Taraba State INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner Is Dead

    The Taraba State INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner, Alhaji Baba Abba is dead. Confirming the report to Channels Television via a telephone interview the Public relations officer of INEC in the state Fabian Vhamhi said he died last night in Maiduguri after a protracted illness. He was a part of the result collation exercise … Continue reading Taraba State INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner Is Dead

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Swiss To Auction 25 Super Cars Seized From E. Guinea Leader’s Son

    A collection of luxury cars seized from Equatorial Guinea’s vice president Teodorin Obiang Nguema will be auctioned off in Switzerland on Sunday and are estimated to bring in 18.5 million Swiss francs ($18.7 million). “This is an exceptional sale,” Philip Kantor, of British auctioneers Bonhams, told AFP. “It’s a private collection of supercars, … Continue reading Swiss To Auction 25 Super Cars Seized From E. Guinea Leader’s Son

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PDP Mourns Nwabia, Commiserates With Family

  The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it is shocked and devastated by the news of the death of notable social activist and one of its frontline defender in the social media, Mr. Stanley Nwabia. “Indeed, our hearts bleed. Nwabia’s death is a painful loss to our party, the PDP; the teeming … Continue reading PDP Mourns Nwabia, Commiserates With Family

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Egypt Kills 15 militants In North Sinai Shootout

  Egyptian security forces have killed 15 suspected militants in a shootout in restive north Sinai, the interior ministry said Sunday. A militant group was “planning hostile acts targeting military and police forces…in order to destabilise national security”, the ministry said in a statement. It did not name a specific group, but said “terrorist elements” … Continue reading Egypt Kills 15 militants In North Sinai Shootout

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Leicester Climb To Third After Thrashing 10-Man Newcastle

    Leicester powered into third place in the Premier League with a 5-0 demolition of 10-man Newcastle that piled pressure on Magpies boss Steve Bruce on Sunday. Brendan Rodgers’ side maintained their impressive start to the season as they romped to a fourth win in their last five league games. Ricardo Pereira opened the … Continue reading Leicester Climb To Third After Thrashing 10-Man Newcastle

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SERAP Urges Buhari To Implement Report On Financial Autonomy For Judiciary

    Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari urging him to use his good offices and leadership position to “urgently publish and fully implement the recommendations of the report on financial autonomy of state legislature and judiciary submitted to you in June 2019.” SERAP said: “In … Continue reading SERAP Urges Buhari To Implement Report On Financial Autonomy For Judiciary

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Pharmacists Council Of Nigeria Seals Off 332 Premises In Jigawa

  The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria seals off 332 premises, comprising of 5 pharmacies and 327 patent medicine shops in Jigawa state. Mrs. Anthonia Aruya, the Director of Inspection and Monitoring of the Council, disclosed this in a press briefing after the exercise in Dutse, the State Capital. According to her, the council’s activity is … Continue reading Pharmacists Council Of Nigeria Seals Off 332 Premises In Jigawa

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World Champion Coleman Withdraws From 200m

  Newly crowned world 100m champion Christian Coleman has withdrawn from the 200m at the World Championships, the United States Track and Field Federation confirmed Sunday. US sprinter Coleman, who blasted to a brilliant gold medal in the 100m on Saturday, had been due to take part in the heats of the 200m. However a … Continue reading World Champion Coleman Withdraws From 200m

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Bayelsa Speaker To Resign On Monday

  Bayelsa Assembly Speaker Emmanuel Tonye Isenah may resign on Monday following pressure mounted on him by some Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders to quit his position ahead of the November 16th governorship election. Mr Isenah confirmed this move to Channels Television via a telephone conversation. Hints about the Speaker’s resignation made the rounds on … Continue reading Bayelsa Speaker To Resign On Monday

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Rangers Star Defoe In Stable Condition After Car Crash

  Rangers striker Jermain Defoe said he was “fine” after a car crash following Saturday’s 5-0 win against Aberdeen. Defoe’s car was in a collision near the Clyde Tunnel in Glasgow but the former Tottenham and England star was not hurt. The 36-year-old posted a clip on social media after the smash on Balshagray Avenue … Continue reading Rangers Star Defoe In Stable Condition After Car Crash

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