Ogbonnaya Ikokwu, Umuahia A suspected cultist in the custody of the Abia State Police Command, Ujoatuonu Okechukwu, has confessed that he joined a cult group to put a stop to the continued loss of his
Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt A suspected oil thief, Ikechukwu Onyenze, who is currently in the custody of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, Rivers State Command, has begged the securit
 Peter Dada, Akure The new Akure Stadium project has been taken over by some hoodlums and Fulani herdsmen following its abandonment for many years by the Ondo State Government. Work on  the stadium co
Idris Adesina Nigeria’s Blessing Okagbare will battle Olympic and world champion Tanna Bartoletta as she makes her long jump debut this season at the Eugene leg of the International Association of Ath
Idris Adesina The League Management Company has fined Premier League champions, Enugu Rangers, and Sunshine Stars the sums of N6.5m and N5m each for various repeated breaches of the competition’s rule
In a Friday night news dump, The Washington Post revealed that one of the reasons for the increased scrutiny might be from Jared Kushner speaking to the Russian ambassador about setting up secret comm
Idris Adesina A player of National League side, Kwara United, Azeez Saka, on Friday slumped and died during the club’s training session at the Ilorin Stadium. The 24-year-old defender was the son of f
Total Nigeria Plc has pledged to sponsor more sports event in the country as part of its effort to encourage recreation and healthy living across the country. Making the announcement in Lagos during t
Super Eagles fought back from a goal down on Friday to force hosts Corsica to a 1-1 draw in a friendly staged at the Stade Francois Coty in Ajaccio. The hosts scored in the second minute, when debutan
Arsenal failed to move forward with the other top teams in the Premier League this season, says Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain as they prepare for the FA Cup final, BBC Sport reports. The Gunners missed out
A federal judge on Friday tossed out life prison terms for one of two men convicted in a deadly Washington, D.C. area shooting spree, saying he must be re-sentenced in light of a U.S. Supreme Court ru
Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, tells ADEOLA BALOGUN and GBENRO ADEOYE in this interview that the state government will not shy away from taking unpopular ac
Funmi Akingbade 08096762941 08029593116 Many women find sex to be the deepest form of love and connection. They are very sexually oriented. But the ways that women experience and
According to the Military Times, a memo is circulating around the Pentagon that condemns the mortuary director who was in charge of the body of deceased Ohio Senator John Glenn (D-OH). The Military Ti
As today marks the Children’s Day, the All Progressives Congress-led Federal Government has yet to fully implement some of the child-friendly policies included in its manifesto, writes JESUSEGUN ALAGB
Elizabeth Badejo …08097360766 We all know that raising children in a very challenging society can be very taxing considering the many
Kunle Falayi Four-year-old Godwin Shekidat was abducted on February 13, 2017 by a couple at Masaka area of Nasarawa State, while he was on his way back from school. But when the boy’s father, Monday,
Akinpelu Dada As a result of the new aggressive recovery strategies adopted by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, it was able to recover N134bn from various debtors in the 2016 financial yea
…collects N33,000 for bail, arraigns victim for assaulting him Kunle Falayi A bakery worker, 23-year-old Sherifat Saka, was tired on the night of May 13, 2017 as she retired to bed in the room s
Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill by the Senate will eliminate the loss of billions of dollars in the country’s oil and gas sector, the Nigeria Extractive I
Kunle Falayi On May 9, 2017, a 19-year-old girl, Bisola (not real name), was sent on an errand by her mother in their Akowonjo, Lagos neighbourhood. But she lost N7,000 in the process. What happened n
Oyetunji Abioye The naira weakened to 382 per United States dollar on Friday, down from 379/dollar it closed on Thursday. On the back of sustained dollar injection by the Central Bank of Nigeria, the
Eric Dumo Cars moving in different directions, commercial motorcycles blaring horns uncontrollably in desperate attempts to wriggle their ways through any available opening on the narrow road and pede
Temilolu Okeowo 07086620576 (sms only) Parents of my darling, precious, glorious, dignified, world-famous and heavenly celebrated Nigerian sisters, I apologise for skipping “H
Mudiaga Affe, Calabar Three physically challenged youths have taken the centre stage at the 21.3 megawatts plant currently being built by the Cross River State Government to supply electricity to the
In this concluding part of his report on crimes against Nigerian children, KUNLE FALAYI writes on how police corruption is leading to numerous unresolved cases Today, Saturday, May 27, Nigeria celebra
Eric Dumo The fever grips you as you edge closer to the town. Regardless of which direction you are coming from, the scent and aura of the historic occasion smack your senses as you trudge deeper into
Success Nwogu, Ilorin No fewer than 100 members of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, Kwara and Kogi states chapter, as well as owners of other business concerns protested at the Kwara State Ho
Success Nwogu, Ilorin Eight suspected armed robbers invaded the Mission House of the First Baptist Church, Surulere in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital on Thursday. Rev. Solomon Gbenjo said two of the
Jesusegun Alagbe Philip Morris Limited, the Nigerian affiliate of Philip Morris International, has partnered the International Tobacco Company Limited to manufacture one of PMI’s tobacco brands in the
