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Australia backs same-sex marriage

Thousands of people celebrated the results at rallies across the country, the Australian Bureau of Statistics announced that the turnout for the voluntary ballot was 79.5 per cent – one of the highest participation rates for any such referendum held around the world. Australia has voted to endorse same sex …

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Zimbabwe crisis: Army takes over – Mugabe ‘detained’

The military has seized control in Zimbabwe but has said President Robert Mugabe, in power since 1980, is safe. After seizing state TV, an army spokesman announced it was targeting people close to Mr Mugabe who had caused “social and economic suffering”. The move came after Mr Mugabe sacked his …

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President Buhari presents N8.6trn #Budget2018 Proposal to National Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday presented an appropriation bill of N8.612 trillion for 2018 before a joint session of both chambers of the National Assembly. The President, while presenting the document, said the budget is meant to consolidate the achievements of previous budgets. He said the 2018 budget is also …

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Olusegun Obasanjo Gets UN Job

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has been appointed into the United Nations (UN) High-Level Advisory Board on Mediation along with 17 other current and former global leaders. The Secretary-General, Antonio Gutierrez had in September announced the establishment of the board to provide him with advice on mediation initiatives and back specific …

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Pastor Oyakhilome’s Daughter, Sharon Gets Engaged

Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s daughter,  Sharon Oyakhilome is engaged. Her mother, Anita shared the news on her Facebook page. She wrote; “Congratulations to my daughter and son-in-law to be. What makes marriage beautiful is when two become one flesh, inseparable and always enjoying the pleasure of each others company.”

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FG To Demolish Costain, Jibowu Bridges As Work On Lagos/Ibadan Standard Rail Line Begins In December

The federal government has announced that the laying of tracks of Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail line would start in December. The Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi, who made this known on Monday, also said that Jibowu and Costain bridges in Lagos would be demolished to give way for the new …

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Dangote donates N500m to Kano market fire victims

Business mogul and Chairman of the Appeal Fund Raising Committee for victims of fire incidents in Kano markets, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, yesterday presented a cheque of N500 million to the committee. Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, who received the cheque at the Government House, said the committee raised about N1.2 billion for …

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Saudi Prince Mansour and Other Officials Reportedly Killed In Helicopter Crash

Saudi Prince Mansour bin Muqrin and seven other people were killed in a helicopter crash near the country’s border with war-torn Yemen. Chilling footage obtained by Al Arabiya TV shows the passengers boarding the aircraft shortly before it went down and disappeared from radar. Everyone on board – including senior …

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Tasty Time MD Arraigned Over Alleged Production Of Fake Products

The Managing Director of Tasty Time Nigeria Ltd Mr Isaac Kole was Thursday arraigned by The National Agency for Food and Drugs Agency Administration Control (NAFDAC), before a Federal High Court, sitting in Lagos, for allegedly producing fake products. Kole is standing trial alongside his company, tasty Time Nigeria lts, before …

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Bola Tinubu Issues Press Statement On The Passage Of Son Jide Who Succumbed To Cardiac Arrest

This is so Emotional…..May God give the Tinubu family strength at this time…   Statement by Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on Passing on of Son Kazeem Olajide Babajide (Oct.12, 1980-Oct.31st 2017) We want to express our thanks and deep appreciation to all who have demonstrated their sympathy and expressed their condolences …

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