Court jails 7 for Cybercrime in Enugu (photos)

The Enugu Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, secured the conviction of three students: Nonso Adudu, Anichebe Christopher, and Onyedika Austin Leonard, before Justice I.M. Buba of the Federal High Court

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No reports of deaths from Omicron Variant yet -WHO

The World Health Organization said Friday, December 3, it had not seen any reports of deaths caused by the new Omicron variant of Covid-19. The WHO said it was collecting evidence about the variant of concern (VOC), as countries around

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Lagos state government commiserates with parents of deceased student of Dowen college

The Lagos State Government has commiserated with the parents of Sylvester Oromoni (Jnr), the 12-year-old student of Dowen College, Lekki, who died recently. Speaking on the incident, the State Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, said the incident is very

Read More Lagos state government commiserates with parents of deceased student of Dowen college

Man apprehended for allegedly ‘turning children into tubers of yam’ in Ibadan

A middle aged man was apprehended on Friday, December 3, in Ibadan, Oyo State for allegedly ”turning two children into yam tubers.” According to report, the man allegedly dropped a certain amount of money on the ground which the children

Read More Man apprehended for allegedly ‘turning children into tubers of yam’ in Ibadan

Lagos NURTW boss brutally hacked by hoodlums in his home, trailed to hospital and shot dead while receiving treatment

Suspected hoodlums have killed a 28-year-old leader of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in Lagos State, Kunle Ajibade. It was gathered that the assailants stabbed Kunle at his house in Ijeshatedo area of Surulere, trailed him to

Read More Lagos NURTW boss brutally hacked by hoodlums in his home, trailed to hospital and shot dead while receiving treatment

Lagos school counters claim of 12-year-old student dying from injuries he sustained after allegedly being beaten by fellow students for refusing to join a cult

The management of Dowen College in Lagos state has countered claim of a 12-year-old student dying from injuries he sustained after allegedly being beaten by fellow students for refusing to join a cult. LIB reported earlier that a Twitter user

Read More Lagos school counters claim of 12-year-old student dying from injuries he sustained after allegedly being beaten by fellow students for refusing to join a cult

Criminals are now hiding under IPOB/ESN to carry out killings – South-East Governors

South-East Governors have raised an alarm of killings in the region being carried out by criminals hiding under the Eastern Security Network (ESN), the para-military arm of proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Dave Umahi, Governor of Ebonyi state and

Read More Criminals are now hiding under IPOB/ESN to carry out killings – South-East Governors

Aviation ministry is not being realistic with proposal of a national carrier – Senate

The Nigerian senate has said that the aviation ministry is not being realistic with its proposal of a national carrier. Chairman Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions, Senator Uba Sani said this at the committee’s retreat in

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Police fined N15m for detaining seven Boko Haram suspects without trial

The Nigerian Police Force has been ordered to pay N15m fine to seven suspected members of Boko Haram who were unlawfully detained for three years without trial. The applicants, Ajiri Dungus, Gudja Giddah, Adam Mohammed, Wardi Dungus, Fanami Mustapha, Mohammed

Read More Police fined N15m for detaining seven Boko Haram suspects without trial

SERAP should stop publicity stunt and declare where it gets funds – Presidency

The presidency has accused the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) of engaging in “divisive, irresponsible, and bare-faced publicity stunts”. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu in a statement titled ‘SERAP should stop the

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New Twitter CEO called out as his inflammatory 2010 tweet resurfaces

Parag Agrawal, the new Twitter CEO, has been hit with racism claims after a 2010 tweet resurfaced in which he appears to call all white people racist. In the tweet shared on October 26, 2010, Parag Agrawal, an Indian-American, wrote:

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Woman reportedly on the verge of losing eyes after she was brutally assaulted by her husband over alleged infidelity in Oyo

A 30-year-old mother of four, Mujidat Ademola is said to be on the verge of losing her eye after she was allegedly assaulted by her husband in Oyo state over alleged extra-marital affairs. According to a report by one SakiFirst,

Read More Woman reportedly on the verge of losing eyes after she was brutally assaulted by her husband over alleged infidelity in Oyo

Kaduna state to begin transition to four-day working week from December 1

The Kaduna government says it will begin a transition to a four-day working week in the state from December 1. According to a statement released today November 29, Muyiwa Adekeye, special adviser to the governor on media & communication, says

Read More Kaduna state to begin transition to four-day working week from December 1

Nigerian Customs intercepts vehicle loaded with N71m cash in Katsina state

The Katsina Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says it has intercepted a vehicle loaded with more than N71,350,000 suspected to be for laundering. Acting Controller at the command, Dalhat Wada-Chedi, made the disclosure on Monday, November 29, while

Read More Nigerian Customs intercepts vehicle loaded with N71m cash in Katsina state

70-year-old woman, others arrested as NDLEA intercepts 12,385kg drugs smuggled into Lagos on waterways

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA have seized 12,385 kilograms of Loud Cannabis, a strong variant of the illicit weed imported from a neighbouring country and smuggled into Lagos through the waterways. Director, Media & Advocacy of

Read More 70-year-old woman, others arrested as NDLEA intercepts 12,385kg drugs smuggled into Lagos on waterways

DSS raises alarm over terrorists’ plot to attack military bases

The Department of State Services (DSS) has raised an alarm over plans by terrorists to attack military bases in border towns across the country. In a leaked memo dated November 25, 2021, the secret agency also put the Nigeria Customs

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Rivers police rescue kidnapped job seeker lured from Delta to Port Harcourt, arrest 10 suspected kidnappers

Operatives of the Rivers State Police Command have rescued two kidnapped victims including a job seeker and and arrested ten suspected kidnappers. Spokesperson of the command, SP Nnamdi Omoni, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday November 28, said

