Nigerian authorities to investigate unexplained disappearances of 600 (IMN)


Nigerian authorities to investigate unexplained disappearances of 600 (IMN)

Amnesty International [AI] on Wednesday called on Nigerian authorities to investigate unexplained disappearances, as the rights group highlighted the Islamic Movement of Nigeria [IMN]

Kim Kardashian says her daughter would be better than Trump


Kim Kardashian says her daughter would be better than Trump

Kim Kardashian; her daughter, North West; and President Donald Trump

Gorakhpur deaths: Allahabad High Court orders inspection of BRD Medical College and Hospital

Gorakhpur deaths: Allahabad High Court orders inspection of BRD Medical College and Hospital

The Allahabad High Court on Thursday directed the Uttar Pradesh State Legal Services Authority to personally visit Baba Raghav Das Medical College and Hospital in Gorakhpur and file a report on what caused the death of 63 children at the facility earlier in August, IANS reported.

Fayose greets Southeast governors’ meeting with Nnamdi Kanu


Fayose greets Southeast governors’ meeting with Nnamdi Kanu

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has hailed Governors of the South-East states for their meeting with leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu.

Blue Whale Challenge: Teacher Prevents 2 Girls From Killing Self in Bengal's Barasat

Blue Whale Challenge: Teacher Prevents 2 Girls From Killing Self in Bengal's Barasat

Kolkata: An alert school teacher stopped two girls addicted to the Blue Whale challenge from taking their lives in West Bengal's North 24-Parganas district.

ONE NIGERIA! See list of Geopolitical Zones of recently selected NNPC Officials

ONE NIGERIA!  See list of Geopolitical Zones of recently selected NNPC Officials



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1. Malami Shehu, – MD Port Harcourt Refining Company.
2. Muhammed Abah, – MD Warri Refinery.
3. Umar Ajiya, – MD of NPMC.

Jiah Case: Lower Court Directed To Proceed With Trial Against Sooraj Pancholi

Jiah Case: Lower Court Directed To Proceed With Trial Against Sooraj Pancholi

MUMBAI:  The Bombay High Court today directed a lower court to proceed with the trial against actor Sooraj Pancholi, accused of abetting the suicide of his actor girlfriend Jiah Khan in 2013

Car driver attempts Suicide


Car driver attempts Suicide

An Uber driver, identified as Hammed Olojo, 31 was on Sunday afternoon restrained by operatives of the Rapid Response Squad on patrol of Third Mainland Bridge from jumping into the Lagoon.

Rajiv Kumar appointed DFS Secretary; Gujarat's Anita Karwal is new CBSE chief - Bureaucratic reshuffle today

Rajiv Kumar appointed DFS Secretary; Gujarat's Anita Karwal is new CBSE chief - Bureaucratic reshuffle today

New Delhi: Senior bureaucrat Rajiv Kumar was appointed Secretary in the Department of Financial Services (DFS) while Anita Karwal was named CBSE chairperson as part of a major reshuffle effected on Thursday.

Rajiv Mehrishi was appointed as the CAG of India.

Rajiv Mehrishi was appointed as the CAG of India.

Former home secretary Rajiv Mehrishi was appointed as the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG), after stepping down as Home Secretary on Thursday.

Lagos set to put to an end on disease epidemics


Lagos set to put to an end on disease epidemics

a  Disaster and Disease Outbreak Prevention Technology – is set to revolutionize disaster prevention, warning, response and recovery in Lagos State and Nigeria as a whole.

Trump Unveils Afghanistan Strategy, But Uncertainties Remain

Trump Unveils Afghanistan Strategy, But Uncertainties Remain

WASHINGTON: Few knew what to expect as Donald Trump stood before an audience of US soldiers to announce his administration’s policy toward Afghanistan and South Asia, given his repeated calls in the past for a US withdrawal from Afghanistan and a shocking response to the violent acts of neo-Nazis and the KKK in Charlottesville,

IIT Roorkee: The college authorities expect to see the placements go up to 130

IIT Roorkee: The college authorities expect to see the placements go up to 130

IIT Roorkee aims at recording one of the highest pre-placement offers this year with 23 top-notch companies visiting the prestigious institute ahead of the placement season in December.

Moses Heads To Training


Moses Heads To Training

Chelsea star Victor Moses has shaken off the headache that stopped him from attending the Super Eagles workout in the gym on Thursday morning.

Eid-el-kabir: Man was sentenced for stealing ram


Eid-el-kabir: Man was sentenced for stealing ram

A 30-year-old man, Sulaiman Awokunle has been sentenced to six months imprisonment by an Osogbo Magistrate Court in Osun state for allegedly stealing a ram.