Alexander Okere, Benin The management of the University of Benin, Edo State, on Friday said it has launched an internal investigation into the alleged stabbing of a female student of the institution b
Kunle Falayi Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Seme Border Command of Lagos have intercepted 5,863kg of compressed cannabis. The illegal consignment, said to originate from Ghana
Four men and women teams will on Monday battle for honours at the Bringing Netball Back Club Championships at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos. In a statement issued by the organisers in Lagos, the m
But in spite of this development, child rights activist and Secretary General of the Child Protection Network in Lagos State, Mr. Taiwo Akinlami, said it is sad that Nigeria has yet to start taking ac
’Tana Aiyejina An alleged new rule restricting contestants for the athletes’ representative into the board of the Nigeria Tennis Federation to only players who have represented the country in the Davi
The President of Lagos-based Nationwide League side, Freestan FC, Efemena Elutabe, has charged the League Management Company to come hard on clubs found guilty of conducts inimical to the growth of Ni
SO&U Nigeria, a media agency specialised in creativity, television, film and integrated campaigns, has won a continental prize in the 2017 African Cristal Festival Awards. The agency won an Emeral
US President Donald Trump's behaviour and non-diplomatic talk have significantly spiced up the NATO summit. On the day when NATO moved to a modern building, which should symbolize its strength and
US President Donald Trump's first international tour has revealed the obvious: the White House will pursue an interest-based foreign policy in which the US president is letting everyone know who t
A former Texas nurse known as the “angel of death” for allegedly having killed up to 60 babies was served a new murder warrant linking her to the death of an infant boy more than 30 years
The Trump administration’s call for an opening of U.S. national monuments to economic development has drawn 107,00 comments from the public, with many expressing hope that sites like Utah’
The six-year old girl who was dragged off a dock and plunged underwater by a sea lion in Canada may be facing a battle with a rare infection known as ‘seal finger.’ Read Full Article a
"The cowardly attack victimized totally innocent people, icnluding children, who were en route to an antique monastery for gratuitous work and prayer," Kirill I said in his message
A Texas theatre has drawn accusations of sexism and exclusion after announcing a women-only screening of the new Wonder Woman movie. Read Full Article at
NASA’s mission to Jupiter has yielded its first science results, revealing the complexity and turbulent world of the solar system's largest planet. RT takes a look at some of the highli
A blockbuster new Wall Street Journal report details the “major changes” in store for the White House. One major change may be putting a “team of lawyers” between President Don
President Donald Trump might be getting attorneys to serve as his babysitter and police his Twitter usage and this afternoon’s CNN panel thought it was hilarious. The Wall Street Journal is repo
Undercover deputies in Catawba County, North Carolina stumbled on a field of opium poppy plants while conducting a separate investigation. The property owner, Cody Xiong was charged wit
The share of Ukrainian enterprises that posted losses in the first quarter of 2017 shrank to 36.1% from 39.7% year-over-year, according to the State Statistics Service of Ukraine.
A Guyanese woman who was caught in The Bahamas with cocaine in a wig was jailed for 28 months yesterday. The Bahama Journal said today that a weeping Linda Latoya Reynolds, 22, threw herself at the me
Ariana Grande will stage a benefit concert for victims of the Manchester suicide bombing which killed 22 and left 64 people injured, telling her fans on social media that “we won’t let
Technology firms, including Facebook and Google, have suggested five "changes" for Congress to consider while reforming foreign surveillance programs that gather vast amounts of persona
“You’re lucky someone doesn’t pop one of you.” A Montana voter said that to a CNN crew Thursday night, the day after Montana’s new Republican congressman-elect, Greg Gianforte, body-
The Egyptian Air Force has targeted militant camps in Libya in retaliation for the deadly attack on a bus carrying Coptic Christians, which left at least 28 dead and 23 injured. Read Fu
"Veliky Rostov Ukha - 10 Centuries of Tradition Festival" was held for the fourth time, now the leading event in the field of gastronomic tourism, (1st place in the national Russian Events Awards).
This year was supposed to be a time of triumph for the “alt-right” website and its readers. The website’s CEO Steve Bannon became one of the most powerful men in the co
Memorial Day — a time to celebrate American veterans, get families together, and, as per all large familial gatherings, argue about politics. With more politics to argue about than ever before,
Russia has begun testing samples from the outside of the International Space Station (ISS), believing that they may contain traces of extra-terrestrial life. In a news release Friday, Russia’s space a
A top White House adviser said Friday that U.S. President Donald Trump has no plans to lift sanctions against Russia and might even take a "tougher" approach with Moscow, according to The Wa
Popular Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele-Bello also known as Jennifer, has cried out that Air France has ruined her trip. Funke was in London for the Premiere of “Isoken the Movie” She sa
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9          1577

