Don wants adequate funding for livestock farming

By Gami Tadanyigbe Prof. Gregory Okagbare, Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), has called on the Federal Government and relevant stakeholders to adequately fund livestock farming to boost nutrition in the country. Okagbare made the appeal during the institution’s 13th Inaugural Lecture with the theme “That All May […]

Brunei’s New Anti-LGBTQ Law Introduces Stoning and Whipping

Brunei’s Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah at the 34th National Day celebrations in February 2018. Photo by Ahim Rani/ Reuters SHARE TWEET Next week, the tiny sultanate of Brunei become the first country in Southeast Asia to make homosexuality a crime punishable by death.  The change is part of a nationwide implementation of the Sharia law that was first […]

Married Woman Dies While Spending Night With Man Who Has Three Wives |RN

The Plateau Police Command has arrested a 42-year-old man, Gundumi Saya, over the death of his married lover, one Mrs. Hajara Markus, who died while spending the night with him. According to the Police charge sheet currently before Justice Daniel Longji of the Plateau State High Court, Jos, Saya, who has three wives and 14 […]

Transfer: Real Madrid goalkeeper, Courtois sends strong message to Chelsea’s Hazard

Real Madrid goalkeeper, Thibaut Courtois, has urged Chelsea star player, Eden Hazard to make a transfer move to the Santiago Bernabeu this summer. Courtois, a former teammate with Hazard during his time at Stamford Bridge, left Chelsea last summer to join the Champions League holders in a deal that saw midfielder, Mateo Kovacic, to join […]

EPL: Lampard speaks on ‘Sarriball’

Former Chelsea midfielder, Frank Lampard, has hailed Maurizio Sarri’s work at the club. Lampard, who faced his former club with Derby County in the Carabao Cup, however, insisted he is not trying to copy any of the managerial greats he has worked with during his career. “I try to be myself; I think that’s very […]

Molde reacts as Solskjaer leaves on permanent basis to Manchester United

Molde have congratulated Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on his appointment as Manchester United’s permanent manager. Solskjaer left his post at the Norwegian club in December to take charge at Old Trafford as caretaker boss, following the departure of Jose Mourinho. It was reported United will pay Molde around £7m to give Solskjaer the job on a […]

Nasarawa Assembly orders SUBEB to stop construction of 100 school projects

The Nasarawa State House of Assembly Committee on Education, has ordered contractors handling the construction of primary school projects across the state to stop work until their need assessment was carried out. Daniel Ogazi, Chairman, House Committee on Education, Science and Technology, gave the directive on Thursday at a meeting with the management of the […]

FAAN luring passengers into Abuja new terminal with freebies

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, is offering passengers free trolley and wheel chair services at the new terminal of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. Henrietta Yakubu, General Manager, FAAN Corporate Affairs, told News Agency of Nigeria this would cater for increased activities as more airlines relocate flight operations to the new terminal. […]