Mr Adams, who will be 70 next year, said on Sunday that those killed during the Troubles cannot be brought back, but that it is possible to ensure history is not repeated. He said he and the late Martin McGuinness helped to bring about political change and that there is no reason for anyone else … Continue reading Gerry Adams has said he understands how victims of IRA violence feel, as he prepares to step aside after 34 years as leader of Sinn Fein.
The situation in Zimbabwe continues to unfold. President Jacob Zuma has appointed Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula and State Security Minister Advocate Bongani Bongo as his special envoys to Zimbabwe. The president spoke to Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe early today who indicated that he was confined to his home but said he was fine. Pretoria is … Continue reading Latest on political tension in Zimbabwe: Ephert Musekiwa
The military made its move after a power struggle over the successor for Mr Mugabe. He sacked Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa last week, apparently to pave the way for Grace Mugabe, who is four decades younger than him, to take over the presidency. Mr Mugabe's nephew, Patrick Zhuwao, told Reuters news agency the couple were "ready … Continue reading
An Ohio Supreme Court justice who is campaigning to become governor of the state took to Facebook on Friday to reveal that he has been “sexually intimate” with 50 “very attractive females.” It was a startling campaign strategy in the wake of a burgeoning number of sexual misconduct accusations across the nation and … Continue reading Judge Running For Ohio Governor Boasts On Facebook He’s Bedded 50 Women What is happening?
Norway's government has been told its state-run fund should drop its investments in oil and gas stocks. Norges Bank manages Norway's $1 trillion (£758bn) sovereign wealth fund on behalf of the government.