Taiwan Inaugrates First Female President

Tsai Ing-wen hаѕ bееn sworn іn аѕ thе nеw president оf Taiwan, bесоmіng іtѕ fіrѕt female leader аnd calling fоr “positive dialogue” wіth Beijing. Ms Tsai, ѕееn аѕ аn unassuming but determined leader, led thе Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) tо а landslide win іn elections іn January. Thе DPP hаѕ traditionally leaned tоwаrdѕ independence frоm China whісh sees Taiwan аѕ а breakaway province. In thе past, іt hаѕ threatened tо tаkе thе island bу force іf necessary. It ѕtіll hаѕ hundreds оf missiles pointing tоwаrdѕ thе island. Ms Tsai, 59, swore thе presidential oath іn front оf thе national flag, bеfоrе bеіng presented wіth thе official seal. Shе аnd outgoing President Ma Ying-jeou thеn саmе оut tо wave аt thе crowds watching оn screens оutѕіdе thе presidential building. In hеr inaugural speech, ѕhе ѕаіd Taiwanese people hаd shown thеу wеrе “committed tо thе defence оf оur freedom аnd democracy аѕ а wау...

Governor’s aide assassinated in Benue

Unknown gunmen in the early hours of Friday shot and killed Mr Denen Igbana, Senior Special Assistant ( SSA) on security to Governor Samuel Ortom . Before his brutal killing, Igbana was a police officer who served with the Benue State Police Command and a crack detective who busted many criminal cases in the command He however retired at a very youthful age and was appointed security coordinator of Ortom- Abounu Campaign Organisation 2015. A community leader Thomas Ayakpam, who also reside in Tionsha settlement, a suburb of Makurdi, where Igbana was killed told Governor Ortom and his entourage who was on condolence visit that the assailants waylaid the late security aide on his way back home in the night ,and spread bullets on his Nissan Hilux . The late security aide according to the eyewitness jumped down and took to his heels but the gunmen who were many in their numbers went after...

Bobby Shmurda’s Gang member bags 98 years imprisonment

TVC-E. Rapper Bobby Shmurda is also set to be tried on the same charges his friend was tried on and got 98 years for,we only hope and pray his own won’t be 200 years! Rashid Derissant was sentenced to 98 years in prison on charges including conspiracy, murder, attempted murder and assault among other charges leveled against him. Rashid was convicted last month and recieved the sentence this week. Bobby’s trial will begin in September and it’s exactly the same multiple drug, gun and murder charges. Guess his music career is just getting started or over! Join TVC News BBM Channel C0021B67E Follow Us On Instagram –  TVCconnect Follow us on twitter –  @TVCconect Like us on facebook  –  TVCconnect...

18-year-old TV star buys N1billion home in California

Here is a hint, this 18-year-old girl we’re talking about bought her first house for $2.7 million last year. The $6 million abode boasts six bedrooms, seven bathrooms, a pool, wine cellar and a huge walk-in closet, all spread across over 7,000 square feet. The 7,000-square foot property was reportedly built last year. She also recently parted ways with rapper Tyga and is now reportedly dating Canadian singer, PartyNextDoor Who’s she ? I guess that would be the question on your mind right now.Well, she is a Reality TV star and model Kylie Jenner! The US TV star and model will turn 19 in August. The exqusite home is in the same area as her mother Kris Jenner and half-sister Kim Kardashian – who’s married to rapper Kanye West. Acording to reports, Kylie’s new abode boasts six bedrooms, seven bathrooms, a pool, wine cellar and a huge walk-in closet, all spread across over 7,000 square feet. With a...

Villarreal make history, signs La Liga’s first ever Qatari player

TVC-E. Villarreal says it has signed the Spanish league's first Qatari player, 19-year-old striker Akram Afif. In a statement on its website, subsequently retweeted by Afif, Villarreal also confirmed that an agreement had been reached "in principle". The 19-year-old, who was born in Doha, is no stranger to Spanish football having played for Villarreal and Sevilla's youth teams. Since 2015, Afif has been playing for KAS Eupen, a Qatari-owned team in the Belgian second division. Eupen is owned by Qatar's renowned Aspire Academy, which has spent millions trying to develop young Qatari sports stars over the past decade. Afif is a product of Aspire. Afif's transfer to arguably the strongest European league could be seen as a major coup for Aspire. During the current season he scored six times in 16 appearances for Eupen, who subsequently have gained promotion to Belgium's top division. Eupen director Christoph Henkel said in a statement posted on the club's website that...

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