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Traditional Ruler, Wife And 8 Others Killed As Herdsmen Attack Kogi

No less than 10 people, including Onu Agbenema, a traditional ruler, Musa Edibo, his wife, were killed in suspected herdsmen attack in Omala local government area of Kogi state. The PUNCH reports that the victims were killed on Monday in Agbenema, Aj’Ichekpa, Opada and Iyade villages in the local government area. It …

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The UK and EU agree terms for Brexit transition period

The UK and EU have agreed on a “large part” of the agreement that will lead to the “orderly withdrawal” of the UK. Brexit negotiators Michel Barnier and David Davis said the deal on what the UK calls the implementation period was a “decisive step”. But issues still to be resolved include …

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UN Withdraws 108 Nigerian Peace-Keeping Officers From Liberia

The last batch of 108 Nigerian police officers has been withdrawn from the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) after five years of service. UNMIL said the remaining 108 Nigerian FPU officers, the last UNMIL uniformed contingent remaining in Liberia, withdrew as part of the UN mission’s termination. The batch of …

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Vladimir Putin wins Russia’s Presidential election again with 73% of votes

Vladimir Putin who contested for a fourth term in office, will lead Russia for another six years after securing an expected victory in Sunday’s presidential election. Russia goes to the polls in presidential election Vladimir Putin who contested in the election alongside seven other candidates, though opposition leader Alexei Navalny was barred from running, had been predicted to …

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Africa’s only female president, Ameenah Gurib-Fakim resigns

Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim has resigned on Saturday 17th March following claims she used a bank card provided by an NGO to make personal purchases, Bloomberg reports. Gurib-Fakim, Africa’s only female head of state, submitted her resignation in the “national interest,” her lawyer Yousouf Mohamed told reporters, adding that it would take effect on …

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Russia goes to the polls in presidential election

Polls have opened in Russia’s presidential election, in which incumbent Vladimir Putin is seeking a fourth term in office. Voting began in the Russian far-east at 20:00 GMT on Saturday, and opened in Moscow nine hours later. The first results will arrive on Sunday evening. Mr Putin has been Russia’s …

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Aisha Buhari to be appointed UNAIDS Special Ambassador

Wife of the president Aisha Buhari will on Monday by appointed a special ambassador for the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/ AIDS (UNAIDS). According to Punch, this was announced in a statement released by the Communications and Global Outreach Officer of UNAIDS Nigeria, Charles-Martin Jjuuko. Michel Sidibe, Under-Secretary of UNAIDS, will make the appointment on …

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Photos from the white wedding of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s daughter Damilola to Seun, son of Billionaire, Shagaya!

Yemi Osinbajo with his daughter, the bride! The white wedding between daughter of Nigeria’s vice president Yemi Osinbajo, Damilola and the son of Nigeria’s billionaire business Woman Hajia Bola Shagaya has finally taken place in Abuja today, and as expected, it was an event for the creme de la creme …

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Wedding Fathia And Reception Of Fatima Aliko Dangote And Jamil Abubakar

Kano state played host to the creme de la creme in Nigeria as Alhaji Aliko Dangote’s Daughter Fatima and the pilot son of former Inspector General of Police, Jamil Mohammed Abubakar tied the knot…     The ceremony which involved negotiations by the two families was rounded off with prayers …

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Donald Trump’s Lawyer Sues Stormy Daniels For $20M Ahead Of Explosive ’60 Minutes’ Interview

Donald Trump,’s personal attorney is reportedly going after porn star Stormy Daniels,, 38, in a huge financial way to get her to keep her mouth shut. The Washington Post reports that the president’s own attorney Michael Cohen filed a $20 million civil suit on March 16 against Daniels for violating the terms of an alleged non-disclosure …

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