Ighalo Emerges Highest Goal Scorer Of AFCON 2019

  Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo has emerged highest goal scorer of the African Cup of Nations 2019. Ighalo won the golden boot with five goals. Below are other leading goalscorers in 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after Algeria won the final in Cairo Friday: READ ALSO: Algeria Sink Senegal To Claim Second Africa Cup Of Nations … Continue reading Ighalo Emerges Highest Goal Scorer Of AFCON 2019

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Shehu Sani Asks President Buhari To Fix Insecurity, Economy

  Senator Shehu Sani has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to fix the nation’s security and economic challenges. Appearing as a guest on Channels Television’s Politics Today, the former lawmaker said the spate of attacks in parts of the country can be handled as terrorism affects other countries of the world. “From the report which we … Continue reading Shehu Sani Asks President Buhari To Fix Insecurity, Economy

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Iran’s Seizure Of Two Ships ‘Unacceptable’, Says UK

  Britain on Friday said Iran had seized two ships in the Gulf, with Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt condemning the incidents as “unacceptable” and saying he was “extremely concerned”. “I’m extremely concerned by the seizure of two naval vessels by Iranian authorities in the Strait of Hormuz,” he said in a statement. “These seizures are … Continue reading Iran’s Seizure Of Two Ships ‘Unacceptable’, Says UK

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Edo Won’t Be ‘A Pawn In Anybody’s Political Chess Game’ – Obaseki

    Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, on Friday condemned the crisis rocking the State House of Assembly. Speaking when he received in audience members of the Benin community in Abuja at Governor’s Lodge in the nation’s capital, the governor alleged that a group of people were fuelling the crisis for their selfish interest. He, … Continue reading Edo Won’t Be ‘A Pawn In Anybody’s Political Chess Game’ – Obaseki

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BREAKING: Algeria Beat Senegal To Lift AFCON 2019 Trophy

   Baghdad Bounedjah’s early goal propelled Algeria to a first Africa Cup of Nations title in 29 years with a fiery 1-0 victory over Senegal in Friday’s final in Cairo. Bounedjah gave Algeria a dream start in the second minute when his deflected shot looped over Senegal goalkeeper Alfred Gomis and it proved enough for … Continue reading BREAKING: Algeria Beat Senegal To Lift AFCON 2019 Trophy

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Iran Guards Say They Confiscated British Tanker In Strait Of Hormuz

  Iran’s Revolutionary Guards announced Friday they had confiscated a British tanker in the strategic Strait of Hormuz for breaking “international maritime rules”. The Stena Impero tanker “was confiscated by the Revolutionary Guards at the request of Hormozgan Ports and Maritime Organisation when passing through the strait of Hormuz, for failing to respect international maritime … Continue reading Iran Guards Say They Confiscated British Tanker In Strait Of Hormuz

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UN Calls For Stronger ‘Global Response’ To Terrorism, Organized Crime

  The UN Security Council called Friday for a better-coordinated “global response” to international terrorism and organized crime by working together to identify and eliminate such threats. The council unanimously adopted the Peru-drafted resolution, which calls for increased cross-border collaboration in efforts to investigate and dismantle the links between terrorist groups and organized crime networks. … Continue reading UN Calls For Stronger ‘Global Response’ To Terrorism, Organized Crime

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Stowaway: FAAN Suspends Four Heads Of Aviation Security

  The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has suspended indefinitely, the Aviation Security unit heads. This is to allow investigations into the incident of an airside incursion at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) in Lagos on Friday. Earlier on, a man was sighted trying to climb into an Azman aircraft waiting for clearance … Continue reading Stowaway: FAAN Suspends Four Heads Of Aviation Security

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BREAKING: US Slams ‘Escalatory Violence’ By Iran Over Seized British Tanker

  The United States accused Iran of “escalatory violence” on Friday after the country’s Revolutionary Guards announced they had confiscated a British tanker in the strategic Strait of Hormuz. “This is the second time in just over a week the UK has been the target of escalatory violence by the Iranian regime,” National Security Council … Continue reading BREAKING: US Slams ‘Escalatory Violence’ By Iran Over Seized British Tanker

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PDP’s Star Witness, Chidoka Testifies At Presidential Election Tribunal

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, on Friday called their star witness, Mr Osita Chidoka, to testify at the Presidential Elections Petitions Tribunal. The opposition and the former vice president are challenging the election of President Muhammadu Buhari at the Tribunal sitting in Abuja. At the resumed proceeding, … Continue reading PDP’s Star Witness, Chidoka Testifies At Presidential Election Tribunal

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