Jonathan did not rescue any girls – Chibok parents

1 hr atras | Daily Trust (Nigéria)

Parents of more than 200 schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram in 2014 have refuted claims by Reuben Abati, presidential spokesperson under ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, that the Federal Government under the former leader had rescued many of the... View details »

Korean-Americans Push for Reunions with North Korea Family Members

1 hr atras | Voice of America (Nigéria)

Won Yun last saw his grandmother and sisters on the banks of the Taedong River during the January Fourth Retreat of the Korean War. Eventually, Yun, his grandfather, parents and three brothers made it to the South, while his grandmother and two younger... View details »

West Ham v Bournemouth LIVE: Premier League as it happened - Hammers slump to second defeat

1 hr atras | Evening Standard (Nigéria)

West Ham XI: Fabianski, Zabaleta, Balbuena, Ogbonna, Masuaku, Snodgrass, Noble, Wilshere, Felipe Anderson, Arnautovic, Hernandez. AFC Bournemouth XI: Begovic, Smith, Steve Cook, Ake, Daniels, Brooks, Surman, Gosling, Fraser, Wilson, King. View details »

Samsung just unveiled its first smart speaker, the Galaxy Home, to take on Amazon, Google, and Apple

1 hr atras | Pulse Nigeria (Nigéria)

Samsung announced its own smart speaker, the Galaxy Home, on Thursday. Whether Bixby will be good enough to be your smart speaker of choice is another question altogether. Published: 02:20 , Refreshed: 02:31; Antonio Villas-Boas. Print; eMail... View details »

Germany should have defended Mesut Ozil from ´racist attacks´ - DFB president

1 hr atras | ESPN FC (Nigéria)

German Football Association (DFB) president Reinhard Grindel said on Sunday he should have been more supportive of Mesut Ozil when the midfielder was the target of racist attacks. Ozil, 29, announced his international retirement last month after... View details »

Liverpool news: Barnes on Klopp pressure to win trophies, talks catching City - EXCLUSIVE

1 hr atras | Express.co.uk (Nigéria)

The Reds are yet to pick up silverware during Klopps impressive spell at Anfield. Liverpool have reached three finals since Klopp arrived on Merseyside in 2015, however, they are yet to go all the way under the German. Their latest heartbreak was in ... View details »

Knockaert, Jahanbakhsh & five players who can rattle Man Utd in Brighton clash

1 hr atras | Goal.com (Nigéria)

Jose Mourinho takes his Red Devils side to the south coast on Sunday to take on Chris Hughtons Seagulls - so who could star for the hosts? The Premier League action continues this weekend as Manchester United travel to Brighton for the second matchday... View details »

Why Duncan Mighty prostrated himself for Davido – Manager

1 hr atras | The Punch (Nigéria)

Olushola Ricketts; olushola.ricketts@gmail.com; 08169745730 (SMS only). Music lovers are still yet to understand why Duncan Mighty prostrated himself for Davido, who was on a recent visit to Port Harcourt. After Duncan Mighty shared the video of him... View details »

SARS officials to undergo psychiatric test

1 hr atras | Pulse Nigeria (Nigéria)

Shogunle stressed that the Force would carry out psychiatric tests on all FSARS personnel while SARS cells nationwide will be decongested. Published: 2 minutes ago , Refreshed: 1 minute ago; Gbenga Bada. Print; eMail... View details »

FCT gets civil service commission

1 hr atras | News Agency of Nigeria (press release) (Nigéria)

The Federal Capital Territory Civil Service Commission bill has been signed into law by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Osinbajo, who acted as President of the country during President Muhammadu Buharis vacation, also signed two other bills. They are ... View details »

Oyo state government demolishes Ayefele´s Music House, Fresh FM

1 hr atras | Pulse Nigeria (Nigéria)

Yinka Ayefeles Music House has been demolished seven days after a demolition notice was served on Monday, August 12, 2018. Published: 1 minute ago; Gbenga Bada. Print; eMail. Tweet Oyo state govt demolishes Ayefeles Music House, Fresh FM play. View details »

Oyo state government demolishes Ayefele´s Music House, Fresh FM

1 hr atras | Pulse Nigeria (Nigéria)

