Saturday, January 19, 2019
Buhari appoints 9 new federal permanent secretaries

Buhari appoints 9 new federal permanent secretaries

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of nine new Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service. The appointment was announced in a statement signed...
Gynaecologist warns against oral sex

WHO: Oral sex can give you drug-resistant gonorrhoea

Drug-resistant gonorrhoea spreads from an infected person’s throat during oral sex, the World Health Organisation has warned. The world health body says the human throat...

Elumelu pledges N500m to Delta State focused entrepreneurship programme

Tony Elumelu, Founder and Chairman of United Bank for Africa (UBA), has pledged a sum of N500 million to create an entrepreneurship programme exclusive...
Kachikwu named among 100 most influential Africans in 2017

FEC okays $64.2m for Escravos power project

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved 64.2 million dollars for power supply project to communities within Escravos area of Delta State. Dr Ibe...
APC determined to govern Nigeria differently - Oshiomhole

Oshiomole insists on Saraki’s impeachment

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has reiterated his call for the impeachment of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki. He...
U.S. pressure to stop Iranian oil may impact regional exports, Rouhani says

Rouhani warns Trump to remain in nuclear deal or ‘face severe consequences’: state TV

President Hassan Rouhani of Iran warned U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday to remain in the nuclear deal Tehran signed with world powers in 2015,...
Delta Church collapse: PDP consoles victims

Delta Church collapse: PDP consoles victims

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has consoled the victims, particularly parishioners and family of the deceased in the tragic collapse of St. Paul Catholic...
Juventus veteran Marchisio bids farewell to club after 25 years

Juventus veteran Marchisio bids farewell to club after 25 years

Juventus veteran midfielder Claudio Marchisio on Friday said he had ended his contract with the Serie A champions by mutual agreement after 25 years...
Kane scare for Spurs after injury in Manchester United defeat

Kane penalty kick gives Tottenham edge over Chelsea in League Cup

Tottenham Hotspur gained a slender advantage over London rivals Chelsea on Tuesday in their League Cup semi-final meeting as Harry Kane’s penalty kick earned...
Budget 2018: Financial experts task FG on liquidity surge

Senate summons Emefiele, Adeosun, Dan-Ali over $462m-helicopter

The Senate on Tuesday summoned the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele, for explanation on alleged withdrawal of 462 million...