NiMet predicts flooding in parts of Nigeria in July

The current soil moisture condition across Nigeria shows prospects of moderate to severe run-off over Kaduna, Benue, Anambra, Delta, Gombe, Zamfara and Northern Yobe between July and September, according to Nigerian Meteorological Agency, (NiMet). In a statement in Abuja on Friday, Mrs Tessy Ushie, Head of Public Relations Unit, explained that NiMet made the prediction…

Breaking: PDP Reps Give Buhari Quit Notice

RISING from an emergency this morning (Thursday), Members of the House of Representatives on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), declared that there is vacancy in the Aso Rock come 2019. The Rep. Leo Okuweh Ogor, (Delta) led opposition in the House at a press briefing stated this to highlight the struggles it…

No Disclosing Amount Spent On Buhari’s Medical Trips – FG

..Sets up c’ttee to mend fences with NASS ..As FEC okays WATA, 500m Eurobond, others The Federal Government, yesterday, said it would not disclose to Nigerians the medical expenditure of President Muhammadu Buhari in London, saying the information was too sensitive. It also set up a committee to interface with the National Assembly to mend…

Veteran Anti-Apartheid Activist Kathrada Dies After Brain Surgery

Celebrated South African anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada, a Robben Island prisoner and one of Nelson Mandela’s closest colleagues in the struggle against white rule, died early Tuesday aged 87. Kathrada was among those tried and jailed alongside Mandela in the Rivonia trial in 1964, which drew worldwide attention to the brutalities of the apartheid regime.…