Despite denial by the Oluwo of Iwoland, Oba Abdulrosheed Akanbi, that he did not punch the Agbowu of Ogbaagbaa, Oba Dhikurulahi Akinropo, he(Agbowu), on Sunday, insisted that Oluwo punched him.
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Four Mali soldiers were killed and eight wounded Sunday in a suspected jihadist attack on an army camp in the far north of the country, the Malian military said. “The provisional toll is four dead, eight injured and several vehicles taken,” army colonel Boubacar Sanogoh, regional commander for the Timbuktu region, told AFP. The outpostRead More
Says God has disappointed those who wanted to snatch Bayelsa by force Soni Daniel A week after being declared governor by the Supreme Court, Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Diri Douye Diri, has described events that culminated in his emergence as governor as miraculous, saying that God has disappointed the enemies of the state who wantedRead More
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang boosted Arsenal’s hopes of gate-crashing the race to reach the Champions League as his double clinched a 3-2 win against Everton on Sunday. For much of a troubled season Arsenal have been written off as also-rans in the battle to qualify for Europe’s elite club competition. But, recovering from the wreckage of theRead More
Following an investigation by anti-graft agencies over financial misappropriation of the Petroleum Training Institute, Effurun, Warri, Delta State, the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN, has called for the suspension of the Principal/Chief Executive Officer of the institute, Professor Sunny Iyuke, and other management staff. Speaking with journalists in Lagos onRead
Arsene Wenger has rated Arsenal’s chances of making the top four in the Premier League with the race heating up. Mikel Arteta has only lost one of his 11 games in charge since his appointment on December 20 but the Spaniard has seen his side draw five of those fixtures. ALSO READ: FIFA’s Wenger wants offsideRead More
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Palestinian militants in Gaza said they fired a barrage of rockets at Israel on Sunday, in a new flareup a week ahead of a general election in the Jewish state. The radical group Islamic Jihad said the strikes were in response to Israel’s killing of one of its fighters early the same day. The rocketsRead More
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Vice President, Prof Osinbajo, Senate President Ahmed Lawan, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike and other State Governors and leaders were in attendance at the Thanksgiving Mass in honour of Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege on Sunday. The Thanksgiving Mass took place at the Redeemer Catholic Church, Effurun, Delta State. Top leaders of the Peoples Democratic […]
Alhaji Bashir Dan-malam, the chairman, Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Kano State chapter, has commended the management of PPMC/NNPC for ensuring the success of ‘operation white’ project which was launched by the Federal Government last year. This is contained in a statement signed by state IPMAN chairman and ssued to newsmen in KanoRead
The National Assembly (NASS), Rivers State caucus, Sunday wondered why the Federal government allegedly maintained a long time of silence over the attack on the family house of a Supreme court Justice, Mary Odili. It also accused the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, of hiring political thugs who masterminded the dastardly act. Further, the lawmakers […]
By Johnbosco Agbakwuru IJAW Group under the aegis Patriots of Ijaw Nation (PIN), on Sunday, warned Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State to stop the attack on the Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva. The group also told the Rivers State Governor, to stop a planned protest against the Minister. A statement signedRead More