Wayne Rooney was "proud and delighted" to become Manchester United's record scorer after moving onto 250 goals with an injury-time equaliser at Stoke on Saturday.
Rooney had been tied on 249 goals with Sir Bobby Charlton, who has held the record since 1973, after scoring against Reading in the FA Cup Read More
Report just reaching the desk of Olika Reporters International says new President of The Gambia, Adama Barrow on Saturday returned to his country following Yahya Jammeh’s announcement to step down as president.
Adama Barrow Barrow on his twitter handle, @adama_barrow, said “As Yahya Jammeh officially stepped down from office — I Read More
Report just reaching Olika Reporters International says the embattled former president of Gambia, Yahya Jammeh has finally stepped aside and congratulated his successor, Adama Barrow.
The report says Jammeh put a call through to the new president to congratulate him and has also sent a letter to him.
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He campaigned on the huge crowd sizes, but the turnout for the inauguration of President Donald Trump appears to be smaller than that of his predecessor as measured by side-by-side photos of the two events.
It's hard to gauge crowd sizes and the National Park Service, which oversees the National Mall, Read More
Pope Francis congratulated US President Donald Trump on his inauguration Friday, urging the new president to keep fighting for the poor at a time of “grave humanitarian crises.”
Francis offered his “cordial good wishes” and hoped Trump would be granted “wisdom and strength in the exercise” of his office.
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Now 36, Gerrard played 710 times for Liverpool between 1998 and 2015, winning nine trophies
Former Liverpool and England captain Steven Gerrard is to return to the Premier League club as a youth coach.
Gerrard, 36, who made his Liverpool debut in 1998, will begin the job in February.
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Embattled Gambian out-gone President,Yahaya Jammeh is reportedly, currently writing an acceptance speech
in the presence of Guinean officials wherein he would agree to cede power and officially recognize Adama Barrow as his successor.
President Barrow, also has confirmed this.
On his twitter handle, he twitted, “I would like to inform you that Yahya Read More
Newly sworn-in president of the US, Donald Trump says presidency will set course for America, world ‘for many years,’ as he thanked ‘magnificent’ predecessor, Barack Obama.
President Trump promised ‘great national effort’ to rebuild America.
"We are transferring power from Washington to the people," he added. Read More
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Donald Trump became the 45th President of the United States Friday during a time-honored inauguration ceremony that encapsulated the peaceful transfer of power that is a hallmark of American democracy.
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On a raised platform on the flag-draped West Front of the Capitol, Trump placed his left Read More
Donald Trump will soon be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States during a historic transfer of power that encapsulates American democracy even in politically divisive times.
The traditions of the day began unfolding early Friday morning. Trump and his family attended a private worship service at St. Read More
Yahya Jammeh, the embattled President of The Gambia has solicited a shift in deadline of midday to 4pm to vacate office as ECOWAS soldiers plan to forcefully eject him.
Government sources said the request was made when the leaders of Guinea and Mauritania arrived in the capital, Banjul, in a last-ditch Read More
Report just reaching the desk of Olika Reporters International says Gambian security operatives have discovered an explosive device in Gambia’s presidential lodge.
However, the explosive device has been detonated, but serious search is still on to know if there are some others.
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Never before seen photos of Kim Kardashian show the reality star looking entirely different from the woman we know today. Shot in 2007, the photos show Kim looking less than flattering in uncomfortable-looking poses as she struggles to look sexy.
The now-elegant A-lister is seen rocking several different lignerie sets as Read More
Confusion has greeted Donald Trump’s inauguration as U.S. President as rival support groups clashed on the streets of Washington DC in support and against the inauguration of Trump.
Supporters arriving for the “Deploraball” inauguration celebration in Washington were greeted by screaming profanities and threats as they entered the National Press Club Read More
At least two people were killed and many others are feared dead after an avalanche buried a luxury hotel in central Italy following a series of earthquakes.
An estimated 30 people are believed to have been inside the Hotel Rigopiano spa resort when it was hit by an avalanche Wednesday night Read More
Reports say Senegalese troops have moved across the border into The Gambia to ensure that the country’s defeated leader Yahya Jammeh hands over power.
“They entered this afternoon” Colonel Abdoul Ndiaye said after Adama Barrow was sworn in as Gambian president at his country’s embassy in Dakar.