Recent News

Grapevine: Dupri, Bow Wow get Spirit of Detroit Awards

In other celeb news, Ariana Grande plans benefit concert, One Direction’s Niall Horan, ‘Dallas’ actor Jared Martin dies             
Read Full Story

FAU to host number of high-profile coaches at football camp

Florida Atlantic coach Lane Kiffin will host coaches from Tennessee, his former employer, as well as Michigan's Jim Harbaugh and others at the school's camp for high scho
Read Full Story

Isaiah Thomas won't make surgery decision until swelling goes down

WALTHAM, Mass. -- Boston Celtics All-Star point guard Isaiah Thomas says he must wait until the swelling subsides in his injured right hip before determining his rehabilitation pl
Read Full Story

Five decapitated bodies found in Mexico's Veracruz state

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican police found on Friday the decapitated bodies of five people with apparent signs of torture in the Gulf Coast state of Veracruz, which has long been ravaged by drug smu
Read Full Story

G7 leaders turn gaze to Africa, climate harmony elusive

TAORMINA, Italy (Reuters) - Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations meet African heads of state on Saturday, the final day of their annual summit which has been marked by discord over climate ch
Read Full Story

Shuttle Time programme comes to Zim

Innocent Choga  Fitness The Badminton World Federation is on a mission to claim their stake of the exercising and sporting populace in Zimbabwe through the Shuttle Time programme. The Shuttle Time is
Read Full Story

Popular Finance

Maine's latest fishing frenzy is going for $1,200 a pound — and it's not lobster

It is just past midnight, rain clouds stalking a full moon, and Julie Keene, a 57-year-old grandmother, is out on a muddy riverbank in thigh-high rubber boots and a camouflage jacket, a headlamp s
Read Full Story

Trump didn't win any friends in Europe

Europe, the last leg of President Trump’s first foray into international diplomacy, was supposed to be both a learning experience and an exercise in fence-mending with longstanding American allies
Read Full Story

How a supposedly free bridge over the L.A. River will cost taxpayers millions

In the end, the announcement was too good to be true. Los Angeles was going to get a “generous gift” — a bridge across the Los Angeles River, constructed with private money. Six years later, city
Read Full Story

Another consequence of climate change: A good night's sleep

It’s no surprise that a change in our planet’s climate would affect our coastlines, our weather patterns and our food supply. But here’s something you may not have considered before: Global warmin
Read Full Story

The designer of the iconic pink 'pussyhat' is moving on from Atwater Village

Every now and then, people drop by the Little Knittery in Atwater Village to catch a glimpse of where it all began. It was here that two young women partnered with shop owner Kat Coyle in November
Read Full Story

Lauren Graham reflects on the 'bittersweet' feeling of the 'Gilmore Girls' revival now being behind her

For years, Lauren Graham and her “Gilmore Girls” cohorts were asked about the possibility of a reunion — either in movie form or by way of more television episodes. Then it finally happened. A fou
Read Full Story

9 Southern California residents accused in a large-scale international sex trafficking ring

Federal authorities have accused nine Southern California residents of participating in a large-scale, international sex trafficking ring that abused and enslaved hundreds of Thai women who had be
Read Full Story

California woman sues Jelly Belly Candy claiming beans were full of sugar

A San Bernardino County woman has filed suit against the Jelly Belly Candy Co. claiming that she was duped into buying and eating sugar-filled jelly beans.
Read Full Story

'Underground' stars Aisha Hinds and Jurnee Smollett-Bell have so much more story to tell

It’s the cliffhanger that has fans of “Underground” on the edge of their seats: Will the show return for a third season? The fate of the drama has come into question as WGA America appears likely
Read Full Story