Featured News Lebanon’s government resigns over Beirut blast

-

- Advertisment -

Lebanon’s government resigns over Beirut blast

Featured News Lebanon’s government resigns over Beirut blast

Lebanon’s premier Hassan Diab stepped down Monday amid fury within and outside his government over the deadly Beirut port blast he blamed on the incompetence and corruption of a decades-old ruling class.

Lebanon’s premier Hassan Diab stepped down Monday amid fury within and outside his government over the deadly Beirut port blast he blamed on the incompetence and corruption of a decades-old ruling class.

“Today we are heeding the people and their demands to hold accountable those responsible for a disaster,” he said in a televised address, blaming a “corrupt” political class that has ruled Lebanon for more than 30 years for the August 4 explosion.

“This is why today I announce the resignation of the government.”

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Recent Updates

Peter Etebo delighted to start Super Lig career on a winning note

Super Eagles midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo says he is delighted to make a winning debut for Turkish Super Lig side...

Super Eagles coach hailed for inviting new goalkeepers

Ex International Ike Shorunmu has hailed Coach Gernot Rohr for bringing in Dele Alampasu and Matthew Yakubu to the...

NDDC promises to pay outstanding fees to scholarship beneficiaries

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has promised to pay all outstanding fees due to its scholarship beneficiaries studying...

FCTA begins demolition of 2,400 shanties on railway corridor

Weeks after a train on a test-run was reportedly attacked with stones close to Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory...
- Advertisement -

Real Madrid should be kissing the floor Gareth Bale walks on – agent

Gareth Bale’s agent has hit out at Real Madrid, saying the Liga champions mistreated his client and that they...

Roy Hodgson: Crystal Palace don’t want to sell Wilfried Zaha

Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson claims Wilfried Zaha is not on their transfer list as he hopes to keep...
- Advertisement -

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you