Saturday, April 19, 2014
Sunderland breaks Mourinho’s record with Chelsea win

Sunderland breaks Mourinho’s record with Chelsea win

April 19, 2014

The game between Aston Villa and Southampton ended goalless.…... read more

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LASU VC urges lecturers not to embark on strike

LASU VC urges lecturers not to embark on strike

April 19, 2014

The LASU chapter of ASUU had on April 15 issued its management another 14-day ultimatum trade dispute.…... read more

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Death toll climbs to 13 in worst tragedy on Everest

Death toll climbs to 13 in worst tragedy on Everest

April 19, 2014

“We were tied on a rope and carrying gas to camp, there was a sudden `hrrrr’ sound,” said Kami Sherpa, 25.…... read more

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Reflect on unity, CAN urges Nigerians at Easter

Reflect on unity, CAN urges Nigerians at Easter

April 19, 2014

Ayoo Oritsejafor …. CAN president Mr. Oritsejafor called for more prayers for the country to emerge stronger.…... read more

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How Nigeria can defeat Boko Haram  – Bola Tinubu

How Nigeria can defeat Boko Haram – Bola Tinubu

April 19, 2014

Boko Haram insurgents Mr. Tinubu said only a bi-partisan approach can reign in Boko Haram and secure the country,…... read more

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Nigeria Entertainment Roundup: Sean Tizzle releases debut album

Nigeria Entertainment Roundup: Sean Tizzle releases debut album

April 19, 2014

Kcee got a new car as a birthday gift.…... read more

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The truth about ASUP, COEASU strikes, By Simeon Nwakaudu

The truth about ASUP, COEASU strikes, By Simeon Nwakaudu

April 19, 2014

Nyesom Wike “The Federal Government under President Jonathan has also expended N12 billion for the construction of teaching laboratories for State and Federal Colleges of... read more

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“Piracy is killing Nollywood”, Nigerian Producer says

“Piracy is killing Nollywood”, Nigerian Producer says

April 19, 2014

“You make a film today; next week you will see it in the compilation of 20 films, selling at N100.…... read more

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Easter: Nigeria Islamic Council felicitates with Christians

Easter: Nigeria Islamic Council felicitates with Christians

April 19, 2014

The message, signed by Ishaq Oloyede, Secretary-General of the Council, also reassured the Christian community in Nigeria, of sincere collaboration of Muslims.…... read more

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Nyanya Bombing: Ekweremadu seeks change in Nigeria’s police system

Nyanya Bombing: Ekweremadu seeks change in Nigeria’s police system

April 19, 2014

Ekweremadu, Deputy senate president “The type of police system we are running is not suited for a federal system of government.”…... read more

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Easter: Nigeria will overcome retrogressive, divisive forces – Jonathan

Easter: Nigeria will overcome retrogressive, divisive forces – Jonathan

April 19, 2014

President Goodluck Jonathan “As a result of our efforts and those of previous administrations, the Nigeria economy is now the largest in Africa and the... read more

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Police officer arrested for planting suspicious item in church

Police officer arrested for planting suspicious item in church

April 19, 2014

He was on his way out when security officials at the gate asked him for the item he went in with.…... read more

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INTERVIEW: My party, APC, was wrong on NNPC swap arrangement – Lawmaker

INTERVIEW: My party, APC, was wrong on NNPC swap arrangement – Lawmaker

April 19, 2014

Abdulmumin Jibrin “Let me state it very clearly, that I am a member of the APC and I believe in the ideals of the party.”…... read more

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Governor Nyako accuses Jonathan administration  of genocide against Northern Nigeria

Governor Nyako accuses Jonathan administration of genocide against Northern Nigeria

April 19, 2014

Adamawa State Governor, Murtala Nyako “The Administration has also hired militia from all across especially North Africa who have been deceived into accepting to come... read more

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Ghosts Of The Past Should Be Lessons Of The Future, By Hannatu Musawa

Ghosts Of The Past Should Be Lessons Of The Future, By Hannatu Musawa

April 19, 2014

Hannatu Musawa Twenty years on and it still haunts me; and so many people around the world. On April 6, 1994, Hutus began slaughtering the... read more

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Pakistani president cancels visit to Nigeria over Boko Haram attacks

Pakistani president cancels visit to Nigeria over Boko Haram attacks

April 19, 2014

Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain Photo Credit: http:// ihrtimes.com Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain has called off a planned visit to Nigeria after a deadly bomb killed... read more

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Abuja explosion: Egypt condoles with Nigerians

Abuja explosion: Egypt condoles with Nigerians

April 18, 2014

 Egypt said it would continue to support Nigeria in the fight against terrorism.…... read more

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14 more kidnapped female students escape, 44 now accounted for – Borno Commissioner

14 more kidnapped female students escape, 44 now accounted for – Borno Commissioner

April 18, 2014

Borno Governor, Kashim Shettima Eighty-five of the students are yet to be accounted for.…... read more

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Nigerian Police arrest Nigerien in possession of 1,000 passport photographs of young boys

Nigerian Police arrest Nigerien in possession of 1,000 passport photographs of young boys

April 18, 2014

The suspect was arrested in Ogijo, Ogun State.…... read more

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Akwa Ibom journalists honour police summons

Akwa Ibom journalists honour police summons

April 18, 2014

Governor Godswill Akpabio of Akwa Ibom The Council Chairman described the meeting as “refreshing” and “rewarding”.…... read more

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Easter: Fayose, Fayemi, Bamidele sue for peace

Easter: Fayose, Fayemi, Bamidele sue for peace

April 18, 2014

Ayo Fayose The three candidates prayed for peace in the state.…... read more

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Governor Fayemi to start lecturing in Ekiti University October

Governor Fayemi to start lecturing in Ekiti University October

April 18, 2014

Kayode Fayemi The governor also said he intended to reduce the current N50,000 fees payable per student to the barest minimum.…... read more

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Bauchi, Yobe, Borno record 82 crashes, 86 deaths in 2014 – FRSC

Bauchi, Yobe, Borno record 82 crashes, 86 deaths in 2014 – FRSC

April 18, 2014

“The Easter period attracts heavy traffic on highways and we are worried over the rate of deaths and injuries caused by the road crashes.”…... read more

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Egypt’s Caretaker Government rejects call to pardon activists

Egypt’s Caretaker Government rejects call to pardon activists

April 18, 2014

Mubarak is standing trail for the death of protesters during the Arab Spring. Members of the National Council for Human Rights made the call at... read more

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Death toll in Wukari, Taraba violence hits 24 – Police

Death toll in Wukari, Taraba violence hits 24 – Police

and April 18, 2014

Mr. Kwaji, an Assistant Superintendent of Police, said 34 persons were injured while 99 houses were burnt during the crisis.…... read more

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