Maryam Sanda’s trial stalled as witness disappears

The police yesterday failed to commence leading evidence in the murder trial of Maryam Sanda following the decision of the first witness to leave the courtroom before he was called. Police prosecutor, CSP James Idachaba told the court that at least two of the prosecution’s witnesses were in court and that he was ready to […]

Shin ko kun san garin da kusan kowa ke tallan asuwaki?

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionMata da maza a kauyen Abokim, na sayar da asuwaki Bisa tarihi dai, kowanne gari da sana’ar da ya shahara a kai wadda kuma galibi al’umarsa ke dogaro da ita. A kauyen Abokim, da ke karamar hukumar Etung a jihar Cross-River ta kudancin Najeriya, baya ga noma wanda shi ne gadon […]

Manufar Yarjejeniyar kasuwancin bai-daya a Afrika

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionKasashen Afrika sun fi huldar kasuwanci da Turai da Asiya. A yau Talata ne ake bude taron shugabannin Tarayyar Afrka inda ake sa ran za su sanya hannu kan yarjejeniyar kasuwanci ta bai-daya. Sai dai za a gudanar da taron ne ba tare da Najeriya ba, ta biyu a karfin tattalin […]

Facebook shares fall, Zuckerberg loses $5b

Facebook shares stumble in Wall Street over personal data violations Facebook shares plunged Monday as the social media giant faced an onslaught of criticism at home and abroad over revelations that a firm working for Donald Trump’s presidential campaign harvested and misused data on 50 million members. On Wall Street, Facebook shares skidded 6.8 percent […]

Osinbajo: FG speeds up rail, to develop Warri, Onitsha ports

Osinbajo, right at the 7th Presidential Business Forum in Abuja Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said the Federal Government is taking multi-pronged measures, such as speeding work on the Lagos-Ibadan rail and developing Onitsha and Warri ports to ease the congestion at the nation’s premier port in Apapa. Government, he said, is also working on reducing […]

CPC intervenes for Nigerians as Ford recalls 1.4m vehicles

Ford Motors By Folasade Folarin Mr Babatunde Irukera, Director-General, Consumer Protection Council (CPC) has called on Nigerians using Ford vehicles to contact the organisation following a recall in the U.S. of about 1.4 million vehicles by Ford Motor Company. Irukera who made the call in a statement on Monday in Abuja said the recall announced on […]

Grand Corruption the biggest problem of Nigeria’s economy

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo: says corruption is a major problem of Nigeria’s economy Remarks by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the 7th Presidential Business Forum in Abuja, in which he illustrates how grand corruption is inimical to Nigeria’s economic development Let me join my cabinet colleagues in thanking you for making the time yet again […]

China ready to fight `bloody battle’ to remain one

Chinese President Xi Jinping President Xi Jinping of China has warned that the country was ready to fight “the bloody battle” to regain its rightful place in the world as and to remain one. In a blistering nationalist speech on Tuesday, he warned against any attempts to split China. Xi’s address capped an annual session […]

Student pilot forces aircraft to land

Super Mushshak aircraft The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) training aircraft was on Monday forced to land in Kauran Dawa in Saminaka Local Area of Kaduna State by the student pilot. Authorities confirmed the student pilot has forced-landed a Diamond 40 Trainer Aircraft which was on a solo mission on Monday, as part of flying training […]

Militants threaten Nigeria over Boroh

Niger Delta Militants Ten Niger Delta militant groups, including the Reformed Niger Delta Avengers, have given the federal government four weeks to reinstate the sacked Coordinator of the Amnesty Programme, Retired General Paul Boroh. The militants warned that they would unleash fresh attacks on oil installations and facilities across the Niger Delta region if the […]