Putin wants more land. The EU is racing to get there first

Vladimir Putin’s warmongering land grab has pushed European Union leaders to make their own plans to expand. Moves are now under way to bring as many as eight new members into the 27-country bloc. But the historic drive for enlargement poses its own risks for the EU. Adding new states — potentially including the agricultural […]

Taiwan says China bolstering air power along coastline facing island

TAIPEI, Sept 12 (Reuters) – China is bolstering its air power along the coast facing Taiwan with a permanent deployment of new fighters and drones at expanded air bases, Taiwan’s defence ministry said on Tuesday in its biennial report. China, which claims democratically governed Taiwan as its own territory, has ramped up its military activities […]

Escaped Pennsylvania killer is armed and being pursued, police say

Police said they were pursuing escaped convict Danelo Cavalcante in Pennsylvania early Tuesday, warning people in the local area that the fugitive murderer was armed. Pennsylvania State Police said in a short statement that it was pursuing Cavalcante, 34, in South Coventry Township, Chester County, northwest of Philadelphia. Police urged the public not to approach him, to […]

The deadliest earthquakes of the last 25 years

The earthquake that struck Morocco late Friday has killed more than 2,800 people, and the toll is expected to rise as rescuers reach hard-hit remote mountainous areas. Here’s a look at the deadliest earthquakes of the last 25 years: September 8, 2023 In Morocco, a magnitude 6.8 earthquake kills more than 2,800 people. February 6, […]

Emirates Airlines to resume flights to Nigeria and lifts visa ban

Emirates Airlines is set to resume its flight schedules to Nigeria, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will lift the visa ban on Nigerian travelers. This decision follows a meeting between President Bola Ahmed Tinubu of Nigeria and President Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan of the UAE in Abu Dhabi. President Tinubu, who was returning […]

Hearts of Oak unveil jerseys for 2023/24 season

Ghanaian giants Hearts of Oak have outdoored their jerseys for the upcoming season.  The former Ghana Premier League unveiled four jerseys for the 2023/24 Ghana Premier League campaign. The Phobians will wear a predominantly red and a touch of blue shirt and yellow shorts as their home kit while wearing an all white with the […]

“Keep supporting us”- Alidu Seidu tells Ghanaians ahead of AFCON 2023

Ghana defender Alidu Seidu has called on fans of the national team to keep supporting the Black Stars as they prepare ahead of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations in Ivory Coast.  The four-time African champions will engage Liberia in an international friendly on Tuesday at the Accra Sports Stadium. Seidu impressed as the Black […]

A timeline of the complicated relations between Russia and North Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has arrived in Russia to see President Vladimir Putin SEOUL, South Korea — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has arrived in Russia to see President Vladimir Putin. It will be the two isolated leaders’ second meeting. Their governments have not confirmed an agenda, but U.S. officials say Putin may […]

My double celebration weekend

It has been a roller coaster of a weekend, taking in Accra, Takoradi, Cape Coast and Kumasi in a mix of work, pleasure, exhaustion and frustrations while celebrating five and half decades of God’s blessings on this planet, on top of celebrating an important success story in the petroleum industry.  Jubilee South East (JSE) Project. […]