Igbeneghu… Forsaken by UNILAG, Foursquare

by KOFOROWOLA BELO-OSAGIE and DAMOLA KOLA-DARE A lecturer’s unethical behaviour has led to his suspension from the University of Lagos (UNILAG) after an undercover report indicted him, report KOFOROWOLA BELO-OSAGIE and DAMOLA...

Come up with made in Nigeria ideas, Buhari tells NESG

by Nduka Chiejina, Abuja PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Monday urged those shaping the nation’s economy to come up with innovative, productive and made-in-Nigeria ideas to grow the economy.

Gunmen kidnap six in Adamawa

By Nnaemeka Maduabuchi Gunmen on Saturday kidnapped six people at Gurin village in the Fufore/Gurin Local Government Area of Adamawa in Nigeria’s insurgency-wracked North-East. Alhaji Shuaibu...

UN peacekeeper killed, five wounded in Mali

By Agencies One peacekeeper was killed and five others were wounded on Sunday when a roadside bomb exploded in strife-torn northeastern Mali, the UN mission MINUSMA said.

Rwanda parades ‘attackers’ from Hutu militia based in DRC

By Agencies Rwandan authorities have paraded five suspects in a deadly weekend attack who told journalists they were from the FDLR Hutu militia based in neighbouring DR Congo.

Somalia files complaint to UN against Kenya over airspace violation

by Agencies Somalia has protested what it said is the violation of its airspace by Kenya after an aircraft flew from Nairobi directly to Kismayu instead of first landing...

Panic as three lions raid village in southern Tanzania

By Agencies At least three lions from the Selous Game Reserve on Monday raided a village in southern Tanzania, causing villagers sleepless nights, a civic leader said.

Kenya’s Sengwer people demand recognition of ‘ancestral land’

By Agencies The Sengwer, an indigenous hunter-gatherer community in western Kenya, presented a petition Monday morning to the government in Nairobi demanding the return and protection of what they...

Senegal’s Tacko Fall set to be NBA’s tallest player

by Daniel Mumbere Senegal’s Tacko Fall, will become the tallest basketball player in the United States’ NBA, should he make the Boston Celtics’ 15-man roster for the upcoming season.

It’s too late for Atiku to resolve Kogi PDP crisis, says Adeyemi

by Gbade Ogunwale, Abuja It’s too late in the day for  Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar to resolve the festering crisis in the Kogi State chapter of the Peoples...

Jubilation as Ganduje floors Abba at tribunal

by Kolade Adeyemi, Kano There was jubilation in Kano city on Wednesday, as residents trooped to the streets to celebrate the victory of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje at the Governorship...

Gunmen kill man, girlfriend

by Elo Edremoda, Warri Two persons have been reportedly killed by gunmen in Iyara community in Warri South council area of Delta state. The deceased are...

Nigeria, South Africa to review 32 agreements

by Augustine Ehikioya, Abuja The Presidency on Thursday disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari’s three-day state visit to South Africa will enable more harmonious relations between the two largest economies...

60-year-old arrested for defiling 9-year-old niece Chris Njoku, Owerri

by Chris Njoku, Owerri Imo State Police Command has arrested a 60-year-old man, Alexander Madu from Umuoziri Inyishi in Ikeduru Council area of the State for defiling nine-year-old Ijeoma...