One of the world’s largest diamonds has been sold for 40 million dollars, mining company Gem Diamonds Limited said Tuesday. Nigerian-Jewish diamond cutter and dealer, Thelma West, poses for a photograph with a selection of diamond encrusted rings in her office in London on March 11, 2016. “I’m the only Nigerian Jewish woman in the […]

An explosion went off as Palestinian prime minister Rami Hamdallah’s convoy entered the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, wounding seven people, a security source and witnesses said. Hamdallah was not injured in the explosion, which occurred shortly after his convoy entered for a rare visit to the territory run by Islamist movement Hamas, a security source […]

A senior British minister called Wednesday for “cool heads” over the suspected poisoning of a former Russian double agent, as Moscow accused politicians and journalists of whipping up anti-Russian sentiment. After chairing an emergency government meeting to discuss the situation of Sergei Skripal, interior minister Amber Rudd said police were closer to identifying the substance […]

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Wednesday that President Mahmoud Abbas of Palestine must embrace peace and stop paying terrorists in order to end the conflict between Israel and Palestine. Netanyahu said this while on official visit to Washington DC, United States (U.S.). “To get peace, President Abbas has to embrace peace and to […]

A Nigerian has been elected as senator in Italy, it was announced yesterday. Toni Iwobi of Spirano in Lombardy who belongs to the anti-immigration League is the first black to be so elected in the history of Italy. Iwobi, announced “with great emotion” on his Facebook page that he had been elected to the senate […]



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