Customs, NDLEA, DSS Uncover Prohibited Hard Drugs In Apapa Port

Operatives of the Nigeria Customs Service, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency and the Department of State Service have uncovered and seized cartons of Captagon Pills, a hard drug concealed inside the cylinder of an imported machine at the Apapa Port in Lagos State.

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Griezmann Scores But 10-Man France Held By Bosnia In World Cup Qualifying

    World Cup holders France needed a scrappy Antoine Griezmann equaliser before holding on with 10 men to draw 1-1 with Bosnia and Herzegovina as they resumed their campaign to qualify for the 2022 finals in Qatar. Edin Dzeko gave Bosnia a first-half lead in Strasbourg on Wednesday but soon after his headed clearance … Continue reading Griezmann Scores But 10-Man France Held By Bosnia In World Cup Qualifying

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Tambuwal Restricts Movements, Suspends Sale Of Animals In Sokoto

  Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has invoked an executive order banning motorists from plying Marnona/Issa Road linking the eastern part of the state. The Commissioner for Information, Isa Bajini, disclosed this via a statement issued on Wednesday, noting that the move followed the rising challenges in the state. Sokoto is one of the few … Continue reading Tambuwal Restricts Movements, Suspends Sale Of Animals In Sokoto

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JUST IN: Ronaldo Breaks All-Time International Scoring Record With 110th Portugal Goal

    Cristiano Ronaldo broke the all-time international goalscoring record on Wednesday, with his 110th Portugal goal taking him past Iranian great Ali Daei’s mark. The 36-year-old, whose return to Manchester United from Juventus was confirmed on Tuesday, scored an 89th-minute equaliser in Portugal’s World Cup qualifier against the Republic of Ireland in Faro. He … Continue reading JUST IN: Ronaldo Breaks All-Time International Scoring Record With 110th Portugal Goal

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Driver Returns Bag Containing $20,000, Other Valuables

A driver conveying passengers from the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos Terminal II (MMA2), has returned a bag containing the sum of $20,000.

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Osaka Advances By Walkover At US Open, Medvedev Wins

    Defending champion Naomi Osaka advanced by walkover at the US Open on Wednesday while Russian second seed Daniil Medvedev and fifth-seeded compatriot Andrey Rublev breezed into the third round. Japanese third seed Osaka, seeking her fifth Grand Slam title and third US Open crown in four years, reached the third round when Serbian … Continue reading Osaka Advances By Walkover At US Open, Medvedev Wins

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Boko Haram: 11 Questions Trailing Amnesty For ‘Repentant’ Terrorists

In a bid to bring the protracted Boko Haram conflict to a finite end, various approaches have been applied and a myriad of inferences abound, even as counterterrorist and counterinsurgent measures fail to yield desired results.

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Court Orders Interim Forfeiture Of ₦5.3bn Linked To Firm In Kwara

A Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the interim forfeiture of the sum of ₦5,318,517,789 warehoused in a new generation bank.

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Police And Paramedics Charged Over Death Of Black Man In Colorado

    Colorado handed down criminal charges including manslaughter to three police officers and two paramedics over the 2019 death of a young Black man put in a police chokehold and injected with ketamine, prosecutors said Wednesday. A grand jury returned a 32-count indictment over the death of Elijah McClain, after the western US state’s governor … Continue reading Police And Paramedics Charged Over Death Of Black Man In Colorado

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FG To Make Provision For Subsidy In 2022, Say NNPC Boss

The Federal Government will make provision for subsidy in 2022, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said.

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