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Cultists kill final- year medical student, four others – Punch Newspapers

Alexander Okere,  Benin There was pandemonium in Ekpoma town, in the Esan West Local Government Area of Edo State, when no fewer than five persons, said to be students of the Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, were reportedly killed by suspected cult members. PUNCH Metro learnt that the incident occurred during …

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Once ‘99 Percent Against Trump,’ Dean Heller Calls Him ‘Great Leader’

Senator Dean Heller on Wednesday called President Trump “a great leader” who had revived Nevada’s economy, a striking departure from the arm’s-length approach Mr. Heller took with Mr. Trump in the 2016 campaign and in the first months of his presidency. In a private conference call with White House aides, …

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Fewer Attacks, but a More Complex Terrorist Threat in 2017, U.S. Says

WASHINGTON — Foreign terrorist groups and their affiliates had a bad year in 2017 as the United States and other countries fought back against the Islamic State, but Al Qaeda and Iranian-backed militias remain deadly threats, according to an annual government terrorism report that was released on Wednesday. There were …

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Saraki, Atiku, Secondus rally support for Adeleke – Punch Newspapers

Ahead of Saturday’s governorship election in Osun, the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday in Osogbo, canvassed support for the Peoples Democratic Party candidate, Senator Ademola Adeleke. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, PDP National Chairman, Uche Secondus, Governor Abdulfatai Ahmed of Kwara, …

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For Red-State Democrats, Accusation Against Kavanaugh Scrambles Midterm Calculus

WASHINGTON — The sexual assault accusation against Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh hasn’t just upended what was expected to be his relatively easy Senate confirmation to the Supreme Court. The allegation has also scrambled the political calculations for 10 Democratic senators running for re-election in states won by President Trump, particularly …

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Rafael Nadal out of China tournaments with knee injury – Punch Newspapers

World No 1 Rafael Nadal out of China tournaments with knee injury Details Later… (AFP) (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) FB.AppEvents.logPageView(); }; (function(d, s, id){ var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) {return;} js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs); }(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk')); Source link

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