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BREAKING: Pipeline Fire Explosion In Lagos • Several Properties Reportedly Gutted

BREAKING: Pipeline Fire Explosion In Lagos  •	Several Properties Reportedly Gutted By Olasunkanmi Akoni The Vanguard newspaper has reported a raging fire at one of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, pipelines at Ekoro, Abule -Egba area of Lagos State with several properties said to have been consumed. According to the report, preliminary investigation showed that the inferno was as a result...... more

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Hope Uzodinma Sworn In As Imo Governor • Fr Ejike Mbaka Present

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Hope Uzodinma Sworn In As Imo Governor •	Fr Ejike Mbaka Present Fr Ejike Mbaka Present Sen Hope Uzodinma and his deputy, Professor Placid Njoku, were sworn this evening sworn in by the Chief Justice of the state, Justice Pascal Nnadi. The swearing-in ceremony was held at the Imo State Government House, hours after Senator Uzodinma received his certificate of return from INEC...... more

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Amotekun Is Illegal, Says FG

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Amotekun Is Illegal, Says FG The Federal Government of Nigeria has through the Office of the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, declared the security outfit “Amotekun” illegal. The Governors of the South West Zone set up the outfit to complement the Police Force and other security agencies to tackle the rising security...... more

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Supreme Court Sacks Ihedioha As Imo Gov, Declares Uzodinma Validly Elected

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Supreme Court Sacks Ihedioha As Imo Gov, Declares Uzodinma Validly Elected The Supreme Court, on Tuesday evening, sacked Hon.  Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State in a unanimous judgment by a seven-man panel of justices led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Tanko Muhammad’ The Court held that Ihedioha, who contested on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was...... more

Iran Admits Unintentionally Shooting Down Ukrainian Passenger Plane

Iran Admits Unintentionally Shooting Down Ukrainian Passenger Plane After initial denial and bold-face approach to a monumental tragedy, Iran has admitted it unintentionally shot down the Ukrainian plane that crashed near Tehran this week, killing 176 people, the nation's state media reported. CNN is reporting that the general staff of Iran's armed forces said the crash Wednesday was due...... more

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Ukrainian Boeing Plane Crashes In Iran. • Kills All 180 People On Board

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Ukrainian Boeing Plane Crashes In Iran. •	Kills All 180 People On Board A Boeing-737 with 180 people onboard has crashed in Iran right outside Tehran, two minutes after take-off, killing all people on board, according to local media. The aircraft belonging to Ukraine International Airlines crashed just after take-off from Iran's Imam Khomeini airport in Tehran. Preliminary reports suggest that the plane was...... more

BREAKING: Plane With 98 People Crashes In Kazakhstan • More than 14 Killed, Over 60 Injured

BREAKING:  Plane With 98 People Crashes In Kazakhstan •	More than 14 Killed, Over 60 Injured At least 14 people have been killed after a Fokker 100 plane with 98 people on board crashed in Kazakhstan, airport officials say. They say the Bek Air aircraft went down shortly after taking off at Almaty airport on Friday morning local time, smashing into a building. At least 60 injured...... more

BREAKING: Supreme Court Affirms Election Of Seyi Makinde As Oyo, El Rufai As Kaduna Governors

BREAKING: Supreme Court Affirms Election Of Seyi Makinde As Oyo, El Rufai As Kaduna  Governors The Supreme Court on Wednesday affirmed the election of Seyi Makinde as governor of Oyo State. In a unanimous judgment, the Apex Court found merit in the appeal filed by Mr Makinde that the majority judgment of the Appeal Court was a miscarriage of justice. The court, therefore, affirmed the majority...... more

BREAKING: Anthony Joshua Regains World Heavyweight Titles

BREAKING:  Anthony Joshua Regains World Heavyweight Titles Nigerian-born British boxer, Anthony Joshua, on Saturday night in Saudi Arabia reclaimed the world heavyweight boxing titles which he lost to Mexico’s Andy Ruiz Jr six months ago. The fight dubbed “Clash of the Dunes” spanned 12 rounds with AJ, as Anthony is fondly called, taking 10 Rounds while Ruiz took 2....... more

