Friday, May 26, 2017

Masked gunmen kill 28 in attack on Christians in Egypt

Gunmen attacked a group of Coptic Christians traveling to a monastery in southern Egypt on Friday, killing 28 people and wounding 25 others, and many children were

Democracy Day: Nigeria Declares Monday (May 29) As Public Holiday

The federal government of Nigeria has declared on Monday, May 29, as public holiday to celebrate the 2017 Democracy Day.

Video: Nigerians pay N77,600 hospital bills of stranded mother of triplets

Nigerians have helped paid bills of a couple who gave birth to triplets in Benue State but could not pay the the N77,600 hospital bill. According to Ukan Kurugh, who had

Appraisal as Nigerian Senate passes petroleum governance bill 14 years after

*APC, NUPENG, PENGASSAN hail passage
The Senate on Thursday passed the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill, which seeks

24hours After Anointing Service Ambode Sacks Chaplain For "Disrespecting" His Wife

...priest, family thrown out of residenceThere is anger at the Chapel of Christ the Light, Alausa, Lagos State, after the Presiding Chaplain, Venerable Femi Taiwo, was sacked by the Governing Council allegedly on the

Libya Depot Another 164 Nigerians

Libyan authorities on Wednesday night deported 164 Nigerians who allegedly entered the North African country through illegal means.

Obasanjo’s, Atiku’s Pensions Can’t Build Primary Schools Yet They Own Varsities - Falana

Femi Falana, a human right lawyer and senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN), says the pension of former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Vice-President Atiku Abubakar, is

Magu vows to wipe out corruption in 12 months

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Malam Ibrahim Magu, has declared that his agency would wipe out corruption in the country within

13 years after quitting, Mark Zuckerberg gets (honorary) Harvard degree

Thirteen years after dropping out of Harvard University to work on Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday finally got his degree

Osinbajo remembers Biafra, 50 years after, says Nigerians are greater together

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has underscored the need for Nigerian leaders to give the younger generation the vision on a pathway to unity in diversity.

DSS tenders monies allegedly found in Justice Ngwuta’s house as evidence

The Department of State Services (DSS) yesterday presented before the Federal High Court, Abuja, monies allegedly found in the home of Supreme Court judge, Justice Sylvester

Nigerian Government Approves Closure Of Five Foreign Embassies... More Details

The Federal Government has approved the closure of five foreign missions and embassies, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama said.

TSA testing ramped-up gadget screening at 10 US airports

There's no indication as to when, or if, the policy will be expanded nationwide.

Dubai deploys first robotic police officer

We're not quite in RoboCop town, but the world's first robotic police officer is now on the beat in Dubai.

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Six students kidnapped in Epe,Lagos

Six students of the Igbonla Model college in Epe, Lagos state were kidnapped yesterday evening May 24th. The kidnappers gained entry into the school through a

Here Is How Lack of electricity forces a foreigner to jog at night with torchlight in Nigeria (Video)

Power outage has been one of the major setbacks in Nigeria. But a foreigner who seemed to be unbothered by the country’s electricity condition was spotted in Abuja

Someone says Zlatan Ibrahimovic can shag his wife if he agrees to stay at Man U? (photo)

An elated fan during last night's Europa league win over Ajax permitted Man U's highest goalscorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic to sleep with his wife but only under one

Check out this 9-year-old Nigerian girl with 6 packs and biceps

That girl is only 9-years-old and she's got all those muscles. He

2019 election: NGO to mobilise women in Kaduna

Ahead of the 2019 general election, a Kaduna-based NGO, Women and Youth Awareness Empowerment Network (WOYAEN), will soon commence the mobilisation

Here Is Why Expert urges Nigaria Govt. to fulfill promise to recapitalise FMBN

Mr Kingsley Theophilus, the Chairman, African Shelter Support and Empowerment Initiative, on Thursday urged the Federal Government to fulfill its promise to

18 hideouts of kidnappers, armed robbers demolished in Kogi

Eighteen houses serving as hideouts for kidnappers, armed robbers and other criminals have been demolished in Kogi, an official has said. 

How To Enable Direct Bank Transfer for AdSense Payment in Nigeria

A wire transfer is a method of electronic funds transfer. It allows you to receive funds directly into your bank account. Google sends your earnings in U.S. dollars or Euros,

Wayne Rooney left out of England squad – FA

All-time top-scorer Wayne Rooney was Thursday left out of the England squad for next month’s World Cup qualifier against Scotland and a friendly against France.

