Category: News

 Senate threatens to arrest Glo CEO, 15 others

Reports from the News Agency of Nigeria NAN indicates that the Senate has threatened to issue warrant for the arrest of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Glo Mobile and other firms that failed to honour its invitation on alleged complicity in N30 trillion revenue probe. The Senate gave the 16 companied who failed to appear before […]

Nigerian Pirates kidnap Moroccan crew

Nigerian pirates have kidnapped five crew members, three of them from Morocco,  from a general cargo vessel identified as the Panama-flagged Oya 1 around 15 nautical miles south west of Bonny Island. The kidnapping, according to World Maritime News, quoting Moroccan media,  occurred 31 July. The attack was confirmed by IMB Piracy Reporting Centre. “The […]

”FELA never Dies”

  Entertainment maverick Charly Boy and the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), on Wednesday eulogised late Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, exactly two decades after his demise. According to NAN, Charly Boy described the late Fela as “unequalled legend who preached against corruption, injustice and other societal ills. “The truth is Fela never dies; he […]

Bride threatens Husband with Gun after Wedding

Police have arrested a newly-married woman, Kate Elizabeth Prichard  who threatened to kill her husband with a gun hours after the two got married. The 25-year-old bride was arrested by Policemen in Tennessee, South of USA, after she allegedly put a gun in her groom’s head during an argument only hours after the couple said, […]

Ortega now World’s Second Richest

 Founder of Zara, Amancio Ortega, has mysteriously become the second riches person in the world, edging out Jeff Bezos. According to Forbes, Ortega’s net worth is $85.5 billion, compared to Bezos’ estimated net worth of $84.6 billion. Ortega claimed the No. 2 spot on the list of the world’s richest people on Tuesday, Forbes reported. […]

Goodluck Jonathan clarifies Reports on Abuja Home Burglary

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has confirmed that his house was burgled by policemen guarding the property. According to Vanguard, he said this in a statement issued by his spokesman Ikechukwu Eze on Tuesday night. Goodluck Jonathan said that his house was stripped bare by the thieves. Every movable item, including furniture sets, electronics, toilet fittings, as well as all internal doors and frames, […]

U.S. considers military options against N/Korea

The U.S. Government says it is ready to unleash American military might to back its diplomacy when it comes to preventing North Korea from developing a nuclear missile capable of hitting the United States. But there is no easy military solution to the crisis and several of the options potentially under consideration could risk thousands […]

BRICS Nations to fight Protectionism

BRICS nations have pledged to fight protectionism and safeguard intellectual property rights, as U.S. President Donald Trump considers action against what he sees as unfair trade practices by China News Agency of Nigeria reports.. According to a statement on Wednesday by Chinese Commerce Minister Zhong Shan, trade ministers from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South […]

Anxiety Mounts As Presidential Jet Allegedly Departs From London

Nigeria’s Presidential jet in London has departed the country on August 1, Vanguard News is reporting According to the news outlet, the whereabouts or destination of the jet could not be ascertained which consequently caused anxiety within the presidential villa The Presidency is said to have denied having awareness of the development as both media […]

Saraki confirms Senators have fulfilled their N300k per person pledge to IDPs

Senate President Bukola Saraki has confirmed that all members of the Upper Chamber has fulfilled their October 2016 pledge to contribute N300,000 each to support Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the North-East. He made this known on Tuesday, on the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja, adding that the senate would continue to tackle humanitarian crisis […]
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