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Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, and United States President, Donald Trump have disagreed on the move of the US Embassy to Jerusalem. Netanyahu had said on Wednesday that the U.S. Embassy would relocate to Jerusalem in the next 12 months. Responding, Trump rejected his counterpart’s position, insisting that the move ...
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The object of the war against corruption, in which successive governments in the country profess themselves to be engaged, needs to be clearly stated and constantly borne in mind. The Constitution is unequivocal that the object is the eradication or abolition of “all corrupt practices and abuse of office.” Accordingly, ...
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Investigation has commenced on the disappearance of a day-old-baby at Yusuf Dantsoho General Hospital, Kaduna. The state Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Hajiya Hafsat Baba on Wednesday told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna that her ministry, together with that of Health are working to unravel the circumstances ...
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Former Enyimba defender, Chima Akas, has joined Swedish Premier League side, Kalmar FF for an undisclosed fee. The former Shooting Stars left-back signed a three-year contract. Akas went on trials at the Swedish club after his contract expired with Premier League giants, Enyimba, where he played last season. Akas was ...
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The Ministry of Budget and National Planning has advised commentators to use Citizens’ Portal provided by the ministry for clarification on budget matters before making any public comments. The Special Adviser to the Minister on Media, Mr Akpandem James, gave the advice in a statement issued in Abuja, to clarify ...
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NIGERIA'S PRESIDENT BUHARI SAYS HE DOESN'T KNOW IF HE WILL RUN FOR RE-ELECTION - RADIO INTERVIEW Go to News Source Author: ...
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Reuters/NAN Six-times champion Novak Djokovic survived the Rod Laver Arena furnace to reach the third round of the Australian Open, with a 4-6 6-3 6-1 6-3 victory over Gael Monfils on Thursday. With temperatures peaking at 39.9 degrees Celsius and reports of 69 degrees being measured on the court surface, ...
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Oyo State governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi yesterday declared that there is no more automatic promotion in the state’s civil service. The governor who disclosed this while speaking at the 2018 New Year Interfaith Service in Ibadan said the era of mass promotion in the state civil service, which encourages ‘indolence ...
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Gambling and betting haven’t been a part of Nigerian life but with the invention of the internet and growth of the online casino industry, this relaxing way of unwinding will to get rewarded has quickly found its way to the country. And with more disposable income, more and more Nigerians ...
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Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has warned against violence in the state, saying he won’t tolerate any form of killings in Ekiti. He assured the residents of the state of the safety of their lives and property irrespective of their ethnic, political or religious persuasions. The governor who spoke yesterday ...
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Professor Umar Labdo Muhammad of the Faculty of Humanities, Northwest University, Kano has alleged that Benue State belongs to the Fulani by right of conquest. The University Don predicated his claim on the fact that half of Benue State is part of the Bauchi Emirate and also half of the ...
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Minjin is out with a the official music video for his buzzing single “I Am”. After the success of his last single “Baby Kojo”which featured Timaya, he decides to open up his account for this year with this video. The talented Afro-pop star decided to go to Malaysia for the ...
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An All Progressives Congress (APC) ​bigwig in the South-south, Chief Edet Okon Etim,​ has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to take action on his wife, Aisha’s outburst that some party members who worked hard for his victory were being ignored. He warned that the compensation of such persons should not be ...
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Borussia Dortmund have made it clear they will not entertain a swap deal involving Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Olivier Giroud. The Bundesliga club is keen on Giroud as a replacement for Aubameyang, who has held talks over a move to the Emirates. But according to RMC Sport, they have warned the ...
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Kranium is out with a new joint and it is one that will bring memories, the remix of his hit single, “Can’t Believe”. The talented Jamaican reggae and dance-hall act, whose real names are Kemar Donaldson dropped the original song last year. The song was an instant hit, a chart ...
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Okwe Obi, Abuja The Aso Rock Presidential Villa is to gulp a whopping sum of N4.9 billion to ensure  the effective maintenance of mechanical  and electrical equipment for 2018, if it gets the nod of the National Assembly. According to the proposed budget for the year, the amount which is ...
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Russia rejects the efforts by the United States to exert pressure and responds to unfriendly actions, but is willing to improve the bilateral dialogue, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Anatoly Antonov told Sputnik. “Russia does not accept US attempts to increase pressure and strongly reacts to unfriendly actions … “However, ...
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A middle aged woman trapped in the mud under Third Mainland Bridge, inward Iyana Oworo area of Lagos was on Wednesday rescued by the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, (LASEMA). It was learnt that LASEMA’s Response Team rescued the victim in the early hours of yesterday. The General Manager, LASEMA, Adesina Tiamiyu ...
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A stalwart of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP in Kwara State, Richard Babatunde, has disclosed that the party will soon receive some bigwigs from the All Progressive Congress, APC, as well as their supporters in Kwara South Senatorial District into its fold. The APC stalwarts include Mr Olabode Towoju, who ...
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The House of Representatives has summoned the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, and the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr Maikanti Baru. The summon followed a motion sponsored on Wednesday by a lawmaker from Kogi State, Honourable Sunday Karimi, who was ...
