Step down, Sports minister tells NFF President

Nigeria’s Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has directed the President of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Amaju Pinnick, to step down. The Ministry says that the NFF, as an agency under it, should comply with the judgment of the Supreme Court delivered on April 27, which upheld a High Court decision setting aside his election into the Executive Committee ...

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Court frees alleged masterminds of Zimbabwe rally blast

Two suspects alleged to be the masterminds of the blast at a Zimbabwe rally on June 24th has been released. Douglas Musekiwa and John Zulu‚ who appeared before a Bulawayo magistrate court on Saturday facing terrorism charges were released as the State has failed to prove its case. The blast which claimed 2 lives and injured about 50 persons occurred at ...

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Mansion where Pablo Escobar stashed cocaine and cash in secret compartments lies in ruin 25 years after it was blown up in botched assassination bid… and is now a paintball venue

  These pictures reveal the crumbling mansion of the wealthiest criminal in history – Pablo Escobar – that is now being used as a paintball venue. The King of Cocaine bought his 20-acre estate in Guatapé, Colombia, after his daughter Manuela was born in 1984, and he named it in her honour. It was built with double-layered walls for hiding ...

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Nigerian lady, Mgbeke celebrates after a bountiful harvest; shows off large quantities of Cucumbers in her farm

A Nigerian Cucumber farmer, Mgbeke is over the moon after a bountiful harvest. Taking to Facebook, she posted photos of the the Cucumbers she harvested from her farm in Anambra State. “And I still confess that my God is still extraordinarily awesome, faithful and dependable. Harvest Time still thriving… 3rd  mode….same spot….Anambra Ohh!! Can this love for Farm Fresh ever ...

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Nigeria’s Fulani say they are being vilified for violence

At the small mosque in Luggere, nestled in an ethnic Fulani village surrounded by rolling green hills, an unusually large crowd has gathered for Friday prayers. Luggere’s population has doubled in recent days to accommodate people who fled two neighbouring villages that were attacked by armed men early last week. The attacks on the Fulani appeared to be reprisals for ...

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Police rescue kidnapped Mikel Obi’s father

Recall that the father to the Super Eagles Captain, John Mikel Obi’s father, Pa Michael Obi and his driver, Ishaya John, were on Friday, 29th June, kidnapped by unknown Gunmen. However, The Enugu State Police Command on Monday July 2nd rescued the kidnapped father of Super Eagles captain. Spokesperson for the State Police Command, who confirmed the development in a statement, Ebere ...

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Nigerian reality show, Khloe, who was mocked by trolls shortly after Cee-C had a date with Leo over the weekend, has issued a blunt statement addressing the controversy. Khloe who warned trolls to watch what they say to her or about her before they call a war, stated that she is that kind of woman who can take anybody’s man ...

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Handwritten notes indicate deaths of 11 family members found dead at home linked to ‘mystical practices’, say Delhi police

Handwritten notes found at the house in north Delhi’s Burari where 11 of a family were found dead, indicate observance of spiritual or mystical practices by the family, police said on Sunday. Ten people were found hanging — blindfolded, gagged and hands tied — on the first floor of the house whereas the dead body of an old lady was found ...

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Angelina Jolie ‘keen to adopt’ following Brad Pitt split

Angelina Jolie is reportedly looking into adopting another child after her split from Brad Pitt. The Maleficent actress is no stranger to the adoption process, having adopted Maddox, 16, from Cambodia, Pax, 14, from Vietnam, and Zahara, 13, from Ethiopia, as a single parent, before they were officially adopted by her then-partner Brad. Angelina filed for divorce from her Mr. ...

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10 killed in fresh attacks in Plateau

Barely a week after over 100 persons were gruesomely murdered by suspected herdsmen in Jos, Plateau state, new reports from the state say 10 persons were killed in renewed attacks in Mangu and Barkin Ladi communities in Jos, the state capital over the weekend. According to The Nation, six persons were killed during a shootout in Mangu on Saturday, June 30th while ...

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Lack of public trust, major problem facing the police-Ex IG

A former Inspector General of police, Suleiman Abba has spoken about the current situation of police in Nigeria Abba said one of the major problems of the police is that they lack trust of the public. He noted that they need to work together with the public in fighting the common enemy, which is crime in the country. The former ...

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Pipeline explosion rocks Ilara community in Ogun State

A massive explosion rocked Ilara area near Ogijo in Ogun State after a vandalised pipeline exploded. The explosion occured at about 10pm on Sunday and fire was still raging as at 3am on Monday. According to reports, the pipeline was vandalised sometime last week and the valve was left open with fuel gushing out unhindered. Sources claimed the community did ...

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Uganda’s electricity governance ranked the best in Africa

Kampala- Uganda has Africa’s best electricity regulatory system, according to the African Development Bank (AfDB’s) 2018 Electricity Regulatory Index (ERI) report. Second is Namibia, tailed by Tanzania, Nigeria, Ghana, Malawi, Kenya, Cameroon, South Africa, Togo, Senegal, Côte I’voire, Lesotho, Zimbabwe and the Gambia respectively. “The implication of this result is that the impact of the regulator’s actions and decisions for ...

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10 soldiers killed, 4 missing in Boko Haram attack in Niger

Ten soldiers were killed and four were missing Sunday after an attack blamed on the jihadist group Boko Haram on a military position in southeast Niger, near the border with Nigeria, the defence ministry said. “We have a provisional toll of 10 dead, four missing and three wounded,” defence ministry spokesperson Abdoul-Aziz Toure told AFP, nearly a month after the ...

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Ugandan Women Fight Lazy Husbands With $6 ‘Sex Tax’

Schoolteacher Annet Nanozi was mad at her husband. A vehicle mechanic, he was refusing to help raise their four children. She realized he was instead spending his paycheck on alcohol and his time sleeping with barmaids. The 34-year-old decided to teach her husband a lesson. Now, when he comes home and wants sex, he needs to pay her first. It’s ...

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