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
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.
A woman has risked her life as she literally wrestled her husband from the jaws of a crocodile. This has netted her a special recognition from the Police. Thirty-four-year-old Elizabeth Shintangu was
Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja Former President Goodluck Jonathan has said that he does not have any certificate scandal. He said it was wrong to have mentioned his names among prominent Nigerians that were sa
Ramon Oladimeji The management of Melrose General Services Limited, whose name featured in the alleged N19bn Paris Club scam involving the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has denied any wrongdoing, s
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has criticized the US-led coalition’s Mosul airstrikes, saying the operation is claiming “more and more civilian lives.” Moscow has requested a UN
Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, has denied owning houses in the Maitama area of Abuja. Magu was quoted as saying this in a st
A man tried to break into the Islamic Center of Fort Collins with rocks, outdoor furniture, and even a Bible, resulting in heavy damage to the building’s doors and exterior. About 1,000
In 2017, the majority of tourists coming to Azerbaijan for the Novruz holiday were Iranian citizens, Muzaffar Agakerimov, advisor to the chairman of the Azerbaijan Tourism Association, told Trend.
The Comptroller-General of Customs, Compliance Task Force, says it has impounded 223 vehicles, 13 of which belong to a senator in Kano State. The task force also said it seized other items, including
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson’s visit to Russia has been postponed due to a scheduling conflict. He will attend a NATO meeting on Friday instead. Read Full Article at RT.com
In 2017, the majority of tourists coming to Azerbaijan for the Novruz holiday were Iranian citizens.
The ‘Lagos @ 50 Planning Committee’ on Monday unveiled a line of activities for the final celebration of the State’s Golden Jubilee anniversary. Addressing a world press conference at the
The film Masaryk that tells the story of Czech diplomat Jan Masaryk, rather than that of his more famous father-president, comes to Slovak cinemas after festive premiere at Berlinale film festival and
Azerbaijani Paralympic athletes have grabbed 11 medals at the 9th FAZAA World Para Athletics Grand Prix held in Dubai, the UAE.
According to the authorities, more than 600 people, including the rally’s organizer Alexei Navalny, were detained on Sunday
A prison inmate will soon enrol for a doctorate programme in the National Open University of Nigeria. The institution’s Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Abdalla Adamu, disclosed this on Monday in Abuja at the o
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has enacted the No. 6172 law on amendments to Article 3 of the Ukrainian Law on Prevention of Corruption, introducing e-declaration for non-governmental organizati
Azerbaijan and Uzbekistan agreed to create a joint working group on development of transit freight traffic.
An oil exploration company has hailed the “largest undeveloped discovery” of oil in UK waters, to the west of Shetland in Scotland. The find could influence the outcome of a second Scot
Azerbaijan has appealed to the OSCE Minsk Group member countries, OSCE Permanent Council chairperson and other OSCE institutions with regard to the military drills of Armenia in the occupied Azerbaija
Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja Human rights lawyer, Mr. Mike Ozekhome (SAN), has described the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, as a “great man” with integri
Manchester City have been fined £35,000 ($44,000, 40,000 euros) by the Football Association for a failure to control their players against Liverpool earlier this month. City pleaded guilty to a miscon
Good relations between Poland and Slovenia were highlighted as President Borut Pahor and his Polish counterpart Andrzej Duda held talks on Monday. They issued a joint statement on their vision of the
The Metropolitan Police says it has found no evidence connecting the Westminster attacker Khalid Masood with radical Islamist groups such as Islamic State or Al-Qaeda. Read Full Article
A youth in Tamil Nadu was murdered for his atheist views allegedly by a Muslim radical group and his father has said that if his son was killed for being an atheist, he would become an atheist too. Ha
Psychiatric patients in the Northern Cape continue to be held in prisons due to a shortage of beds at existing facilities in the province.
Two ambulance workers are recovering from their injuries after they were attacked by family members of a patient they were transporting to hospital.
President al-Bashir will attend Wednesday's Arab Summit in Jordan, despite a long-standing warrant for his arrest by the International Criminal Court.
Biomedical researchers have created a novel way of overcoming one of the biggest hurdles to the regeneration of human tissue in a lab by using spinach leaves to build working heart tiss
At least 112 bodies have been retrieved from the site of a March 17 airstrike by the US-led coalition in western Mosul, US media reported Monday, citing a senior Iraqi health official Ahmed Dubardani,