Sri Lanka’s top court has ruled that the president’s dissolution of parliament last month was unconstitutional, as a political crisis continues to grip the nation. President Maithripala Sirisena dismissed his prime minister and replaced him with former leader Mahinda Rajapaksa in late October. When that decision was contested, he dissolved parliament. The ruling could see […]
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A Sri Lankan man accused of war crimes is being detained in Germany, Prosecutors in the Western City of Karlsruhe said on Thursday. The 36-year-old man, identified only as Sivatheeban B under Germany’s strict privacy laws, is believed to have ties with a Tamil Rebel Group He is accused of taking part in the killing […]
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Six Sri Lankan ministers tendered their resignations to President Maithripala Sirisena on Thursday, stating that they were unable to continue work in the nation’s unity government. The six ministers were from the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) which is led by President Sirisena. The SLFP is a coalition partner in the unity government, along with […]
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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted morning rains over the central states of the country on Sunday especially places like Abuja, parts of Benue, Nassarawa, Kogi, Kwara, Plateau, Taraba and Yola.
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Thunderstorms, heavy rains expected on Sunday — NiMet
Abuja – The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted monsoonal rains, expected to keep the country under wet conditions throughout the forecast period for Sunday.
NiMet made this known in its Weather Outlook by its Central Forecast Office in Abuja on Saturday.
It predicted a mixture of rains and thunderstorms over the northern states.
The agency added that light rains would be expected