Day: April 9, 2019

NEWSCCT trail: Supreme Court speaks on ‘crisis’ over Onnoghen’s resignatio

Supreme Court has reacted to speculations that the Justices of the apex court were split over the retirement of the former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen. Justice Onnoghen, Onnoghen, who had been on trial before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) over non-declaration of assets, stirred controversy online days ago after he turned in resignation to President Muhammadu Buhari. DAILY POST recalls that the lawyer to the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria […]

SPORTPremier League table: Chelsea defeat West Ham, move up to third place

  SPORTPremier League table: Chelsea defeat West Ham, move up to third placePublished on April 8, 2019 By Ifreke Inyang Chelsea now sit in third place on the Premier League table, following a 2-0 win over West Ham on Monday. Eden Hazard decided the London Derby, with a dazzling solo goal in the first half, before adding a late second. The victory takes the Blues up to 66 points, two more than Tottenham Hotspur who […]

NEWSFAAN confirms fire incident at Owerri airport

    An inferno on Monday affected some parts of the terminal building of the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport, Owerri in Imo. Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, General Manager, Corporate Affairs, FAAN, confirmed the incident in a statement in Lagos. Yakubu said the fire started at about 2.00p.m but was however, curtailed swiftly by officers of the Aerodrome Rescue and Fire Fighting Services Department of FAAN. “There was no casualty and normal operations has since resumed […]

NEWSJAMB: Govt urged to beef up security for 2019 UTME

    NEWSJAMB: Govt urged to beef up security for 2019 UTMEPublished on April 8, 2019 By Fikayo Olowolagba The Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR) has urged Ebonyi State Government to beef up security ahead of the 2019 Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) examination in the state. The Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) being organised by JAMB is due to begin nationwide on Tuesday, April 9. In a statement signed by […]

NEWSNAF jets degrades terrorists hideout in Borno

    The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says its Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has degraded an Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) Terrorists’ hideout in Northern Borno. NAF’s spokesman, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, who disclosed this in a statement on Monday in Abuja, said the operation was conducted on Monday.NAN reports Daramola said the ATF also neutralised some of the ISWAP fighters at Tumbun Zarami in the Northern part of […]