Islamic State Jihadists have released a video purporting to show the militant group beheading 21 Egyptian Christians kidnapped in Libya. The video, released Sunday afternoon, shows ISIS fighters dressed head to toe in black, marching the captives, all wearing orange jumpsuits, to a beach. The 21 men can be seen beingContinue Reading

After clinching her 19th Grand Slam title at the Australian Open last month while struggling with a persistent virus, Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Dubai Open. She has been suffering from a nagging cough since that triumph and was forced to sit out the second day of the United States’Continue Reading

The governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has called on Nigerians to ignore the recent outbursts of ex president Olusegun Obasanjo because he’s a cancer and a confusionist. Also describing him as Nigeria’s worst enemy, Fayose said in a statement today that Obasanjor’s gripe with president Goodluck Jonathan was that the latterContinue Reading

I’ve been struggling to understand the reasons behind former president Obasanjo’s bitter and incessant outbursts against  president Jonathan. I’m pretty sure he’ll say that he loves Nigeria above any individual including himself perhaps which is okay by me because its the short and sweet answer to his questionable motivations but as far asContinue Reading

A free-for-all brawl sparked by the far-left Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) on Thursday hindered president Jacob Zuma from giving his first state of the nation speech since his re-election last May. Zuma had only just started speaking when EFF members began interrupting, demanding to ask the president about when he would repay partContinue Reading

A court in Egypt has ordered the release on bail of two Al Jazeera journalists being retried for allegedly aiding the banned Muslim Brotherhood. Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed were imprisoned in June along with their Australian colleague, Peter Greste who was released just over a week ago. But their convictionsContinue Reading