The Indigenous People of Biafra on Tuesday said the mission of the group was being misconstrued by most Nigerians. The group said it had never thought of using war as a solution to achieving its objective of self-determination.
In a press statement made available to our correspondent in Awka, Anambra …read more
The consultations by the Presidency with various segments of the Nigerian society will continue, the Spokesman of the Acting President, Mr Laolu Akande, said on Tuesday. He stated this in a release while emphasizing the import of the dialogue the Acting President had with leaders from the North, Southeast and …read more
Human rights advocacy group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, says it has secured the leave of court to apply for a mandamus order to compel the Account General of the Federation, Alhaji Ahmed Idris, to publish the details of how the N388.304bn London-Paris Club Loan refunds was spent. The …read more
Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), on Tuesday, faulted the claim that a Federal High Court in Abuja had, last year, affirmed the power of the National Assembly to increase budgetary estimates submitted to it by the President.
Falana was the plaintiff in the suit in which Justice Gabriel …read more
Thousands of Ethiopians are still stuck in Saudi Arabia after a 90-day amnesty for undocumented migrants to leave expired on Tuesday, the Ethiopian government has told the BBC.
Communications Minister Negeri Lencho added that it has asked for the amnesty to be extended. He said more than 45,000 citizens …read more
A superstitious elderly passenger delayed a flight in Shanghai after throwing coins at the engine for good luck, a Chinese airline has confirmed. Police were called to Shanghai Pudong International Airport after a passenger noticed the woman's bizarre behaviour, apparently aimed at ensuring a safe flight, and alerted authorities.
"In …read more
Fossilised 'alien bones' are spotted on Mars by Nasa's Curiosity rover in latest bizarre conspiracy claim
UFO hunters claim to have found fossilised 'alien bones' on Mars after scouring through images taken by Nasa's Curiosity rover. The rover has been exploring the surface of the red planet since 2009 and all of its images are in the public domain.
But alien hunters claim two images taken …read more
Physicists from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln are seeing an everyday phenomenon in a new light. By focusing laser light to a brightness one billion times greater than the surface of the sun — the brightest light ever produced on Earth — the physicists have observed changes in a vision-enabling interaction between light …read more
Google News has received a massive redesign on the web that focusses on readability and simplified navigation. Feature-wise, it has more personalization, while better highlighting different perspectives and fact-checking.
Leveraging Material Design, the web app looks much cleaner and less cluttered due to wider spacing. Stories are now displayed as …read more
Announced in a post on its Newsroom website, the ride-hailing service today is adding a new feature that allows Uber users to request a ride for their loved ones. Essentially, this means that an Uber user can request a ride and have the car sent to another location to pick …read more
Take a look at the making of the visually rich and intriguing video of 'Thunder,' from the band's latest album, 'Evolve.'
Also, check out the bandmates discussing the songs in the album here:
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Serena Williams was completely taken aback by her pregnancy, taking six home tests before believing she was expecting her first child, the tennis superstar told Vanity Fair magazine.
Williams, who poses nude on the cover of the magazine for its August issue, said she still had not come to terms …read more
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez insisted the La Liga champions were yet to enter negotiations with Manchester United over forward Alvaro Morata.
Morata, 24, is believed to be set for a big-money move to Old Trafford this off-season as he looks for more playing time.
But Perez denied Madrid were …read more
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez believes Cristiano Ronaldo will stay at the club, even though he admits the Portuguese is angry.
The 32-year-old has been accused of tax evasion by authorities in Spain, and reports in Portugal earlier this month suggested Ronaldo wants to leave Madrid.
Perez didn't deny that …read more
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