Monday, March 25, 2019
By Victor Osehobo, Benin City It took the intervention of the Oba's Palace in Benin City on Monday for angry market women and traders at Uselu market to vacate the busy Benin-Lagos expressway which they had barricaded in protest over...
HORLIVKA, Ukraine (Reuters) - Convoys of buses converged from two sides on the town of Debaltseve in eastern Ukraine on Friday after separatist rebels and government forces appeared to have patched together a truce to allow civilians to be...
The Nigerian Government is to construct over 774 e- Examination Centres for the conduct of Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB). Registrar and Chief Executive of JAMB, Professor 'Dibu Ojerinde, told reporters in Abuja...
OTTAWA (Reuters) - The Supreme Court of Canada overturned a ban on physician-assisted suicide on Friday, unanimously reversing a decision it made in 1993 and putting Canada in the company of a handful of Western countries to make it...
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian military air strikes killed 27 Islamic militants in Northern Sinai early on Friday, in one of the biggest security operations in the region months, security sources said. ...read more Read more here::...
The Nigeria Elections Debate Group (NEDG) says it will continue to engage main opposition party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its flag bearer, General Muhammadu Buhari, on the party's intended boycott of the Vice Presidential and Presidential Election debates...
NewsPlus Publisher and Editor-in-Chief, Tony Ekata, has released his first published book, OLD SCHOOL: Recollections of a 70s Student.   ABOUT THE BOOK In OLD SCHOOL: Recollections of a 70s Student, Tony Ekata deploys his story telling prowess and effortless sense of...
BANGKOK (Reuters) - China and Thailand agreed on Friday to boost military ties over the next five years, from increasing intelligence sharing to fighting transnational crime, as the ruling junta seeks to counterbalance the country's alliance with Washington. ...
My son has just put Matric behind him and I am very happy – perhaps happier than him. For one, the haunting spectre of having to cough up some seven thousand rand (about 500 US dollars) to re-enroll the...
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary must be closed to illegal immigrants and the government should consider drawing up legislation to tighten controls, Antal Rogan, the head of the ruling Fidesz party's parliamentary group, said on Friday. ...read...