World Cup 2018: Duke Udi predicts Super Eagles win against Croatia

Osun United Football Club coach, Duke Udi, has predicted a 1-0 win for the Suoer Eagles against the Croatian team in the opening match on Saturday at the World Cup in Russia. Udi admitted that the...

Zambian varsity debunks ‘witchcraft’ course

The University of Zambia on Wednesday dissociated itself from the news of a UNESCO-funded-course on witchcraft allegedly starting at the university soon. In a press statement made available to Lusaka Times that published the original story, the Uiversity’s Public...

Jonathan’s Aide Says; Buhari Suffering from Inferiority Complex

Former President Goodluck Jonathan’s Special Assistant on New Media, Reno Omokri, Monday came down hard on President Muhammadu Buhari, describing him as a leader suffering from “a chronic case of inferiority complex”. Omokri, who was reacting...

Group tells Soyinka, Falana; “Don’t trust Buhari”

A group, Coalition in Defence of Nigerian Democracy and Constitution, says the declaration of June 12 as Democracy Day by President Muhammadu Buhari is a Greek gift. It, therefore, called on Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka;...

IGP wants court to quash Senate’s indicting resolution

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris, wants Federal High Court in Abuja to quash the Senate’s May 9, 2018, declaring him an enemy of democracy and unfit to hold public office within and outside...

Microsoft expands programme for women returning to work

Microsoft is expanding a programme designed to increase its hiring of women seeking to rejoin the workforce. This move follows a rash of complaints about sexual harassment and gender discrimination at the world’s largest software company. Such...

MURIC wants Falz to remove “This is Nigeria” video or face Legal Action

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has asked that Falz remove his video for “This is Nigeria” within 7 days or face legal action. According to The Cable, the request was made in a statement made by the group’s director, Ishaq Akintola. The video, upon its...

Three confirmed cholera cases, 87 suspected in Plateau

The Plateau Commissioner for Health, Mr. Kunden Deyin, on Monday said that three persons had been confirmed to have cholera, out of 90 suspected cases in the state. Deyin, who disclosed this to the News Agency of...

Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has urged the people of Ibarapa to rally behind the All Progressives Congress’ candidate for Saturday’s Assembly bye election, Mr. Olukunle Adeyemo, whom he described as the best among...

Suspected Yahoo hacker gets five years in prison

Prison A man accused of taking part in devastating cyber attacks on Yahoo for Russian intelligence agents was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison in a plea bargain with prosecutors. The deal struck by 23-year-old Karim...