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Michael Adeyemo, Oyo Speaker dies

Michael Adeyemo, Oyo Speaker dies

Adegbola recalled how the late Adeyemo discussed with him at length for the first time on Saturday, April 21, saying he never knew Adeyemo was bidding him farewell. The APC prayed that God would grant all family members and friends the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss. "May his gentle soul rest in ideal peace". Consulte Mais Informação

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Peter Norman awarded a posthumous Order of Merit by the AOC

Peter Norman awarded a posthumous Order of Merit by the AOC

He was the white man on the podium when US African-American athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos as made their iconic "Black Power" protest. In its statement Saturday, the AOC highlighted Norman's setting of the Australian record (20.06 seconds) as he took the silver medal in Mexico - but said his remarkable athletic achievements were "dwarfed" by his decision to support Smith and Carlos as they raised their gloved fists and bowed their heads during the US National Anthem. Consulte Mais Informação

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Manhunt ends in arrest of suspected killer of ME deputy

Manhunt ends in arrest of suspected killer of ME deputy

Authorities in ME are on the hunt for a 29-year-old man accused of shooting and killing a sheriff's corporal responding to a robbery Wednesday morning. Law enforcement provided increased security to area schools on Thursday, many of which were on lockdown the day before. While some residents holed up in their homes and locked their doors Wednesday night, others stood in the rain to watch police work. Consulte Mais Informação

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Man in his 60s killed in Macroom road crash

Gardaí and HSE paramedics, as well as units of Cork County Fire Service from Macroom attended the crash but the man was pronounced dead at the scene. They were both the sole occupants of the cars. The local Coroner has also been notified. The driver of a second auto, a man in his 20s, who was seriously injured in the crash has been airlifted from the scene to University Hospital Cork. Consulte Mais Informação

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In Baku extinguished the fire in the skyscraper Trump Tower

In Baku extinguished the fire in the skyscraper Trump Tower

Firefighters responded to a minor fire in a cooling tower on the building's roof in January, during which two people sustained injuries. When the project began in 2008, the original designers envisioned a luxury private apartments complex. The Trump Tower project was leased to Garant Holding, a business conglomerate owned by Anar Mammadov , the son of former Azeri transport minister Ziya Mammadov, in 2012. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mason Cole Is Cardinals' Third-Round Pick

Mason Cole Is Cardinals' Third-Round Pick

The second day of the draft nearly ended without his name being called, but the Cardinals chose him with their compensatory selection, four picks from the end. Cole was Michigan's offensive captain in 2017. McCray could be a consideration for 3-4 teams looking to pair a big body next to an athlete at inside linebacker, but he'll need to come off the field on passing downs. Consulte Mais Informação

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Taliban seize district center in N. Afghanistan, attack army base in south

Haji Abdul Ahad Sultanzoy, a provincial council member, said the attack took place outside an Afghan army base but that no further information regarding the casualties was available at the moment. Assessments of the size of Taliban territorial control vary but the Pentagon estimates that 56 percent of the country is under government control, while a BBC survey this year estimated the insurgents were active in 70 percent of Afghanistan. Consulte Mais Informação

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Singer Janelle Monae opens up about her sexual orientation

Singer Janelle Monae opens up about her sexual orientation

Pansexuality is a more expansive label than bisexual, including attraction beyond the male-female gender binary, to include those who are trans, gender-fluid, androgynous, intersex and more. She cites "Mushrooms & Roses" and "Q.U.E.E.N" as two songs that portray a woman named Mary as a love interest. She also revealed that the original title for "Q.U.E.E.N." was "Q.U.E.E.R". Consulte Mais Informação

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Merkel, Trump talks sidestep Iran deal

During his state visit earlier this week with Trump in Washington , French President Emmanuel Macron called for the USA not to abandon the deal and said a new package of terms was being prepared with Britain and Germany . Doing so would be a serious blow to the nuclear deal, which many Western countries sees as essential for stopping Tehran developing a nuclear bomb. Consulte Mais Informação

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