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‘I received with delight the cheery news’, Buhari congratulates Adesina, on world food prize

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said Nigeria remains proud of its former Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, for winning the 2017 World Food Prize Laureate. Adesina, who is the President of the African Development Bank, is being presented the $250,000 prize and Laureate sculpture at a ceremony at the Iowa

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Buhari leaves for Turkey, to attend D-8 summit

ANIETIE UDOBIT,ABUJA   President Muhammadu Buhari will today leaves for Istanbul, Turkey to participate in the ninth Summit of the Developing 8 (D-8) on Friday, October 20, 2017. Buhari who is currently presiding over the Federal executive Council Meeting at Aso Villa, will prior to the D-8 Summit, at the invitation of President

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Google upgrades Security Checkup feature with personalized suggestions for your account

  Google today is rolling out a revamped version of its longtime Security Checkup feature - a service that helps users make sure their Google accounts are safe by checking those items that could impact their accounts security. This includes connected apps, connected devices, account permissions and other things. Now, Security

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FIFA releases latest World Rankings, top six teams remain unchanged

FIFA’s latest world rankings have been released with the top six teams remain unchanged in the rankings with Germany, Brazil, Portugal, Argentina, Belgium and Poland the top six in descending order. France and Spain rose one and three places respectively to sit in seventh and eighth, while Chile (another team

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Putin does not ‘tolerate’ Sexual Harassment in Russia, Pageant Queens Say

Agency Reports   Two pageant queens in Russia are crediting President Vladimir Putin for preventing Sexual Harassment in Russia. Polina Popova and Ksenia Alexandrova, respectively the winner and runner-up of the Miss Russia 2017 competition, praised the president at a Thursday news conference, The Moscow Times reported. The duo said they haven't ever

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Liberia Presidential Polls: Liberty Party calls for halt to election results

Agency Reports   One of Liberia’s leading political parties, the Liberty Party, called for a halt in announcing the result of Tuesday’s presidential election, citing irregularities in the vote. The Party, whose candidate Charles Brumskine was considered a front-runner to take over from Nobel Peace Prize winner Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, said it would

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