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There will be ‘no let up’ in US commitment to defend...

The US has emphasised its commitment to the Mutual Defence Treaty with the Philippines as China pushes to dominate the Indo-Pacific region. The...

Assaulting us abroad not solution to agitation, South-East govs tell IPOB...

The South-East Governors Forum on Saturday said the IPOB order directing its members to attack them anywhere abroad would not solve the problem...

South China Sea: Tensions escalate as Vietnam begs Beijing to remove...

Like many countries in the region, Vietnam has clashed with China over certain areas which Beijing considers within its nine-dash line policy. The...

Declare state of emergency, don tells South West govs – Punch...

Ademola Babalola, Ibadan The Director, Institute for Peace and Strategic Studies, University of Ibadan, Prof. Tajudeen Akanji on Friday called on the Governors in the...

South China Sea: Donald Trump agrees $8 billion deal with taiwan...

Under Chinese President Xi Jinping’s nine-dash line, Beijing has looked to increase its control over the region. In order to halt that strategy,...

South China Sea: Philippines issues warning over presence of five Chinese...

Tensions between the two countries have risen lately with Philippine President, Rodrigo Duterte confirming that he will confront Beijing over its territorial dominance...

South China Sea tensions soar as Beijing re-enters disputed Vietnamese Spratly...

A survey vessel from Beijing has been spotted gliding through parts of the disputed waters causing further outrage from Vietnam and inflamed aggression....

South China Sea news: Philippines in crisis as officials fear Beijing’s...

Under President Rodrigo Duterte, the Philippines has shifted to a more pro-China stance. Mr Duterte recently announced that there was nothing the country...

Audit Ajimobi’s administration, South West PDP urges Makinde – Punch Newspapers

The Southwest chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has urged Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State to conduct a proper audit of what...

North Korea fires two missiles in fury at US-South Korea drills...

More missile launches are highly probable, as the North Korean military is conducting its own summer drills, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff...

RUGA divides the country into North Vs South

Following the uproar that greeted the plan by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to create colonies for cattle rearers in...

South China Sea latest: Rodrigo Duterte heads to Beijing for crucial...

As reported by ABS-CBN, the Philippine President suggested China was delaying talks on the heavily disputed maritime region. However, at a recent Association of...

South China Sea chaos: Chinese vacates the disputed waters | World...

In a tense month-long stalemate, Vietnamese ships have been keeping a close watch on a Chinese vessel lurking in the waters of the...

South China Sea: Philippines Duterte to threaten Beijing and claim back...

Duterte has confirmed he will talk about the arbitral ruling, favouring Manila’s position in the disputed sea, with Xi. The warning comes after...

Ihedioha destroying APC legacy in South-East, says Okorocha – Punch Newspapers

Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri The immediate past governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, on Wednesday said his successor, Emeka Ihedioha, was destroying projects executed by...

South China Sea: US military sends warship through disputed waters in...

The USS Ronald Reagan was sent to the disputed waters as US officials also insisted that some countries must “follow international law”. Tensions...

South China Sea latest: Beijing fury as new player attacks in...

Federica Mogherini, the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, said the EU was growing increasingly concerned with...

South China Sea: Australia refuses to host US missiles as Beijing...

Mr Morrison was quick to reject the notion Australia would be home to any American weapon despite Canberra and Washington’s shared rivalry with...

South China Sea latest: Beijing makes shock announcement and warns US...

Wang Yi was speaking in Bangkok after meeting with Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) counterparts. Mr Wang said progress to form...

South China Sea news: World War 3 fears increase as Beijing...

The warning was delivered the 52nd Asean Foreign Ministers’ Meeting, which finished yesterday. Asean is an economic and security partnership involving ten south-east...

South China sea news: Beijing cuts deal with Cambodia to secure...

Reports that China cut a deal with Cambodia to use part of a naval base is raising concerns that Beijing could extend its...

3 ways Buhari wants to curb banditry in South-West – Punch...

President Muhammadu Buhari disclosed three ways his administration would curb banditry and killings during a closed-door meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja with...

South China Sea latest: Philippine fury as over 100 Chinese vessels...

Also known as Pag-asa, the island is part of the Spratly archipelago and all claimed by China, Taiwan and Vietnam. The report was made...

