80-Year-Old Kidnap Victim Regains Freedom In Bayelsa

  The 80-year-old father of the Chairman of Sagbama Local Government Area in Bayelsa State has regained his freedom. Channels Television learned Pa. Napoleon Alale was released in the early hours of Tuesday at Otuokpoti, Ogbia Local Government Area of the state. Confirming the development, the Commissioner of Police in the state, Mike Okolo said … Continue reading 80-Year-Old Kidnap Victim Regains Freedom In Bayelsa

China Loans: Why I Told Reps Not To Probe Too Much – Amaechi

  The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has reacted to the controversy trailing the Federal Government’s planned securement of $500million loan from China. The House of Representatives had raised an alarm over clauses in Article 8 (1) of the Commercial Loan Agreement signed between Nigeria and the Export-Import Bank of China. In the said … Continue reading China Loans: Why I Told Reps Not To Probe Too Much – Amaechi

Man City Sign Valencia Winger, Torres

  Manchester City announced the signing of Valencia winger Ferran Torres on a five-year deal on Tuesday. The 20-year-old has signed a five-year contract, for a reported initial fee of £20.9 million ($27 million). “I am so happy to be joining City,” Torres said in a statement released by the Premier League club. “Every player … Continue reading Man City Sign Valencia Winger, Torres

Onyekuru Resumes Training With Monaco

  After completing half a season on loan at Galatasaray, Super Eagles player, Henry Onyekuru has returned to Monaco, where he has a contract until 2024. The Nigerian International joined Galatasaray on a six-month loan deal in January and featured 10 times, scoring once and making two assists. Onyekuru arrived Monaco from Everton last summer … Continue reading Onyekuru Resumes Training With Monaco

Two Huge Explosions Rock Lebanese Capital, Beirut

  Two enormous explosions rocked the Lebanese capital’s port on Tuesday, killing and wounding dozens of people, shaking buildings and sending huge plumes of smoke billowing into the Beirut sky. Video footage of the second blast showed an enormous orange fireball that dwarfed nearby buildings and sent a devastating tornado-like shockwave ripping through the city. “We heard … Continue reading Two Huge Explosions Rock Lebanese Capital, Beirut

PHOTOS: Buhari Presides Over Security Council Meeting

  Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday presided over the Security Council meeting at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa, Abuja. In attendance are the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, the Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Boss Mustapha, and the National Security Adviser, NSA, Major … Continue reading PHOTOS: Buhari Presides Over Security Council Meeting

Bristow Helicopters Sacks 100 Pilots

  The management of Bristow Helicopters Limited has terminated the appointment of 100 pilots. In a statement issued on Tuesday, the company said the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic necessitated its decision to lay off workers. While describing the sacking as painful, the airline’s management said the move was inevitable in order to ensure the … Continue reading Bristow Helicopters Sacks 100 Pilots

Ondo Assembly Suspends Another Lawmaker

  The Ondo State House of Assembly has suspended another member, Leonard Akinribido, representing Ondo West Constituency 1 in the House. He is the only member of the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) in the House. Akinrobido was suspended over gross misconduct and the use of vulgar words in the hallowed chamber. Three members of the … Continue reading Ondo Assembly Suspends Another Lawmaker

Federal High Court Chief Judge Tests Negative For COVID-19

  The Chief Judge of the Federal High Court of Nigeria, Justice John Tsoho, and members of his immediate family have tested negative to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). This was confirmed in a statement issued on Tuesday by the court’s acting Information Officer, Catherine Nwandu. According to the Nwandu, the results of the two COVID-19 … Continue reading Federal High Court Chief Judge Tests Negative For COVID-19