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97 students sent packing for poor academic performance from the University of Ibadan

The University of Ibadan has expelled 97 students for extremely poor performance in their academics. PUNCH reports that the students failed to achieve the minimum requirement at the end of the 2015/16 academic session. In a statement released by the university’s Registrar, Olujimi Olukoya, three of the students dropped out, while others affected were in […]

Yoruba Actress, Bimbo Success Weds Popular Movie Director, Oscar In Lagos

This is definitely good news to fans, family members and well-wishers of popular Yoruba actress, Bimbo Success, one of the daughters of late Adebayo Success.(The founder of the National and Road Transport Workers (NURTW). As she walked down the aisle yesterday with the love of her life, Oscar, a renowned Yoruba movie director. They were […]

Guess who? Yoruba actor dressed as Masquerade

Guess which Yoruba actor is dressed in Masquerade outfit. See scary photos Its Ojopagogo

Governor Fayose has scored another antic as he rode on ‘Okada’ to inspect water projects in Ekiti

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, is one governor who does not care what anyone thinks of him, as far he gets the job done. The Ekiti state man who has become a thorn in the flesh of the Federal Government has, on several occasions, shown he is a man of the people and is loved […]

4 police men killed in bomb explosion in Adamawa, Atiku mourns their death

It was recorded that Four Police officers were killed in the bomb explosion that occurred at the Police Anti-bomb Squad Office, Jimeta, Adamawa state yesterday February 25th. The state police commissioner Muhammadu Ghazali says one of the bombs recovered from Boko Haram went off at the squad office. Atiku Abubakar expressed deep remorse for the […]

Rev. King’s fate will be decided today by the Supreme Court

The fate of Senior Pastor of the Christian Praying Assembly, Lagos, Rev. Chukwuemeka Ezeugo aka Reverend King, will be known today February 26th, as the Supreme Court would decide whether he should be hanged for murder or spend a few more years in jail. Reverend King was charged to court by the Lagos state government […]

In Edo State, INEC fixes Sept. 10, Nov. 26 for States’ governorship elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the timetable for the conduct of Edo and Ondo states governorship elections on September 10 and November 26, respectively. This is contained in the commission’s daily bulletin issued on Thursday in Abuja. The commission also released the Time Table and Schedule of Activities for both governorship elections […]

Abia state Governor looks into Paul Arisa’s case

Remember 27 year old Paul Arisa who cried for help through the help of his friend, has been visited by the Abia state governor, Okezie Ikpeazu. The governor has sent a medical practitioner, Mike Eninnaya and Ubani Newman Ubani his SSA on New Media to visit Paul at his hospital bed, with the plan of […]

Bukola Saraki celebrates Shehu Shagari at 91 with words of appreciation

The President of the Senate, Senator Bukola Saraki has joined Nigerians to congratulate ex-President Shehu Shagari. According to Leadership, Saraki  said the exemplary character and humility of the former President stands him out from his peers in Nigeria and in Africa at large. Shagari turned 91 on Thursday, February 25, 2016 The Senate President, in […]

“Social Media bill will never be passed into law” Senate President Saraki has assured Nigerians

Speaking at the Social Media Week in Lagos today, Senate President Bukola Saraki has assured Nigerians that the social media bill will never be passed into law “The frivolous petition bill, just like every other bill that must go through process should be something Nigerians should not fear. Let me tell you, Social Media must […]

2016 Budget will be ready by March says Yakubu Dogara

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, told newsmen that 2016 budget will be ready by the end of March. He said “No sooner than later, hopefully by the end of next month, we will have it read.” Dogara also said the Reps will make sure that the budget impacts the lives of common […]

Powerful explosion hits Adamawa state police HQ

According to reports, a powerful explosion, believed to be a bomb blast, has hit a police station in Adamawa State. The explosion is said to have occurred at about 11:44 am today, February 25, 2016 at the Jimeta Divisional Police Headquarters in Yola, the state capital, Premium Times reports. “#BREAKING: An explosion has occurred at […]

Former President Shehu Shagari turns 91 today

Former President Shehu Shagari is 91 years old today February 25th. He served as the second President of Nigeria in the Second Republic from October 1st 1979 to December 31st 1983. He was born February 25, 1925. Happy Birthday to him.

Osun group gives a warning to Ali Modu Sheriff, ‘No harm must come to him,’

The Osun Ibile Forum has warned Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) Chairman, Ali Modu Sheriff to ensure that no harm comes to former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode. The warning comes after Sheriff threatened that Fani-Kayode would not go scot free for linking him with Boko Haram. The group’s comments were contained in a statement released by its […]

Governor Wike has ordered Rivers state indigenes on scholarship abroad to Return back to Nigeria and complete their studies

Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, has asked all indigenes of the state who are on scholarship abroad to return to Nigeria to continue their scholarship programmes in any University in the country as the state is currently facing financial crisis and can’t continue to sponsor them. This directive is contained in a letter sent out […]

South African mother’s carelessness gets her child kidnapped

In a heartbreaking case, a 2-month-old child was abducted in Johannesburg after a woman gave the mother money to buy the child a pair of socks. News 24  reports that this incident happened at a store in the city’s Central Business District. The Police spokesperson, Warrant Officer Xoli Mbele, while confirming the incident yesterday, said that […]

Ekweremadu, Akpabio to be arrested and detained by FG

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the Federal Government is planning to arrest and detain Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu and Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio. The party’s claims are contained in a statement released by its National Legal Adviser, Victor Kwon. It reads in part: “We are also aware that plans […]

Two groups against one clash for revenge in Ibadan

Residents of Oja’ba area in Ibadan claimed six persons were killed when hoodlums in the area clashed on Wednesday. According to eyewitnesses, trouble started when a group named Idowu Boys, teamed up with another group, Zaccheus Boys, to attack an unnamed group. “Idowu Boys said they had an unfinished business with the other group after […]

Supreme courts says “We did not sack Anambra lawmakers”

The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a motion filed by the Independent National Electoral Commission seeking clarification on its January 29, 2016, judgment, which was thought to be an order sacking Senators Stella Oduah, Andy Uba and other federal legislators from Anambra State. The court held that its ruling was not ambiguous and therefore, it […]

Teen boy dies as he tries to recreate his Dad’s charms for money ritual

16-year-old, Raimi Fatai, from Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital, reportedly died while trying to make money rituals. It was gathered the deceased whose father is a herbalist had wanted to make money ritual by himself so he gathered 3 of his friends and copied some of his Dad’s written money ritual process. However, the plan to use […]