Ovie Okpare, Warri The Police in Delta State on Monday confirmed the death of a hotelier who reportedly set himself ablaze in one of the apartments in his family compound in Abraka, Ethiope East Local
A technical mission of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on tax policy has completed its work in Ukraine as part of a two-week visit, according to the Ukrainian Finance Ministry.
The Independent National Electoral Commission says it has not suspended its 202 staff members indicted for election malpractices by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission’s report. INEC’s Direct
The British billionaire businessman, Richard Branson, has said that President Donald Trump is “an embarrassment for the world,” saying his first two months in office had been “disastrous,”
The Chinese activist artist Ai Weiwei will build dozens of fences in New York for an exhibition opening in October that focuses on walls that divide people and mark borders. A champion of refugees and
President Jacob Zuma condemns corporal punishment, while also expressing concern at the high number of school girls who fall pregnant.
Pastor of the Albouystown Fellowship and leader of the Guyana Apostolic Team, Elsworth Quintel Williams, is the new Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Central Housing and Planning Authority (C
Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, on Monday paid a visit to former governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu at his residence in Lagos. Ganduje is in Lagos to attend the Annual Ahm
Below is a roundup of major events on Monday, 27 March:
Police said they discovered weapons and explosives including a suicide bomb vest stashed in the basement of a Johannesburg building.
The Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, has taken to the social media to mock his critics after the Vice-Chancellor of the Ahmadu Bello University testified that he graduated from the univers
British police said they had found no evidence that Khalid Masood, who killed four people in an attack on Parliament, had any association with Isis, but he was clearly interested in jihad.
Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has dismissed all accusations used by a Russian court to formalize a warrant for his arrest.
The Prime Minister estimated that private and public investment to fix up town and city properties could reach €5 billion by 2023, but warned that there is a danger of losing the very identity that a
President Jacob Zuma's decision to bid Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan home from an investor roadshow in London was met with condemnation, as the rand weakened.
The Federal Government has concluded plans to borrow $6.1bn from Chinese Exim Bank to complete all rail projects in the country by 2019. The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, disclosed t
NGOs have nothing to do with the state budget. Why Poroshenko wants to make NGO members to declare their incomes is anyone’s guess, Head of the Center for Countering Corruption NGO Vitali Shabunin sai
The Indonesian Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Harry Purwanto, has dismissed as untrue the impression that Nigerians are responsible for drug-related problems in his country. Purwanto told the News Agency
The first cargo has arrived at the Baku International Sea Trade Port from Kazakhstan’s new port Kuryk
NASA has released its highest-resolution color image of Pluto, showing the dwarf planet dramatically backlit by the sun. Read Full Article at RT.com
Never again will terrorists take over and occupy any part of Nigeria’s territory, President Muhammadu Buhari vowed in Sambisa Forest on Monday. The President made the vow when he declared the 2017 Nig
FIdelis Soriwei, Abuja There was a fire outbreak at the National Headquarters of the Indepedent National Electoral Commission in Abuja on Monday. An official of the commission who witnessed the fire i
Two Ukrainian soldiers were killed and another three were wounded in Donbas on Monday, March 27, according to the press center of the Ukrainian Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) headquarters.
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of an operational base for the Nigerian Navy in the Lake Chad area to enhance security along the Basin. The Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Admiral
Senate President Bukola Saraki has denied ever importing any bullet proof car, contrary to the report laid before the Senate. Saraki said this when he appeared before the Senate Committee on Ethics, P
During the drills, the soldiers will practice an emergency withdrawal from their permanent bases amid the threat of a terrorist attack
A self-confessed porn addict will finally be jailed after he decided not to proceed with an attempt to get his looming jail time re-looked at.
Monster truck driver Lee O’Donnell took home the 2017 Monster Jam World Finals Freestyle Championship title in style by landing the first-ever monster truck front flip on Sunday. Read F
The US Department of State has been trolled for a tweet it posted condemning the detention of protesters at an unsanctioned rally in Moscow, with the agency accused of hypocrisy over it
Mexican companies who assist in the construction of US President Donald Trump's planned border wall will be considered “immoral” and their owners and shareholders will be dubbed “traito
The White House announced today action against sanctuary cities, saying that states and local jurisdiction must prove compliance with immigration law before they can be eligible for $4.