Herbalist And Hospital Attendant Steal Baby’s Placenta In Kwara

A herbalist, identified as Salaudeen Ibrahim and a female hospital attendant, Fatima Suleiman have been arrested for stealing a new born baby’s placenta in Kwara state. According to TheNation, the state Police Commissioner, Kofowora Bolaji, said the attendant sold the babies placenta after the doctor gave it to her. During an interview with newsmen, the […]

At least 10 killed in Mogadishu blasts

At least 10 people were killed Friday in blasts that occurred near a popular hotel and the police headquarters in the Somali capital Mogadishu, police said. Twin car bombs exploded in the capital within moments of each other, followed by gunfire and a third blast a while later, sending thick plumes of black smoke into […]

315 illegal migrants intercepted at Mediterranean sea

The Libyan Coast Guard picked up a total of 315 migrants in the Mediterranean Sea on Wednesday who were trying to reach Europe in three inflatable boats, a spokesman said. Navy spokesman Ayoub Qasim said, the migrants, who included 275 men, 32 women and eight children from different sub-Saharan and Arab countries, were moved to […]

UN: Libya election to take place in early 2019

United Nations Special Envoy to Libya Ghassan Salame has said he expects elections to take place in the war-wracked country in early 2019. The announcement on Thursday is the first official acknowledgement that elections in Libya will be difficult to hold on December 10, as had been agreed by rival leaders at a Paris summit […]

FRSC prosecutes 36 motorists for 110 traffic offences in Anambra

The Anambra Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps says it has within the last few days, arraigned and prosecuted no fewer than 41 motorists at the Special Mobile Court for various traffic offences in the state. The Sector Commander, Sunday Ajayi, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria […]

SIP Fund: PDP’s allegation unacceptable – Group

Following the claim by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that the Social Intervention Programme (SIP) of President Muhammadu Buhari amounted to vote buying, the Good Governance Initiative has said that the party is already suffering from mass rejection which it will experience in the 2019 elections The national president of the group, Itodo Gideon, in […]

South Korea’s Moon Jae-in sacks finance minister, policy chief

South Korean President Moon Jae-in sacked his top two economic officials on Friday, the government said, as the world’s 11th-largest economy struggles with slowing growth, rising unemployment and persistent income gaps. Finance minister Kim Dong-yeon and presidential chief of staff for policy Jang Ha-sung had both been replaced, top Blue House spokesman Yoon Young-chan said […]

Kingsley Moghalu: EU delegation to Nigeria invited me for discussion on 2019 elections

Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, the Presidential Candidate of the Young Progressives Party (YPP), says the European Union (EU) delegation to Nigeria invited him to discuss the 2019 elections. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Moghalu, a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), met with the Head of the European Union […]

Muhammadu Buhari tasks APU to evolve new strategies to tackle terrorism, banditry (PHOTOS)

President Muhammadu Buhari has tasked the African Parliamentary Union (APU) to develop fresh strategies that can assist governments confront the menace of terrorism, armed banditry and other organised crimes. Buhari said this has become necessary in view of acts of terrorism which has continued to beset the member states of the African Union. President Buhari […]