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WORLD RECORD! WOMAN WHO HAS 38 CHILDREN

A 37-year-old Ugandan woman, living in Kabimbiri village, Mukono District, outside of Kampala, has made world record for having 38 children. According to the Daily Monitor of Uganda, the woman identified as Mariam Nabatanzi Babirye had her last baby via Caesarian section in December 2016, after which doctors cut her …

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Oprah Winfrey Says She Might Run For President

The improbable political rise of Donald Trump has led Oprah Winfrey to think about whether or not she could become the second TV entertainer to work in the Oval Office.Oprah told Bloomberg interviewer David Rubenstein that before Trump won the November election, she thought she was unqualified to be president. …

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Africa this week highlights

That’s all from the BBC Africa Live page today. A reminder of our proverb of the day: The big water pot one carries on the head rests upon a small circular pad.” An Acholi and Swahili proverb sent by Habib Mohammed, Kampala, Uganda And we leave you with this picture of a …

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Yahya Jammeh stole $11m, shipped luxury cars

Gambia’s ex-ruler, Yahya Jammeh, plundered the state coffers in his final weeks in power, stealing millions of dollars and shipping out luxury vehicles by cargo plane, according to an aide to new president Adama Barrow. Jammeh, who ruled the small West African country for 22 years, flew into exile late on Saturday to …

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Jammeh Asks For Extension Of Deadline For Him To Leave Power

Gambia’s longtime leader Yahya Jammeh has asked the West African bloc ECOWAS for an extension of a midday deadline for him to leave power until 4 p.m. local time (1600 GMT), government sources said on Friday. Guinea’s President Alpha Conde and Mauritania’s President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz arrived in the …

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Drama, tension as Jammeh finally agrees to step down

After keeping the world in suspense for most part of Friday, Yahya Jammeh, The Gambia’s outgoing president, finally agreed to relinquish power following his December 1, 2016 presidential election defeat to Adama Barrow. After repeated efforts by West African leaders for the 51-year-old to step down on January 18, 2017 …

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Jammeh given last chance to resign as troops close in

West African leaders have given Yahya Jammeh a final opportunity to relinquish power after Senegalese troops entered The Gambia. Mr Jammeh has been given until noon on Friday to leave office or be forced out by UN-backed regional forces. Troops have been told to halt their advance until the deadline …

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The woman who fights for men’s rights

In India, where crimes against women are rampant, a female activist and documentary filmmaker stands out for being a rare voice for abused men. The BBC’s Geeta Pandey in Delhi profiles Deepika Narayan Bhardwaj as part of a series on the Asian women likely to make the news in 2017. …

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Barrow sworn in as Gambia’s president

Gambia’s new president Adama Barrow took the oath of office in the country’s embassy in Senegal on Thursday. Barrow was sworn in days after seeking shelter in Dakar with incumbent Yahya Jammeh still refusing to stand down after losing a  December election

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No vote no sex; Women MP urges women

Na waaah oooh! This a hot news paaaah! A Kenyan female MP, Mishi Mboko, has asked women to withhold sex from their husbands until they register as voters for the 8 August elections.  the women’s representative for the coastal city of Mombasa, says it was the best strategy to shore up …

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Florida airport attack; 5 killed 8 injured

Five people are dead and at least eight people injured after a shooting at the Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport. The incident happened around 1pm at the lower level baggage claim area of Terminal 2. The gunman – wearing a Star Wars t-shirt – was taken into custody and has since been …

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on the way! supersonic jet that would DOUBLE the speed of commercial airlines… and cut flight from Sydney to LA to just SIX HOURS

Since then there has been a number of aerospace advances improving the efficiency and  affordability of commercial air travel but arguably the most important of them all remains largely unsolved. Boom Technology, an aviation start-up based in Colorado, is working to produce a commercial airliner that can travel more than …

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WhatsApp finally launches Video calls

WhatsApp has finally launched video calling across its entire platform – meaning that iPhone, Android and Windows Phone users can use the feature together. The feature has been teased for months, but the messaging app (that boasts over a billion users) announced it in a blog post today. It puts …

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The war has just begun, Boko Haram tells Trump

The leader of the jihadist group Boko Haram has reacted to the election of Donald Trump to the White House with a warning that “the war has just begun” against the West. “Do not be overwhelmed by people like Donald Trump and the global coalition fighting our brethren in Iraq, …

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New Zealand hit by powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake

NEW Zealand has been hit by a two-metre (6ft 5in) tall tsunami wave following a powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake this morning. US experts say it hit the city of Christchurch in the country’s South Island which is still recovering from a deadly 6.3 magnitude quake five years ago that killed 185 people. …

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US Election: DONALD TRUMP DECLARES VICTORY

Donald Trump won the US presidential election early this morning in a stunning victory that sent shockwaves around the world. The Republican took the key swing states of Florida, North Carolina and Ohio early this morning, as he marched towards the White House. In an extraordinary development, Mrs Clinton did …

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Donald Trump is elected the new America President.

Donald Trump sensationally won the White House race this morning as Hillary Clinton phoned him at 2.30am to concede she had lost. She made the private call shortly after sending her campaign chairman to give her supporters exactly the opposite message, that it was not over – a humiliating and …

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US Elections: Who Wins?

The below result shows, Donald Trump stands a chance of becoming the new US president. But let us see what happens after the final declaration since US election can be sometimes unpredictable when it gets to the peak.

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