An Indonesian court on Friday sentenced to death radical cleric Aman Abdurrahman for inciting Islamic State-influenced militants to carry out terrorist attacks, including a deadly 2016 attack in the heart of Indonesia’s capital. Abdurrahman immediately got down on his knees and lay down on the ground upon hearing the verdict...
The U.S. has expressed serious concern about the role of Malian military forces in the deaths of 25 people, as acknowledged by Defence Minister, Tiena Coulibaly. The U.S. Department of State, in a statement by its Spokesperson, Ms Heather Nauert said it supported Coulibaly’s decision to immediately open an investigation. Malian...
The Catholic pontiff, Pope Francis has noted that European countries are exploiting Nigeria and other African nations, calling on Europe to invest in ways that benefit the continent more, including sharing mineral resources more equitably. Speaking with Reuters in a wide-ranging interview, the Holy Father said, “We must invest in...
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday begged Ekiti traditional rulers for not visiting them before he attended All Progressives Congress (APC) rally for governorship candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi. Protocol demands that top government functionaries including the President, Vice President, Governors, Ministers and diplomats pay homage to the paramount ruler of...
A young primary school teacher was robbed and stabbed to death over the weekend in Abuja. Maycity Odion Palma, a twin, was stabbed in the chest after getting robbed at Lugbe, Abuja, on Saturday, June 16, 2018. She was quite active on popular social media groups and this made her popular...