Tag Archives: Friday

Ex-Zimbabwe President, Robert Mugabe Dies At 95

Robert Mugabe, who led Zimbabwe with an iron fist from 1980 to 2017, has died aged 95, the country’s president announced Friday. “It is with the utmost sadness that I announce the passing on of Zimbabwe’s founding father and former President… Robert Mugabe,” Emmerson Mnangagwa said in a tweet. The former guerrilla leader swept to power…

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Include Herbal Medicine Degree In Your Programmes – Mamora Tells Universities

The Minister of State for Health, Olorunnimbe Mamora, on Friday called on Nigerian universities to include herbal medicine degree in their programmes, stressing that its knowledge would enhance the delivery of healthcare to the nation. The minister said this in Abuja at a programme held to mark the 2019 African Traditional Medicine Day which has…

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EFCC Nabs Nigerian Suspected Fraudster Wanted By FBI

The Ilorin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Friday arrested Oyediran Joseph, said to be one of the “most wanted” suspected internet fraudsters by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. EFCC said the 36-year-old suspect was arrested in Ilorin, Kwara State recently. The Zonal Head of the Commission, Sharu Isyaku, told reporters…

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Denola Grey, BOJ, Odunsi & Others Join Falana As She Kicks Off ‘Chapter One Tour’

Neo-Soul and RnB artist FALANA kicked off her Chapter One Tour in Lagos at Terra Kulture last night, Friday,16th August 2019. The Falana Chapter One Tour is scheduled to hit 4 cities in Africa; Lagos, Kigali, Accra & Abuja. With the next stop being Accra, Falana is ready to “Visit Ga” and deliver mind-blowing performances to her residents. The Falana…

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FG Kicks Against Live Sex In BBNaija House, Plans For An Alternative Show

The Federal Government said on Friday it had lodged a complaint with the National Broadcasting Commission against live sex on stage during the ongoing reality show popularly known as Big Brother Naija. The government also said it had concluded arrangements with Startimes to come out with a modified BBN that would reflect the true Nigerian…

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ACC Expels Sowore Over #RevolutionNow Movement

The African Action Alliance on Friday, August 9, expelled its National Chairman and former presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore from the party. The party at its national convention which held in Owerri, the Imo State capital also suspended 28 other members of the party. The party immediately announced Leonard Nzenwa as the new national chairman of the party. Sowore is currently being held…

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Sowore Files 19-ground Application To Court Against 45 Days Detention Order

The presidential candidate of the African Action Alliance in the February 2019 General Elections, Omoyele Sowore, on Friday applied to the Federal High Court in Abuja to set aside its order permitting the Department of State Services to detain him for 45 days. Sowore, the convener of #RevolutionNow protests, through his lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana…

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