The Kwara State Government has said the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has returned all the pensions he collected so far as a former two-term governor of the state. In a surprising twist, however, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the Senate President, Mr. Yusuph Olaniyonu, said the claim …read more
The National Chairman of the Independent Democrats, Chief Edozie Madu, has said that the Indigenous People of Biafra lacks the power to stop any election in the country. He described IPOB’s threat to disrupt the November 18 poll in Anambra State as empty.
The ID leader spoke in Awka …read more
The Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos has ordered the interim forfeiture of a sum of N7,646,700,000 said to have been illegally kept in Sterling Bank Plc. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission linked the offence to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke.
The …read more
Some youth groups under the aegis of Concerned Nigerians have continued their sit out this morning at the Federal Capital Territory. They are demanding that President Muhammadu Buhari should resume or resign.
The protest which started on Monday was disrupted on Tuesday when police used tear gas and water cannon …read more
Lupita Nyong'o father, Prof. Anyanga Nyongo has won the governorship election for Kisumu County in Kenya. He defeated his rivals, Jackton Ramguma and Christine Otieno to win. At 83% of the polling stations reporting he got 252, 490 which is 63% while Jackton Ramguma got 141, 320 which represents 36 …read more
A 91-year-old woman became the oldest person to graduate from university in Thailand on Wednesday, receiving her bachelor’s degree from King Maha Vajiralongkorn. Escorted by her family, Kimlun Jinakul travelled more than 700 km from the northern province of Phayao to Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University, near Bangkok, to receive …read more
Police in Kenya have fired tear gas and shot at a group of chanting supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga after the presidential candidate claimed "massive" fraud in this week's elections.
Leonard Katana, a regional police commander, said Wednesday's shooting took place when protesters clashed with security forces in South …read more
Miley Cyrus 👩🏻 has just announced 🔊 her new album Younger Now! 🎉 The 24-year-old entertainer 💃🏻 posted on her website 💻 to reveal that the album 📀 will debut on September 29.
In recent months, Miley 👩🏻 released two new songs 🎶 titled "Malibu" and "Inspired." She was also announced 🔊 as a performer 💃🏻🎤 at the 2017 MTV …read more
Ryan Reynolds 😎 has shared the first pictures 📷 of Deadpool 2, especially of Josh Brolin as time-travelling 🕒 mutant Cable‼️
The sequel to the 2016 superhero film 🎥 is currently filming in Canada 🇨🇦. Now, Reynolds has shared the first look 👆🏼 at Brolin’s character in a series of photos 📷 posted on Twitter
“We …read more
An Irish vet with two university degrees has been told by a computerised test that her spoken English is not good enough for an Australian visa. Louise Kennedy, originally from County Wicklow, applied for permanent residency after two years in Australia. She had been working as a vet in Queensland …read more
The net worth of Pony Ma, the founder-CEO of internet company Tencent, has been valued at $37 billion whereas Jack Ma's net worth is $36.2 billion, according to Forbes's billionaire's list.Pony Ma's company operates the extremely popular WeChat app. It was launched in 2011 and by 2017 had …read more
Discovery of biggest dinosaur ever hailed by scientists as fossilised bones of Patagotitan unearthed in Argentina
A study proclaims a newly named species the heavyweight champion of all dinosaurs, making the scary Tyrannosaurus rex look like a munchkin. At 76 tonnes (69 metric tonnes), the plant-eating behemoth was as heavy as a space shuttle.
The dinosaur's fossils were found in southern Argentina in 2012. Researchers who …read more
Google has fired an employee who wrote a controversial memo opposed to diversity programmes and hiring practices. The company's chief executive said the "offensive" text advanced "harmful gender stereotypes". Did Google do the right thing?
You can read the full memo here🔗http://v.duta.us/qvdFhwAA
A senior Google …read more
Real Madrid 2 Manchester United 1: Casemiro and Isco seal Super Cup triumph 📹 http://v.duta.us/W9Hd_AAA
Real Madrid claimed the UEFA Super Cup with a 2-1 victory over Manchester United in Skopje on Tuesday.
Goals from Casemiro and Isco secured a fully-deserved triumph for the Champions League holders, who have now won the trophy three times since 2014.
Romelu Lukaku halved the deficit on his competitive …read more
A total of 740 civil servants on Monday received N643m from the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria as loans for the renovation or construction of houses. The FMBN said the disbursements of the funds were meant to ensure that public servants had access to housing loans as contained in Section …read more
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