Ondo Worshippers Rescued From Basement Refuse To Be Reunited With Families

  Some of the 77 worshippers rescued from the basement of a church in Ondo State have refused to be reunited with their families. Channels Television had reported that the worshippers, including children, were rescued from the basement on the premises of The Whole Bible Believers’ Church, also known as Ondo Church, in the Valentino … Continue reading Ondo Worshippers Rescued From Basement Refuse To Be Reunited With Families

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FIBA World Cup: D’Tigers To Battle Multiple Afrobasket Champions In Final Qualifiers

  Nigeria’s senior men’s national basketball team, D’Tigers will face 11-time AfroBasket Champions, Angola in Group E of the final qualifiers for the 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup. The Nigerian side will also battle two-time AfroBasket champions, Cote d’Ivoire and Guinea in the group. Cape Verde and Uganda are also in Group E, but Nigeria … Continue reading FIBA World Cup: D’Tigers To Battle Multiple Afrobasket Champions In Final Qualifiers

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Al Jazeera Journalist’s Family Condemns US Probe

    The family of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh said Monday they were “incredulous” after the US reported it was not possible to determine whose gun fired the bullet which killed her. The condemnation from the family of the prominent Palestinian-American reporter came after Israel said that its experts rather than American ones … Continue reading Al Jazeera Journalist’s Family Condemns US Probe

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Man Sets Own House Ablaze Over Frustration

  An unidentified man has deliberately set his own house on fire in Kwara, authorities at the State Fire Service said. Mr Hassan Adekunle, who is the spokesman for the Director of Kwara State Fire Service, Falade Olumuyiwa, confirmed this in a statement. He revealed that the incident occurred at about 10:28 am on Sunday … Continue reading Man Sets Own House Ablaze Over Frustration

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Putin Orders Russians To Fight On After Key Ukraine City Falls

    President Vladimir Putin on Monday ordered Russian troops to press their offensive deeper into the Donbas region of eastern Ukraine after Moscow’s forces seized the strategic city of Lysychansk. With the war now well into its fifth month after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on February 24, governments and organisations gathered for a conference … Continue reading Putin Orders Russians To Fight On After Key Ukraine City Falls

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Security Operatives Take Over Legislative Complex Amid Bauchi Assembly Crisis

  There was an unusual presence of security operatives on Monday at the Bauchi State House of Assembly complex in the state capital. This comes three days after 22 aggrieved members of the Assembly passed a vote of no confidence on the leadership of the House and asked them to resign or be impeached. Governor … Continue reading Security Operatives Take Over Legislative Complex Amid Bauchi Assembly Crisis

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Four Farmers Killed As Bandits Attack Sokoto LGA

Four farmers have been killed in a fresh bandit attack on Rabah Local Government Area of Sokoto State.

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Italian Cleric Abducted In Edo Rescued, Two Catholic Priests Still Held Captive

  Amid the incessant abduction of clergymen in Edo State, the police have rescued an Italian priest identified as Reverend Father Luigi Brena of Somascan Father’s community. The Deputy Public Relations Officer of the Edo State Police Command, Jennifer Iwegbu, confirmed this in a statement on Monday in Benin City, the state capital. She revealed … Continue reading Italian Cleric Abducted In Edo Rescued, Two Catholic Priests Still Held Captive

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Barcelona Complete Move For Milan Midfielder Kessie

    Barcelona on Monday announced the signing of Ivory Coast midfielder Franck Kessie on a free transfer from Italian champions AC Milan. “The player will sign a contract until 30 June 2026 and his buy-out clause will be set at 500 million euros ($523 million),” Barcelona said in a statement. Kessie, 25, spent the … Continue reading Barcelona Complete Move For Milan Midfielder Kessie

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Manchester City Sign Kalvin Phillips In £45 Million Deal

  England midfielder Kalvin Phillips completed a “dream” move to Premier League champions Manchester City in a £45 million ($53 million) transfer from Leeds on Monday. City agreed on an initial fee of £42 million for Phillips, with a further £3 million to be added in potential bonuses. Phillips, who has signed a six-year contract … Continue reading Manchester City Sign Kalvin Phillips In £45 Million Deal

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