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Tuesday, 28th June, 2016
 

 

 African News:
Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Yusuf Buratai, on Tuesday shielded  away from the raging controversy over the source of funds he used in acquiring two choice properties in Dubai. Buratai,...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Prince Uche Secondus, the immediate past Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has charged All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government led by President...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai on Monday disclosed that he has cancer of the colon but vowed to beat it. The 64-year-old, who served as prime minister from...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Ekiti-Efforts made by Governor Ayodele Fayose to lift the restriction order placed on his accounts by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) in Zenith Bank Plc suffered...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - The alleged kidnapper and killer of Rev. Father John Adeyi of the Catholic Diocese of Otukpo, has been arrested. The Benue Police Command on Monday said it apprehended one suspect...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - A trader, Mrs Olaide Ojikutu, on Tuesday, urged an Igando Customary Court in Lagos to dissolve her five-year marriage because her husband allegedly denied the paternity of their second...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Congolese Health Minister Felix Kabange on Tuesday said the World Health Organisation (WHO) has sent over 11 million doses of yellow fever vaccines to the Democratic Republic of Congo...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has filed a notice of appeal and application for stay of execution at the Court of Appeal in Abuja against the ruling of Justice Okon Abang of...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Efforts made by Governor Ayodele Fayose to reverse the restriction order placed on his accounts frozen by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) in Zenith Bank Plc was temporarily...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Elder Statesman and Founder of Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD), Aare Afe Babalola, SAN, has called for a strict obedience of the laws, regulations and the series of court...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - EX- militant leader, Government Ekpemepulo, better known as Tompolo, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to learn from the late President Umar Musa Yar’Adua. Tompolo, who...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday arraigned a former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, accusing him and three others of laundering N4.9 billion. A planned...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - The Kwara State chapter of the All Progressives Congress has said it shares the view of the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, that there is a government within the...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - For allegedly raping his three daughters, a 48-year-old man, Micheal Ogbar, on Tuesday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court. The Chief Magistrate, Mr Tajudeen Elias,...
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Zambia: (Jun 28, 2016) - Police beat up M’membe and brutally roughed up Mwenda and Mutinta before bundling them in a police van which drove off to Lusaka Central Police where they’ve been locked...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - THE Deputy Chairman of the 2014 National Conference, Professor Bolaji Akinyemi, has stated that members of the confab didn’t get N7million each, contrary to the position of the...
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Cameroon: (Jun 28, 2016) - They were arrested by gendarmes led by the Divisional Officer for Isangele, Alfred Ngale. Some three young fishermen, Ndoko Obassey Christopher, 32, Rafael Bassey Edet, 26, from Isangele...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state has said that he ‘remain resolute in making his opinions known on national issues and will not be intimidated.” Fayose made this known...
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 Business News:
Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) on Tuesday released its 2015 performance score-card, indicating that its operating surplus jumped by N14.85 billion or 95.68 per cent...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - A man tried to set fire to an Air France plane at Sierra Leone’s biggest airport after gaining access to the aircraft without a passport or boarding card, a court heard Tuesday. Airport...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - The Minister of State for Petroleum and Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, yesterday in Beijing, China gave assurance that...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - The Nigerian Automotive Manufacturers Association (NAMA) has commended Nigeria Auto Journalists Association (NAJA) for instituting an annual training for its members, saying it will...
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Nigeria: (Jun 27, 2016) - Ibe Kachikwu, Minister Of State For Petroleum Resources, said on Monday that Nigeria is making progress in negotiations with Niger Delta militants, with daily oil production back to...
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Nigeria: (Jun 27, 2016) - The chairman, Manufactures Association of Nigeria (MAN), Apapa Branch, Lagos State, Mr. Babatunde Odunayo, has said that, Regulating Agencies should see MAN as Development Partners...
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Nigeria: (Jun 26, 2016) - Arik Air has sponsored the return tickets to New York, United States of America for conjoined twins, Miracle and Testimony Ayeni, in order for them to have immediate access to medical...
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Nigeria: (Jun 25, 2016) - Twenty-five seed companies on Friday in Gwagwalada, FCT, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Seed Entrepreneurs Association of Nigeria (SEEDAN) to produce certified rice seeds...
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Nigeria: (Jun 25, 2016) - The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), on Friday, took over the assets of Afrijet Airlines Ltd. owned by Chief Vitalis Ibe, over an unpaid debt of almost N10 billion. This...
