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March 15, 2018 1:03 PM Saudi Arabia threatens to acquire nuclear bomb if Iran does

Saudi Arabia says it would rapidly acquire a nuclear weapon if arch-rival Iran develops one, the country’s Crown Prince has warned. Mohammed bin Salman said the Saudis ‘do not want’ nukes but would be forced to develop them should their Shia counterparts acquire them. The 32-year-old heir to the Saudi throne made the comments in an interview in which 23

March 8, 2018 2:16 PM Police commences mop up of arms used by vigilante in Rivers

Police in Rivers State said it had commenced mopping up of illegal firearms used by vigilante groups in the state and Neighbourhood Watch Corps. The command said the move followed a directive from the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris. This was part of a statement in Port Harcourt, the state capital by the Public Relations Officer, DSP Nnamdi 26

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 24

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 18

February 10, 2018 1:58 AM Mike Adenuga buys Masekela’s trumpet

a tale of two African giants—one a giant of enterprise, the other a giant of jazz, Africa’s “Father of Jazz” and trumpet maestro. Their paths crossed in Ghana resulting in Mike Adenuga buying the trumpet of the world-acclaimed South African jazz icon who died in January of prostate cancer at the age of 78. The encounter is told in our long-awaited book, The GURU—Eyewitness 18

January 23, 2018 8:01 AM Qaeda leader calls for killing of Jews, Americans over Jerusalem

A senior Al-Qaeda leader has called on Muslims “everywhere” to rise up and kill Jews and Americans in response to US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. In a video released Monday, Khalid Batarfi said Trump’s decision was “a declaration of a new Jewish-Crusader war” and every Muslim had a duty to “liberate” the holy city, the SITE Intelligence 19

January 21, 2018 6:45 AM US Based Nigerian Charged With First-Degree Murder For Stabbing Fiance

A United States Based Nigerian, Osa Alohaneke, faces the prospect of spending the rest of his life in jail, after he was convicted by a court in Fort Bend County, Houston of the 2015 stabbing to death of his fiancée, a Cameroonian. Alohaneke was charged with first-degree murder and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Jurors acquitted Alohaneke of the assault 22

January 13, 2018 9:03 PM Mugabe’s wife poisoned me, I escaped Zimbabwe via bomb-filled areas – Mnangagwa

Zimbabwe’s new president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, has narrated his journey through landmine areas when he fled the country following his sacking by Robert Mugabe in 2017. The state-run Zimbabwe Herald reported on Saturday that Mnangagwa recounted previously unknown details of his “great escape” from Zimbabwe, during an official visit to Angola 26

January 9, 2018 6:18 AM Obiano warns herdsmen against carrying weapons in Anambra

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has warned cattle herders in the state to desist from carrying dangerous weapons. Obiano said he will not hesitate to invoke the full weight of the law on any cattle herder found carrying dangerous weapons. The governor who addressed indigenes of the state during a reception organised in his country home, shortly 18

November 26, 2017 7:03 AM Real Madrid vs Malaga: Zidane reacts to 3-2 victory

Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane, has admitted his team needs to improve after their 3-2 win over Malaga in La Liga on Saturday afternoon. Karim Benzema headed the home side in front, before Diego Rolan levelled for Malaga. Casemiro restored the champions’ lead almost immediately. Chory Castro made it 2-2 early in the second half, before Cristiano 42