FRSC advises motorists to avoid traveling during blurred visibility

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has advised motorists to be cautious and avoid traveling when visibility is blurred. The Ogun Sector Commander of the corps, Mr Clement Oladele, gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of

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Snow traps 13,000 tourists at Swiss Alpine resort Zermatt

Heavy snowfall has trapped some 13,000 tourists at Zermatt, one of Switzerland’s most popular ski stations, the Alpine resort said Tuesday. The snow has blocked all roads and the train leading to the resort in the southern Swiss canton of

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NECO releases 2017 Nov/Dec SSCE results

The National Examination Council (NECO) has announced the release of the 2017 November/December Senior School Certificate Examination results. The Registrar of the Council, Prof. Charles Uwakwe, announced the results on Tuesday at its headquarters in Minna. ‎ ‎ Uwakwe said

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Army hands over rescued Chibok girl to Borno govt

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday formally handed over the rescued Chibok school girl, Salomi Pogu, to the Borno Government. Rogers Nicholas, the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, presented two rescued girls, including Pogu, to the deputy governor, Usman Durkwa, in

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BREAKING: INEC releases 2019 elections timetable

The Independent National Electoral Commission has announced the 2019 general elections timetable and schedule of activities. The electoral umpire says Presidential and National Assembly primaries will begin on August 18 while campaigns will commence on November 18, 2018. Campaigns for

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Why I travelled to 97 countries as president — Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Tuesday said he visited 97 foreign trips during his tenure as president between 1999 and 2007. He said the trips were largely aimed at repairing the country’s poor image following years of brutal military regimes.

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Buhari, Ortom meet in villa over Benue killings

Samuel Ortom, Benue governor, is currently in a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari over the killings in Guma and Logo local government areas of his state. The meeting is being held in the presidential villa. The governor arrived the

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Segun Awolowo finally returns NEPC official cars but ‘backdoor’ handover put on hold

Segun Awolowo has finally returned the official cars of the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), TheCable understands. His tenure as executive director expired on November 28, 2017 but he was still calling the shots from home, reportedly because he had

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Benue Killings: Buhari should do the needful, says Ortom

Samuel Ortom, governor of Benue state, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to do the needful about the killings in Benue. There have been calls for the president, who is also into cattle rearing, to speak up against killings by suspected

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Buhari orders IGP to relocate to Benue

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered Ibrahim Idris, the inspector-general of police, to move to Benue to restore law and order, prevent further loss of lives and forestall the crisis from escalating. Jimoh Moshood, polise spokesman, said the order followed the

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