Category: Foreign News

Immigrant Visa Ban Will Be Resolved – US Ambassador, Mary Beth Leonard

The United States of America ambassador to Nigeria, Mary Beth Leonard has stated that the immigrant visa ban against Nigerians which has ignited lots of...

CNN’s Fareed Zakaria gives reasons why Nigeria should be excluded from US travel ban(video)

CNN’s Fareed Zakaria has examined Nigeria’s addition to the US travel ban which has created much controversy over the last few weeks. Recall that...

Head of Wuhan hospital dies of Coronavirus

Dr Liu Zhiming, who is The Head of Wuhan hospital and the director of Wuchang Hospital, has died today of Coronavirus, according to Chinese media. Dr Liu Zhiming was...

First Openly Gay British Footballer Makes Hall of Fame

Britain’s first and only openly gay footballer, Justin Fashanu, is to be posthumously inducted into the Hall of Fame at the National Football Museum in Manchester. The...

Teen Admits Raping And Stabbing 18-year-old Girl To Death

A teenager has pleaded guilty to the murder and rape of an 18-year-old woman who took him to her home because he was too drunk to go home. Joseph Trevor, 19, on...

14 US Passengers Test Positive To Coronavirus

Fourteen US citizens who were evacuated from a Japanese cruise ship that had been quarantined and recently flown back to the United States on charter flights have tested...

US President Trump slams predecessor Obama over “con job”

Not something you see everyday! While US President Donald Trump has a penchant to lash out at the Democratic party and it’s politicians, but this time, he extended...

More drama from the British Royalty

Not so many palatable news coming from the British Royalty circle. Queen Elizabeth would probably be wondering if these were just society’s way of...

Bring Us Home – Nigerians in Wuhan, China cry out

Some Nigerians stuck in Wuhan, China have been crying out to Nigeria’s federal government to help them return to the country. According to reports, over 60...

10,000 Males Gather In Japan To Celebrate Annual Naked Festival

About 10,000 males gathered at the annual “Naked Festival” in Okayama, Japan to celebrate the “Hadaka Matsuri”, a wild festival held every year...

Novelist Dean Koontz predicted coronavirus outbreak in a 1981 book

Novelist Dean Koontz may have predicted the coronavirus epidemic in a book written in 1981, that is 39 years ago, titled “The Eyes of Darkness”. The...

New Jersey Woman heads for jail for Entering into Sham Marriage to Provide Nigerian man with legal Permanent Residency

Love don’t cost a thing, right? Why should marriage do then? But a 28-year old American woman, Ajia Strauss from New Jersey, collected $1,500 from a 36 year old...

Country singer Daniel Lee Martin ‘commits suicide’ after sexual allegations

A country singer under investigation on charges of child sex abuse in Florida and Tennessee has been found dead in his home. 54-year-old Daniel Lee Martin singer and...

First coronavirus death recorded in Europe after over 67,000 global cases

A Chinese tourist who screened positively for the deadly coronavirus has become the first person to die in Europe since the outbreak in mainland China that emanated from...

Football legend Pele denies reports that he’s depressed

Brazilian football legend, Edson Arantes do Nascimento a.k.a Pelé, has denied reports that he is depressed and reluctant to leave his house due to his health condition....

US Air Force to allow uniformed members to wear turbans and hijabs for religious purposes

The U.S. Airforce has implemented a new set of rules for its military dress policy, permitting its military personnel to wear turbans or hijabs as part of the military...

Africa gets first confirmed case of CoronaVirus

Egypt has just confirmed the country’s first case of coronavirus and has become the first person known to have contracted the virus on the African continent. The...

Polygamy may be normalized in the US state of Utah

A bill to make polygamy among consenting adults in Utah not a criminal offencr, was unanimously endorsed by a state Senate committee this week, sending the legislation...

Mega-church in Singapore takes services online after Coronavirus spike

City Harvest Church, a Singaporean mega-church with a congregation of 16,000, has announced that after an increase in confirmed cases of coronavirus in the region, it is...

Harry and Meghan to let go of staff as Palace office shuts down

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are closing their Buckingham Palace office following their decision to step down as senior royals. The shutdown will however result in up...