Month: Aug 2018

Migrant boat on standby as Italy asks the UK to take it in

  The Aquarius picked up the people in two separate operations and is now in international waters between Italy and Malta. Italy has called on the United Kingdom to take in 141 migrants on board a charity-run rescue boat in the Mediterranean, two days after denying safe harbour to the Gibraltar-flagged vessel. The Aquarius, run by … Continue reading Migrant boat on standby as Italy asks the UK to take it in

Iran offers discount on oil, gas to Asian market

August 13, 2018 Iran is selling oil and gas at a discount to Asian customers as it prepares for the return of US sanctions, state news agency IRNA reported on Monday. The “informed source” in Iran’s oil ministry did not give details of the discount, but sought to downplay the move as common industry practice. … Continue reading Iran offers discount on oil, gas to Asian market

Defection: Ex-APC Senators ask court to abort moves to impeach Saraki On August 13, 2018

August 13, 2018 ABUJA – Two former All Progressive Congress, APC, Senators, Rafiu Adebayo and Isa Misau, on Monday, approached the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, asking it to abort any attempt to forcefully impeach the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki from office without recourse to due process of the law. The two … Continue reading Defection: Ex-APC Senators ask court to abort moves to impeach Saraki On August 13, 2018

Bauchi South bye-election suffered more vote buying than Ekiti guber – GPN

August 13, 2018  Chief Sam Eke, the National Chairman of Green Party of Nigeria (GPN), has expressed dissatisfaction over last Saturday’s bye-election in Bauchi South senatorial zone. He accused the ruling APC of conniving with external forces to rig the election in favour of its candidate, Lawan Yahaya Gumau. Recall that Green Party of Nigeria … Continue reading Bauchi South bye-election suffered more vote buying than Ekiti guber – GPN

Postpone your presidential ambition to 2023 because of Buhari – Gov. Akeredolu urges Nigerian youth

August 13, 2018 Nigerian youths aspiring to contest the 2019 presidential election with President Muhammadu Buhari have been advised to shelve their ambition. The Governor of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu gave the advice at the 2018 Youths’ Day celebration held at the Adegbemile Cultural Centre in Akure, the Ondo State capital. He stressed that for … Continue reading Postpone your presidential ambition to 2023 because of Buhari – Gov. Akeredolu urges Nigerian youth

Osinbajo an emissary of Satan, betrayed the Church – Fani-Kayode

August 13, 2018 Former Minister of Aviation and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Femi Fani-Kayode, has described Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, as an emissary of Satan. Fani-Kayode said Osinbajo has no moral right to blame pastors for not speaking up against corruption in the country because he equally betrayed the body of Christ. … Continue reading Osinbajo an emissary of Satan, betrayed the Church – Fani-Kayode

Man to stand trial for killing, eating girlfriend

Monday, August 13, 2018 An Indiana man Joseph Oberhansley accused of raping, killing and eating parts of his ex-girlfriend’s dead body is now mentally competent to stand trial, and is ready to tell the court all he knows about the incident, a state psychiatrist says. Fox News reports that the 35-year-old Oberhansley, of Jeffersonville, U.S., … Continue reading Man to stand trial for killing, eating girlfriend

N21b, PVCs not found in Lawal Daura’s houses: DSS

Monday, August 13, 2018 The  Department of State Services (DSS) has debunked the fake news  and videos circulating in the social media about the alleged recovery of N21 billion, PVCs and weapons in the Katsina and Abuja homes of its sacked  Director General, Lawal Daura. In a statement today, Tony Opuiyo, spokesman of the secret … Continue reading N21b, PVCs not found in Lawal Daura’s houses: DSS

Buhari, APC involved in vote-buying – Timi Frank makes revelations

Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank has accused President Muhammadu Buhari and the leadership of the ruling APC of corrupting the nation’s electoral process through their devious love for massive vote buying. Frank, in a statement in Abuja, said the Senate and House of Representatives bye-elections held … Continue reading Buhari, APC involved in vote-buying – Timi Frank makes revelations