News

Home | News

‘NFF crisis delays World Cup cash’

Top Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) official, Musa Amadu, has said Nigeria is yet to receive the nine million dollars prize money earned for appearing at ...

UN to miss December 1 Ebola target

The United Nations Ebola Emergency Response Mission will not fully meet its December 1 target for containing the virus due to escalating numbers of cases ...

Boko Haram gunmen kill scores in attack on market

Sect takes another town in Borno Jonathan meets Chadian President Another Borno State town has been taken by the Boko Haram sect, it was learnt yesterday. An unknown ...

Woman, 44, delivered of quadruplets

A 44-year old woman, Mrs Clara Dominique, who has been looking for a child for 18 years, was delivered of quadruplets last Saturday in Benin, ...

Ex-Amnesty International boss slams soldiers for invading APC office

The ex-Chairman of the Amnesty International, Nigeria chapter, Dr. Simeon Abiodun Aina, has urged the judiciary to redouble its commitment to save the country from ...

The Nation celebrates its special ones

IT has been a wonderful year for The Nation: eight awards – the highest by any newspaper – at the November 9 Nigeria Media Merit ...

More knocks trail police invasion of National Assembly

•NBA , Olanipekun, Ngige, Akume, Keyamo condemn invasion MORE reactions have assailed the police invasion of the National Assembly last Thursday. They came from Nigerian Bar Association ...

Oyo PDP ward congress marred by violence

•Scores injured, vehicles vandalised Ballot box snatching, attacks on supporters again marred yesterday’s ward congress of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo State. The congress had ...

Impunity invitation to anarchy, says Oni

The Deputy National Chairman (South) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Segun Oni, has expressed worry about the increasing impunity being experienced by Nigerians ...

I’m not in power tussle with Tinubu, says Okorocha

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, yesterday described as malicious and unfounded, the reported power tussle between him and the national leader of the All Progressives ...

CAC honours outgoing scribe

The Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) Worldwide has held a send-off service for its General Secretary, Pastor Gideon Okegwemeh, at All Saints’ Chapel Auditorium, Basorun, Ibadan. The ...

Civil rule: Falana warns of collapse

Lagos lawyer Femi Falana (SAN) yesterday took a cursory look at events and warned of imminent collapse of the civil rule. Saying “time is no longer ...

Taraba Assembly empowers Danladi to act as governor

The Taraba State House of Assembly on Monday empowered the Deputy Governor Abubakar Sani Danladi, who was reinstated by the Supreme Court on Friday, to ...

National Assembly gets deputy clerk

National Assembly Service Commission has appointed Senate Clerk, Mr. Ben Efeturi, as Deputy Clerk to the National Assembly. A statement issued by the Acting Secretary to ...

Safety tips while driving

September to December are classified as the ember months. There is the popular myth that ember months attract more road accidents, which may or may ...

Dami Adegbite, Christ Attoh christen son

Nigerian actress Damilola Adegbite and Ghanaian actor Chris Attoh held the christening of their new born son Brian Attoh in Ghana, Chris’ place of origin, where Nigerian media mogul Dele Momodu was also ...

Dencia mistaken for Nicki Minaj…again!

Controversial Cameroonian artist, Dencia, popular for her dark spot remover Whitenicious arrived at America Music Awards was held at the Nokia Centre in Los Angeles ...

Happy Wedding Anniversary Tiwa Savage

Popular Nigerian female artiste Tiwa Savage and her husband Tunji Teebillz Balogun have been married for exactly a year today. The celebrity couple held their traditional wedding ceremony in ...

Helen Paul delivers baby boy

Ace Nigerian comedian and singer Helen Paul Bamisile more popularly known as Tatafo  has safely delivered a baby boy. She announced this through her twitter ...

2014 has been wonderful for me – Oshoala

The Most Valuable Player of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, Africa Women’s Championship and the 2014 Federation Cup, Asisat Oshoala has said the year ...

U.S police kill boy over ‘replica gun’

A 12-year-old boy has been shot dead by police in the United States city of Cleveland, after carrying what turned out to be a replica ...

