Kano Pillars sign 6 new players, place 6 on transfer

Kano Pillars sign 6 new players, place 6 on transfer

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‎Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) club, Kano Pillars, on Friday said it signed six players ahead of 2019/20 new season.‎ The Media Officer of the club, Idris Malikawa, disclosed this during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria ( NAN) on…

Scores escape death as twin three-storey building gutted by fire in Anambra

Scores escape death as twin three-storey building gutted by fire in Anambra

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Anambra Commissioner of Police, John Abang By Sunny A. David, Onitsha A double three-storey building was gutted by fire at Emenike/Ezeugo road junction, Okpoko, Ogbaru Local Government Area, Anambra State. The inferno, which occurred at about 8pm, according to investigation, had two…

Big catch as 10 persons arraigned over different cyber crimes

Big catch as 10 persons arraigned over different cyber crimes

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By Sunny A. David, Onitsha The Divisional Police Officer (DPO) for Fegge Police Station, Onitsha in Onitsha South Local Government Area of Anambra State, Mr. Rabiu Garba (CSP) has arraigned 10 persons over their involvement in different cyber crimes. The Police in…

El-Zakzaky returns from India, moved to DSS detention

El-Zakzaky returns from India, moved to DSS detention

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Within a space of four days, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, (IMN), Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife Zeenat jetted out of Nigeria to India for medical attention only to return Friday morning. The couple left Nigeria on Monday, August…

Enugu one of best states for MSMEs, says Vice President Osinbajo

Enugu one of best states for MSMEs, says Vice President Osinbajo

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (left) with Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, acknowledging cheers from jubilant traders of Abakpa Market, Enugu East Local Government Area, during the activation/launch of Tradermoni in Enugu, Friday. The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has described Enugu…

Non-teaching university workers begin 5-day warning strike Monday

Non-teaching university workers begin 5-day warning strike Monday

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Non Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) and Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) will begin a five-day warning strike from Monday, August 19, following alleged delay of the Federal Government in addressing their grievances. Among the contentious areas included,  Earned…

Jonathan salutes Babangida at 78

Jonathan salutes Babangida at 78

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Ibrahim Babangida, former Nigeria military President Former President Goodluck Jonathan has described former Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (rtd.), as a courageous leader who devoted his time and strength to upholding the glory and honour of Nigeria. Jonathan stated this in a…

Match fixing: FIFA bans former Super Eagles coach Siasia for life

Match fixing: FIFA bans former Super Eagles coach Siasia for life

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Samson Siasia Former Nigeria national team coach Samson Siasia has been banned from the game for life following a match-fixing probe by world governing body FIFA. FIFA said in a statement on Friday that the adjudicatory chamber of their independent Ethics Committee…

More communities benefit from World Bank-assisted development projects in Anambra

More communities benefit from World Bank-assisted development projects in Anambra

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By Sunny A. David, Awka Some communities in Anambra State have keyed into the World Bank-assisted Community and Social Development Project to construct basic social infrastructures for all round development of the state. The communities received different amounts of money from the…

Secret burial: Experts investigation revealed Wall Street Journal lied on Nigerian military

Secret burial: Experts investigation revealed Wall Street Journal lied on Nigerian military

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Officials of The Global Amnesty Watch at the presentation of their findings Contrary to a recent report by the Wall Street Journal where it alleged that the Nigerian military had buried thousands of soldiers in secret graves, new investigation by experts has…