Buhari’s speech at a meeting with South-West Obas – Punch Newspapers

REMARKS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA, AT A MEETING WITH SOUTH WEST OBAS, WEDNESDAY 31ST JULY 2019 KABIYESIS I am...

WW3 fears: China warning to the West – do not ‘sow...

In a thinly-veiled attack of the US and their allies, China’s top diplomat warned nations against airing condemnation toward China’s aggressive militarisation of...

South China Sea crisis: Trump slammed for not defending Australia from...

Australia and China have clashed over the past few months in the South China Sea due to Beijing’s numerous – and often assertive...

BREAKING:Buhari, South West monarchs meet in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday met with traditional rulers from the South West geopolitical zone of the country. It started around 12.30 pm at...

11 safety tips to adopt against kidnapping on south-west roads –...

Travelling on Nigerian roads have become more dangerous in recent times because of the activities of kidnappers and abductors. And the southwest roads...

South China Sea latest World War 3 news: Beijing introduce major...

Officials say the move to introduce the long-range ship will bring with it a “new era” in ocean exploration. But rivals for the...

South West Govs to launch new security architecture in August

As part of the effort to tackle the insecurity in the Southwest zone of the country, the governors in the six Southwest states...

South East Govs to establish forest guards,fund cow rear

By Dennis Agbo ENUGU- GOVERNORS of South East geopolitical zone, on Sunday, resolved to establish forest guards to tackle issues of insecurity in the...

FG petitions South African authorities over attack on ex-BBA housemate, Tayo...

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja Following an attack by two South African policemen on a former Big Brother Africa housemate, Mr Tayo Faniran, the Consular-General of...

South China Sea: Tensions erupt as Vietnam extend oil rag on...

China has confronted Vietnam’s drilling within the disputed waters and attempted to cease the activity, the South China Morning Post (SCMP) reported. But...

South China Sea: Vietnam orders ‘immediate withdrawal’ of Chinese ships as...

Hanoi has pressed ahead its work on an oil rig on the Vanguard bank, despite an increased military presence by Beijing in the...

South China Sea: Fears of ‘nuclear bombs’ as Beijing sparks messy...

As Beijing’s tension with Hanoi continues to soar, Philippine President Rodrigo Durterte has had to contend with growing unrest after a Chinese vessel...

South China Sea: China ready for war to stop US helping...

Chinese Defense ministry spokesman Wu Qian told a news briefing on Wednesday that a new high level report on its future military strategy...

South China Sea: US Navy said warship through Taiwan Strait in...

The USS Antietam conducted a routine transit, according to the US Navy’s fleet as the country attempts to push back China’s claims on...

South China Sea: Philippines deploy bizarre new tactic to push back...

The country is looking at inviting tourists to its biggest and most strategically important outpost in the disputed sea. Thitu Island, also known...

South Korean petrol stations refuse to fill up Japanese cars amid...

Petrol stations and garages in South Korea are refusing to fill up or service Japanese cars as part of a growing boycott of...

China news: Beijing slams US for undermining global stability – South...

The document which explains the philosophy behind national security is called “China’s National Defence in the New Era”. As reported by Bloomberg, Beijing accuses...

South China Sea latest World War 3 news: Philippines fire accusations...

The stark admission came from rivals the Philippines, who admitted the country was in control of the area. Earlier this week, Philippines President...

World War 3 news: Russia and China warplanes cross in South...

The warplanes from the two states invaded what is known as the Korean Air Defence Identification Zone (KADIZ) over the disputed Liancourt Rocks...

South Korea fires warning shots at Russian jets during first joint...

Soul and Tokyo, both scrambled jets and fired hundreds of warning shots towards a Russian warplane, the South Korean defence minister has confirmed....

Hundreds of warning shots as Russian jet enters South Korean airspace...

Hundreds of warning shots as Russian jet enters South Korean airspace  The TimesSouth Korea fires warning shots at Russian military aircraft  BBC NewsSouth Korea jets...

South-West governors meet, insist on ranching – Punch Newspapers

Peter Dada, Akure The South-West Governors’ Forum on Monday called on the Federal Government to set up ranches across the country and discourage nomadic...

South Korea fire warning shots as Russian aircraft ‘violate’ airspace –...

The warning shots were fired after Russian military jets intruded into the Republic of Korea’s airspace. The confrontation comes after the Putin-Kim summit,...

South China Sea: Pirates attack crew aboard South Korean vessel in...

