Like Jacob Zuma, Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Hailemariam Desalegn, has also resigned

Like South Africa’s Jacob Zuma who resigned yesterday, the Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Hailemariam Desalegn, has resigned amid deadly anti-government protests.   In a televised address, he said his resignation was “vital in the bid to carry out reforms that would lead to sustainable peace and democracy”.   Mr Hailemariam, who has led the country since 2012, also stepped [...]

Cyril Ramaphosa elected as South Africa’s new president

South Africa’s parliamenta few minutes ago elected Cyril Ramaphosa, unopposed, as the country’s new president just hours after Jacob Zuma resigned in a late-night television address after a nine-year rule. The African National Congress (ANC), which has a large majority in parliament, said earlier today that they would nominate the wealthy former business man who [...]

Police reveal mugshot of Florida shooter as it emerges he was expelled for ‘fighting over ex-girlfriend’, had ‘abused her’

The teenager who killed 17 people at a Florida high school was expelled after a fight with his ex-girlfriend’s new boyfriend. The gunman had also been abusive to his girlfriend, one student said, while a teacher said the teenager once became obsessed with a girl to the point of ‘stalking her’.   Cruz’s Instagram is filled [...]

17 dead in 18th US school shooting in 2018

A man suspected of opening fire inside a Florida high school on Wednesday, killing at least 17 people, is a former student who had been expelled for disciplinary reasons, the authorities said. . . Sheriff Scott Israel of Broward County, Fla., said that the man, Nikolas Cruz, 19, previously attended Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School [...]

Another JAMB Official makes Suspicious Claim concerning Missing ₦23m

JAMB Official Labaran Tanko Another Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) official has made questionable claims concerning the sum of ₦23 million that has been found to be missing, Premium Times reports. Labaran Tanko, a JAMB staff in Nasarawa State, said scratch cards worth ₦23 million were destroyed in an inferno that destroyed his car. This is coming days after Philomina [...]