The greatness in Lam

SINCE Sunday, torrents of tributes have been pouring in from various quarters all extolling the virtues of Alhaji Lam Adesina . He has been described in many superlative words, establishing the fact that Alhaji Lam was a great man.

War looms after Hamas rocket kills three Israelis

A Hamas rocket killed three Israelis north of the Gaza Strip yesterday, drawing the first blood from Israel as the Palestinian death toll rose to 13 and a military showdown lurched closer to all-out war with an invasion of the enclave.

Three injured as ACN, PDP supporters clash over Fayose’s posters

Three persons were seriously injured in Ado-Ekiti yesterday as supporters of the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) clashed with those of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the pasting of the posters of former Governor Ayo Fayose.

Edo election:Tribunal asks INEC to produce electoral materials in court

Caution was thrown to the wind at the resumed sitting of members of the Edo election petition tribunal yesterday in Benin, the state capital, as counsel to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,governorship candidate in the July 14 2012 governorship election in the state and that of the Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN, engaged each other in a verbal war.

Riots erupt in Jordan: The end of absolute monarchy

The blue-eyed king and beautiful queen of Jordan are facing the biggest crisis of their reign. On Tuesday night, riots and protests broke out in many of the country's cities. Some in the crowd shouted "the people want the fall of the regime."