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Revealed: MH370 pilot ‘flew to 40,000ft to suffocate passengers before crashing plane’

The pilot of Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 ‘deliberately depressurised the cabin’ in order to ‘slowly kill everyone on board’, experts claim. ‘Troubled and lonely’ captain Zaharie Ahmed Shah then crashed the plane into the Indian Ocean, killing all 238 passengers, according to the independent group that has worked on the case. The group behind the […]

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Former president warns Real Madrid not to sign ‘dangerous’ Paul Pogba from Man Utd

Real Madrid have been warned about signing Paul Pogba this summer by their former president Ramon Calderon, who has described the Frenchman as ‘dangerous’. The World Cup winner has made it clear he wants to leave current club Manchester United, with Real boss Zinedine Zidane keen to bring him to the Santiago Bernabeu. However, after […]

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UK warns against travel to 21 states in Nigeria

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the United Kingdom has warned British nationals against travelling to about 21 states in Nigeria over security concerns. The travel warning posted on its website and updated on Monday, stemmed from the worsening security situation occasioned by the Boko Haram terrorists attacks in the North East, armed banditry in […]

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US to begin removing ‘millions’ of illegal migrants next week, says Trump

The United States will start removing “millions” of illegal migrants next week, President Donald Trump said Monday, adding that Guatemala is preparing to sign a safe third country deal. “Next week ICE will begin the process of removing the millions of illegal aliens who have illicitly found their way into the United States. They will […]

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Jega speaks on INEC server controversy

Former Chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC), Attahiru Jega, has denied making a statement on the existence of a server during his time as head of the commission. Mr Jega, in a circulated comment, was quoted as saying the INEC server existed and is ‘functional’, even in his own time. The professor of politics […]

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Revealed: INEC received N1.47 billion for servers ahead of 2019 election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) received N1.47 billion to replace and maintain computer servers for use during the 2019 general elections, Premium Times has confirmed. It is not clear though how the servers, which store computer data, were used during the polls. But the finding raises fresh concerns over the commission’s recent claim it […]

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World population hits 7.7 billion as men still outnumber women in Nigeria

The population of the world hits an estimated 7,713,468,000, the United Nations Population Division said on Monday. According to the World Population Prospect released by the UN on Monday and analysed by TheCable, the medium-variant projection indicates that the global population could grow to around 8.5 billion in 2030, 9.7 billion in 2050, and 10.9 billion in 2100. […]

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Actress Empress Njamah Shows Off Her New Shimmering Look (Photos)

She shared the lovely photos on her Instagram page yesterday…

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US Denies Banning Student Visa For Nigerians

The United States Mission in Nigeria has denied that it placed a ban on the issuing of student visas to Nigerians. According to a brief statement issued by the embassy on Monday, the commission said the media reports claiming that a ban was placed, is false, hence describing them as ‘fake news’. Last week, some […]

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US rapper, Birdman to produce Hollywood film based on Nigerian immigrants

American rapper, Birdman will executive produce ‘Tazmanian Devil’, a coming-of-age film based on a Nigerian immigrant. News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Nollywood movies will be the debut feature from Nigerian American filmmaker, Solomon Onita Jr. With Abraham Attah from the ‘Beast of No Nation’ playing the lead role, Benny Boom of Groundwurk Studios, will […]

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INEC must produce server used for 2019 polls – Peter Obi

Atiku Abubakar’s running mate  in the February 23 presidential election Peter Obi says the Peoples Democratic Party will compel the Independent National Electoral Commission to produce the  results of the  2019 polls  from its server  at  the Election Petitions Tribunal. INEC has since  denied  it had no server where  the  results of the  polls were […]

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Former Egyptian President dies in court during sitting

Egypt’s ousted president Mohammed Morsi collapsed and died in court on Monday during a court session, state TV said. “He was speaking before the judge for 20 minutes then became very animated and fainted. He was quickly rushed to the hospital where he later died,” a judicial source said. The late president had a history […]

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Governor Obiano Take Note: Ndiukwuenu town (Grantors of Mamu River Forest Reserve) in Anambra state is about to be burnt down, act now!

This is to bring to the notice of the general public and Anambra State Government in particular of the inter-village war which some Anambra State Government officials are trying to cause in Ndiukwuenu town. Some miscreants in Ndiukwuenu in collaboration with some individuals in Anambra State government especially the former commissioner for Lands Nnamdi Ọnụkwụba […]

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Judge dies after having heart attack in court

A judge in upstate New York died after suffering a heart attack in his courtroom. Putnam County Court Judge James Reitz had just finished a case on the bench Friday morning when he asked a court officer for help. “They were getting ready to call the next case when Reitz said to the court officer […]

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Suicide: NAFDAC announces plan to further regulate Sniper

The Nigerian government may direct a change in the package of ‘Sniper’, an agro-chemical that has increasingly become a choice killer for persons contemplating suicide, an official said. The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) said it is partnering with other relevant bodies on this as part of plans to discourage […]

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Guard your certificates well, we’ll not issue twice – WAEC

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) on Sunday advised people in possession of its certificates to guard them well, saying it will not re-issue on account of misplacement, fire, flood or theft. The council’s Head of National Office, Olu Adenipekun, gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. […]

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Insecurity: 154 killed, nine kidnapped in separate attacks across Nigeria last week

At least 154 people were killed in different attacks across Nigeria last week. Another nine people were kidnapped in separate incidents, according to Newspaper reports. The various attacks were confirmed by the security agencies or families of the victims. They were perpetrated by various non-state actors including the Boko Haram and suspected armed herdsmen. Click […]

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Slovakia Swears In First Female President

Slovak environmental lawyer Zuzana Caputova was on Saturday sworn in as the EU member’s first female president, surprising observers with a speech that lacked the government criticism she was known for on the campaign trail. The community activist, who ran on the slogan “Stand up to evil,” was largely unknown before she launched her presidential […]

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Nigerian Law School: 850 Pass Resit Exams, 724 Fail

The Council of Legal Education has released the result of the Bar Final Resit Examinations conducted in April 2019. According to a statement by the Director-General, Prof. Isa Hayatu Chiroma, of the 1,680 who participated in the exams, 850 candidates were successful, 34 had a conditional pass, while 724 candidates failed. This translates into a […]

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Couple celebrates their divorce after 13 years of marriage in a special way

A couple have celebrated their divorce after being married for 13 years . Following their amicable split, the unnamed couple shared lessons they learnt from their long union. “It’s official. Yesterday our divorce was finalized. After our court hearing we had a celebratory lunch together, ringing in our next season of life as friends and […]

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After 58 years of Independence, our universities still slow in discoveries, inventions – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Nigerian universities to intensify efforts at making discoveries and inventions that can assist the development of the country. Mr Buhari made the call on Saturday in Dutsinma, Katsina State, in his address at the fourth convocation of the Federal University, Dutsinma (FUDMA). The president, represented by Hafiz Abubakar, a professor, […]

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Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh turns footballer (Video)

Popular Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh has turned her attention to the game of football as she joined in a novelty match organized by her son’s school to celebrate father’s day today. The actress in a video she posted on her Instagram page is seen playing football with fathers of pupils in her son’s school ahead […]

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