2022 FIFA World Cup Playoffs: Ghana vs Nigeria: Etafia wants Eagles to focus on tie

Former Moroka Swallows goalkeeper Greg Etafia has urged the Super Eagles to get over the disappointment of suffering a shock exit from the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations and focus on appearing at the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.Etafia admitted that the Eagles raised the hopes of millions of Nigerians with their brilliant performances…

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With half a million people starving, UN warns war is pushing Gaza to famine

“It is a situation where pretty much everybody in Gaza is hungry one in every four people is starving in Gaza as we speak,’’ explained Arif Husain. The World Food Program chief economist warned that if the Israel-Hamas war continued at the same levels and food deliveries were not restored, the population of the Palestinian…

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‘Ignoble act’ — Oluwo hits Obasanjo for asking monarchs to stand to greet Makinde

bdulrosheed Akanbi, the Oluwo of Iwo, has berated ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo for asking traditional rulers to stand up to greet Seyi Makinde, governor of Oyo. During the commissioning of a 34.85 km Oyo-Iseyin road in Oyo state on Friday, Obasanjo had ordered the monarchs who were present at the occasion to stand to greet the…

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Makinde swears-in 10 Commissioners, President Customary Court of Appeal

…charges them to hit the ground running *To meet ALGON on infrastructure devt at the grassroots  Trust Africa News, By Ayomide Otitoju Oyo State Governor, ‘Seyi Makinde, on Monday, swore-in 10 commissioners and the President of the Customary Court of Appeal, Justice Moshood Abass, charging them to hit the ground running and to remain on…

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Biden Warns Putin of ‘Severe Costs’ of Ukraine Invasion

President Joe Biden told Russia’s Vladimir Putin that invading Ukraine would cause “widespread human suffering” and that the West was committed to diplomacy to end the crisis but “equally prepared for other scenarios,” the White House said Saturday. It offered no suggestion that the hourlong call diminished the threat of an imminent war in Europe.Biden…

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‘I don’t believe the world’ – Zelensky says as Russian forces close entry, exit to Ukrainian city

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said it is now difficult for him to believe the world. The President said he can no longer believe reliability of “some countries or some leaders” following the invasion of his country by Russia. Zelensky said when asked on CNN whether he finds the slogan “never again,” being used by most…

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BREAKING: Tinubu unveils African Counter-Terrorism summit

President Bola Tinubu unveiled the African Counter-Terrorism Summit at the Office of the National Security Adviser in Abuja on Monday. The event which is currently ongoing and organised by Nigeria, with support from the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism, will be held from Monday to Tuesday, April 23, 2024, with the theme: ‘Strengthening Regional Cooperation…

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