Ondo monarch, Owa-Ale of Ikare dies at 85

A popular monarch in Ondo State, the Owa-Ale of Ikare in Akoko Northeast local government area of Ondo State, Oba Samuel Kolapo Adegbite-Adedoyin has joined his ancestors at the age of 85. The monarch passed on early today at his palace located at Okorun area of Ikare after reigning for 48years. The palace is yet […]

France’s Charlie Hebdo to republish Mohammed cartoons at start of terror trial

French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, the target of a massacre by Islamist gunmen in 2015, said Tuesday it was republishing hugely controversial cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed to mark the start of the trial this week of alleged accomplices in the attack. “We will never lie down. We will never give up,” its director Laurent […]

Almost 15% of people on Brussels public transport wears mask incorrectly

A new study of Brussels public transport has shown a high number of passengers do not properly wear their masks during their journey, prompting concerns from fellow passengers. About 14% of passengers on public transport in Brussels do not wear their mask correctly, according to a test by news outlet Bruzz, which took tram line […]

Belarus protests: dozens of people gather at Belarusian embassy in Brussels

Up to 100 people gathered on Monday evening around 8:00 PM in front of the Belarusian Embassy in Brussels in solidarity with repressed Belarusians protesting against the re-election of President Alexander Lukashenko. According to official results, Lukashenko won the elections on 9 August with 80% of the votes. In the weeks following the election, demonstrations […]

Latest coronavirus measures: what changes from today?

Belgium’s National Security Council announced the latest measures to stop the further spread of the coronavirus almost two weeks ago, but most of them only go into force from today. The restart of the school year generally goes hand in hand with many other changes and updated policies across the country. This year, however, sees […]

Belgian daily average hits 431 new coronavirus cases as schools reopen

An average of 431 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 the day the new school year starts. The trend of new infections per day decreased by 12%, over the 7-day period from 22 to 28 August. The […]

UNILORIN student to clear kilometers of drainage for romance scam

Justice Sikiru Oyinloye of the Kwara State High Court, sitting in Ilorin has convicted and sentenced one Akinsanya Olamide Ridwan. The 400-level student of the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) was sentenced to three months community service for committing romance scam. He was sentenced on Monday after his arraignment on one one-count charge, bordering on internet […]

Catholic priest slumps, dies while preaching during Sunday mass [VIDEO]

A Catholic Priest, Rev. Fr. Jude, slumped and died on the altar during a Sunday mass in Deido, Cameroon. The priest, who is also a Spiritual Director of Catholic Men Association (CMA) in Deido, was seen in a viral video preaching the Homily while wearing a face mask before he paused for a moment and […]

PHOTOS: 8 Cars Recovered As EFCC Arrests 14 Suspected Fraudsters In Anambra

14 suspected internet fraudsters have been arrested by operatives of Enugu State zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Awka, Anambra State. The suspects who are between the ages of 21 – 28 years were nabbed at Okpuno Awka, Agu Awka and Ngozika Estate on Monday August 31. Three Mercedes Benz […]

2023 Presidency: Zoning Strange To APC Constitution, Says Sen. Kalu (PHOTOS)

The Chief Whip of the Senate, Orji Kalu, has said contest for office of the President is for any qualified candidate. He, therefore, faulted the zoning of the presidency ahead of the 2023 general elections. According to the former Abia governor, the number one office in the land is an open basket for intending contestants, […]