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20 killed in Nigeria bomb attack

The Hindu - ‎36 minutes ago‎
At least 20 people were killed in a bomb blast in the city of Zaria, northern Nigeria, on Tuesday, a regional governor said. “I am sad that a terrorist bomb attack just killed 20 people in Sabon Gari Zaria,” Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai, the governor of Kaduna ...

President Buhari Saves Indebted States From Chaos

NAIJ.COM - ‎1 hour ago‎
President Muhammadu Buhari, has saved the nation from what might have degenerated to a complete shutdown of system in the states owing workers backlog of salaries.

PDP Mocks APC Over Inability To Resolve Crisis Tearing It Apart

NAIJ.COM - ‎2 hours ago‎
Cairo Ojougboh, the vice-chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the South-South, has mocked the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) over its failure to solve its crisis.

Burundian Opposition Rejects Museveni as Mediator on Crisis

Bloomberg - ‎1 hour ago‎
Burundian opposition parties rejected the appointment of Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni by regional leaders to help mediate an end to the political crisis in the East African nation.

Iran nuclear talks: Deal 'within reach' as deadline nears

BBC News - ‎28 minutes ago‎
World powers and Iran will continue to work towards a comprehensive nuclear deal even though they are likely to miss Tuesday's deadline, officials say.

Saraki - Senate Will Promote Zero Tolerance for Corruption

AllAfrica.com - ‎34 minutes ago‎
Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, monday said there would be no hiding place for corrupt elements in the country. Saraki made this declaration when the Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Mr.

Impeachment - Mass Rally Against Aregbesola Slated for Today

AllAfrica.com - ‎2 hours ago‎
Osogbo - Scores of Osun State citizens were yesterday said to be warming up towards participating in today's rally in support of Governor Rauf Aregbesola's impeachment, according to the organisers, Civil Societies' Coalition for Emancipation of Osun ...

Police Fortify Security At Worship Centres In Abuja, Ban Street Hawking

CHANNELS TELEVISION - ‎18 minutes ago‎
police The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Solomon Arase has mandated State Command Commissioners of Police to strengthen security at all Mosques, Churches and other worship centers across the country.

Kaduna Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board fixes July 15 deadline

News24 Nigeria - ‎5 hours ago‎
Kaduna - The Kaduna State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has fixed July 15 as deadline for payment of Hajj fares by prospective pilgrims from the state.

Malawi Uhuru: Lungu, Mutharika get standing ovation

Zambia Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
PRESIDENT Lungu arrived at Kamuzu Banda Stadium in the company of his Malawian counterpart, Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika, to a standing ovation by thousands of people who had gathered for the country's 51st independence anniversary yesterday.

Big cocaine bust at OR Tambo follows discovery of 40000 Viagra tablets

Times LIVE - ‎3 hours ago‎
Customs officials made what the South African Revenue Service (Sars) is calling “one of biggest cocaine busts ever” at OR Tambo International Airport.

Celebrity bikers mirror Madiba magic

Independent Online - ‎6 hours ago‎
Johannesburg - Many South Africans are familiar with giving up 67 minutes of their time on Mandela Day, but some of South Africa's celebrities will be making it a three-day affair.

Cape Town pegged to get one-stop visa centre

News24 - ‎1 hour ago‎
Cape Town - The destination marketing, investment and trade promotion agency for the Western Cape has hosted a legislation workshop aimed at constructive engagements between certain sectors, like the film industry, and the Department of Home Affairs ...

Bill Cosby 'obtained sedatives for sex'

Channel 4 News - ‎7 minutes ago‎
US comedian Bill Cosby admitted he obtained sedatives he intended to give to young women before sex, according to court documents.

Kenyan politicians tell Barack Obama to leave 'gay rights' talk at home

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎20 hours ago‎
Barack Obama has been warned by senior Kenyan politicians not to raise the issue of homosexuality when he visits his ancestral homeland later this month.

NATO Convoy in Afghanistan Is Struck by Suicide Car Bomb

New York Times - ‎41 minutes ago‎
KABUL, Afghanistan - A military convoy of the NATO coalition led by the United States in Afghanistan was struck by a suicide car bomb here on Tuesday, wounding at least four civilians in the area.

Edo judiciary workers suspend 6-months-old strike

Daily Trust - ‎6 hours ago‎
Judiciary workers in Edo State under the aegis of Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) yesterday called off its six-months-old strike for a “period of one month”.

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Invite you to Experience Wraith at the Goodwood ...

Financial Express - ‎20 hours ago‎
For a fleeting moment, an air of silent and rarefied civility descended upon the super-car paddock at the Goodwood Festival of Speed last Sunday as a Rolls-Royce Wraith, resplendent in Ensign Red with contrast Jubilee Silver coachwork, settled into its ...

