Britain’s Karim Khan was sworn on Wednesday as the new prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, facing huge challenges, including investigations into the Palestinian territories, Afghanistan and the Philippines. Khan, 51, a former defence lawyer for the Hague-based tribunal, was elected by ICC member states in February to serve a […]

Federal Government has asked the House of Representatives to enact a law to regulate social and online media in Nigeria. Minister of Information and National Orientation, Lai Mohammed, at a public hearing organised by the House on Wednesday, urged the lawmakers to amend the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) Act to […]

President Joe Biden and President Vladimir Putin face off Wednesday at a tense Geneva summit, where ghosts of the Cold War will hover over modern-day US concerns about Russian cyber attacks and what the White House sees as a dangerous authoritarian drift. The setting — a sumptuous villa overlooking Lake […]

The Former Commandant General of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, CG Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu has called on Nigerian to consistently Support the Security Agencies with relevant Information that are determine to end the Security challenges across the Country. He made this known in a Media Interaction with team […]

Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka has said that Nigeria may not celebrate another Democracy Day if the system of government is not decentralised. On the sidelines of protests which greeted Democracy Day celebration on June 12, Soyinka added that the feeling the nation is plunging into destruction is the reason […]

Villagers have erected a super-sized penis due to farmers’ concerns over drought and salty water from irrigation canals damaging crops. The sculpture was erected by villagers in Yothaka, in Thailand’s Chachoengsao province, to end a period of drought. The local village headman, Chamnan Kenthongdaeng, 52, told a press conference that […]

Traditional rulers of the Ohafia community in Abia State have decried frequent harassment and intimidation of law-abiding citizens by security agencies. The monarchs made the complaint at an emergency meeting of the Council of Ohafia Monarchs, leading members of Ohafia Improvement Union, OIU, and Ohafia leaders of thoughts. They specifically […]

Nigeria has lost N24.72 bn ($60.14m) in just 10 days after the country banned microblogging and social networking service, Twitter, NetBlocks Cost of Shutdown Tool reports. According to NetBlocks, Nigeria loses N102.9m ($250,600) hourly owing to the indefinite suspension of Twitter in Nigeria on June 5, 2021. The ban was […]

Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulrasheed Bawa, on Tuesday, raised an alarm that some politicians have been after his life since he assumed the office. Bawa spoke during an interview on Channels Television’s Sunrise daily. According to him, what has befallen him was a true justification that […]

Years after their disbandment, the Bakassi Boys, a vigilante group in the South East, have returned to some parts of Awka, Anambra State capital. They were seen in two vans, singing and warning criminals. However, it could not be confirmed who invited the dreaded vigilante group. When contacted, the Police […]

In total submission to the will of God, the Church regrets to announce the home calling of Baba Filibus Panti Father to the Archbishop of LCCN, Most Rev Musa Panti Filibus. Baba Filibus Panti was called to eternal rest today Saturday 12th June, 2021 Statement by the Archbishop’s secretary, Rev […]

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