IGP Orders Manhunt For Attackers Of Bayelsa Station

The Inspector General of Police Mohammed Adamu has ordered a manhunt for the perpetrators of the Agudama Ekpetiama Police Station attack.

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Mane Misses Penalty, Scores Twice As Senegal Qualify

  Liverpool star Sadio Mane scored twice after having a penalty saved as Senegal defeated Kenya 3-0 in Cairo Monday to book an Africa Cup of Nations last-16 place.   The Champions League-winning forward had a timidly-struck first-half penalty saved by Patrick Matasi before making amends with a brace after a goalless opening 45 minutes. … Continue reading Mane Misses Penalty, Scores Twice As Senegal Qualify

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At Least 30 Feared Killed In Benue Petrol Tanker Accident

At least 30 people are feared dead while many others are said to have sustained various degrees of burns after a petrol-laden tanker exploded in Benue State.

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US Will ‘Never Allow’ Iran To Develop Nuclear Weapons – White House

  The United States will “never allow” Iran to develop nuclear weapons, the White House warned Monday, after Tehran said it had exceeded a limit on enriched uranium reserves set under a 2015 nuclear deal. “Maximum pressure on the Iranian regime will continue until its leaders alter their course of action,” said a statement from … Continue reading US Will ‘Never Allow’ Iran To Develop Nuclear Weapons – White House

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Rabiot Completes Juventus Move

  Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Adrien Rabiot has completed his move to Juventus with the Italian champions announcing the signing of his contract on Monday. The Turin club said the 24-year-old would be presented at Juventus stadium on Tuesday. Although no details were provided by his new employers, Rabiot is reported to have agreed to a four-year contract worth … Continue reading Rabiot Completes Juventus Move

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No Land Has Been Gazetted For Ruga Settlements, Says Benue Govt

  The Benue State Government has said that there is no land in the state that has been gazetted for grazing routes, grazing reserves, cattle colonies and Ruga settlements. The Presidency had earlier claimed in a statement by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media & Publicity, Garba Shehu that lands have been gazetted … Continue reading No Land Has Been Gazetted For Ruga Settlements, Says Benue Govt

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France Probes Police After Teargassing Climate Activists

French police drew heavy criticism on Monday after officers were filmed spraying peaceful climate activists in the face with teargas during a Paris sit-in last week. Interior Minister Christophe Castaner has ordered an investigation into the incident which took place on Friday during a protest by the “Extinction Rebellion” group over the government’s environment policies. … Continue reading France Probes Police After Teargassing Climate Activists

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Three Miners Dead After Tremor In Poland

    Three miners died and six others were hospitalised on Monday after a tremor hit their coal mine in southern Poland, according to the operator PGG. “We received the sad news that a third miner is also dead. Rescuers are currently working on bringing the bodies to the surface,” PGG spokesman Tomasz Glogowski told … Continue reading Three Miners Dead After Tremor In Poland

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Williams Loses To Teenager Gauff at Wimbledon

  Cori Gauff, at 15 the youngest ever qualifier for the Wimbledon singles, pulled off a major shock on Monday, beating one of her idols five-time champion Venus Williams 6-4, 6-4 in their first-round clash. The teenage American — who was not even born when Williams had won her first two Wimbledon singles titles — … Continue reading Williams Loses To Teenager Gauff at Wimbledon

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Hong Kong Police Regain Control Of Parliament From Anti-Government Protesters

  Hong Kong police fired tear gas Tuesday to regain control of the city’s parliament after thousands of protesters occupied and ransacked the assembly in an unprecedented display of defiance on the anniversary of the territory’s handover to China. The financial hub has been rocked by three weeks of huge demonstrations sparked by an unpopular … Continue reading Hong Kong Police Regain Control Of Parliament From Anti-Government Protesters

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