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- Nelson Chamisa Biography and Profile
At 6am, on a Thursday morning the 2nd of February 1978, a baby boy born of Alice and Sylvanus Chamisa was introduced to the world at the catholic Sillveria Mission in Masvingo. Nelson Chamisa was born and bred, encultured and educated in Masvingo. Read Nelson Chamisa Biography and Profile.
- Chinese J-20 Stealth Fighters vs American F-22 Raptor
The Chinese warplane was developed by the Chengdu Aerospace corporation, which began testing them in 2011 before the first planes entered service in March 2017. So far a few dozen J-20s have been produced for the PLA although the manufacturer is continuing to build more. China’s new J-20, officially named Weilong or powerful dragon, is one of the world’s most ...
- UK Amazon Stark Warning: No Deal On Brexit Risks Civil Unrest
Doug Gurr, the American retail giant’s UK manager, became the first representative of business to issue such a stark warning to government. It is said to have stunned those present, with some expressing skepticism at his comments, reports the Times. The Amazon UK chief told Raab and other representatives of Britain's largest businesses that this was a worst-case scenario and ...
- Russia to Israel: Iranian Role in Syria Legitimate, Israel Can’t Force Iran Out
Iran is “playing a very, very important role in our common and joint efforts to eliminate terrorists in Syria,” Anatoly Viktorov said in an interview with Israel’s Channel 10 on Monday. “The Iranian presence in Syria… is fully legitimate according to the UN principles and the UN charter,” Viktorov said. “Therefore, at this stage we think that demands to remove the ...
- Margaret Ekpo Biography and Profile
Margaret Ekpo, pioneering feminism in Nigeria. She was strong. She was outspoken. Margaret Ekpo didn't just open doors for women, she kicked them down. The Nigerian women's rights activist and politician, Margaret Ekpo, helped change the face of politics in Nigeria.
- Unhinged: An Insider’s Account of the Trump White House By Omarosa Manigault Newman
“I didn’t want to believe it,” Former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman writes. “I rejected what other people said about him because they didn’t know him like I did. I had to go through the pain of witnessing his racism with my own eyes, and hearing it with my own ears, many times, until I couldn’t deny it any ...
- Iran’s Major General Soleimani Challenges Donald Trump
A senior Iranian military commander said on Thursday Donald Trump should address any threats against Tehran directly to him and he mocked the U.S. president as displaying the ethics of “night clubs and gambling halls”, the Iranian Young Journalists’ Club reported.
Letty Stegall’s face only appears on a screen, and her words come in unreliable cell connections and a barrage of texts. Lives once lived together are divided by some 1,600 miles. A woman who married an American and gave birth to an American and who came to think of herself as American, too, is now deported to her native Mexico ...
- Venezuelan’s Nicolas Maduro Escapes Death By Drone
At least one explosion rocked a military event where Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro was giving a speech on Saturday. Nicolas Maduro said he survived an assassination attempt involving explosive drones on Saturday thanks to God, the people and the country’s armed forces, and he blamed Colombia and the United States for what he called a right-wing plot to kill him ...
- CIA Espionage Orders For the French Presidential Election
Specific instructions tasked CIA officers to discover Sarkozy's private deliberations "on the other candidates" as well as how he interacted with his advisors. Sarkozy's earlier self-identification as "Sarkozy the American" did not protect him from US espionage in the 2012 election or during his presidency. The CIA espionage orders published are classified and restricted to U.S. eyes only ("NOFORN") due ...
- 2019 Election Will See More Rigging – Nigeria Bishop Udeh Reveals
The General Overseer of Mount Zion Faith Global Liberation Ministries Inc (a.k.a By Fire By Fire), Nnewi, Bishop Abraham Chris Udeh, has said his prophecy of a monumental rigging in 2019 presidential election by the All Progressives Congress (APC), is gradually manifesting with what happened in Ekiti State last Saturday. Bishop Udeh said what happened in Ekiti will be ...
- South Africa’s Jacob Zuma Takes Stand In Court Now On Graft Charges
Jacob Zuma, who was ousted by the ruling party in February, faces 16 charges of fraud, racketeering and money laundering relating to a deal to buy European military hardware to upgrade South Africa’s armed forces after the end of apartheid in 1994. The case is a rare example of an African leader being held to account for his actions. Zuma ...
