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Akwa United center-back Nwaeze ready to face former club Kwara United

Akwa United defender Christopher Nwaeze is looking forward to facing former club Kwara United. Nwaeze (Kwara United) Nwaeze is already looking forward to pitting his wits against his old side for the first time this Saturday after leaving the club during the mid-season transfer window. “For me, [playing] against Kwara United is going to be really good so I’ll be right up for ...[Read More]

We must push for CHAMPIONS LEAGUE finish – Rangers goalkeeper, Seidu

Rangers International shotstopper Mutawakilu Seidu admits a top four finish is now their priority. Seidu has urged his teammates to build on from their last 1-0 win at home over Dakkada and prepare to mount a heavy push for Champions League qualification spot when they travel to Jos this weekend for Plateau United clash. Their victory over Dakkada over the weekend took them to third on t...[Read More]

“They made away with our 600k” – Man recalls how he and his friend were allegedly robbed at gunpoint by robbery suspect arrested in Bayelsa

Facebook user, Ebi Willaims Sinte has narrated how he and his friend were allegedly robbed at gun point by one of the suspected armed robbers arrested in Bayelsa. The suspects, Zion Kientei and Solomon Deizigha, were nabbed inside a tricycle during a Stop and Search Operations at the Isaac Boro Express Way, Yenagoa. “The guy on T shirt and his gang robbed me and my friend on gun po...[Read More]

Girl,15, impregnated by her 15-year-old boyfriend

The Chairperson of the International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA), Rivers State chapter, Adata Bio-Briggs has disclosed that a 15-year-old girl is pregnant for her 15-year-old boyfriend. The lawyer revealed this on Wednesday May 26, when she decried high rise in teenage pregnancies and sexual activities among minors. She wrote; “On Monday, a girl of 15years called me and said...[Read More]

North Korea fires missiles hours after Joe Biden leaves South Korea

North Korea fired three ballistic missiles early on Wednesday morning, May 25, just hours after US president, Joe Biden left South Korea, South Korea’s military has said. The launches came hours after US President Joe Biden departed for the US on Tuesday evening, May 24 after a five-day trip that saw him visiting South Korea and Japan. US and South Korean officials had earlier warn...[Read More]

Satan is on the prowl to cause mayhem in Nigeria – Ohanaeze Ndigbo condemns Anambra killings, demands arrest of perpetrators

Worried by the incessant killings in several parts of the South East, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, a socio-cultural group of the Igbos, has said that ”Satan is on the prowl” to cause mayhem in the country. While reacting to the recent killing in Anambra state, the group in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Dr Alex Ogbonnia, said the group said the Igbo were at loss over the ugly de...[Read More]

FBI stops Iraqi citizen’s assassination plot against former US President George W. Bush

The FBI has halted a plot by an Iraqi citizen to assassinate former US president, George W. Bush. Shihab Ahmed Shihab Shihab, who lived in Columbus, Ohio, has been charged with aiding and abetting the attempted murder of a former United States official, as well as an alleged attempt to illegally bring foreign nationals to the United States, according to the Justice Department Court docum...[Read More]

Ukrainian boxing champion, Oleg Prudky dies on the frontline defending his country against invading Russian forces

Two-time Ukrainian amateur boxing champion, Oleg Prudky has died at age 30 while defending his country in their war with Russia. The boxer was among four members of the Cherkasy Police special forces who died in an attack on Sunday May 22,after their city base was attacked. The Ukrainian Boxing Federation said: “We are sad to announce that the master of sports of international boxing cla...[Read More]

I’m now left with nobody. They have wiped out my entire family – Husband of woman killed with four children in Anambra speaks

Jubril Ahmed, the husband of the pregnant woman killed along with her four children by unknown gunmen in Anambra state over the weekend, has said that he is devastated by the unfortunate incident. Jubril who works as a security guard in Anambra State told Daily Trust that his wife was nine months pregnant and the family was expecting a new baby within the week when they were killed. “The...[Read More]

Texas school shooter, Salvador Ramos was bullied at school because of the clothes he wore and because his family was poor, former classmate says

A former classmate of the Texas school shooter has disclosed that Salvador Ramos was bullied at school over his clothing and because his family was poor. The former classmate, who asked not to be identified, told CNN he and Ramos, 18, were somewhat ‘close’ and used to play Xbox together. He said Ramos began showing up to class less and less as other kids bullied him about his...[Read More]

Governor Soludo condemns murder of pregnant woman and her four children in Anambra

The Anambra State Governor, Charles Soludo, has condemned the reported killing of a pregnant woman and her children by some yet-to-be-identified gunmen. The victims, Harira Jubril and her children were returning to their home when gunmen ambushed them in a community in Orumba North Local Government Area of the state. The governor, in a statement by his spokesperson, Christian Aburime, de...[Read More]

CBS pulls ‘FBI’ season finale after Texas elementary school shooting

CBS has pulled the season finale of “FBI” after a deadly elementary school shooting in Texas. It was reported that a gunman killed at least 18 students and three adults at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas. The network said on Tuesday May 24, that it will not air the show’s season four finale titled “Prodigal Son” because the characters work to prevent a school shooting. The ...[Read More]