Tag Archives: Global News

BREAKING: FG Reaches Agreement With ASUU

The federal government of Nigeria has reached an agreement with striking university lecturers, raising the possibility of ending the teachers’ prolonged industrial action. Premium Times quoted the national president of ASUU, Biodun Ogunyemi, as saying that the National Executive Committee of the union will review its decisions based on the new commitment by the federal government. According to him, the ongoing ...

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Dino Melaye Speaks From Police Custody

The Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye, has spoken from police custody. He denied being part of the lawmakers that booed President Muhammadu Buhari, during the 2019 budget presentation before a joint session of the National Assembly on December 19, 2018. Melaye claims he was absent at the House of Representatives chamber, venue of the budget presentation on that ...

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How To Make Rice Water Shampoo For Hair

Rice has long been used to strengthen hair. And now recipes with rice are popular. If you regularly use rice for hair care, you can prevent the appearance of gray hair early. The scope of rice is extensive. It is actively used in cosmetology, dentistry and others. Checkout how to make rice water for hair to make it look brilliant. ...

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Nigerians React Furiously To Alex Badeh’s Shooting

Nigerians have queried the circumstances leading to the shooting of former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh (rtd). Badeh was shot dead on the Abuja-Keffi Road while coming from his farm on Tuesday evening, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) announced. “It is with a heavy heart that I regretfully announce the unfortunate demise of former Chief of Defence ...

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‘We Are Brothers’ – Atiku Celebrates Buhari at 76

Former vice president and presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has felicitated with President Muhammadu Buhari on the occasion of his 76th birthday. Atiku took to his verified Twitter handle Monday to wish the president long life as he adds yet another year. The Wazirin Adamawa said he remains a brother with the president even though they will ...

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Apple to Build $1bn Campus in Texas

Apple announced on Thursday it will build a $1 billion campus in Texas as part of an expansion across America. The facility will be less than a mile from the tech giant’s existing facility in Austin and initially accommodate 5,000 additional employees, with room to grow to 15,000. Employees at the new campus will work in fields including engineering, R&D, operations, ...

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Wizkid’s “Fever” and Others Top Google’s Most Searched Songs For 2018

Google has revealed the list of its 2018 ‘Year In Search’ that captures; what people, places, and things were trending around the globe this year? What was the top trending news moment of the last 12 months, and which new music and movie trended to the top and grabbed people’s attention? On the list of songs that dominated based on searches conducted in ...

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Nigerian Eiye Confraternity Members Arrested By Police In Italy (Photos/Video)

Security operatives have arrested a group of Nigerian cultists believed to be part of a drug and criminal syndicate near Cagliari area of Italy. According to reports, the suspects who are said to be members of Supreme Eiye Confraternity, were apprehended on Wednesday night (yesterday) following investigations by the police who raided their apartments. Drugs, money and other items including their ...

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Adams Oshiomhole Returns From US, Reveals Why He Was Arrested By DSS

The national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has given an insight into why he was quizzed by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS). TheCable on Friday reported that he was en route to Nigeria after visiting his indisposed wife, Iara, in the US, and subsequently meeting Bola Tinubu, APC national leader, in the UK. ...

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Breaking: Police Dismiss Officer Found Drunk on Duty

The Nigeria Police Force has dismissed an officer, Inspector Kadima Useni, for being drunk while on duty around the Akowonjo, Dopemu area of Lagos State. This was disclosed in a statement issued on Wednesday by the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, CSP Chike Oti. According to the statement, the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim K. Idris whose attention ...

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Primary School Gives Goats As Gifts To Outstanding Students… See Shocking Reason + Photos

A school in Anambra state was mocked last year after outstanding students were given goats by the management for distinguishing themselves academically. The authorities of Santa Mary Nursery and Primary school 2, Nibo, a school managed by St. Theresa’s parish, Catholic diocese of Awka, Anambra state, gave pupils that came top in their classes the unusual gifts never received by students ...

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NSCDC Officials Arrest ‘Mad Man’ Who Received N1.5million Credit Alert On His Mobile Phone

The Ondo State Command of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Tuesday has arrested a suspected kidnapper who claimed to be insane. The Commandant of NSCDC in the state, Mr Pedro Awili while speaking said seven others, who allegedly committed other offences were being detained in Akure. He said: “Our QRS team on Oct. 15, arrested one Dele, ...

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Little Girl Burnt After Falling Into Her Mother’s Pot Of Food (Photos)

A little girl has been left wounded after suffering from a domestic mishap recently. It was revealed that the young girl fell into her mother’s sauce pot while playing in the kitchen. A Facebook user who shared the pictures of the badly injured child, didn’t give the exact location where the tragedy occurred. According to reports, the girl is currently ...

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Gunshots As Rival Gangs Clash In Fadeyi Area Of Lagos (Photos/Videos)

Officers attached to the Lagos State Police Command have restored law and order in Fadeyi area of Lagos after rival gangs temporarily disturbed commercial and vehicular movement in the area this morning. The hoodlums attacked themselves with various weapons including guns and machetes, according to reports.. About six suspects have been arrested while Police officers of the Lagos State Police ...

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Nigerian Government announces proposed Minimum Wage as ₦24,000

The Federal Government has revealed that the proposed minimum wage for the civil servants is ₦24,000. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, stated this on Monday while speaking with newsmen in the State House, Premium Times reports. Ngige shared that the Federal Government has proposed to pay its workers ₦24,000, while states will pay ₦20,000. The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) are willing to go as ...

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“Thank you for choosing me” – Atiku Abubakar Tweets After Victory At The PDP Primaries

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has reacted after emerging the presidential candidate of the All Progressive Congress.   Following his victory at the presidential primary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has thanked the party for choosing him to be its flag-bearer for the 2019 presidential election. The national convention of the party, which began on ...

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2019: Atiku Abubakar Clinches PDP Presidential Ticket

The former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has emerged as the flagbearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 presidential election. Atiku beat 11 other contestants after polling 1, 532 at the crucial National Convention in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal came second with 693 votes, Senate President Bukola Saraki polled 317 votes, while ...

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Why I Didn’t Support Adeleke During Osun Gov Rerun – Omisore

The governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party in Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, has said that he opted to support the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola,  in the rerun election in the state because the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party in the state said they did not need his support. Omisore said this in ...

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