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Kogi Killer Disease Finally Identified as Gastroenteritis

The strange killer disease that has claimed no fewer than 62 lives in Kogi State, north-central Nigeria, has finally been identified as gastroenteritis – a common condition that causes diarrhoea and vomiting that is usually caused by a bacterial or viral tummy bug This was disclosed by the state Commissioner for Health, …

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Wreckage Of WWII Warship Found After 72 Years

Researchers announced today they discovered wreckage of the lost warship the USS Indianapolis, 72 years after the World War II cruiser was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine. The wreckage was found in the Philippine Sea 5.5 km below the surface, according to philanthropist Paul Allen, who headed the civilian research …

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Nigerian President Buhari’s gives Speech Today….

President Muhammadu Buhari who was away on a medical Vacation for over 100 days addressed the nation at 7am this morning. Here’s the full text of the speech below: ”My dear citizens, I am very grateful to God and to all Nigerians for their prayers. I am pleased to be …

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Zimbabwe Declares Mugabe’s Birthday Holiday

Zimbabwe’s government has announced that President Robert Mugabe’s birthday will now be a public holiday. The announcement is the latest in a series of efforts to secure the longtime leader’s legacy. Most cities and towns in Zimbabwe have a road named after President Robert Mugabe. In Harare, the public square …

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Knife Attacker In Russian City Wounds 8, Shot Dead By Police

A knifeman wearing a fake suicide belt wounded at least eight people in a frenzied attack in a Russia this morning. The Siberian knifeman, named locally as 23-year-old Bobichel Abdurakhmanov, was shot dead by police in a busy main street in Surgut, central Russia, at about 11.20am. Shocking CCTV shows …

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President Buhari lands in Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Nigeria from London. Buhari, who arrived at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Saturday at about 4.36pm, had spent 114 days in London on medical vacation. After touching down, the president headed for the presidential lodge to rest for a while before heading to Aso Rock, according to NTA. …

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Barcelona attack: New manhunt for suspected driver

The driver in Thursday’s van attack that killed 13 people in a tourist area of Barcelona may still be alive and on the run, Spanish police say. They are hunting for Moroccan-born Younes Abouyaaqoub, named by Spanish media as the suspected driver. A man previously reported as the key suspect, …

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Steve Bannon Out at the White House

Bannon’s tenure as chief strategist was short and extremely controversial. Steve Bannon, who entered the White House in January as a conquering media executive-turned-political strategist, is leaving his position. Friday is his last day as chief strategist, the White House confirmed. “White House chief of staff John Kelly and Steve …

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