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Edo govt commiserates with Ehor village accident victims’ families

The Edo State Government has commiserated with the families of the seven victims of the accident involving the advance Protocol Team of the Governor at Ehor Village, on the outskirts of Benin City, the Edo State capital. In a statement, Special Adviser to the Governor on Media and Communication Strategy, Mr. Crusoe Osagie, conveyed the […]

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Madness! IAN BIRRELL finds how one small sign sums up the state of our divided nation

Captain Jean-Luc Picard should have known better than to trust our weather.  But scarcely had Sir Patrick Stewart pointed to the symbolism of the sun shining on the People’s Vote campaign than drops of rain began to fall on the marchers massed near Parliament. It did not dampen the mood of defiance. Hoods went over heads […]

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Meet Diff Plies the Togolese artiste who behaves like Dancehall artiste Shatta Wale

Ghanaian dancehall artiste Shatta Wale is one artiste who is known for his rowdy character in the entertainment industry which is eventually working for him as he is considered to be one of the highest-paid artistes in the country as well as one with the highest fanbase. Though some of his actions are questionable, some […]

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Lawyer who masterminded Supreme Court humiliation helped draft the wrecking amendment

Lord Pannick QC who led the charge against the Prime Minister in the Supreme Court Remainer ringleader Sir Oliver Letwin was aided by a top anti-Brexit lawyer in his successful bid to sabotage Boris Johnson’s triumphant Brussels deal yesterday. Ten former Tory rebels derailed the crucial Commons vote, dubbed ‘Super Saturday’, helped by Lord Pannick […]

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Irish fans sing through All Blacks haka at Rugby World Cup in Japan

Irish fans have been slammed for singing through the All Blacks pre-match haka at the Rugby World Cup.  The New Zealand squad obliterated Ireland 46-14 at Tokyo Stadium in the quarter-final on Saturday.  But the smashing has been remembered for the pre-game shenanigans of spectators who packed into the stadium for Ireland. The New Zealand squad […]

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Time to reposition Ohanaeze Lagos Chapter – Mrs. Evelyn Onyung

By Tony Nwankwo Chief (Mrs.) Evelyn Okere Onyung is Publicity Secretary, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Lagos Chapter. An entrepreneur, she is CEO Rose di Omimi Couture, CEO St. Eve West African Fashion Week, and former vice presidential candidate, Alliance National Party (ANP) in the 2019 general elections. In this interview, she speaks on the failing fortunes of […]

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Naa Koryoo Okunor wins NDC’s Awutu Senya East primaries

A private legal practitioner, Philis Naa Koryoo has won the National Democratic Congress’ (NDC) parliamentary primaries in the Awutu Senya East constituency. Naa polled 505 votes against her closest contender, Alex Agbesi Aborgeh’s 251. The other contenders for the parliamentary primaries were Kwaku Kangah Kesse who polled 199, Daniel Awer who polled 74 votes and […]

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Cooke Maroney pictured looking suave in his wedding bowtie as he weds Jennifer Lawrence

The Hollywood A-list descended on Belcourt mansion this evening for the wedding of Jennifer Lawrence and Cooke Maroney in Newport, Rhode Island. The bridegroom, looking sharp in a tuxedo, and his best men were among the first to arrive to at the venue amid tight security which included multiple guards posted around the property with […]

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Caterers fined £200,000 after newlyweds’ and FIFTY wedding guests get food-poisoning from hog roast

A newly married couple and 50 wedding guests were struck down with salmonella food poisoning at their luxury wedding reception in Warwickshire. A pregnant mum and eight-year-old girl were among the 53 wedding guests struck down with food poisoning at the wedding of Phil and Vikki Kemp held at Packington Hall, Warwickshire, on October 20 […]

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LORD OWEN: How must the five million Labour voters who backed Leave feel now?

The result of the 2016 referendum cannot be reversed – it must be honoured. The genie cannot simply be put back in the bottle as Remainers, including those who backed yesterday’s successful Letwin amendment, would like to believe. There is an obligation on our politicians to complete our withdrawal by October 31, and that includes […]

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Boris Johnson sends THREE letters to the EU: the one from him will urge Brussels NOT to grant delay)

Late tonight – just before the midnight deadline stipulated by ‘wrecker’ MPs – a total of three letters were due to be sent from the Government to Donald Tusk, the president of the European Council. The first was the letter demanded by the Benn Act, which asks the EU to delay Brexit beyond the October […]

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The House of Fools: MPs subjected us to more agonising Brexit delay

It was the moment an exasperated nation let out a collective howl of frustration. At precisely 2.50pm today, when Britain might finally have hoped to move ahead with Brexit, Commons Speaker John Bercow announced that MPs had again voted – by 322 to 306 – for more delays to the seemingly interminable process. But a […]