CBN injects clean $297m into forex business


CBN injects clean $297m into forex business

As Nigerians go into the long weekend of Muslim festival, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) gave the national currency a shot in the arm, pumping $297m into the retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS)

Police- promotes 184 inspectors


Police- promotes 184 inspectors

The Niger State Police Command on Thursday said 184 Inspectors in the command were among the officers recently promoted to the rank of Assistant Superintendent of Police for their diligence.

National Women Team Back in Luanda


National Women Team Back in Luanda

Luanda — The national senior women's basketball team arrived in Luanda Wednesday after partaking in 23rd Edition of the African Basketball Championship

Russian woman tricked by Nigerian lover, caught with Cocaine


Russian woman tricked by Nigerian lover, caught with Cocaine

A Russian woman is set to be Executed in Vietnam after being caught with cocaine planted by her Nigerian lover.

Nigerian leaders are only after their personal gains and careless about the masses – MURIC


Nigerian leaders are only after their personal gains and careless about the masses – MURIC


The Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, has lamented the decay in the Nigerian education                      sector.

13 fresh deaths at BRD medical college;toll reaches 309 in August

13 fresh deaths at BRD medical college;toll reaches 309 in August

GORAKHPUR (UP): As many as 13 children died in the state-run Baba Raghav Das Medical College Hospital yesterday, taking the toll so far this month to 309

Ayodele prophesy about Nigeria VS Cameroon


Ayodele prophesy about Nigeria VS Cameroon

The General Overseer of the Inri Evangelical Spiritual Church, Oke-Afa, Lagos, Primate Elijah Ayodele Babatunde has prophesied that

Ambati Rayudu slaps and abuses man who objected to cricketer's rash driving

Ambati Rayudu slaps and abuses man who objected to cricketer's rash driving

Indian cricketer Ambati Rayudu in a shocking incident has been reported to be involved in a scuffle wherein he abused and slapped a person, who reportedly

Ijaw youths- IPOB are demonic, we can’t be part of them


Ijaw youths- IPOB are demonic, we can’t be part of them

A Niger Delta group, South South Legacy Forum has distanced the Ijaw nation from the activities of the Nnamdi Kanu-led Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, stressing that the group is demonic.

Intoxicated Drivers Add To Menace Of Road Accidents In Delhi: Court

Intoxicated Drivers Add To Menace Of Road Accidents In Delhi: Court

NEW DELHI:  Drunk drivers add to the growing menace of road accidents in Delhi, a city court said today as it refused to quash a seven-day jail term awarded to a man for the offence and jumping a traffic light.

3 months since FRC, but fee issue unresolved

3 months since FRC, but fee issue unresolved

As per the rules, all private schools that charge fees more than what has been prescribed in the Act were required to submit their proposal with the Committee by May 25.

Another tragedy has befallen the Christian community in northern Nigeria.


Another tragedy has befallen the Christian community in northern Nigeria.

The latest attack on Christians by extremist Muslims has seen a father and son were killed, and three women and a baby abducted, in an attack in Nigeria's northern state of Kano, in the largely Muslim area of Tudun Wada.

ORDER ON PLEAS AGAINST SCHOOL FEE REGULATION ACT: GUJARAT HIGH COURT RESERVES

ORDER ON PLEAS AGAINST SCHOOL FEE REGULATION ACT: GUJARAT HIGH COURT RESERVES

The Gujarat High Court on Thursday reserved its order on a bunch of petitions filed by over 2,000 self-financed schools challenging the state government's move

EFCC recovered about N409 billion

EFCC recovered about N409 billion

he Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), between January and August 2017, recovered about N409 billion and secured 137 convictions nationwide, the acting chairman, Ibrahim Magu, announced on Wednesday.

DCW Swati Maliwal chief recommends usual check up of ashrams housing women

DCW Swati Maliwal chief recommends usual check up of ashrams housing women

NEW DELHI: Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, recommending regular inspection of ashrams and religious centers housing women, in the backdrop of Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's conviction in a rape case

Mumbai building collapse: 22 killed as over 100 years old building collapses in Bhendi Bazaar; authorities play blame game

Mumbai building collapse: 22 killed as over 100 years old building collapses in Bhendi Bazaar; authorities play blame game

Mumbai: A more than a century-old five-storey residential building collapsed on Thursday in the congested Bhendi Bazar area of south Mumbai, killing at least 22 people and wounding 12 others, officials said. They were declared dead at

Asari Dokubo -You can’t detain Nnamdi Kanu


Asari Dokubo -You can’t detain Nnamdi Kanu

Leader of the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta(MEND), Alhaji Mujaheed Asari Dokubo has dared the Nigerian government to arrest the Leader of the Indigenous people of Biafra(IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu.