Read More Rivers police rescue kidnapped job seeker lured from Delta to Port Harcourt, arrest 10 suspected kidnappers

Residents cry out as houses in Festac Phase 2 are demolished by the government (photos)

Some homeowners in Festac Phase 2 woke up to their houses being demolished on Sunday morning, Nov. 28. This comes one day after an article announced that the Federal Housing Authority will soon begin mass demolition of buildings without approval

Read More Residents cry out as houses in Festac Phase 2 are demolished by the government (photos)

‘We are weeping in our hearts and souls and we reject this socioeconomic evil’ – Nigerian Students threaten nationwide shutdown over proposed fuel price hike

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has threatened to go on strike in protest of the Federal Government’s plans to increase the fuel price in 2022. Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mele Kyari, announced

Read More ‘We are weeping in our hearts and souls and we reject this socioeconomic evil’ – Nigerian Students threaten nationwide shutdown over proposed fuel price hike

Unilever, Lafarge donate 80-bed Isolation Centre in Ogun State … as Governor Abiodun restates commitment to PPP

Executive Governor of Ogun State, Prince Dapo Abiodun has restated his administration’s support for private businesses operating within the state in a bid to improve and encourage more public-private partnerships in critical areas of development. The Governor gave the assurance

Read More Unilever, Lafarge donate 80-bed Isolation Centre in Ogun State … as Governor Abiodun restates commitment to PPP

”Worst ever” Covid variant hits Europe as first case is detected in Belgium

A new coronavirus variant that has been branded the “worst ever” mutation of the disease has already reached Europe, a virologist said today. A patient in Belgium fell ill with the B.1.1.529 variant of the virus, which was first detected

Read More ”Worst ever” Covid variant hits Europe as first case is detected in Belgium

Man who specializes in displaying exquisite materials online but delivers rags and mosquito nets to unsuspecting buyers arrested in Kano

The police in Kano state have arrested a 25-year-old man, Aliyu Hussaini, who specializes in the use of social media platforms, Facebook and Whatsapp to advertise textile materials and thereafter defraud unsuspecting customers of their monies without delivery of the

Read More Man who specializes in displaying exquisite materials online but delivers rags and mosquito nets to unsuspecting buyers arrested in Kano

Nigerian Communications Commission debunks reports of Davido doing airtime and data giveaway

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it has discovered while undertaking online social listening that an ostensibly syndicated group is on the prowl to swindle unsuspecting members of the public, particularly millions of Nigerian telecom consumers, by capitalizing on the

Read More Nigerian Communications Commission debunks reports of Davido doing airtime and data giveaway

December 1 deadline: Get COVID19 vaccination if you love your job – FG tells workers

Ahead of the December 1 deadline for the COVID-19 vaccine mandate for Federal civil servants, the Federal Government has warned employees who love their jobs to go and get vaccinated. Recall that the chairman of the Presidential Steering Committee on

Read More December 1 deadline: Get COVID19 vaccination if you love your job – FG tells workers

Lagos #EndSARS report: Areas that affect Federal government will be addressed- Femi Adesina

The Special Adviser to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has said that the Federal Government will only address areas within the White Paper report of the Lagos Judicial Panel on Police Brutality that concerns it. Adesina said

Read More Lagos #EndSARS report: Areas that affect Federal government will be addressed- Femi Adesina

Those who macheted me abused me for testifying before EndSARS panel – Witness who was attacked in Lagos shares her story

One of the witnesses who testified before the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry on Restitution for Victims of SARS Related Abuses and other matters, Kamsi Ochuko, has narrated how she was attacked by unknown men at Crown Estate bus

Read More Those who macheted me abused me for testifying before EndSARS panel – Witness who was attacked in Lagos shares her story

Spiritual consultant to notorious bandits, 4 suspected kidnappers arrested as police foil plot to kidnap worshippers in Abuja church

The Niger State Police Command has arrested one Umar Samaila, said to be a spiritual consultant to notorious bandits hibernating in Niger, FCT Abuja and Nasarawa States. Spokesperson of the command, DSP Wasiu Abiodun, who disclosed this in a statement

Read More Spiritual consultant to notorious bandits, 4 suspected kidnappers arrested as police foil plot to kidnap worshippers in Abuja church

‘It was not based on facts’ – Femi Adesina explains why US removed Nigeria from religious freedom violators’ list

Femi Adesina, presidential spokesperson, has explained why Nigeria was removed from the list of countries blacklisted for “engaging in violation of religious freedom” by the US. In 2019, Mike Pompeo, former US secretary of state, announced that Nigeria has been

Read More ‘It was not based on facts’ – Femi Adesina explains why US removed Nigeria from religious freedom violators’ list

“Thank you for making the lifting of others, a cornerstone of your endeavour” – Atiku Abubakar hails Davido on 29th birthday

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has hailed Davido for donating N251m to orphanages across Nigeria. The superstar singer, who turned 29 on Sunday, November 21, had earlier announced plan to donate the money gifted to him by colleagues and fans

Read More “Thank you for making the lifting of others, a cornerstone of your endeavour” – Atiku Abubakar hails Davido on 29th birthday

Police arrest Ebonyi varsity lecturer for allegedly raping his gateman’s 12-year-old daughter

The Ebonyi State Police Command has arrested a lecturer with the Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ndufu-Alike Ikwo, for allegedly defiling a 12-year-old daughter of his gateman. It was gathered the suspect, Prof Felix Anyaegbunam, who hails from Anambra State had

Read More Police arrest Ebonyi varsity lecturer for allegedly raping his gateman’s 12-year-old daughter