UKAH EXPLODES: Keshi didn’t play Nigeria’s best

Serbia-based defender Ugo Ukah has told AfricanFootball.com he was not shocked Nigeria failed to qualify for AFCON 2015 because the country’s best players did not ...

NFF want ‘younger Eagles’ in future

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have decided to start building a new senior national team, with the focus now to be on younger players. A senior ...

Martins in Goal of the Year award

Nigeria striker Obafemi Martins has one of his goals this season nominated for goal of the year award in the Major League Soccer(MLS).  ‘Obagoal’, as the ...

Ambrose: Messi is easier to play against

Nigeria defender Efe  Ambrose has described former world footballer of the year and Barcelona star, Lionel Messi as the easiest player he’s had to mark ...

Onazi benched as 10-man Juve thrash Lazio

Ogenyi Onazi was left on the bench as Paul Pogba’s brace and Carlos Tevez allowed 10-man Juventus to thump Lazio 3-0 at the Olimpico late ...

NFF woo Bosnia for Eagles

Baring any last minute changes,  the Super Eagles will confront one of the teams in Nigeria’s 2014 World Cup group, Bosnia in an international friendly ...

Akpan dreams first team shirt after injury

INJURED Super Eagles    midfielder Hope Akpan has said he hopes to play more regularly for his English championship side Reading when he returns from ...

Ayila Yussuf denies rift with Metalist

Forgotten Nigeria  international Yussuf Ayila, 30, has denied reports that he has fallen out with the management of Metalist . Based on earlier information, the Europa ...

Elephants win Fed Cup again

Enyimba handed Captain Chinedu Udoji a perfect birthday gift when they defeated Dolphins of Port Harcourt 2-1 to win the Federations Cup for the second ...

2015 Women’s Federation Cup: Oshoala’s, Mbachu’s goals give Rivers Angels trophy

RiversAngels produced two moments of stunning quality as Asisat Oshoala and Stella Mbachu sealed part one of a domestic double by lifting the Women’s Federation ...

Why we raided APC’s data office, by DSS

The Department of State Security (DSS) has said its operatives invaded the data office of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos on Saturday following ...

Additional $200M announced for military mental health programs over 6 years

The Canadian Press - ONLINE EDITION By: The Canadian Press Posted: 9:05 AM | Comments: | Last Modified: 10:19 AM OTTAWA - The federal government has announced $200 million ...

Speaking out

Tamra Wade struggled mightily over whether to go to the police more than a decade ago, when, she says, a trusted professor forced himself on ...

Theresa May sleeps for five or six hours each night: 'There's a lot of work to do'

Theresa May survives on just five or six hours of sleep – only a little more than Margaret Thatcher, whom she has been compared to ...

TV Blog Buzz: Deadly mid-season finale of 'Walking Dead'; 'Parks and Rec' goodbye

The Canadian Press - ONLINE EDITION By: The Canadian Press Posted: 8:17 AM | Comments: | Last Modified: 10:10 AM TORONTO - "The Walking Dead" creator Robert Kirkman is ...

Police identify slain woman

Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION Posted: 11/23/2014 1:00 AM | Comments: JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Enlarge Image The victim of a homicide that happened on Victor ...

They took 'food off the stove'

Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION By: Alexandra Paul Posted: 11/23/2014 1:00 AM | Comments: TREVOR HAGAN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Enlarge Image Clergy members honour those who died during ...

Study to probe reopening Dalnavert Museum

Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION Posted: 11/23/2014 1:00 AM | Comments: JOHN WOODS / FREE PRESS ARCHIVES Enlarge Image Dalnavert Museum was closed in 2013 because of low ...

Day only going to get colder, snow on the way

Winnipeg Free Press - ONLINE EDITION Posted: 9:53 AM | Comments: If you’re still inside you’re actually missing the warmest weather of the day. Environment Canada reported today ...

City dentist charged in sex-abuse case

Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION Posted: 11/23/2014 1:00 AM A Winnipeg dentist is facing sexual-assault charges involving young boys. The Winnipeg Police Service said Ronald Walter Peterson, ...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 next last total: 831 | displaying: 1 - 41