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The senate has resolved to suspend plenary for two days next week to hold a national conference on security. The national security summit will hold on Wednesday and Thursday. The lawmakers had on Tuesday decided to hold a conference after they had approved a report of an ad hoc committee ...
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The Senator representing Niger South senatorial district of Niger State, Senator Mustapha Sani Mohammed, has warned former governor Babangida Aliyu to stop casting aspersions on the activities of the incumbent governor of the state, Abubakar Sani Bello and other public office holders from the state. The lawmaker advised the former ...
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Jose Angel Ziganda’s men have good scoring record against El Gata will hope to continue as they lock horns again Go to News Source Author: ...
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Research carried out in part by an Artificially-Intelligent (AI)‘robot scientist’ has found that a common ingredient of toothpaste could be developed to fight drug-resistant strains of malaria. Go to Source Author: Adekunle Dada ...
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Research carried out in part by an Artificially-Intelligent (AI)‘robot scientist’ has found that a common ingredient of toothpaste could be developed to fight drug-resistant strains of malaria. In a study in the journal Scientific Reports, scientists from Britain’s Cambridge University who used the AI robot to conduct high-throughput screening said ...
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Jailed Ethiopian opposition leader Merera Gudina has been freed after more than a year in detention. The leader of the Oromo Federalist Congress was released on Wednesday morning and allowed to go home, where he was welcomed by thousands of people. He has been in prison since December 2016 and ...
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Former American First Lady, Michelle Obama, clocked 54 on Wednesday and her biggest fan, Barack Obama, never stops spoiling her with gifts and love. Michelle shared photos of the beautiful bouquet and card her husband sent to her office on her Instagram page on Wednesday. In the post, the former first lady talked ...
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India’s Supreme Court Thursday overturned a ban on a Bollywood film imposed by four states ahead of its country-wide release later this month. Go to Source Author: Adekunle Dada ...
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Apostle Alexander Bamgbola, Chairman, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Lagos, says Nigerian leaders should prepare to explain to God how they used their positions and powers. He said this on Wednesday at a news conference on the state of the nation. “We wish to speak to our political leaders ...
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The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) in Ondo State has ordered the closure of filling stations across the state over the arrest of its members. The Ondo state government Petroleum task force allegedly arrested some members of IPMAN selling fuel above the official pump price of N145. The ...
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A Board of Trustees (BoT) member of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Chief Rommy Ezeonwuka, says Victor Umeh won last Saturday’s Anambra Central rerun because the South-east belongs to the party. This is contained in a statement, the Ogirisi Igbo, signed on Wednesday. He commended the electorate for voting ...
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The immediate past Governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, on Wednesday condemned in strong terms, the alleged killings by herdsmen in Benue state and other parts of the country. Mimiko was speaking while fielding questions from newsmen after a solidarity visit to the Governor of Benue state, Samuel Ortom, ...
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Nigeria Intervention Movement (NIM), which has former Cross River State governor, Donald Duke, former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Charles Soludo, Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Olisa Agbakoba, Tafawa Balewa, and Prof. Pat Utomi, as members, has vowed to rescue Nigeria in 2019. The group said it would ...
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A Senior Advocate of Nigeria and legal books author, Mr. Sebastine Hon, has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari lacks constitutional power remove the Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom. Hon said the speculation for a likely declaration of a state of emergency in Benue State following the killings by Fulani herdsmen ...
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The President of the United States of America, USA, Donald Trump, has on Thursday, announced the winners of his much-touted “Fake News Awards”. Trump announced his top-ten list, through his Twitter handle, which includes: CNN, The New York Times, and The Washington Post, among others. Although Trump has been accused ...
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The Nigerian armed forces have joined the hunt for two Americans and two Canadians who were kidnapped in an ambush, a military source told Nigerian Pilot on Thursday. Kidnappers seized the four on Tuesday evening in northern Kaduna state, shooting dead two of their Nigerian police escorts in the latest ...
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An Abuja-based Tiv socio-cultural organization known as Swem Karagbe Club has added its voice to condemn the recent attempts by the Fulani herdsmen to annihilate the Tiv nation and forcefully acquire their God given resources, saying any attempt to forcefully takeover the ancestral homes of the Benue people will be ...
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Russia rejects the efforts by the United States to exert pressure and responds to unfriendly actions, but is willing to improve the bilateral dialogue, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Anatoly Antonov told Sputnik. Go to Source Author: Adekunle Dada ...
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The Mauritius Meteorological Services says the Indian Ocean Island is still on class three categories warning for the fall of the Cyclone Berguitta early noon of Thursday. The post Cyclone Berguitta falls in Mauritius appeared first on News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Go to News Source Author: Ismail Abdulaziz ...
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A bus fire in north-western Kazakhstan killed 52 Uzbek citizens on a route used by migrant workers heading to Russia, the Kazakh Interior Ministry said on Thursday. Go to Source Author: Lanre Babalola ...
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