The Leader of the Shiite Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, has suffered a ‘stroke’ amid concern his health is taking a turn for the worse.
Buhari fiddles while herdsmen slaughter, say Nigerians
While historians have disputed the account that Rome’s emperor, Nero, played away on a fiddle as the city burned...
Nigeria loses N25b to Saudi airline in Hajj airlift quota
Saudi Arabian airline, Flynas, will earn about N25 billion off the Nigerian air travel market in this year’s Hajj airlifting.
Buhari felicitates with Yakubu Dogara at 50
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday felicitated with the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, as he turned 50 years.
Senate probes EFCC arrest of Innoson boss
The Senate has mandated its committee on anti-corruption and financial crimes to investigate circumstances surrounding the arrest of the Managing Director of Innoson Motors, Mr. Innocent Chukwuma, and report back today.
Adeleke didn’t die from poisoning, says pathologist
Dr Taiwo Sholaja, the lead pathologist who carried out the autopsy on the body of the late Senator Isiaka Adeleke, on Wednesday told a coroner inquest that no trace of poison was found in the body system of the deceased when it was examined.
Turkey imposes 3-month state of emergency to catch coup plotters
Turkish authorities Thursday imposed a three-month state of emergency, strengthening powers to round up suspects accused of staging the failed military coup despite global alarm over a widening purge.
Over 700 refugees feared drowned off Italy
Speaking to Al Jazeera from Geneva, William Spindler, a UNHCR spokesman for Europe, said there had been a spate of incidents in the Mediterranean last week.
Super Eagles upbeat ahead of clash with Luxembourg
Fresh from their 1-0 defeat of Mali in an international friendly in Rouen, France, on Friday, the Super Eagles have arrived in Luxembourg to prepare for their last game in the two-game tour of Europe.