US President Barack Obama touches the coffin of former Israeli president Shimon Peres after speaking during his funeral in Jerusalem (AFP Photo/Abir Sultan)
World leaders bid farewell to Israeli elder statesman and Nobel Peace laureate Shimon Peres at his funeral in Jerusalem Friday, with US President Barack Obama hailing him as a giant of the 20th century. Continue reading
Prof. Musa Yakubu of University of Ilorin has said having sex in the early morning lowers blood pressure and reduces risks of heart attack. Continue reading
CBN Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele
Mrs. Margaret Emefiele, wife of the Central Bank Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has been kidnapped by gunmen, online news platform SaharaReporters has reported.
Edo State governor-elect, Godwin Obaseki, who is still savouring his victory, has made out time to thank President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Adams Oshiomhole, his family for standing with him during the election. He also expressed his gratitude to the people of the state for voting him as their next governor. Continue reading
As Nigeria marks its 56th Independence Anniversary, very few Nigerians would expect any form of celebration or excitement. Independence from colonial rule in 1960 has brought the country so much to be cheerful about, but 56 years later, also a lot of regrets. Continue reading
House Of Representatives or House of Corruption?
At a time the President Muhammadu Buhari government is pushing it down our ears that sale of national assets is the only way out of recession, each member of the House of Representatives collects N10million monthly from taxpayers as running allowance, whatever that means. Continue reading
The refusal of the Department of State Services (DSS) to produce ex-National Security Adviser (NSA) Sambo Dasuki yesterday has again stalled his trial for the alleged corruption case against him and five others. Continue reading
As projected by Checkpointcharley, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared Godwin Obaseki of the All Progressives Congress, APC, winner of the 2016 Edo governorship election. Continue reading
Godwin Obaseki, Edo Governor-Elect
Checkpointcharley can now declare that the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Mr. Godwin Obaseki is set to be declared the winner of the Edo Governorship Election held on Wednesday. Continue reading
. APC, INEC Planning To Overturn Our Victory – PDP
Unauthenticated early results indicate that the All Progressives Congress candidate Mr. Godwin Obaseki, and the flagbearer of the Peoples Democratic Party, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu were running neck and neck in the Edo governorship election held on Wednesday. Continue reading
Manchester City failed to win for the first time under Pep Guardiola as Mousa Dembele-inspired Celtic claimed a 3-3 draw in a pulsating Champions League encounter on Wednesday. Continue reading