WHO gets first African head

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus from Ethiopia will be the next director general of the World Health Organization (WHO). He will be the first African to head up the UN agency, after

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Germany 1 – 0 England

Gareth Southgate suffered his first defeat in charge of England as Lukas Podolski’s spectacular second-half winner provided a fitting farewell to his Germany career in Dortmund. Southgate had been undefeated

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Tony Bellew: ‘I asked injured Haye to stop’

Tony Bellew said he feared for David Haye’s safety and asked the heavyweight and his corner to end Saturday’s fight at the O2 Arena before he scored an 11th-round stoppage.

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My incarceration, failed Presidential bids taught me valuable lessons – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said he learnt valuable lessons in social justice from the country’s history and his own personal life struggles. President  Buhari said his administration will continue

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Trio win Nobel Physics Prize for exotic matter research

British scientists David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz won the Nobel Physics Prize on Tuesday for revealing the secrets of exotic matter, the Nobel jury said. “This year’s laureates

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ECOWAS court orders immediate release of Dasuki

*Fines Nigeria N15m over dentention The Economic Community of West Africa State (ECOWAS) Court has ordered immediate release of former National Security Adviser, Colonel Muhammadu Sambo Dasuki from detention where

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Katsina gets new Head of Service

Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has approved the appointment of Alhaji Garba Mani as the new Head of the Civil Service of the state. , SSA Media. A

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56th anniversary: Nigerians working hard to address challenges – US

The United States of America (USA) has congratulated Nigeria on the occasion of the its 56th Independence Anniversary which comes up on Saturday, October 1, 2016. On behalf of President

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Agility announces winners of Africa 2016 photo competition

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, today announced the winners of its Africa 2016 Photo Competition, a series of photographs that show how quickly Africa is modernizing, growing and even leading

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Economist report on “Change begins with me” campaign racist – FG

The Federal Govermment has reacted angrily to a report by the Economist Magazine which criticized the “Change begins with me” campaign launched by President Muhammadu Buhari recently. While launching the

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