Month: July 2019

‘Forces For Change’: Meghan picks 15 women for British Vogue cover | UK News

Climate activist Greta Thunberg and New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern are among 15 women chosen by the Duchess of Sussex to feature on the next issue of British Vogue. Meghan is the guest editor of the September edition of the fashion bible, dubbed Forces For Change, and has been working on the project for …

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3 dead, 12 injured in shooting at California garlic festival

  Shooting at California Garlic Festival At least three people were killed and 12 injured after a shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in California, according to authorities. Shots were fired at the site as the festival drew to a close yesterday evening. An eyewitness told NBC there was “a white man in his early to mid-30s …

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Kidnappers Reduce Ransom On Siasia’s Mother From N70m To N50m

The abductors of Samson Siasia’s mother, Mrs Beauty Ogere Siasia about 16 days ago have now reduced their asking price for the release of the 79-year-old woman, Completesports.com reports. The kidnappers initially demanded for a ransom of N70m, but have now asked the family to pay N50m even as the whereabouts of the victims remain …

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NNPC warns against violation of pipeline Right-of-Way

NNPC GMD, Mele Kyari By Edith Ike-Eboh The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has raised the red flag on the violation of its pipeline right-of-way by some individuals and communities along the corridor of the system 2E pipeline network. The Corporation gave the warning in a statement by Mr Ndu Ughamadu, Group General Manager, Group …

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Germán (9 Ks), Yankees beat Red Sox 9-6, avoid 4-game sweep

BOSTON (AP) — The visiting manager’s office at Fenway Park pulsed like a Lansdowne Street nightclub, and the sound of players shouting could be heard through the closed door. ”Obviously, that’s a happy room,” manager Aaron Boone said after his New York Yankees beat the rival Red Sox 9-6 on Sunday night to avoid a …

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Mourners’ Massacre: Buhari orders military to end terrorism now

President Muhammadu Buhari By Ismaila Chafe President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday condemned the dastardly attack on a funeral procession in Borno, which caused the deaths of  over 60 mourners. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s spokesman, in a statement in Abuja, said the President had received assurances from the armed forces that the terrorists who committed …

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Muhammad smashes 16-year record in women’s 400m hurdles

Muhammad smashes 16-year record in women’s 400m hurdles Olympic champion Dalilah Muhammad on Sunday set the world record in the 400 meters hurdles when she ran a blistering 52.20 seconds in the rain at the United States national championships. Muhammad’s time smashed the previous mark of 52.34 seconds set by Russian Yuliya Pechonkina in 2003. …

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