Nigerians storm Nigeria High Commission in New Delhi to protest against police maltreatment in India

A number of Nigerians stormed the Nigeria High Commission in New Delhi, India, to protest against police maltreatment. This comes after a number of Nigerians cried out, accusing Indian police of maltreatment. Notably, a Nigerian mother was recently arrested with

Read More Nigerians storm Nigeria High Commission in New Delhi to protest against police maltreatment in India

I am so happy that you have finally put your differences aside and allowed love guide you- Lola Omotayo-Okoye celebrates her husband, Peter and his twin brother Paul

Lola Omotayo-Okoye has sent birthday wishes to her husband, Peter Okoye, and his twin brother, Paul, as they turn a year older today November 18. Lola in her post expressed happiness that the famous singing duo have put their differences

Read More I am so happy that you have finally put your differences aside and allowed love guide you- Lola Omotayo-Okoye celebrates her husband, Peter and his twin brother Paul

Sam Nnabuike cautions his colleagues

Nollywood actor, Sam Nnabuike has taken to his Instagram story to caution his colleagues who have taken advantage of the medium which Davido used in knowing his real friends on his birthday.The actor stated that he’s disappointed in his colleagues

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EFCC boss, Abdulrasheed Bawa, denies claims a diamond bra was found in ex-petroleum minister, Diezani Alison Madueke’s apartment

The chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa, has denied claims that a diamond bra was found in ex-petroleum minister, Diezani Alison Madueke’s apartment. Rumors were rife last month that an auction of her forfeited properties

Read More EFCC boss, Abdulrasheed Bawa, denies claims a diamond bra was found in ex-petroleum minister, Diezani Alison Madueke’s apartment

Update: Police arrest popular hotel owner in connection with death of OAU master’s student

Osun State Police Command has arrested the chairman of Hilton Hotel and Resort, Ile-Ife, Dr Ramon Adegoke Atobatele Adedoyin, in connection with the death of one Timothy Adegoke. It will be recalled that Adegoke, a masters student of Obafemi Awolowo

Read More Update: Police arrest popular hotel owner in connection with death of OAU master’s student

Police take over APC National headquarters in Abuja

Police officers have taken over the national headquarters of the All Progressives Congress APC located on Blantyre Street in Abuja. The police officers who came in four patrol vans, blocked the exit and entry points of the building. The police

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Restrain from commenting on the #EndSARS judicial Panel report – Lagos state Commissioner for Infomation, Gbenga Omotoso advices Nigerians

The Lagos state government has asked people to restrain from making comments about the findings in the EndSARS Judicial Panel report that was submitted to the state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Monday, November 15. The State Commissioner for Information and

Read More Restrain from commenting on the #EndSARS judicial Panel report – Lagos state Commissioner for Infomation, Gbenga Omotoso advices Nigerians

There is no place on earth today, not in Yemen or Somalia are human lives so cheap like in this country – Senator Shehu Sani

Senator Shehu Sani has decried the deplorable state of security across the country. In a post shared on his Facebook page, the senator who represented Kaduna Central in the 8th National Assembly, opined that there is no place on planet

Read More There is no place on earth today, not in Yemen or Somalia are human lives so cheap like in this country – Senator Shehu Sani

Terrorists will overrun Nigeria if urgent steps aren’t taken to address insecurity – Governor Ortom warns

Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom, has warned President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration to step up efforts to address insecurity saying Nigerians are “under siege” and if urgent steps are not taken, “terrorists would overrun the country in no distant time”. The

Read More Terrorists will overrun Nigeria if urgent steps aren’t taken to address insecurity – Governor Ortom warns

Chief of Defence Staff warns against making disparaging comments about military after Lagos #EndSARS report

The Chief of Defence Staff, Gen.Lucky Irabor, has warned Nigerians against making disparaging comments about the military following the findings in the recently released report of the Lagos state inquiry on October 20, 2020 Lekki shooting incident. In the report

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Bandits are living in fool’s paradise – President Buhari condemns killing of 15 people in Sokoto state

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the killing of 15 people in Goronyo and Illela Local Government Areas of Sokoto state. The President in a statement released by his media aide Garba Shehu on Tuesday November 16, noted that the military

Read More Bandits are living in fool’s paradise – President Buhari condemns killing of 15 people in Sokoto state

Gbajabiamila declares seat of late House of Reps member vacant

Seat of late lawmaker who represented Akure South/Akure North Federal Constituency of Ondo State, Hon. Adedayo Omolafe, has been declared vacant by speaker of the house of representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila. Gbajabiamila noted that the vacancy is as a result of

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Konga narrates how he was robbed after having an accident.

Nigerian singer, Konga has taken to his Instagram page to narrate about how he was robbed after having a fatal accident.He began by stating that the incident happened on November 13, 2021 at about 2am. He went to have his

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EndSARS: Lagos judicial panel shares list of people killed and missing after shooting at Lekki toll gate

The Lagos state judicial panel has shared a list of people killed and declared missing after the shooting at Lekki toll gate during the #EndSARS protest in October 2020. The panel in its 309-page report which has been made public,

Read More EndSARS: Lagos judicial panel shares list of people killed and missing after shooting at Lekki toll gate

Boko Haram is in full control of 5 communities in our state – Niger SSG

Alhaji Ahmed Matane, Secretary to Niger State Government has raised an alarm of Boko Haram insurgents being in control of 5 communities in the state. Matane who addressed journalists, said Boko Haram insurgents are fully in charge in Hanawanka, Madaka,

Read More Boko Haram is in full control of 5 communities in our state – Niger SSG

ENDSARS: They shattered so many lives and tried to destroy mine – DJ Switch reacts to Lagos panel confirming that people were killed at Lekki Toll Gate

