Car Crash: Man City striker Aguero escapes death

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has escaped death after he survived a car crash in Amsterdam, hours after attending a concert. The 29-year-old Argentine striker, who was in Holland on his day off was reportedly...

Mumbai: 22 dead, 32 injured in railway stampede

At least 22 people were killed in a stampede on a bridge near a railway station in Mumbai on Friday after heavy rains, officials said. The stampede broke out during morning rush hour on a...

North East: 3m children need education support – UNICEF

By Esenvosa Izah The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said over 57 per cent of schools in Borno remained closed, in spite the new school year, due to the Boko Haram insurgency in North-East Nigeria. A...

Nigeria @57: FG Declares Monday Public Holiday

The federal government has declared Monday, October 2, 2017 as a public holiday in commemoration of Nigeria’s 57th independence anniversary. The Minister of Interior, Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (rtd), who made the declaration on behalf...

SGF Demands Transparency In Execution Of Constituency Projects

In attempt to ensure widespread development in Nigeria, Acting Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Dr Habiba Lawal, on Thursday called for transparency in the execution of constituency projects. Lawal, represented by Mr...

INEC Withdraws Motion Against Melaye’s Recall Process

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has withdrawn its motion seeking an order of the Federal High Court in Abuja allowing it to serve the recall petition on the Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi...

Biafra agitation: IPOB declares Nnamdi Kanu missing

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, have officially declared leader of the group, Nnamdi Kanu, missing. IPOB’s lawyer has subsequently filed a case in court seeking the government and the army to be compelled to produce the...
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Gen. Abdulsalami Call On Nigerians To Live In Peace

One time Military Head of State, General Abdusalami Abubakar, has urged the citizens of Nigeria to live in peace with one another. Abubakar said this on Thursday in Gusau, Zamfara, while responding to questions from...

Director lauds FG On Economic Recovery

Director General of Kogi Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Mr Rajan Suleiman, KOCCIMA, has applauded the efforts of Federal Government in the nations Agriculture. The new emphasis on agriculture was the best step taken by...

Fashion Entrepreneur Says Quality Output Will Boost Industry

A creative directors of “Noble & Secks” clothing line, Joshua Okonoboh has stated that, quality finishing of designs can help develop the Nigerian fashion Industry. Okonoboh in a telephone interview with on Thursday in Abuja...

Rabies Day: Association Urges State Govt. To Deploy Veterinarians To LGAs

The Nigeria Veterinary Medical Association, NVMA, Oyo State chapter has appealed to the state government to employ and deploy more veterinary doctors to Local Government Area. The Chairman of the Oyo State chapter of the...

Independence Day: Police Promises Watertight Security, Peaceful Celebration In Kwara

In commemoration of Nigeria’s 57th Independence Day, the Kwara state Command has assured watertight security beef up in the state, before, during and after the forthcoming celebration. The police Spokesman, DSP Ajayi Okasanmi, gave the assurance in an...

Biafra: Federal Govt’ Against US Stance on IPOB

The Federal Government has stated its disagreement on the stance of US Government over the declaration of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, a a terrorist group. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai...

Judges Appointment: Lawyers Assures Speedy Proceedings

A cross-section of specialised lawyers, have stated that the appointment of 19 additional judges of the National Industrial Court, NICN, will assist speedy justice. The lawyers made their views known in separate interviews with the...