By Mohammed Abubakar,



The Chairman of Potiskum Local Government Area of Yobe State, Nigeria, Muhammad Musa Potiskum, has charged the new councilors of the local government to fulfill their electioneering promises to the people of the area to justify the confidence reposed in them at the poll on Saturday, February 11, 2017.

A total of 15 persons have been arrested by the Anambra State Police Command following an alleged assault on Umuoye village in Ebenebe town of Awka North Local Government Area in Anambra State.

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Muhammad Ali Jr., son of the legendary boxing champion, Muhammad Ali, was detained by immigration officials at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport for hours on February 7, according to reports.

Ali Jr., 44, was traveling with his mother, Khalilah Camacho-Ali, to Florida from a speaking engagement in Montego Bay, Jamaica, according to the Courier-Journal.


Toxic waste has been dumped in a farming town in southeast Nigeria's restive oil-producing Delta region, a state government official and a community leader said on Wednesday.

The community leader, Collins Edema, president of the National Association of Itsekiri Graduates, said the waste was dangerous to both agricultural produce and aquatic life.

Chelsea's Victor Moses has signed a two-year contract extension that will keep him at the club until 2021, the Premier League leaders said on Wednesday.


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How Attah became NLNG boss

The Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Limitrd has appointed Mr Tony Attah as its new managing director and chief executive officer.

This is contained in a statement signed by Mr KudoEresia-Eke, NLNG’s general manager, External Relations, on Thursday.

Women with cryptic pregnancy can be treated with herbs – Adebayo

A trado-medical practitioner, Adeyinka Adebayo, has said that women with cryptic pregnancy can be treated.

Women with cryptic pregnancy can be treated with herbs – Adebayo

A trado-medical practitioner, Adeyinka Adebayo, has said that women with cryptic pregnancy can be treated.

Seadogs end games with donations to IDP camp in Benin

The National Association of Seadogs (NAS) ended their 2016 National Games held recently in Benin with a visit to the International Christian Centre for Missions, one of the camps which harbour over 2,500  Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) from all over the country, to bring succour to the inhabi

No pact with NNPC on payment of Eagles’ coach - NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has refuted a story in some sections of the media that the Federation has secured $1.5 million from the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) as sponsorship for salaries of the incoming Super Eagles’ Head Coach.

Fed Cup: Rotimi’s heroics power Rivers Utd past 3SC

Sunday Rotimi saved two penalties in a nervous penalty shootout as Rivers United progressed to the quarterfinals of the Federation Cup on Wednesday following a 3-2 penalty victory over Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC).

RRS nabs car thief


Operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of Lagos State Police Command on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, nabbed, Benjamin Michael, 27, for attempting to remove a Mercedes Benz A-Class with the registration number UB 202 AAA from the park at a popular night club (name withheld) in Ikeja.

Murder: Ekiti govt writes IGP, seeks arrest of APC chairman, ex-lawmaker, others

Ekiti State Government has written to the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Ibrahim Idris, calling for the immediate arrest of the state

Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Jide Awe, former member of the State House of Assembly, Kehinde Boluwade,

Ebonyi police to investigate missing of man’s four wives, children

Police in Ebonyi State have launched investigations into an alleged abduction of four wives and children of a 70-year-old man, Elder Martin Nweke Aja, by suspected mob at Ndiofia Ndiagu Umuta in Ndufu Ikwo in Ikwo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State.

Buhari may partially implement 2016 budget – SGF The Secretary to the Go

vernment of the Federation (SFG), Mr. Babachir Lawal, has said that the federal government may not fully implement the 2016 budget, owing to a sharp drop in revenue by over 60 per cent.


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