The Senate at the plenary on Thursday urged the Federal Government to ensure the rescue of the last Dapchi girl, Leah Sharibu, and the remaining Chibok schoolgirls still in the captivity of the Boko Haram insurgents. The upper chamber of the National Assembly also called for a special fund from the Federal Government to the […]

South Africa is launching its first automated optical telescope on Friday in the province of Northern Cape, the headquarters of the country’s space exploration project. The Meerlicht optical telescope could soon help unravel the mysteries of the universe, beginning with a closer look at the vast African skies. Optical telescopes work by detecting visible light […]

A car bomb exploded in the centre of the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi killing at least seven people and injuring dozens on Thursday night. Security officials said the dead were civilians. The device exploded close to Benghazi’s biggest hotel, the Tibesti, where many people attend evening gatherings during the month of Ramadan. Eight cars […]

The controversy over the $16billion power projects in the country raged on yesterday with a highly-placed source linked with the Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NPDHC) claiming that between $8.4billion and $8.58billion, out of the projected cash, was allocated. The release of the $8.58billion was between 2005 and 2018, which covered about 13 years (2005-2018) […]

The FRSC official said taking few minute rest as a safety measure, should be adhered to by drivers as it would relieve them of the usual fatigue associated with fasting. Mr Philip Ozonnandi, the FRSC Unit Commander in Ore, gave this advice while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Ore, […]

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