Monthly Archives: June 2019

Pipeline Explosion Kills 10, Buhari Orders Investigation

Reports available indicate that at least 10 persons were killed in the pipeline that exploded on Saturday in Komkom community, Oyigbo Local Government Area of Rivers State. Eyewitness account says the explosion, which happened around 6.45am caused so much panic in the community. The explosion was said to have happened as some workers from an unidentified firm was were working

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President Buhari Set To Submit Ministerial List Next Month

There are indications that President Muhammadu Buhari may send the list of his ministerial list to the Senate next month being July. A minister who served in President Buhari’s first term, revealed that Buhari would send the list earlier than he did in the past administration. Also, according to the source, the President was aware that the senate would resume

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AFCON: Mahrez Goal Gives Algeria Winning Start; Morocco And Senegal Record Victories

Riyad Mahrez led Algeria to a comfortable 2-0 victory over Kenya, as they opened their Africa Cup of Nations campaign with a competent display in their Group C match on Sunday. Mahrez scored the second goal just before half-time, after the striker Baghdad Bounedjah, had opened the scoring with a 34th minute penalty.The Kenya midfielder Dennis Odhiambo, gave away the

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AFCON: Egypt, Nigeria, Uganda Off To Flying Start

Egypt, Uganda and Nigeria, have recorded wins in Groups A and B of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), despite some difficult encounters. In Group A, the host nation, Egypt started their AFCON 2019 campaign with a victory in front of over 70,000 supporters, as Mohammed Trezeguet’s excellent first half strike in the 44th minutes secured a 1-0 win,

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NAF Denies Viral Reports Of Them Dropping Weapons For Herdsmen In Enugu

The viral report which alleged that the Nigerian Air Force operatives dropped off weapons for Fulani herdsmen in Enugu, has been denied by the NAF. According to the report, (NOT ON WAKEUPAFRICA360), which was accompanied with a picture, alleged that the Fulani herdsmen who were planning n attack in Enugu South LGA, had the support of the NAF, who were

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