More than 1,300 people were detained across Russia on Wednesday for participating in nationwide anti-war protests – with some directly conscripted into the military, according to a monitoring group, after leader Vladimir Putin announced a “partial mobilization” of citizens for his faltering invasion of Ukraine.
Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi withdrew from a long-planned interview with CNN’s chief international anchor Christiane Amanpour at the United Nations General Assembly in New York on Wednesday, after she declined a last-minute demand to wear a head scarf.
A 15-year-old Dalit class 10 student from Uttar Pradesh’s Auraiya district in India died 19 days after being allegedly beaten mercilessly by a teacher, who is from a so-called upper caste, only because he spelt one word wrong during a class test.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the final list of candidates contesting for the presidency in 2023 general elections.
The State funeral for Queen Elizabeth II took place on Monday, September 19th, to an audience of millions. Hundreds of dignitaries attended including the Queen’s former Prime Minister, as well as US President Joe Biden and French President Emmanuel Macron. A private committal service will follow at St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle. The coffin […]
A man has been arrested with money stolen from the offering box of a church in Osun State. The suspect, Opeyemi Olufemi, was riding on a motorcycle with a school bag when he was intercepted by Policemen on stop and search duties along Igbara Odo/Akure Road. When his bag was searched, different denominations of Naira […]
The Nigeria centre for Disease Control – (NCDC) has revealed the absence of monkey pox vaccine in the country. The agency stated this in response to concern that the ongoing monkeypox pandemic might become more fatal, as vaccines, treatment and test are unavailable in much of the world, especially Africa. A report published, last week […]
Three women apprehended as NDLEA intercepts 972.5 kg parcels of cannabis, 721 ampoules of pentazocine injection and other illicit drugs.
A young woman was involved in a fatal car accident while chasing her husband and his lover in Cross River, Calabar, on Sunday 18th September, 2022. According to investigations, the young lady who is also a mother of three beautiful children saw her husband exiting a shopping mall with his lover and she tried to […]
“Who was the governor when Bakassi developed in Anambra State? Who solved the problem? If a man could not fix the security challenges in Anambra State, which requires courage, how can he convince you that he will fix security all over Nigeria? Don’t take it from me, go to YouTube. I don’t want to look for trouble, I am a small man, anybody can deal with me —Oshiomhole.