October 1 sit-at-home: IPOB dares Nigerian govt, security agencies

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has restated the sit-at-home order it declared for October 1st. Its spokesman, Emma Powerful, in a statement, on Wednesday, warned the federal government and security agencies to steer clear. He declared that nobody could reverse the call on Igbo people to remain indoors. “Nigeria Police and those claiming to […]

Suspected Cultists Kill Girl, Remove Vital Organs In Delta

The lady was murdered and dumped on the premises of a primary School by the hoodlums. Residents of Umusume community, Obiaruku, in the Ukwuani Local Government Area of Delta State yesterday were in shock as they discovered the lifeless body of a young lady. The lady, identified as Miss Anwuli Agu, in her 20s was […]

BREAKING: Photo Of Laycon Receiving N30m Today For Winning BBNaija Season 5

Reality star, Laycon has finally received his prize money, SUV car and other things that came with his win. Winner of the Big Brother Season 5 Lockdown edition, Olamilekan Agbeleshe aka Laycon couldn’t hide his delight as he received N30 million for winning the show and other things that came with it. Speaking during the […]

By-election: Lagos PDP Must Retire Bode George To Win – Fayose

Fayose emphasised that Bode George should be a support stand for the younger ones in the party instead of dragging positions with them. Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has advised the Peoples Democratic Party in Lagos State to send the former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Bode George, on […]

Photos: Yobe Gov, Buni visits Zulum over Boko Haram’s attack

Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni has led a delegation to visit Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Zulum over his attack by Boko Haram recently. Zulum, who was on his was from Baga to Maiduguri was attacked by Boko Haram terrorists, but he was taken to safety by soldiers who engaged the insurgents in gun-battle. […]

Photo News: Obaseki leads PDP governors to Oba Ewuare ll

Governor Godwin Obaseki on Tuesday led four other PDP governors on a thank you visit to the Benin Monarch, His Royal Majesty Omo N’ Oba N’ Edo, Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II. In his entourage were Nyesom Wike of Rivers, Seyi Makinde, Oyo, Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto and Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa. Chieftains of the party […]

Presidential debate: Who won the Trump-Biden clash?

Americans have continued to make comments on the winner of the first Presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden. The debate was the political equivalent of a food fight. Many commentators described it as chaotic and messy but to be fair, Joe Biden emerged the least covered in slop. By CBS News’s count, Trump […]

Belgium’s new PM: Who is Alexander De Croo?

After a wait of 493 days since the last federal election, Belgium has a new prime minister: Alexander De Croo. De Croo is 44 years old, but it could be said he has been in politics all his life. His father is Herman De Croo, a lifelong politician who held numerous ministerial posts, sat as […]

Alexander De Croo is Belgium’s new prime minister

Alexander De Croo, incumbent finance minister and member of the Flemish liberal party Open Vld, is Belgium’s new prime minister. De Croo is set to lead the country’s 7-party Vivaldi coalition of Flemish and Francophone socialists, liberals and greens (spa and PS; MR and Open Vld; Ecolo and Groen) and Flemish Christian democrats (CD&V). The […]

More than 10,000 coronavirus deaths recorded in Belgium

An average of 1,550.6 people per day tested positive for the new coronavirus (Covid-19) in Belgium during the past week, according to the latest figures by Sciensano on Wednesday. Over the 7-day period from 20 to 26 September, this is still a 9% increase compared to a week earlier, but the rise is slowing down […]

Belgium unveils 145 million new face masks

Federal ministers Maggie De Block and Philippe De Backer visited on Tuesday one of the locations where medical equipment for protection against the coronavirus pandemic will be stored. There are 118 million surgical masks and 27 million FFP2 and KN-95 masks stored in Hoogstraten (in the province of Antwerp). The latter two types of masks […]

Face masks will remain mandatory in these Brussels’ streets

The City of Brussels has released a map showing the streets where a face mask will remain mandatory from Thursday 1 October, when the new measures go into force. As the general obligation to wear a face mask in the Brussels-Capital Region will be lifted on Thursday, the city released a map showing the areas […]

Belgium’s rapid coronavirus infection rate grinds to a halt

An average of 1,540.7 people per day tested positive for the new coronavirus (Covid-19) in Belgium during the past week, according to the latest figures by Sciensano on Tuesday. Over the 7-day period from 19 to 25 September, this is still an 11% increase compared to a week earlier, but the third consecutive decrease of […]

Number of new Covid-19 infections in Brussels stabilises

The number of new Covid-19 infections in Brussels Region is stagnating, according to provisional data from the Sciensano public health institute updated on Tuesday morning. The Region currently counts 17,099 confirmed cases, out of a total 115,353 in Belgium. An average of 309 new infections per day were recorded in Brussels between 19 and 25 […]

15-Year-Old Girl Flees From Parent In Plateau To Ekiti To Escape Child Marriage

A teenage girl has reportedly fled from her parent in Plateau State to break free from early age marriage allegedly organised by her father. The 15-year-girl fled from her home town to Ekiti State on Thursday, 17 September 2020. According to a statement made available to newsmen on Monday, September 28, by the Publicity Secretary […]

We Found N2.67bn Meant For School Feeding Programme In Private Accounts – ICPC

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission ICPC has noted that up to N2.67 billion meant for school feeding has been uncovered, during the COVID-19 lockdown in personal bank accounts. This was disclosed yesterday by the Chairman of ICPC, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, while delivering a keynote address at the second National Summit on […]

Sadiya Farouq Releases Statement On Diverting School Feeding Funds

Hajia Sadiya Farouq, the Minister for Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development, has distanced herself from reports linking her to the diversion of school feeding funds to private accounts. The Minister in a statement on Monday by her media aide, Nneka Ikem Anibeze, explained that the report by Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, Chairman of the […]