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Mozambique Judge, Dinis Silica, Shot Dead In Maputo

4 years ago /
International News 

A judge who was investigating a wave of kidnappings in Mozambique has been shot dead in the capital, Maputo.

Parker And Gynell Were Engage In Brawl In Public

4 years ago /
International News 

Australian Police have fined a gambling Tycoon and a Tv Executive following a public brawl in Bondi beach that sparked Tabloid Frenzy.            

Police React On Protesters With Water Cannons And Tear Gas In Bangkok

4 years ago /
International News 

Thai police have fired water cannons and tear gas at protesters in Bangkok, two days after a court ousted prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra.

Australia Establishes New border

4 years ago /
International News 

Australia has announced the establishment of a new border "Super Agency" that will combine operations from the customs and immigration departments.  

NGF Welcome US Assistance On Insurgency With Open Arms

4 years ago /
Nation 

The Northern Governors’ Forum has endorsed the offer by the United States government to help in tackling Nigeria's security challenges. The governors led by their chairman, and Niger state governor, Babangida Aliyu stated this after a meeting with the American envoy in Abuja.    

Kwara State Female Basketball Team To Get Improved Welfare

4 years ago /
Sports  

Kwara Falcons Basketball Club of Ilorin may soon put the challenges of welfare and transportation behind them if the Governor of the state Abdul fattah Ahmed fulfills his promises.  

First Deepwater And First Bank Maintain Unbeaten Streak In Women Basketball League

4 years ago /
Sports  

Sunshine Queens of Akure have joined the league of match winners at the 10th Nigeria Zenith Women Basketball in Ilorin.    

Federal Government To Reintroduce Homegrown School Feeding Programme

4 years ago /
Education 

Supervising minister of education Nyesom Wike made this known at the twelfth quarterly meeting between the management of the Universal Basic Education Commission and Executive Chairmen of State Universal Basic Education Boards.  

SMASE Training To Be Replicated In Secondary Schools - Nyesom Wike

4 years ago /
Education 

Supervising Minister of Education, Nyesom Wike says Strengthening Mathematics and Science Education, SMASE training programme for primary school teachers will be replicated in secondary schools and colleges of education in the country.  

Omoku Youths Close Down Council Secretariat For The Past Eight Days

4 years ago /
Niger Delta 

The Omoku Community Development Committee, CDC, in Ogba/Egbema Ndoni Local Government Area of Rivers State has asked the council chairman, Augustine Ahiamadu to apologize to the Oba of Ogba land, Chukwumela Nnam Obi II, over what they described as his outright disrespect for the revered monarch.  

Mobile Communication: The Challenges Of Improving Service Delivery

4 years ago /
Science and Tech 

Many Nigerians still applaud the advent of the GSM telephony. No longer is a telephone called the exclusive preserve of the affluent while a lot of innovations have been introduced into daily interaction without the obligation of face-to-face contact. But as much as the development is laudable, not a few persons agonize over the poor services.

Mikano And Schneider Electric Sign MoU On Power Generation

4 years ago /
Business and Economy  

Mikano International Limited, makers of world class generators and Schneider Electric, in Lagos signed a partnership deal aimed at ensuring steady power supply in Nigeria.    

Olusegun Aganga Urges Investors To Explore Nigeria's Growth Potential

4 years ago /
Business and Economy  

Nigeria’s minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Olusegun Aganga has charged investors to take advantage of the World Economic Forum to explore the country’s potentials and its growing market.  

NCC Bags Regulator Of The Year Award

4 years ago /
Science and Tech 

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has received the 2014 regulator of the year award.  

WEF: What Benefits Does It Portend For Nigeria?

4 years ago /
Business and Economy  

As world leaders converge in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital for the 2014 World Economic Summit, what does the country stand to gain? And to what extent can the outcome of the World Economic Forum help Nigeria to harness its local and international investment potentials?  

Teachers' Unions Express Outrage Over Abduction Of Schoolgirls

4 years ago /
Education 

Nigeria Union of Teachers and Education International a body representing about 13 million teachers around the world have expressed outrage over the killing of teachers and the recent abduction of schoolgirls in Borno state by Boko Haram insurgents.  

African Leaders Discuss Ways To Improve Power In The Region At WEF

4 years ago /
Business and Economy  

African leaders attending the on-going World Economic Forum in Abuja discussed on how to review the place of the power sector in promoting economic and industrial growth in the continent. They were quick to admit that the privatization of the power sector to encourage foreign private investments is critical to the attainment of the desired growth in Africa.  

Nigeria Move Up To 44th Place In The FIFA Global Ranking

4 years ago /
Sports  

Nigeria moved up a place in the latest Fifa global rankings released today to 44th place but their position still remains unchanged in Africa. 

Head of Ferry Company Detained In South Korea

4 years ago /
International News 

Prosecutors in South Korea have detained the head of a company that owned the ferry that sank last month with the loss of more than three hundred lives. 

Syrian Forces To Take Full Control Over Homs City

4 years ago /
International News 

Syrian forces say they will take full control on Thursday over Homs, a city once associated with scenes of joyous pro-democracy crowds but now famed for images of ruin that epitomize the brutality of Syria's civil war