Nicaragua’s democracy is crumbling. It’s been a long time coming

President Daniel Ortega has spent the last week using the undisputed power of the country’s police and courts to crack down on his political opposition with brutal efficiency. Four of the detained opposition figures are presidential candidates, charged with crimes that will likely disqualify them from running against Ortega. It all started with the arrest […]

Kenya’s Chipu prepare for Barthes U20 Trophy defense | APO Group

Commenting on the team’s preparations ahead of the tournament runs in Nairobi from 24 th June to 3 rd July, Team Manager Peter Mutai said, “The preparations have been going on well. We are pleased to see the team beginning to gel as we draw closer to the tournament. There is still some tuning to […]

White House lays out expectations for NATO summit

US President Joe Biden departs the White House onboard Marine One on Wednesday, June 9. Al Drago/Bloomberg/Getty Images The White House on Sunday laid out its expectations for the NATO summit on Monday in a fact sheet.  Among the items the US says the members will announce is a new “strategic concept” that would guide […]

Kane impressed as England’s new generation cope with Euro pressure

Southgate has infused England’s squad with a vibrant crop of emerging stars and Kane was relieved to see them cope with the pressure of playing in a major tournament for the first time. While the experienced Raheem Sterling grabbed England’s second-half winner at Wembley on Sunday, Kalvin Phillips, Declan Rice, Phil Foden, Mason Mount and […]

U2 guitarist launches guitar strap in support of refugee women – Music News

Love Welcomes today announce a new partnership with legendary U2 guitarist The Edge to create and sell unique collectors-item guitar straps to help provide employment and support to refugee women. Available to pre-order from today at www.lovewelcomes.org. Each guitar strap is hand sewn by refugee women and includes an orange strip of upcycled life vest […]