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September 23, 2017 7:12 PM 3 killed as Niger Delta militants strike oil vessel in Bayelsa

Some gunmen believed to be militants have hit a tug-boat loaded with crude oil in the souther Ijaw creeks in Bayelsa state causing chaos in surrounding areas. Premium Times reports that the incident happened less than three weeks after a similar attack in an ambush on a military houseboat that led to the death of two persons. NAIJ.com learnt that the gunmen 14

September 23, 2017 4:55 PM Gunmen kill two policemen, one NSCDC operative in Bayelsa

Gunmen, suspected to be sea pirates, have murdered two policemen and an operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in Bayelsa State. The incident reportedly occurred on Friday night on the Ekebiri waterways of Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of the state. The sea pirates, it was learnt, lay in wait in a concealed position in Ekebiri 16

September 20, 2017 6:56 PM Mexico earthquake: Children killed at collapsed primary school

At least 21 children and five adults died at a primary school which collapsed in Mexico City during Tuesday's quake, the government says. The shallow, 7.1 magnitude quake killed at least 225 people in total and caused major damage across states in the centre of the country. Hopes rose at the school when a girl was located alive and a delicate operation 24

September 20, 2017 1:26 PM Rescuers search rubble of school as Mexican quake toll hits 217

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Rescue workers scrabbled through rubble as dawn broke on Wednesday, searching for dozens of children feared buried beneath a Mexico City school, among hundreds of buildings destroyed by the country’s most lethal earthquake in a generation. The magnitude 7.1 quake on Tuesday killed at least 217 people, nearly half of them in the capital 17

September 18, 2017 2:25 AM Nigeria Agriculture Awards woos younger generation

Winners of the Nigeria Agriculture Awards, NAA, 2017 essay competition for secondary schools and tertiary institutions across the country with the theme, “Building a Crop of Young Young Agropreneurs,” have received their cash award. During the 2017 NAA awards presentation ceremony in Lagos, cash awards were presented to three groups that emerged winners 14

September 17, 2017 11:31 PM 50 killed as boat capsizes in Niger

OVER 50 persons have been reportedly killed when a boat capsized in Kiri village in Munya Local Government Area of Niger State on Sunday. Sixty people were said to have boarded the boat, including men, women, and children but only 50 bodies had been found as of the time of filing this report. Four of the victims, it was learnt, were rescued alive while 18

September 17, 2017 8:00 AM Iceberg Slim: Oluwa [Music]

Iceberg Slim is back with a new single and this one is titled “Oluwa”. The talented rapper took a short break from the music world and he reintroduces himself to the world with this new catchy and infectious new single. On this one the Tru Wave Entertainment flexes his muscle as he shows his versatility with some heartfelt lyrics and sweet melodies over a speaker-banging 19

September 15, 2017 8:30 PM Guardiola speaks on Yaya Toure’s future at Manchester City

Manchester City manager, Yaya Toure, has insisted that the team “needs him”. Toure has not featured for the Etihad club this season, as he was named on the bench for their first three matches, before then missing out entirely against Liverpool last time out. According to reprots, it is due to City’s coaching staff being concerned with a perceived lack of fitness 19

September 15, 2017 6:37 AM Curfew in Jos, IPOB members burn Aba police station, vehicles

The Ariaria Police Station in Aba, the commercial hub of Abia State, was set ablaze by men, believed to be members of the Indigenous People of Biafra on Thursday. The incident occurred some hours before the Federal Government ordered the withdrawal of troops from major towns in Abia State, which have been under siege since Saturday when the Nigerian 26

September 14, 2017 6:17 AM Pogba could miss Liverpool clash in October

Manchester United fear Paul Pogba could miss next month’s Premier League clash with Liverpool, because of the hamstring injury he suffered against Basel on Tuesday in the Champions League. Pogba was substituted in the 19th minute of the game and although he did not need to go to hospital, the player left Old Trafford on crutches. The 24-year-old had a scan at United’s 17