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July 19, 2018 7:59 PM Dino Melaye escapes assassination attempt in Kogi

Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi west district at the National Assembly Thursday allegedly escaped another assassination attempt on his life as unknown gunmen allegedly open fire on his car. The Senator, who arrived Kogi State on yesterday, was in his constituency to commission over 143 projects scattered across the seven local government areas 17

July 19, 2018 8:28 AM Akwa Ibom, Australian firm sign pact for Science Park –

Akwa Ibom State Government has finally signed a pact with a foreign firm to revive the abandoned Ibom Science Park project started in 2006 by former Governor Victor Attah, but abandoned by subsequent regimes. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) to resuscitate the moribund multi-billion project was signed by the state government with SERGE Capital Investment 13

July 19, 2018 8:20 AM Transfer: Chelsea sign £45m defender from Juventus

Juventus defender, Daniele Rugani has agreed personal terms with Chelsea and is set to complete a move to Stamford Bridge in the next 48 hours. A five-year contract is believed to have been agreed and he could earn £4m per season. The defender is heading to West London as manager Maurizio Sarri looks to bolster his defence. Reports in England this week suggested 14

July 18, 2018 9:38 PM Transfer news: Liverpool completes signing of Alisson Becker for €75m

Liverpool have completed the signing of Alisson Becker for a fee of €75m (£67m), subject to the Roma goalkeeper passing a medical, according to Sky sport. The 25-year-old travelled to England on a private jet on Wednesday evening and will undergo a medical with the Reds in the next few days. Sky in Italy understands the Brazil international has already 18

July 18, 2018 9:24 PM EPL: Mourinho reveals strikers he’ll use, laments absence of Lukaku, Sanchez

Manchester United boss, Jose Mourinho has revealed players he will use as strikers at the beginning of the season. The former Chelsea boss ruled out Alexis Sanchez for United’s pre-season trip to the United States, adding that Romelu Lukaku would not be available for the start of the season. Sanchez was unable to travel after he was denied a visa, as a result 16

July 18, 2018 6:30 PM Transfer: Belgium goalkeeper, Courtois’ earnings revealed as he agrees deal with Real Madrid

Belgium international goalkeeper, Thibaut Courtois, has agreed terms with Spanish giants, Real Madrid. The Champions League winners are now waiting for the west London Club to give green light for his transfer. Courtois will be out of contract next summer and free to leave the club for nothing, with Chelsea set to cash in after he refused signing an extension 20

July 18, 2018 12:20 PM Scientists Develop New Blood Test For Skin Cancer

Australian scientists revealed they have developed a new blood test to detect melanoma cancer in its early stages, in a move that is set to save millions of lives and significantly reduce costs to the healthcare system. The test works by detecting antibodies produced by the body in response to melanoma and identifying the skin cancer cells before they spread 16

July 18, 2018 10:52 AM Osun guber: APC planning to disrupt our primaries – PDP cries out

As the two leading political parties in the September 22 gubernatorial election in Osun state, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and the main opposition, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, get set to pick candidates for the contest through primaries this week, the PDP has accused the APC of planning to disrupt its primaries slated for Saturday 17

July 18, 2018 10:22 AM We Are Now Returning To A More Dangerous Way Of Doing Business- Barack Obama

Former U.S. President Barack Obama has revealed that the world is now in a phrase of dangerous ways of doing business and is generally in a very uncertain stage. Obama said these words in a speech honouring anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela. “They are strange, they are uncertain. Each day’s news cycles bringing more headspinning and disturbing headlines 15

July 18, 2018 1:22 AM Army court-martials soldiers, hands death sentence, life terms for various offences– The Sun News

A General Court-Martial (GCM) set up by the Nigerian Army has sentenced 13 soldiers to death and life imprisonment for offences ranging from manslaughter, murder, torture to assault and arson. This is even as the army has reiterated its commitment in the fight against terrorism in the North East, and other internal security operations across the country 19