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Finland To Join NATO, President Confirms

Finland To Join NATO, President Confirms

Spread the love           Finland’s President Sauli Niinisto confirmed on Sunday that his country would apply for membership of the NATO military alliance. Sunday’s announcement comes after Niinisto and Prime Minister Sanna Marin said on Thursday they…

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Biden Appoints First Black White House Press Secretary

Biden Appoints First Black White House Press Secretary

Spread the love           US President Joe Biden on Thursday named Karine Jean-Pierre as the next White House press secretary, the first Black person to hold the high-profile post. Jean-Pierre, who will also be the first openly…

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Pelosi Leads Outcry On Supreme Court Draft Abortion Ruling, Describes It An Abomination

Pelosi Leads Outcry On Supreme Court Draft Abortion Ruling, Describes It An Abomination

Spread the love           Supporters of abortion rights reacted with outrage to the leak on Monday night of a supreme court decision overturning Roe v Wade, the 1973 ruling which has safeguarded the right till now. According…

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Poland Frees Most Detained Nigerians – Officials

Poland Frees Most Detained Nigerians – Officials

Spread the love           Most of the Nigerians detained at camps in Poland after fleeing the war in Ukraine have been released, the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission has said. A total of 13 were released following the…

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Transgender Women Should Not Compete In Female Related Sport – Boris Johnson

Transgender Women Should Not Compete In Female Related Sport – Boris Johnson

Spread the love           Prime Minister Boris Johnson says it seems “sensible” that transgender women should not be able to compete in female sporting categories. Johnson made the comments during a visit to a hospital in Welwyn…

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Nearly 3.9 Million People Flee Ukraine – UN

Nearly 3.9 Million People Flee Ukraine – UN

Spread the love           Nearly 3.9 million people have fled Ukraine since Russia’s invasion a month ago, UN figures showed Monday, with the flow continuing to slow. The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said 3,862,797 Ukrainians had fled…

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Will Smith Faces Losing His Oscar For Slapping Chris Rock

Will Smith Faces Losing His Oscar For Slapping Chris Rock

Spread the love           The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has launched a formal review into Will Smith’s slap of Chris Rock at the Oscars and says it ‘condemns the actions of Mr. Smith at…

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Donald Trump Sues Hillary Clinton Over 2016 Russian Collusion Allegations

Donald Trump Sues Hillary Clinton Over 2016 Russian Collusion Allegations

Spread the love           Donald Trump on Thursday sued his rival in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, Hillary Clinton, and several other Democrats, alleging that they tried to rig that election by tying his campaign to Russia.…

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Council Of Europe Expels Russia From Human Rights Body

Council Of Europe Expels Russia From Human Rights Body

Spread the love           Russia has been expeled from the Council of Europe, the continent’s foremost human rights body in an unprecedented move over Moscow’s invasion and war in Ukraine on Wednesday. The 47-nation organization’s committee of…

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World Court Orders Russia To Halt Military Operations In Ukraine

World Court Orders Russia To Halt Military Operations In Ukraine

Spread the love           The United Nations’ top court for disputes between states ordered Russia on Wednesday to immediately halt its military operations in Ukraine, saying it was “profoundly concerned” by Moscow’s use of force. Although the…

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