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Couple receives new car after community helps out

HAMBURG, N.Y. (WKBW) — Gary and Christine Carlson deliver the Buffalo News to the Rock Oak senior living community in Clarence. Christine checks each paper to make sure it’s clean and undamaged. Gary leaves each paper standing up between doors so they’re easier to grab. “They go that extra mile and give you more than […]

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Several pelicans killed by drivers during Nestor

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) — The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office says several pelicans were killed during the storm by drivers who didn’t slow down for the struggling birds. Deputies say they appreciate Fisherman’s Choice in Eastpoint for donating the nets to the sheriff’s office, as they attempted to help save the pelicans. According to the […]

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Boris Johnson sends EU unsigned letter seeking Brexit delay along with another advising against it

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has sent two letters to European Council president Donald Tusk – an unsigned message relaying parliament’s request for an extension to Brexit and a letter from him setting out why he does not believe delay would be in the interests of the EU or UK. Downing Street said it believes the […]

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Brexit: More than 190,000 sign letter demanding Final Say referendum in less than 48 hours

More than 190,000 people have signed a letter in under 24 hours demanding a Final Say referendum following the march of 1 million people on parliament. The letter, organised by People’s Vote and The Independent, calls on officials in the UK and the EU to do everything they can to give the people of the UK […]

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Brexit: More than 150,000 sign letter demanding Final Say referendum in less than 48 hours

More than 100,000 people have signed a letter in under 24 hours demanding a Final Say referendum following the march of 1 million people on parliament. The letter, organised by People’s Vote and The Independent, calls on officials in the UK and the EU to do everything they can to give the people of the UK […]

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More than 100,000 sign letter demanding Final Say on Brexit in less than 24 hours

More than 100,000 people have signed a letter demanding a Final Say referendum in less than 24 hours following the march of a million people on parliament. The letter, organised by People’s Vote and The Independent, calls on officials in the UK and the EU to do everything they can to give the people of […]

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W/R: GJA secures medical insurance package for retired journalists

The Western Regional Chapter of the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has secured a sixty-eight thousand Ghana Cedis medical insurance sponsorship from Goldfields Ghana Limited for retired journalists in the Western Region. According to the Chairman of the Western Regional Chapter of the GJA, Moses Dotse Aklorbortu, the medical insurance would be managed by Premiere Insurance […]

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Police nab two suspected armed robbers in Aba

Two members of a notorious armed robbery gang that specialized in robbing innocent residents of Aba Town, have been arrested by operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team, IRT in Abia State. Vanguard gathered that the suspects, Promise Uzoma and Chukwuebuka Ogubuike, ran into trouble recently after they and members of their […]

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#WeLoveYouMeghan: Outpouring of support for Duchess of Sussex

Meghan Markle has received an outpouring of support from tens of thousands of people on Twitter after her interview discussing the hardships of motherhood. By mid-Friday afternoon, ‘#WeLoveYouMeghan’ was the top trending topic on the social media platform, with users offering positive messages in the wake of recent media scrutiny.  The outpouring comes after Meghan […]

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Gov. El-Rufai led operation to evacuate 147 inmates at Kaduna Rehab centre

The Kaduna State Police Command has confirmed the raid on another rehabilitation centre in Kaduna, where 147 inmates mostly within shackles were found. According to the Kaduna police, Gov. Nasir  El-Rufa’i directed the operation at the particular centre which had male and female inmates. The Command Public Relations Officer, DSP Yakubu Sabo confirmed the raid […]

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Presidency clarifies report on Cash Transfer Initiative, says 620, 947, not 6. 6m benefiting

Mrs Maryam Uwais, Special Adviser to the President on Social Investments, says 620, 947 poor and vulnerable Nigerians are benefiting from the National Cash Transfer initiative. Mrs Maryam Uwais, Special Adviser towards the President on Social Investments, PHOTO: NAN Uwais, in a statement on Saturday in Abuja, said that reports claiming that 6. 6 million […]

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Leicester City fans come together to pay tribute to late owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha

They came again to remember him, thousands of supporters gathering in the heart of city to pay tribute to the man who made the unthinkable come true. When they reached the ground, they found a white scarf on their seats, with ‘Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha’ in blue letters on one side, and the words ‘Making the impossible […]

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Lagos Commissioner alerts residents over suspected monkey pox outbreak

By Olasunkanmi Akoni Lagos State Government, Friday, stressed the need by residents to take precautionary measures in order to prevent the outbreak of infectious diseases such as Monkey pox which was recently reported in the state. Lagos State Government It therefore, reiterated the need for citizens to ensure and maintain adequate personal and environmental hygiene […]

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