EFCC Should Arrest Lawmakers Ignoring Invitation – Sagay

Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) Prof. Itse Sagay has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to arrest any lawmaker that refused to honour its invitation. He insisted that the National Assembly must recognise EFCC as an institution and that no law says an arrest …

20 Kidnappers Of Lagos Students Killed By Police

Twenty member of the gang that abducted six Lagos State students for more than two months died in gun battle with the police earlier on Friday, during the rescue operation in the creeks of Ondo State. Lagos State Commissioner of police, Mr Fatal Owoseni disclosed this at a news conference …

Earthquake Hits Iran With 10 Injured.

(Xinhua/NAN) Ten people were injured when a 4.7 magnitude earthquake shook Iran’s Western City of Nahavand on Friday , semi-official Mehr News Agency reported. The earthquake in Iran’s Hamadan province took place at 05:34 local time (0104 GMT) and featured a depth of two km. Habib Masoumi, the head of …

Nigerians Needs More Awareness, Fight Against Hepatitis.

Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, called on stakeholders in the health sector to create more awareness on dangers posed by viral hepatitis. He made the call at a press briefing to mark World Hepatitis Day, in Abuja (FCT), said the disease had become a silent killer because much importance …

Iran Rares U.S. Over New Sanctions.

[Reuter/NAN] Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi on Wednesday said Iran will respond if the U.S. government passes new sanctions. New sanctions being discussed in the U.S. Congress are “a completely clear hostile act and against the Islamic Republic of Iran and…will be met with a definitive response,” Araqchi Araqchi, who …

Building Collapse In Lagos State, Death Toll Increase.

The increase in death toll, has risen to five, in the building that collapsed in Lagos State. Confirming the situation, the spokesman of the National Emergency Management Agency, Ibrahim Farinloye. He on Tuesday confirmed one person dead, with 13, including an 11-year-old boy, who had his two legs chopped off, …