NiMet predicts moderate rainy activity for Sunday

NiMet predicts moderate rainy activity for Sunday

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The Nigeria Meteorological Agency (NiMet), has predicted moderate rainfall over the southern region with chances of thunderstorms over most cities in the central and northern regions. NiMet’s weather outlook on Saturday in Abuja forecast cloudy condition over the northern region with chances…

Eid-el Kabir: Abuja airport witnesses upsurge in passenger traffic

Eid-el Kabir: Abuja airport witnesses upsurge in passenger traffic

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Inside the new terminal of Nnamdi Azikiwe International airport, Abuja The Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja on Saturday witnessed an upsurge in passenger traffic as more people departed to other states ahead of the Eid-el-Kabir celebrations. The News Agency of Nigeria…

Jeffrey Epstein: Financier found dead in New York prison cell

Jeffrey Epstein: Financier found dead in New York prison cell

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Epstein was awaiting trial on sex trafficking and conspiracy charges US financier Jeffrey Epstein has been found dead in his prison cell while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges. His body was discovered at 06:30 local time (10:30 GMT) on Saturday at…

Students shutdown South Africa’s Shoprite in Ogun over Xenophobia

Students shutdown South Africa’s Shoprite in Ogun over Xenophobia

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Shoprite Mall, Lugbe, Abuja The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) on Saturday shutdown South Africa’s grocery chain, Shoprite at Ota in Ogun State. A News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondent in Ota reports that the students picketed the shopping mall to protest…

So sad as Bashir Liman, Daily Trust Kannywood reporter, dies in car crash

So sad as Bashir Liman, Daily Trust Kannywood reporter, dies in car crash

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Late Bashir Liman (Photo: Facebook) A reporter with Daily Trust in Jos, Plateau State, who has a deep knowledge of Kannywood, Bashir Musa Liman, has died in an auto crash near Ningi in Bauchi State. The 34-year old journalist, died when a…

More empowered as Anambra Governor’s wife, visits Onitsha North, South LGs

More empowered as Anambra Governor’s wife, visits Onitsha North, South LGs

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By Sunny A. David, Onitsha The wife of Governor of Anambra State and founder of the Caring Family Enhancement Initiative, (CAFE), Dr. (Mrs.) Ebelechukwu Obiano, has urged women in rural areas who are into agriculture and petty trading to form cooperative societies…

LEADERSHIP ex-employees drag Sam Nda Isaiah to Ombudsman over salary arrears

LEADERSHIP ex-employees drag Sam Nda Isaiah to Ombudsman over salary arrears

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LEADERSHIP Newspaper Group head office, Utako, Abuja 14 former employees of the LEADERSHIP Newspaper have dragged an All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain and publisher, Mr. Sam Nda Isaiah to the Public Complaints Commission (PCC) over their unpaid salary arrears. The employees, who…

Police killing: Tension as scores arrested in Ibi

Police killing: Tension as scores arrested in Ibi

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Many people have been arrested by a team of detectives in Ibi, Taraba State. Security operatives were deployed to the town following the killing of three policemen and a civilian by soldiers at checkpoint along Ibi-Wukari road. The Policemen killed are Inspector…

Eid-el-Kabir: Ugwuanyi felicitates with Muslims, prays for peace, nation’s security

Eid-el-Kabir: Ugwuanyi felicitates with Muslims, prays for peace, nation’s security

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Enugu Governor Ugwuanyi On the occasion of this year’s Eid-el-Kabir, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State enjoins all Nigerians to take advantage of the celebration to supplicate for enhanced peace, security and progress of the country. Gov. Ugwuanyi, who emphasized the significance…

Obiano cautioned communities casting aspersions on traditional rulers

Obiano cautioned communities casting aspersions on traditional rulers

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The protesters with Monarch’s cabinet members By Sunny A. David, Awka The Anambra State Governor Chief Willie Obiano has cautioned communities in the state against casting aspersions on their traditional rulers. He said the office of the monarch was a revered one…