances especially in Africa, the judiciary is so corrupted that justice is often denied for selfish reasons. But today in South Africa, the judiciary in Africa has scored a point in fairness.
Us President Donald Trump has refused to concede after his democratic challenger, Joe Biden, secured the required number of electoral votes to win the presidential race. Joe Biden won with 283 electoral college votes to Trump 214 and victory means Joe Biden is now the 46 President of the United states of America. Trump was at his golf course in Virginia when a slew of networks announced Biden had won the presidency. The AP and networks only call a race when they determine the trailing candidate has no possible
JERUSALEM - An Israeli airstrike on Saturday annihilated an elevated structure that housed The Associated Press office in the Gaza Strip, regardless of rehashed critical calls from the news office to the military to stop the approaching assault.AP called the strike "stunning and sickening."Twelve AP staff members and specialists were working and resting in the department on Saturday evening when the Israeli military called an admonition, giving tenants of the structure one hour to clear.
As the new year breaks. It has been confirmed by the Israeli government and army that a Palestinian male was gunned down by Israeli security forces on January 5th 2021. The alleged attacker was seen approaching the Israeli security officer through an intersection, the officers fired warning shots in the air but the attacker instead of stopping threw his knife at the security officer and was shot. He was confirmed dead by the army. Photo credit AP tv Isreal has been experiencing many attacks carried out by Palestinians
The 317 girls kidnapped on Friday morning from their boarding school in Zamfara State have been freed.The freed students of Government Secondary School in Jangebe are currently in the palace of the Emir of Anka, the Nation learned.
According to a report published by The Associated Press, the Vatican has now made a move on gay marriages and this move is currently making many Americans angry.
The Association Press In Gaza piece, AFP Journalist reported that, on Saturday, the 13- floor building housing Qatar- based Al-Jazeera and American news Agency has been hit by Israel airstrike which demolished the buildings.Al-Jazeera on tweeter said, "Al-Jazeera and other international offices have been demolished by Israel".
Valentine's Day celebration is a seasonal reminder of one of the core values of our very human existence - Love. But the word 'Love' can sometimes be an elusive thing. Especially when you have never really experienced it's effects. At one point in my life an old woman told me that "every child was my child", I took those words lightly - thinking she said it to spite me. Because I had just beaten up a kid I was older than simply because he insulted me. But the more I grew, those words took on a different reflection