Media Rights Group reacts on FG To Monitor Social Media

Media Rights Group reacts on FG To Monitor Social Media

“The action is a violation of the rights of Nigerians to freedom of expression and the privacy of their communications guaranteed

Sindhu, Saina, Srikanth felicitated by Sports Minister

Sindhu, Saina, Srikanth felicitated by Sports Minister

India’s star shuttlers Pusarla Venkata Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth were felicitated by Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Thursday for their fine show at the recently concluded Badminton World Championship held at Glasgow.

Oil Minister: BS VI will be introduced by April 2020

Oil Minister: BS VI will be introduced by April 2020

In view of the emissions concerns, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said that Bharat Stage VI (BS VI) will be introduced by April 2020 and it will be as clean as CNG.

Delhi: Sweeper gets crushed under wheels of reversing bus, driver arrested

Delhi: Sweeper gets crushed under wheels of reversing bus, driver arrested

New Delhi: A Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) driver was arrested after a sweeper was crushed under the wheels of a bus being reversed by him in the early hours on Wednesday,

Ambode donates N5 million to wife of dead community leader

Ambode donates N5 million to wife of dead community leader

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has donated N5million to the widow and children of Osaze Omorogbe, a community leader killed and burnt by kidnappers for leading security agents to foil their operation.

Niger Delta indigenes need post security for refineries

Niger Delta indigenes need post security for refineries

Ijaw Youth Council President, Pereotubo Roland Oweilaemi, is a lawyer. In this interview with AKINOLA AJIBADE,

Governor Okorocha must be impeached by Imo leaders

                                      Governor Okorocha must be impeached by Imo leaders
  
Community leaders from the three senatorial districts of Imo State have advised the state House of Assembly to, forthwith, begin the impeachment process of Governor Rochas Okorocha.

Arsenal Join Chelsea, Spurs For England Star Of Nigerian fall



Arsenal Join Chelsea, Spurs For England Star Of Nigerian fall

Arsenal have entered the race to sign Everton midfielder of Nigerian descent Ross Barkley on deadline day, as per reports.

Pak court declares Musharraf fugitive, jails 2 officers in Bhutto murder case

Pak court declares Musharraf fugitive, jails 2 officers in Bhutto murder case

Pakistan’s former dictator Pervez Musharraf was on Thursday declared a fugitive by an anti-terrorism court which ordered seizure of his property and sentenced two senior police officers to 17 years in jail in the Benazir Bhutto murder case, nearly 10 years after her assassination

Oyengun’s Eid-El-Kabir memo To Nigerians


Oyengun’s Eid-El-Kabir memo To Nigerians

The All Progressives Congress (APC) felicitates with Muslim faithful in the country on the joyous occasion of Eid-el-Kabir,

Multi-drug resistant bacteria proliferating through poultry desecrate

Multi-drug resistant bacteria proliferating through poultry desecrate

JAIPUR: Misuse of antibiotics in poultry farms is leading to a proliferation of multi-drug resistant bacteria. To make matters worse, these bacteria are now spreading in the environment because of unsafe disposal of poultry litter and waste in agricultural fields.

300 teachers compete for N5m Maltina star prize

300 teachers compete for N5m Maltina star prize

Three hundred teachers are in contention for this year’s Maltina Teacher of the Year award.

'India will not let down on Climate issues'

'India will not let down on Climate issues'

Stressing on limiting consumption of natural resources, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan told

NCC Warns Users of inferior Phones is the Cause of Cancer


NCC Warns Users of inferior Phones is the Cause of Cancer

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has warned Nigerians against using substandard phones, saying it is responsible for some of the cancer ailments being suffered by the citizens.

Private school teacher –Lucknow – brutally slaps class three student for not responding to roll call

Private school teacher –Lucknow – brutally slaps class three student for not responding to roll call

A private school teacher here allegedly slapped a class three student mercilessly and dragged him for not responding to roll call, following which she was booked by the police.

Customs vigilant to stop importation, sale of frozen food


Customs vigilant to stop importation, sale of frozen food

Zone B of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Kaduna, has placed its personnel on alert to prevent smuggling and sale of frozen products during Sallah, its Controller, Aminu Dahiru, has said.

Coal India gives waggle for Rs 60 cr tech projects from Australia

Coal India gives waggle for Rs 60 cr tech projects from Australia

The Coal India has approved around Rs 60 crore for technology development projects taken up by IIT Indian School of Mines (ISM) in association with Australian institutes.