Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Gidi Headline

Abuja airport closure: Nigeria to deploy sniffer dogs to Abuja-Kaduna highway

The Nigeria Police Force said it would deploy K9 Dog trailers to the Abuja-Kaduna highway and other strategic areas in Abuja...

U.S. Senate Confirms Tillerson As Secretary Of State, Supreme Court Nominee Gorsuch Awaits Confirmation

The United States Senate confirmed former Exxon-Mobil chief executive officer Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State on Wednesday. Mr. Tillerson was confirmed after 56 senators - 52 Republicans, 3 Democrats, and one independent -...

Joost van der Westhuizen: Fearless rugby legend ‘broke the mold’

Wheelchair-bound and barely able to talk in his later years, the South Africa legend passed away Monday aged 45.Motor neurone disease had left him a shadow of the gladiator who helped the Springboks...

Nigeria: Osinbajo Preaches At Pentecostal Event – Speaks On Religious Crisis, Southern Kaduna

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday urged Nigerians to embrace love, saying "the seed of hate is the device of the devil." He made the call at the Biannual Conference of Pentecostal Fellowship of...

Nigeria paid N2.7tn for darkness in 16yrs — Dogara

John Ameh, Abuja The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, said on Tuesday that over N2.7tn of tax payers’ money spent on the power sector in the last 16 years only...

Liberia bars official travel for two months to cut costs — News — The...

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf PHOTO: AFP Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has barred all official visits abroad for two months, following protests over soaring prices as the local currency depreciates, the information minister...

Eguavon: Nigeria will get 4 points in doubleheader tie against newly crowned AFCON champions

Former Super Eagles coach Austin Eguavoen has predicted that Nigeria will secure at least four points against the newly crowned African champions Cameroon when they face in their World Cup qualifier double header tie this...