Category Archives: WORLD NEWS

BREAKING: Egypt’s Ousted President, Mohammed Morsi Dies In Court

Mohammed Morsi, the ousted president of Egypt, has collapsed during a court session and died, according to state TV. It is believed that the 67-year-old former leader was attending a session in his trial on espionage charges on Monday when

Atiku Pays $30,000 To Foreign Law Firm To Lobby US To Recognise Him As ‘Authentic’ Winner Of Nigeria’s Election

Atiku Abubakar, Nigeria’s former Vice-President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), is currently lobbying the United States of America for support in his quest to challenge the outcome of the February 23 presidential election. The Independent National

UAE Denies Cancelling 3-Month Tourist Visa For Nigerians

The United Arab Emirate (UAE) embassy in Nigeria has denied suspending three-month tourist visas to Nigerians wishing to visit the country. In a tweet Thursday night, the embassy described the reports of the suspension of three months tourist visas to

UAE Suspends Three-month Tourist Visa to Nigerians After Dubai Robbery

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has suspended the issuance of three months visa to Nigerians. A travels and tours firm, Afric Holidays, announced this in a terse statement through its Instagram page Wednesday. The statement read, “Nigerian Passport holders are

Alan Krueger, Obama’s Economic Adviser Commits Suicide

Alan Krueger, a prominent Princeton University economics professor who advised U.S. Presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama, took his own life over the weekend, his family said in a statement on Monday. He was 58. The statement did not elaborate

Former Super Eagles Star, Efe Sodje, 2 Brothers Jailed For Fraud In UK

Ex-Super Eagles player Efe Sodje, 46, and Stephen Sodje, 43, and ex-rugby player Bright Sodje, 52, have been found guilty and jailed for siphoning off money from their family charity, the Sodje Sports Foundation (SSF). The famous sporting family were

Donald Trump’s Daughter, Tiffany, In Love Affair With Lagos Big Boy

US President Donald Trump is going to have to think twice before speaking politics at the dinner table now that his daughter Tiffany is dating an Arab. Michael Boulos, the son of Lebanese business tycoon Massad Boulos, grew up in

Former US President George H.W. Bush Dies At Age 94

US President Donald Trump reaffirmed Friday in a meeting with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in that he wants a second summit with North Korea’s leader, the White House said. Trump and Moon, meeting on the sidelines of the G20

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle to Quit Palace

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan are expected to move out from Kensington Palace, to the suburbs ahead of the anticipated birth of their first child. Officials said Saturday that Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, would leave the

Sterling Biotech Owner, Nitin Sandesara Fled to Nigeria Over 5,000 Cr Bank Fraud

NEW DELHI: A month after reports suggested that Nitin Sandesara, owner of Gujarat-based Sterling Biotech and wanted by the CBI and the ED in a Rs 5,000 crore bank fraud, was detained in Dubai , it has now emerged that