BREAKING: Release Sowore, Bakare Within 24 Hrs, Court Orders DSS • Awards N100,000 Against Prosecution

BREAKING: Release Sowore, Bakare Within 24 Hrs, Court Orders DSS •	Awards N100,000 Against Prosecution The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Thursday gave the Department of State Service 24 hours ultimatum to release the Sahara Reporters publisher, Omoyele Sowore, and his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare. PUNCH reports that Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu gave the order at the scheduled commencement of the defendants’ trial on charges of...... more

Breaking: N7bn Fraud: Court Finds Orji Kalu Guilty , Jails Him 12 Years

Breaking: N7bn Fraud: Court Finds Orji Kalu Guilty , Jails Him 12 Years  Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, APC, Abia North, who doubles as a former governor of Abia State has been found guilty of fraud and money laundering offences by a Lagos High Court and consequently jailed 12 years. The Federal Government had through the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) charged him for...... more

BREAKING: Lionel Messi Wins Ballon d'Or For Record Sixth Time • Now One Ballon d'Or Win Ahead Of Cristiano Ronaldo

BREAKING: Lionel Messi Wins Ballon d'Or For Record Sixth Time •	Now One Ballon d'Or Win Ahead Of Cristiano Ronaldo Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has won the Ballon d'Or award for the world's best player for a record sixth time. BBC reports that it is the 32-year-old Argentine's first Ballon d'Or since 2015 and comes after he scored 54 times for club and country in 2018-19, in which Barca won La...... more

BREAKING: Messi Got It

BREAKING: Messi Got It Breaking: Lionel Messi wins Ballon d’Or for sixth time (BBC) Details later... more

Allison Of Liverpool Is Best Goalkeeper

Allison Of Liverpool Is Best Goalkeeper BREAKING: Alisson takes it The Liverpool keeper is the best goalie in the world - BBC Details Later... more

Breaking: Megan Rapinoe wins women’s Ballon d’Or

Megan Rapinoe of USA wins Women Ballon d'Or   Details later (BBC)... more

BREAKING: Al-Baghdadi, World’s Number One Terrorist, Reported Killed In US Raid

BREAKING: Al-Baghdadi, World’s Number One Terrorist, Reported Killed In US Raid Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, Leader of the Islamic State group (IS), considered as a global terrorist organisation, is believed to have been killed after being targeted by a U.S. military raid in Syria. A U.S. official told The Associated Press late Saturday that al-Baghdadi was targeted in Syria’s Idlib province. The official...... more

BREAKING: FG, Labour Reach Agreement On #30,000 Minimum Wage

BREAKING: FG, Labour Reach Agreement On #30,000 Minimum Wage At last, a truce has been reached between the Federal Government and Organised Labour as they have agreed to a template on the consequential adjustments for the N30,000 new national minimum wage. The agreement was reached in the early hours of Friday after a meeting that commenced on Thursday night. According...... more

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Cameron A Liar, Says Jonathan

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Cameron A Liar, Says Jonathan Former Nigerian President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, has called on the general public, particularly Nigerians, not to believe what former British Prime Minister, David Cameron claimed in his book, “For The Record”. In the book, Cameron had said some British troops spotted the location of the abducted Chibok girls and offered to...... more

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Tribunal Affirms Gov Okowa’s Election

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G:  Tribunal Affirms Gov Okowa’s Election The Gubernatorial Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Asaba, Delta State, has declared Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, the candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP and incumbent Governor of Delta state, as the winner of the March 9, 2019 governorship election in the state. The 3-man Panel chaired by Honourble Justice Suleiman Belgore,...... more

BREAKING: Robert Mugabe is dead

BREAKING: Robert Mugabe is dead   Robert Mugabe,  the first post-independent leader of Zimbabwe, is dead. He died at age 95, the BBC has reported. His death came after battling ill health, the BBC quoted a family source. Mugabe had been in hospital in Singapore since April. He was overthrown in a military coup in November...... more

BREAKING: Nigeria Recalls Ambassador To S/A • As MTN Nigeria Closes Shops Nationwide

