Monday, July 16, 2018
Pope decries ‘sterile hypocricy’ of those who refuse to help migrants

Pope decries ‘sterile hypocricy’ of those who refuse to help migrants

Pope Francis on Friday celebrated a special Mass for migrants and refugees in which he denounced the “sterile hypocricy” of people who refuse to...
Buhari holds talks with French leader, Macron today

Buhari holds talks with French leader, Macron today

President Muhammadu Buhari, who returned to Abuja last night from AU Summit in Mauritania, is billed to hold bilateral talks with President Emmanuel Macron...
Fire erupts in 12th floor of London highrise

Fire erupts in 12th floor of London highrise

Fire broke out halfway up a London highrise on Friday, with images and video posted on social media showing smoke billowing from the building. Eight...
Merkel pledges to boost defence spending amid criticism from U.S.

Merkel pledges to boost defence spending amid criticism from U.S.

German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, has vowed to significantly boost defence spending amid criticism from the United States that it is not pulling its weight...
Merkel says cannot attend Germany’s world cup match against South Korea in Kazan

Merkel says cannot attend Germany’s world cup match against South Korea in Kazan

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday said she would not be able to attend Germany’s FIFA World Cup match against South Korea in the...
Merkel pledges to boost defence spending amid criticism from U.S.

Undocumented migrants should have no choice of country to request for asylum – Merkel

Undocumented migrants should not have the right to choose a country, where they will request for asylum, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said. On Sunday, European...
British police arrest man claiming to have bomb at London rail station

British police arrest man claiming to have bomb at London rail station

British police on Friday said they had arrested a man at London’s Charing Cross railway station who claimed he had a bomb. Emergency vehicles, with...
Trump told Macron all terrorists were in Paris – reports

Trump told Macron all terrorists were in Paris – reports

U.S. President Donald Trump took a jab at his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, at the G7 Summit recently, saying all the terrorists were in...
Merkel pledges to boost defence spending amid criticism from U.S.

Merkel struggles to avoid coalition crisis on migrant policy

German Chancellor Angela Merkel struggled on Thursday to find a compromise on migrant policy with her Bavarian allies to avert a crisis in her...
Pope condemns Gaza killings, says Mideast needs justice, peace

Pope calls for a “change in mindset’’ on migration, as Italy, France clash

Pope Francis called on Thursday for a “change in mindset’’ on migration policies, saying international cooperation was vital, as Italy and France engaged in...