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Plane carrying Mike Pence skids off runway at LaGuardia Airport

A plane carrying Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence skidded off a runway at New York’s LaGuardia Airport Thursday night during landing. There were no reported injuries. Rescue crews were responding to the scene. “We could feel the plane moving,

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Struggling Twitter cuts nine percent of its workforce

Twitter is cutting about nine percent of its global workforce as its quarterly revenue growth slowed sharply in the third quarter but topped analysts’ expectations. Twitter Inc., which has struggled amid competition from Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram, announced on Thursday that

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Man shot dead outside US embassy in Kenya

A man was shot dead outside the US embassy in Nairobi, Kenya on Thursday. The embassy confirmed a shooting incident had taken place outside its premises, adding that none of its staff members were involved. Reuters reported the man had

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Iraq: Thousands displaced as battle for Mosul rages on

More than 10,000 Iraqis have fled their homes since the start of an offensive to retake Mosul from ISIL this month, according to the UN. That figure is just a fraction of the displacement that aid groups expect to see

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Metuh funded PDP publicity Jonathan’s campaign

A Witness, Richard Ihediwa, told a Federal High Court on Thursday that embattled Olisa Metuh, solely funded publicity activities during Jonathan’s re-election campaign. Metuh, a former National Publicity Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is being tried for alleged N400

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Major, Captain, Others Held For Leaking Information To Boko Haram

A military source said on Wednesday that the Army authorities were intensifying efforts to rid the service of saboteurs in the ongoing counter-terrorism operations. It was gathered that the Nigerian Army commenced a discreet investigation into the activities of some

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Senate President Saraki Loses Again As Appeal Court Dismisses Suit Against His Corruption Trial At The Code Of Conduct Tribunal

A Five-man panel of the Court of Appeal in Abuja has dashed the hopes of Senate President Bukola Saraki of evading the corruption trial initiated by the Federal Government for the alleged false declaration of assets. The Court of Appeal

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Jobs at Ric-Ken Merchant Limited

Ric- Ken Merchant Limited – Our cliebt, a manufacturing and trading company requires services of suitably qualified candidates to fill the positions below : POSITION : Driver Job Description The same company needs the services of hardworking and honest drivers.

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Vacancy at an Indigenous Non-governmental Organization

Widows and Orphans Empowerment Organisation (WEWE) – a reputable national indigenous non-governmental organization implementing a comprehensive USAID-funded Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) project called Local Partners Initiative for Orphans and Vulnerable Children in Nigeria (LOPIN-2) in partnership with local and international

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2017 Budget: Nasarawa Govt considers education for prison inmates

Mrs Ramatu Ajuji-Abubakar, the Commissioner for Education in Nasarawa State, on Thursday said that the state government was contemplating education for prison inmates in the 2017 budget. Ajuji-Abubakar made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria

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