Military Helicopters Crash In Congo

Two military helicopters crashed in a strife-torn part of Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo with at least four crew members on board, authorities said on Monday. Government spokesperson, Lambert Mende, said that it was not clear what brought down the helicopters on Friday in North Kivu province near the borders with Rwanda and Uganda. Over […]

Bayelsa Government Sues Agip Oil, Claims N1.6tn Worth Of Damage

Bayelsa State government, has sued Nigerian Agip Oil Company Limited (NAOC) to a Federal High Court in Port Harcourt, over an oil spillage from the company’s SBM Sirius, (offshore Brass) in Brass local government area of the state. The government, in an originating summons, filed by the Bayelsa State Attorney-General and Commissioner of Justice, Kemeasuode […]

Give Birth To Only The Number Of Children You Can Cater For- Emir Of Kano Charges Northerners

Worried by the increasing number of street children aka Almajiris in the North, the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has called on Northerners to give birth to only the number of children they can cater for. The monarch said this when he spoke at the 60th Anniversary, Founder’s Day Lecture and Magazine Launch of […]

Canada To Offer Temporary Residency To Stranded U.S Travellers

Canada will offer temporary residency to travellers stranded by U.S. President Donald Trump’s orders temporarily barring people from seven Muslim-majority countries, a senior official said on Monday. Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen told a news conference he did not know how many people might be eligible but said only a handful of passengers headed to the […]

‘Schools To Soon Start Teaching Maths, Science In Local Dialect‘ – Minister

Plans are underway to ensure schools in the country teach mathematics and science subjects in indigenous languages according to the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu. The plan is meant to encourage the application of science and technology in the country, Onu said. The minister stated this while addressing pupils of Ekulu Primary […]

Poly Lecturers Begin a Week Warning Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, will today, Monday, 30th of January, 2017  begin a one week nationwide warning strike over Federal Government’s alleged refusal to reopen negotiations on the agreement it entered with the union in 2010.  Speaking to newsman in Asaba, weekend, National Coordinator of ASUP in the South-South and South-East geo-political zones, Dr. […]

How Jonathan, Wike Prevented My Government from Possessing the Controversial Helicoptors – Amaechi

The media office of Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi said their attention have been drawn to misrepresentations and innuendoes as it concerns the immediate past Governor of Rivers State and current minister of Transportation Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi in the purchase and importation of two helicopters into Nigeria that was supposedly abandoned at the Murtala […]

El-Rufai Should Be Arrested For Lying Against Jesus – Reno Omokri

Former aide to the former president Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri has called for the arrest of the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai for all lies during and after previous administration. Reno Omokri in a post published on his social media page said the Kaduna State Governor is one of the chief culprits responsible for spreading […]