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Nigeria: (Jun 25, 2016) - The Abuja Investment Company, the investment sector of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), has evicted newspaper publisher Nduka Obaigbena and his company,...
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 Entertainment News:
Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - China says a meeting between Lady Gaga and the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, has unleashed anger in the country. The American singer posted photos and a video on...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Musician cum comedian turned politician, Tony One Week, rarely makes headlines but bumping into him recently shows how much he loves his family especially his wife whom he does not...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Curvy actress, Halima Abubakar is an individual who cares less about what people say or perceive about her. She is unapologetic when it comes to her dealings, it doesn’t matter...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Although, the divorce suit is still in court, Media personality Toke Makinwa who covered the latest edition of Glam Africa Magazine and talks about cheating and more.  "I have...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Nomatter how desperate you may be,never marry any of the type of women below : 1. The Chatterbox This is the woman who never shuts up, barely stopping to breathe. Seemingly only concerned...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - A list celebrities have been disqualified from the sensational Eurostar Ghana Fashion Review which seeks to reward best dressed celebrities’ appearance on the red carpet. In...
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Nigeria: (Jun 27, 2016) - Osas Ighodaro & her husband, Gbenro Ajibade have welcomed a baby girl. They lovely Nollywood couple had the latest addition to their family few hours ago....
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Nigeria: (Jun 27, 2016) - EME boss, Banky W is a cutie anytime any day. The singer who have been under pressure by some love ones and fans to get married seems not to be engulfed by the pressures. Though, he...
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 Sports News:
Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Antonio Conte has insisted he does not regret agreeing a deal with Chelsea with Euro 2016. The Italy coach led his side to the quarter-finals on Monday, after an excellent 2-0 win...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Goalkeeper Joe Hart said England “didn’t perform” and deserve the criticism they will get after being knocked out of Euro 2016 by tiny Iceland in a huge shock on Monday. And...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Diego Maradona has urged Argentina captain Lionel Messi not to retire from international football despite their Copa America final defeat to Chile. In what was a tense match where...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Argentina’s president Mauricio Macri has personally contacted Lionel Messi to try and persuade the Barcelona star to not quit the national team. Argentina lost to Chile on penalties...
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Nigeria: (Jun 27, 2016) - England coach Roy Hodgson has resigned after his side’s shock exit from Euro 2016 on Monday. The Three Lions were stunned 2-1 by underdogs Iceland in their round of 16 encounter.  “I...
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Nigeria: (Jun 27, 2016) - Giorgio Chiellini and Graziano Pelle scored the goals as Italy exacted revenge for their Euro 2012 final hammering by dumping Spain out of Euro 2016 with a deserved 2-0 last 16 win...
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Nigeria: (Jun 27, 2016) - Lionel Messi sensationally announced his international retirement leaving Argentinian football in turmoil after a traumatic penalty shootout defeat to Chile in the Copa America final. The...
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Nigeria: (Jun 27, 2016) - Barcelona star, Lionel Messi, has announced that he might never play for Argentina again, after they lost in the Copa Americal final to Chile. The match ended goalless after 120 minutes...
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 World News:
Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s uncle, suspected of using ill-gotten gains to build a property empire in France, has been charged with corruption, French officials say. Rifaat...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - The United Nations on Monday released 13 million dollars from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to provide life-saving assistance to 250,000 people in the North-east area of...
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Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2016) - David Cameron is to meet European Union leaders for the first time since the UK voted to leave. The UK prime minister will discuss the implications of the Brexit vote and the way ahead...
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Nigeria: (Jun 27, 2016) - UK financial markets remain volatile in the wake of the Brexit vote, with sterling plunging to a 31-year low against the dollar, and some share trading temporarily halted, according...
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Nigeria: (Jun 27, 2016) - presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton is holding a 12-point lead over her Republican rival Donald Trump as support for the latter tumbled in the past month, found a poll released...
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Nigeria: (Jun 27, 2016) - A Singapore Airlines plane that was forced to make an emergency landing due to engine problems caught fire on a runway in Singapore early on Monday, the airline said in a statement. The...
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Nigeria: (Jun 27, 2016) - Pope Francis said Sunday that Christians and the Roman Catholic Church should apologise to gay people and seek their forgiveness for the way they have been treated. Speaking to reporters...
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Nigeria: (Jun 27, 2016) - A string of suicide bombings early Monday killed at least five people in a Lebanese village near the volatile border with war-ravaged Syria. The attack came just hours after the Islamic...
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