News

STATE OF ABUJA-LOKOJA HIGHWAY

3 years ago /
Nation  Oddities 

Traveling along the strategic Abuja-Lokoja highway has over the years been a nightmare for commuters and motorists.

Governor Al-Makura inaugurates Governing Council

3 years ago /
Education 

Governor Tanko Al-Makura has inaugurated a governing council in a bid to restructure the education sector in the state.

PDP Members comment on upcoming NEC meeting

3 years ago /
Politics 

Ahead of the National Executive Committee meeting of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, many want the party to explore a possible reconciliation to end the crisis within it.

Capital One Cup results and fixtures

3 years ago /
Sports  

Sunderland gained the upper hand on Manchester united by deservedly winning their Capital one cup semi-final first leg 2-1 on Tuesday to intensify the pressure on visiting Manager David Moyes after a testing week.

LMC releases list of requirement for Nigeria's Premier League clubs

3 years ago /
Sports  

The League Management Company, LMC, has released a list of twenty five requirements to be met by the twenty Premier League clubs in Nigeria.

Nigeria donates 10 billion to the fight against desertification

3 years ago /
Environment 

The livelihood of forty million Nigerians will be threatened if communities and government fail to engage in a sustainable planting of trees and human capital development.

Police officers declare readiness to lay down their lives to protect Nigeria

3 years ago /
Security 

The Nigerian Police has raised concern over rising violent crimes in the country which is attributing to the proliferation of small arms.

APO 8: NHRC VISITS SCENE OF THE KILLINGS

3 years ago /
Nation  Security 

On the 20th of September 2013, a joint security raid following a tip-off that squatters in an uncompleted building in Apo were Boko Haram members led to the fatal shooting of 8 persons.

SPECIAL REPORT: LACK OF POTABLE WATER IN F.C.T

3 years ago /
Environment 

Except for Abaji area council of the FCT which now has an uncompleted water scheme, Kuje and Kwali councils do not have any water source of public water supply.

Gunmen invade Governor Kwakwanso's house

3 years ago /
Security 

The Governor of Kano state was, yesterday, rattled when news of an attack on his country home reached his ears.

ASUP President accuses FG of disregarding Polytechnic students

3 years ago /
Education 

The Academic staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, which has been on strike for 7 months now, is claiming that the Federal government has no interest in resolving the grievances of the union.

APC challenges PDP over alleged plan to Islamise Nigeria

3 years ago /
Politics 

In what has become a trend of accusations and counter-accusations, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has accused the All Progressives Congress of making plans to Islamise Nigeria.

Half naked women protest against Shell in Bayelsa

3 years ago /
Niger Delta 

Yet another protest has been staged against one of the top oil producing multi-national corporations in the Niger-Delta region, Shell.

Super Falcons Head Coach names squad

3 years ago /
Sports  

Super falcons head coach, Edwin Okon has named thirty players for the Africa womenís championship, AWC qualifying match against the Leone queens of Sierra Leone on February fourteen at the Abuja national stadium.

Taiwanese man survives for 60 hours drifting at sea

3 years ago /
International News 

A Taiwanese man survived after drifting at sea for 60 hours even though he couldn't swim.

UPDATE ON THE HISTORICALLY COLD WEATHER IN NORTH AMERICA

3 years ago /
International News 

North America's brutal cold snap is heading east, ushering in dangerous temperatures not seen in two decades.

 

Spain's Royal family under investigation for fraud

3 years ago /
International News 

A spanish judge has summoned the youngest daughter of King Juan Carlos to appear in court over accusations of fraud and money-laundering.

Indonesian authorities comment on damage caused by spying accusations

3 years ago /
International News 

Indonesian foreign minister Marty Natalegawa again spoke of his country's relationship with Australia after a rift over reports Canberra spied on its officials.

Cambodia celebrates anniversary in style

3 years ago /
International News 

Thousands of survivors of Cambodia's Khmer rouge "killing fields" marked the 35th anniversary of the fall of the ultra-maoist regime with music and dancing.

Young girl forced to wear suicide vest in Afghanistan

3 years ago /
International News 

Afghan police said they have detained a girl believed to have been forced to wear a suicide vest, by her brother who is a Taliban commander.