U.S. prosecutors on Monday plan to wrap up their tax and bank fraud case against former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort, making it likely the case will go to the jury by midweek if the defense decides not to call any witnesses. The trial is in its 10th day in...
Football fans in Kafanchan, Kaduna State, have deserted viewing centers following Nigeria’s ouster from World Cup in Russia, newsmen reports. Checks by reporters on Thursday in Kafanchan revealed that most of the viewing centers within the metropolis witnessed poor turnout, while the operators lamented low patronage. Mr Amos Sidi, who operates...
U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet on July 16 in Helsinki, the Kremlin and the White House said on Thursday, a first official summit that will be closely watched by nervous U.S. allies in Europe and critics of Russia in America. The two countries announced...
The Enugu State House of Assembly on Tuesday passed a supplementary budget of N17.10 billion to augment capital and recurrent expenditures of the government. Newsmen reports that the supplementary budget as passed is made up of N10.7 billion capital vote and N6.7 billion recurrent vote. The house had earlier in the year passed...
Mr Nsima Ekere, the Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), says  the election of Mr Adams Oshiomhole as National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will strengthen the party. Ekere, who said this in a statement in Port Harcourt on Tuesday, also expressed optimism that the...