At Least 12 Killed As Bandits Invade Zamfara Village, Burn Police Van

  No fewer than 12 people have been killed in an attack by bandits who invaded Sakajiki village in Kaura Namoda Emirate in Zamfara State. The Police Public Relations Officer in Zamfara, Mohammed Shehu, confirmed the incident to Channels Television on Friday. He said the casualties recorded in the incident would have been more if … Continue reading At Least 12 Killed As Bandits Invade Zamfara Village, Burn Police Van

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Court Orders Interim Forfeiture Of Mompha’s Luxury Watches, Others

  A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has granted an order of interim forfeiture of 11 high-end designer items confiscated by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from Internet celebrity, Ismaila Mustapha, popularly known as Mompha. The items – five luxury sunglasses, five luxury wristwatches, and an iPhone 8 – were seized from … Continue reading Court Orders Interim Forfeiture Of Mompha’s Luxury Watches, Others

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Fix Earth Instead, Prince William Tells Space Tourists

  Britain’s Prince William ignited controversy on Thursday by blasting space tourism and saying that more attention should be paid to problems closer to home ahead of the COP26 climate summit. The comments by Queen Elizabeth II’s grandson were scheduled to be aired in a television interview later Thursday, a day after 90-year-old “Star Trek” … Continue reading Fix Earth Instead, Prince William Tells Space Tourists

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French Schools Pay Tribute To Teacher Killed Over Mohammed Cartoon

  Pupils in schools across France on Friday paid tribute to Samuel Paty, a year after the teacher was beheaded by an extremist for showing his class cartoons of the Muslim Prophet Mohammed. Paty’s violent death sent shockwaves through France and beyond, and was seen as an attack on the core values drilled by teachers … Continue reading French Schools Pay Tribute To Teacher Killed Over Mohammed Cartoon

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FG Declares Tuesday Public Holiday For Eid-ul-Mawlid

  The Federal Government has declared Tuesday October 19, as a public holiday to mark this year’s Eid-ul-Mawlid. Eid-ul-Mawlid is an Islamic celebration marking the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad. Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, who made this declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulated all Muslim faithful both at home and … Continue reading FG Declares Tuesday Public Holiday For Eid-ul-Mawlid

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UK Lawmaker Stabbed To Death

  Conservative British lawmaker David Amess was killed on Friday after being stabbed “multiple times” during an event in his local constituency in southeast England, in the second death of a UK politician while meeting voters since 2016. Local police did not name Amess but said a man had been arrested “on suspicion (of) murder” … Continue reading UK Lawmaker Stabbed To Death

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Former US President Bill Clinton Hospitalised

  Former US president Bill Clinton was in the hospital with an infection on Thursday, a spokesman for the 75-year-old said. Doctors said Clinton was responding well at the center in Irvine, California. The infection was not connected to the coronavirus. “On Tuesday evening, President Clinton was admitted to UCI Medical Center to receive treatment … Continue reading Former US President Bill Clinton Hospitalised

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Buhari More Popular Than Azikiwe, Awolowo, Aminu Kano – Adesina

Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina says President Muhammadu Buhari has attained greater acceptance among Nigerians even more than some fathers of the federation.

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Fully Vaccinated Foreign Visitors Can Enter US From Nov 8 – White House

    The United States announced Friday that it will allow entry to foreign travelers who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, by both land and air, starting November 8. “This policy is guided by public health, stringent, and consistent,” tweeted White House assistant press secretary Kevin Munoz in announcing the news. READ ALSO: Four Migrants … Continue reading Fully Vaccinated Foreign Visitors Can Enter US From Nov 8 – White House

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Four Migrants Dead, 21 Missing Off Coast Of Spain

  The bodies of four migrants have been found off southern Spain, the coast guard said Friday, adding that it was looking for 21 others still missing after their boat sank. Rescuers saved the three people from the sinking boat late Thursday, and appealed for other vessels to look out for the missing migrants, a … Continue reading Four Migrants Dead, 21 Missing Off Coast Of Spain

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