N/Korea to stage first party congress in nearly 40 years

N/Korea to stage first party congress in nearly 40 years

North Korea has said its ruling Workers Party will hold its first congress in nearly 40 years next month. More

NLC presents 56,000 minimum wage proposal to FG

NLC presents 56,000 minimum wage proposal to FG

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has presented a new  minimum wage of N56, 000  proposal to the federal government. More

Wema Bank staff, accomplice steal from ATM

Wema Bank staff, accomplice steal from ATM

A staff of Wema Bank headquarters, Lagos, southwest Nigeria, Dayo Omozefe, 30, who operates the bank’s ATM has been arraigned before a Lagos Magistrates’ Court for allegedly conniving with Okugbesan Femi to steal the sum of N277,000 undebited ATM funds. More

Go after herdsmen, Buhari orders military, police

Go after herdsmen, Buhari orders military, police

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja directed the Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin and Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr Solomon Arase, to secure communities under suspected herdsmen attack. More

Fidelity Bank MD arrested for receiving $115m from Diezani

Fidelity Bank MD arrested for receiving $115m from Diezani

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested the managing director of Fidelity Bank, Mr Nnamdi Okonkwo in connection with the $115 million slush fund routed through the bank by former Petroleum Resources Minister Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke to buy votes for Goodluck Jonathan. More

Suicide bomber detonates too early, accidentally kills 7 fellow Taliban extremists

Suicide bomber detonates too early, accidentally kills 7 fellow Taliban extremists

A suicide bomber with links to the Taliban detonated his explosive belt prematurely and killed seven fellow extremists – as well as fatally injuring himself.

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I hold CCT chairman position as viceroy of God – Justice Umar

I hold CCT chairman position as viceroy of God – Justice Umar

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) chairman, Justice Danladi Umar has reacted to Senator Bukola Saraki’s call that he steps down as chairman, stressing that, he holds the position as a viceroy of God. More

Grandma becomes bridesmaid on 100th birthday

Grandma becomes bridesmaid on 100th birthday

When Martha Wallbank discovered her granddaughter had decided to honour her by walking down the aisle on her 100th birthday, she only had one question – could she be bridesmaid?

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What happened at the Hillsborough Disaster

What happened at the Hillsborough Disaster

After 27 years, the families of the Hillsborough victims finally have justice.

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You should never, ever spank a child, experts say – here’s why

You should never, ever spank a child, experts say – here’s why

Spanking children is a really bad idea – not only is it bad for children’s mental health, it also doesn’t work.

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Dog abuser tells police he’s been beaten up over horrific video

Dog abuser tells police he’s been beaten up over horrific video

A pair of brothers who filmed themselves repeatedly hurling a bulldog down a set of stairs, slamming it to the ground and stamping on its head have been forced to call police after one was allegedly beaten up More

Toddler shoots mum dead after finding gun on backseat of car

Toddler shoots mum dead after finding gun on backseat of car

A woman has died after being accidentally shot by her two-year-old son.

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University of Ibadan shut down indefinitely

University of Ibadan shut down indefinitely

The management of the University of Ibadan (UI) Tuesday evening shutdown the institution indefinitely and ordered the students to vacate the campus with immediate effect. More

FA charges Dele Alli with violent conduct

FA charges Dele Alli with violent conduct

The Football Association (FA), has charged Tottenham Hotspur midfielder, Dele Alli, with violent conduct after he appeared to punch West Brom’s Claudio Yacob in Monday’s 1-1 draw. More

‘Evil’ peacocks scatter village’s peace

‘Evil’ peacocks scatter village’s peace

Most people escape to the countryside for a peaceful existence. But a small village in Durham has been subject to a series of car vandalism, littering and loud sex in the street.

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