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Afghan soldiers abscond from U.S. bases

Afghan soldiers in U.S. bases. Fox photo.Pentagon officials presume that the 44 Afghan troops have left their assigned bases in an effort to...

‘I’ve never changed who I am’: Serena Williams defends her sexuality as she shows off shapely derriere in crop top and panties in cover shoot

As an Olympic gold medal winner she's got the body of a champion. And Serena Williams was not camera shy when it came to putting...

N255m bulletproof cars scandal: Court fails to stop Stella Oduah’s arrest

A Federal High Court in Abuja has thrown out an application filed before it by a former Minister of Aviation, Stella Oduah. Oduah had in...

Corruption: Buhari has letters implicating Jonathan … says President’s biographer, John Paden

President Muhammadu Buhari is in possession of some letters, written by former President Goodluck Jonathan, to request “off-budget funds.” This was contained in Buhari’s authorised...

U.S. rebukes Israel

U.S. President Barack Obama, not happy with Israel over plans to build new settlementThe United States issued an unusually strong rebuke Wednesday of...

Hurricane targets US, forces election shift

Hurricane Matthew targets USHurricane Matthew is now fast approaching the Bahamas and is set to hit US states of Florida and South Carolina...

Hurricane Mathew kills 26, Haiti worst hit

Hurricane Mathew effect: A water-logged street in the Haitian capital Hurricane Matthew twisted toward the Bahamas and Florida’s east coast on Wednesday after killing...

Electricity in Nigeria poor because of western powers – Adeosun

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has accused western powers of being a stumbling block to Nigeria’s plan to improve power output through...

Reps reject national conference, referendum

The House of Representatives on Wednesday rejected a fresh bid for the convocation of a national conference and a referendum where a new constitution...

Sole administrators takeover Benue LGAs

Governor Samuel Orthom of Benue StateBy Philip Dzeremo Local Government Areas in Benue State are now to be run by Sole Administrators. The new law came...

Committee on violent conflicts established

Interior minister Dambazzau. Twitter photo.By Tiamiyu Prudence Arobani The Federal Government has set up a technical committee to outline a strategy to ensure peaceful...

Kidnappers hit again, shoot former VC

Men of the Nigerian policeBy Olabisi Akinbode and Suleiman Shehu A former Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, Prof. Olufemi Bamiro, was shot...

Kachikwu: China’s $70b coming to Nigeria

  Dr Ibe KachikwuThe Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, on Wednesday said Chinese private sector companies had pledged an additional investment...

PDP rigged Edo election, Ize-Iyamu couldn’t have pulled more than 50,000 votes– Oshiomhole

Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, has claimed that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, were the actual riggers of...

Amosun honours Paralympian

Governor Amosun, right, in a handshake with Latifat Tijani. Vanguard PhotoBy Olawale Jokotoye Paralympian silver medalist,  Mrs Latifat Tijani,  was honoured today by Governor...

UK mulls new rules for foreign students

UK mulls Tighter rules for foreign students: Prime Minister Theresa MayThe United Kingdom, UK, is thinking of rolling out new immigration rules to...

US, Russia cold war worsens

Cold war between Russia, US worsens The cold war between  the United States and Russia worsened  Wednesday as Moscow announced the suspension of  nuclear and energy research agreement. Moscow...

Guterres to succeed Ban Ki-Moon at UN

Antonio Guterres: favoured to be new  UN Secretary-generalAntonio Guterres, Portugal’s former prime minister,  has emerged  the unanimous favourite of UN Security Council members to succeed...

Sambo Dasuki’s trial adjourned again

Sambo Dasuki : Former National Security AdviserThe trial of the former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki and four others before Justice Hussein Baba-Yusuf of...

Buhari looks cool in Face Cap

Change begins with Face cap: President Muhammadu Buhari flanked by the Vice President Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Chief of Staff to the President, Mallam...