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Dallas police chief defends use of robot to kill gunman

The chief of the Dallas Police Department on Sunday vigorously defended the use of a bomb mounted on a robot to kill a gunman who shot to death five officers during a march to protest police violence against blacks. In

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Bin Laden’s son threatens revenge for father’s assassination

The son of slain al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has threatened revenge against the United States for assassinating his father, according to an audio message posted online. Hamza bin Laden promised to continue the global militant group’s fight against

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Sack threat: We won’t resume , Nasarawa workers dare governor

Organised labour unions in Nasarawa State, have directed state and local government workers to disregard the threat by Gov. Tanko Al-Makura to sack any worker who did not resume work on Monday. “The strike we started on July 4 is

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Protests Spread Over US Police Shootings

Protests against the killing of black men by Police have continued to spread across cities of the United States, following recent deaths in Minnesota and Louisiana. Armed new black panther party members confronted Police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana while in

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FG Sets To Adopt New Approach To Resolve Niger Delta Crisis- Kachikwu

A fresh approach to resolve the Niger Delta crisis is being planned by the federal government going by the statement of the Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu. The Minister told journalists on the sideline of the just

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Former speaker’s father kidnapped

Gunmen have kidnapped Chief Tsegba Gbor, the father of former speaker Pro Tempore of the Federal House of Representatives, Terngu Tsegba. Gbor was abducted on Saturday at about 8pm at his residence in Adekaa, Gboko-West, Gboko local government area of

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Suspected herdsmen kill four, wreak havoc in Niger

Hundreds of gunmen suspected to herdsmen on Saturday evening attacked Beji town in Bosso Local Government Area of Niger State killing four people. The armed men also burnt 15 houses, four cars and 17 motorcycles. Apart from these the armed

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Osinbajo’s wife visits family of murdered Redeemed preacher

The Wife of the Vice President, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, on Sunday, visited the family of the late Assistant Pastor of the Divine Touch Parish of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Abuja, who was murdered while evangelising, Saturday morning. The

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Gridlock at Lokoja- Abuja road- soldiers take over

There is a heavy gridlock at the Muritala Mohammed Bridge axis of Lokoja – Abuja road, as soldiers strive to restore traffic flow under heavy rainfall.follow us on twitter @aljazirahnewsng

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Andy Murray wins Wimbledon by beating Milos Raonic

Britain’s Andy Murray became Wimbledon champion for the second time with a superb performance against Canadian sixth seed Milos Raonic in the final. The Scot, 29, dismantled the Raonic serve in a 6-4 7-6 (7-3) 7-6 (7-2) victory to repeat

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