Friday, 1st December 2023

Gun violence

8 Sep
A person was shot and critically injured at a concert in Memphis, Tennessee, on Thursday night. The concert was headlined by rapper Lil Baby. The Memphis Police Department said that officers responded to a report of a shooting at 10:23 p.m. at the FedEx Forum, which is located at 191 Beale Street. The victim was…
7 Jun
A Florida woman has been arrested for fatally shooting her neighbor through a door in an allegedly racially-charged confrontation over the slain woman's children.


14 mins ago
PAN-YORUBA socio-cultural and political organisation, Afenifere, has called on Federal Government to quicken steps at tackling insecurity threatening socio-economic well-being of the people.
14 mins ago
Cybersecurity authorities from the UK and U.S. teamed to establish a set of global safety guidelines for the development of Artificial Intelligence (AI), measures endorsed by more than a dozen international agencies and aimed at curbing threats linked to the technology.
19 mins ago
Beneficiaries of the Federal Government Livelihood Improvement Family Enterprises, Niger Delta (LIFE-ND) project, recently, showcased their farm produce at the Edo Alaghodaro food fair held in Benin.
24 mins ago
Nigeria has successfully completed the final global assessment of Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI), securing an overall score of 72 points out of 100.
25 mins ago
Fresh facts from the flight dispatchers have indicated pilot error and breach of aviation rules in the controversial diversion of United Nigeria Airlines’ Abuja-bound flight in Asaba last Sunday.
28 mins ago
Moreover, centralisation or decentralisation of federations depends more on structural factors than on the distribution of powers, important as that may be. For example, where there are many federating units, they are less likely to be as strong relative
31 mins ago
Kwara Commissioner for Social Development, Mrs. Opeyemi Afolashade, said the ministry evacuated 88 mentally challenged persons and beggars from the streets of Ilorin.
34 mins ago
Partner/Co-founder at AO & FA Consulting, Olawale Abiola, has advocated the use of creative approaches to overcome the financing gaps in addressing the economic transformation Nigeria needs.
35 mins ago
The Lagos State Chapter of the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has called on the education authorities in Lagos State to desist from luring innocent and unsuspecting Muslim students across the state to church programmes under the guise of fake humanitarian schemes.
36 mins ago
Police in Delta State have arrested an eight armed-men syndicate in connection with the alleged kidnapping of a 43-year old woman on November 25, at about 1100hrs in Amukpe Area of Sapele Town.