Balogun Happy To Get More Playing Time At Brighton

By Adeboye Amosu: Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun is delighted to feature in his  second pre-season game for English Premier League club, Brighton & Hove Albion following their Saturday’s  1-1 draw with home side, Birmingham City, reports Completesportsnigeria. com. Balogun, 30, replaced Lewis Dunk in the 74th minute of the encounter. The centre-back played his first game […] The post Balogun Happy To Get More Playing Time At Brighton appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.

3 dead, 7 injured in New Orleans shooting

THREE people have been killed and seven others injured following a shooting in New Orleans. City police spokesman Aaron Looney said in a statement that the shooting happened on the 3400 block of Claiborne Avenue, [...] The post 3 dead, 7 injured in New Orleans shooting appeared first on Tribune.

Egypt court sentences 75 to death over 2013 protests

AN Egyptian court has sentenced 75 people to death for their role in the violence that erupted after President Mohammed Morsi’s removal in 2013. According to BBC, the group, including leaders of the banned Muslim [...] The post Egypt court sentences 75 to death over 2013 protests appeared first on Tribune.

Indonesia earthquake: 14 dead on tourist island of Lombok

A powerful earthquake has struck a popular tourist destination in Indonesia, killing at least 14 people. The 6.4 magnitude quake hit the central island of Lombok just before 07:00 local time (00:00 GMT) on Sunday. [...] The post Indonesia earthquake: 14 dead on tourist island of Lombok appeared first on Tribune.

Defecting senators corrupt, afraid of arrest if Buhari re-elected – El-Rufai

Nasir El-Rufai also hinted at reconciliation with aggrieved APC members in Kaduna. The post Defecting senators corrupt, afraid of arrest if Buhari re-elected – El-Rufai appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Nigeria police arrest fake currency note producer

The suspect confessed to the crime. The post Nigeria police arrest fake currency note producer appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Army neutralises16 Boko Haram members, recover weapons cache in Borno

Nigerian Army say it neutralised 16 Boko Haram and recovered a weapons cache during its clearance operation in Mairari village in Monguno Local Government Area of Borno. Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, Deputy Director Public Relations, Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole, disclosed this in a statement released in Maiduguri. Nwachukwu said that the troops also recovered two […]

Three Killed, Seven Wounded In Fresh US Shooting

  Police were searching Sunday for two gunmen who opened fire on a crowd outside a New Orleans bar, killing three people and wounding seven others. Police said they responded to reports of a shooting late Saturday at a “daiquiri shop” about three miles from the southern US city’s famed French Quarter. Detectives “determined that … Continue reading Three Killed, Seven Wounded In Fresh US Shooting The post Three Killed, Seven Wounded In Fresh US Shooting appeared first on Channels Television.

Netanyahu Defends Controversial Jewish Nation Law

  Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday defended a new law declaring Israel the Jewish people’s nation-state, saying it did not harm minority rights despite it lacking references to equality and democracy. The new legislation speaks of Israel as the historic homeland of the Jews and says they have a “unique” right to self-determination there. … Continue reading Netanyahu Defends Controversial Jewish Nation Law The post Netanyahu Defends Controversial Jewish Nation Law appeared first on Channels Television.

Respect Rights Of Nigerians, Ekweremadu Tells FG

The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has asked the Federal Government to respect the rights of Nigerians, so that the rule of law, equity and justice will prevail. Ekweremadu stated this on Saturday while speaking to journalists in Enugu. “Let me use the opportunity to advise the government to ensure that human rights are respected, … Continue reading Respect Rights Of Nigerians, Ekweremadu Tells FG The post Respect Rights Of Nigerians, Ekweremadu Tells FG appeared first on Channels Television.

Amidst Nigerians’ poor access to potable water, reprieve comes to Anambra...

The survey says open defecation worsened between 2010 and 2015. The post Amidst Nigerians’ poor access to potable water, reprieve comes to Anambra community appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Police arrest fake currency note producer

The Enugu State Police Command has arrested a suspected fake currency note producer. The Command’s spokesman, Superintendent of Police Ebere Amaraizu, said in a statement in Enugu on Sunday that the suspect, one Collins Oputa, was nabbed on July 26. Amaraizu noted that the feat was achieved by police operatives of the Ogui Police Division […]

Mourinho frustrated with under-strength United squad

Jose Mourinho has hit out at Manchester United’s transfer window inactivity after watching his under-strength squad crash to a 4-1 defeat against Liverpool in the latest stop of their pre-season US tour. Mourinho said he expected to bring in only one new player before the new Premier League season kicks off despite submitting a list […]

SGF tasks retired civil servants on peace, progress, unity of Nigeria

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha, has urged retired civil servants to keep working for the peace, progress and unity of the nation. Continue reading SGF tasks retired civil servants on peace, progress, unity of Nigeria at Vanguard News.

IYC decries posting of four police commissioners to Bayelsa in two weeks

The Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) has raised the alarm over the recent posting of four Commissioners of Police to Bayelsa State in less than two weeks by the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris. Continue reading IYC decries posting of four police commissioners to Bayelsa in two weeks at Vanguard News.

FG recalls 2.4m bottles of cough syrup containing codeine

The Federal Ministry of Health has recalled 2.4 million bottles of  cough syrup containing codeine after a recent audit of the substance carried out by National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC). Continue reading FG recalls 2.4m bottles of cough syrup containing codeine at Vanguard News.

NFF Offers To Train, Employ Ikeme As Member Of Super Eagles’...

The Nigeria Football Federation will offer retired Super Eagles’ goalkeeper, Carl Ikeme, a coaching education as a goalkeeper trainer and then offer him a role in the technical crew of the Senior National Football Team. According to a statement from the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Communication department, signed by the General Secretary, Mohammed Sanusi, the […] The post NFF Offers To Train, Employ Ikeme As Member Of Super Eagles’ Coaching Crew appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.

Defection: What I told Shehu Sani – Balarabe Musa

The Kaduna senator had been expected to leave the APC with some of his colleagues last week. The post Defection: What I told Shehu Sani – Balarabe Musa appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Iraqi PM suspends electricity minister amid unrest over poor services

The prime minister’s office in a statement said that Mr Abadi had also ordered an internal government investigation. The post Iraqi PM suspends electricity minister amid unrest over poor services appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

UN chief urges peaceful presidential poll in Mali

There are 24 other presidential candidates in the election. The post UN chief urges peaceful presidential poll in Mali appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.