Following President Muhammadu Buhari’s statement that anybody caught trying to a snatch ballot box during the 2019 presidential election slated for 18th February be shot at sight, Nigerians have been on social media reacting. He made this declaration during the All Progressive Congress (APC) emergency (Caucus) meeting which took place at the party’s national secretariat, […]
There is a heavy presence of security personnel in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, as President Muhammadu Buhari is billed to hit the southwestern state today for a campaign rally. Abeokuta’s MKO Abiola International Stadium, the venue of the campaign, is being manned by security personnel, comprising military, police, DSS and NSCDC officials, scrutinising people […]
Overview of Shatta Wale ft. Damage Musiq – Heavy Load Ghanaian dancehall act Shatta Wale releases another brand new single, continuing the year with his usual style of a constant stream of releases. This one is an afro-dancehall tune titled “Heavy Load”. “Heavy Load” is a collaboration with producer Damage Musiq, where the singer […]
Nigerian Nobel Prize winner in Literature,Akinwande Oluwole Babatunde Soyinka, simply known as Wole Soyinka has reacted to happenings around Nigeria with the 2019 general election just 10 days from now. The Professor took he swipe at President Muhammadu Buuhari in what he classified as ”hands-off approach” towards the gruesome killings by herdsmen in some parts of […]
Manchester United striker, Romelu Lukaku, has come under intense backlash following the injury he picked up while in action for the Red Devils during their domestic league clash with Southampton at St Mary stadium this evening. The Big Belgian who ended his run of 12 games without finding the back of the net for Manchester […]
A video has shown the moment two Nigerian men were caught on camera exchanging heavy blows while arguing about President Muhamamdu Buhari. The two unidentified men who are obviously from the northern part of Nigeria were speaking about the president in Hausa language when the fight broke out between them publicly. The young men were […]
Netherlands added to Germany World cup woes by thrashing them 3-0 in the UEFA Nations League second group match of the campaign at Amsterdam, Holland. They also failed to score a single goal in the match and have now gone three matches without scoring which underlines how much they are missing creativity in their squad. […]
Sri Lanka’s Disaster Management Center (DMC) on Thursday said 12 people had been killed and over 69,000 affected from the heavy winds and rains which lashed out across the island recently.
No less than 5,000 people have been reportedly rendered homeless, with while hundreds of hectares of farmland and properties worth millions of Naira destroyed in Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State, following the flood that submerged several communities in the council area. According to SaharaReporters, the affected communities include: Akemu and Asarueha camps, […]
LEADERSHIP Some voters in Osogbo participating in the Osun governorship re-run election refused to quit the queue on Thursday morning in spite of a heavy downpour. The voters were on the queue at Polling Unit 17, Ward 5, Adewale Street, Alekuwodo in the capital of the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that […]
There was heavy presence of military personnel who were deployed to Osun state to provide security during Thursday’s rerun election in seven polling units. Continue reading Heavy military presence in Osun state over re-run at Vanguard News.
MANILA, Philippines — A powerful typhoon slammed the northern Philippines early Saturday, bringing high winds and torrential rains and evoking memories of Typhoon Haiyan, which ravaged the center of the country in 2013 and killed more than 6,000 people. Flooding, torn roofs and power outages were reported as Typhoon Mangkhut, which had been the equivalent […]