Thursday, 28th October 2021
Breaking News:


22 Oct
Eleven Nigerien security personnel died in an ambush against a regional prefect's motorcade near the country's border with Burkina Faso on Wednesday, the interior ministry said on Friday.
30 Sep
The Pentagon plans to rely on airstrikes to prevent a resurgence of Al-Qaeda now that US troops have left Afghanistan, but experts and some lawmakers are sceptical about the effectiveness
16 Sep
War can be started, but it is not always easy to predict its end—when and how it will end. The warmongers had, therefore, better watch it.
11 Sep
President Joe Biden, speaking unexpectedly during a visit to the Pennsylvania site of one of the 9/11 plane crashes, again defended the widely criticized withdrawal from Afghanistan, saying the US could not "invade" every country where Al-Qaeda is present.
11 Sep
America marks the 20th anniversary of 9/11 Saturday with solemn ceremonies given added poignancy by the recent chaotic withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan...
19 Aug
Al-Qaeda's Yemeni branch on Wednesday congratulated the Taliban on their takeover of Afghanistan and vowed to continue its own military campaigns.
19 Aug
Convoluted pomposity. Uninformed hubris. That’s what comes to mind listening to the outrage of the American media and cynical warmongering politicians to the rapid collapse of the Afghan military as Taliban forces overrun the country...
30 Jul
Four local footballers in Somalia were killed when a powerful explosion ripped through their bus on Friday in what the country's president branded a "barbaric terrorist attack".
20 Jul
Three Burkina Faso soldiers and a militiaman were killed on Friday by highway bombs in the country's north, the army said, adding that "dozens of terrorists" had been killed by security forces the same day. The two improvised explosive devices (IEDs) hit a military vehicle and a motorbike near the town of Dablo as a…
27 Apr
On the eve of the ninth anniversary of the September 11 attacks, the CIA told President Barack Obama they had the best lead-in years to find the mastermind, Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.
23 Apr
The Muhammadu Buhari government's support for under-fire minister of communication and digital economy Isa Ali Pantami has drawn sharp criticisms from many Nigerians. Buhari's spokesman Garba Shehu Thursday said the government was contented with Pantami's apologies over his past support for Taliban and Al-Qaeda and described the calls for him to resign as a "manufactured…
20 Apr
Apparently anticipating questions concerning reports on his alleged links to terrorist groups such as Al-Qaeda and Taliban, the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy...


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Afropop, Afrobeats, R & B singer-songwriter Wande Coal is back with a supremely catchy new song "Come My way". Produced by Bruno and Screwface, Wande whose insane talent for colouring sounds is undoubtedly the King of Falsetto, as he does justice to this beautiful new single. "Come My Way" overflows with ethereal excellence with Wande's…
4 hours ago
The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has given reasons why Nigerians cannot feel the impact of Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN’s) N100 billion intervention fund for the pharmaceutical sector until next year.
4 hours ago
Unless the world adopts universal availability of COVID-19 vaccines by ending ‘vaccine apartheid’, the global economic recovery will be much slower than expected, Director-General of the International Labour Organisation ...
4 hours ago
Nigeria’s hydra-headed challenges including smartphone affordability, network hitches and low awareness appear to weaken the adoption of eNaira in the country.
4 hours ago
Despite President Muhammadu Buhari’s promises at a recent international forum that allocation to education would be increased by at least 50 per cent in the next few years and by about 100 per cent by 2025...