Release Dasuki, court orders Buhari again

An Abuja High Court has again reaffirmed the bail granted former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, and five others in the arm deal trial involving $2.1 billion. Justice Baba Yusuf reaffirmed the bail on Mr. Dasuki on the ground that

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50th celebration of Osogbo arts holds in Abuja (Photo news)

By Tosin Omoniyi The Center for Black Culture and International Understanding (CBCIU) Osogbo (affiliated to UNESCO) in conjunction with Thought Pyramid Abuja on Tuesday in Abuja held a colourful 5oth celebration of arts. It also featured the launching of a

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Reports of re-absorption of soldiers false- army

Press Statement By SK Usman, Abuja The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to false information circulating through WhatsApp and other social media platforms on the purported re-absorption of dismissed regiments (Soldiers) between 2006 to date into the

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Global energy demand to increase by 40% — OPEC

Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, has said that the total global primary energy demand will rise by 40 percent or 108.2 million barrel of oil equivalent per day (mboe/d), by 2040. The sharpest rise would be recorded in developing

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Trapped in dying tea gardens, workers lose children to traffickers

Lured by fancy clothes and a better life, young girls working in tea gardens leave their families only to be trafficked or exploited By Anuradha Nagaraj (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Fagua Ooraon was running late for work when traffickers stopped

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NPFL match day four preview: 3SC face MFM in south west derby

ABS will be looking to upset Lobi Stars in Makurdi, while Plateau United will be looking to extend their unbeaten run  Lobi Stars Vs ABS FC The level of expectation in Kwara state is high, with fans expecting ABS FC

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Buhari re-presents Magu for confirmation

President Muhammadu Buhari has written the Senate to reconsider and confirm Ibrahim Magu as the substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, reports on Tuesday indicates. Senate President Bukola Saraki read Mr. Buhari’s letter notifying the lawmakers

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BBOG marks 1000 days of consistent, daily advocacy

#BringBackOurGirls Statement One thousand days ago — April 30, 2014 — our movement started with a march by over two thousand citizens from all walks of life in the city of Abuja demanding rescue of hundreds of girls alleged to

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AFCON 2017: Algeria coach ​Leekens resigns

Algeria boss George Leekens has resigned as coach of the Fennecs after leading the team to a dismal AFCON 2017 campaign, four months after he took charge of the team.   Leekens took charge of Algeria in October after Milan

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Hosting To Lose!: 4 AFCON home teams who crashed out in the group stage

The four hosts in the Africa Cup of Nations history who failed to progress from the group stage, thus causing a premature extinction of the home fans’ real party in the Africa’s foremost football showpiece. 1. GABON – 2017  Hosts

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