In Pictures: Senator Saraki visits NYSC members in Kwara

The President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, today, paid an unscheduled visit to the NYSC Yikpata Camp in Kwara State to condole with them over the loss of Miss Hilda Amadi, an NYSC Corper who passed away earlier last week. In a series of tweets on his personal handle @BukolaSaraki, the Senate President […]

Manchester City break 100-goal barrier in Premier League

Manchester City have broken the 100-goal barrier in the Premier League. The champions’ second goal against West Ham, a Pablo Zabaleta own goal, officially took them through the century mark, with Pep Guardiola’s side reaching the mark in just 35 games. Leroy Sane netted the first at London Stadium, as his effort deflected in off […]

PENGASSAN decries soot menace in Port-Harcourt

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), on Sunday called on the Federal Government and Rivers Government to urgently put an end to illegal refineries causing the soot in Port-Harcourt. A statement issued by Mr Fortune Obi, the National Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the association, said the soot was responsible […]

Asiwaju Tinubu: I’m not a shareholder in VisionScape

The National leader of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, denied the rumor that he was a shareholder in VisionScape, the foreign waste manager currently handling waste collection in Lagos State. The former governor said this when members of the Association of Waste Manager of Nigeria, (AWAN) association paid him a visit […]

Pope Francis decries Benue church attack

Pope Francis has decried an attack on a church in Nigeria that killed 15 people, including two priests. In remarks Sunday to the public in St. Peter’s Square, the pontiff prayed that Nigeria’s Christian community can find harmony and peace. The massacre last week occurred in Benue state in central Nigeria, which has recently seen […]

North Korea to rejoin South’s time zone

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said he would move the country’s clocks 30 minutes forward to unify with the South’s time zone as a conciliatory gesture after Friday’s inter-Korean summit, Seoul said Sunday. The two countries on the divided peninsula have had different time zones since 2015 when the North suddenly changed its standard […]

President Buhari rejoices with chief Mike Adenuga @ 65

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Chief Michael Adenuga who turns 65 on Sunday and commended his deep sense of loyalty and patriotism by investing in sectors that have created jobs for many Nigerians. The president gave the commendation in a congratulatory message addressed to Adenuga which was issued by the president’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, in […]

Army arrest four Boko Haram suspects, collaborator in Yobe

The Army has said it has arrested three Boko Haram suspects in Yobe State. The Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier Gen. Texas Chukwu in a statement said one of the collaborators of the suspects was also arrested along side with them. Brigadier.Gen. Chukwu said that the operation was carried out by troops of 233 […]

Recall: Melaye thanks constituents for shunning exercise

Sen. Dino Melaye has thanked the people of his constituency for “rising to his defence” by shunning the verification exercise held on April 28 to recall him from the Senate. Melaye, in a statement issued in Lokoja on Sunday, also thanked the political leaders, elders and traditional rulers in Kogi West for “rescuing him from […]