bbc yoruba
News Update February 19, 2018

BBC starts Igbo and Yoruba services in Nigeria

The British Broadcasting Corporation, BBC World service has launched two new language services for Igbo and Yoruba speakers in Nigeria […]

News Update February 19, 2018

EFCC rejects Patience Jonathan’s settlement offer

Former First Lady Patience Jonathan’s bid to settle out of court the brewing dispute over the strange payment of $11,489,069.03 […]

News Update February 19, 2018

Playwright, Prof Akinwunmi Ishola, dies aged 78

Playwright, culture activist and scholar, Professor Akinwunmi Ishola, has died at the age of 78 after a prolonged illness. Ovation […]

News Update February 16, 2018

Lassa fever kills three in Benue state

The Government of Benue State on Thursday confirmed that two pregnant women and a man died in Makurdi, Benue State […]

Nasir el rufai
News Update February 16, 2018

Kaduna APC faction ‘queries’ governor, El-Rufai

The All Progressives Congress in Kaduna State on Thursday issued a query and warning letter to Governor Nasir Wl-Rufai over […]

President Kabila
General Stories February 15, 2018

DR Congo President Kabila’s motorcade in deadly crash

The DR Congo presidential motorcade was on Wednesday involved in a deadly crash with a cement truck. The crash claimed […]

Jacob Zuma
News Update February 15, 2018

Jacob Zuma finally resigns

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has resigned from his position following intense pressure from his own party, ANC. Zuma made […]

PARKLAND, FL - FEBRUARY 14: People are brought out of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School after a shooting at the school that reportedly killed and injured multiple people on February 14, 2018 in Parkland, Florida. Numerous law enforcement officials continue to investigate the scene. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
News Update February 15, 2018

At least 17 dead in Florida high school attack

At least 17 people are dead after a 19-year-old man opened fire at a high school campus in Parkland, Florida, […]

News Update February 15, 2018

Man in prison for allegedly raping, impregnating teenage girl

A 59-year-old man, Gabriel Bassey, was on Wednesday remanded in prison on the orders of an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court […]

News Update February 15, 2018

Ambode donates N365m mobile cancer centre

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Wednesday donated a mobile cancer centre worth N365million for the diagnosis and treatment of […]

General Stories February 15, 2018

Gunmen kill 2 Nasarawa university students

The Police in Nasarawa State Command on Wednesday confirmed the killing of two students of the Federal University, Lafia by […]