British Prime Minister Appoints Olukemi Badenoch, a Nigerian as Minister

Prime minister Boris Johnson has appointed Nigerian Olukemi Olufunto Badenoch as Children and Families’ minister, as part of his government reshuffle. The 39-year-old Badenoch is a British Conservative politician and Member of Parliament (MP) for Saffron Walden. Badenoch announced her … Continue reading British Prime Minister Appoints Olukemi Badenoch, a Nigerian as Minister

Box Office: ‘Lion King’ Reigns Overseas With $142m, Near $1bn Globally

Disney’s “The Lion King” remains box office royalty, generating another $142 million at the international box office. Director Jon Favreau’s hyper-realistic remake of the animated classic is already the fifth-biggest global release of the year with $963 million to date, … Continue reading Box Office: ‘Lion King’ Reigns Overseas With $142m, Near $1bn Globally

We’re Effectively in Trump Impeachment Probe – U.S. Democrats

The U.S. House Judiciary Democrats told journalists on Friday that they do not need to launch a formal impeachment enquiry as they are essentially conducting one already with their investigation into President Donald Trump. “In effect,’’ Judiciary Chairman, Jerrold Nadler, … Continue reading We’re Effectively in Trump Impeachment Probe – U.S. Democrats

Kenyan Finance Minister to be Arrested, Charged Over Graft – Prosecutor

Kenya’s finance minister, Henry Rotch, will be arrested and charged over alleged corruption related to the construction of two dams, the chief prosecutor said on Monday. The Director of Public Prosecutions, Noordin Haji, said the charges against Rotich stem from … Continue reading Kenyan Finance Minister to be Arrested, Charged Over Graft – Prosecutor