Friday, 9 September 2016

90 Year Old Pastor, Another Arraigned For Fraud

A 90 year-old retired Soldier, Chief Damian Onwu was on Friday arraigned by a chief magistrate court in Port Harcourt, the Rivers state capital.

Governor Nyesom Wike And Okowa Deployed Militants- Oshiomhole Raises Alarm

Edo State Governor Adams Oshiomhole, has accused Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike and Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of deploying militants in Edo State to disrupt the governorship election.

Coach Zidane Slams FIFA For Imposing Transfer Ban On Real Madrid

Zidane Slams FIFA

Coach Zinedine Zidane has slammed as “absurd” a one-year transfer ban imposed on Real Madrid by FIFA for irregularities in the signing of foreign players under 18. The Frenchman’s own children are among those part of the case against the European champions.

Ex-Governor`s Son Charged With Armed Robbery

Ex-Governor`s Son Charged Robbery
There was a mild drama and disbelief at the Chief Magistrates’ Court 11, Lokoja, Kogi State on Thursday when Mohammed, the eldest son of a former governor of Kogi State, the late Abubakar Mohammed Audu, was charged with armed robbery.

WAEC To Henceforth Send Future Timetable To INEC

WAEC To Send Timetable To INEC
The West African Examination Council has said that, henceforth, it will send the timetable of its examinations to the Independent National Electoral Commission and other agencies in order to prevent a clash of schedules in the future.

Find Out Why INEC Postponed Edo Poll To September 28

Find Out Why INEC Postponed Edo Poll
The Independent National Electoral Commission on Thursday postponed the Edo State 2016 Governorship Election to Wednesday, September 28.

9 Month Old Baby Abandoned, Found Crawling On Road

9 Month Old Baby Abandoned
Residents of Shodipo Crescent in the Ikeja Government Reserved Area of Lagos State were shocked on Wednesday to find an abandoned baby boy crawling on the road.
The nine-month-old baby, whose name had yet to be ascertained, was seen crawling by residents, who quickly alerted some policemen on patrol in the area.

PDP, APC Supporters Clash In Edo

PDP, APC Supporters Clash In Edo
There was tension in Okugbe, Okpella, Estako East Local Government area of Edo State Friday morning as supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP were alleged to have taken over the streets of the village, clashing with supporters of the All Progressives Congress, APC.

Over 30 Tourists Stuck In French Alps Cable Cars Rescued

Over 30 tourists who spent a dramatic night stranded in cable cars above the French Alps were brought to the ground Friday after an 18-hour ordeal, operators said. They were the last of 110 sightseers trapped when the cable cars ground to a halt Thursday afternoon in the shadow of Mont Blanc, western Europe’s loftiest peak.

France Foils Fresh Terror Attack

France Foils Fresh Terror Attack
French President Francois Hollande said Friday an attack has been foiled and a terror cell “destroyed” after the discovery of a car laden with gas cylinders in Paris last weekend. “A group has been destroyed, but there are others,” he warned during a visit to Athens, adding: “An attack has been foiled.