Photo of Late Saudi King Abdullah and his Thirty wives

Linda-Late Saudi Arabia’s king Abdullah bin Abdulaziz who has passed away on Jan. 22nd, has had 30 wives (not all at the same time) and fathered 40 children – so many that during one religious festival he rented an entire hotel at Taif for a grand reunion of his children and former wives. He had […]

Landlord prohibits male tenants from urinating while standing

Several tenants filed a lawsuit against their landlord after he prohibited them from urinating while standing, court documents filed in Germany have revealed. However, a court in Duesseldorf, has now ruled that the tenants of the rented apartment can stand while urinating in their own bathroom and not worry about the damage their actions might […]

I have fulfilled all the promises I made during 2011 election campaign – Jonathan

By  Ameh Comrade Godwin President Goodluck Jonathan Friday claimed he had fulfilled the promises he made to Nigerians during his 2011 campaign.Jonathan made this remark while inaugurating a five-seater air-conditioned passenger inter-city rail transport system that will link Makurdi, Benue State with Port-Harcourt, Rivers State. Jonathan, who was represented by Vice-President Namadi Sambo, said the […]

2015: US-based group calls on INEC to shift Elections from February to March

A US-based group, Love Your Country Initiative, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to shift the Nigeria general elections slated for Feb. 14 and Feb.28 2015 to March, 2015. This is contained in a statement signed by, Mr Femi Sule, a copy of which was made available to NAN on Friday in […]

Niger Approves Budgets For Local Government Council

Niger State Government has approved the sum of Fifty Nine point Two Billion Naira as the 2015 budgets for the 25 Local government council of the state   This was announced on Wednesday by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry for local government and Chieftaincy affairs, Alhaji Umaru Rijau when he addressed newsmen at the end of […]

Pres. Jonathan To Participate In Late Sister’s Burial Tomorrow

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan’s younger sister, Mrs. Nancy Jonathan-Olei who passed away on Sunday, January 4, 2015 is to be buried tomorrow, Friday, January 23, 2015 in Otuoke, Bayelsa State. According to a burial programme issued on behalf of the Jonathan and Otazi families of Otuoke, Mrs. Jonathan-Olei’s body will leave the Otuoke Comprehensive Hospital […]

Youths attack President’s campaign team in Bauchi

Angry youths in Bauchi on Thursday twice pelted President Goodluck Jonathan’s campaign team with stones and water sachets. The broom-wielding youths first blocked the motorcade of the President on Nasarawa Street as it made its way to the palace of the Emir of Bauchi, where Jonathan and his team were going to pay homage. It […]

New Ebola Drug, Vaccine Trials to Begin Soon

New Ebola vaccine and treatment trials are about to begin in West Africa, U.S. officials say. In roughly two weeks, a study of two vaccines in Liberia will begin enrolling health workers, burial teams and others at high risk of infection, said Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. About […]

14 Killed In Gombe Governor’s Convoy

The police in Bauchi yesterday confirmed that 14 persons were killed in an accident involving the convoy of Gombe state governor, Ibrahim Dankwambo. Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) DSP Haruna Mohammed, in a statement, said the accident occurred at about 7pm yesterday along Bauchi/Gombe Federal highway in Alkareri LGA. Mohammed said three buses and a […]

We don’t have Buhari’s Credentials ~ Army

THE Nigerian Army, on Tuesday, declared that “neither the original copy, certified true copy (CTC) nor statement of result of Major General Muhammadu Buhari’s West African School Certificate (WASC) result is in his personal file.” The outgoing Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier-General Olajide Laleye, who disclosed this at a news briefing in Abuja, said […]