Entertainer, DJ Switch has reacted to Lagos panel confirming that EndSARS protesters were killed at the Lekki tollgate on October 20, 2020. LIB reported earlier that the panel also indicted soldiers and implicated Nigeria’s security agents in the “killing and

Read More ENDSARS: They shattered so many lives and tried to destroy mine – DJ Switch reacts to Lagos panel confirming that people were killed at Lekki Toll Gate

We’ll lose foreign investors if our justice system is ineffective – Buhari tells judges

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the country might lose foreign investors if the justice system is ineffective. The President who was represented at the 2021 All Nigeria Judges’ Conference in Abuja on Monday November 15 by Vice President Yemi

Read More We’ll lose foreign investors if our justice system is ineffective – Buhari tells judges

EndSARS: Lagos Panel reportedly indicts Nigerian Army and Police, says they shot live bullet and killed Lekki Tollgate protesters while singing National Anthem

The Lagos State Judicial Panel on #EndSARS submitted its report to the Lagos State Government today, November 15. Sahara Reporters reports that the panel in the report which is yet to be made public as promised by the state governor,

Read More EndSARS: Lagos Panel reportedly indicts Nigerian Army and Police, says they shot live bullet and killed Lekki Tollgate protesters while singing National Anthem

Wale Jana advises young ladies on how to meet a good man.

Social media evangelist, Wale Jana has taken to his Instagram page to advice young ladies about relationships.He started by saying that if a lady is hopeful about meeting a good man, there are some things she needs to stop doing.He

Read More Wale Jana advises young ladies on how to meet a good man.

Vice President of Dangote Group and brother of Africa’s richest man, Sani Dangote is dead:

Sani Dangote, Vice President of Dangote Group and brother of Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote is dead. Sani Dangote who was also the Deputy Chairman of the African Gum Arabic Producers Association and a two-time President of Lagos Polo Club,

Read More Vice President of Dangote Group and brother of Africa’s richest man, Sani Dangote is dead:

Nigerian Lady who was wrongfully charged and sentenced to 20 years in Ivorian prison dies after contracting an infection

Babalola Itunu, the Nigerian lady who was wrongfully charged and incarcerated for a crime she didn’t commit in Cote D’Ivoire has reportedly died after contracting an infection. Earlier this year, LIB reported that 21-year-old Itunu Babalola, from Oyo state, was

Read More Nigerian Lady who was wrongfully charged and sentenced to 20 years in Ivorian prison dies after contracting an infection

Over 30 million Nigerians are not paying tax- DG, BudgIT officer, Ben Akabueze, says

The Director-General of the Budget Office of the Federation, Ben Akabueze, has said over 30 million Nigerians have refused to pay tax. Akabueze disclosed this at an interactive session with media executives, civil society, non-governmental organizations as well as other

Read More Over 30 million Nigerians are not paying tax- DG, BudgIT officer, Ben Akabueze, says

I don’t know what happened to camera I recovered at Lekki tollgate – Fashola

Minister for works and housing, Babatunde Fashola has said that he doesn’t know what happened to the camera he recovered at Lekki tollgate after the #EndSARS protests. In an interview on Arise TV, the Minister stated that he should not

Read More I don’t know what happened to camera I recovered at Lekki tollgate – Fashola

ISWAP fighters are regrouping in Lake Chad axis – Ndume raises alarm

Senator representing Borno South, Ali Ndume has raised an alarm of Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists regrouping in the Lake Chad axis. The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Army made the claim on Sunday November 14, while

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This is a disgusting distraction orchestrated by those seeking to weaken the ongoing massive onslaught against terrorism and banditry – FG replies US-based organization

The federal government has replied a US-based non-profit organisation over claims of sponsoring terrorism. According to the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, “the so-called Global Advocates for Terrorism Eradication is a pesky irritant that should be ignored, especially

Read More This is a disgusting distraction orchestrated by those seeking to weaken the ongoing massive onslaught against terrorism and banditry – FG replies US-based organization

Toke Makinwa engages critic with a reply.

Media personality, Toke Makinwa has been discredited for being the host of the latest season of the Gulder Ultimate Search. Critics have said that Toke is not the best person for the role because she belongs to the beauty industry.

Read More Toke Makinwa engages critic with a reply.

Annie Idibia pens down apology note as she celebrates her birthday.

Actress and wife to veteran Nigerian musician Tuface, Annie Idibia has penned down an apology note as she marks her 37th birthday today, November 13, 2021.She makes this apology on her official Instagram page.She stated that she would love to

Read More Annie Idibia pens down apology note as she celebrates her birthday.

EFCC arrests man for $200,000 cryptocurrency fraud in Lagos

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal Command, have arrested one Precious Ofure Omonkhoa for an alleged bitcoin investment scam. Omonkhoa was arrested on November 8, 2021 in the Ikoyi area of Lagos, following credible intelligence

Read More EFCC arrests man for $200,000 cryptocurrency fraud in Lagos

We have disbursed N58 Billion to the less privileged in 2 months – FG

The Nigerian government has said that it has disbursed over ?58billion to Nigerians in the past two months under the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT). Halima Shehu, National Coordinator of Household Uplifting Programme, Conditional Cash Transfer (HUP – CCT), disclosed this

Read More We have disbursed N58 Billion to the less privileged in 2 months – FG

Railway workers to embark on three day warning strike

Nigerian Railway workers will be embarking on a 3-day warning strike from Thursday, November 18 to November 20, 2021. The workers in a letter titled ‘’Notice and Directive to embark on 3- day warning strike nationwide,’’ dated November 12th and

