South Africa Grants Air Peace Request To Commence Flight Operations

  The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to inform that the South African Government has granted request for the Nigerian Designated Airline, Air Peace to commence commercial flights to Johannesburg, South Africa. The confirmation was granted in the process of ascertaining the level of implementation of the Bilateral Air Service Agreement (BASA) between Nigeria and … Continue reading South Africa Grants Air Peace Request To Commence Flight Operations

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Nasarawa Governor Extends Olive Branch To Opposition

    Nasarawa State Governor, Mr Abdullahi Sule, has extended the olive branch to members of the opposition political parties in the state. The governor, who hosted chairmen of the 13 Local Government Areas (LGAs) at the Government House in Lafiya on Monday, urged them to support his administration towards developing the state. Reacting to … Continue reading Nasarawa Governor Extends Olive Branch To Opposition

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Court To Hear Metuh’s Application Against EFCC Spokesperson October 7

The Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed October 7 for the hearing of the application filed by the former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Olisa Metuh against the spokesperson of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Wilson Uwajeren.

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Sule Dismisses Claims Of Sacking Nasarawa LG Chairmen

Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State says contrary to reports circulating on social media, his administration has no plan to dissolve the 13 elected local government chairmen.

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NigeriaAt59: Trump Writes Buhari, Congratulates Nigerians

  U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday congratulated Nigeria on her 59th Independence Anniversary. Trump extended his congratulations in a message to President Muhammadu Buhari which was published on the website of U.S. Embassy and Consulate in Nigeria. In the message, Trump said Nigeria is one of U.S. strongest partners in Africa.   READ FULL … Continue reading NigeriaAt59: Trump Writes Buhari, Congratulates Nigerians

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US Sanctions Putin’s Ally, Others Over 2018 Elections Interference

  The United States on Monday slapped fresh sanctions on a businessman tied to Russian President Vladimir Putin as well as to a disinformation operation accused of conspiring to manipulate the 2018 midterm elections. The financial sanctions, which target Russian financier Evgeny Prigozhin, some of his assets and the so-called Internet Research Agency, are the … Continue reading US Sanctions Putin’s Ally, Others Over 2018 Elections Interference

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Khashoggi Murder: UN Expert Blasts Saudi Prince Over Defence

  A UN rights expert on Monday criticised Saudi Arabia’s crown prince for trying to create “distance” between himself and journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s execution, even as he appeared to acknowledge the Saudi state was responsible. Agnes Callamard, a United Nations special rapporteur who conducted an investigation into Khashoggi’s murder, was reacting to an interview broadcast … Continue reading Khashoggi Murder: UN Expert Blasts Saudi Prince Over Defence

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We Have Obtained The Capacity To Destroy Israel, Says Iran General

  The commander of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards said Monday that destroying arch-rival Israel has become an “achievable goal” thanks to his country’s technological advances. “This sinister regime must be wiped off the map and this is no longer… a dream (but) it is an achievable goal,” Major General Hossein Salami said, quoted by the Guards’ Sepah … Continue reading We Have Obtained The Capacity To Destroy Israel, Says Iran General

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Nigeria At 59: Our Challenges, A ‘Process Towards Greatness’ – Lawan

  Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, has said that Nigeria’s challenges are a process to greatness. The Senate President stated this in a statement to mark Nigeria’s 59th Independence Day. He said, “I felicitate with fellow Nigerians at home and abroad on the occasion of the 59th Independence Anniversary of our dear country, Nigeria. “As Nigeria … Continue reading Nigeria At 59: Our Challenges, A ‘Process Towards Greatness’ – Lawan

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Juve Need To ‘Lighten Up’ In Champions League Quest, Says Sarri

  Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri believes his side need to enjoy themselves more if they are going to have any chance of ending their 24-year wait for the Champions League trophy. The 60-year-old Sarri will oversee his first Champions League match at home in the Allianz Stadium on Tuesday. Juventus host Bayer Leverkusen in their … Continue reading Juve Need To ‘Lighten Up’ In Champions League Quest, Says Sarri

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