The Police have named the three suspects earlier declared wanted in connection with the torture of three women at a market at Ejigbo in Lagos, according to a report by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). In a statement issued in Abuja Friday by the Force Public Relations Officer, CSP Frank Mba, the police gave […]
A beijing bound Malaysian Airline flight MH370 has been declared missing after leavin Kuala Lumpur at 02:40 local time on Saturday (18:40 GMT on Friday),239 passengers were sais to be on board,Malaysia Airlines said in a statement . The flight was expected to land in Beijing at 06:30 (22:30 GMT). Malaysia’s transport minister said there was no information […]
The Federal Road Safety Commission on Friday said 34 persons died in an auto crash at Gadan Kuiwo, along Rijau-Kontagora road. The FRSC’s Unit Commander, in Kontagora Local Government Area of Niger, Mr Pius Bagoohlepeng, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria.
President Jonathan on thursday released names of delegates for the National conference. The list which is comprised of elderstatesmen,tradidtional rulers,youth representatives,various union groups and more.
Just a few weeks after the Federal Government sacked the Minister of Aviation, Stella Oduah some heads of the Aviation sector have also been shown the door. The affected people include the Managing Director of FAAN, Mr George Uriesi, the Managing Director of the Nigerian Airspace
The Libyan government says former leader Col Muammar Gaddafi’s son, Saadi, has been extradited from Niger and is now in custody in Tripoli. Pictures posted on the internet showed him having his head and beard shaved. Saadi Gaddafi, the former head of Libya’s football federation, fled after his
As Nigerians bemoan the pain of fuel scarcity accross the country,the National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has come out to give reasons for the scarcity and said it was not caused by hoarding contrary to the rumour. It went on further to say that the problem is as a result of late release of import allocation […]
President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday approved the appointment of the leadership of the forthcoming National Conference. According to a statement by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Anyim Pius Anyim, the committee is to be chaired by
A south African court hearing the murder case of the South Africa’s blade runner Oscar Pistorious has said that journalist will be allowed to cover the live court proceedings which will be held on march 3(tomorrow). Report has it that this is unprecedented in the history of South Africa’s judicial system,the court judge says it […]
As Nigeria has shifted from a corruption-addled frontier state to one of the world’s few emerging market bright spots, it has been assisted enormously by the charisma and gravitas of two of its financial leaders. One is the coordinating minister for the economy and minister of finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, familiar on the multilateral bank meeting circuit […]