Ganduje Receives Report Of Ruga Settlement Committee In Kano

  Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has received the report of the RUGA settlement committee, nearly 17 weeks after the committee was set up. Receiving the report on Saturday, Governor Ganduje said although implementation in areas of security has since been in place, the committees report will assist the state government to fully implement … Continue reading Ganduje Receives Report Of Ruga Settlement Committee In Kano

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New Italian Government Lets Rescued Migrants Disembark

  Italy on Saturday agreed to allow rescue ship Ocean Viking to disembark 82 migrants on Lampedusa, in a reversal of the hardline policy under the country’s ex-interior minister Matteo Salvini. Far-right leader Salvini was forced out of office last month after bringing the government down, and the new coalition has been trying to forge … Continue reading New Italian Government Lets Rescued Migrants Disembark

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Boris Dealt Another Blow As Lawmaker from UK PM’s Party Defects Over Brexit

  British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered a fresh blow on Saturday after another member of his governing Conservatives defected to an opposition party seeking to reverse Brexit. Former universities minister Sam Gyimah was announced as a new member of the Liberal Democrats at its annual conference in Bournemouth, on the southern English coast. Gyimah … Continue reading Boris Dealt Another Blow As Lawmaker from UK PM’s Party Defects Over Brexit

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At Least 11 Dead In Rio Hospital Blaze

  At least 11 people, many of them elderly, were killed when a fire swept through a hospital in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro as staff and desperate visitors battled to rescue patients from smoke-filled wards. Hospital authorities said the blaze late on Thursday was thought to have been caused by a short … Continue reading At Least 11 Dead In Rio Hospital Blaze

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Michael Owen Says Father Was Driving Force And Reveals Son’s Blindness

  Former European player of the year Michael Owen says he owes his success to his father, who insisted he was given steak for dinner as a child while his four siblings made do with baked beans on toast. The 39-year-old former Liverpool and England striker told The Times he even climbed into the boxing … Continue reading Michael Owen Says Father Was Driving Force And Reveals Son’s Blindness

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Hazard To Make Real Madrid Debut In La Liga

    Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said Friday that big-money summer signing Eden Hazard has been passed fit and will make his long-awaited La Liga debut against Levante on Saturday. “We all want to see Eden,” said Zidane. “There’s a lot of pressure on him, a lot of expectation. But he is ready and … Continue reading Hazard To Make Real Madrid Debut In La Liga

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Trump Confirms Death Of Al-Qaeda Heir Hamza Bin Laden

  US President Donald Trump on Saturday confirmed that Hamza bin Laden, the son and designated heir of Al-Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden, was killed in a counter-terrorism operation in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region. US media reported more than a month ago, citing intelligence officials, that the younger Bin Laden had been killed sometime in the … Continue reading Trump Confirms Death Of Al-Qaeda Heir Hamza Bin Laden

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BREAKING: Trump Condemns Drone Attacks In Call With Saudi Crown Prince

  US President Donald Trump on Saturday condemned drone attacks at two Saudi Aramco oil facilities that reportedly disrupted production and marked a new escalation in regional tensions with Iran. “The United States strongly condemns today’s attack on critical energy infrastructure. Violent actions against civilian areas and infrastructure vital to the global economy only deepen … Continue reading BREAKING: Trump Condemns Drone Attacks In Call With Saudi Crown Prince

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FEC Approves N166b Contracts For Construction, Rehabilitation Of 14 Roads Nationwide

    The Federal Executive Council has approved the award of contracts worth N166bn for the construction and rehabilitation of 14 roads across the nation. This is according to a statement by Hakeem Bello, special adviser to the Federal Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola. Mr Hakeem Bello stated that Abia, Kano, Edo, … Continue reading FEC Approves N166b Contracts For Construction, Rehabilitation Of 14 Roads Nationwide

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Neymar Jeered, Insulted By Angry Fans On Return To PSG Team

  Neymar was loudly jeered and met with a barrage of insults by Paris Saint-Germain fans on Saturday as he made his first appearance for the club in four months in their Ligue 1 game at home to Strasbourg. The world’s most expensive player’s name was booed by supporters when the teams were read out … Continue reading Neymar Jeered, Insulted By Angry Fans On Return To PSG Team

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