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Great War?

Daily Beast - ‎27 minutes ago‎
Amid possibly loose talk by Vladimir Putin of using nuclear weapons in the Ukraine imbroglio, Kiev is shifting its focus from defeating pro-Russia separatists in the eastern part of the country to fending off a deeper cross-border incursion by Russia.

US carries out counterterrorism strike in Somalia

Toronto Star - ‎49 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON—The U.S. military carried out a counterterrorism strike Monday against leaders of the militant group Al Shabab in Somalia, Pentagon officials said, although it was unclear whether the operation was successful.

Move likely to break deadlock - ‎1 hour ago‎
ISLAMABAD: Shortly after Army Chief Gen Raheel Sharif met Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif at the besieged PM House, the government ordered inclusion of an anti-terrorism clause in the charges levelled against the prime minister and 20 other accused in the ...

LETTER FROM LONDON: Whose side is Zuma on in Lesotho crisis talks?

BDlive - ‎32 minutes ago‎
Marvin Meintjies: whose interests will Zuma be serving as he attempts to negotiate a solution in Lesotho? Tools & Services · Blogs Calculators Multimedia Business Times Seminars Virtual Books Education · In Depth · Election 2014 Peter Bruce Interviews ...

Israel plan to seize West Bank land `alarms` UN`s Ban

Zee News - ‎41 minutes ago‎
Jerusalem: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is "alarmed" by Israeli plans to expropriate 400 hectares (988 acres) of Palestinian land in the Bethlehem area in the south of the occupied West Bank, his spokesman said Monday.

How Ebola-Infected Patients Are 'Cured'

Vanguard - ‎40 minutes ago‎
Medical Director of Specialised Infectious Disease unit at the Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Dr.Bruce Ribner has stated that, in general, patients who have recovered from Ebola virus infection have developed a very robust immunity to the virus.

Fashola Vs. Jonathan: 'The difference is so clear'…A MUST READ

Osun Defender - ‎50 minutes ago‎
In this interview with ENIOLA AKINKUOTU, the Chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos State, Chief Dele Ajomale, speaks on politics ahead of the 2015 elections and the policies of the state government.

Our Condition for Peace With Amosun - Kaka

Vanguard - ‎40 minutes ago‎
Former Deputy Governor of Ogun State and a serving Senator, Alhaji Olugbenga Kaka, has given conditions for peace to reign in the Ogun State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC.

INEC and continuous voter registration

Daily Sun - ‎3 hours ago‎
THE dust seems not to have settled on the second phase of the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise recently concluded by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

African Leaders To Attend AU Summit On Terrorism

Bernama - ‎1 hour ago‎
NAIROBI, Sept 2 (Bernama) -- Six African presidents will attend the Africa Union Peace and Security Council (PSC) summit in Nairobi on Tuesday to discuss the latest security threats in the continent, Xinhua news agency reported.

Fire for Fire: How Nigerian Army battled Boko Haram, killed 59 in Bama

Osun Defender - ‎17 minutes ago‎
Boko Haram's drive to expand its caliphate suffered a major setback on Monday as 59 of its members were killed by soldiers while trying to capture Bama, one of the largest towns in Borno State.

Libya: Abdullah al-Thinni Re-appointed To Form New Government

Bernama - ‎24 minutes ago‎
TRIPOLI, Sept 2 (BERNAMA-NNN- AGENCIES) -- Libya's parliament reappointed Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni as the government lost control of ministries in the capital where armed groups have taken over and a separate parliament has claimed ...

UN to Send Team to Investigate Islamic State Crimes in Iraq

NDTV - ‎1 hour ago‎
Geneva: The United Nations agreed on Monday to send investigators to Iraq to examine crimes being committed by Islamic State militants on "an unimaginable scale", with a view to holding perpetrators to account.

Detained Americans in North Korea seek US help

Washington Post - ‎2 hours ago‎
PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korea gave foreign media access Monday to three detained Americans, who - watched by officials as they spoke - called for Washington to send a high-ranking representative to negotiate for their freedom.

Parent kills three pupils in frenzied stabbing attack at school

Irish Examiner - ‎1 hour ago‎
A man with a knife killed three children and wounded five more and a teacher in a primary school in China, on the first day of a new term after the summer holidays.

Japan: 'Non-violent' India need not to sign nuclear treaty, claims Modi

Firstpost - ‎23 minutes ago‎
Tokyo: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday sought to address concerns of international community over India not signing the NPT by saying that the country's commitment to peace and non-violence is engrained in the "DNA of Indian society" which is ...