The South Korean-flagged ship was attacked by pirates who assaulted crew members before making off with thousands of dollars in cash, South Korea...

South China Sea criticism condemned as SLANDER by Beijing | World...

Remarks by President Trump and other US officials over China’s role in the hotly territorial waters has been dubbed slanderous, Beijing’s foreign ministry...

Nigerian teenager killed in South Africa – Punch Newspapers

As Nigerians mourn Mrs Obianuju Ndubuisi-Chukwu, a Nigerian insurance chief, who was murdered in South Africa. Ndubisi-Chukwu was the Deputy Director-General of the Chartered...

Union confirms killing of Nigerian teenager in South Africa

Nigerians mourn Mrs Obianuju Ndubuisi-Chukwu, a Nigerian Insurance chief, who was murdered in South Africa, the country again is grappling with the ruthless...

South Korean cargo ship hijacked by pirates in speedboat horror near...

The group stormed the CK BlueBell cargo ship and assaulted crew before taking their belongings, MirrorOnline reported. The pirates have made off with...

South China Sea latest: US concerned with China ‘bullying’ amid Vietnam...

On Friday, Hanoi demanded Beijing remove a ship from Vanguard Bank, which it believes is within its 200-mile exclusive economic zone. As reported...

South China Sea tensions: Philippines invokes US help as tensions with...

Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte called on the US to send warships to defend his country from China. Mr Duterte, who has in the...

South China Sea latest World War 3 news: Vietnam and Philippines...

Both the Philippines and Vietnam made the move following a standoff between Chinese and Vietnamese ships in the disputed waters. According to South...

South China Sea fury: Europe desperate for Chinese money says Philippines...

Teodoro Locsin Jr. said the US is its only military ally in the South China Sea. The US and the Philippines operate under...

Miyetti Allah to South-East governors: We’ll hold you responsible if anything...

…Asks members to defend themselves By Nwafor Sunday With the call to stop further movements of cattle into their region by foot except through trucks...

South China Sea latest World War 3 news: Vietnam condemn Beijing...

New reports claim there has been a major standoff between coastguard ships from nearby countries close to the Spratly Islands. But according to...

South Africa farm murder: Husband and wife tied up and shot...

Isak van den Berg, 67, and his wife Ina, 61, were attacked at their home near Boshof in the Free State province by...

Stay steer clear Lagos, South West, Yoruba youths warn IMN

The Progressive Yoruba Youth Council, the umbrella body of southwest youths has cautioned members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, against taking...

Ooni Visits Buhari, Says We Don’t Want War In South-West

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunlesi has raised the alarm over the security challenges in the country, declaring that the southwest does...

Northern Leaders To Fulani Herdsmen: Come Back To North If South...

The Northern Elders’ Forum (NEF) says it is time all Fulani herdsmen living in the south of Nigeria returned to their ancestral home...

YYF warns South-West govs, monarchs, against selling Yoruba land – Punch...

Oluwatobi Akindele The Yoruba Youths Forum has warned the South-West governors and the geopolitical zone’s traditional rulers against ceding Yoruba land to Fulani herdsmen. The...

Northern Elders Forum, CNGs order herdsmen out of South

.Says, their security no longer guaranteed by Southerners By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – Nigeria’s deteriorating security situation took a turn for the worse Tuesday night...

Trophy hunter company’s terrible pictures from South Africa showcased in graphic...

Legelela Safari is a company which offers tourists the chance to come and hunt exotic animals in their natural habitat. One of many...

South China Sea threat: Beijing launches six anti-ship missiles in huge...

The naval tests were conducted between June 29 and 30, just days after Chinese President Xi Jinping met with US President Donald Trump...

South China Sea: Beijing to challenge America for century claims US...

The General made the comment during an appearance before the Senate Armed Service Committee. He claimed Chinese technology is advancing rapidly whilst the...

Storm Barry strengthens to a hurricane in flood threat to US...

By Sharon Marris, news reporter ...

NANS threatens to shut down South African Embassy, MTN, DSTV others

The leadership of the National Association of Nigerian Students on Thursday threatened to shut down the South African Embassy in Nigeria. The student body...

Igbo Politicians Against South-east 2023 Presidency Behaving Like They Took Tramadol...

  An Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, has warned ‘some misguided’ Igbo politicians to stop abusing their people because of temporary political positions...

