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Man arrested over London train bomb attack

Police on Monday arrested a 20-year-old man in Wales in connection with the London Underground train bombing this month, bringing the number of people in custody to four. The man was arrested before dawn by counter-terrorism officers in the Welsh

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Fayose completes religious triad, celebrates with masquerades

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has proved his “Man of the People” appellation as he goes on an outing with Egungun (masquerades). As posted on the Facebook page of his Special Assistant Public Communications & New Media at Ekiti

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Adamawa assembly sacks deputy speaker, principal officers

The Adamawa House of Assembly on Monday impeached four of the principal officers, including the Deputy Speaker, Mr Sunday Peter, and the Majority Leader, Alhaji Musa Mahmud. Others removed were the Deputy Majority Leader, Mutawali Mohammed and the Minority Leader,

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Abuja-Kaduna train breaks down twice in two weeks

Fear gripped passengers on Friday when the train they boarded from Abuja to Kaduna broke down close to Jere, a community which has recorded a series of kidnappings. Friday’s incident was the second in two weeks. According to DAILY TRUST,

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Group call on world leaders to tackle poverty, inequality, climate change

Today, on the 2nd anniversary of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN, thousands of citizens in more than 100 countries around the world, including Nigeria, raised voices to seek accountability from the world leaders on their commitment made on

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Good news for Nigeria as oil prices hit $57

Oil prices hit $57 on Monday after the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) maintained the decision to exempt Nigeria and Libya from the oil production cut. Members and non-members of the organisation had first agreed on the production cut

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Peter Okoye splits from Psquare

It’s now confirm that Famous music duo, PSqaure are no longer paired at least, for music and business. Peter Okoye had ignited rumors of possible feud between him and his twin brother Paul Okoye. Peter Okoye accused his twin brother

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IPOB remains terrorist group, despite EU, US stance – Presidential aide

Special Adviser to the President on Prosecution, Chief Okoi Obono-Obla, has described as inconsequential the recognition accorded the Indigenous People of Biafra by some foreign nations as a non-terrorist group, despite Nigeria’s recent proscription and designation of the group as

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Merkel gets fourth term as German Chancellor

Angela Merkel has won a fourth term as German Chancellor, but with her party’s lead in parliament cut and the country facing a surge in support for the far right. Exit polls predicted the hard-right Alternative for Germany would become

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Gunmen open fire as Olubadan installs Mogajis, Baales at the palace

Gunmen opened fire at the palace of the Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, during installation of Mogajis and Baales on Monday. While the activity was going on, the four gunmen in a black Toyota Sienna opened fire sporadically

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