British Footballer Fashanu To Be Inducted Into Museum Hall of Fame

  Justin Fashanu, who in 1990 became the first English professional footballer to reveal he was gay, will be honoured on Wednesday by being inducted into the National Football Museum Hall of Fame. Fashanu will be honoured on what would have been his 59th birthday — he hanged himself in May 1998 — an occasion … Continue reading British Footballer Fashanu To Be Inducted Into Museum Hall of Fame

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 Identity Of Youth Who Jumped From 3rd Mainland Bridge Confirmed

  The identity of the young man who was reported to have jumped into the Lagos Lagoon from the Third Mainland Bridge last Saturday, February the 16th has been confirmed. Mr Toju Davies Daibo, reportedly jumped into the lagoon from the bridge inward Adeniji Adele, after alighting from an Uber, complaining of stomach issues. READ … Continue reading  Identity Of Youth Who Jumped From 3rd Mainland Bridge Confirmed

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Nigerian Army Confirms Killing Of Four Soldiers In Bayelsa

  The Nigerian Army has confirmed the killing of four soldiers by gunmen in Letugene, Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa State. This was disclosed in a statement on Wednesday by the spokesperson of Operation Delta Safe, Major Victor Olukoya. The army explained that troops were on their routine duty in the area when they … Continue reading Nigerian Army Confirms Killing Of Four Soldiers In Bayelsa

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YPP Members Stage Protest At NASS, Demand Electoral Reform

  Members of the Young Progressives Party (YPP) on Wednesday protested in front of the National Assembly demanding a restructuring of the nation’s security architecture. Led by its national chairman, Bishop Amakiri the party members also called on the leadership of the National Assembly to ensure electoral reforms that will restore the confidence of the … Continue reading YPP Members Stage Protest At NASS, Demand Electoral Reform

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Al-Shabaab Militants Attack Two Somali Military Bases

  Al-Shabaab Islamists on Wednesday carried out attacks on two Somali military bases, using a suicide vehicle bombing and dozens of heavily armed militants, a military official said. African Union troops stepped in to help repel the second, larger attack after a suicide bomber drove a vehicle packed with explosives onto a bridge leading to … Continue reading Al-Shabaab Militants Attack Two Somali Military Bases

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Pompeo Closes Africa Tour With Warning About China’s ‘Empty Promises’

  US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday closed a three-nation Africa tour with a thinly-veiled swipe at China as he talked up Washington’s ability to stimulate growth and entrepreneurship on the continent. “Countries should be wary of authoritarian regimes with empty promises. They breed corruption, dependency,” Pompeo said in a speech to diplomats … Continue reading Pompeo Closes Africa Tour With Warning About China’s ‘Empty Promises’

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Malaysia Suspected MH370 Downed In Murder-Suicide – Aussie Former PM

  Former Australian prime minister Tony Abbott has claimed “very top” level Malaysian officials believed vanished Flight MH370 was deliberately downed by the captain in a mass murder-suicide. The Malaysia Airlines jet vanished on March 8, 2014 carrying 239 people — mostly from China — en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. No sign of … Continue reading Malaysia Suspected MH370 Downed In Murder-Suicide – Aussie Former PM

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Supplying BVN Before Obtaining E-Passport Is Not Necessary, Says Wike

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says the requirement that Nigerians must supply their BVN before obtaining the E-Passport is not necessary. Governor Wike said this during the roll-out of the enhanced E-Passport in Port Harcourt on Tuesday. He said: “I was surprised yesterday when I was told to bring my Bank Verification Number … Continue reading Supplying BVN Before Obtaining E-Passport Is Not Necessary, Says Wike

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TRENDING: Anthony Joshua Applies For Nigeria’s National ID Card

  The picture of heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua, applying for his National Identification card has generated mixed reactions on social media. The professional boxer was recently at the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) office in Abuja, the nation’s capital, for the registration. READ ALSO: Anthony Joshua Presents Heavyweight Titles To Buhari In UK The pictures … Continue reading TRENDING: Anthony Joshua Applies For Nigeria’s National ID Card

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Elated Passengers Leave Cambodia Cruise Ship After Virus All-Clear

  Dozens of passengers stuck for nearly a week on a US cruise ship in Cambodia disembarked Wednesday, after being given the all-clear from a deadly coronavirus. The Westerdam made shore in Sihanoukville on February 13 after being rejected by five countries over fears its passengers could be carrying the new virus, which has killed … Continue reading Elated Passengers Leave Cambodia Cruise Ship After Virus All-Clear

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