The 2016 Miss Lang’ata Women Prison’s beauty queen, Ruth Kamande, has been sentenced to death in Kenya on Thursday after she was found guilty of killing her boyfriend, Farid Mohammed. A Kenyan High Court sentenced Kamande, 24. Justice Jessie Lesiit during the ruling at the Milimani law court said she had no other option but […]
A local election observer group, Democracy Vanguard, has described last Saturday’s Ekiti state governorship election, as an improvement over previous ones conducted in the state. It congratulated the governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the people of Ekiti state for eschewing violence while exercising their franchise. In a statement on […]
US President Donald Trump said Thursday he was looking forward to a “second meeting” with Russia’s Vladimir Putin after what he called the “great success” of their summit in Helsinki. “The Summit with Russia was a great success, except with the real enemy of the people, the Fake News Media,” tweeted Trump, who has come […]
Indian police on Thursday charged a top opposition leader P. Chidambaram with abuse of power in a multi-billion dollar scandal when he was finance minister. Chidambaram confirmed the charge and said he would “vigorously” contest the case filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) anti-corruption watchdog. READ ALSO: Man wears burqa to spy on cheating […]
RUSSIAN President Vladimir Putin has rounded on United States critics of his first bilateral summit with President Donald Trump. According to BBC, certain forces in the US wanted to sacrifice US-Russian ties for their “narrow [...]
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National chairman of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has said the Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom would not abandon the ruling party for any other political platform. The party chairman made the [...]
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Cameroon has arrested four soldiers suspected of shooting dead two women and two children in the country’s far north where its army is battling jihadist group Boko Haram, two security sources told Reuters. A video of the incident, which went viral on Twitter since it emerged on July 13, has provoked international outcry. READ ALSO: Man […]
Three secondary school students are to represent Nigeria at the World Adolescent Robotic Competition in China this July. The students – Tawakalitu Giwa, Oluwaseun Omotayo and Ayomide Adetunji are to fly Nigeria’s flag at the event organised by the China Association of Science and Technology. The students – two females and a male from Lagos […]
Claims of automatic ticket being given to an aspirant seeking to represent Aniocha North constituency in the Delta state House of Assembly under Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and related matters may have created bad blood among the party chieftains in the area. Rising from a crucial meeting of the party on Monday in Issele Uku, […]
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Why ex-leaders criticize Buhari, was a question asked on Thursday by Lauretta Onochie, the fearless special adviser on Social media to President Muhammadu Buhari.
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Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has assured of the completion of all ongoing projects in the state by the expiration of his administration on May 29, 2019. Ranging from social and physical infrastructural projects to [...]
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The All Progressives Congress (APC), Benue chapter says it has not given Gov. Samuel Ortom any red card contrary to claims by the governor. The Director of Publicity of APC in the state, Mr Peterhot Apeh made the denial in a statement on Thursday in Makurdi. “We wish to state categorically that the Benue State […]
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The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, on Thursday recanted his decision to dump the All Progressives Congress, APC, following a meeting he had with the National Chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole. Ortom had a few days ago declared his intention to resign from the party, saying he was given a “red card” from the […]
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Gunmen on Tuesday assassinated Mr Solomon Sani, Director of Works, at the Federal Polytechnic, Idah, Kogi, the Police said on Thursday in Lokoja.
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Abubakar Kori, a dwarf, who facilitated the suicide bombing activities of ‘Boko-Haram’ insurgents, said he was paid not less than N5, 000 for each suicide bomb attack carried out by the insurgents in Maiduguri.
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U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday criticized the European Union and said the bloc was taking advantage of the United States, pointing to the record $5 billion fine European antitrust regulators imposed on Google Copyright LEADERSHIP. All rights reserved. This material, and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or […]
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The coalition of ECWA Plateau District Church Councils (DCC) comprising eight District Church Councils of Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA), has called on Governor Simon Lalong to refrain from giving impression to the outside world that there is peace in the state. ECWA also called on government to stop addressing the “barbaric” attacks in the […]
Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has assured of the completion of all ongoing projects in the state by the expiration of his administration on May 29, 2019. Ranging from social and physical infrastructural projects [...]
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Trevor Noah, the South African host of a popular U.S. TV show, sparred with the French ambassador in Washington after the comedian joked that Africa, not France, won the soccer World Cup. The victory of a multicultural French team against Croatia in Sunday’s final in Moscow has reverberated across the globe. While it was being […]
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