Friday, May 4, 2018

Hawaii emergency declared over volcano eruption

 Mount Kilauea in Hawaii
Kilauea volcano has erupted near a residential area on Hawaii's largest island, prompting a local state of emergency and the mandatory evacuation of 1,700 residents.

Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard confirmed as new Rangers boss

 
Steven Gerrard has taken up his first senior management role after being announced as the new boss at Scottish giants Rangers. 

Offa Robbery: Police release photos of suspects, announce N5 million bounty

 photos of suspects involved in the Offa Robbery.
The police have distributed pictures of some of the suspects of the deadly armed robbery in Offa, which occurred in Kwara State, last month.

Saturday, January 20, 2018

BREAKING NEWS: Four gunmen 'in suicide vests shoot at guests' during attack on Intercontinental Hotel in Afghan capital of Kabul

Four gunmen believed to be wearing suicide vests have attacked the Intercontinental Hotel (pictured) in the Afghan capital of Kabul
Four gunmen believed to be wearing suicide vests have attacked a luxury hotel in the Afghan capital of Kabul - shooting at guests and setting one of the floors on fire. 

Activist sues Buhari over appointment of NIA DG, seeks reversal

 Buhari 2
The controversy over appointment of a new director general of Nigeria’s external security organisation, the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) has moved to the courts.

Friday, December 15, 2017

Photos: Paul Pogba shows off new 'hair is burning' haircut as the Manchester United star gets over suspension

Manchester United's Paul Pogba revealed his new haircut on Thursday afternoon 
Paul Pogba seems to be coping with his Premier League suspension just fine as he revealed his new haircut on Thursday.
Pogba, who usually gets a new haircut for an upcoming fixture, decided he didn't need an excuse this time.
The United star posted an image of his new style on his Instagram page for his 19.6million followers to enjoy. See another photo below

Thursday, December 14, 2017

After accusing Baru of illegally awarding $2.7B contract, Kachikwu presents same contract to FEC

Baru and Kachikwu
The Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, on Wednesday presented to the Executive Council of the Federation for approval the controversial $2.7 billion (about N827 billion) gas pipeline contract he accused the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Maikanti Baru, of awarding two months ago.

Photos: Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata enjoys romantic day out in London shopping for baby clothes with newly-pregnant wife Alice Campello

Alvaro Morata and his wife Alice Campello enjoyed a day out shopping in London together 
Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata and his newly-pregnant wife Alice Campello enjoyed a spot of shopping in London with one thing in particular on the list. See more photos below.

Friday, December 1, 2017

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

More Ikoyi N13 billion ‘whistle-blowers’ emerge, want payment of commission stopped

 Ikoyi Money
Some individuals who say they passed the information that led to the recovery of funds at an apartment in Lagos have dragged the Nigerian government to court.

Monday, November 20, 2017

French policeman kills three and himself north of Paris

 Policeman in Sarcelles (file picture)
A French policeman shot three people dead on a street near Paris in an apparent domestic dispute, before killing himself, media reports say.

Friday, November 17, 2017

Fire rips through Cameroon parliament

An investigation is under way after the main parliament building in Cameroon's capital Yaoundé was badly damaged by a fire which ripped through four floors.
Firefighters put out the blaze before it could reach the debating chamber. But the main opposition party's offices were destroyed.
There is no word on any casualties or on the cause of the blaze.
In this week's session, the national assembly had been discussing the budget.
Pictures and video posted on social media show the upper floors in flames, hours after it first took hold.
Communication Minister Issa Tchiroma said the fire was probably accidental, but an investigation would determine the cause.
The main opposition Social Democratic Front (SDF) party said: "We have been in parliament for 22 years, and all documentation - soft or hard - has been consumed".

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Army chief accused of 'treasonable conduct' in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Army General Constantino Chiwenga Commander of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces addresses a media conference held at the Zimbabwean Army Headquarters on November 13, 2017 i
Zimbabwe's ruling party has accused the country's army chief of "treasonable conduct" after he warned of a possible military intervention in politics.

Monday, November 13, 2017

Nigerian soldier kills captain; takes own life

Related image
A Nigerian Army captain who led an emergency response team was killed in Adamawa State on Sunday, gunned down by a fellow soldier who subsequently took his own life.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

David Moyes takes over as West Ham manager

 David Moyes has been unveiled as the manager of West Ham United 
David Moyes has called for West Ham fans to get behind him after being confirmed as their new manager.
The former Everton, Manchester United and Sunderland boss has been handed an initial six-month deal, taking him through until the end of the season, after replacing Slaven Bilic who was sacked on Monday.

Monday, November 6, 2017

Backlash trail MMM “restart” announcement

 MMM logo used to illustrate the picture.
Criticisms have continued to trail the announcement by the management of controversial ponzi scheme, MMM, that the organisation has officially commenced a “RESTART” of the system.

Micheal Emenalo leaves Chelsea as Conte future hangs in the balance

 The news of Emenalo's departure will come as a blow to Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich
Michael Emenalo has ended his 10-year association with Chelsea following his sudden departure as the club's technical director as questions continue to mount over Antonio Conte's managerial reign at the club.

Friday, November 3, 2017

Dasuki testifies in Metuh’s corruption trial

 Sambo Dasuki, former National Security Adviser, Nigeria
A former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, on Friday testified in the corruption trial of a former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Olisa Metuh.

Thursday, November 2, 2017

CAN denies endorsing Fayose for President

 Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose
The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has denied endorsing Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose, for president in the forthcoming 2019 general elections.