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February 20, 2018 8:44 PM Youths protest in Ebonyi over gruesome murder of ex-speaker`s brother

Youths of Nwofe Agbaja community, in Izzi local government area of Ebonyi state on Tuesday staged protest over the gruesome murder of the brother of ex- Ebonyi house of assembly speaker Augustine Nwankwoagu. However, the youths also accused the Speaker of the state Assembly, Francis Nwifuru and the Special Assistant to Ebonyi state Governor on Internally 17

February 18, 2018 10:33 AM Kosovo Celebrates Tenth Year Independence

The people of Kosovo are celebrating a decade of the country’s independence as security forces march through the streets of the capital city, The celebration is a moment of pride for its ethnic Albanian majority although sovereignty remains fiercely contested by Serbia. The parade is part of a weekend of festivities and comes a day after Pristina-born 21

February 18, 2018 5:41 AM Ishola: What my husband said before he died – Wife, Adebola

Mrs Adebola Ishola, wife of the late renowned playwright, Prof. Akinwunmi Ishola has revealed what her husband said before giving up the ghost. According to her, Prof. Ishola gave no sign that he was going to die anytime soon. She told reporters in Ibadan, Oyo State capital on Saturday evening that Ishola took a spoonful of custard on Saturday at 9 a.m and repeatedly 16

February 17, 2018 7:08 AM Blood of Nigerians carpet for APC coronation – Afenifere attacks Gov. Yari

Pan-Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere has slammed Zamfara State governor, Abdulaziz Yari over recent attack on the State, which left 41 dead. National Publicity Secretary of the group, Yinka Odumakin, in a short statement accused the governor of laxity. Odumakin further compared Gov. Yari’s visit to Daura to Buhari’s refusal to visit Benue victims 18

February 17, 2018 7:05 AM Zamfara killings, senseless act – Saraki

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has reacted to the gruesome attack on Zamfara community, which left 41 people dead. Saraki on Friday night condemned the latest killings, describing it as a senseless act. He charged security agencies to arrest and prosecute perpetrators of the act. The senate president in reaction to the attacks on his social 16

February 16, 2018 4:03 PM Army admits killing vigilante in Edo

The Nigerian Army 4 Brigade in Benin -City,Edo State on Friday admitted that its troops mistakenly shot dead a member of vigilante in Olobo community during an exchange of gunfire with suspected armed robbers in the State. The Army made this known in a statement signed by its Assistant Director of Public Relations, 4 Brigade, Capt. Mohammed M Maidawa 20

February 15, 2018 9:31 AM JUST IN: Prof. Ukwu, ex-Education Commissioner in East Central State is dead

Prof. Ukwu I. Ukwu, Education Commissioner in the defunct East Central State is dead. Ukwu, an economist and former Executive Director, Centre for Development Research, Management and Training, died in an Enugu hospital on Feb. 12 at the age of 84, after a brief illness. The wife of the deceased, Comfort, confirmed the demise of the educationist on Thursday 16

February 15, 2018 9:24 AM Expelled 19 Year-Old Student Kills 17, Injures Others In Mass Shooting

Nikolas Cruz is the 19 year-old boy who killed at least 17 and injured several in a mass shooting that took place in a South Florida High School o Wednesday. According to reports Nikolas who had been expelled for disciplinary reasons, was equipped with a gas mask and smoke grenades, set off a fire alarm to lure students before shooting. “He was quickly 16

February 15, 2018 9:14 AM Trump reacts to killing of 17 students

President of United States of America, Donald Trump has reacted to Florida shooting on Wednesday that left 17 students dead and dozen others inured. The shooting was carried out by a former student identified as Nikolas Cruz, 19, who had been expelled for disciplinary reasons, authorities said. Trump on his official twitter page offered his condolences 17

February 15, 2018 8:52 AM Morgan Tsvangirai, Zimbabwean opposition leader is dead

Morgan Tsvangirai, popular Zimbabwean opposition leader who fought Robert Mugabe’s regime for many years, has died at the age of 65 after battling with cancer, a party official said. His death on Wednesday night throws uncertainty over his Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party less than three months after the army ousted his 93-year-old foe from the presidency 15