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Kate wears old dress to Meghan Markle’s wedding, gets mixed reactions

If the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, thought she was being frugal by wearing an old dress to the wedding of her brother-in-law on Saturday, she was mistaken. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle were joined in holy wedlock on Saturday at St Georges Cathedral at Windsor Castle. The mother-of-three is known to sometimes repeat her […]
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9Mobile: NCC conducts fresh due diligence on preferred bidder
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 03:19:47 +0200
Everest Amaefule, Abuja The Nigerian Communications Commission says it is conducting another round of due diligence on the preferred bidder for 9Mobile, Teleology Holdings Limited. The due diligence will determine whether the bid winner has the technical...
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PHOTOS: New DSS boss, Mathew Seiyefa, in maiden outing
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 17:49:52 +0200
The Acting Director-General of the Department of State Services, Mr. Mathew Seiyefa, addressed the media at the national headquarters of the agency in Abuja on Thursday. READ ALSO: Security officials seize ex-DSS boss Daura’s passport See the photographs...
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LSETF, UNDP to commence training for unemployed youths
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 03:22:59 +0200
The Lagos State Employment Trust Fund in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme has revealed plans to commence vocational training for unemployed and underemployed youths. The LSETF, in a statement on Wednesday, described the training...
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Lawmaker, Gov aspirant, others lament demolition of Yinka Ayefele’s Fresh FM
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 13:37:02 +0200
Lawmaker, governorship aspirant and other residents of Ibadan on Sunday lamented Sunday’s demolition of the Music House owned by popular musician, Yinka Ayefele. The Oyo State Government demolished the multi-million naira edifice at around 4.30AM on...
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Filipe Luis is ‘a player we want to keep,’ says Simeone
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 13:36:21 +0200
Brazilian left back Filipe Luis, reportedly coveted by París Saint-Germain, is an “extremely important player” for Atletico Madrid and “one we want to keep a lot,” coach Diego Simeone said on Sunday. “I always want the best...
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Tunisian pilgrim doubles as interpreter at Hajj pilgrimage
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 13:30:08 +0200
Lost in translation? Not in Mecca, thanks to a dedicated squad of interpreters gearing up to help two million Muslims speaking dozens of languages at the annual hajj pilgrimage. The six-day hajj, which starts on Sunday, is one of the five pillars of Islam,...
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Demolition: I obtained necessary documents, approval –Yinka Ayefele
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 13:04:00 +0200
Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan Gospel artiste, Yinka Ayefele, has said that he obtained the necessary documents and due approvals before he constructed his multi-million naira structure that was razed by the Oyo State Government around 4.30 on Sunday morning....
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UK’s richest man, Jim Ratcliffe, forced out of the shadows
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 13:00:59 +0200
Reclusive titan of industry Jim Ratcliffe has found himself under unusual scrutiny after being declared Britain’s richest man, with his political leanings and tax affairs coming under the microscope. The 65-year-old head of the Ineos chemicals group...
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Ayefele’s Fresh FM demolition: Oyo Govt keeps mum
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 12:48:19 +0200
Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan The Oyo State Government has kept mum after the demolition of the multi-million naira edifice housing the Fresh FM station belonging to celebrated musician, Yinka Ayefele. The musician has been wheelchair-bound following an auto...
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Forty years ago: Three popes in three months
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 12:45:32 +0200
The death 40 years ago of Pope John Paul I, who reigned for just 33 days in 1978, paved the way for the Roman Catholic Church to have three pontiffs in three months. And his death was followed by the election of the first non-Italian pope in 400 years,...
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Iran announces new fighter jet
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 12:30:51 +0200
Iran will unveil this week a new jet fighter and upgrade its missile defences to meet threats from Israel and the US, Tasnim news agency said Sunday quoting the defence minister. “Our first priority is our missile capability and we must enhance...
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Israel closes crossing with Gaza after border violence
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 12:22:20 +0200
Israel closed its only crossing for people with the Gaza Strip on Sunday except for humanitarian cases after border clashes, the latest tightening of its blockade on the Palestinian enclave. The move could prevent Gazans from travelling via the crossing...
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BREAKING: PDP wins Taraba Assembly bye-election
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 12:04:57 +0200
Justin Tyopuusu, Jalingo The Independent National Electoral Commission, on Sunday, declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Hon. Garba Ajiya, as the winner of Saturday’s bye-election into Takum 1 State Constituency. The PDP candidate...
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Europe must ‘pay price’ to save nuclear deal –Iran Foreign Minister
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 12:00:40 +0200
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Sunday that Europe had not yet shown it was willing to “pay the price” of defying Washington in order to save the nuclear deal. Zarif said European governments had put forward proposals...
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More bodies found in flooded Indian villages as toll hits 357
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 11:45:25 +0200
Rescuers waded into submerged villages in southern India on Sunday in a desperate search for survivors cut off for days by floods that have already killed more than 350 people. Entire villages in Kerala have been swept away in the state’s worst...
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