Insurgency: NAF Deploys Fighter Helicopters To Kaduna, Niger

  The Nigerian Air Force says it has deployed its newly acquired fighter aircraft to Birnin Gwari in Kaduna and some parts of Niger state to flush out bandits from their hideouts inside the forests. This was disclosed by the chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, during the commissioning of blocks of accommodation … Continue reading Insurgency: NAF Deploys Fighter Helicopters To Kaduna, Niger

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Fresh Gunfire At Thai Mall After Soldier Kills At Least 20 In Mass Shooting

  Gunfire volleys rang out early Sunday hours after Thai security services stormed a mall where a soldier who killed at least 20 people was believed to still be holed up. Scores of terrified shoppers had earlier fled the Terminal 21 shopping centre escaping a bloody rampage that the gunman relayed via Facebook posts. But … Continue reading Fresh Gunfire At Thai Mall After Soldier Kills At Least 20 In Mass Shooting

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Leverkusen Deny Dortmund Three Points In Seven-Goal Thriller

  Substitute Leon Bailey scored one late goal and made another as Bayer Leverkusen sealed a stunning 4-3 win over Borussia Dortmund to deny the visitors the chance to go second in the Bundesliga on Saturday. Bailey came on for the final 20 minutes with his side 3-2 down and after slotting home the equaliser, … Continue reading Leverkusen Deny Dortmund Three Points In Seven-Goal Thriller

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Impeachment Witness Reported Contents Of My ‘Perfect’ Calls Incorrectly – Trump

  President Donald Trump on Saturday defended his decision to fire an army officer who gave damning evidence against him during the impeachment probe. Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman was escorted Friday out of the White House, where he worked on the National Security Council as an expert on Ukraine. His lawyer called the move an … Continue reading Impeachment Witness Reported Contents Of My ‘Perfect’ Calls Incorrectly – Trump

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FG Gives Two-Month Ultimatum To Roadside Gas Dealers

  The Federal Government has given marketers of cooking gas to clear out illegal and roadside dealers within two months or face a clampdown on activities of retail outlets in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The ultimatum was given by the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) at a forum where an agreement was reached with … Continue reading FG Gives Two-Month Ultimatum To Roadside Gas Dealers

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Highlights Of 2020 Lagos City Marathon In Photos

Long-distance athletes from both home and abroad registered their presence at the just concluded 2020 Lagos City Marathon held on Saturday. The race, which kicked off in the early hours of Saturday at the National Stadium, Surulere, took participants through the Lekki roundabout by the Ikoyi-Lekki link bridge up to the Eko Atlantic City, Victoria … Continue reading Highlights Of 2020 Lagos City Marathon In Photos

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Richarlison Fires Everton Into Premier League Win Against Palace

  Everton moved up to seventh and within five points of the Premier League top four as their resurgence under Carlo Ancelotti continued with a 3-1 win over Crystal Palace on Saturday. Bernard, Richarlison and Dominic Calvert-Lewin scored the goals for the Toffees, who have won five and drawn two of eight league games since the Italian took … Continue reading Richarlison Fires Everton Into Premier League Win Against Palace

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PHOTOS: Sanwo-Olu, Buratai, Others Attend Lagos City Marathon

  Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant-General Tukur Buratai joined other dignitaries to attend the 2020 Lagos City Marathon. The race, which kicked off in the early hours of Saturday at the National Stadium, Surulere, took participants through the Lekki roundabout by the Ikoyi-Lekki link bridge up to the Eko … Continue reading PHOTOS: Sanwo-Olu, Buratai, Others Attend Lagos City Marathon

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Five Britons Test Positive For Coronavirus In France

  Five British nationals including a child have tested positive for the new coronavirus in France, the health minister said Saturday, adding that they had all stayed at the same ski chalet. France has now detected a total of 11 cases of the novel coronavirus. The new “cluster” is centred on a Briton who had … Continue reading Five Britons Test Positive For Coronavirus In France

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Abacha’s Family Loses Appeal To Unfreeze Foreign Accounts

  The Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal by the family of late Military Head of State, General Sani Abacha, asking for an order to unfreeze some bank accounts belonging to him and other members of the family. The accounts, domiciled in banks in the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Island of Jersey, Liechtenstein and Luxembourg, were … Continue reading Abacha’s Family Loses Appeal To Unfreeze Foreign Accounts

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