Rare lava lake found in Mount Michael’s volcano on South Sandwich...

The phenomenon is the eighth of its kind to be discovered and is similar to the constantly bubbling volcanoes seen in Hollywood films....

Senate Asks Executive To Issue South Africa Travel Alert – Channels...

 The Senate has asked the executive to issue a travel alert to Nigerians who intend to travel to South Africa.The decision is as...

Issue Travel Alert Against Travelling To South Africa, Senate Tells Buhari’s...

  The  Nigerian Senate has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to issue travel alerts to Nigerians travelling to South Africa in the...

South China Sea: Duterte dares the US to ‘declare war’ with...

Duterte has dared the US to send its seventh fleet, which is stationed in Japan, into the disputed sea in a bid to...

South China Sea latest news: Beijing savages US after missile testing...

Pentagon spokesman Dave Eastburn said the missile launch was near the Spratly Islands, roughly 1,000km (621 miles) south of Hainan in the South...

Toe Poke Daily: Peruvian friends trek across South America for Copa...

Shaka Hislop and Gab Marcotti look ahead to Sunday's Copa America final between Brazil and Peru in Rio de Janeiro. The Toe Poke...

South China Sea: Philippines Duterte made shocking ’undocumented agreement’ with Beijing...

Beijing agreed to stop blocking Filipino fishermen from Scarborough Shoal as long as the Chinese would have access to Recto Bank. Duterte argued...

Odinkalu Calls For Review Of CCTV Footage Of Nigerian Strangled In...

  Former chairman of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Prof. Chidi Odinkalu, has called for the review of the video footage of a Nigerian...

Australia chasing 326 to beat South Africa: Cricket World Cup 2019...

1.55pm EDT 13:55 17th over: Australia 84-2 (Warner 49, Stoinis 17) Target 326. Tahir is back. A couple of leg breaks, a couple of googlies,...

Afcon 2019: When will South African fans stop expecting Bafana to...

Beautiful, tricksy football is an identity, a reputation, a status, that South Africa football fans hold dear. But at which point does a...

South China Sea latest: Shockwaves as new player Japan gets involved...

The country had after the Second World War enriched pacifism into its constitution to prevent it fighting large scale wars but Prime Minister...

South China Sea World War 3 fears as Chinese missile launch...

According to US reports Beijing fired the missile from an artificial reef close to the Spratly Islands. China’s claims to the South China...

South-East govs, Ortom tackle Presidency, Fayemi says no outsider can take...

If there are negative comments being peddled around that some people are coming to take over Ekiti land, they are mere hearsay. It...

South China Sea: World War 3 fears as Beijing conduct anti-ship...

Beijing carried out its first test on the weekend as the window for testing remains open until Wednesday, CNBC reported. US military ships,...

South China Sea tensions: ‘Step up patrols – or face dictatorship’,...

And failure to act ran the risk of Australian itself eventually finding itself “strategically reliant on the benevolence of an expansionist dictatorship”, it...

No land, we can only exchange grass for herdsmen’s meat –...

Edward Nnachi In its reaction to the controversy, the South-East Governors’ Forum has said the zone will give grass to herdsmen in an exchange...

South Korea tracks unidentified flying object near border with North Korea...

Military chiefs said radar had located "traces of flight by an unidentified object" over the central portion of the Demilitarized Zone between the...

Ruga Settlements: No Land For Herdsmen In South-East, South-South – Umahi

Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, says there is no plan to establish Ruga settlement in any part of the South-East and South-South zones...

Gov. Umahi warns Ruga settlements won’t be allowed in South-East, South-South

Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, has made it clear that there is no plan to establish Ruga settlement in any part of the...

South Dakota tornado season latest news: Perfectly shaped tornado caught on...

Reacting to the tornado film one Twitter user said: “That will be a famous tornado image for a very long time.” The tornado...

South China Sea dispute: China and Philippines frictions explained – What...

The South China Sea disputes involve both island and maritime claims among several sovereign state within the region, namely China and the Philippines,...

South China Sea: Philippines says it has ‘leverage’ over China after...

Malacanang says the 2016 ruling, which did not recognise Beijing’s control over the waters is “not useless”, despite China’s refusal to accept the...

Croydon stabbing: Pregnant woman killed in south London named as Kellymary...

A HEAVILY pregnant woman who was brutally stabbed to death in south London leaving her unborn baby fighting for its life has...

