Saturday, March 23, 2019

US Observer Group Says Election Shortcomings Orchestrated to Benefit Incumbent, APC

•Military invasion and rampage in Rivers State, troublesome on several levels •Clear pattern of desperation, constitutional violation of key institutions The United States-Nigeria Law Group, an...

Australian charged with murder after New Zealand mosque shootings

Australian Brenton Harrison Tarrant, 28, a suspected white supremacist, was charged with murder on Saturday after 49 persons were killed and dozens wounded in...

Leaked Records Show Shell’s Complicity in Massive Oil Corruption Scandal

New leaked records undercut Shell’s vigorous denials it was involved in a sprawling Nigerian corruption scandal. Shell CEO Ben van Beurden picked up the phone...

Father Trains Dog To Prevent Daughter From Using Phone During Homework

A father in south-west China has come up with a creative way to stop his daughter from getting distracted while doing her homework. The man...

U.S. Vows Visa Limits Linked to International Criminal Court

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States will impose visa restrictions on people responsible for any International Criminal Court probe, a move aimed at preventing...

Dozens killed in ‘terrorist’ attack on mosques

Dozens of people were killed Friday, March 15 when a man opened fire on religious services at two mosques in Christchurch, with New Zealand...

Human Rights Violations Still High in Nigeria, Says Amnesty

Global human rights organisation, Amnesty International, has raised concern over the inability of the federal government to hold those involved in human rights violation...

US actor, Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to hate attack hoax...

US television actor Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty on Thursday to charges he lied to police about being the victim of a racist, homophobic...

Nigeria’s Osowobi wins Commonwealth Youth Person of the Year 2019

Nigeria’s Oluwaseun Ayodeji Osowobi has scooped the overall prize of the 2019 Commonwealth Young Person of the Year, in recognition of her efforts to...

California governor halts death penalty: ‘I couldn’t sleep’

SACRAMENTO (Reuters) - California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday halted the death penalty, saying he was deeply troubled by the possibility of executing an...

Nigerian Parliament

INEC setting evil and dangerous precedence with inconclusive polls–Dogara

… says those who seek power to oppress like Hitler will meet their Waterloo The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has...

NBA

NBA President Usoro, SAN To Be Sworn In As Member Presidential...

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday, inaugurate Presidential Implementation Committee On Autonomy Of The State Legislature And State Judiciary in accordance with the 4th...