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Chinese/US Military Set Aside Friction To Attend Health Forum

1 day ago /
International News 

A top Chinese general attended the opening on Monday of a regional armed forces health forum organized by the Chinese and U.S. Militaries, as the two sides set aside friction over trade and territorial issues.

Iran Says U.S. Withdrawal From Nuclear Deal Threatens Middle East Peace

1 day ago /
International News 

Iran’s atomic chief says the U.S. withdrawal from the nuclear deal struck between the country and major powers is “doomed” to seriously affect peace and security in the Middle East,

Hurricane Florence Lashes North Carolina

1 day ago /
International News 

The coastal city of Wilmington, North Carolina has been cut off from the rest of the state because of heavy floods following hurricane Florence.

Super Typhoon Slams China

1 day ago /
International News 

A super typhoon made landfall in China’s Guangdong on Sunday, the country’s most populous province, after wreaking havoc in Hong Kong and Macau and killing potentially more than 50 people in the Philippines.

 

Many Killed In Philippines Typhoon Manghut

1 day ago /
International News 

Philippine rescuers used shovels and their bare hands to claw through mounds of rocky soil on Monday as they desperately looked for dozens of people feared buried beneath a landslide unleashed by typhoon Manghut.

Ekiti Election Petition Tribunal Grants Application For Change Of Venue

1 day ago /
Nation 

The election petition tribunal sitting in Ado Ekiti over the July 14 governorship election has granted an application made orally by the lead counsel to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Adebayo Adelodun and candidate of the PDP, Olusola Kolapo Eleka, that the venue of the hearing of the petition be shifted to another venue outside Ekiti.

 

Zainab Ahmed Resumes Office As Finance Minister

1 day ago /
Nation 

The Supervising Minister of Finance, Hajiya Zainab Ahmed, has assumed duties in the ministry after the resignation of Kemi Adeosun on Friday, September 14, 2018.

 

Imo Governor Swears In New Appointees

1 day ago /
Nation 

Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha has advised separate politicians to desist from politics of calumny. 

Buhari Promises To Rebuild Port Transport Infrastructure

2 days ago /
Nation 

Nigerian President,  Muhammadu Buhari, has restated his administration's commitment to rebuilding transport infrastructure around the nation's ports.

Nine LGAs Sub-Merged By Flood In Kogi

2 days ago /
Nation 

Kogi state Governor Yahaya Bello says nine local government areas in the state have been submerged in the wake of the recent floods sweeping through parts of the country.

Typhoon Mangkhut: Miners And Families Buried By Landslide

2 days ago /
International News 

Rescuers in the Philippines are digging through mud to retrieve bodies buried by a landslide that hit as Typhoon Mangkhut battered the country.

PDP Asks NASS To Investigate N10 Trillion Sleaze By Presidency Cabal

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked the national assembly to open an investigation into alleged siphoning of over N10 trillion by the cabal in a Buhari presidency, concealed under the tenure of erstwhile minister of finance, Kemi Adeosun.

Analysts Take Closer Look At Nigeria-China Trade

2 days ago /
Business and Economy  

Nigeria’s participation at the just-concluded forum on china and Africa cooperation summit in Beijing, was widely celebrated particularly in government circles analysts however have expressed the need to review some of the trade deals, as they appear inimical to the country’s economic aspirations.

FG Recommits To Economic Dev. Of Women

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian government says it will continue to strengthen efforts targeted at improving gender equality and economic empowerment of women

NLC Hails FG On Directive To States On Paris Club Refund

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Nigeria labour congress (NLC) says the federal government directives to the states to account for the previous Paris club refund released to them before being given the last tranche is commendable.

Golden Eaglets Beat Ghana To Qualify For Afcon-U17 Tournament

2 days ago /
Sports  

Chief coach of Nigeria’s golden eaglets Manu Garba has described the victorious golden eaglets as future members of the super eagles after they qualified for the AFCON U-17 tournament in Tanzania.

Delta Emerges Champions Of National Youth Games

2 days ago /
Sports  

Three-time defending champions of the annual national youth games delta state has once again emerged champions in the fourth edition which came to an end on Sunday in Ilorin kwara state north central Nigeria.

Police Warns Against Vote Buying In Osun

2 days ago /
Politics  Security 

The Nigeria police says it will not tolerate, condone or allow any form of vote buying and selling in any part of Osun state before and during the election.

APC Congratulates Adeosun

2 days ago /
Nation 

The all progressives congress APC, has congratulated former minister of finance Kemi Adeosun for what it called towing the path of honour by resigning her appointment.

Airforce Strikes, Destroys Boko Haram Vehicles, Equipment

2 days ago /
Nation  Security 

The air task force of operation Lafiya Dole, says it has tracked and destroyed some boko haram terrorists vehicles and logistic equipment as they were attempting to launch fresh attacks on troops locations around Gudumbali and Damasak in Borno state.