Read More Railway workers to embark on three day warning strike

FG to begin sale of houses from N7.2m – Fashola

Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola has announced that the federal government will commence sale of houses under the National Mass Housing Programme from N7.2 million naira. Fashola revealed this on Friday November 12, during the unveiling of

Read More FG to begin sale of houses from N7.2m – Fashola

FG increases prices of electricity meters

The Federal Government has raised the cost of both single-phase and three-phase electricity meters beginning from November 15, 2021. According to a circular dated November 11, 2021, and issued by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, the price of a single-phase

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The competitiveness of Nigerians abroad starts from home where they have acquired good education – President Buhari

President Buhari has said that the competitiveness of Nigerians abroad starts from Nigeria where they have acquired a good education A statement released by presidential spokesperson, Femi Adesina, says the President said this during a meeting with Minister of State

Read More The competitiveness of Nigerians abroad starts from home where they have acquired good education – President Buhari

EFCC grills former Edo state governor, Lucky Igbinedion, over fraud allegations

Lucky Igbinedion, a former governor of Edo state, has been invited by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over allegations bordering on diversion of public funds amounting to about N1.6 billion. According to The Cable, Igbinedion arrived at the

Read More EFCC grills former Edo state governor, Lucky Igbinedion, over fraud allegations

Missing Vanguard reporter, Tordue Salem found dead in Abuja

Vanguard reporter, Tordue Henry Salem, has been found dead 29 days after he went missing in Abuja. Vanguard confirmed his death on Thursday night, November 11, but details of the circumstances surrounding the recovery of his remains are still sketchy

Read More Missing Vanguard reporter, Tordue Salem found dead in Abuja

12.1m Nigerians will go hungry in December — UNICEF, WFP and FOA predict

A joint report by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FOA), World Food Programme (WFP), and the United Nations Children and Education Funds (UNICEF) has predicted that 12.1 million Nigerians will go hungry through out December 2021, as a result of

Read More 12.1m Nigerians will go hungry in December — UNICEF, WFP and FOA predict

Usifo Ataga’s murder: How Chidinma allegedly used American and Private numbers to negotiate for apartment – Witness tells court

The hearing in the murder case of Super TV CEO, Usifo Ataga, continued today November 11 at the Lagos State High Court, sitting at Tafawa Balewa Square TBS, with Nkechi Mogbo, owner of the short-let apartment at 19, Adewale Oshin

Read More Usifo Ataga’s murder: How Chidinma allegedly used American and Private numbers to negotiate for apartment – Witness tells court

NAFDAC raises alarm over sachet water brands without factory addresses in Adamawa

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has raised an alarm over sachet water brands without reachable factory addresses in Adamawa State. Mr. Gonzalez Nyor, the state Coordinator of the agency disclosed this at an interview

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This reflects the Supreme will of the Almighty God – Charles Soludo speaks after INEC declared him winner of Anambra governorship election

Former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Professor Charles Soludo, has reacted to his victory in the Anambra State governorship election. Soludo, who was governor of the apex bank between 2004 and 2009, was declared the winner by

Read More This reflects the Supreme will of the Almighty God – Charles Soludo speaks after INEC declared him winner of Anambra governorship election

INEC declares Charles Soludo winner of Anambra governorship election

Former governor of the Central Bank and candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, Chukwuma Soludo, has been declared winner of the Anambra governorship election by the Independent National Electoral Commission. The Returning Officer of the Anambra governorship election, Prof

Read More INEC declares Charles Soludo winner of Anambra governorship election

Ikoyi building collapse: Lagos state govt begins DNA testing for identification of bodies

The Lagos state government has commenced a process for the identification of bodies recovered from the rubble at the Ikoyi building collapse which happened on Monday, November 1. A statement released by the state Commissioner of Information and Strategy, Gbenga

Read More Ikoyi building collapse: Lagos state govt begins DNA testing for identification of bodies

Ethiopian government detains 16 UN workers and their families in Addis Ababa as war with advancing rebels continues

About 16 United Nations staff and their dependents have been detained by the Ethiopian government in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa. According to reports, UN security officials have visited the detained staffand have told the Abiy Ahmed administration to release

Read More Ethiopian government detains 16 UN workers and their families in Addis Ababa as war with advancing rebels continues

Senate and Reps pass electoral amendment act, approves electronic transmission of results

The Nigerian Senate has passed the harmonized version of the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, 2021. The bill was passed on Tuesday November 9, following the resumption of plenary by members of the National Assembly after a 3-weeks recess and the

Read More Senate and Reps pass electoral amendment act, approves electronic transmission of results

9 burnt to death, 11 others injured in fatal road accident in Niger state

Nine persons were killed and 11 others injured in a road accident that occurred along Kutigi-Mokwa Road in Niger State. The accident involving two trailers, a Sharon commercial vehicle and Volkswagen Golf car occurred at about 10 am on Monday,

Read More 9 burnt to death, 11 others injured in fatal road accident in Niger state

“Be wise”- Singer Jmartins advises philanthropists.

