Tuesday, 28 February 2017

North Korea executes 5 senior officials

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea executed five senior security officials with anti-aircraft guns because they made false reports that "enraged" leader Kim Jong Un, South Korea's spy agency said Monday.

The comments by the National Intelligence Service in a private briefing to lawmakers come as Malaysia investigates the poisoning death of Kim's estranged elder half brother, Kim Jong Nam. That investigation is still going on, but South Korea says it believes Kim Jong Un ordered the assassination, which took place Feb. 13 at Kuala Lumpur's airport.

Gambia: President Barrow Sacks Army Chief

Gambian President Adama Barrow has sacked the country's head of armed forces, Gen Ousman Badjie.

BBC reports that General Badjie has reportedly been replaced by his predecessor General Masanneh Kinteh.

Gen Badjie declared his loyalty to the former President Yahya Jammeh after December's disputed elections.

TB Joshua Was The Target – FFK To Reveal Those Behind Synagogue Church Collapse

Former Minister of Aviation and Chieftain of the Makarfi-faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Femi Fani Kayode has said that he will reveal shocking details surrounding the collapsed building of the Synagogue Church Of Nation owned by Pastor Temitope Joshua.

This is coming almost a month the embattled politician visited Prophet Joshua of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) and described him as a true and great man of God.

Fani Kayode said the target of the perpetrators was Pastor Joshua and his successes as a church.

41 Nigerian Young Female Human Trafficking Victims Cover Their Faces in Shame as They Return Home

After almost two days of waiting for their arrival, 41 Nigerian human trafficking victims who were all women in their 20s or younger, returned home from Mali on Monday.

A total of 41 Nigerian human trafficking victims returned home from Mali late on Monday and were spotted at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos as they touched down at 7:25p.m. last night.