Yemen Rebels Announce Plan To Halt Attacks On Saudi Arabia

    Yemen’s Huthi rebels announced late Friday that they planned to halt all attacks on Saudi Arabia as part of a peace initiative to end their country’s devastating conflict. Mehdi al-Mashat, head of the Huthis’ supreme political council, announced in a speech marking the 2014 rebel seizure of the capital Sanaa “the halt of … Continue reading Yemen Rebels Announce Plan To Halt Attacks On Saudi Arabia

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Zuckerberg Meets Trump, Senators, Nixes Breaking Up Facebook

  Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg met Thursday with US President Donald Trump and members of Congress on a political reconnaissance mission to Washington, where he rejected calls to break up the world’s biggest social network. Zuckerberg’s visit comes as Facebook faces a myriad of regulatory and legal questions surrounding issues like competition, digital privacy, … Continue reading Zuckerberg Meets Trump, Senators, Nixes Breaking Up Facebook

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CBN Calls For Sale Of Redundant Public Assets

  The monetary policy committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria is asking the Federal Government to consider the sale of its redundant public assets as part of efforts to increase its revenue base. Speaking at a news conference after the monetary policy committee meeting in Abuja, the Central Bank Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, said  … Continue reading CBN Calls For Sale Of Redundant Public Assets

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Guardiola Impressed By Mahrez Revival

  Pep Guardiola has backed Riyad Mahrez to be a key man for Manchester City after the Algeria winger’s vibrant start to the season. With Leroy Sane out for at least five months as he recovers from an anterior cruciate ligament injury, Mahrez will have plenty of chances to make his mark this season. He … Continue reading Guardiola Impressed By Mahrez Revival

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Barcelona Starlet Fati Granted Spanish Citizenship

    Barcelona’s 16-year-old starlet Ansu Fati was granted Spanish citizenship on Friday, a government spokeswoman said, meaning he will be able to represent Spain at international level. Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez’s cabinet approved a request made by the justice minister to give the Guinea-Bissau-born forward Spanish citizenship during its weekly meeting, the spokeswoman said. … Continue reading Barcelona Starlet Fati Granted Spanish Citizenship

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Tribunal Upholds Governor Okowa’s Election

  The Delta State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on Friday upheld the election of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of the Peoples Democratic Party, declaring him as the authentic winner of the March, 9, 2019 governorship election. Chairman of the three-man tribunal which sat in Asaba the state’s capital, Justice Sulaiman Belgore, dismissed a petition by the … Continue reading Tribunal Upholds Governor Okowa’s Election

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NFF, AS Roma Agree On Collaborative Partnership

    The Nigeria Football Federation announced on Friday that  it has agreed a multi-year partnership with top Italian football club, AS Roma. The partnership, which was unveiled in Abuja, will see the NFF and Roma collaborate together on and off the pitch, with one long term objective being for the club to help further … Continue reading NFF, AS Roma Agree On Collaborative Partnership

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Super Eagles Lose One Spot, D’Tigers Gain 10 Spots In World Rankings 

  Nigeria lost a place in the FIFA ranking for the month of September, ranking 34th. In the league table published Thursday on the website of the governing body of world football, Nigeria collected 1,482 points in the month under review, compared to 1,481 points in August. However, despite the fall of a place, Nigeria … Continue reading Super Eagles Lose One Spot, D’Tigers Gain 10 Spots In World Rankings 

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Climate Change: Protesters Call On Govt To Protect Citizens

Protesters took to the streets of Abuja on Friday to call on the government to protect citizens against the effects of climate change.

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Trump Denounces ‘Partisan’ Whistleblower As Scandal Swirls

    Donald Trump angrily denied wrongdoing Friday in a phone call with a mystery foreign leader that prompted an intelligence whistleblower to sound the alarm, as reports say the complaint centers on a conversation with Ukraine’s leader. The allegations have triggered a showdown between Congress, whose Democratic leaders are demanding to see the contents … Continue reading Trump Denounces ‘Partisan’ Whistleblower As Scandal Swirls

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