Category Archives: Breaking

What A Win! Nigeria’s Super Falcons Defeat Cameroun’s Lionesses At The AWC

The Super Falcons of Nigeria have won the 9th edition of the African Women Championship after beating the Lionesses of Cameroun 2-0 at the Sam Nujoma stadium in Windhoek, Namibia. In the final game, Coach Edwin Okon’s team showed supremacy as Desire Oparanozie and Asisat Oshoala scored in the first half to ensure Nigeria win…

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Boko Haram Abduct 30 Men & Women, Kill 17 Despite Ceasefire Agreement

The caretaker chairman of Mafa Local Government Area of Borno State, Shettima Maina, said on Sunday that suspected Boko Haram gunmen attacked communities in the council and kidnapped some residents. Mr. Maina told journalists in Maiduguri that at least 17 people were killed by the gunmen whose attack on the communities started on Wednesday. He…

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Gun Men In Port Harcourt Kidnap Younger Sister To Petroleum Minister -Deziani Alison-Madueke

According to news on TheWill Nigeria, gunmen have kidnapped the sister of Nigeria’s Petroleum Minister, Mrs. Deziani Alison-Madueke. It is gathered that Osio Agama, the Minister’s younger sister, was abducted in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital on Wednesday night and taken to an unknown destination. The gunmen are yet to make contact with the…

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Alex Otti Resigns As Diamond Bank GMD To Pursue Political Ambition, Uzomah Dozie Takes Over!

According to news on TheWill Nigeria, Mr. Uzomah Dozie has been appointed the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Diamond Bank Plc, following the resignation of Mr. Alex Otti, who formally resigned his appointment on Thursday to pursue his ambition of becoming governorship of Abia State, South Eastern Nigeria. Until his new appointment, Uzomah, the son…

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Craig Spencer, A Physician With ‘Doctors Without Borders’ Tests Positive To Ebola InNew York

According to The Guardian, a physician who recently returned to New York from West Africa has tested positive for Ebola, officials announced. Craig Spencer, 33, a doctor who lives in the Harlem neighbourhood of the city, was taken to hospital in New York on Thursday after displaying symptoms consistent with those caused by Ebola, including…

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2015 Presidential Election: Goodluck Jonathan Announces Plans For Re-Election, Sets Up Declaration Committee

According to news on Premium Times, President Goodluck Jonathan has said he will pick his nomination form on or before the expiration of the deadline given to all aspirants, by the People’s Democratic Party, PDP.  He stated his decision at a private meeting with governors held at the House 7 wing of the Presidential Villa,…

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President Goodluck Jonathan To Embark On Brief Pilgrimage To Israel, Leaves Lagos On Friday

President Goodluck Jonathan will depart Lagos on Friday to undertake a brief pilgrimage to Israel. The President, who will be accompanied by the Chaplain of the Presidential Villa, Venerable Obioma Onwuzurumba, and his principal aides will, in addition to visiting Christian Holy sites, join other Nigerian pilgrims in a prayer session for the well-being and…

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