Friday, August 31, 2018
Middle-east heavyweight, Iran has been accused of supporting members of the Shia muslims with weapons of mass destruction.
Iran has given ballistic missiles to Shi’ite proxies in Iraq and is developing the capacity to build more there to deter attacks on its interests in the Middle East and to give it the means to hit regional foes, Iranian, Iraqi and Western sources said.
An apparently disgruntled Nigerian lady has narrated how DJ Cuppy jumped the queue to collect her PVC in Lagos.
DJ Cuppy gets her PVC
An aggrieved Nigerian Ifeoma N Chukwuogo has narrated her ordeal at the INEC Centre where she had gone to collect her permanent voter’s card.
The sprint king was involved in a pre-season hit out for his Australian club after much anticipation by the sporting legend.
The world's fastest man has graced the football pitch in a professional capacity for the first time as Usain Bolt made his debut for A-League side Central Coast Mariners.
Nigerians have been praised for the incredible part they played at the 2018 World Cup held in Russia some months ago.
About 50-day after the 2018 FIFA World Cup have been concluded, FIFA has reckoned that the Russia hosted mundial was a successful phenomena football fiesta.
The story has been told of Jay Jay Okocha, one of Nigeria's most celebrated football stars of all time.
Jay Jay Okocha in action
Augustine Azuka Okocha popularly known as Jay-Jay Okocha was born on the 14th of August, 1973 in Enugu state. He got the name from his brother nicknamed Emmanuel Jay Jay who was so named because of his football skills.
A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Femi Fani-Kayode has told the party the person to pick as presidential candidate.
Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has made his opinion known on the kind of presidential candidate to be selected as flag bearer for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the forthcoming 2019 election.
Nigerian anti-graft agency have apprehended some suspected fraudsters who by forgery and tricks defrauded the unsuspecting public on Canadian visa scam.
The suspected fraudsters
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office on Thursday 30 August, 2018 arraigned Adeshina Taoheed Aderemi, Adekoya Abosede and Ishola Abiodun Kazeem before Justice R. B. Akintola of the High Court of Oyo State, sitting in Ibadan, on seven-count charge bordering on forgery, uttering and obtaining money by false pretence.
The Manchester United boss has been in the firing line after consecutive defeats but he remains confident in his own ability.
Jose Mourinho has declared that he is "one of the greatest managers in the world" amid widescale criticism on the back of Manchester United's consecutive Premier League defeats.
Arsenal will face Portuguese giants, Sporting in the group stage of the 2018-19 Europa League, with Premier League rivals Chelsea taking on PAOK.
Premier League giant, Arsenal will take on Sporting Lisbon in the group stage of the Europa League, as the European football association released the full draws of its 2018/19 season on Friday..
The number of Nigerians being killed in South Africa is increasing by the day as two more Nigerians lost their lives this week.
Mr Adetola Olubajo, President, Nigeria Union, South Africa
The Nigerian community in South Africa has again described as senseless, the latest killing of two Nigerians in South Africa.
A United Kingdom counsel, Philip Hackett, who spoke at the Annual General Conference of the NBA in Abuja on Wednesday, stated that Nigeria cannot be trusted with looted funds if returned to the country.
A young lady identified as Esther narrated how she jumped from a moving vehicle to escape being kidnapped in Rivers State.
An 18 year old girl has been arrested for drugging a man so as to steal his motorcycle, popularly known as Okada.
Media Mogul, Dele Momodu has reacted to Senate President, Bukola Saraki’s declaration to run for presidency in 2019 election.
The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Wednesday night met with its presidential aspirants in Abuja.
Senate President, Bukola Saraki has reacted to a statement by the ‘Not Too Young To Run’ group condemning his declaration for presidency at its programme on Thursday.
Elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark has condemned a statement by President Muhammadu Buhari that his administration would continue to place national security and interests above the rule of law.
A former Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Dr Olawale Idris, was on Thursday reported dead.
Not less than 41 Nigerian prostitutes were arrested in Weiba, Ghana around a place called Choice where several pubs operate at night.
A suspected fraudster has been arrested for abducting his Facebook female friend.
26-year-old Jide Ajayi, was arrested by operatives of the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly abducting a 14-year-old pupil, identified only as Miracle.
The fire destroyed a church, Christ Living Miracle Church, a hotel, four shops and a flour garden along G.U-Ake road, Eliozu, Obio/Akpor Local government Area of the state.
Thursday, August 30, 2018
Former Vice President, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku has said that his interest in the presidency is not out of selfishness but a desire to offer his service to the nation.
While speaking with members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Minna, the Niger state capital on Thursday, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar said that he will work for the success of the party even if he does not win the presidential ticket.
Davido has electrified the Lagos state NYSC Orientation camp as he begins his service with other corp members.
Davido speaks at the orientation camp
It was pure drama that took place today as soldiers, police and the officials of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) had a Herculean time controlling corps members when popular musician, David Adeleke entered the Orientation camp in Iyana Ipaja on Thursday after the opening ceremony of the three week orientation programme for 2,152 2018 Batch B Stream II corps members.
Reno Omokri says he hopes EFCC will not discover billions in Saraki's room now that he has declared to run for president
As he shared on his twitter page.
A custom-made jacket worn to Nigeria by Theresa May, British prime minister, caught the attention of many.
The Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, will Thursday evening be at the Wadata House national secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to pick his nomination form to fly the main opposition party’s flag during next year’s polls.
Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Thursday declared Friday (tomorrow) as holiday to allow public and civil servants who are yet to register or collect their Permanent Voter Cards, PVCs, to do so.
Top Nigerian comedian, AY has reacted after pop star, Davido got mobbed by fellow corpers at an NYSC camp.
Social media caught fire yesterday when it was revealed that Nigerian singer and DMW Boss, Davido will be starting his NYSC. Photos of the star went round the internet, stirring quite a stir.
There are as many as seven Nigerian states which are currently under the threat of getting flooded.
File photo used only for illustrative purpose
The Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA) has raised the alarm over looming flood, especially for those living at the banks of River Niger and its floodplains, Sun News reports.
Former governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole has taken a close swipe at politicians defecting from one party to another.
National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has said the party would not miss politicians who have perfected the art of migrating from one party to another with each election season.
Soyinka Slams President Buhari Over Decision To Set Aside Rule Of Law In The Interest Of National Security
The President of Nigeria has been condemned by Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka for saying rule of law must be subject to the supremacy of the nation's security and national interest.
Soyinka and Buhari
Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has berated President Muhammadu Buhari for saying that rule of law can be suspended for the sake of national security, according to a report by Punch.
Tottenham, Liverpool and Manchester United all face tough tests as the UEFA Champions League on Thursday, released the full draws for clubs ahead of the 2018/2019 season.
Champions League trophy
Cristiano Ronaldo is set for a return to Old Trafford after Juventus were drawn against Manchester United in the Champions League group stage.
Delta Woman Emma Eregarnoma invited his mother, Mrs Oke Eregarnoma, to his house on Caroline Street, Okuokoko after he persuaded her that...
Former Nigeria President, Goodluck Jonathan, has emerged as the Chairman of the African Union’s International Summit Council for Peace (I...
The Lagos State Police Command has confirmed the recovery of the dead body of Oluwabamise Ayanwole, the 22-year-old lady who got missing in ...
The senator representing Oyo Central Senatorial District in the NationaL Assembly, Senator Teslim Folarin, has lost his wife, Angela, who di...