Tunisia : UN Human Rights Chief Condemns Murder of Opposition Leader

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Ms. Navi Pillay, has strongly condemned the assassination on Thursday of a Tunisian opposition leader, Mohammed Brahmi, and called...

Kenya:Consumer Federation Migrates from Digital TV saga

The Consumer Federation of Kenya (Cofek) has accused the Ministry of Information Communication and Technology of not honouring its pledge to initiate dialogue among all...

Oil Thieves: No Indicted firm got fuel Importation Contract – FG

Federal government yesterday refuted reports that some oil firms who were indicted by the House of Representatives over their involvement in fuel subsidy scam had been...

Togo Polls: ECOWAS team Commends voters for Peaceful Conduct

The Head of the ECOWAS Election Observation Mission, Ambassador Leopold Ouédraogo, has commended the Togolese people for their high sense of civic duty and patriotism,...

Nigeria Defence College to Graduate 11 Foreign Participants, 120 locals

Nigeria’s apex military institution, the National Defence College (NDC), Abuja, will next week turn out 131 officers, including 11 foreigners, so far the highest...

Nigeria buries 15 Soldiers, victims of Boko Haram, Darfur

President Goodluck Jonathan, on Thursday urged the nation’s military to re-strategise and urgently end the Boko Haram insurgency. The president, represented by...

SURE-P to employ 10,000 youths in Katsina

The Katsina State office of Subsidy Reinvestment Programme (SURE-P) is set to provide employment to no fewer than 10, 000 youths in the state, SURE-P state chairman,...

U.S. Donates Bomb Disposal Equipment to Nigeria Police

The US Department of State, yesterday at the FHQ Abuja donated Explosives Ordinance Disposal (EOD) remote control robots to the Nigeria Police Force. SavidNews Nigeria...

Robbers burgle Confluence Queens Camp, Steals Belongings

Players of Nigeria Women Football League club Confluence Queens on Friday arrived their base in Lokoja to find their belongings carted-away by unknown robbers. The...

Federation Cup : “We Lost Out Gallantly” – ABS

Nigeria Glo Premier league club ABS FC of Ilorin said their exit from this year’s Federation cup was a gallant one as the North-central club made a remarkable fit...

Man,34 dies in Obajana-Lokoja Fatal Road Crash, Friday

Moses Julius Adewumi,34, nicknamed “Taker” on Friday afternoon at about 3:30pm died after having his vehicle involved in an head-on collision with a Dangote...

Federation Cup: “Nasarawa United can surprise Enyimba” – Danladi

Chairman of Nasarawa United, Issac Danlado has predicted a tough match between his side and Enyimba FC in the 2013 Federation Cup quarter final in Abeokuta on Wednesday....

24hrs to Match-Day, NWFL re-schedules Last Ties to Aug 4th

The Nigeria Women Football League on Friday rescheduled the last 2012/2013 season matches with less than 24 hours to the final matches kick-off time to August, 4th,...

UEFA Europa League: Imoh Ezekiel Brace Lifts Liege, Utrecht shocked, Maccabi, Malmo win well

Belgium’s Standard Liege won 3-1 in both legs to triumph 6-2 against KR of Iceland thanks to a brace from Nigerian forward Imoh Ezekiel. Eredivisie outfit Utrecht...

President Kikwete says Tanzanian armed forces ready to defend their nation

Tanzanians will never let any invader occupy part of their territory, President Jakaya Kikwete said Thursday at a military ceremony marking the country’s National...