Nigeria became the first African team to reach the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup final as they overcame Columbia with a 2nd-minute goal in Bielefeld. They now face Germany in the same stadium on Sunday, the host nation easing past Korea Republic to give themsleves a chance to lift the trophy for the second time. […]

Pregnant Woman Dies After Fight With Husband

A 27-year old pregnant woman, Ndidiamaka Okoli has collapsed and died a few minutes after a fight with her husband, Emmanuel Okoli. The incident happened at their 53, Otitokoro Street, Egbe, Lagos, Nigeria. P.M.NEWS gathered this morning that the relation of the deceased went to the police station at Ikotun and reported the matter. Emmanuel […]


As the controversy generated by the alleged child marriage of Senator Ahmed Yerima to an Egyptian minor continues, the International Criminal Police Organization [INTERPOL] has contacted the National Central Bureau (NCB) in Lagos, to furnish it with relevant information concerning the marriage. In a statement signed by the Assistant Director, Public Affairs and Communications of […]

3 Nigerians for young African forum with Obama

Three Nigerians from the civil societies are among the 120 youths selected to participate in President Barack Obama’s meeting with African youth leaders on how to transform African societies over the next 50 years. Awole Taiwo Adegboyega, 33, Audu Ruth Nwukabu, 31, and Kantiok Bako Sabo, 31, will join their counterparts from over 40 African […]

Anti-Sylva Rally holds in Yenagoa.

The Bayelsa State Police Command has given approval for an anti- Sylva rally scheduled for Thursday in Yenagoa. Niger Delta Standard gathered that the anti-Sylva groups, led by the state chapters of Save Nigeria Group (SNG) and the Action Congress (AC), secured the police approval on Wednesday to protest mis-governance in Bayelsa under the Peoples […]


TWENTY-ONE political parties in Abuja, on Wednesday, demanded for the immediate removal of the Ondo State Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Mrs Ayoka Adebayo. The parties included, among others, the Labour Party (LP); All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA); National Conscience Party (NCP) and Accord Party. They said the retention of Mrs Adebayo would not only create […]

Cameroun moves to claim Obudu

STILL basking in the euphoria of the ceding of Bakassi Peninsula to it through the World Court ruling at The Hague in 2002, indication has emerged that Cameroun has perfected plans to claim the ownership of Obudu Cattle Ranch Resort in Obanliku Local Government Area of Cross River State. However, the Cross River State government […]


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