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How We Will Spend Our Share Of Paris Club Refund- Ondo Government

How We Will Spend Our Share Of Paris Club Refund- Ondo Government Interestingly, these five states also got the highest chunk of N135.09bn when the first tranche of N516.38bn was released by the government in December past year. "Since the Paris Club and bailout issues became major sources of the state finances, Fayose is no longer talking about the state's monthly statutory allocations of N1.9b and another monthly N1.3b Budget Support Facility he has taken for ... [Full Article...]

College Student Suspended for Viral Tweet About His Ex's Apology Letter

College Student Suspended for Viral Tweet About His Ex's Apology Letter He is also under probation until he graduates and was assigned a mentor. Naturally, the post went viral and was shared more than 121,000 times and liked almost 338,000 times. However he did point out the suspension has violated his freedom of expression, saying under the 1st Amendment it doesn't matter who agrees or disagrees with his actions. [Full Article...]

Conor McGregor would not have been put KO training

Conor McGregor would not have been put KO training MTG has acquired the exclusive Nordic media rights to the highly anticipated August 26 showdown between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor . "One thing is for sure thought, we will need Mayweather huge", Bradley said. "I know angles. I know where to touch you". The Aug. 26 fight will take place at 154 pounds, and Mayweather, of course, won't be allowed to choke McGregor. [Full Article...]

Cecil the Lion's Son Killed in Zimbabwe by Trophy Hunter

Cecil the Lion's Son Killed in Zimbabwe by Trophy Hunter Though Xanda actually died two weeks ago, news of his death was kept quiet, likely in an effort to try to avoid the public outcry that followed his father's death. And like Cecil's demise, trophy hunters are to blame for the shooting. The collar was turned in by Mr Cooke, who was described by Andrew Loveridge , the lead scientist at Oxford, as an "ethical hunter". [Full Article...]

Strong natural disaster rattles Turkey, Greek islands

Strong natural disaster rattles Turkey, Greek islands Kos Mayor Giorgos Kyritsis told state-run Greek media that two people had been killed and a number injured on the island. Authorities confirmed about 30 people were injured in the quake. Mugla Governor Esengul Civelek told a news conference that initial reports showed there were no major damages and disruptions. According to Turkish disaster officials, the quake had a magnitude of 6.3, and... [Full Article...]

Uruguay Becomes First Country to Implement Legal Cannabis Sales

Uruguay Becomes First Country to Implement Legal Cannabis Sales Pinatares said he has smoked marijuana since age 14 and is grateful not to have to buy on the black market any more. The price for five grams has been set at 187 Uruguayan pesos ($6.50; £5.00). Now, Uruguay is offering recreational marijuana in its pharmacies for those who sign up with the country's national registry. Club members are limited to 480 grams of pot annually for their own consumpt... [Full Article...]

Sentencing for couple who 'gifted' daughters to Bucks man

Sentencing for couple who 'gifted' daughters to Bucks man Kaplan was convicted for sexually assaulting the girl and her five younger sisters. Couple name Daniel Stoltzfus who pleaded no contest was sentenced to 3½ to seven years and Savilla Stoltzfus who pleaded guilty was sentenced to three to seven years. [Full Article...]

Sir Vince Cable crowned new Liberal Democrat leader

Sir Vince Cable crowned new Liberal Democrat leader Mr Farron said: "He is exactly what we need at this moment". He joins the ranks of other older political leaders including Donald Trump, 71, Theresa May, 60 and Jeremy Corbyn, 68. Speaking to THEGAYUK the LGBT+ Lib Dem group said that Sir Vince would keep the Liberal Democrats at the "forefront of LGBT+ equality". "But obviously I've thought about it. [Full Article...]

Canada's governor general breaks royal protocol by touching the Queen

Canada's governor general breaks royal protocol by touching the Queen The royal website says there are "no obligatory codes of behaviour when meeting the Queen or a member of the Royal Family, but many people wish to observe the traditional forms". She and the Duke of Edinburgh were at Canada House in Trafalgar Square in honour of the 150th anniversary of the Canadian Confederation, when Quebec, Ontario, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia first united in 1867. [Full Article...]

French president Macron 'loves holding my hand'

French president Macron 'loves holding my hand' Emmanuel Macron, during this tour of the traditional tour by the presidents of the Republic and established by Charles de Gaulle in 1960, played the game of cameras, shook hands of the spectators present and posed for a photo souvenir ... "I was standing there with him, with probably hundreds of thousands of people". France and the USA have clashed on major issues like climate change. [Full Article...]

