El Paso Shootings: US Gunman Pleads Not Guilty – Reports

  The gunman behind a shooting in Texas that killed 22 people pleaded not guilty to capital murder during his arraignment Thursday, US media reported. Patrick Crusius, 21, is accused of carrying out the August 3 mass shooting at a Walmart in the West Texas city of El Paso. He confessed to police upon his … Continue reading El Paso Shootings: US Gunman Pleads Not Guilty – Reports

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Moore Keeps Wales Euro Hopes Afloat In Slovakia Draw

  Former lifeguard Kieffer Moore scored on his international debut as Wales drew 1-1 with Slovakia on Thursday as Ryan Giggs’ side stayed afloat in Euro 2020 qualifying. Moore headed home in the 25th minute in Trnava before Slovakia deservedly levelled early in the second period through Juraj Kucka. The result left Wales with seven … Continue reading Moore Keeps Wales Euro Hopes Afloat In Slovakia Draw

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Euro 2020: Netherlands Sink Northern Ireland

  Luuk de Jong and Memphis Depay inspired the Netherlands’ thrilling fightback as they scored three times in the last 10 minutes to seal a dramatic 3-1 win over Northern Ireland in Thursday’s Euro 2020 qualifier. Ronald Koeman’s side were in danger of a shock defeat when Josh Magennis put the visitors ahead at De … Continue reading Euro 2020: Netherlands Sink Northern Ireland

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Insurgents Attack Borno Town As NASS Members Visit State

  Suspected members of the Boko Haram terrorist group have attack Gubio Local Government Area of Borno State. The attack took place on Thursday while a joint committee of the National Assembly on the Army visited the state. The insurgents had stormed the town in the evening and started shooting sporadically, a situation that threw … Continue reading Insurgents Attack Borno Town As NASS Members Visit State

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BREAKING: Belgium Emerge First Team To Qualify For Euro 2020

  Belgium became the first team to qualify for the 2020 European Championship finals after thrashing San Marino 9-0 in Brussels on Thursday. Romelu Lukaku took his record Belgian international tally past 50 goals with a double as Roberto Martinez’s Group I leaders opened up an unassailable 11-point lead over third-placed Cyprus with three games … Continue reading BREAKING: Belgium Emerge First Team To Qualify For Euro 2020

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Trump To Meet China Envoy Over Trade Talks

  President Donald Trump announced Thursday he will meet with China’s top trade envoy, raising hopes as the two sides pursue fraught negotiations that had appeared headed for a dead end. As senior officials returned to the negotiating table on Thursday amid a blitz of aggressive US maneuvers, Trump said on Twitter that he would meet Friday … Continue reading Trump To Meet China Envoy Over Trade Talks

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Rice Importation Must Be Discouraged In Nigeria, Says Jigawa Governor

    Jigawa State Governor, Badaru Abubakar, has stressed the need to discourage the importation of rice in the country. In an attempt to meet the demand in Nigeria following the border closure, he announced that the state would become one of the leading producers of quality rice. The governor disclosed that the state government … Continue reading Rice Importation Must Be Discouraged In Nigeria, Says Jigawa Governor

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Taraba Recorded Over 100 Kidnap Cases In 2019, Says Ishaku

    Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, says over 100 cases of kidnapping have been recorded in the state from January to September 2019. He added that cash ranging from N500,000 to N5 million naira has been collected from victims as ransom within the period. The governor made the disclosure on Thursday while speaking as … Continue reading Taraba Recorded Over 100 Kidnap Cases In 2019, Says Ishaku

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Mbappe ‘Not Ready’ After Thigh Injury, Leaves France Squad

  Kylian Mbappe has been ruled out of France’s Euro 2020 qualifiers against Iceland and Turkey and “needs more time” to recover from a thigh injury, coach Didier Deschamps said on Thursday. The 20-year-old Paris Saint-Germain forward has not started a game since August. France, who sit second in Group H, visit third-placed Iceland on … Continue reading Mbappe ‘Not Ready’ After Thigh Injury, Leaves France Squad

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Eight Assembly Frustrated FG’s Efforts To Fight Corruption, Says Sagay

  The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay, said the Eight Assembly frustrated President Muhammadu Buhari’s government in the fight against corruption. Sagay stated this on Thursday after members of his committee met with President Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. “I am happy to say that the … Continue reading Eight Assembly Frustrated FG’s Efforts To Fight Corruption, Says Sagay

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