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BREAKING: Mexico quake kills 49

At least 49 people were killed when a powerful, 7.1-magnitude quake hit Mexico on Tuesday, authorities said. The count was an initial toll, given as emergency crews and hundreds of volunteers were digging through the debris of…


Reps Hold Public Hearing On Environment

As Nigeria contends with increasing cases of environmental challenges, environmentalists and government agencies are urging regulators in the sector to take the issue of enforcement more seriously. This is one of the positions put forward…


Iraq PM rejects any Kurdish independence referendum

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi. – AFP Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Tuesday said he rejected any type of referendum on independence for the northern autonomous region of Iraqi Kurdistan. “The referendum is rejected,…


Oil: Egina to add 200,000bpd to Nigerian production

< p class=”yiv7413832489p2″>Deputy Managing Director of Total, a principal partner of the Egina Project, Mr. Ahmadu Musa-Kida, said when completed by Q4 2018, the Egina Project would produce additional 200,000bpd to Nigeria’s daily crude oil…





Homemade BBQ Ribs Recipe

Have you ever wondered how barbecue houses get their ribs so smoky and full of flavour, but then you struggle at home making ribs the same way? The good thing is you do not need…





Nigeria compares Myanmar crisis to Bosnia and Rwanda

Muhammadu Buhari, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, addresses the United Nations General Assembly September 19, 2017 at the United Nations in New York. / AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY Nigeria’s President Muhammadu…





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IPOB: PDP tells APC blame game won't work

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has advised the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government to look inward in resolving the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) crisis. The party gave the advice in a statement by…



PHOTOS: Aviation workers protest airport concession

Workers of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria on Tuesday morning disrupted activities at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport as they protested the proposed concession of the airport and the Nnamdi Azikwe Airport, Abuja. See…




Russia unveils statue of AK-47 inventor Kalashnikov

Honour guards march during the unveiling ceremony of a statue of Mikhail Kalashnikov, the Russian inventor of the fabled AK-47 assault rifle, in downtown Moscow on September 19, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Maxim ZMEYEV…


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US freezes arms sales to Turkey

The US government has frozen arms sales to the bodyguards unit of Turkish President, Recep Erdogan, amid strained ties between both countries, local media reported on Tuesday. “The move would block a deal by New…



Man Utd Fans Urged To Drop ‘Racist’ Lukaku Chant

Manchester United’s Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku celebrates after scoring their third goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Everton at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on September 17,…