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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Make burial plans before going to N/Korea, U.S. warns citizens

The U.S. State Department has warned Americans travelling to North Korea, to see their journey as a death wish following its frosty relation with...

Homosexuality in Ghana due to bad parenting – Counsellor Lutterodt

Controversial Counsellor George Lutterodt has attributed homosexuality to bad parenting. In an exclusive interview with PrimeNewsGhana, Counsellor Lutterodt noted parenting has been relegated to the...

Philippines shuts more schools as volcano spews ash and lava

The Philippines’ most active volcano spewed lava that cascaded downslope and emitted ash that fell on nearby towns, state volcanologists said on Tuesday, prompting...

Samsung aims to double Africa’s share of its revenues in five years

South Korea’s Samsung Electronics plans to double the annual revenue contribution from its African markets to 20 percent of the firm’s global total in...

Police Arrest 3 For Stealing 203 Bags Of Rice

The Ogun State Police Command has arrested three suspects who hijacked a truck loaded with 203 bags of rice at Ijebu-Ode. The three suspects, Animasaun...

Osinbajo leaves Nigeria for US

Nigeria’s vice-president, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo will leave the country on Monday night for the United States of America. According to a tweet by his Senior...

I Was Sexually Abused By Ex-US Team Doctor – Biles

Four-time Olympic champion Simone Biles says she was sexually abused by former Team USA gymnastics sports doctor Larry Nassar. In an emotional statement, Biles, a...

Trump’s ex-wife Ivana opens up, defends president

No matter how the world looks at him, Ivana Trump, President Donald Trump’s ex-wife has said that she remains good friends with the former...

Fayemi says 10 year-ban a big joke

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has described as a big joke, the 10-year ban from political office slammed on...

Patience Jonathan fights on for her seized money

A Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed Jan. 23 to hear a motion seeking forfeiture of funds linked to Patience Jonathan, wife of...

Woman nabbed for impersonating Aisha Buhari

The Police Command in the FCT has arrested a woman, Aisha Bello, 37, for allegedly impersonating Mrs Aisha Buahri in Abuja. The Commissioner of Police...

N144.7b Earned From Cashew Exports In 2017 – Association

The National Cashew Association of Nigeria (NCAN) says Nigeria earned N144.7 billion ($402 million) from the export of raw cashew nuts to Vietnam and...

Customs targets N1.5 trillion in 2018 – Ali

The Nigeria Customs Service has set a revenue target of N1.5 trillion for 2018. The Comptroller-General of Customs, Hammed Ali, disclosed this at the first...

Again, court orders Police to unseal Peace Corps office

Over two months after Justice Gabriel Kolawole of Federal High Court in Abuja ordered immediate opening of the National Headquarters of Peace Corps of...

44-year-old marriage crashes over impotency

The 44-year-old marriage between a sexagenarian, Mr Muyili Oshode, and his wife, Ibidunni, was on Monday dissolved by an Igando Customary Court in Lagos...

Benue leaders to Buhari: No land for cattle colony

Benue State stakeholders on Monday met with President Muhammadu Buhari and said the state has no land for a cattle colony the Federal Government...

Yam Export Committee Calls For Financial Support

Prof. Simon Irtwang, the Chairman, Technical Committee on Nigeria Yam Export Programme, says the committee needs the Federal Government’s financial support to enable it...

OBJ bags PhD at NOUN, may be offered supervisor job

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, is among 14, 771 convocees that will bag honours at the 7th convocation of the National Open University of Nigeria(NOUN),...

Injurious falsehood: Sen. Misau’s trial adjourned until Jan. 29

An FCT High Court Maitama, on Monday adjourned until Jan. 29, commencement of trial of Sen. Isah Misau (APC-Bauch-Central), charged with injurious falsehood. Misau was...

Joint statement of the African Union and the United Nations on the situation in...

The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, and the Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres, strongly condemn the recent violations...