Five smartphones to look forward to

PCWorld - ‎Jul 3, 2015‎
If you're planning to buy a new smartphone this year, but haven't bought one yet it might be better to wait a bit longer: Apple, Samsung Electronics and OnePlus are all expected to launch new models in the next couple of months.

Intel the latest tech giant to announce leadership changes

FierceCIO - ‎18 hours ago‎
The past few weeks have seen a number of announcements of top tech executive departures, and the latest came from Intel late last week.

Airtel hires senior MTN executive Wim Vanhelleputte as its new executive ...

Economic Times - ‎7 hours ago‎
NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel named Wim Vanhelleputte its new executive director for a key business unit within Africa, a region where the telecom operator is still struggling to turn around its loss-making operations.

Toolz: Fiancé holds surprise birthday for media personality

Pulse Nigeria - ‎2 hours ago‎
Her fiancé Captain Tunde Demuren held a surprise birthday party for her yesterday at Fusion Restaurant Lagoon. Published: 2 minutes ago; Ayomide O. Tayo.

Kate Henshaw: Actress stuns in Iconic Invanity

Pulse Nigeria - ‎3 hours ago‎
Kate Henshaw stepped out for the premiere of 'Do Good'' last night and she lit up the carpet in a gorgeous Iconic Invanity piece.

Customer satisfaction: The DStv case study

TheCable - ‎2 hours ago‎
As consumers, we are daily bombarded with options. And from these, we are invited to choose. One option offers undeniable quality, the other less so.

Twin sisters give birth on the same day

Stuff.co.nz - ‎18 hours ago‎
Like many twins, Katie Bowden and Amy Meredith-Davies have shared a lot of milestones throughout their lives. Now the Welsh sisters have one more thing in common, after giving birth to their first children on the same day.

Mayweather stripped of title he won in Pacquiao fight

Reuters Africa - ‎3 hours ago‎
(Reuters) - Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been stripped of the welterweight world title he won after beating Filipino Manny Pacquiao this year for failing to comply with rules, the World Boxing Organization said on Monday.

Emmanuel Adebayor converts to Islam in web video

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎50 minutes ago‎
Emmanuel Adebayor has converted to Islam in a ceremony recorded and posted to YouTube. The Tottenham striker, 31, is seen wearing white robes taking part in the Shahada, a ceremony in which one declares belief in 'the oneness of Allah and acceptance ...

Civil Defence wins National Judo Championship

Daily Trust - ‎6 hours ago‎
Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps NSCDC topped the medals table at the just concluded National Judo Trials for the 11th All Africa Games billed for Congo Brazzaville.

Super Falcons: Dutch coach, Hesterine de Reus primed for Super Eagles job

Pulse Nigeria - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Nigeria Football Federation are in talks with Dutch tactician Hesterine de Reus to take over as coach of the Super Falcons of Nigerian.

Alien life on Philae Comet, scientists say

Sky News Australia - ‎4 hours ago‎
Evidence of alien life is 'unequivocal' on the comet carrying the Philae probe through space, two leading astronomers have said.

Nasa spacecraft closing in on Pluto hits speed bump, but recovers

Livemint - ‎1 hour ago‎
A computer overload prompted the spacecraft to partially shut down on 4 July— just days before the first-ever close flyby of Pluto.

Driverless taxis can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Economic Times - ‎16 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON: A fleet of driverless taxis roaming a city to pick up passengers may not only be cost-effective, it could also greatly reduce per-mile emissions of greenhouse gases, say scientists, including one of Indian-origin.

USA vs. Japan Part II: Giant robots set to duel

CNN - ‎3 hours ago‎
(CNN) "Suidobashi, you have a giant robot, we have a giant robot. You know what needs to happen." With these fighting words, a new, robo-martial space race era was born.

Nigerian gay, bi men report more fear in healthcare after law

Reuters - ‎10 hours ago‎
(Reuters Health) - Gay and bisexual men in Nigeria are reporting increased reluctance to access healthcare after the country passed a law last year levying additional sanctions against same-sex couples.

Robbers rape female doctors in Calabar

Daily Trust - ‎6 hours ago‎
Two female doctors were raped at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) when armed robbers invaded the health care centre, Chairman of Resident Doctors Association at the hospital, Dr Ikechukwu Ukweh said.

Eight dead as Plateau confirms 167 cases of cholera

The Eagle Online - ‎16 hours ago‎
The Plateau State Ministry of Health on Monday disclosed that 167 cases of cholera had been recorded with eight deaths since May, in two local government areas.

Democratic Republic of Congo survives mass Ebola scare

TheCable - ‎20 hours ago‎
Felix Kabange, minister of health in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), has confirmed that 600 people who fell sick on Saturday and were suspected to have contracted Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) have tested negative to the virus.
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