There was panic at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on Sunday, January 6, evening when the tyre of an Air Peace aircraft blew off and made a loud sound while it was already taxiing for take-off on the runway.
The US embassy Nigeria in a statement on its official Facebook page said all its centres located in the embassy in Abuja and consulate general in Lagos will remain closed and will reopen once the matter is resolved.
With few days to the much anticipated 2019 general elections, there have been reactions and counter-reactions by Nigerians as regards the chances of notable political players eyeing different offices in the country.
The Nigerian Senate has confirmed President Buhari's nominee Professor Bolaji Owasanoye as chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offenses Commission (ICPC). Senate confirmed the professor on Thursday.
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted dust hazy conditions over most parts of the country with partly cloudy sky over some Southern cities on Saturday, December 15. NiMet’s disclosed this on Friday, in Abuja.
It appears that Nollywood actress Iyabo Ojo is not on good terms with some of her colleagues in the industry. The movie star has taken to her Instagram handle to reveal of her colleagues gossip and back stab each other.