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Israel Withdraws Troops From Gaza

3 years ago /
International News 

Israel has withdrawn its troops from Gaza. The move started moments before the latest truce -brokered by Egyptian mediators late on Monday came into force Tuesday morning.

Two More Lebanon Soldiers Killed As Fighting Continue With Syrian Rebels

3 years ago /
International News 

Two more Lebanese soldiers have reportedly been killed, as fighting with Syrian rebels on the Lebanese border continued for a fourth day on Tuesday.

Infected Aid Worker, Brantly, Improving From Ebola Disease

3 years ago /
International News 

Health officers in the United State Say American aid workers who contracted Ebola in Liberia appear to be improving after receiving an experimental drug.    

Sunderland Sign Rodwell From Manchester City

3 years ago /
Sports  

Sunderland have completed the signing of Jack Rodwell from Manchester City.

More Than 100 Still Missing After Ferry Capsized In Bangladesh

3 years ago /
International News 

More than one hundred people remain missing a day after a ferry capsized near the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka.

Ebola: Military Troops Deployed To Quarantine Communities In Sierra Leone And Liberia

3 years ago /
International News 

Hundreds of troops have been deployed in Sierra Leone and Liberia to quarantine communities hit by the deadly Ebola virus as the worst-ever outbreak reached eight hundred and eighty-seven

Nasarawa Impeachment: CJ Clears Al-Makura Of Allegations

3 years ago /
Politics 

The 7-member panel investigating allegations of gross misconduct against Governor Umaru Al-Makura has dismissed all the charges.

FG Clears Two Firms For NITEL, M-Tel Liquidation

3 years ago /
Business and Economy  

The National Council on Privatisation has approved  two firms for the guided liquidation of the Nigeria Telecommunication Limited and its mobile arm, M-Tel.

U.S. Major General Reported Killed By Afghan Soldier

3 years ago /
International News 

A United States Army major general was killed on Tuesday by an Afghan soldier, shot at close range at a military training academy on the outskirts of Kabul, an official of the American-led coalition and Afghan media reported Tuesday. The officer was the highest-ranking member of the American military to die in hostilities in the Afghanistan war.

Forbes' Releases List of Highest Earning Hollywood Actresses Of 2014

3 years ago /
Entertainment 

Forbes yesterday released its list of the highest-earning actresses between June 2013 and June 2014 and Sandra Bullock topped the list with an estimated $51 million in earnings. See the top 10 below.

FG Launches Revised Basic Education Curriculum

3 years ago /
Education 

The Nigerian government on Monday launched the revised basic education curriculum after assessment feedback suggested overload in terms of subject offerings.

Kwara Assembly Denies Impeachment Plot Against Governor

3 years ago /
Politics 

The Majority Leader of Kwara State House of Assembly, Abdulganiyu Abdulkareem, yesterday debunked rumours that the assembly had concluded plans to impeach the state Governor,  Abdulfatah Ahmed.

Ebola Virus: Ondo state Health Workers On 'Red Alert'

3 years ago /
Health 

Ondo state government has charged private and public health workers to take precautionary measures against possible outbreak of the Ebola virus in the state    

Adamawa Acting Governor Sets Up Panels To Probe Nyako’s Administration

3 years ago /
Nation  Politics 

The acting Governor of Adamawa State, Alhaji Umaru Fintiri, has approved the constitution of two investigative panels of inquiry to investigate the former administration of Governor Murtala Nyako from June 2007 to June 2014.

Oyinlola, Others Defect To APC Ahead Of Saturday Election In Osun State

3 years ago /
Politics 

The former of Osun state Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, formally defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and joined the ruling APC in the state thereby boosting the fortunes of the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the august 9th election with thousands of his followers joining him as well.

Super Eagles Coach Keshi Confirms Stay

3 years ago /
Sports  

Nigeria super eagles coach, Stephen Keshi has sent an official notice to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) formally confirming that he will stay on to continue as the national team's coach.

5.3 Magnitude Earthquake Hits South Africa

3 years ago /
International News 

An earthquake shook buildings in Johannesburg and surrounding areas in South Africa's most populous province on Tuesday.

IGP Clears FG Over Attack On Buhari

3 years ago /
Security 

The acting Inspector-General of Police, Suleiman Abba has exonerated the federal government from any involvement in the plan to kill a former Head of State, Major-General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), according to an interim investigation by the police.

Enugu Chief Judge Inaugurates Panel To Probe Deputy Governor, Onyebuchi

3 years ago /
Nation 

According to Daily-post’s report, the Chief Judge of Enugu State, Hon. Innocent Umezulike, Tuesday morning, inaugurated a 7-man panel to probe the embattled Deputy Governor of the State, Mr. Sunday Onyebuchi. Chairman of the panel, Oraekeyi Uche Franklin said their proceedings would be guided by the rules of the Enugu State House of Assembly. The panel resumes sitting tomorrow, August 6. More details later.........

Saudi Arabia Test Man Suspected Of Contracting Ebola Virus

3 years ago /
Health  International News 

Saudi Arabian health officials are testing a patient suspected of contracting the deadly Ebola virus as fears grow the disease is starting to spread beyond West Africa.