China Landslide Death Toll Rises To 26

  The death toll in a landslide that buried a village in southwest China rose to 26 on Friday following the discovery of two more bodies, state media said. Chinese state broadcaster CCTV said 25 people were still missing three days after the disaster which struck in Shuicheng county, Guizhou province. Two children and a … Continue reading China Landslide Death Toll Rises To 26

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China Landslide Death Toll Rises To 26

  The death toll in a landslide that buried a village in southwest China rose to 26 on Friday following the discovery of two more bodies, state media said. Chinese state broadcaster CCTV said 25 people were still missing three days after the disaster which struck in Shuicheng county, Guizhou province. Two children and a … Continue reading China Landslide Death Toll Rises To 26

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VIDEO: Senator Abbo Questions Ministerial Nominee From Sokoto

   Mr Elisha Abbo, the senator representing Adamawa North District, was among the lawmakers present at the continued screening of ministerial nominees in the Senate. The session resumed on Friday with the lawmakers screening more ministerial nominees whose names were forwarded to the Red Chamber by the President. Some of those who took part … Continue reading VIDEO: Senator Abbo Questions Ministerial Nominee From Sokoto

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Trump Uncorks French Wine Threat In Digital Tax Retaliation

  US President Donald Trump vowed “substantial” retaliation against France on Friday for a tax targeting US tech giants, hinting he may slap tariffs on French wine and blasting President Emmanuel Macron’s “foolishness.” “France just put a digital tax on our great American technology companies,” Trump tweeted about the law, which targets US giants like … Continue reading Trump Uncorks French Wine Threat In Digital Tax Retaliation

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Senate President Objects As Melaye Asks Keyamo To Recite National Anthem

 A drama almost played out on Friday in the Senate over the recitation of Nigeria’s national anthem. While the lawmakers were holding a special session to screen ministerial nominees presented by President Muhammadu Buhari, Senator Dino Melaye (Kogi) stood up to asked a couple of questions. The lawmaker directed his questions to a Senior … Continue reading Senate President Objects As Melaye Asks Keyamo To Recite National Anthem

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JUST IN: Four Abducted Turkish Nationals In Kwara Regain Freedom

  The four Turkish nationals abducted in Kwara State have regained their freedom. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Kayode Egbetokun, received the men on Friday at the Police Headquarters in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital. More to foll...

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Show Commitment, Set Leah, Grace And Others Free – CAN Pleads With Buhari

  The President, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), His Eminence, Dr Samson ‘Supo Ayokunle has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure the release of Miss Leah Sharibu, Grace Taku and other hostages in the den of the Boko Haram terrorists. The primary duty of any serious government, according to the CAN President, is the … Continue reading Show Commitment, Set Leah, Grace And Others Free – CAN Pleads With Buhari

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Delta APC Was Formed In My Parlour – Keyamo

    A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Festus Keyamo, says the chapter of the party in Delta State was formed at his house in Effurun. He stated this while he was being screened as a ministerial nominee by members of the Senate on Friday in Abuja. “I was a foundation member … Continue reading Delta APC Was Formed In My Parlour – Keyamo

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Over 400,000 Displaced In Northwest Syria In Three Months – UN

  More than 400,000 people have been displaced by air raids in northwestern Syria over the past three months, the UN said Friday, as its human rights chief condemned “international indifference” over a mounting civilian death toll. “Airstrikes kill and maim significant numbers of civilians several times a week, and the response seems to be … Continue reading Over 400,000 Displaced In Northwest Syria In Three Months – UN

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Why President Buhari Rejected The PIG Bill – Malami

  The immediate past Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, has explained the main reason why President Muhammadu Buhari rejected the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB). According to him, it was rejected because some sections of it appeared to be self-serving and they put the interest of individuals above that of the public. “That … Continue reading Why President Buhari Rejected The PIG Bill – Malami

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