Yinka Ayefeles Music House has been demolished seven days after a demolition notice was served on Monday, August 12, 2018. Published: 1 minute ago; Gbenga Bada. Print; eMail. Tweet Oyo state govt demolishes Ayefeles Music House, Fresh FM play. View details »

CDQ buys himself N12.7m Mustang as Sallah gift

1 hr atras | Pulse Nigeria (Nigéria)

play. CDQ announced his new acquisition on his Instagram account on Saturday, August 18, 2018. (Instagram). news. CDQ has bought himself a Ford Mustang Fastback car valued at N12.7 million as Sallah gift. The rapper announced the new acquisition on... View details »

I´m too much to settle for a married man - Nkechi Blessing

1 hr atras | Pulse Nigeria (Nigéria)

Nkechi Blessing has queried why she anyone would want her to settle with a married man saying she is too much to settle for less. Published: 1 minute ago; Gbenga Bada. Print; eMail. Im too much to settle for a married man - Nkechi Blessing play. View details »

Bitter pills: Recep Tayyip Erdogan´s possible remedies for Turkey crisis

2 hr atras | Economic Times (Nigéria)

The crash in the Turkish lira sparked by US sanctions has left President Recep Tayyip Erdogan facing the biggest economic challenge of his one-and-a-half decades in power. The lira has recently clawed back some of its losses, but economists say Turkey... View details »

Do all speak in tongues?

2 hr atras | The Nation Newspaper (Nigéria)

Speaking in tongues in most churches today has become a disturbing phenomenon so much that some genuine servants of God are wondering if these pastors, who make a public show of it have read the scripture but do not understand what the Holy Spirit... View details »

´Christians cannot afford to stay off politics´

2 hr atras | The Nation Newspaper (Nigéria)

Senior Pastor of Ever Increasing Anointing Ministries International Lagos, Pastor Taiye Olayemi, spoke with Gbenga Aderanti, on why Christians should take active part in politics and the elusive search for unity among church groups. Excerpts: How will ... View details »

The ´holistic´ safety net at Man City is set for defining test in Kevin De Bruyne absence

2 hr atras | Sport360 (Nigéria)

An illuminating spell for the expansive – and expensive – Manchester City project begins on Sunday against Huddersfield Town. All the work of City Football Group has revolved around the tenet of making the Premier League champions the complete outfit. View details »

Chelsea´s bold start to life under Maurizio Sarri promises just as much fun and excitement as we all hoped

2 hr atras | The Independent (Nigéria)

The first interesting thing about Maurizio Sarris answer was how long he took to contemplate the question. Usually, wearied managers rattle through their post-match press conferences as rapidly as possible, eager to get back to the sanctity of the ... View details »

Onslaught on Ortom, Benue

2 hr atras | The Nation Newspaper (Nigéria)

WHETHER by design or coincidence, the federal government has given the impression it is persecuting both Governor Samuel Ortom and his state, Benue. When the state groaned under the onslaught of rampaging and murderous herdsmen, it was difficult... View details »

Sack of Daura and police reform: Osinbajo is in order but…— Gen. Idada

2 hr atras | Vanguard (Nigéria)

By Isaac Olamikan. General Don Ikponmwen Idada (ret.) has thrown his weight behind the reform in the Nigeria Police through the change in the Special Anti-Robbery Squad(SARS) and the sack of the Director General (DG) of the Department of State... View details »

4 things Ayefele said about demolition notice on Fresh FM

2 hr atras | Pulse Nigeria (Nigéria)

Here are four things Yinka Ayefele has to say about the planned demolition of Music House. news. For the better part of third week in August 2018, Yinka Ayefele was in the news after the Oyo state government served his entertainment outfit, Music House ... View details »

SARS: Osinbajo commended for reform directive

2 hr atras | Daily Trust (Nigéria)

A retired Commissioner of Police Emmanuel Ojukwu has commended Acting President Yemi Osinbajo for directing the Inspector-General of Police Ibrahim Idris to overhaul the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force. Speaking with... View details »

Udom´s drive for total quality education in Akwa Ibom

2 hr atras | Vanguard (Nigéria)

By Chioma Onuegbu. IF performance would be used to judge governors deserving to return to office for second term in 2019, Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State with would not be found wanting. View details »

Imo guber race: APC does not belong to the gov. or his family – Sen. Uzodimma

2 hr atras | Vanguard (Nigéria)

