Tuesday, 02 September 2014 08:31
NIGERIAN troops and Boko Haram insurgents have been engaged in fierce fighting in Bama in Borno State over the last 24 hours with conflicting reports coming about who is winning what is an intense battle.
Tuesday, 02 September 2014 08:03
SUPER Eagles winger Osaze Odemwingie may miss the whole of the 2014/15 season after having been ruled out of action for eight months amid fears he has seriously damaged his cruciate knee ligament.
Monday, 01 September 2014 12:33
NIGERIAN mother Catherine Howarth dumbfounded medical personnel at Milton Keynes Hospital in the UK recently when she was handed her newly-delivered baby boy and he came out wholly white.
Monday, 01 September 2014 11:55
POLICE in Lagos are investigating the bizarre death of one of their inspectors who died last week Thursday after a bitter fight with his wife that got so vicious that both of them fell off a second floor balcony.
Monday, 01 September 2014 11:29
OPPOSITION party the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said President Goodluck Jonathan should be held responsible for any further spread of ebola as his government is recklessly flouting its own medical advice by holding political rallies.
Monday, 01 September 2014 10:53
NIGERIA's air force is to take delivery of 12 fighter jets this week as the military steps up its fightback against Islamic terrorist group Boko Haram that has been waging an insurgency in the northeast of the country.
Monday, 01 September 2014 09:58
PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan got a big boost in his bid to secure the People's Democratic Party's (PDP) nomination for next year's election yesterday when party leaders from across the northwest geo-political zone endorsed his candidacy.
Sunday, 31 August 2014 14:16
IMMIGRTION officers and police have arrested 39 foreigners at a hotel in Lagos Island as part of the fight against the dreaded ebola virus disease (EVD) amid fears that they may have brought it into Nigeria.
Sunday, 31 August 2014 13:14
TENSION has broken out with the Kano State branch of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as party members are divided over who to support in the quest for the presidential ticket between Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso and General Muhammadu Buhari.
Sunday, 31 August 2014 12:39
AMERICAN health officials have agreed to consider allowing Nigeria to test an anti-ebola trial drug jointly developed by developed by the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and GlaxoSmithKline.
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