There was a rowdy session in the Nigerian Senate on Wednesday as members of the Peoples Democratic Party caucus walked out of the chamber during the plenary after a Senator representing Ondo South, Sentor Yele Omogunwa, defected to the ruling… Read More ›
Month: November 2016
Among the stalwarts of Barcelona’s near decade of dominance of Spanish football there is no one that stokes the ire of Real Madrid like Gerard Pique.
A former Minister of Works, Senator Adeseye Ogunlewe, recently arraigned before the Ogun State High Court, Abeokuta on 18 counts, bordering on conspiracy, stealing, obtaining money by false pretences and abuse of office, has resigned his appointment as the Pro-Chancellor… Read More ›
The United Nations on Tuesday confirmed that at least 16 local governments initially occupied by the Boko Haram in north-east Nigeria have been liberated by Nigerian forces.
Gunmen on Monday ambushed and killed four workers of a mining company, including a Chinese at Alongani village in Nasarawa Eggon Local Government Area of Nasarawa State.
A former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, accused of receiving N4.7bn slush funds from the Office of the National Security Adviser under the leadership of Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), on Monday returned a paltry N30million to the… Read More ›
For anyone who might like to see Michelle Obama run for president as a Democrat, it’s time to rein in that early enthusiasm. Or so says her husband, President Barack Obama.
The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami on Tuesday said he approved the controversial midnight raids and arrest of judges in early October, arguing that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had no… Read More ›
There was another disturbing case of jungle justice on Monday as two young men were set ablaze in Umuguma in the Owerri West local Government area of Imo State for allegedly stealing a brand new motorcycle from a commercial motorcyclist.
German airline Lufthansa said it had slashed 800 flights Tuesday as pilots walked out for a 48-hour strike following a four-day stoppage last week in a long-running pay dispute.
Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho is set lure John Mikel Obi, who he signed as a 19-year-old from Lyn Oslo to Old Trafford in a surprise signing during the January window.
A plane carrying finalists for the South American football championship has reportedly crashed in Colombia.The British Aerospace 146 jet was reportedly carrying 81 passengers, including members of a Brazilian football team, Chapocoense.