Report has it that it has been raining heavily in Cuba since Friday,a rain that is said to cause serious flooding and leaving at least two people dead. A number of buildings have collapsed in the capital, Havana, authorities say.
Studies show booze won’t stop most treatments from working properly or cause unpleasant side-effects contrary to believes that alcohol antibiotic drugs from working . However, the story isn’t quite that simple. A team of researchers who found that people think they are more attractive when drinking alcohol, have scooped an Ig Nobel prize for their […]
Between men and women who do you think talks more?,when it comes to conversation, are women really more likely to be bigger talkers than men? Women use an average of 20,000 words a day, compared to the mere 7,000 that men utter. At least that’s the assertion of a number of self-help and popular science […]
A police helicopter has crashed into a busy pub on the banks of the River Clyde in Glasgow. It happened at The Clutha in Stockwell Street at 22:25 on Friday.
South Africa’s top corruption fighter Thuli Madonsela has condemned a newspaper for publishing extracts from her report, which allegedly says President Zuma should repay some of the $20m (£12m) spend on upgrades to his rural home. Thuli Madonsela said it was “unethical and unlawful” to publish her report.
As INEC prepares for a supplementary election in Anambra State the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Attahiru Jega, said in a media briefing that call for an outright cancellation of anambra election by the APC is totally unwaranted and unjustified. He also recalled that the All Progressives Congress, APC, has benefited from […]
Report has it that the Niger Delta militant and activist, Mujahid Dokubo-Asari, has been released by security officials in Benin Republic. Mr. Dokubo-Asari was said to have been arrested in the neighbouring country on Tuesday, his lawyer Festus Keyamo,disclosed. It was gathered that the Niger Delta activist was released earlier today but details of his […]
Two people have been charged over alleged match-fixing in English football, the National Crime Agency (NCA) has said. Singapore national Chann Sankaran, 33, and Krishna Sanjey Ganeshan, 43, who has dual UK and Singapore nationality, are charged with conspiracy to defraud.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Thursday described the threat by the federal government to sack lecturers if they don’t return to classroom as empty threat that could not hold water. The union said that the threat by FG comfirms their believe that the Government was never willing to fulfill the agreement reached […]
The Federal Government has issued a one week ultimatum to striking lecturers under the aegis of ASUU to call off the ongoing strike. The union embarked on the action on July 1, 2013 over government’s refusal to implement the 2009 agreement both parties reached.