‘Game of Thrones’ star, Diana Rigg is dead

Award-winning British actress Diana Rigg, who starred in the “Game of Thrones”, is dead. She died at aged 82, her agent, Simon Beresford confirmed on Thursday. Simon Beresford in a statement expressed sadness over her death and demanded that the family be given some privacy. “It is with tremendous sadness …

Government sacks 80 civil servants, states why

The Niger State Government on Thursday sacked 80 civil servants for allegedly placing themselves on salaries above their current status. Hajiya Salamatu Abubakar, the state Head of Service, during a press conference in Minna, disclosed that their dismissal was approved by the state Executive Council at its meeting on Thursday. …

North-Central breaks away from Arewa, announces new forum

Prominent leaders from the North-Central geopolitical zone have exited from the Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF and announced the formation of the North Central Peoples Forum, NCPF. According to them, the new group will fight insecurity and marginalization, as they cited the worsening insecurity in the north as their reason for …

Pastor shoots 27-year-old wife dead

A pastor and founder of Floodgates of Heaven International Ministries, Sylvester Ofori has been arrested for the murder of his 27-year-old wife. The 35-year-old pastor was arrested on Tuesday night by Orlando Police Department after he shot his wife Barbara Tommey outside the Navy Federal Credit Union branch where she …