Iran’s late president Raisi to be buried in home city of Mashhad

Iranian president, Ebrahim Raisi, who died in a helicopter crash at the weekend, is to be buried in his home city of Mashhad on...

UK general election holds July 4

A United Kingdom general election is to be held on July 4, British media reported on Wednesday quoting sources, as Prime Minister Rishi Sunak...

Gaza: Israeli govt recalls ambassador to Spain

The Israeli government has ordered the recall of the country’s ambassador to Spain. According to CNN, Foreign Minister, Israel Katz, also summoned the ambassadors of...

Gaza: It’s not ‘right time’ to recognize Palestinian statehood – France

France has said now is not the “right time” for it to join its European Union neighbors, Ireland and Spain, in recognizing Palestinian statehood. The...

Spain, Norway, Ireland announce plan to recognize Palestinian state

Spain, Norway and Ireland have announced plans to formally recognize a Palestinian state, CNN reports. According to the report, Irish Foreign Minister Micheál Martin said...

Norway, Ireland, Spain promise to recognise Palestinian state

Norway, Ireland and Spain announced on Wednesday that they will recognise a Palestinian state, prompting Israel to immediately recall its envoys. Ireland’s leader said his...

London woman mauled to death by her extra-large bull dogs

A woman in London has been mauled to death by her two registered extra-large bully dogs in the latest tragedy involving the banned breed,...

One dead, many injured as deadly turbulence hit Singapore-bound plane

One person died and multiple people were injured on a Singapore Airlines flight that experienced “severe turbulence” while heading from London to Singapore before...

Mourners begin days of funerals for Iran’s president

On Tuesday, mourners dressed in black started to gather for a series of funerals and processions in honor of Iran’s late President Ebrahim Raisi, foreign...

War: ICC seeks arrest of Israeli PM, Benjamin Netanyahu, Hamas leaders

The Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, ICC, Karim Khan, has applied for arrest warrants for Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu and his...

APC ‘sweating, politicking’ over Atiku, Peter Obi’s meeting – Ex-PDP spokesman

A former spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan, has accused the All Progressives Congress, APC, of “sweating” over the recent meeting...

Edo Assembly approves N409.2 billion supplementary budget for Obaseki

Barely five months after assenting to the 2024 appropriation bill by the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, the State House of Assembly has shored...

Police probe viral video of officer strangling Uber driver while on motion

The Nigeria Police Force’s Public Relations Officer, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, has called for an investigation into a viral video showing a police officer strangling an...

APC holds one million man match for Tinubu in Rivers

Members of the Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress are on a one million-man match for President Bola Tinubu. The rally led by...

2027: Proposed merger a waste of time – Ex-APGA presidential aspirant, Okoye

A one-time presidential aspirant under the platform of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, George Okoye, has said that the proposed merger among some...

Edo guber: Labour Party inaugurates governorship campaign council

Ahead of the September 21 governorship election in Edo State, the Labour Party on Wednesday formally inaugurated its governorship campaign council with a mandate...

2027: I’ll keep contesting for presidency – Atiku vows

The 2023 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has vowed to keep contesting as long as he’s healthy. Atiku spoke during an interview...

PDP constitutes 152-member National Campaign Council for Edo election

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has constituted a 152-member national campaign council for the September 16 Edo governorship elections. This was contained in a statement...

Health minister cautions Nigerians against excess salt consumption

Prof. Ali Pate, the Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare, has cautioned Nigerians against excess salt and sodium intake, saying it could cause...

Police officer shot dead in Plateau market

A police officer attached to the enforcement team of the Jos Metropolitan Development Board has reportedly died after he was shot in Jos market. It...

Oyebanji approves 50% subsidy on improved oil palm, cocoa, cashew seedlings for Ekiti farmers

Governor Biodun Abayomi Oyebanji of Ekiti State has approved a 50 per cent subsidy on oil palm, cocoa and cashew seedlings to be distributed...

Court frees monarch, 42 others over Rivers DPO’s murder

A High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has discharged and acquitted a traditional ruler, Kelvin Anugwo, and 42 others standing trial for the murder...

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