Saturday, 9th December 2023


4 Dec
Israeli and Palestinian representatives at the United Nations on Monday traded accusations of "genocide" over the war raging in Gaza, with both sides demanding an international response. Israel's war against Hamas was repeatedly mentioned during an event at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva ahead of the 75th anniversary of the Convention on the…
4 Dec
Israel said Monday it was not seeking to force Palestinian civilians to permanently leave their homes, even as it acknowledged conditions in the besieged Gaza Strip were "tough." Any suggestion of Palestinian dispersal is highly contentious in the Arab world, as the war that led to Israel's creation 75 years ago gave rise to the…
3 Dec
When Russia invaded Ukraine, it was beautiful to see folks post the Ukrainian colors of blue and gold on their Facebook pages. It was also heartwarming to see Ukrainian Americans in Chicago USA set up schools for Ukrainian immigrants. Meanwhile, asylum claims by Haitians in Mexico attempting to cross the border into the United States remain…
2 Nov
Worried by the raging bombardment in Gaza and the resultant killings of innocent Palestinians by Israeli forces, the Kano State governor, Abba Kabir Yusuf, has advocated an emerging global consensus to halt the conflict. Although, the Nigerian government has not taken a definite stand in favour of any of the warring party, the state government…
1 Nov
Internet and phone networks were down across the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, the Palestinian telecommunications agency said, in the second such blackout in the besieged territory in less than a week.
30 Oct
Israeli forces killed "dozens" of militants in overnight clashes in Gaza, the military said Monday as it presses its hardline response to the October 7 Hamas attacks.
23 Oct
Israeli strikes on Gaza overnight and early Monday have killed at least 70 people, Hamas officials said, as the military said it had struck some 320 targets in the Palestinian enclave in 24 hours.
22 Oct
*Biden appeals to Hamas, Palestinians not to 'steal' aids. *Intensifies efforts to evacuate U.S. citizens to safety Following exhausting engagement with Israeli, Palestinian and international community, U.S. Government has delivered the much needed humanitarian assistance to the Israeli-Hamas war victims in Gaza. While urging Palestinians and Hamas not to interfere with the much-needed assistance, it…
13 Oct
Thousands of Iranians took to the streets of Tehran on Friday in a show of support for Palestinians amid a bloody conflict between Israel and Hamas.
11 Oct
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has expressed concern over the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian conflict that has resulted in the loss of countless lives, destruction of infrastructure, and deepened the humanitarian crisis in the region. CAN stated that it is also worried about the implications of the conflict on Nigeria and Nigerian pilgrims. While calling for…
10 Oct
From fake accounts impersonating journalists to war-themed video games fueling false narratives, tech platforms are struggling to contain a tsunami of misinformation around Palestinian-Israeli hostilities after rolling back content moderation policies.
10 Oct
Israel kept up its deadly bombardment of Hamas-controlled Gaza Tuesday after the Palestinian militant group threatened to execute some of the around 150 hostages it abducted in a weekend assault if air strikes continue without warning.


4 mins ago
The authorities of the Tantita security services has the claim by the Nigeria Navy that it was involved in the alleged attempt by a 77 meter long motor tanker to steal crude oil in the country.
6 mins ago
Nigerian Grammy award winner, Temilade Openiyi, professionally known as Tems, has released a new single, Not An Angel, a track off her anticipated album. This follows her last project, Me & U, which she released on October 5..
8 mins ago
The echoes of Affricuff 2023 resonate vividly, etching unforgettable memories in the hearts of attendees. The inaugural edition, meticulously superintended by leading filmmaker Emem Isong
11 mins ago
With more Polytechnics and Colleges of Technology than universities in Nigeria, NIPOGA Games are probably the biggest sports competition in the country. The Games started during my final year at The Polytechnic Ibadan in 1976.
12 mins ago
Puncturing interior walls with nails in the name of hanging decors and picture frames not only damages the wall, thereby weakening the entire structure over a long period of time, but also creates untidiness to the space as the need for more picture frames arises with growth in the family circle.
14 mins ago
Disc Jockey Cuppy, daughter of billionaire Femi Otedola, caused quite a stir on the Internet recently when she posted that she was in her father’s private jet eating ‘assaulted’ meat.
14 mins ago
Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State has announced the matriculation of 2,153 undergraduates and 198 post-graduate students in the 2023/2024 academic year.
17 mins ago
Prof. Kolawole Raheem has said that Peace Education should be taken more seriously globally, calling for its mainstreaming into school curriculum and non-formal learning. 
32 mins ago
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the Chairman, Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) Board, Chief Pius Akinyelure, are among the dignitaries expected to grace the prestigious yearly Idanre Day Celebration in Idanre, Ondo State.
40 mins ago
Group of Islamic leaders from Tijjaniyya, Kadiriyya, and Izala Islamic sects have called on Nigerian and democracy stakeholders not to subvert the will of the people of Kano State who came out massively to vote for Governor Abba Kabir Yusuf (Abba Gida Gida) in March 2023. The leaders said doing so may cause unnecessary anger…