Recall ‘Petition’: I’m Out Of The Country, Not Evading Service – Melaye

Recall ‘Petition’: I’m Out Of The Country, Not Evading Service – Melaye * As Court declines substituted means request by INEC BY BODE GBADEBO, Abuja The Senator representing Kogi West in the Senate, Dino Melaye, has debunked media reports (not in LEADERSHIP) that he was evading service of his recall ‘petition’ by the Independent National… Read More Recall ‘Petition’: I’m Out Of The Country, Not Evading Service – Melaye

Turkey Denounces Citizen Supporting Nnamdi Kanu’s IPOB

By Abdul Tukur  The Turkish government has denounced a citizen claiming to be a diplomat in support of the agitation for Biafra by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. In an official statement, the embassy in Abuja said Abdulkadir Erkahraman is neither a diplomat nor a civil servant or an official representative of the government… Read More Turkey Denounces Citizen Supporting Nnamdi Kanu’s IPOB

Zannah Mustapha: Nigerian Who Helped Negotiate Release Of Chibok Girls Wins Prestigious UN Award

By Abdul Tukur A Nigerian lawyer who played a crucial part in ensuring the release of more than 100 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram in Maiduguri, Borno State has won this year’s UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award. Mr. Mustapha, 58, a former barrister turned property developer, who will be bestowed with the prestigious Award at a ceremony… Read More Zannah Mustapha: Nigerian Who Helped Negotiate Release Of Chibok Girls Wins Prestigious UN Award

#UNGA: President Buhari Leaves Abuja To Attend 72nd Session Of UN General Assembly

By Adenike Lucas President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday left for the United States to attend the 72nd session of the United Nation General Assembly.  According to Femi Adesina, President Buhari will join other world leaders at the welcoming reception to be hosted by the UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres. The Nigerian leader will hold a lunch… Read More #UNGA: President Buhari Leaves Abuja To Attend 72nd Session Of UN General Assembly

Abraham Femi Omotoso Found Guilty Of Killing Father-Of-Two

By Christian Smith A 27-year-old man was found guilty of manslaughter of  Mohamed Al-Zufairi at the Old Bailey today. Abraham Femi Omotoso, 27, of Tudor Gardens, Harrow, stabbed the 34-year-old father of two, who was waiting outside a Poundland  as his eight-year-old daughter went bought some sweets. Omotoso was arrested at Gatwick airport in February having… Read More Abraham Femi Omotoso Found Guilty Of Killing Father-Of-Two

Police Say Parsons Green Blast Was A Terrorist Attack

By Christian Smith A devise detonated on the tube in Parsons Green is being treated as a terror attack, Scotland Yard have confirmed. 29 people were left injured after the devise which was left in a white bucket, partially went off on a packed train this morning. The perpetrators of the attack are said to be… Read More Police Say Parsons Green Blast Was A Terrorist Attack

Family Of “Missing” Former Footballer Clarke Carlisle Raise Concerns Over His Welfare

By Christian Smith The family of former footballer Clarke Carlisle have raised concern about his welfare after they were unable to get in touch with him. According to his wife, Carlisle, 37, was last in Manchester city centre at 06:00 BST. In a Tweet, she asked “if you see him please get in touch.” Police… Read More Family Of “Missing” Former Footballer Clarke Carlisle Raise Concerns Over His Welfare

Halimah Yacob Is Sworn In As First Female President Of Singapore

By Christian Smith Halimah Yacob was inaugurated as the eight president of Singapore on Thursday (Sept 14). Madam Yacob, 63, a former speaker of parliament from the Muslim Malay minority is the first female President of the country. At her swearing-in ceremony, she vowed to “faithfully discharge” her duties. “I, Halimah Yacob, having been elected… Read More Halimah Yacob Is Sworn In As First Female President Of Singapore

Nigerian Newspaper Posts Fake Photos Of Donald Trump Saving Victim From Flood

By Adenike Lucas A Nigerian newspaper has been called out for posting on social media fake photos of the US President saving victims from the flood water in Texas. On Wednesday, Vanguard Newspaper posted an image showing President Trump on a raft reaching out to victims of Hurricane Irama. But, it turns out President don’t… Read More Nigerian Newspaper Posts Fake Photos Of Donald Trump Saving Victim From Flood

Igbo Professionals In Diaspora Lauds Operation Python Dance, Urges Probe Of IPOB

By Michael Abimboye The Southeast Professionals in Diaspora, have hailed the Nigerian military, particularly the Nigerian Army for taking the war against kidnapping, arm banditry, and political secessionist agitations,  being led by a small group of disgruntled politicians, to some states of the southeast, saying,  it will restore normalcy and peace,  to the region. The… Read More Igbo Professionals In Diaspora Lauds Operation Python Dance, Urges Probe Of IPOB