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February 23, 2018 1:33 PM Suspected phone snatcher burnt to death in Calabar

A middle-aged man suspected to be a phone thief was on Friday burnt to death in Calabar. DAILY POST gathered that the incident happened at Goldie Street, along the University of Calabar (UNICAL) axis by Eastern Highway in Calabar South Local Government area of Cross River State. An eyewitness, who gave his name as Fidelis Ekpeyong explained that the incident 15

February 23, 2018 7:17 AM Boko Haram strikes in Chad, Cameroon, kill 5

The development came barely 48 hours after the insurgent group attacked Dapchi ‎Girls School in Yobe, whisking away over 94 students. “A group of Boko Haram fighters made an incursion during Tuesday night in Assigashia,” the administrative authorities in the northern Cameroon border area were quoted as saying. The raid was confirmed along with the casualty 16

February 22, 2018 3:59 PM 2018 UTME MOCK: JAMB Bans Pens, Wristwatches, ‘Suspicious’ Eye Gasses

The use of 16 items in the forth coming examinations scheduled for February 26, 2018 has been banned by the Joint Admission Matriculation Board. The Secretary of JAMB UTME Monitoring Groups, Ngozi Egbuna, stated the items in a memo issued to members of the Civil Society Group on Thursday. The memo reads: “Kindly note that examination officials are allowed 17

February 22, 2018 2:23 PM BREAKING: Gunman incident in Brussels, security zone established

The incident is taking place near a primary school in the municipality of Forest, on Rue Jean-Baptiste Vanpe. The school is attended by approximately 350 pupils, and the children have been taken inside as a safety precaution. The mayor of Forest, Marc-Jean Ghyssels, has also confirmed the police operation, citing “suspicion of the presence of armed men,”RTBF reported 17

February 22, 2018 11:32 AM Martins Relishes First Goal In The Asian Champions League For Shanghai Shenhua

The game was Shanghai Shenhua’s second draw in the competition after they opened their group game away to Kashima Antlers with a 1-1 draw. Nigerian international Martins opened the score sheet for the Chinese FA Cup winners in the 26th minute of the encounter before Luke Wilkshire leveled scores two minutes later. Alex Brosque made it 2-1 for Sydney 18

February 22, 2018 10:23 AM United Reveals Worry About Herrera’s Injury

Herrera hadn’t featured in United’s previous three matches due to a muscle injury before being recalled for the last 16, first leg at the Sanchez Pizjuan. “I think it’s a bad injury. He had a small injury that stopped him for the last couple of matches, but the medical department gave him 100 percent ready for last Saturday,” said Mourinho after the game in Spain 15

February 22, 2018 10:22 AM 2019 elections: Makarfi reveals game-plan of Obasanjo’s coalition

Senator Ahmed Makarfi​, former chairman, National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP​, has given an insight into the movement being promoted by ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo. ​Describing the movement as ‘coalition of Obasanjo’, he noted the group is not a political party​. Makarfi explained that the agenda of the movement is to gather 14

February 21, 2018 8:49 AM North using cattle colony to Islamise Nigeria, Igbo wont accept it – Archbishop Chukwuma

Bishop of the Enugu Ecclesiastical Province of Anglican Communion, Archbishop Emmanuel Chukwuma, has said no South East governor will be allowed to give land to terrorists in any guise. He anchored his claim on the fact that herdsmen were worse than separatist group, the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, adding that the move was aimed at Islamising 27

February 20, 2018 3:27 PM Gov. Masari cautions against violent demonstrations in Katsina

Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has advised residents of the state to desist from using violent demonstrations to show resentment to government’s decisions or policies. Masari gave the advice in Katsina on Tuesday when a group in the state, Gwagware Foundation endorsed him and President Muhammdu Buhari for second terms in office. The governor was reacting 22

February 20, 2018 2:25 PM Falcons To Play Ghana in WAFU Cup Semis

Nigeria on Monday defeated Togo 3-1 in their final group match of the 2018 WAFU Women’s Cup of Nations in Ivory Coast. The Super Falcons finished top of Group B with nine points after winning all the three games. They will play Ghana, who finished second in Group A, in the semi-finals of the competition on Thursday. The other semifinal features Ivory 29