Catholic Priest Stabbed During Mass At Canada’s Biggest Church

  A priest was stabbed during a live-streamed morning mass Friday at Canada’s biggest church, Saint Joseph’s Oratory in Montreal, police said. The suspect was arrested at the Roman Catholic basilica shortly after the attack in front of 50 people and a television audience around 8:40 am (1240 GMT), while priest Claude Grou was taken … Continue reading Catholic Priest Stabbed During Mass At Canada’s Biggest Church

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Nasarawa REC Appeals To Concerned Parties To Maintain Peace

  The Nasarawa state resident electoral commissioner, Dr. Abdur-Rahman Ajidagba has appealed to politicians and electorates of some affected polling units to maintain peace during the state house of assembly supplementary elections in the state scheduled to hold Saturday, 23rd March. He made the appeal on Friday while speaking to Channels Television in Lafia. According … Continue reading Nasarawa REC Appeals To Concerned Parties To Maintain Peace

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China Probes Factory Blast As Death Toll Hits 47

  Chinese President Xi Jinping ordered local governments Friday to prevent any more industrial disasters after a chemical plant blast left 47 people dead, injured hundreds and flattened an industrial park in the latest such catastrophe to hit the country. Thursday’s explosion in the eastern city of Yancheng, Jiangsu province was one of the worst … Continue reading China Probes Factory Blast As Death Toll Hits 47

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CBN Projects 12% Rise In Inflation

  The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has projected a rise in inflation to 12 percent, but expects the economic variable to subsequently moderate in reaction to gains from agriculture and the manufacturing sectors. CBN governor Godwin Emefiele made the projections while explaining his post-elections agenda for the economy, noting that monetary policies will be … Continue reading CBN Projects 12% Rise In Inflation

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LIVE: Aisha Buhari, Govs Wives Attend Unveiling Of 2019 Tony Elemelu Foundation Entrepreneurs

The unveiling of the 2019 entrepreneurs from the Tony Elumelu Foundation is currently ongoing.

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Insurgency War: Defence Minister Calls For More Synergy Between Media, Military

  The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali has called for stronger collaborations between the security forces and the Nigerian media in the war against insurgency. The minister, who made the call at a national conference on Civil-Military relations and the Media in Kaduna state, believes that, the ongoing fight against insurgency armed banditry, kidnapping and … Continue reading Insurgency War: Defence Minister Calls For More Synergy Between Media, Military

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FG Remains Committed To Empowering 30m MSMEs With Interest-Free Loans, Says Osinbajo

  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the Federal Government remains committed to empowering over 30 million MSME’s in Nigeria with interest-free, collateral-free loans. The Senior Special Assistant on Media & Publicity to the Vice President, Mr Laolu Akande, said this on Thursday while giving a progress report on the GEEP micro-credit products (TraderMoni, … Continue reading FG Remains Committed To Empowering 30m MSMEs With Interest-Free Loans, Says Osinbajo

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Three Rescued Days After Indian Building Collapse

  Indian emergency workers Friday rescued three people trapped under the rubble of a collapsed building for three days, officials told AFP as the death toll rose to 17. Emergency workers were searching for eight more people after the five-storey building in southern Karnataka state caved in on Tuesday, officials said. A video shared by … Continue reading Three Rescued Days After Indian Building Collapse

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May Makes Final Push For Brexit Deal With New Timetable

  Prime Minister Theresa May returns to Britain on Friday vowing to make “every effort” to win over MPs opposed to her EU divorce deal, hours after securing a delay to Brexit from European leaders in Brussels. The embattled premier faces daunting odds to persuade recalcitrant British lawmakers to back a plan they have already … Continue reading May Makes Final Push For Brexit Deal With New Timetable

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Kano Supplementary Election: Police Reiterates Commitment To Maintaining Peace

  The Nigeria Police has reiterated its commitment to ensure that peace and order is maintained during the supplementary elections on Saturday in Kano State. Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG), Anthony Michael who spoke to Channels TV, urged voters to carry out their civic responsibilities as the personnel deployed would work professionally, without fear … Continue reading Kano Supplementary Election: Police Reiterates Commitment To Maintaining Peace

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