Former banker Emmanuel Macron, pictured with his wife Briggitte, 64, is set to become France youngest president at 39 after winning 65.5 per cent of the vote in a tense election against far-right National Front (FN) candidate Marine Le Pen, 48. Not only will he be the youngest president ever Continue Reading
Just In: President Buhari Travels Tonight for medical follow-up. Length of stay to be determined by London doctors. Govt to function normally under VP as Acting President. More details coming soon.
President Buhari this afternoon observed juma’at prayer at the State House mosque.
9 months after he was appointed the Assistant General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God RCCG, Pastor Olu Obanure, has died. He was 65 years old. Obanure became the Assistant General Overseer in charge of Establishment following his investiture at the 64th Annual Convention of the church last Continue Reading
Somalia’s Public Works Minister Abdullahi Sheikh Abas has been killed after an attack on his convoy in the capital, Mogadishu. He was shot in his car near the presidential palace, local media said Mr Abas was a former refugee who grew up in Dadaab camp in Kenya, home to hundreds Continue Reading
WHATSAPP has gone down across the world causing problems for thousands of users as the message service crashes. Well, Twitter is currently going crazy over this and we can’t seem to get enough of the reactions. When Whatsapp stops working. But you have Twitter ?????? pic.twitter.com/tNcyJX9sPw — Daniel Fernandes (@dha_lynch) Continue Reading
Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu’s bedroom is currently being razed by fire and extending to other parts of the Palace. Fire officers are currently at the palace with lots of Police Men at the site.The cause of the fire hasn’t been revealed, however, the Police have cordoned off the road leading to Continue Reading
MTN, on Friday sacked 280 of its employees in Nigeria, in a major job cut that affected about 15% of the company’s entire Nigerian workforce. Those affected by the move include some 200 permanent employees and about 80 contract staff across various cadres, ranging from new graduates to senior managers, Continue Reading
A member of the Nigerian Senate, Isiaka Adeleke has died. The three-term Senator currently representing Osun West Senatorial district having won the election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress in 2015. Mr. Adeleke died today at Bikets Hospital in Oshogbo the Osun state capital after suffering a heart attack according Continue Reading
He died in the early hours of Saturday according to his personal assistant, who was with him when he passed away. Bakare, who has been sick for more than a year was discharged from the University College Hospital (UCH) last year after he was allegedly diagnosed with a respiratory disorder Continue Reading
Over 30 people have lost their lives at a football viewing centre in Calabar, Cross River state capital, after high tension electricity cable broke from its mooring and fell on the roof of the building. According to Channels TV, the football fans were said to have assembled at the centre Continue Reading
There are no scared cows in this fight against corruption, so says the presidency. President Muhammadu Buhari has suspended the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), David Babachir Lawal from office. The President has also directed the suspension of the Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) , Continue Reading
The tennis legend shared the photo above moments ago via her Instagram account.We will provide details as soon as we get them.
THE senator representing Kogi west senatorial district, Dino Melaye, on Saturday escaped assassination attempt on his life as unknown gunmen attacked his residence in Ayetoro-Gbede, Ijumu local government area of the state. The assailants were said to have invaded the residence at about 12 am, shooting sporadically into the building. Continue Reading
The U.S. has dropped its largest non-nuclear bomb in Afghanistan on Thursday, the U.S. military said, in an attack targeting an ISIS tunnel complex in the province of Nangarhar. According to the statement, this was the first combat use of the bomb, also known as the “Massive Ordnance Air Blast,” Continue Reading