180 STRANDED NIGERIANS ARRIVE FROM LIBYA ON MONDAY

No fewer than 180 Nigerians stranded in Libya would be repatriated on Monday with the assistance of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). The UN migration agency said the repatriation is under its continuing Voluntary Humanitarian Return (VHR) programme, which aimed at assisting voluntary returnees stranded Libya to their homelands. It said

SLAVE TRADE: FRESH BATCH OF NIGERIANS RETURN FROM LIBYA

Fresh of 150 Nigerians, comprising males and females last night returned to Nigeria from the crisis-ridden Libya after they had undergone severe torture in the North African country. The returnees arrived the shores of Nigeria 10:10 pm on Thursday night through the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) aboard a chartered Boeing 737-800 aircraft with

BREAKING…FALL OF MUGABE: ‘CROCODILE’ TAKES OVER ZIMBABWE

Emmerson Mnangagwa, known as crocodile, has been sworn in as the President of Zimbabwe, amidst cheers by thousands who gathered at the stadium Former president, Robert Mugabe, resigned on Tuesday, ending a 37-year rule that was characterised by political and economic chaos. Mnangagwa, who was vice president, was earlier sacked by

MUGABE’S DISGRACE: WHERE IS GRACE?

As long suffering Zimbabweans rejoiced over the resignation of President Robert Mugabe after 37 years in charge, one mystery puzzle waiting for decoding was the whereabouts of his wife, Grace, who he married in 1996. While some reports said the 52 year-old woman, blamed for Mugabe’s downfall had fled to Namibia

WHY AFRICA IS CONFIDENT OF THE FUTURE – OSINBAJO AT G7 SUMMIT

By Iyanu Oluwajomiloju…/ Africa is undeterred by the failures of the past and the continent is motivated by the incredible energy and talent of its bustling youthful population, according to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. Prof. Osinbajo spoke  at the G7 Summit special outreach forum on Africa with selected African nations and

CONFESSION OF A SOLDIER WHO KILLED OSAMA BIN LADEN

The former US Navy SEAL who killed Osama bin Laden has described the moment he claims he shot the al-Qaeda leader dead. Robert O’Neill, who claims to have fired the fatal bullets, has for the first time published a detailed account of the mission that lead to the 9/11 mastermind being

HILARY CLINTON TOLD FRIEND SHE BLAMES OBAMA, FBI FOR LOSS – NEWSMAX TV

As the ripples of the result of the American election continues to reverberate around the world, new revelation on NewsMax Television has come to the fore that a shocked Hilary Clinton in tears has blamed outgoing President Obama for “not doing enough.” She also blamed the Federal Bureau of Investigation,

AMERICANS DECIDE 2016: DONALD TRUMP’S TRIUMPHANT ENTRY

“Trump alienated immigrants, made enemies of Muslims, insulted and mocked women, and still won” His candidacy was born in spectacle, nurtured on controversy, and careered from one self-inflicted disaster to another, overturning every rule of modern American politics along the way. With virtually no on-the-ground organization, lackadaisical support at best from

HEAVY TOLL AS TURKEY COUP FAILS

Associated Press, AP ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Forces loyal to Turkey’s president quashed a coup attempt in a night of explosions, air battles and gunfire that left at least 161 people dead and 1,440 wounded Saturday. Authorities arrested thousands as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed that those responsible “will pay a

NIGERIA URGES MORE CO-OPERATION FROM ACP GROUP OF STATES

By Iyanu Oluwajomiloju The African, Caribbean & Pacific Group of States, ACP, should focus its future around areas of comparative advantage including trade, investment and technology, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. Osinbajo who represented President Muhammadu Buhari at the just concluded ACP Summit of Heads of States (which ended on