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Wednesday, 26th July, 2017
 World News:
Nigeria: (Jul 26, 2017) - Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister,Abbas Araqchi on Wednesday said Iran will respond if the U.S. government passes new sanctions. New sanctions being discussed in the U.S. Congress...
Nigeria: (Jul 24, 2017) -     Jared Kushner, son-in-law to President Donald Trump is to face two days of grilling by a panel of the U.S. senate over his links with Russia. The panel which...
Nigeria: (Jul 22, 2017) - Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, resigned on Friday morning, telling President Trump he vehemently disagreed with the appointment of the New York financier Anthony Scaramucci...
Nigeria: (Jul 21, 2017) - Acting Deputy Chief of Mission, United States Embassy, Mr. Aruna Amirthanayagam, said on Friday that 140 Nigerian students have received scholarships worth more than $6 million from...
Nigeria: (Jul 21, 2017) - Two travel agencies on Friday said that the United States will ban Americans from travelling to North Korea following the imprisonment of Otto Warmbier  by the  Stalinist...
Nigeria: (Jul 21, 2017) - Russia has successfully completed the first set of flight tests of its T-50, fifth-generation fighter jet. The Aerospace Forces Commander Viktor Bondarev confirmed the successful...
Nigeria: (Jul 21, 2017) -  A strong quake has hit the Greek and Turkish coast on the Aegean Sea killing two people and injuring a hundred people on the Greek island of Kos. Regional official Giorgos...
Nigeria: (Jul 21, 2017) - Nouri maliki, Iraqi vice president thanked Russia for preserving the entire Middle Eastern region from a great havoc through it support towards the Syrian and Iraqi governments. Iraqi...
Nigeria: (Jul 20, 2017) - Ram Nath Kovind was on Thursday, elected as India’s new president, the second time since independence a head of state has been chosen from the bottom of the Hindu caste system. Kovind...
Nigeria: (Jul 20, 2017) - US Senator John McCain, a former Republican presidential nominee, has been diagnosed with brain cancer, a statement from the hospital treating him in Arizona said Wednesday. A cancerous...
Nigeria: (Jul 19, 2017) - Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt have cut back their demands for Qatar by half, also allowing the country to meet the requests without specific deadlines, media...
Nigeria: (Jul 19, 2017) - A Palestinian authority calls for a “Day of Rage” in Jerusalem following the introduction of heightened security checks for Muslims at a holy site. The checks were introduced...
Nigeria: (Jul 19, 2017) -  Four bodyguards of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte were wounded on Wednesday by suspected communist rebels a day after the insurgents warned of attacks, authorities said. Duterte...
Nigeria: (Jul 19, 2017) -   US White House certified on Tuesday that Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin had an additional, previously undisclosed chat at this month’s G20 summit in Hamburg. After...
Nigeria: (Jul 18, 2017) - The frozen bodies of a Swiss couple, who went missing 75 years ago in the Alps, have been found on a shrinking glacier, Swiss media said on Tuesday. Marcelin and Francine Dumoulin,...
Nigeria: (Jul 18, 2017) -  US President Donald Trump threatened Venezuela with swift “economic actions” on Monday if its leader pushes on with an unpopular bid to change his country’s...
Nigeria: (Jul 17, 2017) - After weeks of heightened tension following Pyongyang’s long-range missile test, South Korea has proposed military talks with the North, If they were to forge ahead, they would...
Nigeria: (Jul 15, 2017) - Donald Trump United States President, will probably resign over a constitutional crisis caused by his son-in-law and son, a leading professor of law at Columbia University, Philip Bobbitt...
Nigeria: (Jul 15, 2017) - 40-year-old Maryam Mirzakhani, an Iranian-born mathematician who was the first woman to win the coveted Fields Medal, has died in a US hospital after battling with cancer for four years. Mirzakhani’...
Nigeria: (Jul 15, 2017) - Pope Francis, a regular denouncer of gossip and intrigue inside the Vatican, has hung a sign outside his private study warning whiners to stay away. “No complaining. Offenders...
Nigeria: (Jul 14, 2017) -  Floods in India’s northeast have killed at least 83 people and led to the death of three rare one-horned rhinoceros at a national park that has the world’s largest...
Nigeria: (Jul 13, 2017) - The European Union Commission demanded that Poland cut back logging in its ancient Bialowieza Forest, saying it has sought a court order for an immediate halt to the activity. Bialowieza...
Nigeria: (Jul 13, 2017) - A 72 year old Chuck Blazer, the former FIFA executive committee member is dead. Blazer was the general secretary of the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association...
Nigeria: (Jul 13, 2017) - According to a summary published in The Times, a new book, Juan Carlos I: The King of 5,000 Lovers written by Amadeo Martínez Ingles will be published in September. The new...
Nigeria: (Jul 13, 2017) - A court in Brazil on Wednesday found the country’s former president, Luiz da Silva, guilty of corruption and money laundering and sentenced him to almost 10 years in prison. The...
