Motown Founder Berry Gordy Set T0 Receive 2021 Kennedy Center Honors

Several artists from Motown Records have been given the coveted title of a Kennedy Center Honoree over the years. Now, the person who was actually responsible for starting and running the legendary label is being honored! Motown Records founder Berry Gordy has been one of five honorees selected for this year’s Kennedy Center Honors. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts has announced that it has selected five … Continue reading Motown Founder Berry Gordy Set T0 Receive 2021 Kennedy Center Honors

Igboho returns to cell as Beniniose court adjourns hearing till Friday

Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, has been returned to the custody of Brigade Criminelle in Cotonou, Benin Republic. This is as the Cour D’Appel De Cotonou adjourned the case involving the Yoruba rights activist till Friday, July 23, 2021. Igboho and his wife, Ropo, were arrested at the Cardinal Bernardin International Airport, Cotonou while trying to catch a flight to … Continue reading Igboho returns to cell as Beniniose court adjourns hearing till Friday

US Senate confirms first black Circuit Court judge to the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

A historic moment recently unfolded in the American judicial system. On Monday, Tiffany P. Cunningham was confirmed to serve as circuit judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, replacing Judge Evan J. Wallach. She will be the first-ever Black person to serve on the court, according to a press release provided by Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL). “She will not only bring much-needed diversity … Continue reading US Senate confirms first black Circuit Court judge to the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

US Sen.Bob Dole at 98 says ”I’m a Trumper” but added, “I’m sort of Trumped out.”

Dole said there’s no question that Trump lost his reelection race – narrowly but fair and square. On the current political environment, he says, “I do believe we’ve lost something.” Dole described Biden as “a great, kind, upstanding, decent person.” Bob Dole turns 98 years old Thursday and is battling lung cancer, but he is still outspoken about what’s going on in the Washington he once helped lead … Continue reading US Sen.Bob Dole at 98 says ”I’m a Trumper” but added, “I’m sort of Trumped out.”

FBI received at least 4,500 tips during Brett Kavanaugh confirmation; Blasey Ford attorneys call it ‘a sham’

The FBI has acknowledged receiving more than 4,500 tips during its background investigation of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, prompting a new wave of criticism from Senate Democrats who have long questioned the bureau’s vetting process nearly three years after Kavanaugh’s Senate confirmation. While Kavanaugh was confirmed by a narrow majority (50-48) his confirmation was defined by the emotional testimony of California university professor Christine … Continue reading FBI received at least 4,500 tips during Brett Kavanaugh confirmation; Blasey Ford attorneys call it ‘a sham’

PSG: ‘A huge day for me’, says the club’s new signing, Gini Wijnaldum

Paris Saint-Germain’s new midfielder sat down to speak with #PSGtv as he arrived in Paris. The Dutch international discussed this new challenge in his career and the ambitions that are driving him forward! Our recruit Gini Wijnaldum gave an interview to #PSGtv upon his arrival in Paris. The Dutch international evokes this new challenge in his career, and the ambitions behind him! Paris Saint-Germain’s new … Continue reading PSG: ‘A huge day for me’, says the club’s new signing, Gini Wijnaldum

Sunday Igboho arrives Béninoise court, may face immigration charges before extradition case

Sunday Igboho has arrived the Cour De’appal De Cotonou, ahead of his arraignment by the authorities of Benin Republic for immigration-related offences. Igboho may be arraigned for passport-related offenses in Benin Republic tomorrow. His Nigerian lawyers are here already. Yoruba leaders in the Benin Republic have been supportive as well,” a source told our correspondent. Former Director-General of the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs, Prof … Continue reading Sunday Igboho arrives Béninoise court, may face immigration charges before extradition case

Labour MP Dawn Butler ordered to leave House of Commons after branding Boris Johnson a liar

Labour MP Dawn Butler has been ordered to leave the House of Commons after branding Boris Johnson a liar. Temporary deputy speaker Judith Cummins told Butler to leave after she refused to withdraw her remarks. It is not considered within the boundaries of parliamentary etiquette to call another MP a liar. Butler had protested at being asked to withdraw her claims, saying “it’s funny we get in … Continue reading Labour MP Dawn Butler ordered to leave House of Commons after branding Boris Johnson a liar

Czech team flight being investigated after a cluster of COVID-19 cases at Tokyo Olympics

Two Czech athletes have been forced to withdraw from the Games after positive COVID-19 tests A third athlete will miss his opening beach volleyball match but could return Reports identified a team doctor as the first person who tested positive among the delegation A cluster of COVID-19 cases has emerged in the Czech delegation at the Tokyo Olympics. And it appears that a chartered flight … Continue reading Czech team flight being investigated after a cluster of COVID-19 cases at Tokyo Olympics

PDP Congratulates Jonathan on Appointment as ISCP-Africa Chair

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) congratulates former President Goodluck Jonathan on his appointment as Chairman of, International Summit Council for Peace (ISCP)-Africa. Former President Jonathan’s appointment as ISCP-Africa, an association of incumbent and former heads of state and their deputies, established in 2019 by the Universal Peace Federation (UPF) which is an organization in general consultative status with the United Nations (UN), is in recognition … Continue reading PDP Congratulates Jonathan on Appointment as ISCP-Africa Chair