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Retired boxing legend, Floyd Mayweather Jr., uses his $650m net worth to mock UFC star, Conor McGregor, for demanding $25m to fight him Read More
ADAMA BARROW. PRESIDENT OF THE GAMBIA
Adama Barrow, the man who won The Gambia's disputed election, has been sworn in as president.
Mr Barrow took the oath at the country's embassy in Senegal.
He has been recognised internationally. But Gambian strongman Yahya Jammeh has refused to step down and his term in office Read More
Wife, children and cabinet members of the outgoing Gambian president, Yahya Jammeh have allegedly abandoned him and have equally fled the country’s capital of Banjul on the eve of the deadline given Jammeh by the ECOWAS and the African Union to step down, report says.
The Senegalese Government gave Jammeh till Read More
Gambia’s President-elect Adama Barrow will be inaugurated on Thursday at the country’s embassy in Dakar, Senegal, just ECOWAS troops move to enter his country to oust President Yahya Jammeh.
Jammeh’s tenure terminates on Thursday.
The inauguration would hold at 1600 hours at the embassy, Barrow posted on his Facebook page.
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A man in Florida has been accused of posting online that he would kill U.S. President-elect Donald Trump at his inauguration on Friday.
“This is Jan.16, 2017. I was requested to type this in and post it. “Yes, I will be at the review stand, the inauguration and I’m going to Read More
Coco Austin stepped out with daughter Chanel as they wore matching outfits to the beach. The model was spotted by the sea in Miami, Florida this week as she made the most of the sun, walking along the sand in a plunging red bikini top and a pair of blue Read More
It's been almost 900 days since the US-led war on ISIS began. But as the Trump administration nears -- with its promise to bomb "the s*** out of ISIS" -- where does the campaign against the militant group stand?
One survey suggests ISIS lost nearly a quarter of its territory in Read More
Former US President George H.W. Bush and his wife, former First Lady Barbara Bush, have both been hospitalized, his spokesman said Wednesday, according a report by CNN and monitored by Olika Reporters International
President Bush, 92, was admitted to intensive care at Houston Methodist Hospital to address "an acute respiratory problem Read More
Gambia’s Vice President has joined eight cabinet ministers to resign in the face of the political impasse in the country sparked by President Yahya Jammeh’s refusal to step down.
Vice President Isatou Njie-Saidy resigned on Wednesday, same day as Minister of Higher Education, Research, Science, Technology & Religious Affairs, Abubacar Senghore, Read More
A 15-year-old boy shot at his classmates on Wednesday, injuring at least five people including himself, witnesses said.
The pupil opened fire at Northeastern College in the city of Monterrey, Mexico, civil protection official Oscar Aboytes said.
He said the school initially told the civil protection service that three people had been Read More
Chelsea are gaining a lot of new fans with their performances this season – and they can add the former Miss BumBum England to that list. Jessica Lopes, a Brazilian model, has pledged her allegiance to Antonio Conte’s table-toppers with a saucy photo shoot in the club grounds.
Your mates are holding their male children, you are holding dogs," Nigerian man blasts Michelle Obama for posing with dogs in her birthday photo Read More
Louis van Gaal says he is not definitely done with football just yet, after appearing to suggest earlier this week that he was retiring from the game at 65.
The Dutchman, who was sacked by Manchester United last year after an uninspiring stint at Old Trafford, had told popular daily tabloid Read More
Egypt has added ex-football star Mohamed Aboutrika to a terror list for his alleged links with the banned Muslim Brotherhood, his lawyer says.
Mr Aboutrika is accused of financially supporting the Brotherhood, which Egypt considers a terrorist organisation.
In 2012, he endorsed the successful presidential bid by Mohamed Morsi, a Brotherhood member.
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Report just reaching Olika Reporters International says the Gambia’s parliament has extended President Yahya Jammeh’s term by 90 days.
It also approved his decision to declare a 90-day state of emergency in the tiny West African state.
Mohamed Aboutrika, ex-football star has been added to the list of terrorists in the world as ordered by an Egyptian court, his lawyer said Tuesday, based on suspicions that he finances the banned Muslim Brotherhood.
In 2015, a government committee froze the assets of the former player for Cairo-based club Al-Ahly Read More
The embattled President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia has been warned by the US, saying he is losing opportunities to peacefully handover to President-elect Adama Barrow and avoid the consequences of his actions.
Jammeh’s tenure ends Jan. 19, the same day that Barrow is expected to be sworn-in as his successor.
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Morocco has offered The Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh asylum in return for accepting election defeat and stepping down, a local news website reported Tuesday.
