Warren Buffet donates $2.9billion to charity

Billionaire investor, Warren Buffett  has continually kept to his promise of donating most of his enormous wealth to charity. The billionaire, who is ranked as the third wealthiest man in the world, gave away $2.9 billion worth of stock in his holding company Berkshire Hathaway, according to an official filing on Thursday. He’s now made… Read More Warren Buffet donates $2.9billion to charity

Customs Officers intercept 625 cartons of fake drugs, arrest 42 suspected smugglers

Few weeks after the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Federal Operations Unit, FOU, Zone ‘C’, Owerri seized 906 cartons of fake drugs, the Command has intercepted another 625 cartons of fake and unregistered drugs brought illegally into the area by smugglers. The Command also arrested 42 suspects in connection with the items. The Customs Area Controller,… Read More Customs Officers intercept 625 cartons of fake drugs, arrest 42 suspected smugglers

National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) shut down Kogi capital over strike

Students, led by National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), on Thursday shut Lokoja, Kogi State capital, protesting the industrial action by lecturers of the State University since May. The students, as early as 8 a.m, took over the Ganaja junction; which is the only converging point for motorists from the northern or southern part of… Read More National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) shut down Kogi capital over strike

Governor of Yemeni city, Aden targeted in car bomb attack

The governor of the southern Yemeni city of Aden survived a car bomb attack targeting his convoy on Friday, security officials and eyewitnesses said. A parked car detonated as Aidaroos al-Zubaidi and vehicles carrying his bodyguards and retinue drove in the Inma area. One soldier was injured, medics said. There was no immediate claim of… Read More Governor of Yemeni city, Aden targeted in car bomb attack

Over 80 killed as gunman runs heavy truck into crowd celebrating Bastille Day in France

A gunman behind the wheel of a heavy truck plowed into crowds celebrating Bastille Day in the French city of Nice, killing at least 84 people and injuring scores more in what President Francois Hollande called a terrorist act. The attacker, identified by a police source as a 31-year-old Tunisian-born Frenchman, also opened fire before… Read More Over 80 killed as gunman runs heavy truck into crowd celebrating Bastille Day in France