Wednesday, 20 August 2014 08:22
AFRICA is poised to account for 40% of the world's population by 2099 with Nigeria leading the way as the country with the highest growth according to the latest figures published by the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef).
Wednesday, 20 August 2014 08:04
TEXAS governor Rick Perry has turned himself into police in Austin and faces certain prosecution and a possible jail term after being indicted by a grand jury on two felony charges of abusing power.
Wednesday, 20 August 2014 07:45
STOKE City winger Osaze Odemwingie is the only surprise omission from the Super Eagles list of invitees called to camp by the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) ahead of the impending African Cup of Nations qualifiers in September.
Wednesday, 20 August 2014 07:26
LAGOS consultant physician Dr Ameyo Stella Adadevoh has become the first Nigerian doctor to die from the ebola virus after she passed away yesterday having been infected when she treated Liberian Patrick Sawyer.
Tuesday, 19 August 2014 09:12
LIBERIA has instructed its armed forces to shoot anyone trying to cross into its territory from neighbouring Sierra Leone at sight as part of a desperate bid to stem the spread of the dreaded ebola virus disease (EBD).
Tuesday, 19 August 2014 08:52
PAN-Igbo young people's umbrella body the Ohanaeze Youth Congress (OYC) has called for a referendum to ratify the recent proposals put together by the just-concluded National Conference.
Tuesday, 19 August 2014 08:34
FEARS Super Eagles midfielder Mikel Obi could be leaving Chelsea abated somewhat last night after he featured in the club's Premiership debut of the 2014/15 season coming on as a second half substitute in their 3-1 victory over Burnley.
Tuesday, 19 August 2014 08:07
NIGERIA appears to be winning its battle against the dreaded ebola virus disease (EVD) after four more infected patients undergoing treatment were discharged from hospital having being declared fully recovered.
Tuesday, 19 August 2014 07:25
FORMER Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) chairman Mallam Nuhu Ribadu has picked up the People's Democratic Party's (PDP) gubernatorial candidate form and is now poised to run in its primaries ahead of the October poll.
Monday, 18 August 2014 20:51
BRITISH health officials have launched a series of roundtable discussions with faith leaders including the plethora of Nigerian evangelical churches in the county as part of a concerted campaign to combat dementia.
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