Chief Strategist Steve Bannon fired

Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has confirmed that Chief Strategist Steve Bannon has “mutually agreed” with Chief of Staff John Kelly that today would be his last day. He was given the option to resign or be fired, reports say. The President was allegedly upset with Bannon over recent interviews, specifically the one in which […]

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Nick Xenophon latest Australian politician to reveal double citizenship

Australian Senator Nick Xenophon is the seventh and latest Australian politician to reveal he may have double citizenship in a crisis that may topple the incumbent government. Xenophon announced that through his father, who was born in Cyprus, he may hold British citizenship. Another three Green Party MPs have also revealed they may hold double […]

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Air Berlin files for bankruptcy

German airline Air Berlin has filed for insolvency following Etihad Airlines withdrawing its funding. Air Berlin, which for several years has been posting losses, has received a loan from the German government to keep planes flying for the next three months, while acquisition negotiations take place. Etihad, which also owns stakes in several European airlines […]

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Kenyatta declared winner of Kenyan election, result contested by opposition leader

Incumbent President Kenyatta has been declared by the country’s electoral commission the winner of the 2017 elections. The results have been contested by opposition leader and long-time Kenyatta adversary Odinga, who alleged that voter suppression as well as hacking may have taken place. The official results of the election placed Kenyatta with 54.27% of the […]

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