Daily Archives: January 1, 2019

WGVS: World’s Greatest Videos announces $1,000,000 USD* grand prize for 2019

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SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS – New Year’s Eve celebrations are always memorable; however, this year’s celebration will prove momentous for WGVS: World’s Greatest Videos ™. After …

SOUTH AFRICAN AMONG SUSPECTD JIHADIST LEADERS IN MOZAMBIQUE

MAPUTO, Mozambican prosecutors named a South African and two Tanzanians among leaders of a jihadist group operating in the northern gas-rich region, saying the group wants to create an independent state.

Jihadist fighters have terrorised remote communities in the gas-rich …

Sudan’s President Orders Investigation Amid Protests

CAIRO Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir has ordered an investigation into “recent events” after two weeks of violent protests against his 29-year autocratic rule, as he seeks to placate popular anger over worsening economic conditions.

The state news agency reported late …

NASA rings in New Year with historic flyby of faraway world

NASA rang in the New Year on Tuesday with a historic flyby of the farthest, and quite possibly the oldest, cosmic body ever explored by humankind — a tiny, distant world called Ultima Thule — in the hopes of learning …

New Year’s message: President calls on Seychellois to make an impact in 2019

The President of Seychelles called for the island nation to leave a positive mark in 2019 as he delivered his New Year’s address on national television Tuesday night.

A new year marks the start of a new chapter that brings …