Trump says troops will fire on migrants if they ‘throw rocks’

(AFP) The US President Donald Trump on Thursday warned that soldiers deployed to the Mexican border could shoot Central American migrants who throw stones at them while attempting to cross…

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U.S. urges investigation of the killing of Shiites

The United States Embassy of Nigeria has urged the Federal Government of Nigeria to conduct investigation into the killings of the protesting members of Shiites group also known as Islamic…

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In Canada, pretending to be a witch is a punishable offense

(The Washington Post) Two Ontario women have been charged in as many weeks with a seemingly unusual crime that would not seem out of place in 17th-century Massachusetts: posing as…

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Nigeria now enjoying improved governance, Aisha Buhari claims

(Punch) Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, says Nigeria is now enjoying improved governance under President Muhammadu Buhari. She, however, said artistes should partly take credit for the feat…

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Divers recover crashed Lion Air’s ‘black box’ from Indonesian sea

(Aljazeera) Indonesian divers recovered a flight recorder from the downed Lion Air jet on the sea floor on Thursday, a crucial development to find out what caused the new plane…

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Targeted spinal cord neurotechnology helps three paralysed men walk again

Spinal cord injury often leads to leg paralysis. Targeted spinal cord stimulation neurotechnologies are introduced to enable walking in individuals who sustained more than four years spinal cord injury. BBC…

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2019: Ohanaeze Ndigbo, others demand presidential debate, regional govt

(Vanguard) Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Igbo World Assembly, IWA, and other Igbo socio-cultural organisations have demanded that a well packaged presidential debate be held to enable Nigerians make…

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