by | September 16, 2018 | 15:54

Zainab Ahmed holds a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and an MBA from the Ogun State University, Ago Iwoye. But a day after she stepped down, Adeosun, who was born and raised in England, departed the country with no news from the Nigerian authorities on the possibility of her prosecution.

by | September 16, 2018 | 12:42

Two of the victims were found earlier this month along Interstate 35 in rural northwest Webb County, the Laredo Morning Times reports. Cops arrested him in his auto in a hotel parking lot at 2am. Cuellar said investigators believe Ortiz acted alone. Two of the victims were found earlier on Saturday and on Friday evening. "We want to reassure the citizens of Laredo that the community and your families are safe", the Laredo Police Department said in a statement on Saturday afternoon, ...

by | September 16, 2018 | 10:12

Philippine officials were assessing damage and checking on possible casualties as Typhoon Mangkhut on Saturday pummeled the northern breadbasket with ferocious wind and rain that set off landslides, damaged an airport terminal and ripped off tin roofs.

by | September 16, 2018 | 10:01

Trump tweeted his doubts Thursday morning about an independent assessment that found 2,975 people died as a result of the storm almost one year ago. For the past year, Trump has bragged about his administration's response to Maria and how few people died compared to Hurricane Katrina in 2005, which killed more than 1,800 in and around New Orleans.

by | September 16, 2018 | 08:56

But it's unclear whether this imbalance will hold - the Democrats' advantage over the GOP has swung from single digits to the teens this year. The new poll marks the first time this election season CNN has looked at preferences among likely voters.

by | September 16, 2018 | 08:15

Accepting salutes from marching soldiers and tanks flying Chinese flags, Mr Putin said Russian Federation was a peaceful country that wanted co-operation with foreign states but needed to protect its and its allies' sovereignty. Chinese troops have joined the Russians. The Chinese media have described the People's Liberation Army involvement in the drills as the country's largest-ever dispatch of forces overseas for war games .

by | September 16, 2018 | 00:33

The move to designate the two entities as North Korean-controlled, announced by the US Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control, will ban the firms and their executives from the US financial system and from doing business with US citizens.

by | September 16, 2018 | 00:01

Merkley talked about on CNN that it used to be "correct rather a lot of bunk" that the $10 million could nearly definitely not were mature for catastrophe reduction. And then, when we don't have a lot, they cut the budgets again . We're going to have to grow and sustain that work force. They are republished from a number of sources, and are not produced by MintPress News.

by | September 15, 2018 | 23:15

Turkey deployed hundreds of its soldiers to the observation posts after a de-escalation agreement reached with Russian Federation and Iran past year to freeze the lines of the conflict, effectively placing Ankara as a protector of the province.

by | September 15, 2018 | 20:17

The child's injured father was hospitalized. More are expected, as the storm could bring winds up to 45 miles per hour around the area, according to Durham County emergency management officials. Florence was a Category 3 hurricane on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale with 120-mph winds on Thursday. The US National Weather Service has released a flash flood warning as authorities were scrambling to reach almost 150 people now stranded.

by | September 15, 2018 | 20:02

Florence is predicted to make an overnight landfall Friday west of Wilmington , NC. Evacuation orders for low-lying areas were issued Monday and continued Tuesday. Predictions now have the storm stalling and making a slight southward turn after it makes landfall. Axios: " The ties between Hurricane Florence and climate change " - " Hurricane Florence is a unique Atlantic hurricane, projected to stall out after hitting land and forecast to dump upwards of 2 feet of rain on several ...

by | September 15, 2018 | 19:29

The Vatican announced Thursday that Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of West Virginia Bishop Michael Bransfield, and had named a temporary administrator for his Wheeling-Charleston diocese. A damning letter from the former Vatican ambassador to the USA claimed Francis and other high-ranking officials knew about the allegations against McCarrick years ago but turned a blind eye.

by | September 15, 2018 | 17:32

There was a higher and more persistent risk of death for people living in "low socioeconomic development municipalities" while men aged 65 and over "experienced continuous elevated risk of death through February". "Physician unawareness of appropriate death certification practices. and the government of Puerto Rico's lack of communication about the death certificate process.substantially limited the count of deaths related to María".

by | September 15, 2018 | 17:31

The National Hurricane Center , in its latest advisory, said that Hurricane Florence was about to make landfall in North Carolina . A mother and baby were killed when a tree fell on their home in Wilmington , North Carolina. Authorities warned, too, of the threat of mudslides and the risk of environmental havoc from floodwaters washing over industrial waste sites and hog farms.

by | September 15, 2018 | 09:36

A spokesperson for Manafort declined to comment. The report of a tentative deal comes days before jury selection is expected to begin for Manafort's trial in D.C., which is set to kick off with opening statements on September 24. Those charges are the subject of the current plea deal. One of the prosecutors, Andrew Weissman, confirmed in court that Manafort was cooperating with the government's investigation.

by | September 15, 2018 | 07:34

USA fighter jets intercepted two Russian nuclear-capable bombers west of Alaska on Tuesday, according to a statement from North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD). Spanish and NATO Air Force Lieutenant General Ruben Garcia Servery said: "We have seen aircraft coming to our borders without flight plans, without any kind of controls".

by | September 15, 2018 | 07:31

It is an extremely, dangerous, life-threatening, historic hurricane, ' said North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper. Its new path indicates that after arriving in the area near Wilmington , North Carolina, the storm will dip to the south before resuming a western course, the FWS explained in the statement.

