Shiite Protest: Buhari Orders IGP To Provide Security For Every Nigerian

    The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, has briefed President Muhammadu Buhari on the activities of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN). Mr Adamu disclosed this to State House correspondents on Monday when he met the President at the Aso Villa in Abuja. He said the President directed him to provide … Continue reading Shiite Protest: Buhari Orders IGP To Provide Security For Every Nigerian

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Israel Demolishes Palestinian Homes In Jerusalem Area

Israel demolished a number of Palestinian homes it considers illegally constructed near its separation barrier south of Jerusalem on Monday in a move that drew international condemnation.  Palestinian leaders slammed the demolitions in the Sur Baher area which straddles the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem, but Israel defended them as essential to its security and … Continue reading Israel Demolishes Palestinian Homes In Jerusalem Area

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Reps Not In Position To Order Edo Assembly Shutdown – Edwin Clark

   Edwin Clark on Monday called on the House of Representative not to interfere in Edo State House of Assembly affairs noting that it is not their responsibility to order for its shut down. The elder statesman while addressing journalists in Abuja stressed that it is not the duty of the lawmakers. He also … Continue reading Reps Not In Position To Order Edo Assembly Shutdown – Edwin Clark

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17 Dead, 28 Wounded In Somalia Bomb Blast

  Seventeen people were killed and more than two dozen wounded when a car bomb exploded in Mogadishu on Monday, the latest deadly attack on Somalia’s capital claimed by Al-Shabaab militants. The blast, near a security checkpoint on the main road to the international airport, reverberated throughout the city and sent massive plumes of black smoke into … Continue reading 17 Dead, 28 Wounded In Somalia Bomb Blast

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British Lawmaker Arraigned Over Sexual Assault

  A British MP from the governing Conservative Party was charged Monday after being accused of sexually assaulting two women. Charlie Elphicke, 48, was charged with three counts of sexual assault, London’s Metropolitan Police said in a statement. He is accused of assaulting one woman in 2007 and a second woman twice in 2016. The … Continue reading British Lawmaker Arraigned Over Sexual Assault

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PHOTOS: Shiites Protesters Set Public Properties Ablaze In Abuja

Properties of National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in Abuja were set ablaze on Monday as Shiites protesters occupy the central area in protest. The protest also led to a clash between the protesters and police officers who dispersed the crowd. Several gunshots were also fired during the protest. The protesters are demanding for the release … Continue reading PHOTOS: Shiites Protesters Set Public Properties Ablaze In Abuja

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Mata Hopeful Pogba Will Stay At United

  Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata hopes Paul Pogba remains at Old Trafford next season and rubbished suggestions the Frenchman could be a disruptive influence if he is not allowed to move. Pogba has publicly stated his wish for a “new challenge,” amidst interest from Real Madrid. The World Cup winner’s agent Mino Raiola also … Continue reading Mata Hopeful Pogba Will Stay At United

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FG Partners Siemens To Generate 7,000MW Of Electricity By 2021

  The Federal Government has signed an agreement with German-based company Siemens to generate 7,000 megawatts of electricity. The partnership comes after President Muhammadu Buhari met with German Chancellor, Angela Merkel on August 31, 2018. At the end of the signing, President Muhammadu Buhari urged Siemens, distribution, and transmission companies as well as the Electricity … Continue reading FG Partners Siemens To Generate 7,000MW Of Electricity By 2021

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Iran Mourns UN Atomic Agency Chief

  Iran’s deputy foreign minister Abbas Araghchi paid tribute to the head of the International Atomic Energy Agency, Yukiya Amano after his death was announced on Monday. “My deep condolences… We worked very closely,” tweeted Araghchi, who took part in the negotiations for a hard-won nuclear deal agreed between Iran and world powers in 2015. “I commend … Continue reading Iran Mourns UN Atomic Agency Chief

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Iran Arrests, Sentences Suspected US Spies To Death

  Iran arrested 17 suspects and sentenced some to death after dismantling a CIA spy ring, an official said Monday, as tensions soar between the Islamic republic and arch-enemy the United States. Security agencies “successfully dismantled a (CIA) spy network,” the head of counter-intelligence at the Iranian intelligence ministry, whose identity was not revealed, told … Continue reading Iran Arrests, Sentences Suspected US Spies To Death

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