North using cattle colony to Islamise Nigeria, Igbo wont accept it – Archbishop Chukwuma


Bishop of the Enugu Ecclesiastical Province of Anglican Communion, Archbishop Emmanuel Chukwuma, has said no South East governor will be allowed to give land to terrorists in any guise. He anchored his claim on the fact that herdsmen were worse than separatist group, the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, adding that the move was aimed […]

Champions League scores, highlights: Messi rescues Barcelona vs. Chelsea, Bayern destroys Besiktas


The Champions League round of 16 continued on Tuesday with the second most anticipated tie after Real Madrid-PSG. Barcelona went to Chelsea and got a fine result, while Bayern Munich pretty much eliminated its opponent after just 90 minutes. Here’s what to know: Barcelona 1, Chelsea 1 Chelsea was the sharper, more dangerous team in […]

Chelsea v Barcelona: Antonio Conte says Blues can do ‘something incredible’


Lionel Messi ended a 730-minute drought against Chelsea with a crisp left-foot drive 15 minutes from time Chelsea will “try to do something incredible” by knocking Barcelona out of the Champions League, said manager Antonio Conte after a drawn first leg. Willian put the Blues ahead at Stamford Bridge, but Lionel Messi capitalised on an […]


Accused South Florida school shooter confessed to rampage, police say Tributes to the Victims at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Slideshow by photo services PARKLAND, Fla. — The 19-year-old accused of killing 17 people at his former high school told police after his arrest that he carried out the mass shooting, authorities said Thursday, apparently acknowledging […]

‘We Must Confront This Problem.’ Read Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Florida School Shooting


Jeff Sessions said that the Justice Department will make responding to school shootings a priority. Speaking to the Major County Sheriffs’ Association Thursday, the attorney general said that the U.S. “must reverse these trends” and vowed to increase gun prosecutions. “It cannot be denied that something dangerous and unhealthy is happening, and we are once […]

Facebook teams up with Lyft and others for crisis response efforts


Facebook is amping up its Community Help efforts, now enabling companies like Lyft, Chase, International Medical Corps and Save the Children to easily provide information and services, like food, transportation and shelter, to people in crisis. “Our priority is to build tools that help keep people safe and provide them with ways to get the […]

SEC blocks Chicago Stock Exchange sale to China-based investors


(Reuters) – U.S. regulators on Thursday killed the politically sensitive sale of the Chicago Stock Exchange (CHX) to a group led by China-based investors, saying a lack of information on the would-be buyers threatened the ability to properly monitor the exchange after the deal. The move by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) ends a […]