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Gazan leads uprising against Israel 03:07 Gaza (CNN) "I looked up at the birds in the sky, flying through the trees on both sides of the barbed wire fence without being stopped. What is simpler than this? The birds decide to fly so they fly." On a dirt berm overlooking the Gaza-Israel...
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted that thunderstorms and rainfalls would prevail over most parts of the country on Monday. NiMet’s Weather Outlook by its Central Forecast Office (CFO) on Sunday, predicted localised morning thunderstorms over the central cities like Yola, Bauchi, Ibi, Makurdi, Minna, Jalingo and Abuja. It also...
The Nigeria Police Force (NPF), on Monday night, said Ademola Adeleke, the lawmaker representing Osun west senatorial district, was detained in connection with ongoing criminal investigations against him. thebiafrastar reporters had reported earlier that Adeleke, who was...
Nigeria’s acting president Yemi Osinbajo has ordered the immediate “overhaul’ of Nigerian police’s special anti-robbery squad (SARS). Osinabjo’s directive came after months of the street and social media protests against the police unit which has, over the years, become synonymous with brutality and wanton arrest. “Following persistent complaints and reports on...
Anti graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has officially stated that it is conducting a thorough investigation on Govenor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State. The anti corruption body stated that Governor Okorocha and the state government are being investigated...
Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata has hit out at former boss Antonio Conte for his ‘direct’ style of play affecting his form last season. The Spaniard was brought into Stamford Bridge by Conte last summer for a then record fee of £58m. He began the season in brilliant form, scoring seven...
The Methodist Archbishop of Abuja, Most Rev. Oche Job, says the declaration of June 12 as a Democracy Day in Nigeria is justice done to the late Chief Moshood Abiola. He stated this on Tuesday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja. President Buhari had, last...
An Enugu based cleric, Prophet Anthony Nwoko, has openly apologised to President Mohammadu Buhari over the recent rumour by the IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, that the president was long dead and that the person currently parading himself as Buhari is one Jubril from Sudan. Legit.ng regional reporter in Enugu, Ikpechukwu...
Former Arsenal star, Paul Merson has tipped Arsenal to defeat Huddersfield Town on Saturday evening in the Premier League fixture. He also disclosed that the Gunners manager, Unai Emery will not feature play maker, Mesut Ozil against Huddersfield. Ozil did not feature in Arsenal’s 4-2 victory over Tottenham Hotspur last Sunday...
Professor Mahmoud Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has adjourned the official announcement of results of the presidential election until 10am Today been Tuesday. Yakubu made the adjournment at about 12:45am on Tuesday when it became...
Herdsmen: August 31 quit notice, sacrosanct—Igbo group ENUGU—AN Igbo group, Voice from the East, VEAST,  after a crucial meeting in Enugu, weekend, maintained that their earlier quit notice to herdsmen to vacate Igboland on or before August 31st, 2018, remained unchanged. They insisted that should the herdsmen fail to quit...
Senate President Bukola Saraki has said national issues and issues affecting the workings of the Senate were discussed in Tuesday’s closed-doors session of the upper legislative chamber. Summarising the decisions reached during the executive session, Saraki said national issues and that of the Senate were extensively discussed with a resolution...
TOLEDO, Ohio — No longer a novelty, drones are becoming an everyday tool for more police and fire departments, new research has found. The number of public safety agencies with drones has more than doubled since the end of 2016, according to data collected by the Center for the Study...
OshioGate:Buhari sacrifices Oshiomhole The APC national chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, might have landed in hot water. President Muhammadu Buhari, contrary to initial report, was aware of his party man’s ordeal in the hand of the DSS. Based on the allegations of bribery swirling around the chairman, Buhari has also ordered the DSS to...
“It is on this ground that the ACPN is withdrawing support for her presidential aspiration and endorsing the second term bid of President Muhammadu Buhari to take Nigeria to the next level. We also seek this medium to...