Patience Jonathan diagnosed with ruptured appendicitis
Nigeria’s first lady is being treated for ruptured appendicitis in Germany.
Fuel scarcity spreads nationwide, as long queues resurface
Motorists and commuters alike are presently groaning under the harsh condition occasioned by the artificial scarcity of fuel spreading across the states. Investigation by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondents showed long queues in most fuel stations while some other shut their outlets against motorists. The petrol scarcity, especially in most state capitals, has given rise to […]
My wife is diabolical, man tells court
Ambali Jimoh of Yidi Road, Ilorin, on Tuesday, approached an Ilorin Area Court for divorce on the ground that his wife, Wosilat Ambali, was allegedly “diabolical”. The 42-year-old husband said that his wife was fond of visiting herbalists seeking for spiritual powers. “My wife believes so much in fetishism and found solace in visiting herbalists for […]
Ex- CBN governor was a dependable Nigerian – Orji Kalu
The former governor said Ola Vincent put in place policies that stabilized Nigeria’s economy
Lufthansa cancels 300 flights as passengers hit by strikes
Cabin crew of International Flyer, Lufthansa, have grounded the airline’s activities.
Kidnapped Bayelsa traditional ruler released
The kidnapped Paramount ruler of Okordia clan in Yenagoa Local Government Area off Bayelsa, Richard Seiba, was set free by his captors on Tuesday after nine days in captivity. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) learnt that Mr. Seiba, who was kidnapped on Saturday from his palace, was found on Tuesday morning at Amassoma community […]
Four living tigers, hundreds of pangolins seized from Vietnam car
Tiger bones, made into pastes, are used by herbalists in China and Vietnam to cure headaches.
Nigeria leads other African countries in Paralympics
Africa is doing better in the Paralympics
Commercial motorcyclists head to court over new Lagos Traffic Law
Motorcyclists in Lagos say the Lagos state government has no right to prohibit their movement on federal roads Commercial motorcyclists in Lagos under the aegis of All Nigerian Autobike Commercial Owners and Workers Association, Monday, filed a suit challenging the legality of the new Lagos Traffic Law. Joined as defendants in the suit were the Lagos […]
FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup: USA send out Nigeria
The fine run of Nigeria Women’s U-20 team the Falconets at the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Japan was halted Tuesday morning asthe United States team defeated them 2-0 in first semi final match of the tournament. For the ‘Obama girls’, it was a sweet revenge having been ducked out by Nigeria in the quarter […]
South Africa withdraws miners’ murder charges, temporarily
The tiff between the miners and Lonmin, the world’s third largest platinum producer, continues to draw ire from South Africans
HIV: UNICEF wants more Mother- To-Child transmission prevention centres
UNICEF says that access to ante- natal care is the right of every pregnant woman