Abducted Zamfara College Provost Regains Freedom

The abducted provost of College of Agriculture and Animal Science Bakura, Mr Habibu Mainasara, has regained his freedom. Mr Mainasara’s elder brother, Nasiru Mainasara, told Channels TV that he was freed on Wednesday night, three days after bandits abducted him from his official residence in the institution. Details about his release remain sketchy and his … Continue reading Abducted Zamfara College Provost Regains Freedom

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Jeff Bezos Donates Record Breaking $200 Mn To Smithsonian

    Amazon and Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos will donate $200 million to the Smithsonian, the largest gift in the history of the institute, a statement said Wednesday. A $70 million portion of the donation will support the renovation of the National Air and Space Museum while $130 million will launch a new education … Continue reading Jeff Bezos Donates Record Breaking $200 Mn To Smithsonian

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We’re In Trouble If INEC Is Barred From Transmitting Election Results Electronically – Falana

  Human rights lawyer and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Femi Falana, on Wednesday said Nigeria is in trouble if the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is barred from transmitting election results electronically. Two weeks ago, the National Assembly leadership blocked the electronic transmission of election results in Nigeria. Also in 2018, President Muhammadu … Continue reading We’re In Trouble If INEC Is Barred From Transmitting Election Results Electronically – Falana

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Italy Goalkeeper Donnarumma Joins PSG

    Paris Saint-Germain said on Wednesday that they had completed the signing of Italy’s Euro 2020 goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma on a five-year deal. The 22-year-old, who saved two penalties in the Euro final and was named player of the tournament, heads to France on a free transfer from AC Milan. Donnarumma will be in … Continue reading Italy Goalkeeper Donnarumma Joins PSG

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Zamfara House Of Assembly Summons Deputy Governor Mahdi Aliyu

  The Zamfara State House of Assembly today in its plenary passed a resolution to invite Deputy Governor Mahdi Aliyu Muhammad Gusau and State Commissioner of Police Hussaini Rabiu to appear before the House on Tuesday 27th July 2021. They are to appear over a political rally conducted by the Deputy Governor last Saturday, amid … Continue reading Zamfara House Of Assembly Summons Deputy Governor Mahdi Aliyu

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Christian Association Of Nigeria Raises Alarm Over Killing Of Clergymen In Taraba

  The Christian Association Of Nigeria (CAN) has raised an alarm over the assassination of clergymen for no just course in Taraba State by yet to be identified assailants. Chairman of the association Jirapye Magaji raised the alarm following the dastard murder of a clergyman under the auspices of the Christian Reformed Church of Nigeria … Continue reading Christian Association Of Nigeria Raises Alarm Over Killing Of Clergymen In Taraba

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Kenya Call Up 1500m Star Cheruiyot And Drop Four In Late Olympic Changes

    Timothy Cheruiyot, the 1500m world champion, was called up Wednesday to join the Kenyan Olympic team as four other athletes were dropped eight days before the Games, team officials said. Cheruiyot finished fourth in trials in June after aggravating a hamstring injury and suffering a family bereavement and was left out of Team Kenya … Continue reading Kenya Call Up 1500m Star Cheruiyot And Drop Four In Late Olympic Changes

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Cuba Restores Internet Access After Protests, But Not Social Media

      Cuban authorities restored internet access on Wednesday following three days of interruptions after unprecedented protests erupted over the weekend, AFP journalists said. Access to social media and messaging apps such as Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter remained blocked on 3G and 4G, however. Social media is the only way Cubans can access independent … Continue reading Cuba Restores Internet Access After Protests, But Not Social Media

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Euro 2020 Final ‘Could Have Been Abandoned’- Police

    London’s Metropolitan Police on Wednesday defended their handling of Sunday’s hooliganism-tainted Euro 2020 final at Wembley Stadium and said the showpiece event might have been abandoned without their intervention. Senior officer Jane Connors said the Met had planned extensively for the match and deployed specially-trained public-order officers who subdued the ticketless supporters trying … Continue reading Euro 2020 Final ‘Could Have Been Abandoned’- Police

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FG Approves ₦309bn For Federal Road Contract

The Federal Executive Council has approved the sum of ₦309.9 billion for road contracts which will be handled by the Dangote Group.

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