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On the Ebola Outbreak in West Africa

Huffington Post - ‎7 hours ago‎
There is an ongoing crisis in West Africa that continues to become more serious by the day. With over 3,000 dead as of September, the world is faced with the largest Ebola outbreak in known history.

China FM issues warning over 'illegal' protests in Hong Kong

Business Standard - ‎1 hour ago‎
China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi has issued a stern warning against any "illegal" protests in Hong Kong. Currently on a visit to Washington, Wang also warned that the matter was an "internal affair" for China.

Dundee drops off university global list

Herald Scotland - ‎2 hours ago‎
A SCOTTISH university has dropped out of an influential league table of the world's best institutions, prompting calls for sustained public investment in the sector.

Baghdad envoy says week-long religious break might put off combat approval - ‎17 minutes ago‎
AUSTRALIA'S combat engagement in Iraq might be further delayed. By a religious holiday. The Abbott government is still waiting for Iraq's permission to send in fighter aircraft against extremists.

NIMR DG calls for proper funding of health research

The Guardian Nigeria - ‎3 hours ago‎
THE Director General, Nigeria Institute of Medical Research (NIMR), Prof. Innocent Achanya Otoba Ujah, has called on the government to set aside a fund reserve for health researches in the country.

Water in the solar system (1)

The Guardian Nigeria - ‎3 hours ago‎
WHEN you moved from the village to the city, and started traveling to different places within and (possibly) outside Nigeria, it changed your way of thinking—broadened your horizon.
Power Of Dream (1)

INEC Issues 2015 Elections Notice To Parties

Leadership Newspapers - ‎2 hours ago‎
With 137 days to the 2015 presidential election and other elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, issued a notice of election to the 25 political parties signifying that the election process is on course.

Lagos 2015: Muslim Groups disown Islamic scholar, rejects Christian Governor

DailyPost Nigeria - ‎7 hours ago‎
ramadan prayer muslim Islamic organizations in Lagos State at a Press Conference on Wednesday said they would oppose any move to elect next governor of the State based on religious sentiment.

2015: Mark warns politicians against treasonable comments

The Nation Newspaper - ‎2 hours ago‎
Senate President David Mark warned politicians yesterday to desist from making inflammatory or treasonable comments capable of jeopardising the transition process, ahead of the 2015 elections.

2015: PDP Group Vows To Deliver 2m Votes For Jonathan

Leadership Newspapers - ‎3 hours ago‎
As the 2015 general election is fast approaching, the Peoples Democratic Party Youths For Rural Empowerment Advocacy Project(REAP) Plateau State chapter has pledged to support President Goodluck Jonathan with two million votes.

FG plans partnership with Anambra on aqua-culture

Nigerian Tribune - ‎5 hours ago‎
The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr Akinwunmi Adesina, has promised to partner with the Anambra State government in the areas of Aqua-culture development, mechanisation and other investment opportunities that may abound in the ...

Nigeria @ 54: Protesters Storm Abuja, Protest President's Inaction On Chibok Girls - ‎1 hour ago‎
Several protesters today stormed Nigeria's capital, Abuja, to register their displeasure with what they called the Federal Government's disregard for the plight of more than 200 schoolgirls abducted in Chibok, Borno State in mid-April.

Ekpenyong commends Akpabio on governorship zoning in Akwa Ibom

The Guardian Nigeria - ‎9 hours ago‎
AHEAD of 2015 governorship election, a former deputy governor of Akwa Ibom State, Dr. Chris Ekpenyong, has said that Governor Godswill Akpabio has won the war on zoning, but 'has not won the war on who succeeds him.

School bombing kills 30 children in Syria

The Nation - ‎2 hours ago‎
Do you endorse the signing of the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) between Afghanistan, NATO and the US? Yes. No. Don't know.

Obama's protection: US secret service chief quits

New Vision - ‎45 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON - The US Secret Service director resigned Wednesday, paying the price for a string of security lapses by the elite presidential protection branch, including one in which an armed intruder ran into the White House.

De Lille to give on nobel summit

The New Age Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille will make an announcement on Thursday relating to the 14th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates to be held in the city.

SON Launches New Regime For Imported Used Vehicles

Leadership Newspapers - ‎2 hours ago‎
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) yesterday, accredited three companies for the implementation of its new conformity assessment programme regime that would make used vehicles imported into the country conform to applicable standards.

