Ghana’s Andre Ayew, who plays for Swansea City FC, has been named African Player of the Month of August in the English Premier League. He beat off competition from the other shortlisted players – Yaya Toure of Manchester City and Algerian Riyad Mahrez of Leicester City. In a statement released by ‘Tunde Adelakun, CEO of… Read More Andre Ayew named African Player of the Month, Premier League Player of the Month (August)
In its latest bout of saber rattling, North Korea says it is ready to use nuclear weapons against the United States and other foes if they pursue “their reckless hostile policy” toward Kim Jong Un’s regime. In a statement carried by the North’s state-run Korean Central News Agency on Tuesday, an atomic energy official said… Read More North Korea issues nuclear warning to the U.S.
Nigeria’s determination to rout out insurgency has got boosted by a commitment by French government to support the Multinational Joint Task Force (MJTF) with intelligence gathering and high tech military equipment. The commitment announced on Monday by the French President, Mr. François Hollande after a closed door bilateral meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at Elsee… Read More We need France’s assistance to defeat Boko Haram- Buhari
Eight people died and five others are missing after a flash flood washed away vehicles at the Utah/Arizona border, the Hildale, Utah, fire department said. All the victims are mothers and small children, Assistant Fire Chief Kevin Barlow said. The youngest child was about 4 years old. The flooding ravaged a community that straddles the… Read More 8 dead, 5 missing as flash flood hits Utah, Arizona