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Gobari Crown

CEO Frank Gobari Media Services Limited, Blogger, Website designer, SMS content provider for Etisalat Nigeria.

Over 140 people feared buried in China landslide

China landslide
Beijing (AFP) - Chinese rescuers scoured through rocks on Saturday in a frantic search for more than 140 people feared buried after a landslide smashed through a mountain village in southwest Sichuan province. A couple and a baby were rescued and taken to hospital after...

Why Notorious Kidnapper, Evans May Not Face Death Penalty

Kidnap kingpin, Chukwudubem Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans, may get a life imprisonment or a death penalty sentence. The Lagos state Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has signed into law, the state kidnapping prohibition bill, 2016 which prescribes Life Imprisonment or death penalty for the offence...

Watch Kcee Insist That He And Brother, E Money Make Their Money Legally

Following speculation that Kcee‘s and his brother, E-Money‘s wealth are ill gotten, the singer says they are not into any criminal activity. In a new interview with Net TV, singer KCee opens up on how he and his brother E-money became wealthy, his current projects,...

Disgraced S. Korean leader’s friend Choi jailed for three years

Choi Soon-Sil
Seoul (AFP) - The woman at the centre of South Korea's corruption scandal, Choi Soon-Sil, was handed a three-year jail term for bribery Friday in the first of a string of criminal cases against a figure dubbed the "female Rasputin". The scandal involving Choi and...

Gay friendly Madrid gears for WorldPride

Madrid (AFP) - Some two million revellers are expected in Madrid starting Friday as the Spanish capital hosts WorldPride 2017, one of the biggest celebrations of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights. Forty years after Spain's gay community started to march for its rights in...

Bollywood star Khan’s latest Eid release hits screens

Indian Bollywood actor Salman Khan
Mumbai (AFP) - Bollywood bad boy Salman Khan's latest movie opened in Indian cinemas Friday but film analysts are sceptical it will have the same box office success as his previous Eid blockbusters. It is something of a tradition in the Hindi film industryfor Khan to star in...

North Korea denies torturing US student Warmbier: KCNA

US student Otto Warmbier
Seoul (AFP) - North Korea Friday denied torturing or mistreating Otto Warmbier, the US student who died after being released from the North in a coma, in the first official reaction to his death. South Korea has said the North bore responsibility for Warmbier's fate...

China’s Xi visit to Hong Kong confirmed: report

China's Xi
Hong Kong (AFP) - President Xi Jinping will come to Hong Kong next week to mark 20 years since the city was handed back to China by Britain, local media said, in a visit that will be incendiary to activists. Although widely expected, officials have...

Republicans unveil Senate health bill, but lack votes to pass it

Washington (AFP) - US Senate Republicans on Thursday unveiled a revamped health care plan aimed at fulfilling President Donald Trump's pledge to repeal Obamacare, but a revolt by four conservatives put the bill in immediate jeopardy. Democrats formed a united front against the controversial measure...

Over N4 trillion worth of projects lie abandoned across the Niger Delta

Gov. Wike
The Niger Delta Enterprise Initiative (NDEI) has called on Niger Delta Governors to complete abandoned prjects started by their predecessors before embarking on the award of new contracts. In a press release signed by the Group’s Programme Coordinator, George Kerley, the group stated that over...