Articles Posted in the " World " Category

  • US to force Apple to unlock terrorists’ iPhone

    The US government Friday sought a court order to force Apple to help unlock an iPhone as part of the probe into last year’s San Bernardino attacks, escalating a legal showdown over encryption. Apple Inc, Chief Executive, Tim Cook opposed a demand from US judge to help the FBI break into an iPhone recovered from […] Post from PM News


  • UPDATE: Suicide bombers kill 24 in Cameroon

    Two suicide bombers posing as food vendors killed at least 24 people and injured 112 others in a market in Meme, northern Cameroon, security sources said on Friday. It was the first time the town of Meme has been targeted but there have been previous assaults near the town of Mora, which lies near the […] Post from PM News


  • Abstain from sex, social worker tells young ladies

    An orphanage home operator, Mrs Olufunke Olaide, on Friday advised young ladies who were not ready for marriage to abstain from indiscriminate sex. Olaide, the Coordinator, Home of God’s Grace for Orphans and Widows, Ikorodu, Lagos state, gave the advice in an interview with NAN in Lagos. She said that ladies who were fond of […] Post from PM News


  • Bologna ends Juventus 15-match winning streak

    Juventus’ run of 15 consecutive Serie A wins came to an end as they were held to a goalless draw at Bologna. Bologna, coached by AC Milan legend Roberto Donadoni, had the only shot on target, while Juve’s Paul Pogba wasted two good chances after the break. Juve boss Massimiliano Allegri rested leading scorer Paulo […] Post from PM News


  • Man Utd contact Mourinho, as Balotelli is set for China

    Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has lost the confidence of several of the club’s senior players and former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is their preferred option as his replacement. (Daily Star) Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward is believed to have contacted Mourinho’s agent on Friday to see if he will take over before […] Post from PM News



  • Museveni in early lead in Uganda election – Electoral Commission

    Uganda’s incumbent president Yoweri Museveni took an early lead in the country’s election, preliminary results from the Electoral Commission showed on Friday. The commission said Museveni garnered 1.36 million votes out of a total 2.32 million votes counted from 6,448 polling stations out of a total 28,010 stations. The tally gave Museveni 61.75 per cent […] Post from PM News


  • UPDATE: Ghana auto crash leaves 71 dead

    A bus hit a cargo truck north of Ghana’s second city Kumasi overnight, killing 71 people in the West African country’s deadliest road crash for years. Regional Police Chief, Maxwell Atingane, said the head-on crash, which left 13 people seriously injured, occurred 420 km (260 miles) north of the capital Accra. “A Metro Mass Transit […] Post from PM News


  • Nigerians go abroad to treat malaria – NMA chairman

    Dr Suraj Ogunyemi, Chairman, Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) in Osun, has flayed some Nigerians travelling abroad to treat malaria and display their riches. Ogunyemi said this in an interview with NAN in Osogbo on Friday. He said that though Nigeria had lot of competent medical doctors to handle series of ailments, some wealthy individuals still […] Post from PM News


  • Over 9,000 schools for Milo Basketball tourney

    Taiwo Adelu A record entry of more than 9, 000 schools in Nigeria will fight for honours in the 18th edition of Nestle Milo Secondary School Basketball Championship this year. This was disclosed Thursday by the Managing Director of Nestle Nigeria Plc, Mr. Dharnesh Gordhon, who said that the longest running basketball competition in Nigeria […] Post from PM News