Pulse Opinion: What are they smoking at IPOB?

IPOB members have threatened to halt the Anambra governorship election. Plenty of tact is required from law enforcement. “If you vote you will die….we want the government to produce Nnamdi Kanu or there’ll be no peace…come out to vote and die….”The announcer was part of a group of Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB) demonstrators who took to the streets of Onitsha, Anambra State, last Friday.His voice was raspy and guttural.

Tech: Apple will release 3 new iPhones next year — including a super-sized iPhone...

One of the new phones predicted is a low-cost model that features an edge-to-edge LCD screen and Face ID for between $649 and $749.
Apple will launch three new iPhone models in 2018, according to a reliable Apple analyst.
One of the new phones predicted is a low-cost model that features an edge-to-edge LCD screen and TrueDepth facial recognition for between $649 and $749.
Apple is also said to be working on a 6.

Guards Polo Club set to host Abuja Carnival polo tourney, club chairman assures

Abuja – Mustapha Junaid, the Chairman of Abuja Guards Polo Club on Monday said the club was set to host a successful Abuja Carnival Polo Tournament from Nov. 22 to Nov. 26.
Abuja is bracing for a huge inflow of tourists as the countdown to the 2017 Abuja Carnival begins.
The polo tournament has for some time now remained one of the major highlights of the prestigious Abuja Carnival.

Paris Attack: Memories Return Again And Again, Loew Says

Germany’s head coach Joachim Loew answers questions during a press conference on the eve of the friendly match Germany v France on November 13, 2017 in Cologne, Germany. PATRIK STOLLARZ / AFPGermany head coach Joachim Loew admits he is still haunted by memories of the November 2015 terror attacks in Paris, ahead of Tuesday’s friendly international against France in Cologne.

Dimitrov Defeats Thiem At ATP Finals

Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov (R) embraces Austria’s Dominic Thiem after his three-set victory on day two of the ATP World Tour Finals tennis tournament at the O2 Arena in London on November 13, 2017. Glyn KIRK / AFPGrigor Dimitrov held his nerve to launch his ATP Finals campaign with a 6-3, 5-7, 7-5 victory over Dominic Thiem on Monday, as Rafael Nadal prepared to start his quest for the biggest title missing from his impressive collection.

I Will Come Back ‘Stronger Than Ever’, Says Evra

File photo: BORIS HORVAT / AFPPatrice Evra has vowed to return “stronger than ever” in his first public message since leaving Marseille and being hit with a season-long European football ban for kung-fu kicking a supporter.

Anambra Debate: Top 9 Quotes From Tony Nwoye

Twenty-four hours after the Anambra governorship debate, here are some major quotes from the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Tony Nwoye.
Others who participated in the debate include incumbent governor Willie Obiano of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA); Oseloka Obaze of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP); Godwin Ezeemo of Progressives People’s Alliance (PPA) and Osita Chidoka of the United Progressive Party (UPP).

Police in Kano arrest 7 students for culpable homicide

Police in Kano have arrested seven students of Government Technical College Ungoggo in Kano State in connection with alleged killing of their colleague on Saturday night.
The Police Public Relations Officer of the command in the state, DSP Magaji Majiya, confirmed the arrest of the suspects in Kano on Monday.

Five Herdsmen Arrested In Benue For Violating Open-Grazing Law

The Benue State government has promised to make example of five herdsmen arrested in connection with violating the open grazing prohibition law in the state.
Governor Samuel Ortom said this at the presentation of 18 operational vehicles and 100 motorcycles to the Benue State livestock guards in Makurdi, Benue State.

Tech: Amazon officially announced it’s making a ‘Lord of the Rings’ TV series, as...

Amazon announced Monday that it has acquired the rights to adapt “The Lord of The Rings,” J.R.R. Tolkien’s fantasy novel series, into a multi-season TV series.
Amazon Studios has acquired the rights to adapt “The Lord of the Rings” into a multi-season TV series.
The studio said the series will “explore new storylines” preceding J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Lord of the Rings” novels.

Police Seize 28 Million Euros Fake Banknotes In Italy

Italian police announced Monday the arrest of 13 suspected counterfeiters and the seizure of more than 900,000 high-quality fake banknotes with a value of more than 28 million euros.
“During the investigation three underground printworks, including one in Romania, were discovered equipped with the machines and instruments needed to manufacture counterfeit notes,” police said in a statement.

EFCC To Amend Charges Against Belgore, Sulaiman

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has on Monday said that it will amend the charge against a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr Dele Belgore and a former Minister of National Planning, Mr Abubakar Sulaiman.
Counsel to the Commission, Mr Rotimi Oyedepo made this known before Justice Rilwan Aikawa of the Federal High Court in Lagos.

O’Neill evokes Euro 2016 spirit for Ireland

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has urged his players to remember their Euro 2016 playoff victory over Bosnia ahead of Tuesday’s World Cup showdown with Denmark.
O’NeillThe Irish drew the first leg of the November 2015 double header in Bosnia, but progressed to France after a convincing 2-0 home win at Lansdowne Road.

SGF Visits Ekwueme In Hospital, Delivers Buhari’s Message

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha has visited a former Nigeria’s Vice President, Dr Alex Ekwueme, in a hospital in London.
A statement issued on Monday by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said Mr Mustapha conveyed President Muhammadu Buhari’s goodwill message to the former Dr Ekwueme during the visit.

Davido Wins “Best African Act” In MTV Award

DavidoLuck smiled on Nigeria’s sensational pop star, David Adeleke when he raked in an award at the 2017 Europe Music Award.
The artiste, popularly known as Davido, was named as the best been named the winner of the Best African Act category.
He was, however, able to beat Wizkid, Babes Wodumo, C4 Pedro, Nyashinki and Nasty C to the clinch the coveted prize.