Rescuers carrying a child who was rescued from the rubble. A three- storey building housing a school and apartments collapsed at Ita Faaji area of Victoria Island, Lagos State this morning. Many including school children have been feared dead and others still trapped. Mrs. Adebola Kolawole, the chair person of the Red Cross Society in … Continue reading Five Pupils Feared Dead And Others Trapped after School Building Collapses In Lagos
TV actress Felicity Huffman was reportedly arrested by seven federal agents who had their guns drawn on March 12 after she and 49 others were named as targets of federal investigation into bribery in the college admissions process. Actress Lori Loughlin and four dozen other people were also named in the case. Agents showed up at … Continue reading Actress Felicity Huffman Arrested by 7 FBI Agents With Guns Drawn
Police in Delta State have confirmed four persons missing in a boat mishap which occurred in the Benin River, in Warri North Local Government Area of the state. The Acting Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, ASP. Chucks Orisewezie confirmed the incident to newsmen today in Warri. Orisewezie said, "a boat loaded with … Continue reading 4 Missing As Election Errand Boat Capsizes In Delta State
Traces of the RoundUp herbicide were discovered in popular beers and wines, according to a report from the U.S. Public Research Group (USPIRG) Education Fund. RoundUp, a popular weed-killer that uses glyphosate, was bought by Germany’s Bayer AG. It was previously owned by U.S. agriculture firm Monsanto. The USPIRG tested 15 beers and five wines … Continue reading Heineken, Guinness Found To Contain Glyphosate Used in Weed Killing.
Former Military Head of State, Sani Abacha’s son Alhaji Mohammed Abacha, who is contesting for the governorship seat in Kano State on the platform of Advance Peoples Democratic Alliance (APDA), has promised President Buhari two million votes in the 2019 election. Addressing reporters at his campaign office on Maguwa Road in Kano on Monday, Abacha, … Continue reading Abacha’s Son Promises President Buhari Two Million Votes
The European commission added Saudi Arabia, Panama, Nigeria and other jurisdictions to a blacklist of nations seen as posing a threat because of lax controls on terrorism financing and money laundering, the E.U. executive said on Wednesday. The move is part of a crackdown on money laundering after several scandals at E.U. banks but has been criticized by several E.U. … Continue reading EU Reveals Terrorism Financing, Money Laundering Blacklist, 23 Nations
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has called on members of the National Assembly to apologise to Nigerians for their unruly behaviour during President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2019 budget presentation. The Public Relations Officer of NANS, Mr Azeez Adeyemi, made the call on Friday in Abeokuta. Adeyemi condemned the lawmakers’ behaviour, saying that it had … Continue reading Apologize To Nigerians For ‘booing’ Buhari – NANS Tells National Assembly