Lightning strikes woman to death in U.S.

Lightning strikes woman to death Tragedy struck over the weekend as a 23-year-old woman was killed by lightning at a Florida mud bog and four other people were hurt. The lightning killed Kourtney Lambert, reportedly unfolded at Woodpecker Mud Bog in White Springs on Saturday afternoon. The lightning hit a tree before it reached a […]

Lai Mohammed in Offa says FG will strengthen security

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed (right), at the palace of the Olofa of Offa, Oba Muftau Gbadamosi (seated), when the minister visited on Sunday to condole with the people of Offa, Kwara State, over the recent robbery in the town. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on a visit […]

University of Ibadan medical school shut down

University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan By Olabisi Akinbode The University of Ibadan (UI) on Sunday closed its medical school, directing students to vacate hostels by noon on the same day. The directive is contained in a release signed by the institution’s Registrar, Olujinmi Olukoya, and made available to newsmen in Ibadan. The News Agency of Nigeria […]

Just In: Buhari leaves for London tomorrow

President Muhammadu Buhari: departs for London on Monday for an official visit and CHOGM President Muhammadu Buhari will leave Abuja tomorrow for an official visit to Britain, ahead of  the opening of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meetings on 18 April. Malam Garba Shehu, senior special assistant on media said President Buhari will hold discussions […]

CBN Governor deploys new deputy gov

CBN Governor deploys new deputy gov NEWS DIGEST – Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele has assigned duties to the newly appointed  Deputy Governors  who assumed duty on March 28. The acting Director, Corporate Communications Department, CBN, Mr Isaac Okoroafor, in a statement on Sunday said Mrs Aishah Ahmad was deployed to the […]