Friday, June 23, 2017

How Trump’s dubious claims make the entire government react


The Washington Post logoThe words leapt from President Trump’s mind to Twitter at 8:26 a.m. on the Friday after he fired FBI director James B. Comey, setting off a cascade of activity

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Insight: How Etisalat loan will affect the banks

A leading stockbroking firm in Lagos provides an insight into the Etisalat loan imbroglio and how a default will affect the 13 Nigerian banks especially

Beware of our air power, Israel warns Hezbollah

Israel has significantly increased its air superiority in the last decade following Israeli–Lebanese conflict of 2006, its Air Force chief has stated, warning

Apapa-Wharf road gridlock can result to fuel scarcity -NUPENG

Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has expressed worry that the gridlock being experienced by petroleum tankers and articulated

sultan assures Nigeria will remain indivisible

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has promised that the traditional institution would continue to work relentlessly for Nigeria to remain peaceful,

Nigeria: Armed Robbers Set House Ablaze In Benin City. Cart Away Goods (Photos)

Men of the underworld set a house ablaze after making away with goods and other valuables during a robbery operation in Benin City, Edo State. According to an

Container Truck Fell Flat On A Car In Port Harcourt And Driver Survives (Photo)

This is definitely a miracle as the driver survived such an accident. The container truck

Turkey steps up support for Qatar, discusses Gulf tensions with Saudi

Turkey sent a first ship of food supplies to Qatar on Thursday and was also sending a small contingent of soldiers, media reported, while President Tayyip Erdogan spoke

NNPC Completes Payment Of N450 Billion Debt To FG

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has announced the complete payment of a N450 billion debt it owed the Nigerian government.

Nigerian Customs Destroys 4118 Cartons Of Frozen Poultry In Owerri (Photos, Video)

The Nigeria Customs Service Federal Operations Unit Zone C Owerri destroyed 4118 cartons of frozen poultry with duty paid value of N83,389,500 yesterday at the

Mother Of 4 Dupes Facebook Lover N5 Million (photo)

A single mother of four, Aishat Akintunde, 33, has been arrested in Lagos for allegedly defrauding her Facebook lover of money and properties valued at about N5 million.

Photo Of The Woman Raped And Killed By Herdsmen In Edo As People Protest

A woman identified as Margaret Udiamehi has been ra*ped and beheaded by men suspected to be herdsmen at Ekpoma, in Edo State.

100 Amnesty delegates clinch 11th fellowship

100 delegates of the Presidential Amnesty Programme have been inducted as fellows of the International Institute of Tourism and Hospitality.

Nigeria to become 3rd most populous country by 2050 – UN report

Nigeria is projected to be the world’s third most populous country by the year 2050, according to a report released by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs.

CCT ruling: FG drags Saraki to Appeal Court

The Federal Government has appealed a ruling of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) which acquitted Senate President, Bukola Saraki, last week.

Drop Your Presidential Ambitions - Shehu Sani To El-rufai

Senator Shehu Sani has openly advised Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-rufai to shelve any presidential or vice presidential ambition he is currently having.

Senate healthcare bill expected to cut back Medicaid expansion

A healthcare bill being unveiled by U.S. Senate Republicans on Thursday is expected to roll back the Obamacare expansion of the Medicaid healthcare program for the poor

Dozens killed in Afghanistan as car bomb hits bank branch

A car bomb exploded outside a bank in Lashkar Gah, capital of the southern Afghan province of Helmand on Thursday, killing and wounding dozens of civilians and

26-Year-Old Woman Kidnaps 17-Year-Old Boy For S*x In Lagos, Now Pregnant For Him

A 26- year -old woman, Oluchi Paul, was on Wednesday brought before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court over the alleged abduction of a teenage boy.

Sub-regional intelligence gathering aided Evans’ arrest’

*IGP pledges more collaborations to check criminality

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has attributed the arrest of Chukwujeme Onwamadike, popularly known as Evans, largely to information sharing