BSS Commanders dare Buhari: You can’t arrest Kanu

The Commander of the newly inaugurated Biafra Secret Service (BSS) in Ebonyi State, Ezekwesiri Kenneth, yesterday roared that any attempt to re-arrest the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, would be vehemently resisted. He declared that

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Wayne Rooney arrested for drink-driving

Everton striker Wayne Rooney has been arrested on suspicion of drink-driving, the BBC and Sky Sports reported Friday. The BBC said 31-year-old Rooney was stopped by police near his home in Cheshire, northwest England, on Thursday night. Rooney was seen

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Military confirms death of soldier, civilian by militants

The Joint Military Force deployed to the Niger Delta, has confirmed the death of two personnel, a soldier and a civilian staff, during an ambush by suspected militants. Major Ibrahim Abdullahi, Spokesman of the Joint Force, confirmed the development in

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8,500 party members dump PDP for APC in Rivers

No fewer than 8,500 members of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Rivers State, yesterday, defected to All Progressives Congress, APC, at a rally organised in Port Harcourt by a former pro-PDP group called I see You. National Leader of I

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U.S. gives Russia 48 hours to close 3 missions

The spokesperson of the U.S. Department of State, Heather Nauert, said in a statement on Thursday that the move was to achieve parity in diplomatic missions. Moscow had asked Washington to reduce its mission’s officials in Russia in retaliation for

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Nigerian Witchcraft: Cameroon reject Le Meridien Hotel over ‘juju’

Cameroon officials have claimed they turned away the palatial Ibom Le Meridien Hotel and Golf Resorts, because of the fear of Nigerian witchcraft, ‘juju’. Instead of staying at the five-star hotel, the West Africans made reservations at the plush Davok

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WAEC: Sallah will not affect WASSCE, to conduct exams on Monday

The West African Examination Council has said that Agricultural Science and Woodwork examination papers in the ongoing West African Senior School Certificate Examination for private candidates will hold as scheduled on Monday, despite the public holiday. The Head, Public Affairs

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Finally, Buhari speaks on Benue flooding

The president said he received with great concern reports of the flooding in the state, which wreaked havoc in 12 local government areas. Buhari consequently directed the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to immediately mobilize personnel and resources to come

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Brouhaha over JAMB cut off mark

By Rahaman Onike The year 2017 policy meeting of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has come and gone with complaints and distasteful reactions. Some reacted based on ignorance while some were deliberately mischievous. In the first category are persons

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BREAKING: Kenya’s Supreme Court declares presidential vote invalid, calls for new polls

Kenya’s Supreme Court on Friday declared President Uhuru Kenyatta’s election win invalid due to irregularities committed by the election board and ordered a new vote in 60 days. The decision to cancel the vote result, the first of its kind

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