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Pacific 

Guterres strongly condemns deadly mosque attack in Pakistan

News reports stated that a militant group has claimed responsibility for the attack, which occurred at a crowded mosque. Reports showed that the bombing caused the roof to collapse on top of those inside. ‘Abhorrent’ attack “It is particularly abhorrent that the attack occurred at a place of worship,” the Secretary-General António Guterres said in a statement issued by his… Read More
Africa 

Tyre Nichols’ murder has reignited demands for a change in police culture in the US

An unarmed Black man is killed as a result of a videotaped police beating. Officers implicated have been sacked. Criminal charges are quickly brought against the offending police after a thorough review of the facts. Investigation, accountability and charges This is often the most Black citizens can hope for as the deaths continue. Nationwide, police have killed roughly three people… Read More
Africa 

Zimbabwe: Belarus Alexander Lukashenko arrives for 3-day visit

Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko on Monday arrived in Zimbabwe for talks with his counterpart in what analysts said was an attempt by the two leaders to “diversify” their diplomatic ties. The Belarusian president’s office said Lukashenko, 68, landed in the capital, Harare, where he was welcomed by President Emmerson Mnangagwa, 80, and thousands of ruling ZANU-PF party supporters. Around 5,000… Read More
Entertainment Lifestyle 

Singer Ric Hassani addresses rumours of a relationship with Waje

Ric Hassani, who has been linked to Waje, has addressed the dating rumours. He also said he is fine with infidelity in partnerships. In an interview with Hot FM Lagos, Hassani stated that he is OK with infidelity in a romantic relationship. His view is that you only have one shot at life, so you may as well make the most of… Read More
Entertainment Lifestyle 

Tekno talks about music, recovery & manifestations on Joey Akan’s “Afrobeats Intelligence” Podcast

Nigerian singer, hitmaker, and music producer Tekno is the latest superstar to sit down with music journalist Joey Akan for an interview on his podcast show, Afrobeats Intelligence. In this episode, Tekno opens up on his journey so far: his time in school, getting a piano from his dad, his love for pianos, his first big break, meeting Ubi Franklin, leaving… Read More
Africa 

Frenchman Geoffrey Soupe wins 16th edition of the Tropicale in Gabon

Frenchman Geoffrey Soupe (TotalEnergie) won the 16th edition of the Tropicale Amissa Bongo in Gabon on Sunday , one of the most important cycling races on the African continent. Algeria’s Hamza Amari and Mauritian Christopher Rougier-Lagane came second and third respectively. The 7th and last stage of the race ended in Libreville, the capital of Gabon, on Sunday. “The victory… Read More
Africa 

Mali investigators finally see breakthrough in murder mystrey

Investigations into a string of beheadings in southern Mali that have shocked the Sahel nation have scored a breakthrough, judicial and police sources said on Monday. Ten people in the cotton-growing town of Fana have been decapitated since 2018, sparking fears of ritual killings. “We have arrested the main suspect,” local prosecutor Boubacar Moussa Diarra told AFP by phone. He… Read More
Entertainment Lifestyle 

DOWNLOAD: Asake drops first song of 2023 ‘Yoga’

Asake, the Nigerian singer, has dropped his first single of the year 2023 titled ‘Yoga’. Advertisement The ‘Sungba’ crooner announced the release of the track with a snippet video on social media on Monday, sending his budding rank of fans into salivating anticipation. The song is the 28-year-old’s first solo release since ‘Mr Money With The Vibe (MMWTV)’, his debut… Read More
Entertainment Lifestyle 

Thrive Collective’s Bring Art Back Movement in NYC Hits Milestone, Gains Momentum

Thrive Collective’s Bring Art Back Movement in NYC Hits Milestone, Gains Momentum – Music Industry Today – EIN Presswire Trusted News Since 1995 A service for music industry professionals · Tuesday, January 31, 2023 · 614,305,392 Articles · 3+ Million Readers News Monitoring and Press Release Distribution Tools News Topics Newsletters Press Releases Events & Conferences RSS Feeds Other Services… Read More
Human Rights 

Libya: human rights abuses must be addressed, says UN probe

The UN Independent Fact-Finding Mission on Libya was established by the Human Rights Council in June 2020, to investigate alleged abuses of international human rights law and international humanitarian law committed in Libya since 2016. The panel’s latest official visit to Libya which ended on Sunday heard testimony from victims’ relatives of extrajudicial killings, torture, arbitrary detention, enforced disappearances, human… Read More