Kogi farmers get N750m loan

The Nation Newspaper - ‎5 hours ago‎
About 3,800 farmers in Kogi State have benefited from a N750 million loan jointly facilitated by the Bank of Agriculture (BoA) and the state government.

Ajimobi inaugurates N150m substation in Ibadan

The Nation Newspaper - ‎5 hours ago‎
The Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has inaugurated a N150million 2×15 MVA Injection Power Substation at Akanran, in Onaran Local Government Area in Ibadan, Oyo State.

Africa's largest inclusion program begins as govt launch new eID card

BusinessDay - ‎3 hours ago‎
The official launch of the new national eID card by President Goodluck Jonathan, signals the start of Africa's largest inclusion program, industry observers have said.

O3 Capital out with first non-bank credit card

BusinessDay - ‎3 hours ago‎
03 Capital Nigeria Limited, an indigenous financial service institution, is taking the Central Bank's cashless policy to greater heights, with the introduction of the nation's first non-bank credit card.

Mortal Kombat X: Watch Six Minutes of PAX Footage

Gameranx - ‎13 hours ago‎
Mortal Kombat X was shown off at PAX over the weekend, with duels between Raiden and Kano, and Scorpion and Sub Zero showcased for all to see.

Call Me Muna and Don't Attach the MBGN Prefix---Munachi Abii

Daily Times Nigeria - ‎15 hours ago‎
Former beauty queen turned rapper; Munachi Abii had a recent interview with vanguard where she said lot about her career and personal life.

Wizkid Shuts Down Benin Republic With Massive Turn Out!

Daily Times Nigeria - ‎15 hours ago‎
Wizkid is pulling all his strength to show Davido that he still holds his own. The Star Boy shut down Benin Republic over the weekend with 30, 000 people reportedly at his show.

Enyeama withdraws from Super Eagles squad to face Congo, South Africa

DailyPost Nigeria - ‎9 hours ago‎
Enyeama WC 2014 Super Eagles goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama, has pulled out of the squad that will face Congo DR and South Africa, in the 2015 African Nations Cup qualifying matches this month.

Falcao not answer to United's case

SuperSport (blog) - ‎6 minutes ago‎
With most Manchester United fans praying for much-needed defensive reinforcements, manager Louis van Gaal made a surprise deadline-day swoop for flamboyant Colombian striker Radamel Falcao on Monday.

Soccer: Ronaldo raises questions about Real transfer policy

The Straits Times - ‎5 hours ago‎
Cristiano Ronaldo appeared to offer a criticism of Real Madrid president Florentino Perez on Monday by saying the club's transfer policy would probably be different if he was in charge.

NCS collaborates with OAU on software engineering

Nigerian Tribune - ‎5 hours ago‎
As part of its Corporate Social Responsibilities (CSR) and in pursuance of its vision and mission of manpower development, the Nigeria Computer Society (NCS), last week, partnered the Centre of Excellence in Software Engineering of Obafemi Awolowo ...

Cave markings 'bring Neanderthals closer to us'

GlobalPost - ‎43 minutes ago‎
Markings dating back 40,000 years suggest Neanderthals were considerably more sophisticated than previously thought, researchers say.

NASA captures amazing solar flare

Brisbane Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
RAW VIDEO: NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory captures images of solar flares which erupted on the left side of the sun. 02/09/14.

'Better to watch dolphins on TV' - ‎5 hours ago‎
Environmental activists shout slogans as they form the phrase “Stop the Killings” outside the Japanese Embassy Monday, Sept.1, 2014 at suburban Pasay City to protest the annual hunting of dolphins in Taiji, Japan which starts on the first day of September.

Look at These Incredible Close-Ups of a Volcanic Eruption in Iceland

TIME - ‎1 hour ago‎
Ragnar Th. Sigurdsson has been photographing volcanoes in Iceland for four decades, so it makes sense that he's keeping a close eye on the latest activity at Bardarbunga, which rests on the northwestern edge of the Vatnajokull ice cap.

Nigeria records another Ebola case in oil city; Country's total at 17 cases

Daily News & Analysis - ‎24 minutes ago‎
Nigeria has a third confirmed case of Ebola in the oil hub of Port Harcourt, bringing the country's total confirmed infections to 17, with 271 people under surveillance, the health minister said on Monday.

Ebola: We're In Control – Fashola

Leadership Newspapers - ‎1 hour ago‎
Following the discovery of fresh cases of Ebola Virus Disease in different parts of the country, Lagos State governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola yesterday, allayed the fears of Nigerians, saying collaborative efforts of government had brought the diseases under ...