Month: July 2019

17 Killed as HeavyRains Lash Nepal

By Florence Hllary 0 Comment July 13, 2019

At least 17 people were killed in floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains in Nepal on Friday, home ministry officials said here. Three people died after their house got buried in a landslide in Kathmandu’s Mulpani area. According to the Nepal Police, 17 people died while six are missing. Initial reports said that 400 […]

Election Tribunal: Court Dismisses Petitions Against Oyo Federal Lawmakers

By Florence Hllary 0 Comment July 13, 2019

The Oyo State Election Petition Tribunal sitting at Iyaganku, Ibadan, has dismissed petitions against the election of three members of the House of Representatives from the state. The three-man tribunal, on Friday dismissed all three petitions on grounds that the issues raised by the petitioners were pre-election matters. In the first judgment, the tribunal Chairman […]

Kim Sae-yeon Crowned 2019 Miss Korea

By Florence Hllary 0 Comment July 12, 2019

Kim Sae-yeon, 20, from the United States, won the 2019 Miss Korea competition held in the Grand Peace Hall at Kyung Hee University, Thursday. The six runners-up were: Shin Yoon-ah, 22, from Seoul; Lee Hye-ju, 21, from Daegu; Shin Hye-ji, 23, from Seoul; Woo Hee-jun, 25, from Busan and Ulsan; Lee Da-hyun, 22, from Seoul; […]

R. Kelly Arrested on Federal Sex Trafficking Charges

By Florence Hllary 0 Comment July 12, 2019

Singer R. Kelly has been arrested in Chicago on federal sex crime charges, according to two law enforcement officials. The 52-year-old was arrested by Homeland Security Investigation agents and NYPD Public Safety Task Force Thursday night on sex trafficking charges and it is expected he will be brought to New York. The 13-count indictment includes […]