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Immigrant Children Are Being Detained For Months In America

Immigrant Children Are Being Detained For Months In America

On Tuesday night, lawyers filed a lawsuit on behalf of seven immigrant youth and their families who claim the Trump administration is detaining children for an egregious amount of time. Most of the young plaintiffs, who range from ages 11 to 17, have been stuck in children’s shelters or foster care facilities for between four and […]

Community Gathers At Vigil To Mourn Shooting Victims

Community Gathers At Vigil To Mourn Shooting Victims

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. ― Hundreds of community members crowded Fred Kavli Theatre in Thousand Oaks on Thursday night to pay their respects at an emotional vigil for 12 victims who died in a mass shooting at a local bar. The vigil, which lasted about 45 minutes, came less than 24 hours after 12 people were […]

Stacey Abrams Slams Brian Kemp’s ‘Desperate’ Hacking Claim

Stacey Abrams Slams Brian Kemp’s ‘Desperate’ Hacking Claim

Stacey Abrams, Georgia’s Democratic nominee for governor, lashed out against Republican challenger Brian Kemp on Sunday over his office’s 11th-hour claim that Democrats had attempted to hack into the state’s voter registration system. The office of Georgia’s secretary of state announced Sunday ― just two days before the midterm elections ― that it had opened […]

U.S Beats Russia To Become Top Oil Producer

U.S Beats Russia To Become Top Oil Producer

The U.S. surpassed Russia in August to claim the title of world’s top oil producer, with the largest year-on-year output increase in its history. Output rose to a record 11.346 million barrels a day, according to a monthly report issued Wednesday by the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Russia pumped 11.21 million in August, according to […]

The Story Corner : Better Have The Child Now Or Forget It

The Story Corner : Better Have The Child Now Or Forget It

Who’s home with me today? Have you heard? Or wait, how did you hear it? See, if you hear people saying one president is going to stop them from giving birth in his country, you heard well o. My people, it was in the news, I saw it when he said it o. You know […]

The Story Corner : This National Package

The Story Corner : This National Package

Ah! My people can you imagine? People are wicked o. I turned on my TV on one faithful day to discover that some people sent packages to some important people in the most reverend state in the world. I was shocked. You see these foreigners ehn, they have a way of just making unnecessary things […]

U.S. Plans Bilateral Free Trade Agreements With African Countries

U.S. Plans Bilateral Free Trade Agreements With African Countries

The U.S. government has said that it was currently looking for African countries that would be interested in bilateral free trade agreements with it. Peter Haas, the U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Trade Policy and Negotiation told journalists in a teleconference that it was a big deal for the U.S. to be looking towards Africa. […]

Ilhan Omar Is About To Make History Again

Ilhan Omar Is About To Make History Again

Former Somali refugee and Minnesota state lawmaker IIhan Omar is favoured to take a seat in Congress after winning her Democratic primary in a heavily left-leaning Minnesota voting district. “Tonight we are celebrating because we engaged and empowered our community – and we won!” Ms Omar said in a statement. “Our campaign staff, our volunteers […]

FBI Fires Special Agent Who Investigated Clinton’s Mail

FBI Fires Special Agent Who Investigated Clinton’s Mail

The FBI on Monday fired Special Agent Peter Strzok, who worked on both the investigations into Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server and Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, U.S. media reported. The Washington Post reported Strzok’s lawyer said FBI Deputy Director David Bowdich fired his client even though […]

The Anti-Trafficking Matron – Amazing Story Of Blessing Okoediona

The Anti-Trafficking Matron – Amazing Story Of Blessing Okoediona

In recognition of the “World Day Against Trafficking in Persons”, a Nigerian Blessing Okoediona was given the US State Department award by Mike Pompeo, United States Secretary of State and Ivanka Trump, senior adviser to the president of the United State of America. Who is Blessing Okoediona? In Nigeria, success equated travelling out as people […]