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BOKO HARAM IS LOSING GROUND AND 800 OF ITS FIGHTERS GAVE UP

WRITTEN BY KALAHAN DENG The news of the surrender followed by announcement by the Nigerian military last week by what it called operation safe corridor , the program designed to rehabilitates and integrates the BOKO HARAM insurgents  who are willing to put-down their weapons and integrate into society. Therein, repentant insurgents would go into vocational training for a period of ...

WHISTLE-BLOWER EDWARD SNOWDEN TALKED TO VANCOUVER AUDIENCE

WRITTEN BY KALAHAN DENG   Many of us who follow daily world news heard or know who is Edward Snowden, what he did and revealed to the world.He is now on the surface once more addressing people in Vancouver,British Columbia, Canada Via WEB-LINK during a Simon Fraser University Public Square Forum on big data at Queen Elizabeth Theatre last Tuesday ...

THE MAIN BRUSSELS TERROR ATTACKS IS NOW BEHIND BARS

WRITTEN BY KALAHAN DENG   The Belgium security forces were able to apprehend the mastermind suspect 31 years old Mohamed Abrini in early hours on Friday,April 08,2016. It is believed that Mohamed Abrini was the most wanted man in Europe who has been on the run from law-enforcement authorities for a month .Furthermore,the prosecutor has been combing for the evidence ...

Obama heads to Chicago to support Supreme Court Nominee

Edited by Nelly T. President Barack Obama will discuss his Supreme Court nominee, Merrick Garland with faculty and students on Thursday as he visits the University of Chicago Law School. A White House source confirms Mr. Obama’s intentions to make his case for Garland and touch on the Senate’s constitutional responsibility to give a fair hearing to a qualified nominee. ...

Giulio Regeni Murder: Meeting’s between Egypt and Italy commence

Edited by Nelly T. The first day of talks between Italian and Egyptian officials in Rome has come to a close, the meeting aimed to end the deadlock In the investigation into the murder if Giulio Regeni a young Cambridge University researcher whose torture and death in Cairo have strained diplomatic relations. The 5-people Egyptian team is headed by Cairo’s ...

Panama Papers: Family of China’s prominent leaders exposed

Edited by Nelly T. Reports and documents published Wednesday by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) saw family members of at least eight of China’s current and previous top-ranking political leaders appearing in the Panama Papers as shareholders of secretive offshore companies. The ICIJ, who are just one of the publications charged with reviewing the 11 million documents leaked ...

Panama Papers don’t deter Russia

Edited by Nelly T. The so called Panama Papers revealed a mountain of knowledge supposedly revealing a number of individuals counting world leaders and public officials who might be involved in several forms of financial wrongdoing including money laundering and tax avoidance. However, coverage in Russia was spottier. Online media and Russia’s newspapers reportedly reveal that close associated of President ...

Family Demands Answers for the Murder of Guilio Regeni

Edited by Nelly T. Earlier this year Cambridge student Guilio Regeni was brutally murdered outside of Cairo. The 27 year-old disappeared on his way to meet a friend on the 25th January. His body was found in a ditch on the 3rd of February horribly mutilated and showing signs of torture. The Regeni family is now awaiting the arrival of ...

ARMENIA-AZERBAIJAN ARE FIGHTING EACH OTHER OVER THE DISPUTED AREA

WRITTEN BY KALAHAN DENG The clashes broke out over night in Nagorno-Karabakh region where it has been reported that 18 Armenian soldiers are killed;where as the Azerbaijan defence minister said that 12 of its soldiers are also killed and one of their helicopter has been shot-down by the Armenian Army Force and many more soldiers are wounded since the fighting ...

WHAT AFTER THE NUCLEAR SECURITY SUMMIT IN WASHINGTON?

WRITTEN BY KALAHAN DENG   It has been concluded by the world leaders that the MADMEN MUST NOT BE ALLOWED TO GET NUCLEAR MATERIALS.The major focus was and has been how to prevent the militants group like ISIS from obtaining this destructive weapon known as nuclear bomb that eliminates without distinction between the nations.Well,the U.S. President Barack Obama urged world ...