NUT, NULGE others to join ongoing strike in Nasarawa-NLC

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Nasarawa State Chapter, on Thursday said three more labour unions would join the ongoing strike by civil servants in the state

Man, 30, docked over alleged motorcycle theft

An Ota Senior Magistrates’ Court in Ogun on Thursday granted a N150,000 bail to one Mukaila Afeez, 30, who allegedly stole a motorcycle. Afeez, whose address is

Court orders Ifeanyi Ubah’s ‘release’

Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court, Lagos, on Thursday ordered the release of the chairman of Capital Oil and Gas limited, Ifeanyi Ubah, held by the State Security Services

NIGERIA: Toddler dumped in University of Maiduguri toilet

It was day of overwhelming emotion at the university of Maiduguri campus when students woke up to behold the horror of a new baby dumped in a toilet in one of the female hostels, witnesses

FG empowers 40 ex-agitators, to boost tourism in N/Delta

As part of efforts to ensure peace in the oil rich Niger Delta region, the Federal Government has empowered not less than 40 ex- agitators, who recently concluded

Ex-militants hail Buhari, score administration high

Some beneficiaries of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), have urged Niger Delta ex-agitators and youths to support President Muhammadu Buhari’s programmes

SPECIAL REPORT: Disappointment, anger in Ogoniland over Nigerian govt’s delay to clean up oil spills

Lekol Bakpoh, a health worker at Biara, Gokana Local Government Area of Rivers State, has lived in constant apprehension about the state of his health and those of his family members for several years.

NEMA to receive 270 returning refugees from Cameroon

About 270 Nigerian refugees who are on forced return from Cameroon, are to be received by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in Yola, officials said.

Herrera: We Won It For Manchester

Ander Herrera has dedicated Manchester United’s Europa League trophy win to the victims of the terror attack that rocked the city on Monday.

Manchester United Win Europa League

Manchester United were crowned Europa League champions after beating Ajax 2-0 at Stockholm.

A little reprieve for Chukwudi, Nigerian jailed by Vietnam

A Nigerian, Izundu Lotanna Chukwudi, found guilty in southern Vietnam of attempting to retail methamphetamine and sentenced to 18 years in jail has won

MUSIC: OC Ft. Reekado Banks – Blow

OC is a lagos based artiste. The new act is showing a great sign of readiness to put his music on the map with his new single BLOW featuring Mavins Superstar Reekado

U.S. steelmakers argue for broad import protections on defense grounds

U.S. steelmakers argued on Wednesday that products from oil drilling pipe to concrete-reinforcing bars need broad protection from imports on national security grounds,

Manchester bomber's father says he did not expect attack

The father of the bomber who killed 22 concert-goers in an attack in Manchester told Reuters in the Libyan capital on Wednesday that he had last spoken to his son some

U.S. warship sails within 12 miles of China-claimed reef

A U.S. Navy warship sailed within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up by China, U.S. officials said on Wednesday, the first such challenge to Beijing under U.S.

Arrests in Libya in hunt for bomber's network

Police made arrests in Manchester and Tripoli on Wednesday as the investigation into a suicide bomber who killed 22 people at a concert venue packed with children focused

How Kris Jenner Gets Three-Year Restraining Order Against Former Security Guard Joshua Jacobs

What a relief for Kris Jenner.
As we reported, the Kardashian matriarch's fired security guard Joshua Jacobs was arrested earlier this month for felony stalking after breaking into the

Donald Trump Finally Got His Hand-Holding Photo With Melania, But Why Does Something Feel So Off About It?

We really hope this is Melania Trump's body double!
Because on Wednesday, Donald Trump was FINALLY pictured holding hands with his wife while admiring the Sistine Chapel for a perfect photo op during a visit to Italy…

Sanders: Trump budget is 'grotesquely immoral'

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) blasted President Trump's new budget as "grotesquely immoral," saying it would rob from the poor to pay the rich.

Estimated 23 million would lose health insurance under Republican bill: CBO

WASHINGTON (REUTERS)  - An estimated 23 million people would lose health coverage by 2026 under Republican legislation aimed

'What a disgrace': Senate Democrats blast GOP healthcare bill after latest CBO score

Democrats in Congress blasted the Republicans' revised American Health

Mertesacker: Wenger’s Uncertainty Not An Excuse

Per Mertesacker believes the uncertainty surrounding Arsene Wenger’s future should not affect the team.

Terry Doesn’t Care About Criticism Surrounding His Farewell

John Terry insists he could care less about the criticism, after he arranged his own substitution in the match against Sunderland.

Facebook and Google dominate web traffic, but not the same kind

This won’t be a shock to anyone who works in publishing, but Google is no longer the referral king.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

"I Have Lost Count Of Men Who Wants Me" - Actress, Jaiye Kuti

Nollywood and Yoruba movies star Jayie Oluwakemi Kuti. Many who has seen her movies before knows that she is a force to recon. She is a wonderful actress, producer,

Pay Gratuities Backlog: Osun State Pensioners Urge Aregbesola

The chairman of the Osun pensioners, Comrade Ilesanmi Omoniyi, said the state governor was insensitive to their plights and lamented that Aregbesola was celebrating his 60th birthday while still owing them and subjecting them to hardship.

Pensioners in Osun state have urged the state governor, Rauf Aregbesola to pay the

Gambian Government Confiscates 86 Bank Accounts, 131 Properties Owned By Former Dictator, Yahaya Jammeh

The new Gambian government, headed by Mr. Adama Barrow, has accused Mr. Jammeh of large-scale fraud, including theft of public funds during his 22-year rule, which was terminated via an electoral defeat in December and subsequent exile in