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USA POLITICS: Total Cost of 59 Tomahawk Missiles Fired By US in Syria

USA POLITICS: Total Cost of 59 Tomahawk Missiles Fired By US in Syria

Tomahawk missiles used in Syria likely cost US military around $1 million. The latest versions of the missile that would replace those could be more costly.

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SYRIA POLITICS: Undeterred! Syrian Air Force Resumes Flights From US-Attacked Airfield

SYRIA POLITICS: Undeterred! Syrian Air Force Resumes Flights From US-Attacked Airfield

United States launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at the Syrian military airfield in Ash Sha’irat, located about 25 miles from the city of Homs.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Moshood Abiola Could Not Have Died the Way He Reportedly Did: Ishaya Bamaiyi

NIGERIA POLITICS: Moshood Abiola Could Not Have Died the Way He Reportedly Did: Ishaya Bamaiyi

“The release documents were ready, and Abiola was to go and sign them, but some NADECO members advised him against doing so, and he remained in detention until his death.”

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SYRIA POLITICS: 23 Tomahawk Missiles Out Of 59 Reached Syrian Airfield – Russia Mod

SYRIA POLITICS: 23 Tomahawk Missiles Out Of 59 Reached Syrian Airfield – Russia Mod

US missile strike on Syria airfield was ‘low efficiency’ – Russian MoD. The runway, taxiways and Syrian aircraft on the parking apron remained undamaged.

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FRANCE POLITICS: Macron Clashes With Macron Le Pen

FRANCE POLITICS: Macron Clashes With Macron Le Pen

Macron retorted: “Sorry to tell you this, Madame Le Pen, but you are saying the same lies that we’ve heard from your father for 40 years.”

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UK POLITICS: Ken Livingstone’s Adolf Hitler Remark Backfires

UK POLITICS: Ken Livingstone’s Adolf Hitler Remark Backfires

The row over Livingstone comes against a backdrop of criticism within Labour and in the Jewish community, rejected by party leaders, that Labour has had a persistent problem with anti-Semitism under hard-left leader Jeremy Corbyn.

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CANADA POLITICS: Security Agencies Probe Illicit Cellphone Spying Near Parliament Hill

CANADA POLITICS: Security Agencies Probe Illicit Cellphone Spying Near Parliament Hill

CBC said it detected four locations where the devices were being used, close enough to cover Parliament Hill and the office of Prime Minister Trudeau.

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HUNGARY POLITICS: Law Approved Targeting George Soros-Founded University, US ‘Disappointed’

HUNGARY POLITICS: Law Approved Targeting George Soros-Founded University, US ‘Disappointed’

Prime Minister Viktor Orban, a critic of liberal civil organizations funded by George Soros, said University violated regulations in awarding diplomas.

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USA POLITICS: Barack Obama’ Legacy: The Achievments and Failures

USA POLITICS: Barack Obama’ Legacy: The Achievments and Failures

In the end, Barack Obama turned out to be a good human being and decent President. To understand his character, one only needs to read his farewell speech.

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PHILIPPINE POLITICS: Duterte to School Children: He Would ‘Kill Drug Dealers’

PHILIPPINE POLITICS: Duterte to School Children: He Would ‘Kill Drug Dealers’

Duterte: “I need soldiers, I need boy scouts. Who wants to become soldiers? I am counting on you, are you ready? Answer me, children. Always love your country.”

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Melaye to Ali Ndume: Saraki Will Reduce Your Punishment If You Tender Apology

NIGERIA POLITICS: Melaye to Ali Ndume: Saraki Will Reduce Your Punishment If You Tender Apology

Speaking when he appeared as a guest on Politics Today, a programme on Channels Television, Dino Melaye said Ali Ndume was not a victim of witch-hunt.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: To Eliminate Corruption Will Eliminate Human Race: Dogara

NIGERIA POLITICS: To Eliminate Corruption Will Eliminate Human Race: Dogara

Yakubu Dogara admits: “To eliminate it will amount to eliminating the totality of the human race. This is because no human being is clothed in perfection.”

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VIETNAM POLITICS: Vietnam Slams US Award For Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh ‘Mother Mushroom’

VIETNAM POLITICS: Vietnam Slams US Award For Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh ‘Mother Mushroom’

Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh, detained in October for anti-state propaganda, was one of 13 women worldwide to receive an International Women of Courage Award.

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SOUTH AFRICA POLITICS: Zuma Mulls Quitting 2018 in Deal to Oust Gordhan

SOUTH AFRICA POLITICS: Zuma Mulls Quitting 2018 in Deal to Oust Gordhan

“If confirmed, this could be the long-awaited compromise where Jacob Zuma agrees to go in return for some protection,” said political analyst Nic Borain.

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USA POLITICS: Paul Ryan Opposes Trump Working With Democrats on Healthcare

USA POLITICS: Paul Ryan Opposes Trump Working With Democrats on Healthcare

“I don’t want that to happen,” U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said, referring to Trump’s offer to work with Democrats.

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USA POLITICS: Spirited Hillary Clinton Jabs Trump Administration

USA POLITICS: Spirited Hillary Clinton Jabs Trump Administration

“These are bad policies that will hurt people and take our country in the wrong direction,” Hillary Clinton said, relaying what she had become one of her mantras since the November election.

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SOUTH AFRICA POLITICS: Ahmed Kathrada Passes Away

SOUTH AFRICA POLITICS: Ahmed Kathrada Passes Away

Laloo ‘Isu’ Chiba: “Comrade Kathy was humane and humble soul. He was determined revolutionary, gave his entire life to liberation struggle in our country.”

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USA POLITICS: Tit-For-Tat: Democratic Attorneys General Target Trump, Republican AGs Target Them

USA POLITICS: Tit-For-Tat: Democratic Attorneys General Target Trump, Republican AGs Target Them

Attorneys general are top public lawyer in each state, charged with defending state agencies from lawsuits as well as initiating litigation on their own.

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IRAN POLITICS: 15 US Companies Sanctioned By Iran, List May Expand

IRAN POLITICS: 15 US Companies Sanctioned By Iran, List May Expand

Iran has announced retaliatory sanctions on 15 American companies over their support for Israeli crimes and terrorism two days after Washington imposed bans on nearly a dozen foreign companies or individuals for aiding the Islamic Republic.

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TANZANIA POLITICS: Rapper Nay wa Mitego Arrested For Criticising John Magufuli

TANZANIA POLITICS: Rapper Nay wa Mitego Arrested For Criticising John Magufuli

Tanzanian rapper Emmanuel Elibariki, known as Nay wa Mitego arrest comes days after President Magufuli warned media to be careful about exercising freedom.

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