Nigerian Air force acquires new aircraft from Russia

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The Nigerian Air force says it has acquired two Mi-35M attack helicopters from Russia to fight terrorists and criminal gangs. The Mi-35M is a rugged helicopter that offers round the clock combat use of guided and unguided weapons in regular and challenging climate conditions which is equipped with the latest navigation suite, target sights system, Read More

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A wildfire ravaged woods and burned 100 homes in the hilly Chilean port city of Valparaiso on Monday, forcing authorities to evacuate hundreds of people. At least 19 people were reported hurt after the fire broke out on the outskirts of the historic city, the government said. Television pictures showed thick grey smoke filling the Read More

Outrage in UK as James Ibori is released from prison

12 months ago lasgiditimes 0
Outrage in UK as the the former Delta State governor, James Ibori is released from prison. They cannot understand why he was freed without parting with even a fraction of the £18million public money he stole while in office. The outrage followed the insistence , on the same day Ibori was released from jail, by Read More

Scholarship | Bayelsa student abandoned in Malaysia, risks jail term

12 months ago lasgiditimes 0
Mr. Abasi Aikien, a Bayelsa State student on scholarship at the University College Sedaya International, Kuala Lumpur, in Malaysia, has allegedly been abandoned by the state government. It was learnt that Aikien, who is studying Mechatronics Engineering in the Asian country, had been left to his fate since 2014 through the state government’s inability to Read More

President Mohammad Buhari didn’t snub South East summit – Presidency

12 months ago lasgiditimes 0
The Presidency on Friday denied media reports that President Muhammadu Buhari snubbed the recent South-East Economic and Security Summit in Enugu, A statement issued by the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said Buhari was presented with a request to attend the Economic and Security Summit by the Minister of Science Read More

Boko Haram Fleeing Sambisa To Cities – Army Alerts Nigerians

12 months ago lasgiditimes 0
Boko Haram Fleeing Sambisa, Sambissa forest, the Nigerian Army has called on citizens to be more vigilant as Boko Haram insurgents are fleeing their base in the Sambisa forest to other parts of the country and beyond. In a statement issued on Thursday night by the Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Brig-Gen. Sani Usman, the Read More

DSS Acccuse Saraki and Wike, Saraki Calls For Further Investigation

12 months ago lasgiditimes 0
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, and the Senate President, Bukola Saraki have reacted differently to the allegation by the Department of State Security (DSS) which accused Wike of sponsoring protests in Abuja,with an aide of the Senate President, in order to cause mayhem Wike, in a statement by his Commissioner for Information and Communications, Austin Read More

LAKE Rice: Buhari Lauds Lagos, Kebbi; Happy That Nigerians Rushing To Buy Product

12 months ago lasgiditimes 0
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday expressed delight at the relatively cheaper price of LAKE (Lagos-Kebbi) Rice, especially at this period of economic recession. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, he commended the governments of Lagos and Kebbi states for the successful partnership that gave rise to the Read More

Goodluck Jonathan not running for President

12 months ago lasgiditimes 0
Former Nigerian ruler, Goodluck Jonathan says he has no plan to contest the 2019 presidential poll, debunking an online report which claimed that he spoke about 2019 elections in a meeting with his kinsmen in his hometown, Otuoke, Bayelsa State.Dismissing the claim as lies, Jonathan stressed that he was neither in his home state on the Read More

Gunmen Kill Commissioner

12 months ago lasgiditimes 1
Men of the underworld (Armed robbers) have shot dead Sargwak Wazhi, he was a former police Commissioner who served in the administration of Jonah Jang in Plateau State wand abducted Nicholas Vongsing, transition council Chairman of Langtang South Local Government Area of the state. The suspected robbers opened fire on the vehicle of the former commissioner, Read More