Nigeria's trade with China hits $11.7b

The Guardian Nigeria - ‎3 hours ago‎
trade THE bilateral trade volume between Nigeria and China has hit $11.76 billion in first eight months of this year. This represents a 36 per cent increase on the figure recorded in the corresponding period of last year.

Eni paid $533m bribe to Nigerian politicians – Prosecutors

The Punch - ‎5 hours ago‎
Italian oil and gas major, Eni, the parent company of Nigeria Agip Oil Company, has been alleged to have used at least half of the $1.1bn paid to purchase a Nigerian oil field in 2011 to bribe local politicians, intermediaries and others, according to official ...

'Lagos Drivers Will Now Get Drivers License Within Two Hours'

Nigerian Bulletin - ‎16 hours ago‎
In Lagos State, drivers will now be able to process and receive their driving license within two hours. The Commissioner for Transportation, Kayode Opeifa, said this during the commissioning of the Motor Vehicle Agency's One-Stop Centre, adding that the ...

Intel's Latest Campaign To Halve African Technology Gender Gap

Ventures Africa - ‎14 hours ago‎
VENTURES AFRICA - Intel has launched a new digital literacy campaign under its “She Will Connect” initiative to reach 5 million African women and therefore halve the gender gap in technology in the sub-Saharan African region by 2016.

6 Popular Nigerian & American Celebrities Whose Marriages Suffered in 2014

Nigerian Bulletin - ‎12 hours ago‎
So much has happened in the lives of celebrities, Nollywood actresses, popular singers and other prominent names in the Nigerian and American showbiz industries for the year 2014 but one that has taken centre stage as the world approaches the last ...

P-Square's Peter Okoye Injures Leg In On-Stage Accident [PHOTO] - ‎6 hours ago‎
P-Square's Peter Okoye suffered an injury after he fell off stage during a performance. Peter was performing with brother Paul at the Beat FM Triple 9 concert when he stepped too close to the edge of the stage and fell off.

When Iseyin celebrated Oro-Ebedi Festival

Nigerian Tribune - ‎5 hours ago‎
Last week was the annual Oro-Ebedi Festival in Iseyin, Oyo State, and it was an opportunity for the indigenes of the ancient town from far and near to return home to celebrate the warrior who founded the town, and defended it against external aggressors.

In dramatic fashion, Amaju becomes NFF boss

Daily Sun - ‎Sep 30, 2014‎
Dikko Shehu, who was be- lieved to be the anointed candi- date of Aminu Maigari did not feature. He was no where near the Golden Tulip Hotel, venue of the congress.

Should Siasia replace Keshi? - ‎17 hours ago‎
Should the Big Boss's troubled reign come to an end, would the former Nigeria manager be an upgrade? FEATURE By James Ezimoha.

Walruses seek refuge in Alaska, driven by vanishing sea ice

GMA News - ‎49 minutes ago‎
In this September 14 handout photo, an estimated 35,000 walruses are seen huddled together on a beach near the village of Point Lay, Alaska, 700 miles northwest of Anchorage.

ISRO, NASA to Explore Mars Together

The New Indian Express - ‎3 hours ago‎
BANGALORE: India and the United States on Tuesday formally announced the formation of a NASA-ISRO Mars working group, which will establish procedures for co-operation between the two countries in the exploring Mars.

Mysterious 'Man in the Moon' Born from Magma

Nature World News - ‎1 hour ago‎
The mysterious "man in the moon" face we see in the night sky - which is actually just a giant basin known as the Procellarum region - was not born from an asteroid strike as previously thought, but from a large plume of magma deep within the Moon's interior, ...

Gene plays an important role in monarch butterfly's migration

Capital OTC - ‎2 hours ago‎
The mass migration of monarch butterflies in North America is one of the nature's mysteries which are getting unraveled now. These monarch butterflies embark on a journey 3000 miles of arduous journey from far Northern Canada down into Mexico and the ...

Fashola tasks scientists on homegrown solutions

The Guardian Nigeria - ‎3 hours ago‎
LAGOS State governor, Babatunde Fashola (SAN), has charged scientists and academic researchers in the country to come forward with research proposals, towards finding local solutions to deadly Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) among other problems facing ...