Nigerian hip hop singer, Jmartins has taken to his Instagram page to give a word of advice to philanthropists. He stated that they should be wise in their philanthropy and know when to say “no”. He pointed out that if

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Number of IDPs increased in past year by one million – Refugee commission

The National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons (NCFRMI) has said that the internally displaced persons in the country increased by one million in the past one year due to humanitarian crisis. The disclosure was made on Monday

Read More Number of IDPs increased in past year by one million – Refugee commission

Police arrest members of notorious kidnap gang and their food supplier in Ekiti

The Ekiti State Police Command has arrested three suspected members of a notorious kidnap gang and their food supplier, Taiwo Fayoke. Spokesperson of the command, ASP Abutu Sunday, in a statement on Monday, November 8, said that the suspects have

Read More Police arrest members of notorious kidnap gang and their food supplier in Ekiti

Update: INEC reschedule voting in Ihiala local government area

The supplementary election scheduled to hold in Ihiala local government in Anambra state has been rescheduled to hold from 10am to 4pm on Tuesday, November 9. The election had earlier been slated to hold from 8.30am to 2pm. INEC had

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48 year old married man arrested over death of his 50 year old mistress who died after they finished having s3x in his matrimonial home in Ogun

A 48 year old butcher Segun Taiwo, pictured above, has been arrested by men of Ogun state police command in connection with the death of his 50 year old woman friend Abimbola Olusola whose corpse was found by the road

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APC poor performance in Anambra is self-inflicted – Uche Nwosu

Former Imo governorship candidate, Uche Nwosu has said that the ruling party’s poor outing in Anambra governorship election is self-inflicted. Addressing journalists in Abuja, Nwosu said the declining fortune of the party in the Southeast is as a result of

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It’s about the time the baton be handed over to somebody else – Rio Ferdinand calls for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to leave Manchester United

Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand has called on the club’s coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to leave the club and ‘hand over the baton’ to someone else. The Norwegian is under huge pressure following a poor run of form in which

Read More It’s about the time the baton be handed over to somebody else – Rio Ferdinand calls for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to leave Manchester United

FCT Youths gives two week ultimatum to FCT minister to improve security.

The FCT Youth under a body, FCT Youth Stakeholders Forum have come out en masse to register their displeasure about the FCT minister’s inactivity for the past six years which he has spent in office.Headed by a spokesperson, Yinussa Ahmadu

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Ikoyi building collapse: Death toll rises to 43

The death toll from the building which collapsed in Ikoyi area of Lagos state has risen to 43. Gbenga Omotoso, Lagos commissioner for information and strategy in a statement released on Sunday November 7, announced the recovery of another body.

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43-year-old man arrested for beating daughter to death for crying continously

A 43-year-old man identified simply as Sanjo has been arrested for beating his daughter to death for crying continously. The resident of Alekuwodo community in Osogbo, Osun state capital was handed over to the police after the incident was reported

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Joe Biden ‘farted close to Camilla’ during COP26 trip

US president, Joe Biden has been hit with further embarrassing revelations following his visit to Glasgow for COP26. He is said to have farted audibly while chatting with the Duchess of Cornwall. Camilla is said to have been so taken

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Anambra decides: INEC official missing with 41 result sheets – Returning Officer

The Returning Officer in Idemili South Local Government of Area of the state, Dr Gabriel Othong, has alleged that a Supervisory Presiding Officer has reportedly “carted away” 41 results sheets in the ongoing Anambra Governorship election. Othong who is from

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INEC suspends declaration of Anambra Governorship election result

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended the collation of results for the Anambra State governorship election and also suspended the declaration of the result of the election. INEC’s Chief Returning Officer for the election, Professor Florence Obi, announced

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Criminals are using IPOB’s name to kill innocent citizens — South-East Governors

Governors from the South-East region of the country have raised an alarm of criminals allegedly using the name of the Indigenous People of Biafra to kill innocent citizens. In a statement issued by the Governor of Ebonyi State and Chairman,

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IGP restricts vehicles in and out of Anambra ahead of poll

As part of measures aimed at protecting the sanctity of the electoral process in the November 6, 2021, Anambra State Gubernatorial Elections, the Inspector General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered the restriction of vehicular movement in and

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Borno state gov pays impromptu visit to state hospitals, nabs health workers exploiting patients

Governor Babagana Zulum on Thursday November 4, paid an impromptu visits to some Government healthcare centres, during which he found some officials collecting between N8,000 and N10,000 from patients for services that are meant to be provided free of charge.

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Obi Cubana regains freedom after three nights in EFCC custody

Socialite and businessman, Obinna Iyiegbu aka Obi Cubana, has regained his freedom from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission after three nights of interrogation. He was arrested on November 1 over allegations of money laundering and tax fraud. He regained

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We have cancelled our one week sit-at-home – IPOB:

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has cancelled its sit-at-home order in the South-east. The proscribed group had threatened to lock down the region from November 5 to protest the detention of its leader, Nnamdi Kanu. However, in a statement

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Nnamdi Kanu is more important than Anambra election, release him for peace to reign – Doyin Okupe

Former Presidential aide, Doyin Okupe, has called on the Federal government to release IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu. Okupe who was the former Senior Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs, said Kanu should be released if that would

Read More Nnamdi Kanu is more important than Anambra election, release him for peace to reign – Doyin Okupe

Imo Assembly impeaches Deputy Speaker Amara Iwuanyanwu

The deputy speaker of the Imo state House of Assembly, Amara Iwuanyanwu, has been impeached. Iwuanyanwu was impeached during plenary at the Assembly complex today November 2. Ekene Nnodim, who represents Orlu State Constituency, submitted a resolution signed by 18

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Obi Cubana released from EFCC custody, shares first post on IG

Socialite and businessman, Obi Cubana, has regained his freedom after he was arrested by EFCC operatives. “Unbroken #manoftheyear 2021” Obi captioned the photo he shared on his Instagram page this evening shortly after he was released The socialite was arrested

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Ikoyi building collapse: Gov Sanwo-Olu suspends Lagos State Building Control Agency GM, Gbolahan Oki indefinitely

The Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has ordered the immediate suspension of the General Manager of the Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA), Gbolahan Oki. This comes barely 24 hours after the collapse of a 21-storey building in the Ikoyi

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Religious rulers in Nigeria worse than political rulers – Aisha Yesufu

