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Disgraced Bill Cosby to perform for first time since sex assault charge

Disgraced American entertainer Bill Cosby is to return to the stage for the first time in nearly three years Monday, just months before his scheduled retrial for alleged sexual assault.

Civilisation originated from Africa – MLK’s daughter tells DonaldTrump

Children of the late civil rights icon, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. decried the disparaging remarks allegedly made by US President Donald Trump against Africa.

Africans, Haitians hit the streets against Donald Trump

Africans in the diaspora would join Haitians, and El-Salvadorians in rallies to protest against U.S. President Donald Trump’s alleged racist remarks.

Travellers task FAAN, security agents on unruly Owerri, Enugu passengers

Aggrieved air travellers have urged the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) and security agents at the nation’s airports to check the excesses of Owerri and Enugu passengers who often prevent others from boarding their aircraft in protest against alleged delay of their flights.

Foundations provide free medicare for 400 prison inmates in Delta

Over 400 prison inmates at the Ogwashi-Uku prison received free treatment and medication at the flag-off of an eight-day medical outreach to prison formations in Delta State.

Power restored at American airport after outage strands thousands

Power was restored to Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport late on Sunday, hours after an outage stranded passengers in dark terminals and in planes on the tarmac.

Blackout at Atlanta airport leaves thousands stranded

More than 1,000 flights have been cancelled at the world's busiest airport after a fire in an underground electrical facility caused a sudden power outage.

Ex-Flying Eagles star Gbenga Arokoyo joins MLS side Atlanta United

Nigeria defender Gbenga Arokoyo has joined two their Nigerians George Bello and Patrick Okonkwo at Major League Soccer side Atlanta United.

Voters rebuff Donald Trump in Virginia, New Jersey

U.S. Democrats won the governorship races in Virginia and New Jersey and the mayoral race in New York on Tuesday, dealing a major blow to President Donald Trump.

Kanye West makes brief return year after breakdown

Rap superstar Kanye West is back nearly a year after suffering a breakdown — making a brief musical appearance in which he appears to keep his feud with Taylor Swift alive.

Wladimir Klitschko hails Anthony Joshua’s win over Carlos Takam

Former world heavyweight champions, Wladimir Klitschko, has congratulated Anthony Joshua, over his win over Carlos Takam last weekend.

Group tasks Nigerian leaders on selfless service

An International Leadership and Personal Development group of coaches and trainers, The John Maxwell Team, wants those in leadership positions in Nigeria to render selfless services to the masses.

How senior lawyer Godwin Obla gave Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia N5m bribe – EFCC

Mr Lawal Abdullahi, a detective with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday in Lagos revealed how Mr Godwin Obla, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) and Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia allegedly perverted the course of justice.

Coca Cola buys Anheuser-Busch InBev’s stake in Coca Cola Beverages Africa

Anheuser-Busch InBev has sold its equity stake in Coca Cola Beverages Africa to Coca Cola at a price of $3.15 billion, Equities Focus reports.

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CHAN: Equatorial Guinea coach Rodolfo Bodipo blames referee for defeat to Nigeria

Equatorial Guinea head coach, Rodolfo Bodipo, has blamed the centre referee, Abou Coulibaly, for their 3-1 loss to Nigeria on Tuesday in Agadir, insisting that the arbiter made two wrong calls in favour of the home-based Super Eagles in the final Group C game at the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN).

Anti-apartheid veteran Winnie Madikizela-Mandela hospitalised

South African anti-apartheid veteran Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, has been hospitalised for a kidney infection but is expected to make a full recovery, the Times Live online news site said, on Tuesday.

Governor Fayose raps ex-President Obasanjo over ‘belated’ letter to President Buhari

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has described former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s letter to President Muhammadu Buhari as ‘belated and self-serving’.

CHAN: Super Eagles spy on likely quarterfinal foes Congo, Angola tonight

Officials have disclosed that the Super Eagles will be at Grand Stade Agadir tonight to watch likely quarterfinalists Congo and Angola battle for the leadership of Group D.

CHAN: Coach Salisu Yusuf hails Super Eagles character in 3-1 win against Equatorial Guinea

Nigeria’s home-based Super Eagles head coach, Salisu Yusuf, has praised the character of his players after securing quarter-final berth at the 2018 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) after coming from a goal down to beat Equatorial Guinea 3-1 in Group C on Tuesday in Agadir.

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Nigerian banker gives birth inside Air France flight to New York

A 41-year-old Nigerian banker identified as Toyin Ogundipe, aboard an Air France flight, was delivered of a baby boy mid-air about 35,000 feet above sea level and four hours away from the destination.

Filling station suspended for allegedly diverting petrol

The Department of Petroleum Resources, Eket field office in Akwa Ibom, has suspended I.Z UBA Nigeria Limited petrol station, Abak, for allegedly diverting petrol to an unknown destination.

Alexis Sanchez left Arsenal because of money – Arsene Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has claimed Alexis Sanchez left to join Manchester United because of money.

Police launch ‘know your neighbour’ campaign, hotlines

The Enugu State Police Command has embarked on “Know Your Neighbour’’ campaign and released hotlines as measures to curb crimes.

Kaduna govt to give incentives to rural teachers

Kaduna State Government on Sunday said it would introduce juicy incentives for teachers posted to public schools in rural areas of the state.