Northeast Better Off Under President Buhari, Says Presidency

  The Presidency on Monday said that the Northeastern region of Nigeria has fared better under the Buhari-led administration. This assertion was contained in a statement issued by Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity. In the statement, Shehu argued that so much has changed in the past few … Continue reading Northeast Better Off Under President Buhari, Says Presidency

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Kajuru Attack: UN Humanitarian Coordinator Expresses Condolences For Death Of Two Aid Workers

  The United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr. Edward Kallon, has extended his heartfelt condolences to the families, colleagues and friends of two aid workers who lost their lives in Friday’s attack on Kajuru Castle, a holiday resort 220 kilometers north of Abuja, the capital of Nigeria. Faye Mooney, a British communications and learning … Continue reading Kajuru Attack: UN Humanitarian Coordinator Expresses Condolences For Death Of Two Aid Workers

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Budget Padding: Tinubu’s Statement Was Filled With Untruth, Fallacies And Misrepresentations – Saraki

  Senate President Bukola Saraki has described as fallacious, a claim by Bola Ahmed Tinubu suggesting that he and the leadership of the National Assembly, hijacked the 2018 budget and by extension stifled progress in Nigeria within the last four years.  The Senate President in a riposte on Sunday, argued that the National Leader of the … Continue reading Budget Padding: Tinubu’s Statement Was Filled With Untruth, Fallacies And Misrepresentations – Saraki

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Saraki, Dogara And Their Ilks Hijacked The Budget This Last Four Years – Tinubu

  All Progressives Congress national stalwart, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has accused the leadership of the 8th National Assembly of hijacking the national budget in the last fours and by extension, constitute a brake on progress and good governance. In a statement from his media office on Sunday, the former governor while noting that the National Assembly’s … Continue reading Saraki, Dogara And Their Ilks Hijacked The Budget This Last Four Years – Tinubu

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I Am A Nigerian, Atiku Replies APC

  The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has rebuked the All Progressives Congress, APC, describing the allegation that he is a Cameroonian as puerile, face saving, vexatious, absolutely and completely unfounded. Atiku, in his response to preliminary objection the APC filed to challenge his petition against the declaration of President … Continue reading I Am A Nigerian, Atiku Replies APC

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Chelsea, NFF, Boro Celebrate Mikel Obi As Super Eagles Captain Turns 32

    Chelsea Football Club have sent birthday wishes to Super Eagles captain, John Mikel Obi as he turned 32 on Monday.  Obi who currently plays for Middlesbrough, was born on the 22nd of April 1987 in Jos, Plateau State. The soccer-star, made his debut for Chelsea on August 12, 2006. Chelsea felicitated with Obi via … Continue reading Chelsea, NFF, Boro Celebrate Mikel Obi As Super Eagles Captain Turns 32

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Five Killed As Buildings Collapse In Strong Philippine Quake

  At least five people were killed when buildings collapsed near Manila after a powerful earthquake set skyscrapers swaying and drove terrified locals into the street. Rescuers in one area were using heavy equipment and their bare hands to hunt for survivors in the rubble left by the strongest quake to strike close to the … Continue reading Five Killed As Buildings Collapse In Strong Philippine Quake

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Sissoko, Major Doubt For Spurs Ahead Ajax Opener

  Tottenham Hotspur suffered a fresh blow to their Champions League hopes on Monday when Moussa Sissoko appeared to be ruled out of the first leg of their semi-final against Ajax. The midfielder, one of Tottenham’s outstanding players this season, suffered a groin injury in the return leg of the quarter-final tie at Manchester City … Continue reading Sissoko, Major Doubt For Spurs Ahead Ajax Opener

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Christians Afraid To Attend Church After Blasts In Sri Lanka

  Members of Sri Lanka’s Christian minority have been left afraid to go to church after deadly attacks that hit Easter services, killing nearly 300 and stoking fears of communal violence. “Some people might be afraid to go to church now. At this moment I have no idea what to say,” Father Lour Fernando told … Continue reading Christians Afraid To Attend Church After Blasts In Sri Lanka

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Police Recover 87 Bomb Detonators At Colombo Bus Station

  Police on Monday said they had found 87 bomb detonators at a Colombo bus station, a day after a string of attacks on churches and hotels that killed nearly 300 people. A statement said police found the detonators at the Bastian Mawatha Private bus stand, 12 of them scattered on the ground and another … Continue reading Police Recover 87 Bomb Detonators At Colombo Bus Station

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