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50 Nigerian Journalists Cover 2019 Hajj

50 Nigerian Journalists Cover 2019 Hajj

Religion August 15, 2019 at 10:43 am 0 comments

No fewer than 50 Nigerian journalists were accredited to cover the 2019 hajj operations, according to sources from the Command and Control Centre of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Wednesday in Makkah.
The Management of the commission, during one of the public functions with journalists, commended the

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Pedro backs Nigerian descent to come good at Chelsea

Pedro backs Nigerian descent to come good at Chelsea

Sport August 15, 2019 at 8:47 am 0 comments

Pedro Rodriguez has backed Nigerian descent Tammy Abraham to come good to at Chelsea ahead of UEFA Super Cup match against Liverpool in Istanbul on Wednesday night.
The 21-year-old striker who had an outstanding loan spell at Aston Villa last season was recalled by Frank Lampard for the first time

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Nigerian-German keeper reacts after 1st Super Eagles call-up

Nigerian-German keeper reacts after 1st Super Eagles call-up

Sport August 14, 2019 at 9:21 pm 0 comments

Nigerian-German goalkeeper Maduka Okoye has reacted after getting first Super Eagles call-up for next month international friendly match against Ukraine.
The 19-year-old Fortuna Düsseldorf II stopper had in the past maintained that he will only consider playing for Nigeria at international level but was forced to miss the Olympic qualifiers

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An Exclusive on the Concerted Efforts Taken For El-Zakzaky’ Medical Trip

An Exclusive on the Concerted Efforts Taken For El-Zakzaky’ Medical Trip

press release August 14, 2019 at 8:59 pm 0 comments

PRESS RELEASE
The Court on 5th August, 2019 granted Sheikh Ibraheem EL-Zakzaky leave to travel to India for medical treatment.  Consequently, the Government and its relevant agencies took steps to comply with the Order.
In line with the Court Order, El-Zakzaky was approved to embark on the trip with State

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Greece Wildfires Leave Blackened Forests in Their Wake

Greece Wildfires Leave Blackened Forests in Their Wake

World News August 14, 2019 at 5:12 pm 0 comments

Fires have been raging through a “unique, untouched pine forest” on the Greek island of Evia as authorities fight to keep the flames under control.
Hundreds of people were evacuated from nearby villages as the fire broke out in the early hours of Tuesday and ravaged through the dense forest.
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epa03175758 Nigerians look on at the damage after a suicide bomber detonated a car bomb in Kaduna, Nigeria 08 April 2012. Reports indicate two car bombs exploded in Kaduna in the north of Nigeria killing at least six and injuring several people. The blasts in a built up area next to a restaurant and church caused extensive damage. Hundreds of lives have been claimed in similar terror attacks in recent months due to religeous conflict.  EPA/STR

Boko Haram: Female Suicide Bomber Kills Six

Terrorism August 14, 2019 at 3:49 pm 0 comments

A suspected Boko Haram female suicide bomber detonated an explosive vest in the early hours of Wednesday, killing at least six people and injuring several others in western Chad, according to a Chadian army officer.
“In the early morning hours, a female kamikaze and member of Boko Haram entered the

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