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We lost our best guys and girls to Iran crash — Ukraine airline chief

Ukraine International Airlines President Yevhenii Dykhne on Saturday said he never doubted that the airline had not caused the crash of its passenger plane in Iran. According to Ukrainian government figures, 11 Ukrainians, including nine crew members, died in the...

Boko Haram Attacks Borno Town, Kills 20 Soldiers, Displaces 1,000 Residents

About 20 soldiers were killed and nearly 1,000 people made homeless in a militant attack on a town in northeastern Nigeria, two residents and a military source said on Wednesday. The militants entered Monguno in Borno state posing as a...

US vs Iran: Arewa Youths Attack Trump, Warn Of World War III

Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, AYCF, on Sunday, condemned the United States President, Donald Trump over the killing of Iranian General, Qassem Soleimani. Speaking exclusively with DAILY POST, AYCF President General, Yerima Shettima said Trump should be called to order. A US-backed...

Iranian Hackers Hack Into American Government’s Website, Issue Serious Warning

A US government website has been targeted by hackers claiming to be from Iran, according to a report by Metro UK. The website for the Federal Depository Library Program, fdlp.gov, showed a picture of Donald Trump being punched in the...

Police Name 2 Officers Who Lost their Lives On A Mission To Kill Unarmed IPOB Members

The police have named two officers allegedly killed on Monday by suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra. The police said the officers, Joseph Akubo and Oliver Abbey, were killed during a raid on the Anambra home of Ifeanyi...

Kogi guber: Governor Bello assures of violence-free, credible poll

The Graphic Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello, has assured stakeholders and citizens of the state of rancour-free and credible governorship election in the state on November 16. The governor gave the assurance on Thursday in Lokoja during a stakeholders meeting...

Lagos government strengthens emergency preparedness against infectious diseases

The Lagos State Government (LASG) says it has strengthened its emergency preparedness against emerging infectious diseases through the implementation of policies on bio-security and bio-banking. The state Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, said this on Sunday in...

Hameed Ali: Why federal government closed Nigeria’s borders

Retired Col. Hameed Ali, Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), on Thursday said the closure of Nigeria’s borders by Federal Government was undertaken to strengthen the nation’s security and protect its economic interests. Ali speaking during a meeting with...

NGF: Highlights of issues discussed

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum meeting was held at the forum’s office in Maitama, Abuja on Tuesday evening. The meeting was presided over by its chairman who doubles as the Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, and was attended...

Isreali soldier found dead with stab wounds in West Bank

An Israeli soldier was found dead with stab wounds in the West Bank early on Thursday, the military said. The body was discovered in the area of Gush Etzion, south of Jerusalem, according to dpa. The military did not identify...

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Transfer: Barcelona forward leaves Camp Nou as club sign Brazilian midfielder

Barcelona have confirmed that forward, Alejandro Marqués has left the club to join Juventus for 8.2 million euros....

Buhari, Osinbajo, governors dragged to court, asked to make their assets public

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has asked an Abuja Federal High Court to order President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo...

2023: Doyin Okupe reveals why PDP can’t win election, kicks off fresh campaign

Doyin Okupe, a former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan has started a campaign on social media calling for the change of name for...

INEC declares APC candidate winner of Kagarko Kaduna rerun election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has declared the candidate of All Progressive Congress (APC) for Kagarko constituency of Kaduna State, Hon. Nuhu...

LaLiga: Setien speaks after Barcelona’s 2-0 defeat to Valencia

Barcelona manager, Quique Setien has reacted to his side’s La Liga 2-0 defeat to Valencia on Saturday. Valencia defeated Barcelona, thanks to Maxi...