The small west African country has been plunged into political turmoil since Jammeh disputed president-elect Adama Barrow’s December election victory and refused to cede power.
Deputy Foreign Minister Read More
Report just reaching Olika Reporters International says three Ministers in President Yahya Jammeh's cabinet have resigned.
They are the Ministers of Finance, Foreign Affairs, Trade and Environment.
They all resigned as regional forces prepare to oust the veteran leader unless he steps down by Thursday.
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Report just reaching Olika Reporters International says the eight-year-old son of Gambian President-elect, Adama Barrow has died after being bitten by a dog.
Reports said the boy died on the way to the hospital in Manjai near the Gambian capital, Banjul.
Prime Minister Theresa May won endorsement from US President-elect Donald Trump over her Brexit course but sterling plunged on Monday on fears that Britain could be on a collision course with its EU allies.
Trump said Britain leaving the EU would “end up as a great thing” and promised to work Read More
A nanny has been accused of burning a two-year-old boy with a curling iron discipline him when he refused to listen to her.
Nosipho Nxumalo, from Harlem, New York, was arrested after the boy’s horrified mum noticed the boy’s injuries and watched home security footage showing the alleged abuse.
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President Obama's 15 year old daughter, Sasha Obama was spotted in a Miami beach rocking a bikini.
An arrest warrant has been issued by prosecutors for Samsung’s heir apparent over allegations of bribery, perjury and embezzlement.
The move against Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong on Monday is part of an investigation into a massive political corruption scandal that has shaken South Korea’s political and business elites.
Lee is Read More
Regina Askia‘s daughter, Tessa Williams, is following in her mum’s footsteps with hopes of being a beauty queen.
The 15-year old model is representing Staten Island in the 2017 Miss New York Teen competition and her proud mum shared some photos on social media.
The competition held over the weekend and Tessa Read More
The new parents are finally letting their hair down and making time for some much-needed fun.
On Sunday night, Blac Chyna made her first official club appearance at Sapphire in New York since giving birth to baby Dream Kardashian, and her baby daddy Rob Kardashian was right by her side.
The 28-year-old Read More
Serena Williams’ goal is clear this year, doing better than 2016.
The American player said she wasn’t satisfied with how the last year went for her.
‘For me, it wasn’t a great season,’ she admitted in the Australian Open pre-tournament presser. ‘I think for other people it would have been wonderful. For Read More
A Turkish cargo plane flying from Hong Kong has crashed in Kyrgyzstan, killing at least 32 people, most of them on the ground, say officials.
The Boeing 747 crashed amid fog into homes near Manas airport, about 25km (15 miles) north of the capital, Bishkek, the Kyrgyz government said.
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Gambia’s President-elect, Adama Barrow, has left the country for neighbouring Senegal, where he will remain until inauguration date, a coalition member and local media said on Sunday.
Mr Barrow’s departure came a day after West African leaders failed to persuade President Yahya Jammeh to step aside.
The President-elect, a former real estate Read More
Zlatan Ibrahimovic's late equaliser earned Manchester United a point they fully deserved after a typically thunderous encounter with Liverpool at Old Trafford.
Liverpool led through James Milner's 27th-minute penalty, awarded after Paul Pogba inexplicably handled a corner as he went up to challenge Dejan Lovren.
Goalkeeper Simon Mignolet was Liverpool's hero with Read More
Outgoing CIA Director John Brennan has warned US President-elect Donald Trump to avoid off-the-cuff remarks once he takes office.
He said spontaneity was not in the interests of national security.
Mr Trump is known for regularly making broad pronouncements on issues of national importance on his Twitter feed.
Mr Brennan also said that Read More
Full time: Manchester United 1 Liverpool 1
Honours even, and that feels about right. The gap remains five points between these two, but it could have been more without Zlatan Ibrahimovic's late equaliser as the Liverpool defence started to creak under the pressure. A decent game in the end, but Klopp's Read More
It will be an extremely busy first day in the White House for Donald Trump if he lives up to his various campaign and transition pledges to undo the policies of Barack Obama’s eight-year presidency.
Some of which include, rolling back Obamacare and industry regulations, deporting undocumented immigrants, scrapping trade deals, Read More
Leaders meeting at a Franco-African summit in the Malian capital Bamako on Saturday set Jan. 19 as a deadline to solve the Gambian political crisis, Radio France Internationale quoted Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe as saying.
''January 19 is the date when president-elect Adama Barrow has vowed to take power, despite outgoing Read More