Templates by BIGtheme NET
Home / 2014 / November / 28

Daily Archives: 28th November 2014

Kano mosque blast: Death toll rises to 120

At least 120 people were killed and 270 others wounded on Friday when two suicide bombers blew themselves up and gunmen opened fire during weekly prayers at the mosque of one of Nigeria’s top Islamic leaders. The attack at the Grand Mosque in Kano, the biggest city in the mainly Muslim north of the country, came just as Friday prayers ...

Read More »

Gunmen kidnap Nsukka town union president

The President, Nsukka Town Development Union in Enugu State, Mr. Augustine Alumona, has been kidnapped by gunmen. Alumona was kidnapped on the new Opi-Ugwugo Nike road on his way to Enugu on Thursday. A close relation of the victim who pleaded anonymity said in Nsukka on Friday that Alumona left home at about 6a.m. on Thursday. “I saw him on ...

Read More »

CPC can’t maintain case against Gov. Wada – Supreme Court

Gov Wada

By EUCLID Myke, Abuja The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed the appeal filed by the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) challenging the election of Governor Idris Wada‎ of Kogi State. The defunct party, which was the leading opposition in Kogi State, had approached the Supreme Court after the Court of Appeal dismissed its appeal challenging the decision of a ...

Read More »

PDP mourns victims of Kano blast, Postpones the state’s House of Assembly Primaries

Olisa-Metuh PDP Flag

By EUCLID Myke, Abuja The  national secretariat of Peoples Democratic Party was Friday thrown into mourning following the bomb blast  that claimed the lives of innocent citizens worshiping at the Kano Central Mosque, describing it as “very painful.” Reacting to the satanic act, PDP National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh  said that the party was grief-stricken when it received the news of the ...

Read More »

INEC inaugurates Committee to investigate 2011 Elections

By EUCLID Myke, Abuja The 2011 general election may have come and gone but the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Friday inaugurated a Committee to investigate the nullification of nineteen (19) elections conducted in 2011 for non compliance with the Electoral Act, 2010 (as amended) and for electoral malpractices. During the inauguration of the committee at the Commission’s conference hall, Chairman ...

Read More »

Enugu PDP Crisis: Chime Resorts to Hide-and-Seek as Court Fails to Vacate Injunction

Chime and Ekweremadu

There was an uneasy calm in the Enugu State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Friday as the State High Court declined to vacate earlier order restraining the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, from using the list of delegates elected during the November 1, 2014 ward congresses of the Enugu State PDP for the conduct the primary elections. The Court ...

Read More »

Don’t panic over falling oil price, says Okonjo-Iweala

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

The Finance Minister, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has given an assurance that the government has put strategies in place to deal with falling oil prices for as low as $60 dollars per barrel. The Minister said the scenario-based approaches developed to cushion the unfavourable effects of the falling prices are comprehensive and supported by extensive consultations with global analysts such as the ...

Read More »

Alison-Madueke elected first female OPEC President

Members of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, have elected Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, Minister of Petroleum, as its president, making her the first female president of the oil cartel. Alison-Madueke, who is currently the Alternate President of OPEC, was elected at the 166th meeting of the OPEC Conference in Vienna, Austria, and will assume office from January 2015. She ...

Read More »

Pacquiao to sell mansion after rich neighbours complain

World boxing champion Manny Pacquiao said Thursday he would sell his mansion in one of the Philippine capital’s swankiest areas after his neighbours complained of his visitors wearing shabby clothing. Pacquiao told AFP that as a “man of the masses,” he is not finicky with his visitors, even if they are wearing “just shorts and slippers.” The boxer’s rags-to-riches story, from being ...

Read More »

ăn dặm kiểu NhậtResponsive WordPress Themenhà cấp 4 nông thônthời trang trẻ emgiày cao gótshop giày nữdownload wordpress pluginsmẫu biệt thự đẹpepichouseáo sơ mi nữhouse beautiful