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Octopus of Nigeria lube industry launches Sea Horse 1 Synthetic motor oil

Seahorse Lubricants Industries Ltd, Ozubulu, was on Thursday, 17 October, 2019, feted by the Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON), at Awka, Anambra State. The occasion was the presentation of the Mandatory Certification Assessment Program (MANCAP) by SON to the company for its newly introduced brand, The SEA HORSE 1 Synthetic Motor Oil, 0W20, 5W20 and […]

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FCT police parade alleged fake Assistant Superintendent of Police

The FCT Police Command on Friday paraded an alleged fake Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP), Mr John Tarsoo, for extorting the public. FCT Commissioner of Police, CP Bala Ciroma The FCT Commissioner of Police, CP Bala Ciroma, who disclosed in Abuja said Tarsoo was one of the 49 arrested suspects within the last couple of […]

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President Buhari’s Govt committed to to promoting foreign investment — Rep Buba

The House Committee Chairman on Foreign Affairs, Rep. Yusuf Buba, says President Muhammadu Buhari is committed to promoting foreign investment and industrialisation in Nigeria. Buba spoke at the inauguration of the Floating Glass Production Line of CNG Glass Nigeria FTZE on Friday in Ota, Ogun. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the production […]

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FCT police parade 49 suspects over alleged robbery, kidnapping

The FCT Police Command on Friday paraded 49 suspects in connection with alleged armed robbery, kidnapping, car snatching, drug peddling and frauds. The Nigerian Police The FCT Commissioner of Police, CP Bala Ciroma, said that the arrests were part of achievements made in its crime fighting efforts. He said that the command also recovered seven […]

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Forex intervention: CBN injects $325.5m into retail market

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has injected 325.5million dollars in the Retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS) and CNY14million in the spot and short-tenured forwards segment of the inter-bank foreign market. CBN The bank’s Director, Corporate Communications, Mr Isaac Okorafor made this known in a statement in Abuja on Friday. Okorafor explained that the […]

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Video: Ghanaians in UK mourn death of teenage footballer Baptista Adjei

The gathering was a one-week remembrance of the passing away of the budding Ghanaian footballer. Family, friends, school mates and sympathizers were present at the exact spot in London, Stratford Broadway where the player was murdered. READ MORE: GFA Elections: Here is the full list of the newly ten elected Regional FA Chairmen The young […]

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Kogi Assembly sacks Dep. Gov. Achuba, Onoja for replacement

Deputy Governor of Kogi State, Elder Simon Achuba, has been impeached by the State House of Assembly on the recommendations of the Judicial Panel of Inquiry that investigated allegations of gross misconduct levelled against him. Elder Achuba News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that his impeachment which was done behind closed doors at plenary on […]

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58% Nigerians lack access to hygiene facilities –  NGO

By Luminous Jannamike, Abuja An NGO, WaterAid Nigeria, has said 58 per cent of the people in Nigeria face the risk of diarrhoea disease because they lack access to basic hygiene facilities. Nigerian Flag It also said no fewer than 60,000 children die every year from diarrhoea because of poor access levels to water, sanitation, […]

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Harry Dunn’s parents accuse US and UK governments of ‘covering up’ key details about son’s death

The parents of crash victim Harry Dunn (pictured) say British authorities should be ‘ashamed of themselves’ The parents of crash victim Harry Dunn say British authorities should be ‘ashamed of themselves’ for abandoning them. They have accused the US and UK of covering up ‘key details’ of their son’s death in a smash involving a […]

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Victoria Beckham praises ‘soulmate’ David Beckham on The View

She tied the knot with her husband David Beckham 20 years ago. And Victoria Beckham appeared to be just as loved-up as ever as she gushed over how ‘lucky’ she is to have the former footballer as her ‘soulmate’ on Friday. During a chat on The View, the fashion designer, 45, discussed her marriage to David […]

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Florida woman, 28, is jailed for giving birth to an 11-year-old’s baby

Marissa Mowry was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Wednesday for sexual battery. She became pregnant with her 11-year-old victim’s baby before continuing to abuse him A Florida woman who gave birth to an 11-year-old boy’s baby has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for sexual battery.  Marissa Mowry, 28, plead guilty to […]

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Maame Serwaa drops 3 throwback photos with Yaa Jackson when they were kids to mark her birthday

Maame Serwaa – Yaa Jackson Maam Yaa Jackson, the sensational Ghanaian singer is celebrating her birthday today. In the spirit of love and friendship, Maame Serwaa has shared 3 beautiful throwback photos to mark the day. For Ghanaian movie lovers, Maame Serwaa and Yaa Jackson’s faces are among the most popular faces in the industry. […]

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The most evil love of all: Serial killers Rose West and Myra Hindley were lovers in prison

Rose West and Myra Hindley had an affair in prison, a former solicitor of one of the serial killers has sensationally claimed. The House of Horrors killer was ‘quite taken’ with the Moors Murderer and was ‘impressed by her knowledge and ability’, according to her defence lawyer. But the relationship apparently ended after a few months […]

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We have paid Black Stars ‘B’ all their per diems: Ministry for Sports

The Black B finished runners-up in the just ended WAFU Championship, after they lost 3-1 on penalties in the final against hosts Senegal. READ MORE: GFA Elections: Here is the full list of the newly ten elected Regional FA Chairmen There was widespread news that the team wasn’t handed the best of treatment while in […]