Human rights activist Aisha Yesufu has said that religious leaders in Nigeria are worse than political rulers. According to Yesufu, religious leaders benefit from bad governance as it helps them “sell cheap miracles and power points”. Yesufu stated this on

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Owner of collapsed skyscraper in Ikoyi trapped inside rubble – Eyewitness claims

A Nigerian man who witnessed as the 21-storey building collapsed in Ikoyi claims the owner of the skyscraper is trapped with the other victims. The building located on Gerard Road, Ikoyi collapsed this afternoon with an unspecified number of persons

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Businessman, Ned Nwoko and Moroccan wife, Laila, part ways

Billionaire businessman, Ned Nwoko, and his fifth wife, Laila have gone their separate ways. Laila announced this on her Instastories some hours ago. Although she didn’t give reasons for their separation, she asked people who followed her on Instagram because

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Nigeria is getting to the point where even the middle class may face hunger – Gov Okowa

Delta state governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has said that Nigeria is getting to the point where even the middle class may go hungry due to the prevailing food crisis. The governor said this when he appeared on Channels TV on Monday,

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Owner of collapsed building got approval to construct only 15 floors, but he went on to build 21 floors

The owner of the collapsed 21-storey Gerrard Terraces building in Ikoyi was given the approval to construct only 15 floors but he ended up building a 21-storey building. The General Manager, Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA), Mr Gbolahan Oki,

Read More Owner of collapsed building got approval to construct only 15 floors, but he went on to build 21 floors

Bandits and herdsmen are ready to lay down arms, grant them amnesty – Gumi says

Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi has continued to call for bandits to be granted amnesty. Gumi said the Federal Government should grant bandits amnesty as they are ready to lay down their arms. He explained that granting bandits amnesty would

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IPOB, ESN behind attacks in south-east – Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army has alleged that the Eastern Security Network, an outfit of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), is behind the recent attacks in the south-east region. Onyema Nwachukwu, Army spokesman, said this on Monday, November 1, while

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EFCC allegedly arrests Obi Cubana for money laundering and tax fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC has allegedly arrested popular socialite and businessman, Obinna Iyiegbu, aka Obi Cubana. Punch reports that the club owner who arrived the headquarters of the EFCC at Jabi, Abuja, at about noon on Monday

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Those claiming Anambra election won’t hold are lying – Former Governor, Chukwuemeka Ezeife

Former Governor of Anambra state, Chukwuemeka Ezeife has said those claiming the scheduled governorship election in the south-east state won’t hold are lying. In an interview on Channels Television, Ezeife accused those propagating the claim of working against the scheduled

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Alleged internet fraudster who blackmails homosexuals docked for $8,420USD scam in Kaduna

The Kaduna Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on October 25, 2021 arraigned one Abdulrahim Dangana before Justice Darius Khobo of the Kaduna State High Court, Kaduna on one count charge that borders on obtaining by

Read More Alleged internet fraudster who blackmails homosexuals docked for $8,420USD scam in Kaduna

LASU to refund 50% of school fees to students with 4.5 CGPA

The Management of Lagos State University (LASU) has put in place a policy to refund 50 per cent of school fees to students with Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 4.50 in every session. Prof. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello Vice-Chancellor (VC) LASU

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The government should take Nnamdi Kanu seriously, he has many followers in south-east – Ifeanyi Ubah

Senator representing Anambra south, Ifeanyi Ubah has outlined why the federal government should take leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu seriously. Ubah in an interview with Arise TV on Monday October 25, said Nnamdi Kanu should

Read More The government should take Nnamdi Kanu seriously, he has many followers in south-east – Ifeanyi Ubah

Buhari hails military for ‘keeping Nigeria united’

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has praised the armed forces for ensuring peace and order across the country. Buhari, while speaking at the the 2022 Armed Forces Remembrance Day emblem appeal launch on Monday, October 25, said despite the challenges, the

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Dave Umahi gifts Rev Fr. Mbaka’s Adoration Ministry N30m, 200 yams and 100 bags of rice, urges the preacher to stop criticising Buhari

Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi has appealed to the Spiritual Director, Adoration Ministry, Enugu Nigeria, Reverend Father Ejike Mbaka, to stop criticizing President Muhammadu Buhari. He made the appeal during the annual harvest, thanksgiving and bazaar of the Adoration Ministry

Read More Dave Umahi gifts Rev Fr. Mbaka’s Adoration Ministry N30m, 200 yams and 100 bags of rice, urges the preacher to stop criticising Buhari

‘It’s nowhere near good enough’ – Manchester United captain Harry Maguire apologises to supporters for their humiliating defeat by Liverpool

The Red Devils were thrashed with goals from Naby Keita and Diogo Jota followed up by a hat-trick from the in-form Mohamed Salah to seal off the commanding victory. Maguire has now admitted his side were ‘not good enough’ and

Read More ‘It’s nowhere near good enough’ – Manchester United captain Harry Maguire apologises to supporters for their humiliating defeat by Liverpool

President Buhari leaves for Saudi Arabia for summit and lesser Hajj

President Buhari will depart Nigeria today October 25 for Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, to participate in the investment conference organized by the Future Investment Initiative Institute. He will also go to Makka and Madina for the lesser hajj, after the summit.

