Xenophobia: Another Nigerian Reportedly Killed By South African Police

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The Nigeria Union in South Africa has confirmed the killing of a member, Kingsley Ikeri, at Vryheid town in Kwazulu Natal Province on Aug. 30. Ikeri, 27, was a businessman and native of Mbaitolu, Imo State. Bartholomew Eziagulu, Chairman of the union in the province, said in Durban, on Friday, that Ikeri was allegedly tortured to death by ...

Kenya Presidential Election Cancelled By Supreme Court

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Kenya's Supreme Court has annulled the result of last month's presidential election, citing irregularities, and ordered a new one within 60 days. The election commission had declared incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta the winner by a margin of 1.4 million votes. Raila Odinga, Mr Kenyatta's opponent, said members of the commission had committed a monstrous crime. President Kenyatta said he ...

Ethiopia Airlines is now negotiating to take over Nigeria’s troubled Arik Air over financial crisis

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Ethiopian Airlines is reportedly currently negotiating with the Nigerian government to take over bankrupt Arik Air, a senior official confirmed in Addis Ababa. The Director of International Service at the Ethiopian Airlines Group, Mr. Esayas Weldemariam, confirmed in Addis Ababa on Wednesday that the East African carrier is “willing and able to take over the management ...

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Actor, Yul Edochie, emerges DPC governorship candidate for Anambra state election, to vie against incumbent governor Willie Obiano

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Actor Yul Edochie, yesterday won the governorship primary of the Democratic Peoples Congress DPC. He would be the party's flag bearer in the Anambra state governorship election come November 18th this year. He would be contesting against the state governor, Willie Obiano and others. Announcing his victory at the primary, Yul on his IG wrote "And ...

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EID-EL-KABIR: JONATHAN URGES “INDIVIDUAL SACRIFICES” FOR A BETTER WORLD

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Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has urged Nigerians and the world to work towards uniting humanity with the Eid-el-Kabir celebration. Jonathan made this call in a Facebook post noting that the religious festival is to celebrate Abraham, whom he described as the paterfamilias of three different religions. He wrote, “As Nigerian Muslims mark Eid el Kabir (Eid al-Adha) my family and ...

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HAJJ 2017: 2 MORE NIGERIANS DIE

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The Chairman of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) Abdullahi Mukhtar has announced the death of two more Nigerian pilgrims in Saudi Arabia, bringing the number of deaths to seven – out of the 81,200 Nigerian pilgrims presenting observing the Hajj. Mukhtar said, “We have recorded two additional deaths, bringing the number to seven and this is lower ...

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10 Medical Reasons For Feeling Tired

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Any serious illness, especially painful ones, can make you tired. But some quite minor illnesses can also leave you feeling washed out. Here are 10 health conditions known to cause fatigue. 1. Coeliac disease This is a type of food intolerance, where your body reacts badly when you eat gluten – a substance found in bread, cakes ...

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‘We don’t feel safe with Donald Trump as president’ – Kim Kardashian

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Reality TV star, Kim Kardashian has subtly stated her dislike for US president, Donald Trump, whom she said should not be in the White House. According to Kim, anyone could run America better than The Donald currently is; going as far to saying even her daughter, North, would make a better president. 'Anyone can run the US better. My daughter would ...

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NIGERIA NEWSPAPERS HEADLINES AND REVIEWS FOR TODAY [Fri-01-Sep-2017]

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Punch Headlines Today Ending lawlessness on the highways Rivers rerun: Court wrong to declare joint panel illegal, says IGP New constitution amendments trapped at N'Assembly Farmer emerges governorship candidate in Anambra Ways to respond to negative reviews NSE suspends trading on Avon Crowncaps' shares Union Bank's N50bn rights issue receives SEC's approval Ethiopian Airlines moves to take over Arik Power generation drops by 248MW ...