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May 23, 2018 3:22 PM Rainstorm destroys schools, hospitals, houses in EnuguThe Sun News

Rainstorm, on Wednesday, wreaked havoc at Ezima Ogboku, Ugbonabor and Ugbo-Okpala communities in Awgu Local Government Area of Enugu State destroying residential buildings, hospitals and schools worth millions of Naira. The Daily Sun who visited the hill communities, on Wednesday, reported that the incident left the people now seeking shelter in neighbouring 19

May 23, 2018 2:10 PM Ooni, Alaafin, Oba of Benin visit Ondo SaturdayThe Sun News

Prominent traditional rulers in the country, including the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi and the Oba of Benin, OmoNoba Ukuakpolokpolo Ewuare II will, on Saturday visit Ikoya in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State. The traditional rulers will be received in the state by Governor Rotimi Akeredolu 17

May 22, 2018 4:00 PM Nigeria vs Atletico Madrid: Super Eagles starting XI revealed

Coach of the Super Eagles team B, Salisu Yusuf, has named his starting XI for this evening’s friendly game against Atletico Madrid. Femi Thomas will start in goal for the Nigerians, while the Nwakali brothers are also included. Former Enyimba marksman, Emem Eduok, will lead the attack for the hosts. The game will be played at the Godswill Akpabio International 25

May 21, 2018 7:09 PM 2019 election: FRSC warns personnel against partisanship

Mr Sunday Maku, Sector Commander, FRSC Kwara Sector Command, on Monday warned officers and men of the agency against supporting any political party in the coming general elections. NAN reports Maku gave the advice during an interaction with officers and men of FRSC Omu-Aran Unit Command in Irepodun Local Government Area of the state. The team also visited 18

May 21, 2018 7:01 AM APC parallel congresses: Ben Bruce attacks ruling party

Ben Murray-Bruce, the Senator representing Bayelsa East constituency, has condemned the All Progressive Congress, APC, over its parallel congresses all over the country. Bruce said the parallel congresses by the ruling party showed it cannot lead the country even at local government level. The Bayelsa lawmaker made the remark in reference to the conduct 22

May 20, 2018 7:13 PM Fishermen Rescue 24 Migrants in Brazil

Brazilian fishermen rescued two dozen migrants from Africa and Guyana found drifting near the north-east coast of Brazil after 35 days at sea, officials and local media said on Sunday. There were 25 migrants — all men — on the boat and two Brazilians who were suspected of being people traffickers, O Imparcial and G1 news sites reported. After spending 20

May 20, 2018 4:15 AM Rohr’s 30-man provisional list best for him, says Owolabi

Among names conspicuously missing in the list is Al Ahly of Egypt striker, Junior Ajayi. Ajayi was the only Nigerian named in the CAF Africa’s best 11.However, many believe that Ajayi was not given enough opportunity to prove his worth before the list was announced. “In as much as everybody seems to know football, it is not everyone that understands 16

May 19, 2018 4:50 PM APC holds peaceful congress in KogiThe Sun News

The All Progressive Congress (APC) held a peaceful state congress at the Confluence Stadium, Lokoja, the state capital, on Saturday. Chairman of the State Congress Committee, Alhaji Ali Mohammed Magashi, explained that a total of 1,017 delegates which cuts across the 21 local government areas of the state were accredited for the exercise. He said the party 29

May 19, 2018 3:16 PM Bauchi Assembly Speaker faults Dogara, others over court action

The Speaker of the Bauchi state House of Assembly, Alhaji Kawuwa Damuna (APC) on Saturday in Bauchi declared that members who dragged the All Progressives Congress (APC) to court are enemies of the party. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Damuna was reacting to court a injunction secured by the Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu 19

May 19, 2018 2:23 PM Royal Wedding: Prince Harry weds Meghan Markle [PHOTOS]

Prince Harry today, Saturday, finally tied the knot with former actress, Meghan Markle. The wedding kicked off with invited 2,640 guests being on ground at Windsor Castle to watch the arrivals. The number includes: 1,200 members of the public from all parts of the United Kingdom; 200 people from charities connected to the couple; 100 students from local 22