Category Archives: International

Over 100 Idogbo Secondary School students trafficked in four months – Edo State Government Aid

By Richard Okundia Over 100 students of Idogbo Secondary School, Benin, have been trafficked to Libya in the last four months. This was disclosed in Benin by the Senior Special Assistant to Governor Godwin Obaseki on Human Trafficking and Illegal Migration, Comrade Solomon Okoduwa. Okoduwa declared this while fielding questions from Urhokpota Reporters in Benin City, stating that some teachers disclosed to him that ...

I am convinced that there is an evil spell enveloping this country – Reuben Abati

The spiritual side of Aso Villa Reuben-Abati People tend to be alarmed when the Nigerian Presidency takes certain decisions. They don’t think the decision makes sense. Sometimes, they wonder if something has not gone wrong with the thinking process at that highest level of the country. I have heard people insist that there is some form of witchcraft at work in the country’s seat of government. I am ordinarily n ...

US Presidential Election: A choice between two evils?

By – Andrew Airahuobhor (International Correspondent)   If current polls from various polling agencies are anything to go by, the United States of America’s electorates are indeed in a dilemma. Washington Post-ABC News poll indicate that the electorates will literarily be voting candidates they do not like in November.   The poll conducted in May 16-19 among a national sample of 1005 adults shows that the ...

The Reasons Panama is a Safe Haven For Money Laundering

– By Adolphus Oseiwe Igenegbale Why is Panama a safe haven to launder money is being asked after the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists reported on the Panama Papers, the name for what may be the largest document leak in history, alleging that a company in Panama may have helped people around the globe set up shell companies and offshore accounts. Mossack Fonseca is the firm at the heart of ...

Jamaica to oust UK’s queen as official head of state

-Adolphus Oseiwe Igenegbale Queen Elizabeth II is the official head of state in Commonwealth countries, though that could soon no longer be the case in Jamaica. Her appointee urges legislators to replace her with a “non-executive president” Jamaican Governor-General Patrick Allen in a speech to legislators proposed a constitutional amendment “to replace Her Majesty The Queen with a Non-Executive P ...
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