• Donald Trump’s pledge to kill Obamacare, faces reality check

    Donald Trump’s pledge to kill Obamacare, faces reality check

    With his shock victory in the race for the White House, President-elect Donald Trump at last, is in position to deliver on one of his most strident campaign promises: to repeal Obamacare.

    With fellow Republicans in control of the US Congress, Trump has the means and ostensibly a mandate from his party to gut the law. But he may find the reality is more challenging.

    Exit polls suggest Trump rode to victory in no small part on the support of those battleground […]

  • FG re-arraigns Kanu, as another IPOB leader faces terrorism charges

    FG re-arraigns Kanu, as another IPOB leader faces terrorism charges

    According to reports, the Federal Government on Tuesday re-arraigned leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, along with other accused on charges that include terrorism, before the third judge of the Federal High Court in Abuja.

    The accused were re-arraigned before Justice Binta Nyako on amended 11 counts, comprising terrorism, treasonable felony, managing an unlawful society, publication of defamatory matter, illegal possession of firearms and improper importation of goods.

    All the counts were in connection with the accused persons’ alleged […]

  • Catholic priest faces fresh charge over 10-yr-old girl’s rape

    Catholic priest faces fresh charge over 10-yr-old girl’s rape

    The Federal Capital Territory Police Command, yesterday, said it had concluded plans to dock a Catholic priest, Reverend Father Anthony Ochigbo, before an Abuja High Court over allegation that he raped a 10-year-old girl.

    The Officer-in-Charge of Legal Matters at the Command, Mr. James Idachaba, made the disclosure after he applied and withdrew an initial one-count rape charge Police entered against the priest before an Abuja Upper Area Court at Gudu.

    The Upper Area court judge, Alhaji Umar Kagarko, had on Monday, […]

  • SEE all faces of the victims of the Orlando Gay Nightclub massacre

    SEE all faces of the victims of the Orlando Gay Nightclub massacre

    These are the victims of the early Sunday morning Gay night club shooting in Orlando, Florida by Omar Mateen.

    Mateen, reportedly laughed as he shot into the crowded club before he was shot dead by a SWAT team. He told the 911 dispatcher he was inspired by ISIS.

     

    Names of all 50 victims have now been officially identified by the city of Orlando on its website.

    On Sunday, Edward Sotomayor Jr., 34; Stanley Almodovar III, 23; Luis Omar Ocasio-Capo, 20; Juan Ramon Guerrero, […]