Akwa Ibom governor inaugurates $45m International market

Akwa Ibom governor inaugurates $45m International market

Gov. Emmanuel addressing journalists Gov. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom, on Monday inaugurated the $45 million International market (Urua Nka) in Eket Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom. Emmanuel, at the inauguration More »

APC Has Done More Than Enough To Merit Re-Election – Ajimobi

APC Has Done More Than Enough To Merit Re-Election – Ajimobi

Governor Abiola Ajimobi said the All Progressives Congress (APC) has performed well to see the re-election of a second term, during an exclusive interview with Channels Television’s Roadmap 2019 on Monday.   More »

US, South Korea confirm suspending military drills

US, South Korea confirm suspending military drills

US and South Korean officials confirmed Tuesday the suspension of scheduled joint military drills, making good on a pledge by President Donald Trump during his summit with North Korea’s leader. Seoul, which More »

UN condemns deadly Damboa suicide attacks

UN condemns deadly Damboa suicide attacks

UN United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Ms. Myrta Kaulard, has condemned Saturday’s twin suicide attacks in Borno that left dozens of people dead and scores injured. The Damboa attack is one More »

Students must do problem-solving projects, not theses –Tech-U VC

Students must do problem-solving projects, not theses –Tech-U VC

The Vice-Chancellor of Technical University, Ibadan, Prof. Ayobami Salami, tells OLUFEMI ATOYEBI that Nigerian universities must restructure to stop education tourism What mandate did you have when the school began? The school More »


Kim Jong Un visits China

Kim Jong-Un, North Korean leader North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in Beijing on Tuesday, where he will likely brief Chinese President Xi Jinping on his summit with U.S. President Donald Trump on June 12, as Washington and Seoul

‘Black Panther’ Star Honours Hero At MTV Awards

(L-R) Actor Winston Duke, host Tiffany Haddish, actor Michael B. Jordan, and actor Chadwick Boseman speak after ‘Black Panther’ won the Best Movie award (Presented by Toyota) onstage during the 2018 MTV Movie And TV Awards at Barker Hangar on

US, South Korea Suspend Military Drills

South Korean and US soldiers watching from an observation post during a joint live firing drill between South Korea and the US at the Seungjin Fire Training Field in Pocheon, 65 kms northeast of Seoul.  JUNG Yeon-Je / AFP  

Israel Keeps Mum On U.S. Claims Of Hitting Syria

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu                                                           Tobias SCHWARZ / AFP   Israel declined

China Accuses Trump Of ‘Blackmail’ After New Tariffs Threat

China’s President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump. Photo: Nicolas ASFOURI / POOL / AFP   Beijing on Tuesday accused Donald Trump of “blackmail” and warned it would retaliate in kind after the US president threatened to impose fresh

North Korea’s Kim Visits China After Trump Summit

North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un speaks at a signing ceremony with US President Donald Trump (not pictured) during their historic US-North Korea summit, at the Capella Hotel on Sentosa island in Singapore on June 12, 2018. SAUL LOEB /

SARS operatives allegedly invade hostel, brutalise AAUA students

Peter Dada, Akure Some men of the Ondo State Police Command attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, on Monday, allegedly invaded a hostel of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Ondo State, and beat some of the students of the

World Cup: Pinnick confident…says Eagles’ll bounce back

The President, Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, on Monday said that the Super Eagles still had chance to progress to the knockout stage of the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup. He said that in spite of the Eagles’ 0-2 loss

Russia 2018: Merrybet launches Artistic Storytelling Contest

By Funmilola Olukomaiya Aside providing a platform for football fans to cash in on the on-going world football cup in Russia through betting, leading betting brand in Nigeria, Merrybet has launched a world football cup based artistic storytelling contest and

World Cup 2018: Russia coach, captain speak on Egypt, Salah

Russia coach, Stanislav Cherchesov says Mohamed Salah will be tamed when the World Cup 2018 hosts take on Egypt in St Petersburg on Tuesday. “What can I say? I trust in my team,” he said. “I believe in my players

‘This is Nigeria’: MURIC takes battle against Falz to CAN

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has asked the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) to either endorse or disown ‘This is Nigeria’ video by Folarin Falana, aka Falz the Bahd Guy. The Muslim body had announced that it will no longer

Popular rapper, XXXTentacion shot dead

A popular young rapper, Jahseh Onfroy popularly known as XXXTentacion, has been shot dead in south Florida. The 20-year-old rapper was shot and killed outside a motorsports store in Deerfield Beach, Fla., on Monday afternoon after two armed suspects approached

World Cup: Croatia’s Kalinic sent home

Croatia striker Nikola Kalinic has been sent home from the World Cup in disgrace after refusing to come on as a substitute during their 2-0 victory over Nigeria, Daily Mail reports. Kalinic started on the bench for the fourth successive

How UK helps us seize looted assets —FG

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Federal Government has given an insight into how it gets the assistance of the United Kingdom to seize properties and other assets linked to funds allegedly stolen from the Nigerian treasury. It said under the existing