Five killed as gunman opens fire at Capital Gazette newspaper building in Maryland

A man was charged with murder on Friday, local media in Maryland said, after a gunman carried out a rampage through a newsroom in Annapolis, with a shotgun, killing five people in one of the deadliest attacks on journalists in U.S. history. 38-year-old Jarrod Ramos from Laurel, about 25 miles (40 km) west of Annapolis,… Read More Five killed as gunman opens fire at Capital Gazette newspaper building in Maryland

Many feared dead, trapped as tanker explosion torches cars in Lagos 

​Many people are belived to have been killed as a fuel tanker exploded on Otedola Bridge in Lagos on Thursday afternoon. The bridge is located along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway. In a footage captured, cars could be seen on fire. A number of persons are also trapped in their vehicle as the inferno is still raging.… Read More Many feared dead, trapped as tanker explosion torches cars in Lagos 

NAFDAC commence training of thousands of young pharmacists to combat drug abuse

​The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Tuesday said that the training of 20,000 young pharmacists has commenced across the country as part of efforts to end the menace of drug abuse. Prof Moji Adeyeye, the Director-General of NAFDAC, stated this while addressing newsmen to celebrate the 2018 World International… Read More NAFDAC commence training of thousands of young pharmacists to combat drug abuse

Two dead, dozens injured as suspected herdsmen attack village in Adamawa State

Suspected herdsmen on Wednesday attacked Bare village in the Numan Local Government of Adamawa State, killing two people and inflicting 29 others with various degrees of injury. It was gathered that those killed were attacked on their farms, while the attackers also set the villages ablaze. The Chairman, Numan Local Government Area, Rev. Arnold Ijibla,… Read More Two dead, dozens injured as suspected herdsmen attack village in Adamawa State

Disney wins approval to acquire Twenty-First Century Fox for $71.3billion

​Walt Disney Co won U.S. approval to buy Twenty-First Century Fox Inc entertainment assets for $71.3 billion on condition it sell Fox’s 22 regional sports networks, the Justice Department said on Wednesday, giving Disney an edge over Comcast Corp’s competing bid. The Fox movie franchises and TV shows have been the subject of a bidding… Read More Disney wins approval to acquire Twenty-First Century Fox for $71.3billion

UEFA bans AC Milan for one season over breach of fair play rules

​Italian giant, AC Milan have been banned by UEFA from competing in the Champions League and Europa League for the 2018-19 season after breaching Financial Fair Play rules. UEFA announced the shocking decision on Tuesday, citing that AC Milan would not be able to play in any European competition for the 2018/19 campaign despite qualifying… Read More UEFA bans AC Milan for one season over breach of fair play rules