John Charles, Makurdi Chairman, Coalition of Local Government Pensioners, Benue State, Mike Vembe, has said that one of their members committed suicide by hanging due to frustrations with non payment
The liabilities of Azerbaijan’s Bank Standard to individuals and legal entities amount to 1.199 billion manats
Official exchange rate of Azerbaijan’s national currency, the manat, against the US dollar was set at 1.7021 AZN/USD for May 25
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan approved a memorandum on establishment of a joint customs committee, signed between the Turkish Ministry of Customs and Trade and the Azerbaijani State Customs C
Ifeanyi Onuba,Abuja The Nigerian economy recorded its second worst investment inflow in 10 years, with the country attracting a total investment of $908.27m in the first quarter of the 2017 fiscal per
Addressing a conference on challenges to the Slovenian welfare state in Ljubljana on Wednesday, Labour Minister Anja Kopa? Mrak said that the welfare state could not be preserved without changes to th
A 69-year-old married man who was simply identified as Bill and said to be based in Eastern Pennsylvania has reportedly died of heart attack in the course of a masturbation spree, which he streamlined
Below is a roundup of major events on Wednesday, 24 May, until 3 PM local time:
Azerbaijan is satisfied with agreement reached by OPEC and non-OPEC countries for oil output cut and supports extension of the agreement, Minister of Energy Natig Aliyev said in his interview to Caspi
The Governing Council of the Lagos State University has approved the promotion of 228 members of staff of the university. The head of the information unit, Mr Ademola Adekoya, on Wednesday in a state
Femi Makinde, Osogbo Rampaging Nigerian Air Force Institute of Safety, Ipetu Ijesa, have continued their assault and brutalisation of students of the Osun State University in the town. Our corresponde
Azerbaijan’s satellite operator Azercosmos OJSC has announced the Azersky User Group Project in Georgia, Kyrgyzstan and Moldova.
Britain deployed soldiers to key sites Wednesday and raised its terror alert to the maximum after the Manchester suicide bombing by a local man of Libyan origin who may have been radicalised in Syria.
A gay asylum seeker is to be sent back to Iraq because he is ‘not gay enough’, according to a...
Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yuriy Lutsenko has said the Rotterdam+ scheme is dangerous and called on Verkhovna Rada deputies to enact a law regulating payments for coal imports.
Manchester City’s Ivory Coast football great Yaya Toure is to donate along with his agent £100,000 to the victims and their families of Monday’s suicide bombing at a pop concert in Manches
The immune system of a 30-year-old woman turned against her to the point that she has become allergic to everything, including her own husband. Her body had developed an allergy to all food, people, w
The serial production of upgraded Tupolev Tu-160M2 (NATO reporting name: Blackjack) strategic missile carriers is expected to begin after 2021, Defense Minister Army General Sergei Shoigu said on May
At least 30 migrants including young children drowned Wednesday when they fell off an overloaded vessel in the Mediterranean, where tensions are rising between aid ships and the Libyan coast guard.
The opposition United Left (ZL) has called on the government not to sell NLB bank and instead work to reverse the EU Commission's order that the bank should be privatised.
SOCAR was added to the list of shareholders of Iranian E&P Companies, Deputy Oil Minister for International Affairs of Iran Amirhossein Zamaniniya told APA.
A controversial new study is suggesting that same-sex attraction or better still lesbianism in women developed because men get turned on by it. The researchers from the University of Nicosia surveyed
A professor of medicine and forensic pathology has testified in court that injuries sustained by Henri van Breda were most likely self-inflicted.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on Wednesday approved the issue of government domestic loan bonds worth up to UAH 229 billion with redemption in 2025-2047 for the exchange of previously issued gov
Interior Minister Carmen Dan stated on Wednesday that in the context of the terrorism risk increasing after the Manchester attack, the Interior Ministry (MAI) took, as always, "measures that aim at i
Pharmacy chain Belladonna, controlled by Romanian entrepreneurs Florin and Alina-Nicoleta Gheorghita, expects a 5% higher turnover in 2017, up to approximately RON230 million.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman regrets the decision of Ukraine's Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food Taras Kutovyi to resign and is ready to start consultations with MPs on the appo
Troops are being deployed to guard Buckingham Palace, Downing Street, and Parliament after Prime Minister Theresa May warned that another terror attack is “expected imminently.” Read F
Spain’s Supreme Court on Wednesday confirmed a 21-month jail sentence and 2.09-million-euro ($2.25 million) fine imposed on Lionel Messi for tax fraud, months after the Barcelona football star l
Champions Chelsea cancelled Sunday’s Premier League victory parade saying it was “inappropriate” after the Manchester suicide bombing that left 22 dead and over 60 wounded. “Ev
A businessman, Augustine Anyia, on Wednesday urged an Agege Customary Court to dissolve his seven-year-old marriage to his wife, Nneka, due to lack of care, lesbianism and threat to his life. Augustin
The new system will enhance the accuracy of the gun’s traversing system and enhance the speed and range of fire, according to the designer
Slovenian banks generated a cumulative net profit of EUR 128.2m in the first quarter of the year, a drop of 1.2% from the same period a year ago, fresh data from the central bank shows.