182 Kenyans arrested while applying for legal status in US

182 Kenyans arrested while applying for legal status in US

By CHRIS WAMALWAMore by this Author At least 182 undocumented Kenyans living in the US were among thousands of immigrants arrested while applying for legal status to avoid deportation and become eligible for work permits. According to Mwakilishi, a Kenyan US-based social media news aggregator, those arrested had applied to be included in the Deferred […]

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Mitch McConnell appeals for civility: US needs to debate ‘without acting out’ | US news

Mitch McConnell claimed on Monday the US has a “behavioural problem” – and said both sides of the political spectrum should act to address it. The Senate majority leader was speaking in his home state, where he will seek another term next year and where he was honoured as the Kentucky Electric Cooperatives’ “Distinguished Rural […]

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Impeachment hearings: Trump says he will ‘strongly consider’ testifying – live | US news

Trump has fumed for weeks that Pompeo is responsible for hiring State Department officials whose congressional testimony threatens to bring down his presidency, the officials said. The president confronted Pompeo about the officials — and what he believed was a lackluster effort by the secretary of state to block their testimony — during lunch at […]

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Republicans condemned for smearing impeachment witnesses born abroad | US news

Republicans and Donald Trump have sought to smear key witnesses in the impeachment inquiry against the president as having dual or mixed loyalties to the US, due to being born abroad. The move has sparked condemnation as a bigoted tactic that has maligned career US diplomats and officials as being potentially disloyal to their adopted […]

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A Warning review: Anonymous Trump book fails to make a name for itself | US news

A Warning fails to live up to the hype. Its author, “a senior official in the Trump administration”, offers few new revelations about the tempest-in-chief. Three years into Donald Trump’s presidency, the public is well aware he is neither stable nor a genius. Unlike Michael Wolff’s Fire and Fury, A Warning does not entertain. Unlike […]

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Pelosi says Trump is welcome to testify in impeachment inquiry, if he chooses | US news

Democratic House speaker Nancy Pelosi has invited PDonald Trump to testify in front of investigators in the House impeachment inquiry ahead of a week that will see several key witnesses appear publicly. Pushing back against accusations from the president that the process has been stacked against him, Pelosi said Trump is welcome to appear or […]

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Impeachment inquiry: Trump ally must choose between loyalty and saving himself | US news

Donald Trump’s fate in the impeachment inquiry could rest in the hands of a donor and supporter under pressure to turn against the US president to save his own skin. Gordon Sondland, the American ambassador to the European Union, is due to testify on Wednesday during the second week of televised hearings that have rocked […]

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Louisiana re-elects Democrat governor John Bel Edwards, in blow to Trump | US news

Louisiana’s Democrat governor, John Bel Edwards, has been re-elected following a closely fought gubernatorial battle that marked another statewide defeat for Republicans and Donald Trump in the American south. The president had invested significant resources into the race in one of America’s most conservative states, making two trips to appear with the GOP candidate, Eddie […]

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Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards roasts Donald Trump saying 'bless his heart' after Democrat's shock election win

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards roasts Donald Trump saying ‘bless his heart’ after Democrat’s shock election win

LOUISIANA’S re-elected Governor John Bel Edwards roasted Donald Trump last night – saying of the President: “Bless his heart”. John Bel Edwards’ withering put-down came after his shock election win – which sees him remain as the only Democrat governor in the Deep South. 4 John Bel Edwards celebrated his election victory in Louisiana’s race […]

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