Turkey, UN-Backed Libya Govt Sign Military Deal

    Turkey signed a military deal late Wednesday with Libya’s UN-recognised government following a meeting with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul, his office said. Erdogan met with the head of the Tripoli-based Government of National Accord (GNA), Prime Minister Fayed al-Sarraj, to sign agreements on security and military cooperation, as well as maritime … Continue reading Turkey, UN-Backed Libya Govt Sign Military Deal

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Governor Fintiri Proposes N183.3bn 2020 Budget

    Adamawa State Governor, Umaru Fintiri, has presented a budget proposal of N183.3 billion for the 2020 fiscal year tagged ‘Budget of Rebirth’. The governor presented the proposal to members of the State House of Assembly on Wednesday at the legislative chamber of the House in Yola, the state capital. He was accompanied by … Continue reading Governor Fintiri Proposes N183.3bn 2020 Budget

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Cross River Govt Woos Investors To Develop Industrial Sector

    Cross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade, says his administration remains committed to promoting new directions and focus for the development of the state. According to him, that is to ensure that Cross River has a warm embrace with countries that have crossed the developing stage, in order for the state to jump-start … Continue reading Cross River Govt Woos Investors To Develop Industrial Sector

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Plans Concluded To Begin Abuja-Kaduna-Kano Pipeline Project – NNPC

    The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it has concluded plans for the commencement of work on the Abuja-Kaduna- Kano pipeline project, popularly known as AKK Project. A statement by NNPC’s acting Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Mr Samson Makoji, noted that the project would be executed in collaboration with China … Continue reading Plans Concluded To Begin Abuja-Kaduna-Kano Pipeline Project – NNPC

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Death Toll Hits 40 In Albania Earthquake

    The death toll from the most powerful earthquake to strike Albania in decades rose to 40 on Thursday, after 10 more bodies were pulled from the rubble overnight, the defence ministry said. The 6.4 magnitude earthquake rattled the Balkan state before dawn on Tuesday, levelling buildings and trapping bodies underneath the wreckage in … Continue reading Death Toll Hits 40 In Albania Earthquake

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Champion’s League: Lovren’s Equaliser Spares Liverpool’s Blushes Against Napoli

  Liverpool were made to wait to secure their place in the last 16 of the Champions League as Napoli secured a vital point with a 1-1 draw at Anfield on Wednesday. Dries Mertens threatened to inflict Liverpool’s first home defeat in the Champions or Premier League since April 2017 with a sweetly struck opener … Continue reading Champion’s League: Lovren’s Equaliser Spares Liverpool’s Blushes Against Napoli

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RB Leipzig Secure First-Ever Last 16 Champions League Spot

  RB Leipzig qualified for the Champions League knockout stages for the first time on Wednesday after Emil Forsberg fired them back from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Benfica. The German outfit looked set to lose but Forsberg pulled a goal back from the penalty spot in the 90th minute before hitting the … Continue reading RB Leipzig Secure First-Ever Last 16 Champions League Spot

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BREAKING: Barcelona Secure Champions League Last 16 Spot

  Barcelona secured a place in the Champions League last 16 on Wednesday with a convincing 3-1 victory over Borussia Dortmund. Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi, and Antoine Griezmann scored for the La Liga champions who have an unassailable four-point advantage ahead of the German side at the top of Group F with one round to … Continue reading BREAKING: Barcelona Secure Champions League Last 16 Spot

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Eight Children Among 15 Civilians Killed By Mine In Afghanistan – Govt

  Fifteen civilians, including eight children, were killed Wednesday when their vehicle hit a land mine in Kunduz province in northern Afghanistan, a government official said. “At around 5:00 pm this evening a mine planted by the Taliban terrorists hit a civilian car… killing 15 civilians and wounding two more,” said Nasrat Rahimi, an interior … Continue reading Eight Children Among 15 Civilians Killed By Mine In Afghanistan – Govt

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HRW Accuses Iran Of ‘Covering Up’ Deaths During Crackdown

The Human Rights Watch accused Iran on Wednesday of "deliberately covering up" deaths and arrests during a crackdown on demonstrations this month.

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