Court dissolves marriage over husband’s inability to feed wife

      A Grade I Area Court in Kubwa, Abuja, has dissolved a four-year-old marriage between one Rabi Mohammed and her husband, Atiku Adamu over his inability to feed her.   The judge, Malam Muhammad Adamu, dissolved the...

Fact-check: Ghanaian President didn’t ask Tinubu to give Peter Obi a chance

        By Ibukun Emiola CLAIM: A tweet @NAAkufoAddo claiming that the Ghanaian President asked Asiwaju Bola Tinubu to give Peter Obi  a chance The message that circulated on twitter handle @NAAkufoAddo on Aug. 9, 2022 claimed that...

Heavy rains leave 50 dead, others homeless in Jigawa

The Jigawa State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) said that 50 people, including a newborn, were killed in building collapse due to heavy downpours in different parts of the state. The tragedy occurred across the state...
Mother of three children, who died during the fire that broke out in the Abu Sifin church, reacts before their and other victims' funeral inside the Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary at Warraq Al Arab district in Giza Governorate, Egypt, August 14, 2022. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

Fire kills 41 children, others in Egyptian church

CAIRO, (Reuters) - An electrical fire swept through an Egyptian Coptic Christian church during Mass on Sunday, causing a stampede and killing at least 41 people, most of them children and many suffering from...
Guests arrive for at the Steve Jobs Theater for an Apple event at their headquarters in Cupertino, California, U.S. September 10, 2019. REUTERS/Stephen Lam/File Photo

India’s segregation system unsettles California’s Tech giants

By Paresh Dave OAKLAND, Calif, Aug 15 (Reuters) - America's tech giants are taking a modern-day crash course in India's ancient caste system, with Apple (AAPL.O) emerging as an early leader in policies to rid Silicon Valley of...

Group worries over poor performance of Katsina State students at WAEC

By Abbas Bamalli An education pressure group, High Level Women Advocates (HILWA) on Sunday expressed concern about the low performance of Katsina State students at the 2022 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). An official...
Ata Igala, His Royal Majesty, Alhaji Mathew Opaluwa-Akpa

Ata Igala warns against conferment of titles on questionable characters

By Thompson Yamput Ata Igala, His Royal Majesty, Alhaji Mathew Opaluwa-Akpa, has warned traditional rulers of Igala extraction against conferring traditional titles on people of questionable characters. He handed down the warning on Sunday at Idah,...

APC heading for landslide victory in 2023, says Abia State Guber Candidate

By Leonard Okachie The All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship Candidate in Abia State, Chief Ikechi Emenike, has said that the party is heading for landslide victory at all levels in the 2023 general elections. Emenike said...
A cross section of some of the participants at the West Senatorial District 2023 Elections Dialogue Programme on Sunday in Lagos

2023 Elections: Group charges politicians on issue-based campaigns

By Kazeem Akande A group, Campaign For Transformative Governance (CFTG), has charged  politicians jostling for political positions to ensure their campaigns focus on how to provide solutions to developmental issues. The group, a combination of civil society...

NAF eliminates terrorists leader, Shanono in Kaduna

      The Nigeria Air Force (NAF) has eliminated a terrorists leader, Alhaji Shanono, and 18 of his foot soldiers in Kaduna State. The Director, Public Relations and Information, NAF Headquarters,, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet, made this...