Category Archives: Breaking

Goodluck Jonathan Gets October Ultimatum, No Chibok Girls No 2015 Re-Election

The Northern Elders Forum on Monday gave President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan up to October to produce the more than 200 Chibok schoolgirls abducted by the Boko Haram sect or forget his 2015 presidential re-election bid. The Alhaji Sule Maitama-led NEF noted that the warning became imperative because they were in firm conviction that the insurgency…

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19 Year Old Stephanie Ezeani Crowned ‘Miss Charismatic Nigeria 2014’-Photos Of Her Win!

A new beauty queen has emerged! 19 year old beauty- Stephanie Ezeani, on Saturday 9th August was crowned as Miss Charismatic Nigeria 2014, she was representing Katsina State. The event took place at the Federal Palace Hotel onAhmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island, Lagos. Stephanie took home a grand prize of N500,000, a brand new Kia car,…

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Federal Government Rehabilitates Zaria-Funtua-Kaura Namoda Rail Lines, Spends N3.5 Billion On Project – Senator

Businessmen and civil servants who choose to live in Kaduna while working in Abuja can conveniently travel to Abuja. The Federal Government has spent over N3.5 billion on the rehabilitation of the Zaria-Funtua-Kaura Namoda rail lines, Sahabi Ya’u, the Chairman, Senate Committee on Land Transport, said on Saturday. Mr. Ya’u told journalists in Kaura Namoda,…

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Spouses Of Nigerian Soldiers Stop Their Husbands’ Deployment To Gwosa For Fear Of Boko Haram

Dozens of women and children Saturday forcefully stopped military trucks from ferrying their husbands and fathers to the Boko Haram-seized Gwosa. The women acted by locking the exit gates of a barracks in Borno State, demanding quality fighting equipment for the soldiers. Scores of soldiers have been killed by Boko Haram in Borno State in…

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FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup: Falconets To Strategise After Frustrating 1-1 Draw With Mexico

Dedevbo says he will work on the team’s tactics. The head coach of the Nigeria U-20 women’s team, the Falconets, Peter Dedevbo, has said he will re-strategise to put the team ahead of their next opponent, This is coming after the team’s frustrating 1-1 draw against the Mexicans at the on-going FIFA U-20 women’s World…

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Ebola Update: Lagos Sets Up Isolation Centre, ECOWAS Commission Suspends Meetings & More

The Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), which experts say causes multiple organs to shut down, has caused the demise of over 900 victims in West Africa. We have rounded up important updates about the deadly disease, scroll down to read through. Lagos Sets Up Isolation Centre  As the number of suspected and confirmed cases of the deadly Ebola Virus…

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Ebola: President Goodluck Jonathan Declares National Emergency & Approves N1.9 Billion Intervention Fund, Read Press Release

The President takes necessary action against to curtail the spread of the disease. State House Press Release: President Jonathan Declares National Emergency On Ebola, Approves N1.9 Billion Special Intervention President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan Friday in Abuja declared the control and containment of the Ebola virus in Nigeria, a National Emergency. President Goodluck Jonathan Accordingly, the President has…

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Suspected Nigerian Ebola Victim Currently Undergoing Treatment In Benin Republic

The nation’s health minister has said that a Nigerian is being treated after showing symptoms of the disease. Fears of the continued spread of the Ebola virus have again risen as the Republic of Benin has confirmed that it is treating a patient suspected to have the disease. The country’s Health minister, Dorotheé Gazard has…

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Ebola: World Health Organisation Declares International Public Health Emergency

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday rose from a meeting of its Emergency Committee, declaring the Ebola virus outbreak in four West Africa countries an International Public Health Emergency. At the end of the meeting convened by the organisation’s Director General, and held by teleconference, WHO, said “the possible consequences of further international spread…

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