Category Archives: BBC

Dubai’s Torch Tower catches fire for second time in two years (VIDEO)

5 August 2017 Middle East The Torch Tower, Dubai The 79-storey skyscraper opened in 2011 Was the world’s tallest residential building at its opening, but has since been surpassed by six others Is thought to be the 40th tallest building in the world, according to the Skyscraper Centre It has 676 apartments. A two-bedroom flat starts at more than $500,000 (£381,000)

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Nnamdi Kanu: The Rise of Biafra and The Coming of Oduduwa

By Femi Fani-Kayode Permit me to begin this week’s contribution with a brief aside. My dear friend Major Hamza Al Mustapha was reported to have said the following a few days ago. “Those who strive to keep Nigeria one find themselves as enemies of a certain category of Nigerians. I don’t see those who hate to see Nigeria as one

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BREAKING NEWS: Famine imminent in Nigeria as Govt says Half of all food aid stolen

NIGERIA. At least half of Nigerian government food aid sent northeast for hungry people driven from their homes by Boko Haram has been “diverted” and never reached them, a government official said. Some 1.5 million people are on the brink of famine in the northeast, where the jihadist group has killed more than 20,000 people and forced 2.7 million to

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‘If Theresa May can tell me what Lidl looks like from the inside, I’ll listen – (VIDEO)

  "If Theresa May can tell me what the inside of Lidl looks like, I'll listen to what she has to say"…. The election that keeps on giving. pic.twitter.com/WV7hOHBDQk — EL4C (@EL4JC) June 12, 2017   SOURCE: Editorial Board Follow us on twitter @wahalatoday

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Despite Four Years Of Warnings Theresa May’s New Advisor Gavin Barwell Failed To Review Tower Block Fire Regulations (video)

LONDON: Theresa May’s new chief of staff failed to carry out a review of fire regulations in tower blocks – despite being warned of the potential for a devastating blaze. Former Housing Minster Gavin Barwell – who was given a top Downing Street job within days of losing his seat last week – refused to give a date for when

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VIDEO: GRENFELL Tower Fire shows the KINDNESS OF STRANGERS

LONDON: At least six people have been confirmed killed in a huge fire that ripped through a west London tower block, but police expect the death toll to rise. Up to 600 people are believed to have been inside Grenfell Tower’s 120 flats when the blaze tore through the 24-storey building in the early hours. Twenty people are in critical

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#WhereisTheresa: Prime Minister mocked on social media

Theresa May has been slammed online for failing to appear on the BBC’s General Election leaders’ debate, with voters mockingly asking “where is Theresa?” on social media. The Prime Minister was the only leader of a major political party not to take part in Wednesday night’s debate, after Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn surprisingly announced he would be attending hours before it started.

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