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Thursday, March 29th, 2018

 

KENYA: @UKenyatta thugs drugged and deported @MigunaMiguna – #BoyCottEmirates

Miguna Miguna, a lawyer of dual Kenyan and Canadian citizenship, is seen through a glass door at the JKIA in Nairobi after being detained by policeMarch 26, 2018. /REUTERS How ‘thugs’ drugged and deported me to Dubai – Miguna By NRM GENERAL MIGUNA MIGUNA @migunamiguna, THE STARI am at the passenger waiting area at the Dubai International Airport. I have gone through basic tests which have confirmed that I was forcefully placed aboard EK722 Emirates Airline flight from Nairobi to Dubai that arrived this morning. About 50 heavily armed thugs, ledRead More


KOREA: North, South leaders to meet April 27

PAJU, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will meet South Korean President Moon Jae-in at a border village on April 27, the South announced Thursday, for a rare summit that could prove significant in global efforts to resolve the decades-long standoff over the North’s nuclear program. The announcement was made after officials of the two countries met at the border village of Panmunjom. The Koreas plan to hold another preparatory meeting on April 4 to discuss security, protocol and media coverage issues, according to a statementRead More


BARICK GOLD founder Peter Munk dead at 90

Barrick Gold’s chairman and founder Peter Munk has died at the age of 90. (Chris Young/ Canadian Press) Entrepreneur and philanthropist died peacefully in Toronto, surrounded by family CBC – Canadian entrepreneur and philanthropist Peter Munk, who founded Barrick Gold and built it into the world’s biggest gold-mining company, has died at the age of 90.”Munk passed away peacefully in Toronto today, surrounded by his family,” Barrick said in a release. Peter Munk takes the blame for mistakes of past 2 years Munk was born in Budapest in 1927 andRead More


“Originality is the art of concealing your source.”

“Originality is the art of concealing your source.” – Franklin P. Jones https://ift.tt/2zIv9BL This is yet a concept that many are to understand. It is more evident when it comes to Uganda and this is a result of a diluted education system. Be original for crying out loud! How do you take something I have published and sell it to a publication as your own work when my writing is all over the Internet and someone is bound to jump onto the story and alert me? I have written aRead More


PAKISTAN: Malala returns home, meets Prime Minister

Nobel winner Malala in tears on emotional return to Pakistan ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai broke down in tears during an emotional return to her native Pakistan on Thursday, six years after she was shot in the head by Taliban gunmen for advocating greater education of girls. Yousafzai, traveling with her father and younger brother, met Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in the capital, Islamabad ,before giving a brief speech on national television. “It’s the happiest day of my life. I still can’t believe it’s happening,”Read More


PAKISTAN: Assassination of Benazir Bhutto

From WIKIPEDIA, the free encyclopedia The assassination of Benazir Bhutto took place on 27 December 2007 in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. Benazir Bhutto, twice Prime Minister of Pakistan (1988–1990; 1993–1996) and then-leader of the opposition Pakistan Peoples Party, had been campaigning ahead of elections scheduled for January 2008.[1][4][5] Shots were fired at her after a political rally at Liaquat National Bagh, and a suicide bombwas detonated immediately following the shooting. She was declared dead at 18:16 local time (13:16 UTC), at Rawalpindi General Hospital. Twenty-four other people were killed by the bombing.[3]Read More


VENEZUELA: Fire kills 68 in Carabobo police station cells

Media captionPolice used tear gas to disperse crowds desperate for news of loved ones BBC – A fire at a police station in the Venezuelan city of Valencia, in Carabobo state, has left 68 people dead, government officials say. The blaze reportedly started after prisoners set fire to mattresses in an attempt to break out on Wednesday. Police used tear gas to disperse relatives who surrounded the station after news of the fire broke. Chief state prosecutor Tarek Saab said an investigation into what had happened would begin immediately. WhatRead More


VENEZUELA – Carabobo fire: Relatives of dead Venezuelan prisoners tear-gassed – BBC …

BBC News, Published on 29 Mar 2018 Rioting and a fire at a police station in the the Venezuelan city of Valencia, in Carabobo State, have left 68 people dead, government officials say. Chief State Prosecutor Tarek Saab said an investigation into what had happened would begin immediately.  The blaze reportedly started after prisoners set fire to mattresses in an attempt to break out on Wednesday. Police used tear gas to disperse relatives who surrounded the station after news of the fire broke March 29, 2018 at 06:16AM


“Originality is the art of concealing your source.”

“Originality is the art of concealing your source.” – Franklin P. Jones https://ift.tt/2zIv9BL This is yet a concept that many are to understand.  It is more evident when it comes to Uganda and this is a result of a diluted education system. Be original for crying out loud!  How do you take something I have published and sell it to a publication as your own work when my writing is all over the Internet and someone is bound to jump onto the story and alert me? I have written aRead More


VENEZUELA – Carabobo fire: Relatives of dead Venezuelan prisoners tear-gassed – BBC …

BBC News, Published on 29 Mar 2018 Rioting and a fire at a police station in the the Venezuelan city of Valencia, in Carabobo State, have left 68 people dead, government officials say. Chief State Prosecutor Tarek Saab said an investigation into what had happened would begin immediately. The blaze reportedly started after prisoners set fire to mattresses in an attempt to break out on Wednesday. Police used tear gas to disperse relatives who surrounded the station after news of the fire broke March 29, 2018 at 06:16AM