Military operatives have successfully dislodged bandits from their enclaves in Zamfara and Katsina States. The Army says in a statement that its operatives collaborated with all security agencies and local vigilante to fish out the bandits in an operation that kicked off on 19 January 2019. The operation, it says, is expected to last up till June […]
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It cannot be ascertained whether or not the candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun, would contest the coming governorship election, considering the number of court cases challenging his candidacy. There are reports that Sen. Iyabo Anisulowo has filed fresh charges against Abiodun over allegations that he evaded the NYSC scheme. […]
One Temitope Alani Teslim has been sentenced to jail for Internet fraud. Justice Sherifat Solebo of the Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos, convicted him for the offence bordering on possession of fraudulent documents. He was arrested by officers of the Nigeria Army Corps of Military Police, on May 16, 2018 around Ogba, Lagos, […]
Detectives may have found more “suspicious” funds in Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen’s accounts, TheNation reports. There are also “suspicious” transactions, including an $800,000 Standard Chartered Bank investment subscription, the report said. Also found is $630,000 lodged in some of the accounts through what is described as “structured payments” in tranches of $10,000 each. […]
A 31-year-old man, Adelowo Adedayo, was yesterday arrested for allegedly killing and burying another man, Abdullahi Liman, in a shallow grave in Niger State. The incident occurred at APC Quarters in Suleja, on January 16, 2019. According to reports, the deceased had once helped Adedayo with the sum of N80,000 when he was about to […]
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the Senate President Bukola Saraki as a dismal failure. Saraki had defected from the APC to join the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP), and reported moves to remove him from his position have failed. The Cable reports that in a statement released by the APC’s acting National Publicity […]
At least four people have been killed and several injured in a shooting in the eastern city of Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canadian police say. Nick Moore, a local journalist reported hearing four gunshots at the scene around an hour ago. He posted video footage of the scene on Twitter, showing emergency vehicles outside a house. Canadian police have advised […]
A sleep-deprived husband called 999 on his wife because she was snoring so loudly. West Midlands Police (WMP) shared the unbelievable audio online to urge people to leave the emergency line for real emergencies. After all, the clue is in the name. The tired husband is heard saying his wife sounds like a ‘motorbike’ and […]
The acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo says President Muhammadu Buhari has been growing the Nigerian economy in spite of difficulties in the country. He said this at Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom, on Wednesday, August 8 during the official defection of former Senate Minority Leader, Sen. Godswill Akpabio from Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All […]
A Nevada death-row inmate whose execution has been postponed twice says the legal fight over his fate is taking a tortuous toll on him and his family and he wants his sentence carried out. Scott Raymond Dozier told The Associated Press that the state should, in his words, “just get it done, just do it […]
Bakare, the Youth Corp Member said Idowu had remained elusive since the items were delivered to him at his house. Read Bakare’s account of his ordeal as reported by Punch, “Apart from being a corps member, I run a mobile phone business. On Thursday, August 2, around 4.30pm, I received a call from a customer, who […]
Nigerian singer and business mogul, Banky Wellington, took to his twitter page to react to yesterday’s reported DSS national assembly invasion He Wrote: Politicians are playing musical chairs with our country’s destiny. Instead of us coming together & cancelling ALL of them, some of us are picking sides, fighting on their behalf & FALSELY accusing ourselves. […]
The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Mahmood Yakubu, has predicted that Nigerian youths, with their population, could be the ones to determine the outcome of the 2019 general elections. Yakubu also revealed that the Osun State governorship election, slated for September 22, would feature the highest number of contestants in the […]
Young and upcoming Nigerian street rapper, megabyte has once again certified an appointment with greatness with the new offer appointed to him by Nigerian businessman, chairman of Forte Oil PLC, Femi Otedola. Femi Otedola has decided to sponsor a street up and coming rapper, megabyte’s education all through the university. He shared this news on instagram. Watch Video Below: View this post […]
Legendary musician, Innocent Idibia, better known as Tuface has reacted to the siege on the National Assembly by operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS. News broke Tuesday morning that masked DSS personnel had blocked all entrances into the National Assembly complex as well as mounted sentry near the legislative house to provide cover […]
Former Super Eagles keeper, Carl Ikeme, who was diagnosed with acute Leukemia a year ago and had to miss the FIFA 2018 World Cup in Russia, has told of his wife’s reaction after he informed her of his diagnosis. Ikeme, who is now in remission, said his wife, Saba, was nine months pregnant at the time […]
Abubakar Duduwale Who Trekked From Yola To Abuja For Buhari’s Inauguration Develops Legs Injury. The man who trekked from Yola to Abuja to congratulate President Buhari over the 2015 election victory. He is currently incapacitated and in need of help. Duduwalle is in Yola at the moment. Details later!!!
A suspected kidnapper, who wanted to kidnap a pharmacy owner, slept off as a result of tramadol he took before the operation. The Ondo State Police Command said the incident took place in Owo town , Ondo State, on Sunday, adding that as of Monday, the suspect was still sleeping due to the effect of […]
Some policemen on guard in a private residence have reportedly killed a member of the Special Anti Robbery Squad in Alor, Idemili South Local Government Area of Anambra State. According to a report by Punch, the incident occurred near the home of the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige. ‘The deceased accompanied one of […]
A truck driver reportedly crushed a pregnant woman and a man to death, then fled the scene. The truck, which was conveying granite, lost control and rammed into both victims who were attempting to board a taxi by the side of the road, before dragging them into the gutter. They died on the spot. The incident […]