Arsene Wenger signs 2-year-deal, quells speculations

Arsene Wenger is to remain in charge at Arsenal after signing a new two-year deal. The news follows talks between owner Stan Kroenke, chief executive Ivan Gazidis and the 67-year-old after Arsenal had ended a turbulent season on a high by defeating Chelsea 2-1 in Saturday’s FA Cup final. The decision was communicated to the Arsenal board at a meeting on Tuesday and ends months of speculation over Wenger’s future. Calls for Wenger to step down had intensified over the last weeks of the season, with many Arsenal fans believing…

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Palestinian Authorities sponsor terrorism with staggering incentives

The Palestinian Authority has paid out NIS 4 billion ($1.12 billion) over the past four years towards salaries for terrorists and their families, a former intelligence chief said on Monday. Brig.-Gen. (res.) Yossi Kuperwasser, who served as the director general of the Ministry of Strategic Affairs, told the Knesset’s Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee that the longer a Palestinian security prisoner is jailed, “the higher the salary. … Anyone who has sat in prison for more than 30 years gets NIS 12,000 ($3,360) per month.” “When they’re released, they get…

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Trump proves against the establishment again

After just three months on the job, White House communications director Mike Dubke is out. The seasoned Republican operative was one of the few staffers respected by establishment Republicans in Washington, D.C., but was ultimately unwilling to continue to try to shape a daily narrative for the Trump White House. Dubke resigned on May 18, according to Axios’s Mike Allen, after taking the job in March. He was viewed as a professional close to White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer and Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, both familiar with the…

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Buhari recieved youth award

Presidency said that President Muhammadu Buhari contested for president up to four times to bequeath a better future for Nigerian youth. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina made the disclosure in Abuja on Tuesday when he received a Golden Leadership Award from the National Youths Advocacy for Good Governance Initiative at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. He asked the youth to join other Nigerians in supporting the President in his effort to evolve a new Nigeria for the upcoming generation. ‘‘One of the reasons…

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