by | September 15, 2018 | 06:19

Less clear, however, is what will happen on the free flow of data. Carney was later accused of spread doom, with former Brexit minister David Jones, telling the Daily Telegraph: "The fact is that the economy has defied the predictions of many Remainers and is doing well, with record levels of employment".

by | September 15, 2018 | 06:19

Manafort attended a June 2016 Trump Tower meeting between Russian representatives and top campaign officials, including Trump's son and son-in-law, who expected to receive derogatory information about Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton .

by | September 15, 2018 | 03:24

Fire department rescue crews headed to the area accompanied by a sniffer dog, while the coast guard evacuated the beach and banned boats from approaching until further notice. Local media initially said that at least one person had been killed in the incident on the island of Zakynthos, also known as Zante , but the authorities dismissed the report.

by | September 15, 2018 | 01:45

With a backpack filled with personal items he had hastily grabbed, he said he'd head to his mother's home a few towns over for the night. All customers of Columbia Gas have been warned of possible further explosions. "We know that all those fires at this point are out". Asked about Baker's comments, NiSource spokesman Ken Stammen referred to statements from Columbia Gas President Steve Bryant, who spoke to reporters at a separate news conference after Baker's.

by | September 14, 2018 | 22:41

He said: "It is worth thinking about (the various scenarios) because everyone in Parliament who is enjoying making categoric statements about being against Chequers or against "no deal" is now loading the revolver for a game of Russian roulette, with a lot more than Brexit at stake".

by | September 14, 2018 | 22:14

Africa has a programme for building a continent-wide free trade arrangement of its own, which most countries have signed - the most notable omission is Nigeria, whose president has been reluctant. The EU's executive arm said that in January alone, almost 7,000 new pieces of propaganda disseminated online from the Islamic State group, even as it has been driven out of most of its strongholds in Iraq and Syria.

by | September 14, 2018 | 21:32

The order came weeks ahead of the USA midterm elections which will be held in November. Trump's executive order declares that a "national emergency" exists linked to possible foreign interference in the U.S. The sanctions would target not just foreign meddling in physical election infrastructure, but propaganda and other tactics, following efforts by a Kremlin-backed outfit use Facebook and other social media to try to create divisions and affect public opinion.

by | September 14, 2018 | 18:32

Russian Federation calls the islands the Kurils, while Japan calls them the Northern Territories. Yoshihide Suga, Japan's chief cabinet secretary and top government spokesman, told a regular press briefing this week: "Our position that the Northern Territories issue is resolved before any peace treaty remains unchanged".

by | September 14, 2018 | 18:28

Photographs showing Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov , two men accused of poisoning former spy Sergei Skripal . " Neither Russia's top leadership nor those with lower ranks, and no country's officials, have had anything to do with the events in Salisbury ", he said back then.

by | September 14, 2018 | 18:17

A court filing Friday shows a plea hearing is set for later in the morning. As part of the deal, Manafort, 69, could be required to cooperate with Mueller's probe into Russia's role in the 2016 presidential election and whether Trump's campaign colluded with Russian Federation in the 2016 US presidential election.

by | September 14, 2018 | 17:43

Sharif, his daughter Maryam and son-in-law Capt (retired) M Safdar, now serving jail terms in the Adiala Jail in Rawalpindi after being convicted by an accountability court in a corruption case in July, have been released on parole to attend Kulsoom's funeral.

by | September 14, 2018 | 16:10

Governor Ricardo Rosselló faced constant political challenges over the disparity between the official death toll , released within weeks of the disaster, and what was apparent to most scientific researchers and reporters who investigated deaths.

by | September 14, 2018 | 15:58

The same procedure was launched by the European Commission against Poland in December 2017. The 197 votes cast against the parliament's first bid to launch the punitive process of the EU treaty's Article 7 also highlighted the substantial minority of European opinion who see Orban as a crusader for the rights of nation states and ethnic majorities against rules of civic behavior agreed in Brussels.

by | September 14, 2018 | 15:32

The Turkish leader also criticized Assad's bid to legitimize the fight in Idlib as a counter-terrorism operation. Fighters from a coalition of Islamist forces celebrate on after taking the al-Mastumah base in the Syrian city of Idlib.

by | September 14, 2018 | 14:53

The outlet initially offered her compensation of 5,000 yuan ($729). Ma alleges that restaurant staff offered the couple cash for an abortion if they were anxious about the health of the baby after eating the rat soup. On 11 September, the company's share price hit its lowest level since October a year ago. "I can't believe this", another commented. "Is a life worth only 20,000 yuan?" In a statement published on Sunday on the Chinese messaging platform WeChat, the bureau said that while it ...

by | September 14, 2018 | 13:47

Roy Cooper warning of an impending disaster. Storm surges are not included in the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale which categorises hurricanes , the category of the hurricane does not correlate with the level of storm surge. As of 4 a.m., Florence was centered about 30 miles (45 kilometers) east of Wilmington, North Carolina. If you're anywhere near the affected regions or have loved ones in the deadly Category 2 storm's path, make sure to keep track of what government and other ...

by | September 13, 2018 | 21:27

Pope Francis has ordered an investigation of an American bishop accused of sexual misconduct with adults and accepted his resignation, the Vatican and U.S. Francis eventually admitted to "grave errors in judgment " and took steps to make amends, including securing offers of resignation from every active member of Chile's bishops' conference.

by | September 13, 2018 | 19:54

Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood told that six people are dead, including the gunman and his wife. "When the deputies responded, they located three victims of the shooting and the suspect had fled", said Lt King, adding that the man is believed to have shot two more victims at another location.