South China Sea news: French Navy continues to defend disputed waters...

The French secretary of state for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean Baptiste Lemoyne said France would patrol the waters to promote and defend...

South Africa beat Sri Lanka by nine wickets: Cricket World Cup...

12.44pm EDT 12:44 Here’s the latest table. Sri Lanka are down but not out, though they now have to beat both West Indies and India. 12.42pm...

South China Sea: Philippines risk Bejing’s wrath after cancelling diplomatic passports...

Beijing and Manila have found themselves locked in a bitter diplomatic row over the ownership of the South China Sea, with both countries...

South China Sea: World War 3 fears as Beijing’s ‘secret navy’...

Beijing’s maritime militia includes non-weaponised vessels which are playing an increasing role on claims in the disputed seas. Satellite imagery has shown the...

South West govs meet in Ibadan – Punch Newspapers

The governors of the six states in the South West on Tuesday met in Ibadan at a security summit where they pledged to...

What South-West governors resolved to do over insecurity in region [PHOTOS]

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state and his counterparts in Oyo: Mr. Seyi Makinde, Lagos: Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Ekiti: Dr. Kayode Fayemi, Ogun: Prince...

South China Sea latest news: Beijing given grave Taiwan invasion warning...

Ian Easton, who wrote ‘The Chinese Invasion Threat’, argues that Taiwan has a “highly defensible” terrain in which an invasion would have to...

Pakistan v South Africa: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! |...

It has been a long time coming, the carnival arriving at headquarters for day 25 of the tournament. When administrators were piecing together...

South Africa have no egos and plenty of heart – Stuart...

South Africa coach Stuart Baxter insists his side are a match for anyone ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations opener against Ivory...

South China Sea: Beijing’s attack on Philippines boat could trigger US...

Sung Kim reiterated the US commitment to the treaty following reports Beijing sunk a Philippine fishing boat. The Chinese vessel reportedly rammed a...

South China Sea: Chinese warplanes deployed by Beijing on disputed island...

The images, acquired by CNN, show four J-10 fighter jets on the disputed Woody Island. This is believed to be the first deployment...

South Africa news: Suspected rapist dies in Ivory Park after vigilante...

The suspect and two other males were tracked down by a group of vigilantes in Ivory Park, South Africa, over an alleged repeated...

New Zealand chasing 242 to beat South Africa: Cricket World Cup...

I would like to present my (rather radical) World Cup format once again to get your thoughts about it: Top ten teams according to...

South China Sea: Furious Philippine protestors burn Chinese flags after fishing...

The number of flags represents the number of crew left abandoned by the other ship before being rescued by a Vietnamese vessel. Claimants...

South China Sea latest news: Philippines plan to embroil US in...

A spokesman for Mr Duterte said on Monday his nation could invoke its Mutual Defence Treaty (MDT) with the US. Carrying out this...

Still-growing Germany dominates South Africa in Women’s World Cup

MONTPELLIER -- Germany eased into the last 16 of the Women's World Cup with a comprehensive 4-0 win over South Africa with a...

South Africa swine flu: Swine fever breaks out in South Africa...

African Swine Fever (ASF) has caused imports of live pigs to be stopped in some parts of the continent. On Monday the Kingdom...

South China latest: Beijing rival Philippines purchases new patrol planes |...

The news is likely to inflame tensions with China, with whom Manila has disputes over the South China Sea. Despite an international tribunal siding...

2023 Nigeria Presidency: Buhari, APC Should Give South-west Presidential Ticket, Senate...

  Power shift to the South-west in 2023 is the best honour that can be bestowed on the late Chief MKO Abiola, Ahmed Lawan...

‘You betrayed our trust’, APC House of Assembly candidates tells South...

Candidates who contested the state Houses of Assembly election during the last general election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC)...

South Sudan crisis: More than 60 percent of population suffering from...

The record number comes from a peace deal between South Sudan’s warring sides that was agreed nine months ago, ending five years of...

South China sea: China and Philippines edge closer to conflict after...

The two countries have seen relations sour over the last few years as China has initiated its nine-dash line policy which has infringed...

South China Sea: World War 3 fears as Philippines diplomat snubs...

Mr Locsin hit out at calls for support as he called the dispute “our fight”. His comments come after a Chinese vessel reportedly...