Shawn, the widow of legendary American broadcaster, Larry King, has gone to court to contest his will. He was worth two million dollars. On Monday Page Six reported that Larry King’s widow, Shawn King, planned to file court papers contesting his secret will. On Tuesday, her lawyers filed the documents […]

…seeks Senate confirmation of nominee President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday asked the Senate to confirm Mr Abdulrasheed Bawa as the new Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, disclosed this in a statement titled, “President Buhari requests Senate […]

Nigeria’s former minister of finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has been assigned as the Director-General of the World Trade Organisation. Okonjo-Iweala’s appointment was confirmed by WTO at a General Council meeting following a nomination procedure of eight candidates from around the world. The tweet read: “Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala from Nigeria is appointed […]

The West African Examinations Council has released 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination for private candidates (second series). Announcing the release of the results on Monday, the council said 39.82 per cent made credits in five subjects, including Mathematics and English. According to the Head of the National Office, […]

Minister of Defence, Major-General Bashir Magashi (retd), on Monday said he has he cannot tell when the war against insurgency in Nigeria would end. According to him, the ongoing war against insurgency in the country is not a conventional war that could be predicted by determining the weakness of the […]

Bala Mohammed, Bauchi State Governor has denied reports making the rounds that he is backing criminal herdsmen in the country. The governor in a statement through his media aide Muktar Gidado quoted said; “The primary objective of the Governor was to avert the dangerous prospect of nation-wide backlash as tempers […]

The Bauchi State chapter of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, has implored the Federal Government to license guns to Nigerians for self-defence. The state chairman of the association Sadiq Ibrahim Ahmed, made the request while responding to a comment by the Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, who […]

Image-of-Kamala-Harris-at-the-swearing-in-2021-for-an-article-on-Firstnews- about-Nigerian-men-and-patriarchy Kamala Harris at the 2021 presidential swearing in So, it’s obvious that Nigerian men derive pleasure from being unfortunate and I honestly don’t blame them. After all, audacity is currently on sale in Lagos market. Nonsense! Since Kamala Harris recently got sworn in as the first female Vice […]

US President Joe Biden on Sunday called on Congress to enact “commonsense” gun law reforms, three years after the school shooting in Parkland, Florida. Herdsmen took up arms to defend themselves against brutality – Gumi Buhari won’t condone ethnic, religious violence – Garba Shehu “This administration will not wait for […]

Samsung’s latest Galaxy S Series has received amazing reviews around the world. It is clearly Samsung’s greatest Galaxy yet. The new Galaxy S21 5G series builds on its impressive legacy to offer a premium flagship experience that makes everyday epic. And starting from today, Galaxy S21 5G will be available […]

The national chairman of Christian Association of Nigeria (Youth Wing), Belusochukwu Enwere, on Saturday called on Nigerian youths to reunite the country during the Valentine Day celebration, rather than indulging in immorality and vices. According to him, youths should “celebrate with sense”, warning that Valentine day celebration should not be […]

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