- Ecuador to Turn WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Over to UK
Julian Assange has been holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy since 2012 when he asked the Latin American state for asylum. The 47-year-old was wanted by Sweden on sexual assault allegations, but feared the extradition would lead to him being transferred to the US and prosecuted without a fair trial. The US has been saying that Assange was “engaged in terrorism,” ...
- Israel ‘World’s Most Zionist, Fascist, Racist State’: Recep Tayyip Erdogan
“There’s no difference between Hitler’s obsession with a pure race and the understanding that these ancient lands are just for the Jews,” Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared, referencing the German regime which massacred six million Jews in the Second World War.
- ‘No More Whining, I Want Solutions Comrades!’ – Nicolas Maduro
Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro: "Enough with the whining... we need to produce with or without (outside) aggression, with or without blockades, we need to make Venezuela an economic power." "No more whining, I want solutions comrades!"
- Trump, Putin Helsinki Meeting: US Military Veterans Divided
Aron Axe, a combat-decorated Marine infantry officer with 25 years in uniform, feels anything but trust for his president after witnessing his performance in Helsinki. “I felt like I’d spent a career defending the principles and the freedoms of this country,” said Axe, 44, who lives in Annapolis, Maryland. “And in just a few moments I watched a president hand over ...
- Most Americans Approve of Vladimir Putin’s Visit to White House
Mr Putin has yet to accept his American counterpart's offer. A Kremlin aide said on Tuesday that Russia had not started preparations for such a summit, according to Reuters. The aide, Yuri Ushakov, said there would be plenty of other times for the two men to meet, including the G20 summit in November. “After the [Helsinki] summit you know what kind ...
- Turkish President Erdogan Prefers BRICS to NATO, EU
The Turkish President has suggested that the leaders of the five-member BRICS bloc (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) should add "T" to the acronym. Erdogan was invited to the group's latest forum and told Hurriyet Daily News on its sidelines that current members welcomed the idea of Turkey's accession. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan "believes there is a need ...
- Qatar Purchase of Russian S-400 ‘In Advanced Stage’
The S-400 Triumf, also known by its NATO reporting name ‘Growler,’ is an advanced air-defense system intended to replace the ageing S-300. The new system is capable of tracking and engaging multiple aircraft and missiles simultaneously at a range of up to 250km for slower-moving targets and 60km for ballistic missiles traveling as fast as 4,800m per second.
- President Buhari to His Supporters: Respect INEC Campaign Rules
President Muhammadu Buhari has urged supporters to slow down further campaigns for his re-election as they amount as a breach of the rules of the Independent National Electoral Commission. Femi Adesina, the media adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari: “We appreciate our massive supporters nationwide, and urge them to exercise restraint till the race commences officially as stipulated by law.”
- Canada PM Justin Trudeau Shuffles Cabinet
Polls show the ruling Liberals are facing an increasing threat from the official opposition Conservatives and Trudeau made 11 changes to freshen up his front bench. In a significant move, trade minister Francois-Philippe Champagne was promoted to the infrastructure portfolio, where he will oversee plans to spend billions of dollars on major projects.
- Trump Launches Colossal Offensive Campaign Against Iran Leaders
A review of the State Department’s Farsi-language Twitter account and its ShareAmerica website - which describes itself as a platform to spark debate on democracy and other issues - shows a number of posts critical of Tehran over the last month. Iran is the subject of four of the top five items on the website’s “Countering Violent Extremism” section. They ...
- Iran’s Rouhani to Trump: ‘War With Iran Mother Of All Wars’
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday cautioned U.S. President Donald Trump about pursuing hostile policies against Tehran, saying “America should know ... war with Iran is the mother of all wars,” the state new agency IRNA reported.
- Imran Khan Biography and Profile
Imran Khan was born 5 October 1952 in Lahore, the son of a civil engineer. Khan grew up with his four sisters in a relatively affluent part of the city. He received a privileged education, first in his hometown and then in Worcester, England. It was there that Khan's love and talent for the game of cricket became evident. In ...
- Julian Assange to Imran Khan: ‘No country Has Ever Been Bombed By Its Own Ally’ (WikiLeaks Video)
Julian Assange talks to Imran Khan, whose political party was ignored for years and which US State Department cables called "Pakistan's one-man party." Watch The Julian Assange Show: Imran Khan.