Nigerian wins gold at Paralympics, breaks world record
The athletes got little or no recognition from the Government and corporate sponsors
Direct your sermons to Nigerian leaders, Oba of Lagos tells clerics
Religious leaders gathered for a peace meeting organised by the National Orientation Agency.
Keyamo faults FG’s claim on Ibori’s $15million bribe
The Lagos lawyer says both the Federal and State Governments are wrong for claiming the $15 million dollar bribe money.
Edo loses N1.2m to illegal tax collectors weekly – Traders Union
The traders union in Edo State says phony task force personnel steal the money collected from street traders
Alarming levels of drug-resistant tuberculosis found worldwide
an array of drugs or capsules
Egypt’s President in Iran, condemns Syrian Government
President Morsi has become the first Egyptian president to visit Iran in over 30 years.
Nigeria wins gold in Paralympics
Nigeria has won her first gold medal in the ongoing London 2012 Paralympics. Yakubu Adesokan won gold in powelifting on Thursday. The gold medal is a sharp contrast from the London 2012 Olympic Games where Nigeria got no medal. Mr. Adesokan’s gold is the first by an African country in the London 2012 Paralympics, which started […]
Ojukwu honoured in Anambra, as Jonathan commission’s statue
A stature in honour of the late Biafra leader has been erected at a strategic entry point into the south eastern part of the country.
Tanzania, S/Leone, seek tertiary education funds from Nigeria
Despite cries of poor funding, Nigerian tertiary education is still a model for some African countries.
Eight public facilities that have gone extinct in Abuja
Nigeria’s capital city, Abuja, is deteriorating and the meagre infrastructure are going extinct.
80% of Bakassi indigenes are from Akwa Ibom- Gov. Akpabio
Abstract: The Governor of Akwa Ibom insists that Bakassi was wrongfully ceded to Cameroon by the International Court of Justice.
FCT Area Councils share N1.78b revenue, SURE-P allocations
The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) on Wednesday shared the sum of N1.786 billion among its six Area Councils being funds received from the Federation Account Allocation Committee and the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (SURE-P). The six FCT Area Councils are also expected to share $1,597,048.73 from the Excess Crude Account. The Minister of […]
Anambra governor, Peter Obi, in brewery ownership scandal
Critics ask the governor to step down for allegedly cornering shares in a company own by his state
Nigeria, China collaborate in marine science research
Nigeria and China have embarked on a major marine research.
Stop giving Boko Haram money, JTF warns Maiduguri residents
Traders in Maiduguri pay the Boko Haram for arms seized by the JTF.
Soyinka to grace re-opening of universities in Cote d’Ivoire
Wole Soyinka will join other eminent persons at the re-opening of schools that have been shut since 2010 in the war torn country.
FG asks Adamawa to relocate persons living in flood prone areas
The Federal Government says the flood victims are obstinate and have refused to leave the flood prone areas.