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Freak Heavy Rains In Durban, KZN Cause Infrastructure Damage, Possible Deaths

Heavy rainfall over the weekend in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, has caused damage to infrastructure and possible deaths. Unverified reports indicate that storms demolished power lines and communication infrastructure in the city…

Police Intercept Vehicle Loaded With Explosives, Weapons in Kano

—The command on May 19 through credible Intelligence intercepted a Mercedes Benz carrying sophisticated Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs). The Kano State Police Command on Saturday intercepted a car loaded with…

Nigeria Railway Corporation Postpones Planned Resumption Of Abuja-Kaduna Train Service

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has announced the postponement of the planned resumption of train services along the Abuja-Kaduna corridor. The Corporation had earlier announced that operation would resume along…

Federal Government In Nigeria Trains Women In Sanitary Items Production

The Ministry of Women Affairs, on Wednesday, trained 30 women in Bauchi State on the production of sanitary items for home management. The News Agency of Nigeria reported that the…

Former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan Caught Out In Scam To Run On APC Ticket

Former Nigerian president Goodluck  Jonathan is alleged to have given Jigawa Governor, Badaru N200 million to purchase APC nomination on his behalf. Jonathan rejected the presidential form of the ruling…

Nigeria Police Arrest Officer Seen In Viral Video Dancing To Cult

Nigeria Police Force has confirmed the arrest of Corporal Matthew Isaac who was seen in a viral video singing, dancing and brandishing a rifle in praise of a particular confraternity…

Nigeria: South West APC Leaders, Aspirants Reach Consensus On 2023 Presidential Candidate

L-R: Bola Tinubu, Chief Bisi Akande, Yemi Osinbajo, and Chief Olusegun Osoba at the APC South-West meeting at the Lagos House on Friday. South-West presidential aspirants and leaders of the…

More Promises As Ex-Ogun Governor, Senator Amosun Joins 2023 Presidential Race

Senator Ibikunle Amosun, former governor of Ogun State, has formally declared his intention to contest for president in 2023 under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) party. He…

Competition Between DStv And Startimes Turns Ugly In Tanzania

Dar es Salaam. Competition among Pay Television (TV) service providers is taking a nasty turn in Tanzania as operators now accuse each other of embarking on fishy dealings to sabotage…

Fayemi Dismisses Claims Of Betraying Tinubu, Says Presidency Not An Inheritance

-Presidency Is Not An Inheritance Or Traditional Title, Fayemi Dismisses Claims Of Betraying Tinubu -According to him, he has a good relationship with the former Lagos governor, and the battle…

South Africa Chief Justice Raymond Zondo Protests Manner In Which Advocate Malesela Was Arrested In Court

Advocate Malesela Teffo, who is representing four of the men accused of murdering Bafana Bafana player Senzo Meyiwa has just been arrested. Reacting to the arrest that was executed within…

Excavation Begins For The 500,000-Tonne Kamoa Copper Smelter In DRC Congo

In its endeavours to ramp up copper production and become the third-largest copper producer, diversified miner Ivanhoe Mines has started earthworks on a 500 000 t/y direct-to-blister flash smelter at…

Nigeria Electoral Body Confirms Fire Outbreak In Zamfara Offices

  Nigeria’s Independent  National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed that one of its offices in the Kaura Namoda Local Government Area of Zamfara was gutted by fire. However, the Resident…

BREAKING: PDP Sweeps All 21 Chairmanship, 226 Councillorship Seats In Adamawa

— PDP Sweeps All 21 Chairmanship, 226 Councillorship Seats In Adamawa — PDP candidates also swept all the 226 Councillorship seats contested during Saturday’s election.   The candidates of the…

DRC Congo Admitted Into East African Community Raising Region’s Combined GDP To $ 250 billion

Presidents Uhuru Kenyatta and Felix Tshisekedi on Friday at State House, Nairobi, signed the treaty of accession of the DR Congo into the East African Community (EAC).   The signing…

4 Arrested As Lagos Police Intercept Hard Drugs Worth 10 million Naira

Lagos State Police Command has arrested four suspects over alleged possession of illicit drugs said to be worth N10m in the Mile 2 area of the state. Confirming the incident…

Unknown Gunmen Kill South-East Security Outfit, Ebubeagu Commander In Ebonyi

A commander of Ebubeagu, South-East security outfit, Mr. Magnus Iganda has been reportedly killed in the Ezza North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State. It was learnt that the gunmen…

2 Soldiers And Score Of Civilians Killed In Southern Kaduna Attack — Government Confirms

At least 34 persons, including two soldiers, were killed by bandits on Sunday night in Agban Kagoro, in the Kaura Local Government Area of the Kaduna, the state government said…

BUA Group Confirms Death Of 3 Persons From Explosion Near Facility In Sokoto

The BUA Cement Company has reacted to an explosion, which reportedly killed three persons near its factory in Sokoto State on Friday. The group in a statement on Saturday confirmed…

Nigerian Government To Meet Representatives Of ASUU Today In Efforts To Avert Impending Strike

The Nigeria government will be meeting representatives of university lecturers ASUU this morning in efforts to avert a looming national strike. This was disclosed by Charles Akpan, the Deputy Director,…

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