Photo: New Rangers signing Jermain Defoe shows off number 9 shirt – HITC

Dan Coombs Dan Coombs has been writing for HITC Sport full time since 2012 and has helped the website grow it’s audience considerably during this period, while managing a team of writers. He has interviewed high profile names including Stuart Pearce and his work has been cited in Javier Hernandez’s biography. In addition to football, […]

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Obaseki allays workers’ fears as Edo NLC threatens election boycott over N30,000 minimum wage – Vanguard

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has reaffirmed his commitment to pay the N30,000 minimum proposed by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) when passed into law, noting that the state already pays N25,000, which is higher than the national wage. The governor said this when members of the Edo Chapter of the NLC staged […]

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PHOTOS: NLC protests in Lagos over minimum wage – The Punch

The Nigeria Labour Congress has embarked on a nationwide protest on Tuesday after the rescheduled meeting between it and the Federal Government failed to hold in Abuja on Monday. The protest rally was scheduled to press home its demand for an executive draft bill on the N30,000 minimum wage to be transmitted by the presidency to the […]

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UK is testing self-driving Mars rovers – EarthSky

<!– googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘post_link_unit’); }); –> The Sherpa test rover with the new software at the Ibn Battuta Test Centre in Morocco in December, 2018. Image via Crown copyright. Despite the fact that landing on Mars is hard, robotic rovers and landers have now become a regular feature of Mars exploration. These advanced exploratory machines […]

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Plot to Assassinate Atiku, Saraki at campaign ground uncovered – Frank – Vanguard

…As Frank writes UN, UK, AU, others Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank has said that a plot to assassinate the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and his Campaign Director General, Sen. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, at a campaign ground in one […]

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Chinese moon rover Jade Rabbit 2 sends cute social media messages before taking a ‘nap’ – Daily Mail

China‘s pioneering trip to the far side of the moon is posting cute and quirky social media messages to keep people on Earth informed of the mission’s ‘nap’ schedule.  The ‘noon nap’ is designed to protect the machinery from the relentless heat of the moon during the lunar day.  Yutu-2, or Jade Rabbit 2, rover […]

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Gary Rowett sacked by Stoke City as club lose patience with under-performing boss – Mirror Online

Stoke City have sacked under-performing boss Gary Rowett after just eight months in charge, leaving the Staffordshire club looking for their FOURTH manager in just over a year. The Potters have terminated the former Birmingham and Derby manager’s contract after a disappointing first half of the season and Saturday’s failure to beat Shrewsbury Town in […]

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Oil prices steady on trade talk hopes and OPEC cuts, but slowdown looms – Egypttoday

SINGAPORE – 8 January 2019: Oil prices were stable on Tuesday, supported by hopes that talks in Beijing between U.S. and Chinese officials might defuse trade disputes between the world’s biggest economies, while OPEC-led supply cuts also tightened markets. International Brent crude futures LCOc1 were at $57.42 per barrel at 0742 GMT, up 9 cents, […]

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THE DAILY TRUST SIEGE: NPAN, Guild of Editors, Atiku, Labour condemn action as Army explains self – Vanguard

By Joseph Erunke, Dirisu Yakubu & Henry Ojelu THE Newspaper Proprietors Association of Nigeria, NPAN; Nigerian Guild of Editors, NGE; Presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar; Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, and others, yesterday, condemned the invasion of Abuja and Maiduguri offices of Daily Trust Newspapers. […]

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Recurrent miscarriage linked to faulty sperm – Daily Trust

Recurrent miscarriage, defined as the consecutive loss of three of more pregnancies before 20 weeks gestation, has been linked to faulty sperm. Scientists at Imperial College London, who investigated the sperm quality of 50 men whose partners had suffered three or more consecutive miscarriages compared the results to the sperm health of 60 male volunteers […]

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