Nigeria: (Jul 11, 2017) -  16 marines were killed when a U.S. military plane crashed in rural Mississippi on Monday evening, a regional emergency management official said. The plane crashed into a soybean...
Nigeria: (Jul 10, 2017) - On Monday, Police said three men died and five remain missing after their boat capsized in a river in central India while they were taking selfies and videos for social media. The...
Nigeria: (Jul 10, 2017) - Another inferno has destroyed the Camden Lock Market Just about four weeks after the residential building popularly known as Grenfell Tower was ravaged by fire in West London which...
Nigeria: (Jul 07, 2017) - Hurricane Matthew strengthened slightly early Tuesday as it bore down on Haiti, while also edging in the direction of the US state of Florida, according to local media. At 2 am ET...
Nigeria: (Jul 06, 2017) - The power of social media has been highlighted by a new report which claims each of Cristiano Ronaldo';s Instagram posts earns him £310,000 (N126million), according to Dailymail.  The...
Nigeria: (Jul 05, 2017) - Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has signed a new four-year deal with the club, keeping him with the Spanish giants until 2021, the Barcelona said on its Twitter page on Wednesday.  It...
Nigeria: (Jul 05, 2017) - A fire broke out underneath an Independence Day fireworks show in Arizona Monday and was captured on camera. The blaze was caught on camera as fireworks exploded overhead in Parker. Fire...
Nigeria: (Jul 03, 2017) - Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Al-Saud will not attend the G20 summit due to the Gulf crisis, Saudi diplomatic sources said on Monday. Instead of the king, the Minister of Finance...
Nigeria: (Jul 02, 2017) - Pope Francis on Sunday called for an end to violence in Venezuela and urged the country to find a “democratic solution” to its problems. “I assure my prayers for...
Nigeria: (Jul 01, 2017) -       Dr. Lateefat Oyeleye Abiola, the  best graduating medical student at V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University in Ukraine, was on top of the world...
Nigeria: (Jul 01, 2017) - The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said on Saturday that there would be no rescheduling of examination for candidates who reported late for the mop-up examination. JAMB...
Nigeria: (Jul 01, 2017) - But 21 House Democrats, including the ranking member of the House Judiciary Committee, are now pushing an equally radical alternative: They are backing a bill that would create a congressional...
Nigeria: (Jul 01, 2017) -   Pope Francis has dismissed the church’s chief of doctrine Cardinal Gerhard Mueller — one of the most powerful cardinals at the Vatican — and appointed a...
Nigeria: (Jul 01, 2017) - U.S. President Donald Trump has said that the “era of strategic patience” with the North Korean regime is over. Trump said this when he met with South Korea’s President...
Nigeria: (Jul 01, 2017) -     Dr Henry Michael Bello, the gunman who shot six people at the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Centre in New York on Friday, has been identified as a Nigerian. Some Nigerians...
Nigeria: (Jul 01, 2017) -   A man opened fire in a busy New York hospital on Friday afternoon, killing a female doctor and wounding six other people before turning his weapon on himself, according to...
Nigeria: (Jun 30, 2017) - Germany legalised same-sex marriage Friday despite the personal objections of Chancellor Angela Merkel, as the nation joined many other western democracies in granting gay and lesbian...
Nigeria: (Jun 29, 2017) - Cardinal George Pell said Thursday that he would take leave from the Vatican to return to Australia to fight sexual assault charges after being given strong backing from Pope Francis,...
Nigeria: (Jun 29, 2017) -     The Governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong, has approved the dissolution of the existing Local Government Transition Committees with immediate effect. The Director...
Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2017) - A Ten Commandments monument was installed on the grounds of the Arkansas State Capitol Tuesday morning, following two years of controversy and debate. Standing at over six feet tall,...
Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2017) - President Michel Temer of Brazil on Tuesday has denounced corruption charges against him as a “legal fiction” and refused to step down. In a speech broadcast on national...
Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2017) - Yemeni Prime Minister Ahmed Obeid Bin Daghr on Wednesday declared a state of emergency in health sectors in the provinces of Abyan, Aden, Lahij, Dhale, and Shabwah. He also urged the...
Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2017) - Indonesian authorities have imposed a travel ban on tycoon and politician, Hary Tanoesoedibjo, who is building resorts to be managed by Trump hotels, over an investigation into allegations...
Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2017) - The Duke of Cambridge, Prince William and former British Prime Minister, David Cameron, have become embroiled in a row over corruption in football as the full extent of England’s...
Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2017) -   The bodies of at least 25 migrants who drowned trying to reach Europe were found near Tripoli Tuesday, the Libyan Red Crescent said. Some of the corpses were washed ashore...
Nigeria: (Jun 28, 2017) - The World Bank on Tuesday said, Child marriage will cost developing countries trillions of dollars in the next decade, seriously hampering global efforts to eradicate poverty. An...