Body Found In Search For Missing Melbourne Woman And Her Partner

Body Found In Search For Missing Melbourne Woman And Her Partner His body was found on July 18. Sophie Dowsley, 34 remains missing, after her boyfriend Greg Tiffin, 44, was found dead. Emergency response teams and aircraft are involved in the search. "She's injured, she's starving". Fears are mounting for a Melbourne woman and her Canadian boyfriend missing for nearly two weeks after taking a hike rugged terrain in British Columbia, in Canada's west. [Full Article...]

Anna Signeul says Scotland can bounce back from 6-0 defeat

Anna Signeul says Scotland can bounce back from 6-0 defeat The match wrapped up the first matchday of the Women's European Championship, with few - if any - surprises thus far. Germany, ranked second, not winning is always a surprise, but No. 'She couldn't really move it, ' Signeul said of her striker's shoulder. Atletico's Sampedro made it 2-0 three minutes before half-time, heading in a cross from Mariona Caldentey."I'm happy with the result, our firs... [Full Article...]

Westley to make England debut in third South Africa test

Westley to make England debut in third South Africa test Durham opener Keaton Jennings retains his place in the squad while Middlesex seam bowler Toby Roland-Jones, unused in the opening two Tests, retains his place meaning there could be as many as three Test debutants. "I owe a lot to so many people, but my dad has been the most influential person in my career", he added. He's a builder, and he's not known for being very emotional. [Full Article...]

Does Akie Abe Speak English?

Does Akie Abe Speak English? Earlier this month, before Donald Trump left his chair and walked over to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin for a second time at a post-G20 dinner, the American president was seated next to Japanese First Lady Akie Abe. "There was one interpreter for Japanese, 'cause otherwise it would have been even tougher", Trump told the Times . Their dinner banter was somewhat limited, becau... [Full Article...]

Should Jeff Riger Be The New Voice Of Kermit The Frog?

Should Jeff Riger Be The New Voice Of Kermit The Frog? I don't think Whitmire's portrayal of Kermit was why he came off as being "sad" an "depressed". But while Henson may not want to discuss the reasons behind Whitemire's firing in publish, the former voice of Kermit isn't afraid to. His persistent unprofessional behavior over a number of years ultimately led to the decision, the source said. "It isn't true in my mind", Whitmire said. [Full Article...]

Vigilance to probe Medical College corruption

Vigilance to probe Medical College corruption Ramesh also said he had never met owners of the medical college. According to the report, a copy of which is with HT, Vinod has admitted to accepting a monetary bribe to facilitate the grant of medical college status to SR Hospital through the Medical Council of India. [Full Article...]

PA President Abbas in China Seeking Stronger Ties

PA President Abbas in China Seeking Stronger Ties Abbas is on a four-day trip to China. For his part, Abbas said Palestine appreciates China's stance on the Palestine issue and thanked China for the long-term important support. Abbas's visit to China comes four months after Netanyahu visited the country. China will work with Palestine to implement the consensus reached between the two heads of state and advance bilateral friendly cooperation, Z... [Full Article...]

FIA confirms 'Halo' will be introduced next season

FIA confirms 'Halo' will be introduced next season The FIA has assured that the design and features of the halo will be improved post considering inputs from the teams. In a statement Wednesday, the FIA says the halo "presents the best overall safety performance". However, former world champion Sebastian Vettel said it made him feel dizzy and he cut short his test after just one lap at Silverstone . In the 2014 Japanese Grand Prix ... [Full Article...]

Kuwait orders expulsion of Iranian envoy, diplomats over "terror cell"

Kuwait orders expulsion of Iranian envoy, diplomats over The Kuwaiti move came after it convicted a group of men, one Iranian and the rest Kuwaiti, for "spying for Iran and Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group" a year ago, Islamic Students News Agency reported . The Supreme Court last month overturned the acquittal and sentenced the men, 14 of whom are believed to have since fled, to between five and 15 years in prison. [Full Article...]

SCOTUS Allows Wider Family Exemptions to Trump's Travel Ban

SCOTUS Allows Wider Family Exemptions to Trump's Travel Ban Although the high court is officially on summer recess, it handed down a decision July 19 in an appeal by the Trump administration of a Hawaii federal judge's order that the government expand its list of family members of refugees and visitors to the United States to allow them entry. [Full Article...]


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