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Masked demonstrators clash with riot police as HALF A MILLION take to the streets of Barcelona

Barcelona has been flooded with an estimated half a million angry demonstrators waving pro-independence flags as protests over the jailing of Catalan separatist leaders roll into their fifth day.    While the vast majority of the rallies were peaceful, a few hundred masked youths clashed with Spanish police in the heart of the city late in […]

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Ashanti Regional FA election: Losing candidate Osei Nsiah accuses delegates of changing their minds after eating ‘Waakye’

Osei Tutu popularly called Kotoko polled 41 votes to beat off competition from Nsiah Asare who got 29 votes to retain his seat as the chairman of the Ashanti Regional Football Association. READ MORE: GFA Elections: Here is the full list of the newly ten elected Regional FA Chairmen “Delegates have really shown they are […]

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Daily Mail poll reveals Britain wants MPs to stop the delay and back Boris Johnson

brexit countdown_bgCreated with Sketch. Voters last night threw their weight behind Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal. On the eve of today’s dramatic Commons vote on his withdrawal plan, 50 per cent said MPs should back it. The Survation poll for the Daily Mail showed 38 per cent were against the deal with 12 per cent undecided. […]

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British woman, 55, ‘should face justice over plot to murder her adopted son’

A British woman battling extradition to India should ‘face justice’ over an alleged plot to murder her adopted son, his family said yesterday. Former Heathrow baggage handler Arti Dhir, 55, is accused of arranging the killing of 11-year-old Gopal Sejani to claim up to £150,000 through a life insurance policy. Together with her husband Kaval Raijada, […]

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Staff and customers are evacuated from Manchester’s Arndale centre as police respond to ‘incident’ 

Police were called to reports of a knifeman at Manchester’s Arndale Shopping Centre – just a week after four people were injured in a random attack. Footage circulated on social media showed a number of squad cars and an ambulance at the scene. Greater Manchester Police said it had received reports of a man with […]

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The Letwin plot: Former Tory MP wants to stop Parliament approving Brexit deal

brexit countdown_bgCreated with Sketch. There was anger in Downing Street last night over a parliamentary move that could deny Boris Johnson a clean vote on his Brexit deal today. Former Tory MP Sir Oliver Letwin proposed an amendment yesterday that would withhold Parliament’s final support for the agreement until all the necessary legislation for it […]

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Double shooting leaves two dead in Baltimore

BALTIMORE — Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the 2500 block of Brookfield Avenue. The victims, a 32 year-old and a 23 year-old man, have died at Shock Trauma. This homicide investigation remains open. Anyone with information about this double murder is asked to call detectives at (410) 396-2100. Anyone wishing to remain […]

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Manchester incident: Arndale Centre evacuated amid reports of suspect with knife days after four stabbed

Manchester’s Arndale Shopping Centre has been evacuated amid reports of a man with a knife just a week after four people were stabbed in the same location. Greater Manchester Police (GMP) said officers arrested a suspect after concerns were phoned in.  A man was arrested and taken into custody, but police said  no one was harmed at the […]

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Oyetola restructured Ministries, charges in-coming cabinet on service delivery

By Shina Abubakar – Osogbo In preparation to inaugurate his cabinet members, the Governor of Osun State, Adegboyega Oyetola has restructured Ministries in the state. Oyetola pruned the particular ministries from 22 inherited from his predecessor to 20. Gov Oyetola Gboyega associated with Osun Condition According to Oyetola, the idea was to make the government […]

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Violent clashes rock Barcelona on fifth day of separatist protests

Hundreds of protesters battled police in the heart of Barcelona on Friday, setting up fiery barricades and hurling rocks at security forces on the fifth day of unrest following the jailing of Catalan separatist leaders. Fiery barricades set up by pro-Catalan protesters.  The violence came after a day of largely peaceful demonstrations as more than […]

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Distressing footage emerges of children with ‘chemical burns’ in Syria

Horrifying images have emerged showing badly burned children in Syria – amid claims that Turkey is using banned chemical weapons against the Kurds.  Distressing footage taken at a hospital in Tal Tamr, near the border city of Ras al-Ayn which has seen the heaviest fighting, on Monday shows a boy with deep burns to his […]

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Two tourists, including 30-year-old British man, killed in Mallorca after being mowed down

Two tourists, including a 30-year-old British man, have died in a horror accident after being mowed down by a woman who lost control of her car on the seafront in Mallorca. Both were struck by the vehicle, said to have been travelling at ‘high speed’, at about 4.20pm today. The horrific incident happened on the […]

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Canning Town Extinction Rebellion protester is remanded in custody

An Extinction Rebellion protester who was pulled from the top of a tube train by angry commuters will spend tonight behind bars after he was remanded in custody. Buddist teacher Mark Ovland was one of a group of activists who sparked fury among passengers at Canning Town station in east London yesterday morning. It emerged […]

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Donald Trump fact-checked as he talks to ‘first female spacewalkers’

President Donald Trump was fact-checked from Space today when he contacted the International Space Station to commend Jessica Meir and Christina Koch for completing the all-female spacewalk outside of the craft, but mistakenly congratulated the two for being the ‘first ever female spacewalkers’.  There was a delay before anyone from the space station could speak, but […]

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