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Daily Archives: April 6, 2020

Rooney makes winning debut with Derby

Kindly Share This Story: Wayne Rooney Wayne Rooney enjoyed a winning debut with Derby as the former Manchester United star helped his Championship side to a 2-1 win against Barnsley on Thursday. Rooney was named Derby captain for his first [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Enugu’s Akanu Ibiam Int’l airport ready before Easter — Sirika

Kindly Share This Story: Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika By Dennis Agbo, Enugu Minister  for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika has reassured that the rehabilitation of Akanu Ibiam International airport runway will be ready before the Easter celebration in April. The [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Microsoft targets North Korean hackers for stealing ‘sensitive’ information

Kindly Share This Story: Microsoft has disabled dozens of websites that North Korean hackers used to steal personal information from Americans and others, the tech giant said. A federal court order allowed Microsoft to take control of 50 domains that [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say
VIDEO: I insist our Kaduna-Abuja train was attacked by hoodlums – Machika

VIDEO: I insist our Kaduna-Abuja train was attacked by hoodlums – Machika

Kindly Share This Story: Ben Agande – Kaduna A passenger on a Kaduna- Abuja train,  Abbas Abdullahi Machika, has insisted that suspected hoodlums on Thursday morning attacked an Abuja- bound train with projectiles and shattered one of the train windows. [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Our Kaduna-Abuja train attacked in Rijanna – Hon. Abbas Machika

Kindly Share This Story: Kaduna-Abuja train By Ben Agande A former member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Abbas Abdulahi Machika has insisted that suspected hoodlums, Thursday morning attacked an Abuja bound train with projectiles, shattering one of the windows [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say
NRC MD reacts to alleged attack on train

NRC MD reacts to alleged attack on train

Kindly Share This Story: Managing Director/CEO of the Nigerian Railways Corporation (NRC), Engr Fidet Okhiria, has refuted reports that gunmen attacked a moving train along Kaduna-Abuja Thursday morning. Mr. Okhiria said no attack happened on its train and that none [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

EFCC gets court order to detain Sen Shehu Sani for 14 days

Kindly Share This Story: ASD boss debunks claims of Senator Also accuses Shehu Sani of name dropping CJN Complainant confronts Shehu Sani over allegations Shehu Sani The EFCC has obtained court order to detain embattled Sen Shehu Sani for 14 [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Castro quits US presidential race

Kindly Share This Story: Castro A former San Antonio mayor, Julian Castro, on Thursday ended his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination. The sole Latino in the race, Castro, 45, was a youthful presence in a contest led by a [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Onana: I’ve not been signed because of my skin colour

Kindly Share This Story: By Tony Ubani Ajax goalkeeper Andre Onana claims Europe’s top clubs haven’t signed him yet because of the colour of his skin, according to Marca. He says he spoke to a club following his appearance Europa [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

NANS begs state governors to pay minimum wage

Kindly Share This Story: The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has appealed to state governors to pay the agreed minimum wage to avert unrest in the nation’s tertiary institutions. Mr Adeyemi Azeez, National Public Relations Officer of the association, [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Exclusive: Reps oil theft report indicts Service Chiefs, NNPC, OICs

Kindly Share This Story: *House to approve PIB in February House of Representatives By Tordue Salem – Abuja A House of Representatives Ad hoc Committee report has implicated the country’s service Chiefs, in the continuing theft of crude oil in [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

AI beats human breast cancer diagnosis

Kindly Share This Story: A computer programme can identify breast cancer from routine scans with greater accuracy than human experts, researchers said in what they hoped could prove a breakthrough in the fight against the global killer. Breast cancer is [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Taiwan army chief dead in helicopter crash

Kindly Share This Story: Shen Yi-ming, Taiwan’s top military chief, was killed in a helicopter crash. PHOTO: AFP Taiwan’s top military officer was killed in a helicopter crash on Thursday, the defence ministry said, just days before the island goes [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Premier League: Liverpool v Sheffield United (Team news)

Kindly Share This Story: Liverpool are set to select from the same squad that faced Wolverhampton Wanderers when Sheffield United visit Anfield for the first game of 2020 on Thursday night. Jürgen Klopp confirmed during his pre-match press conference the [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Troops kill several Boko Haram fighters, rescue 165 hostages in Borno

Kindly Share This Story: Troops The Nigerian Army said on Thursday that its troops have killed several Boko Haram/Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP) terrorists in Borno State. The troops also rescued 165 women and children from the terrorists’ [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

New Year: President Buhari’ll lead from the front

Kindly Share This Story: President Muhammadu Buhari By Olisa Agbakoba This year, 2020, will be a very crucial one to watch as the economic advisory team deepen work on transforming Nigeria’s huge needs for money infrastructure, schools, hospitals and lay [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Constituent project monitoring team

Kindly Share This Story: President Muhammadu Buhari IT is gladdening to know that the Federal Government has decided to monitor and verify constituency projects before paying contractors. It is shocking that such a mechanism was not put in place in [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

INSECURITY: Terrorism recognizes no religion – Adeyemi

Kindly Share This Story: CAN is simply speaking out of its sphere of responsibilityWe intend to bring strong Christian values at the Apostolic fire conference2019 a year of more controversies amplified by people By Olayinka Ajayi •Pastor Adeyemi Pastor Seyi [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Udom: Driving unity in A’Ibom with Completion Agenda

Kindly Share This Story: By Chris Umoette Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has, since settling into office for a second term, embarked on the process of healing wounds and uniting a state that was considerably fractured in the [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Kubica joins F1 team Alfa Romeo as reserve driver

Kindly Share This Story: Kubica Experienced Pole Robert Kubica will be a reserve driver for Alfa Romeo in the 2020 season, the team announced on Wednesday. Kubica, 35, made his return to Formula One with Williams last season following a [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Iran summons envoy over US ‘warmongering’

Kindly Share This Story: Iranian President, Hassan Rouhani Tehran summoned an official from the Swiss embassy, which represents US interests in Iran, to complain about American “warmongering” in neighbouring Iraq, the foreign ministry said on Wednesday. “The Swiss charge d’affaires [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Mexico prison riot leaves 16 people dead

Kindly Share This Story: PHOTO: Reuters At least 16 inmates were killed and five wounded in clashes at a prison in central Mexico, security officials said on Wednesday. Police reinforcements who entered the prison in Zacatecas after the riot erupted [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Police burst burglary syndicate, nab 2 suspects in Aba

By Ugochukwu Alaribe – Umuahia A burglary syndicate alleged to be behind the breaking of warehouses, stores and supermarkets in Aba, Abia State, was nabbed by the Police in the city. Vanguard gathered that a team of crack detectives led [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say

Moyes makes flying start as West Ham crush Bournemouth 4-0

Kindly Share This Story: West Ham new manager, David Moyes David Moyes made a perfect start to his second spell in charge of West Ham on Wednesday with a 4-0 home win over Bournemouth in the English Premier League (EPL). [...]

January 2, 2020 What the papers say