Air Force Wings Six New Helicopter Pilots After UK Training

  The Nigerian Air Force on Friday winged six new helicopter pilots who recently completed their basic flying training at Draken Helicopter Academy in the United Kingdom. This is according to a statement signed by air force spokesperson Edward Gabkwet. In his remark during the winging ceremony, the Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air … Continue reading Air Force Wings Six New Helicopter Pilots After UK Training

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Why PDP Members Are Biased About Electronic Transmission – Reps Majority Leader

  The majority leader in the House of Representatives, Honourable Ado Doguwa, on Friday suggested his colleagues from the Peoples Democratic Party are biased about issues surrounding the electronic transmission of electoral results because they do not understand the provisions of the amendment. The House was thrown into disarray on Thursday as members debated section … Continue reading Why PDP Members Are Biased About Electronic Transmission – Reps Majority Leader

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Vehicles Submerged On Lagos Island Amid Heavy Downpour

  Several vehicles were submerged underwater in parks at the popular Marina axis of Lagos Island on Friday as heavy rainfall persisted for hours. Videos shared widely on social media showed some persons struggling to get to their parked vehicles amid the heavy flooding. “I don’t know whether this car will ever be able to … Continue reading Vehicles Submerged On Lagos Island Amid Heavy Downpour

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Floods Leave At Least 126 Dead In Europe

The death toll from devastating floods in Europe soared to at least 126 on Friday, most in western Germany where emergency responders were frantically searching for missing people.

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All 18 On Board Missing Russian Plane Found Alive

A Russian plane carrying at least 17 people that went missing on Friday in the Siberian region of Tomsk has been found and survivors have been spotted, officials said.

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Anambra Poll: INEC Omits Soludo, PDP From Candidates’ List 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has omitted former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor, Charles Soludo as well as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from the candidates' list for the Anambra Governorship poll. 

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Opposition Lawmakers Stage Walkout Over Electoral Act Amendment Bill

Lawmakers from the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have staged a walk-out over clause 52 of the Electoral Act Amendment Bill.

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Alleged N1.4bn Fraud: Court Acquits, Discharges Ex-NBA President, Paul Usoro

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos State has acquitted and discharged the immediate past President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr Paul Usoro.

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Russian Plane Missing In Siberia With 17 On Board

An An-28 plane carrying 17 people went missing Friday in the Siberian region of Tomsk, officials said, in the second incident involving a Russian passenger flight this month.

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BREAKING: Reps Pass Electoral Act Amendment Bill After Opposition Lawmakers Walk Out

The House of Representatives has passed the Electoral Amendment Bill, moments after opposition lawmakers walked out of the heated session at the National Assembly chambers in Abuja on Friday. 

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