Kaduna State Government: To sack 20,000 teachers over exam failure

Kaduna State Government had conducted an examination for primary school teachers in the state and said 68 per cent of the teachers (20,000) did not pass the primary four... Read more »

FG introduces mid-day hand washing in schools – Minister

The Federal Government has started the implementation of mid-day group hand washing before meals in schools across the country to inculcate the culture of hand washing in children. The... Read more »

LAGOS: WHO lab confirms 3 positive for monkey pox

Four of the reported infections in Lagos have tested negative for monkey pox virus. “We expect that many of these cases being reported from other states in Nigeria are... Read more »

Police confirms 6 injured in Cross River after invasion by Cameroonian gendarmes

The police in Cross River on Monday said that six residents of Danare community in Boki Local Government Area were shot by gendarmes from Bodam community during an invasion... Read more »

Newcastle United Onwer, Mike Ashley Confirms Sale of Club

Newcastle United owner, Mike Ashley on Monday confirmed he has put up the English Premier League club for sale. A statement on the club’s website reported that Mike Ashley... Read more »

Nigeria wins re-election into UN Human Rights Council

Nigeria has won a re-election into the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva for the 2018 to 2020 term at an election held on Monday at the UN... Read more »

Police rescue kidnapped FRSC officer

The Zamfara State Police Command has rescued a personnel of Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Muhammad B-Kudu, kidnapped recently by unidentified gunmen at Tsafe Unit Command of the FRSC... Read more »

Man bags 5 years jail term for stealing tricycle

A Kano Magistrates’ Court, on Monday, sentenced a 32-year-old man, Musa Sale, to five years imprisonment for stealing a tricycle worth N450,000. Musa, who resides at Kwana Hudu Quarters... Read more »

FIFA To Pay Nigeria N4.5 Billion For Qualifying For Russia World Cup 2018

Coach Gernot Rohr has warned against another pay strike at the World Cup if the country hoped to improve on their previous outings at the global tournament. Nigerian national... Read more »

Gov. Wike meets Ronaldo, Ramos over plans to setup Real Madrid Academy in Rivers state(photos)

Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers State, toured the training Facilities of Real Madrid Football Club, and met with Footballers, and officials of the club This is in line... Read more »