UK; Parliament hit by Cyber Attacks
General

UK; Parliament hit by Cyber Attacks

The Guardian has reported that the United Kingdom Parliament has been hit by Cyber Attack. In the words of the news medium, the attack is “Sustained and determined”. The hackers have been making series of attempts to gain access to MPs’ and their staff email accounts. The two houses of parliaments were the object of […]

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Government Politics

Press Release: Senate Faults Fashola’s claim on 2017 Budget

The Senate on Saturday, 24 June, 2017 through its Instagram Social media platform, published a Press Release as we republish hereunder:   Press Release June 24, 2017Budget 2017: Fashola Should Stop Spreading Half-Truths, Says Senate The Senate has cautioned Minister of Works, Housing and Power, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN, to stop spreading wrong information and half-truth about […]

Evans: Top South East bizmen shared loot with me
Crime

Evans: Top South East bizmen shared loot with me

  The suspected kidnap kingpin, known as Evans has admitted that certain prominent South East based business men snitched on their victims for Evans and would share in the spoils of the kidnap afterwards. The suspect has, however provided information to the police on the business men whom are on the trail of the police. […]

China: Landslide buries more than 140 people
General

China: Landslide buries more than 140 people

Is the Apocalypse on us yet? Arguments would most likely begin to spring up on many fronts as to meaning and feasibility of that. We wouldn’t delve into that. Not yet! A landslide in South-west China has seen more than 140 people and about 46 homes buried on Saturday, officials confirmed. Rescuers searched through the […]

National Assembly cuts budget for 2nd Niger Bridge
Government

National Assembly cuts budget for 2nd Niger Bridge

The sum of N5 billion has been slashed off from the budget for the construction of the second Niger bridge linking Onitsha to Asaba. The contract for the bridge initiated by the previous government under Goodluck Jonathan was earlier suspended by the current administration but later re awarded at the cost of N15 billion to […]

Nigerian Police: Mobile Policemen to be withdrawn from VIPs
Government

Nigerian Police: Mobile Policemen to be withdrawn from VIPs

Personal of the Nigerian police attached to VIPs will be withdrawn and sent back to the barracks. This was confirmed by the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris in a interactive session with civil society organisations in Abuja. The measure, according to him is to bring the police closer to Nigerians. Mr. Idris said that […]

General

Horrible: Car runs into a residential apartment in Yaba

Accident earlier today at MURITALA Mohammed way Adekunle Posted by Saydor Omo-alhaja on Thursday, June 22, 2017   The accident occurred in Yaba on the 22nd of June, 2017 as posted by a Facebook User and is believed to have happened at Murtala Mohammed Way, Yaba Lagos. The video shows a Toyota Camry on top […]

No Elections in Anmbra State; Nnamdi Kanu
Politics

No Elections in Anambra State; Nnamdi Kanu

“If the federal government does not agree with us on a date for referendum, there will be no elections in the southeast, we are starting with Anambra come November this year. There will be no governorship election in Anambra state” Those were the words of the embattled and controversial leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, […]