Chairman of the Southern Senators Forum, Senator Hope Uzodimma of Imo West Senatorial District, has taken a swipe at the Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, insisting that the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, neither belongs to the... View details »

Imo guber race: APC does not belong to the gov. or his family – Sen. Uzodimma

2 hr atras | Vanguard (Nigéria)

Chairman of the Southern Senators Forum, Senator Hope Uzodimma of Imo West Senatorial District, has taken a swipe at the Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, insisting that the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, neither belongs to the... View details »

Art auctions and other matters

2 hr atras | The Nation Newspaper (Nigéria)

At the moment, the visual art scene in Nigeria is agog with auction sales. In this report, Udemma Chukwuma takes a look at the trend and what it means to the sector. Lagos, an art destination on the continent was recently mentioned along with 12 other ... View details »

Rapper, CDQ, shows off his new N25million Ford Mustang ride (Photos)

2 hr atras | Within Nigeria (Nigéria)

CDQ, just got himself a new ride and he excitedly shared it on social media. The rapper copped a a Ford Mustang and he posted photos of the ride on his IG page. He captioned i;t. READ ALSO: Similar Topics... View details »

DAMILOLA ADEGBITE: Broken hearts everywhere!

2 hr atras | Vanguard (Nigéria)

By Ayo Onikoyi. Nollywood stunning beauty, Damilola Adegbite, may still be a bit bitter about her marriage failing to go the distance and thus has got something against the menfolk. In a recent Instagram post, the actress berates the way some men treat... View details »

I don´t regret being a Yoruba actor - Femi Adebayo

2 hr atras | Pulse Nigeria (Nigéria)

Femi Adebayo has said though English movies make more money than Yoruba movies, he has no regrets being popular in Yoruba movies. Published: 2 minutes ago; Gbenga Bada. Print; eMail. I dont regret being a Yoruba actor - Femi Adebayo play. View details »

Power distributors withholding transmission expansion funds, says TCN

2 hr atras | The Punch (Nigéria)

Okechukwu Nnodim. Power distribution companies are withholding money meant for the expansion of Nigerias electricity transmission network, the Transmission Company of Nigeria has said. According to the TCN, the poor remittance from the Discos has... View details »

Headlines: Nigeria Was Lucky With Sokoto Airport Invasion – Comrade Abioye

3 hr atras | Independent Newspapers Limited (Nigéria)

Comrade Olayinka Abioye, the General Secretary of National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) in this interview with OLUSEGUN KOIKI, spoke about the recent invasion of Sultan Abubakar Sadiq 111 Airport, Sokoto, infrastructure at the nations... View details »

Sustaining the Christian home (3)

3 hr atras | The Nation Newspaper (Nigéria)

It is a great joy for me to bring Gods Word your way today. It is a new day for you! Two weeks ago, I began the series on sustaining a Christian home. I have taught on what a Christian home is, the characteristics of a Christian home and importance of ... View details »

Saudi Arabia looks to technology to make hajj safer

3 hr atras | Financial Times (Nigéria)

With more than 1.6 million Muslims arriving in Saudi Arabia in the coming days for the annual hajj pilgrimage to Mecca, thousands of programmers and developers have been hard at work to come up with ideas that could transform the face of this ancient... View details »

Premier League: Mauricio Pochettino relieved as Harry Kane gets off the mark in Tottenham´s 3-1 win over Fulham

3 hr atras | Firstpost (Nigéria)

London: Tottenham striker Harry Kane finally scored a goal in August as Mauricio Pochettino integrated his World Cup stars back into Premier League life with a 3-1 win over Fulham on Saturday. Kane had never scored in August in 14 previous matches ... View details »

Jose Mourinho Q&A: Paul Pogba, transfer window, Manchester City documentary and more

3 hr atras | SkySports (Nigéria)

How many more signings did Jose Mourinho want in the summer? Whats the truth behind his relationship with Paul Pogba? Who will be Manchester Uniteds main rivals this season? And what did Mourinho make of the Manchester City documentary? View details »

Imo APC rejects Okorocha´s anointed candidate

3 hr atras | The Punch (Nigéria)

Chidiebube Okeoma. The Chairman of the All progressives Congress in Imo State, Daniel Nwafor, on Saturday said Governor Rochas Okorocha cannot determine the governorship candidate of the party for the 2019 general elections. He stated this after... View details »

Soldiers, militias in fresh gun battle in Benue

3 hr atras | Daily Trust (Nigéria)

Troops of the Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS) were yesterday engaged in a heavy gun duel with armed militia believed to be herders in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State. Daily Trust on Sunday gathered that the soldiers were on patrol of the area... View details »

Oh Tambuwal! When Your Mumu Go Do?

