Month: June 2018

Delta PDP warns APC chair Adams Oshiomhole over comments, utterances

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Delta State, has warned the new National Chairman of All Progressive Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, to watch his comments and utterances, especially as they concern Governor Ifeanyi Okowa. Oshiomhole had openly expressed his ultimate personal ambition to unseat Okowa of Delta State and take over the State for APC… Read More »

Month: June 2018

Eden Hazard ready to turn down huge offer from Chelsea

Everybody knows that after a World Cup, Real Madrid have to sign the standout player. Those are simply the rules of football. Having seen Eden Hazard shine in Belgium’s first two matches before last night’s dead rubber, it is likely that we’ll see him make a move to the Bernabéu this summer. Real Madrid have… Read More »

Month: June 2018

EU leaders agree on screening centers to ease migrant crisis

European Union leaders struck an immigration deal early Friday that could ease the burden of resettling refugees caught up in Europe’s migrant crisis. EU leaders struck the agreement at their summit in Belgium overnight Thursday. The conference is geared toward Britain’s departure from the 28-nation bloc, but immigration became a chief subject as leaders addressed… Read More »

Month: June 2018

Osun Speaker Najeem Salaam joins guber race

Najeem Salaam, the Speaker of Osun House of Assembly, has declared his intention to contest in the September 22 governorship election in the state. Salaam, who made the declaration at the All Progressives Congress secretariat on Thursday in Osogbo, said he was capable of governing the state with his political experience. The speaker said he… Read More »

Month: June 2018

24 New Cases Of Cholera Recorded In Adamawa – Official

Adamawa Ministry of Health yesterday, confirmed 24 more cases of cholera in the state. A statement on cholera update, issued by the Information Officer of the ministry, Mr Mohammed Abubakar, said the new cases, which have no casualties, were recorded in Maiha, Mubi North and Mubi South Local Government Areas. He said 10 cases were… Read More »

Month: June 2018

Italy’s interior minister in Libya for migrant crisis talks

TRIPOLI, Libya – Italy’s firebrand interior minister vowed on Monday to do everything possible to help Libya stem the flow of migrants and develop itself commercially, saying Italy wants Europe to view its former colony as a “great opportunity” and not a problem. Matteo Salvini made his first official visit abroad to Tripoli, Libya’s capital,… Read More »

Month: June 2018

Ekiti guber: PDP concocting lies against Kayode Fayemi – aide

Media aide to the John Kayode Fayemi Campaign Organisation, Wole Olujobi, has replied chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Ekiti State, Gboyega Oguntuase, on his allegation that Fayemi could not account for N16.7 billion he claimed to have made as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) during his tenure as governor between 2010 and 2014.… Read More »

Month: June 2018

Policeman accidentally kills woman in Anambra

A bullet from an AK47 service rifle carried by an unnamed police officer has killed a 38-year-old woman in Onitsha. The incident which happened on Saturday at about 8am saw an unnamed police inspector attached to a joint task force created by Governor Willie Obiano, code named; operation Nkpochapu while on duty along Owerri-Oba road… Read More »

Month: June 2018

Argentina’s Coach Demoted, Messi To pick line up

Lionel Messi and his fellow players will now pick the team who will face Nigeria in a crunch World Cup D match Tuesday night after coach Jorge Sampaoli was demoted by that countries football authorities, according to media reports. Argentina have had a poor start to the World Cup in Russia and will be eliminated… Read More »

Month: June 2018

Explosion injures 25 people in western Germany 

Twenty-five people were injured, four of them severely, when an explosion destroyed an apartment building in the western German city of Wuppertal, police said Sunday. Police said the explosion rocked the several-story building shortly before midnight Saturday with a large bang, scaring people in surrounding homes so much they ran out into the street in… Read More »