BREAKING: Nigeria Recalls Ambassador To S/A •	As MTN Nigeria Closes Shops Nationwide Nigeria on Wednesday recalled her Ambassador to South Africa, Ambassador Kabiru Bala, the Punch, quoting NAN sources has reported. This is coming as South Africa owned telecommunications giant, MTN has announced the closure of all its shops in Nigeria.  President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday met behind closed doors with Vice President...... more

Breaking: Sen Douye Diri Clinches Bayelsa PDP Ticket

Breaking: Sen Douye Diri Clinches Bayelsa PDP Ticket The Bayelsa PDP governorship primary election ended this morning with the Senator representing Bayelsa Central Senatorial District, Sen Douye Diri emerging the winner with 561 votes to beat his closest rival, former NDDC Managing Director, Timi Alaibe, who scored 365 votes. Others are: Okoko 142, Jonah 62, Mciver-Joshua 7, Osaisai 4,...... more

Breaking: Edgal Imohimi remains CP Lagos

Breaking: Edgal Imohimi remains CP Lagos  There are indications that the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Police Command, Imohimi Edgal, who was transferred to Abuja to the Force Headquarters in Abuja about three days ago is still the command’s boss. He was move to Abuja as the CP Explosive Ordinance Department.  He was expected to handover to...... more

BREAKING: 2019: Atiku Signs Peace Accord In Abuja

BREAKING: 2019: Atiku Signs Peace Accord In Abuja Former Vice President and candidate of the main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has signed the peace accord for 2019 presidential candidates in Abuja. Premium  Times reports that Atiku signed the pact drafted by the National Peace Committee during a ceremony at the Kukah Centre, Abuja....... more

BREAKING: Fasehun, OPC Founder, Is Dead

BREAKING: Fasehun, OPC Founder, Is Dead Dr. Frederick Fasehun, founder of Odua Peoples Congress (OPC) is dead. He died at the age of 83.  The Punch reports that Fasehun died in the early hours of Saturday at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja.  The octogenarian, it was learnt, was admitted at the Intensive Care Unit of...... more

BREAKING: George Bush, former US President is dead

BREAKING: George Bush, former US President is dead Former President of the United States of America, George Herbert Walker Bush, is dead. He was 94.  The death of Bush who was the 41st president of the United States was announced by his son, George W. Bush (43rd American president) on behalf of the family on Friday.  He died of...... more

BREAKING: ASUU Commences Indefinite Nationwide Strike

BREAKING: ASUU Commences Indefinite Nationwide Strike The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has ordered its members across the country to commence an indefinite industrial action. Channels TV reports that this followed a meeting of leaders of the union on Sunday at the Federal University of Technology, Akure, the Ondo State capital. The National President of ASUU,...... more

At Last Obasanjo Forgives Atiku, Endorses Him For 2019

At Last Obasanjo Forgives Atiku, Endorses Him For 2019 At last, former President Olusegun Obasanjo has ended his feud with his former vice, Atiku Abubakar and has also endorsed him for the 2019 presidential election, saying he is better than incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari.  Abubakar, who served as Obasanjo’s deputy between 1999 and 2007, is the presidential candidate of the...... more

Buhari Declares June 12, Democracy Day • Confers GCFR On MKO Abiola, GCON On Kingibe, Fawehinmi

Buhari Declares June 12, Democracy Day •	Confers GCFR On MKO Abiola, GCON On Kingibe, Fawehinmi President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday declared June 12 as Democracy Day in place of May 29. He also conferred on the acclaimed winner of the annulled June 12, 1993 Presidential Election, the late MKO Abiola, the highest award in the land, the Grand Commander of the Federal Republic (GCFR) posthumously. He...... more

NASS Threatens To Invoke Its Powers On Executive

NASS Threatens To Invoke Its Powers On Executive The National Assembly, after three hours of closed door meeting, has threatened to invoke its powers on the Executive arm of government. Observers say it is a euphemism for a threat to impeach the President.  In an 11 paragraph resolution, it passed a vote of no confidence on the Inspector General...... more

 

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