Mali Women’s Basketball Players Exchange Blows After Loss (Video)

The fight took place in the postgame media area after the team was defeated 81-68 by Serbia. A video has captured the moment two members of Mali’s basketball team exchanged blows on Monday, September 26, following their latest loss in the women’s World Cup. The fight took place in the postgame media area after the […]

ASUU strike: FG makes U-turn, withdraws orders asking Vice-Chancellors to reopen universities

The Federal Government (FG) on Monday withdrew its earlier directive asking the management of Vice-Chancellors in universities “to ensure that the striking members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) resume and commence lectures immediately.” This was contained in a letter signed by the Director, Finance and Accounts of National Universities Commission (NUC), Mr […]

Photos: Retired soldiers protest in Abuja

Military veterans under the aegis of the Retired Members of Nigerian Armed Forces and the Coalition of Concerned Military Veterans protested the non-payment of their Security Debarment Allowance in Abuja on Monday. The protest took place at the Ministry of Defence located at Ship House on Olusegun Obasanjo Way in the country’s capital city. The […]

Police parade suspected kidnap kingpin, John Lyon in Yenagoa (photos)

The Bayelsa State Police Command on Monday paraded the suspected kidnap kingpin, John Ikechuwkwu Ewa, alias ‘John Lion’. He was paraded alongside three other members of his kidnapping gang at the Police Officers’ Mess in Yenagoa. Ewa was apprehended by a crack team of detectives from the command who tracked him to Abuja. In a […]