Daily Archives: January 21, 2019

Atiku will crack Buhari like ‘cracker biscuits’–says CUPP

Atiku will crack Buhari like ‘cracker biscuits’--CUPP NEWS DIGEST--Opposition political parties on Monday said the statement credited to the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai...

2019 polls: We are not under pressure, INEC says

2019 polls: We are not under pressure, INEC says NEWS DIGEST--The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu, said that the commission is not...

In Zimbabwe, court rules against internet shutdown

In Zimbabwe, court rules against internet shutdown NEWS DIGEST--Zimbabwe’s High Court on Monday ruled that State Security Minister Owen Ncube had no power to order...

Ezekwesili is best alternative to Buhari, Atiku–Bakare

Ezekwesili is best alternative to Buhari, Atiku--Bakare NEWS DIGEST--The Serving Overseer of Latter Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare, has described the presidential candidate of the...

Man get mauled by lion after scaling zoo wall

Man get mauled by lion after scaling zoo wall NEWS DIGEST--An Indian man was mauled to death by a lion after he scaled the wall...

Uganda president bans sports betting

NEWS DIGEST - President of Uganda, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, has ordered a ban on sports betting in the East African country, a minister has...

Army foils Boko Haram attack in Buni-Yadi

Army foils Boko Haram attack in Buni-Yadi NEWS DIGEST--The 27 Task Force Brigade and Nigeria Army Special Forces School, Buni-Yadi, Yobe, on Sunday neutralised scores...
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Court remands man, 37, in prison for murder

NEWS DIGEST - A Yaba Chief Magistrates’ court sitting in Lagos on Monday remanded a 37-year old man, Udoka Onumara, in Ikoyi prison over...
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Caterer docked for alleged N450, 000 land fraud

NEWS DIGEST - A 50-year-old caterer, Comfort Ekpere, was on Monday arraigned in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, for alleged  N450, 000 land...

ASUU demands proof of earned allowance payment before ending strike

ASUU demands proof of earned allowance payment before ending strike NEWS DIGEST--The Academic Staff Union of Universities says the government must show proof of payment...