CURTAIN COMES DOWN ON A RECORD-BREAKING YOUTH OLYMPIC, BUENOS AIRES 2018
CURTAIN COMES DOWN ON A RECORD-BREAKING YOUTH OLYMPIC, BUENOS AIRES 2018 THE YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES BUENOS AIRES 2018 CAME TO AN END ON THURSDAY 18 OCTOBER, WITH THE YOUTH OLYMPIC VILLAGE PROVIDING THE SETTING FOR AN INTIMATE CLOSING CEREMONY FULL OF COLOUR AND SPECTACLE. Addressing the athletes assembled in front of the stage, International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach said: “And now I...
EFCC Subjects Nigerians To Media Trial For Lack of Evidence, Fayose 'll Not Be Intimidated - Olayinka, Ex Èkìtì State Governor, Ayodele Fayose First Night In EFCC Detention, Fayose arrives EFCC office in customised shirt
EFCC Subjects Nigerians To Media Trial For Lack of Evidence, Fayose 'll Not Be Intimidated - Olayinka Mr Ayodele Fayose, will not be intimidated by anyone, says by the former Ekiti state governor loyal spokesperson, Lere Olayinka. Lere Olayinka, who said this in a statement on Friday,  noted that his boss would only defend himself in the court. He was reacting to...
Ellen DeGeneres faced a bomb threat
Ellen DeGeneres faced a bomb threat Ellen DeGeneres has revealed that her decision to come out was met with death threats—and even a bomb threat. The 60-year-old comedian and lesbian icon revealed she was gay in April 1997, posing on the cover of Time magazine alongside the message: “Yep, I’m Gay.” Read Also: Ariana Grande Beaks Silence Over Mac Miller's Death She received support from...
Beware: Drugs Imported From China May Contain Human Parts - South Korean Food & Drug Safety Warns
Beware: Drugs Imported From China May Contain Human Parts - South Korean Food & Drug Safety Warns The South Korean ministry of food and drug safety has cautioned Nigerians against the use of drugs imported from China, as they may contain human remains. The ministry issued this warning in a memo dated October 12 and directed to the Nigeria Intelligence Agency...
Kawhi Leonard scores 31 points, Raptors beat Celtics 113-101 Kawhi Leonard isn't quite back up to speed after missing most of last season. That's just fine with the Toronto Raptors. They are plenty happy with the way Leonard is playing right now. Read Also: Manchester United vs Chelsea - It's Either Real Madrid or Chelsea, Hazard Said Leonard had 31 points and 10...
Judge orders Abaribe, others to pay N100m over Nnamdi Kanu’s absence, Video: IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu Resurface in Jerusalem, After A Year in Hiding
IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu Resurface in Jerusalem, After A Year in Hiding Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has resurfaced after over a year in hiding. Kanu was last seen publicly when security forces invaded his residence in Abia state in September 2017. Read Also: Ownership Tussle: Willie Obiano Bans Religious Services in Schools Emmanuel, his younger brother, had...
Burundi opposition MP accused of plot to kill president Burundi's public security ministry has accused a prominent opposition MP of planning the assassination of President Pierre Nkurunziza and other top officials, in an address on state television. The authorities announced the arrest of a "commando unit" over the alleged plot to murder the president, his two deputies and the parliament speaker,...
Nigerian football officials charged with $9.5m fraud
Nigerian football officials charged with $9.5m fraud Three Nigerian football officials have been charged with fraud after allegedly diverting $9.5 million in FIFA grants for personal use, the country's anti-corruption unit said Thursday. Christopher Andekin, Jafaru Fadanari Mamza and Rajan Zaka allegedly committed the crime in 2015, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said in a statement. Read Also: Rivers State...
Wike forged age declaration certificate, lawyer alleges, Wike Threatens PDP Over National Convention Venue
Wike forged age declaration certificate, lawyer alleges A legal practitioner, Achinike William-Wobodo, has filed a suit before the Federal High Court in Abuja, asking the court to disqualify the incumbent Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, from taking part in the 2019 general election or any other election in Nigeria, on the grounds that he submitted a forged certificate of...
Gov. Fayemi Revokes Shop Allocation, Orders Refund, Fayemi Cancels Education Levy, Approves Loans For Teachers, Fayemi Dissolves Boards of Government Agencies in Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi Sworn in As Ekiti State Governor
Fayemi Dissolves Boards of Government Agencies in Ekiti State The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has ordered the immediate dissolution of the boards of government agencies, parastatals, and corporations in the state. Chairmen of the boards of these agencies are directed to hand over to the most senior officer in their respective agencies. The dissolution, however, does not affect the statutory boards. Government appreciates...