Gbajabiamila, Omo-Agege, Others Attend Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference In Tanzania

  The Speaker of the House of Representatives  Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila is leading the Nigerian delegation to the 50th Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA), Africa Region, Conference taking place in Zanzibar, Tanzania from September 1. Members of the Nigerian delegation include the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege and lawmakers from both chambers of the National … Continue reading Gbajabiamila, Omo-Agege, Others Attend Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference In Tanzania

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Buhari Condoles With NIA DG Over Loss Of Sister

  President Muhammadu on Saturday sent a delegation to Katsina to condole with a prominent son of the State, Ambassador Ahmed Rufa’i Abubakar, the Director-General, National Intelligence Agency (NIA) following the death of his sister, Hajiya Fatima Aliyu. In a message to the bereaved family, and to the government and people of the State, President … Continue reading Buhari Condoles With NIA DG Over Loss Of Sister

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Hong Kong Protesters Target Airport As City Mops Up

  Thousands of Hong Kong pro-democracy activists blocked some routes to the city’s airport Sunday as the financial hub cleaned up after another night of violent protests marked by fires, tear gas and police beatings. Operators of the Airport Express train said it suspended services on Sunday afternoon, while black-clad protesters — hiding from CCTV … Continue reading Hong Kong Protesters Target Airport As City Mops Up

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Pope Says Got Stuck In Vatican Lift, Freed By Fireman

  Pope Francis said Sunday he was late to his weekly Angelus prayer because he had been stuck in a Vatican elevator and had to be freed by firemen. “I have to apologise for being late. I was trapped in a lift for 25 minutes, there was a power outage but then the firemen came,” … Continue reading Pope Says Got Stuck In Vatican Lift, Freed By Fireman

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Russia Accuses US Of Risking Idlib Ceasefire With Missile Strike

  Russia accused the United States Sunday of having “compromised” a fragile ceasefire in the Syrian province of Idlib by launching a missile strike against jihadist leaders there. The Americans hit the region “without advance notice to Russia or Turkey”, which both have troops on the ground in Idlib, the Russian military said. It described … Continue reading Russia Accuses US Of Risking Idlib Ceasefire With Missile Strike

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Buhari Returns To Abuja After Attending TICAD In Japan

  President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja after his participation at the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (#TICAD7) in Yokohama, Japan. The Special Assistant to the President on New Media, Bashir Ahmad, made the announcement through his Twitter handle. He said the President’s aircraft NAF 001 landed in the country at about … Continue reading Buhari Returns To Abuja After Attending TICAD In Japan

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Bahamas Braces As Monster Hurricane Dorian Heads For US

  Hurricane Dorian roared Sunday towards the Bahamas as the island chain braced for a devastating direct hit, before the monster storm churns up the US coast from Florida towards the Carolinas. Barreling in from the Atlantic Ocean, the core of the extremely dangerous Category 4 storm is set to be “near or over” parts of the … Continue reading Bahamas Braces As Monster Hurricane Dorian Heads For US

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