Category Archives: World

Uproar, more disunity among the Republicans Trump’s approval at GOP

By Sam Nyang’u Republican officials hastily adopted a set of much-contested convention rules Monday, setting off an unruly protest from anti-Donald Trump delegates on the first day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. 

Bloodshed in US, 3 officers killed in deadly Baton Ambush

Three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers were killed Sunday after a former Marine dressed in black and carrying extra ammunition opened fire on them outside a gas station. Three other officers were wounded in the ambush, one critically. Police said the gunman was killed at the scene.

Osama Junior vows to hit US in a mission to revenge for father’s killing

The son of Osama bin Laden has threatened revenge against the US for assassinating his father, according to an audio message posted online. Hamza bin Laden promised to continue the global militant group’s fight

Museveni’s speech “annoys” Israeli people, radio interrupts live broadcast

In July 1976, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s older brother Yonatan flew some 2,300 miles from Israel to Entebbe, Uganda, where pro-Palestinian hijackers were holding more than 100 people hostage in an abandoned airport terminal.

Breaking News: Oscar Pistorious sentenced to 6 years in prison for murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

By Sam Nyang’u Oscar Pistorious has been sentenced to 6-years in prison.  Mr. Pistorious escaped a possible 15-year prison sentence for murdering his wife, Reeva Steenkamp on valentines day, 2013.

ISIS strengthens grip on Yazidi sex captives

The advertisement on the Telegram app is as chilling as it is incongruous: A girl for sale is “Virgin. Beautiful. 12 years old…. Her price has reached $12,500 and she will be sold soon.” The posting in Arabic appeared on an encrypted conversation

36 Dead, 147 Injured in Istanbul Airport terror attack

Istanbul’s main international airport partially reopened Wednesday, hours after three suspected ISIS suicide bombers killed at least 36 people and injured 147 others. Turkish officials began assessing the damage caused by the attack at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport