Amusan and Galadima help catapult Nigeria up to ninth in Commonwealth Games medals table

TEAM Nigeria has jumped to ninth in the Commonwealth Games medals tables thanks to the heroics of Oluwatobiloba Amusan and Suwaibidu Galadima who both won gold yesterday in the women's 110 metres hurdles and paralympic men's 100 T47 sprint respectively.

 

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Pope Francis says Christians should apologise to gays for maltreating them and ask for forgiveness

POPE Francis has called on Christians and the Catholic Church to apologise to lesbians and gays for the way in which they have maltreated them over the decades as they have been discriminated against unjustly.

 

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Kano Zakat and Endowment Commission urges wealthy Muslims to give out alms before Ramadan begins

RELIGIOUS body the Kano State Zakat and Endowment Commission has called on wealthy Muslims to ensure prompt payment of Zakkat to the less well off in society before  commencement of the holy fasting month of Ramadan.

 

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Atiku repeats his calls for the restructuring of Nigeria saying states should control the economy

FORMER vice president Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has repeated his calls for the restructuring of the Nigerian federation and the devolution of powers to the lower tiers of government as a means of tapping into its huge potential.

 

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Delta Central's passionately-Buhari Senator Omo-Agege suspended for 90 legislative days

SENATOR Ovie Omo-Agege representing Delta Central Senatorial District has been suspended for 90 legislative days for insulting the National Assembly by stating that its plans to amend the Electoral Act was a personal attack on President Muhammadu Buhari.

 

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Kaduna wife asks Sharia Court to grant her divorce because husband demands anal sex

KADUNA housewife Asma’u Sulaiman has asked the state's Sharia Court to grant her a divorce from her husband Nura Ahmad because he constantly asks her to perform anal sex which she considers un-Islamic.

 

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Professor at the centre of sex for marks scandal goes into hiding after video recording goes viral

CONTROVERSIAL Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) lecturer Professor Richard Akindele accused of demanding sex from a female student of the institution in return for marks has gone into hiding following the exposure of his shenanigans.

 

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Archbishop of Canterbury urges Buhari to find solutions to Nigeria's challenges as he presents him with book

ARCHBISHOP of Canterbury Rt Reverend Justin Welby has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari has reassured him that his government is focusing on resolving the complex security situation in Nigeria.

 

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Archbishop of Canterbury urges Buhari to find solutions to Nigeria's challenges as he presents him with book

ARCHBISHOP of Canterbury Rt Reverend Justin Welby has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari has reassured him that his government is focusing on resolving the complex security situation in Nigeria.

 

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Israel looking to seal deal with Uganda that will allow it to deport 4,000 African immigrants

ISRAEL is looking to conclude negotiations with Uganda under a groundbreaking agreement that will involve the East African country accepting 4,000 migrants the Jewish state intends to expel under a plan to keep itself pure.

 

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