3 hr atras | Within Nigeria (Nigéria)

Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, the Governor of Sokoto State, is a man who will soon be consumed by his inordinate ambition. He will be consumed not because he dared to aspire to the highest office in the land but because of the questionable route has decided ... View details »

EPL: Why Chelsea are not title challengers yet – Sarri

3 hr atras | Daily Post Nigeria (Nigéria)

Chelsea coach, Maurizio Sarri has explained that his side wont win the Premier League title this season despite beating Arsenal 3-2 in Saturdays fixture. Goals from Pedro, Morata and Alonso gave the Blues victory against the North London club at ... View details »

World Humanitarian Day: The Aliko Dangote Foundation story

3 hr atras | Guardian (blog) (Nigéria)

As the annual World Humanitarian Day is marked today, it is time to ponder and take stock of how far Nigeria and the rest of the world have come in expressing the milk of human kindness to deprived millions across the globe. The World Humanitarian Day... View details »

World Humanitarian Day: The Aliko Dangote Foundation story

3 hr atras | Guardian (blog) (Nigéria)

As the annual World Humanitarian Day is marked today, it is time to ponder and take stock of how far Nigeria and the rest of the world have come in expressing the milk of human kindness to deprived millions across the globe. The World Humanitarian Day... View details »

Violence: INEC suspends Port Harcourt bye-election

3 hr atras | Daily Post Nigeria (Nigéria)

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has suspended the Port Harcourt Constituency three bye-election in Rivers State. A statement by the INECs Resident Electoral Commissioner in Rivers State, Obo Efangha and obtained by DAILY POST... View details »

Violence: INEC suspends Port Harcourt bye-election

3 hr atras | Daily Post Nigeria (Nigéria)

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has suspended the Port Harcourt Constituency three bye-election in Rivers State. A statement by the INECs Resident Electoral Commissioner in Rivers State, Obo Efangha and obtained by DAILY POST... View details »

I can dump acting for marriage –Nkechi Sunday

3 hr atras | The Punch (Nigéria)

Tofarati Ige. oige@punchng.com. 08068792241 (SMS only). Curvaceous actress, Nkechi Blessing Sunday, is really having it good in her career at the moment. Her service is highly sought after as she is often on movie sets most days of the week. However... View details »

Where there are women, there will be evil –Liz Anjorin

3 hr atras | The Punch (Nigéria)

Olushola Ricketts. olushola.ricketts@gmail.com. 08169745730 (SMS only). Actress, Liz Anjorin, has insisted that the recent fight among Yoruba actresses is not peculiar to the industry alone. Anjorin, who recently had an open confrontation with a ... View details »

IBEDC invests N11.5bn in metering, network

3 hr atras | The Punch (Nigéria)

Femi Asu. Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company has said it invested over N11.5bn in metering, network upgrade and rehabilitation in the last six months. The companys Managing Director, Mr John Donnachie, who disclosed on Friday, during a facility ...and more View details »

MIPAN, APCON to host 2018 pan African media confab

3 hr atras | Financial Watch Newspaper (press release) (blog) (Nigéria)

MIPAN, APCON to host 2018 pan African media confab – Media Independent Practitioners Association of Nigeria (MIPAN), in conjunction with the Advertising Council of Nigeria (APCON) has announced its readiness to host the 2018 Pan-African Media...and more View details »

SEC slashes costs of raising funds at capital market

3 hr atras | The Punch (Nigéria)

Ifeanyi Onuba. The Securities and Exchange Commission has approved the reduction in the transaction costs of raising funds from the capital market. The move, according to findings, is one of the measures aimed at making listing on the capital market...and more View details »

Investors´ lament woes in Lagos Free Zone

3 hr atras | Vanguard (Nigéria)

By Ediri Ejoh. The challenges facing investors operating in the Lagos free zone appear to be persisting despite last weeks intervention by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. The Vice President visited the Lagos Offshore Logistics (LADOL) base to reassure... View details »