The Kano State Government has declared Friday, Sept. 22, as public holiday to mark the new Islamic year. This is contained in a statement signed by the state commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammad Garba and issued to newsmen in Kano on Wednesday. The Islamic New Year, which is first month in the lunar Islamic calendar,
Nigerian superstar, Wizkid seems to be the man with the midas touch, everything he touches seems to be turning to gold. The singer has not only dominated the African music arena, he is conquering new grounds on the international music field. The singer has added a new feat to his already growing record of achievements.
The newly built Atletico Madrid’s Wanda Metropolitano stadium will host the 2019 Champions League final UEFA has confirmed. Built on the site of the former Estadio Olímpico de Madrid in the Spanish capital, the new home of Atlético opened on Saturday with their Liga game against Málaga. Madrid’s Estadio Santiago Bernabéu previously staged the European Cup
president of the Omega Fire Ministries worldwide (OFM) and Firebrand preacher, Apostle Johnson Suleman, has urged Nigerians to pray for the country as politicians prepare toward the next general elections which comes up in the next two years. Apostle Suleman is renowned for his divine-inspired healing power and teaching prowess and he radiates confidence even
Somtochukwu Ibeanusi who was killed by a stray bullet during the demolition of the Eke Ukwu market in Owerri, the capital of Imo state has been buried. The 10-year-old boy buried in the family compound in Anambra State on Wednesday, September 20 amidst tears. It was reported that the boy died after violence escalated between
Jamaica’s Violet Mosse Brown passed away on Friday, September 15. She was named world’s oldest person in April this year. Nicknamed “Aunt V,” Brown was born in Trelawney, Jamaica on March 10, 1900. Andrew Holness, Jamaica’s Prime Minister, announced the sad news on Twitter. She succeeded Italy’s Emma Morano, who was the last person whose
This afternoon at the on-going 72 United Nations General Assembly in New York, President Donald Trump hosted a luncheon for African leaders with Nigeria’s President Buhari in attendance. At the luncheon, Trump discussed the challenges and opportunities facing the nations and he’s also quoted to have said, ‘Africa has tremendous business potential. I have so
The Federal High Court in Abuja today outlawed secessionist group – The Indeginous People of Biafra (IPOB) and its activities. Acting Chief Judge of the Court, Justice Abdu Kafarati heard and granted the ex parte motion filed by the Attorney-General of the Federation, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), in chambers. See the official documents below.
The season 12 winner of America’s Got Talent will be named on Wednesday (8 p.m. ET) on NBC. America’s Got Talent finalist Kechi Okwuchi continues to blow viewers and judges away with her soulful voice this season, but she proved her strength is even more powerful on Tuesday night. With a moving performance of Estelle’s
Yesterday, Nigeria’s President Buhari delivered a speech at the Ongoing UNGA OUR FAITH IN DEMOCRACY REMAINS UNSHAKEN – PRESIDENT BUHARI TELLS THE WORLD President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the international community of Nigeria’s firm and unshaken commitment to democracy in the country and the African continent. Delivering Nigeria’s national statement during the General Debate of