Nigeria Politics

Dino Melaye bounces back, says I will not shut up

Embattled Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West in the National Assembly has finally spoken up after weeks of inaction caused by his incarceration by the police. In a message to Nigerians titled, “THANK YOU NIGERIANS” Melaye stated: “Someone once said that rock bottom is good solid ground and a dead-end street is just a place […]

Sports News

Fernando Torres arrives Nigeria for Super Eagles duel

Top scorer, Fernando Torres of Atletico de Madrid has arrived Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital for tomorrow’s GOtv MAX Cup with Super Eagles of Nigeria. Spanish LaLiga giants Atletico de Madrid had earlier confirmed the array of stars, including Fernando Torres in what will be his last game ever for the club, to play […]

Call made for Western Sydney to bid for 2026 Commonwealth Games

 Call made for Western Sydney to bid for 2026 Commonwealth Games By Thomas Giles New South Wales opposition leader Luke Foley has called for Western Sydney to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games. Foley has suggested the idea, which he believes would mean affordable housing and public transport would be prioritised, after Commonwealth Games Australia head […]

UK Sport boost funding for British Athletes Commission to help improve welfare

UK Sport boost funding for British Athletes Commission to help improve welfare By Michael Pavitt UK Sport have announced new funding and capability for the British Athletes Commission (BAC) in an effort to improve athlete welfare. The agency said they have boosted the amount of money to £1 million ($1.3 million/€1.1 million) for the remainder […]

Terrorism & Security

Offa Bank robbery: Police arrest two notorious wanted prime suspects

The Nigerian police said on Monday that it has arrested two of the four prime suspects declared wanted in connection with the Offa bank Robbery in Kwara State last month. The investigation into the Offa bank Robbery in Kwara State on the 5th April, 2018 as directed by the Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim […]

Civil defence intensifies security in Anambra

The Commandant, National Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Anambra, Mr John Ahwen says the Command will always collaborate with other security agencies to achieve their security strategies in the state. Ahwen said this while briefing newsmen on latest strategies in his office at the state Headquarters, Awka. The commandant noted that those security road maps […]

Group writes CPJ over DSS detention of Bayelsa Local Publisher

Group writes CPJ over DSS detention of Bayelsa Local Publisher  A Community advocacy group, in Bayelsa Ondewari Health, Education and Environmental Project (OHEEP) has condemned continued detention of Publisher of a community-based newspaper. OHEEP sent a petition to the Committee for Protection of Journalists (CPJ) over alleged arrest and continued detention of Chief Jones Abiri, […]