Category: News

17 Killed as HeavyRains Lash Nepal

By Florence Hllary 0 Comment July 13, 2019

At least 17 people were killed in floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains in Nepal on Friday, home ministry officials said here. Three people died after their house got buried in a landslide in Kathmandu’s Mulpani area. According to the Nepal Police, 17 people died while six are missing. Initial reports said that 400 […]

Election Tribunal: Court Dismisses Petitions Against Oyo Federal Lawmakers

By Florence Hllary 0 Comment July 13, 2019

The Oyo State Election Petition Tribunal sitting at Iyaganku, Ibadan, has dismissed petitions against the election of three members of the House of Representatives from the state. The three-man tribunal, on Friday dismissed all three petitions on grounds that the issues raised by the petitioners were pre-election matters. In the first judgment, the tribunal Chairman […]

CCT Axes Onnoghen, to Forfeit Money, Barred for 10 Years

By Florence Hllary 2 Comments April 19, 2019

The Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, sitting in Abuja, yesterday, convicted the former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, on all the six-count charge the Federal Government preferred against him. The Danladi Umar-led three-man tribunal said that evidence of three witnesses that testified in the course of the trial, were not discredited by the […]

House of Reps Passes New Bill.

By Florence Hllary 0 Comment April 14, 2019

The House of Representatives has passed a bill seeking to establish the Fishery Institute of Nigeria, to enhance the agricultural sector. The institute will be responsible for the broad functions of research experimentation, sample application and patenting, education and training, among others. Rep . Abiante Awaji-Inombek (Rivers-PDP), who disclosed this on Friday while speaking with […]

BREAKING: Sudan Coup Leader Steps Down.

By Florence Hllary 0 Comment April 13, 2019

The head of Sudan military council has stepped down a day after long-time leader Omar al-Bashir was toppled in a coup. Defence Minister Awad Ibn Auf announced his decision in a broadcast on state TV on Friday. It comes after protesters refused to leave the streets, saying the coup leaders were too close to Mr […]

NAF Air✈ Strikes Killing Innocent Villagers, Claim Zamfara Chiefs

By Florence Hllary 0 Comment April 12, 2019

Alhaji Hassan Attahiru, the Emir of Bungudu on behalf of chiefs in the council, says the air strikes by the Nigerian Air Force are killing innocent villagers. Attahiru made the disclosure in Gusau, after an emergency meeting of Zamfara Council of Chiefs on Thursday, to address the state of insecurity in the state. “Reports from […]

*Court Orders📜 Saraki, Murray-Bruce, Melaye to honoured police invitation #

By Florence Hllary 0 Comment April 5, 2019

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has dismissed a suit filed by the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, and two other senators against the Inspector General of Police. The lawmakers and some chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) had staged a protest to the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in […]

Dangote Blasts💥 Governors for High Poverty Rate😣 in Northern Nigeria*

By Florence Hllary 0 Comment April 4, 2019

African richest and Chairman of Dangote Group of Companies, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has berated Northern governors for doing little to end poverty in the region. Dangote, who spoke at the 4th edition of the Kaduna Investment Summit (KadInvest 4.0) in Kaduna on Wednesday, said Northern Nigeria will continue to remain poor except states governments collaborated […]