Police arrests truck driver for allegedly crushing mother, son to death in Abia

Police arrests truck driver for allegedly crushing mother, son to death in Abia

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The Police Command in Abia has confirmed the arrest of a driver whose vehicle crushed a woman and her son to death on Friday evening in Aba. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, SP Geoffrey Ogbonna said the driver was…

Learn from hard-fought victory against Burundi, Bewarang charges Super Eagles

Learn from hard-fought victory against Burundi, Bewarang charges Super Eagles

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Coach Bitrus Bewarang The Technical Director of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Bitrus Bewarang, says the Super Eagles must take to heart lessons learnt from their hard-fought victory against Burundi at the ongoing AFCON. Reacting to Nigeria’s 1-0 victory over the tournament’s lowest-ranked…

Norilsk, Russia: Wild polar bear on the loose

Norilsk, Russia: Wild polar bear on the loose

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Norilsk, Russia: A wild polar bear walks through the outskirts of the Russian industrial city of Norilsk, in the far north of the country. The hungry bear is hundreds of miles from its natural habitat. Photograph: Irina Yarinskaya/AFP/Getty Images  

Kaduna: Governorship tribunal admits 59 witnesses, adjourns to June 26

Kaduna: Governorship tribunal admits 59 witnesses, adjourns to June 26

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The Kaduna State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on Saturday, adjourned hearing in the main petition of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to Wednesday, June 26. The Tribunal adjourned  after admitting 59 witnesses of the PDP and Alhaji Isah Ashairu, its candidate in…

Ighalo scores as Nigeria beats Burundi 1- 0

Ighalo scores as Nigeria beats Burundi 1- 0

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Shanghai Greenland Shenhua striker Odion Ighalo scored four minutes after coming on as a second half substitute Three-time winners and 2013 champions Nigeria edged past tournament debutants Burundi at the Africa Cup of Nations. Second half substitute Odion Ighalo scored the only…

DSS confirms arrest of fake medical doctor in Adamawa

DSS confirms arrest of fake medical doctor in Adamawa

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The fake medical doctor The Department of State Services (DSS) has confirmed the arrest of the Principal Medical Director of Fufore Cottage Hospital in Adamawa, Ibrahim Mustapha, for operating with fake medical certificate. Mr Bola Olori, the Director of DSS in the…

FIFA WWC: Germany beat Nigeria 3-0 to qualify for their 8th quarter-final appearance

FIFA WWC: Germany beat Nigeria 3-0 to qualify for their 8th quarter-final appearance

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Germany qualified for an eighth consecutive quarter-final appearance at the FIFA Women’s World Cup by beating the Super Falcons 3-0 at Stade des Alpes in Grenoble on Saturday. The Germans were favourites to win the Round of 16 clash, and it was…

Crisis: Taraba relaxes curfew in Jalingo

Crisis: Taraba relaxes curfew in Jalingo

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The Taraba State Government Saturday has reduced the time of curfew it imposed in Jalingo, the state capital, by two hours. The Deputy Press Secretary to Governor Darius Ishaku, Mr Iliya Bikyu, in a statement emailed to Apex News, said the curfew…

Osinbajo heads to U.S, meets Pence

Osinbajo heads to U.S, meets Pence

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Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will depart Nigeria on Saturday  for U.S. where he will be meeting with his U.S. counterpart, Mr Mike Pence, and other key groups and interests in the country. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Mr Laolu Akande,…

Emergence of 2 speakers in Bauchi retrogressive- Jordan Mosque imam

Emergence of 2 speakers in Bauchi retrogressive- Jordan Mosque imam

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By Baba Shehu Oscu, Bauchi Chief Imam of Jordan Mosque, Kofar Dumi in Bauchi metropolis, Ustaz Rabi’u Shehu has described as not only laughable, but also retrogressive to the state the emergence of two parallel Speakers at the House of Assembly inauguration…