Daily Archives: July 23, 2019

Lawan blasts Shi’ites over ‘habitual resort to violence’

Lawan blasts Shi'ites over ‘habitual resort to violence’ NEWS DIGEST--Senate President Ahmed Lawan chided members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria over what he called...

Femi Falana: I am not Dakolo’s lawyer

Femi Falana: I am not Dakolo’s lawyer NEWS DIGEST--A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr Femi Falana, has said his chambers is not holding brief for...

Why North is tolerating Buhari, says Shehu Sani

Why North is tolerating Buhari, says Shehu Sani NEWS DIGEST--Former lawmaker representing Kaduna Central in the Senate, Shehu Sani, has claimed the North is tolerating...

Senate suspends recess Ministerial nominees’ screening

Senate suspends recess Ministerial nominees' screening NEWS DIGEST--The Senate on Tuesday announced the postponement of its annual recess for one week to enable members to...

4 killed in Tanzania police, illegal fishermen’s clash

4 killed in Tanzania police, illegal fishermen's clash NEWS DIGEST--A policeman and three villagers were killed in a gunfight between law enforcers and locals accused...

At Lagos airport, Air Peace aircraft makes emergency landing 

At Lagos airport, Air Peace aircraft makes emergency landing  NEWS DIGEST--An Air Peace aircraft on Tuesday made an emergency landing and was partially damaged after...

De Gea keen to captain Man United as keeper nears new deal

NEWS DIGEST - Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea, reported to be on the verge of agreeing a six-year contract extension, has said he...

May congratulates Johnson, urges him to ‘deliver Brexit that works for whole UK’

NEWS DIGEST -  Prime Minister Theresa May congratulated Boris Johnson, her successor as Conservative party leader, and urged him to “work together to deliver...

Driver docked for alleged manslaughter, reckless driving

NEWS DIGEST - A driver, Seun Adelakun, on Tuesday appeared in a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State for  allegedly driving recklessly and...

70 people benefit from free eye surgery in Nasarawa State

NEWS DIGEST - No fewer than 70 people in Nasarawa South Senatorial district of Nasarawa State have benefited from free eye surgery conducted by...