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Inspector killed, gunman shot dead as police repel attack on divisional headquarters in Ebonyi

A police inspector has been killed while another was injured when gunmen attacked Unwana Divisional Headquarters station in Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State. The yet to be identified gunmen numbering about 35 attacked the police station at

Read More Inspector killed, gunman shot dead as police repel attack on divisional headquarters in Ebonyi

Stop pitting Yoruba against Igbo – Ohanaeze tells AG Malami after he claimed IPOB carried out attack on Oba Akiolu during EndSARS protests

Socio-cultural Igbo group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has warned the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, to “stop pitting the Yoruba against the Igbos living in Lagos.” Malami had, at a press conference last Friday, October

Read More Stop pitting Yoruba against Igbo – Ohanaeze tells AG Malami after he claimed IPOB carried out attack on Oba Akiolu during EndSARS protests

Nigeria’s insecurity is reducing – Ndume

Chairman of Senate Committee on Army, Senator Ali Ndume has said that insecurity is reducing in the country. Ndume who represents Borno South, made the claim while answering questions from journalists after the turbaning of All Progressives Congress national chairmanship

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EndSARS memorial: LNSA officers who assaulted Uber driver sanctioned (photos)

The Management of the Lagos State Neighbourhood Safety Agency (LNSA) has sanctioned all the Officers involved in the unlawful treatment of Mr Adedotun Clement (the Uber Driver) during the ENDSARS anniversary protest on Wednesday, October 20. The sanctioning came following

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NCC alerts telecom consumers on Flubot Malware

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has alerted Nigerian telecom consumers of the existence of new, high-risk and extremely-damaging Malware called Flubot. Dr. Ikechukwu Adinde, Director of Public Affairs at NCC said information received from the Nigeria Computer Emergency Response Team

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FG blames IPOB for Lagos #EndSARS attacks, looting of Oba’s palace and other crimes

The federal government has blamed the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and its military wing, the Eastern Security Network (ESN), for some violent attacks in Lagos and other parts of the country during the October 2020 #EndSARS protest. Attorney-General of

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Many feared dead as pipeline explodes in Rivers community

Many people have been feared dead following the explosion of a petrol pipeline at Rumuekpe community in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State. The incident which occurred on Thursday October 21 has been blamed on oil bunkering activities, and

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EndSARS memorial: Uber driver assaulted by LNSC and police officers demands N500 million compensation from Lagos state government

Clement Adedotun, the Uber driver who was assaulted by officials of the Lagos State Neighborhood Safety Corps (LNSC) and Nigeria Police Force during the first anniversary of the #EndSARS protest at the Lekki toll gate in the state on Wednesday,

Read More EndSARS memorial: Uber driver assaulted by LNSC and police officers demands N500 million compensation from Lagos state government

Court remands Nnamdi Kanu in DSS custody and adjourns trial till November 10

A Federal High Court in Abuja has rejected the request of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), to be moved from DSS custody to Kuje Correctional Service Centre. This is the second time Kanu’s request

Read More Court remands Nnamdi Kanu in DSS custody and adjourns trial till November 10

EndSARS: Gov Sanwo-Olu vows to make judicial panel report public, directs release of all arrested and detained in Wednesday’s memorial protest

As the final report of the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Enquiry and Restitution is being awaited, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said the Government would be making full disclosure of the report to the public. Sanwo-Olu said the State Government

Read More EndSARS: Gov Sanwo-Olu vows to make judicial panel report public, directs release of all arrested and detained in Wednesday’s memorial protest

The minor was defiled by blunt penetration – Doctor tells court in Baba Ijesha’s case

A medical doctor told the court during the resumed hearing in Baba Ijesha’s sexual assault case that the minor who the actor allegedly assaulted was indeed defiled. Dr Aniekan Makanjuola on Thursday, October 21, narrated his findings before an Ikeja

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Any politician caught encouraging illicit drug use won’t be spared – Marwa

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Buba Marwa, has warned politicians against sponsoring or encouraging the use of illicit drugs. In his speech at the weekly ministerial briefing at the State House in

Read More Any politician caught encouraging illicit drug use won’t be spared – Marwa

NRC halts Abuja-Kaduna train service

The Nigeria Railway Corporation has stopped services on the Abuja-Kaduna route after insisting that train tracks were vandalized. LIB reported earlier that Kaduna-bound passengers were forced to return to Abuja after being unable to get to their destination as a

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NAPTIP reunites two trafficked children with their parents

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has reunited two trafficked children with their parents. The children under the age of 4 were abducted in Lafia, Nassarawa state in May 2021 and sold to different women

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Nothing must stop Anambra governorship election – Buhari tells service chiefs

President Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly directed service chiefs to ensure that nothing stops the Anambra government election scheduled to hold on November 6. National Security Adviser (NSA), Major General Babagana Monguno (rtd) disclosed this while addressing State House correspondents at

Read More Nothing must stop Anambra governorship election – Buhari tells service chiefs

Imo police repel attack on Isiala Mbano police station

Men of the Imo state police command have repelled an attempted attack on Isiala Mbano Police station by armed bandits suspected to be IPOB/ ESN terror group on Thursday, October 21. A statement released by CSP Micahel Abattam, spokesperson of

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Declare bandits as terrorists’- Governor El-Rufai tells FG

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has asked the Federal Government to declare bandits terrorising Nigerians in the North-West geo-political zone as “insurgents” or “terrorists”. Governor El-Rufai made the call after receiving the third quarter security report from the Commissioner

Read More Declare bandits as terrorists’- Governor El-Rufai tells FG

Photos of the 61-year-old pastor accused of raping and impregnating a 16-year-old girl during deliverance

The 61-year-old pastor arrested and paraded for allegedly raping and impregnating a 16-year-old girl has been pictured. Pastor Famakinwa Ajayi, a Pastor of the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC), is said to have raped the girl during a deliverance session in

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Without public office, I wouldn’t have been able to make changes Nigeria required Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has called on Nigerian youths to go into politics. According to him, without getting involved in politics, he would not have been able to make the changes required to make the country better. A statement by Laolu

Read More Without public office, I wouldn’t have been able to make changes Nigeria required Osinbajo

EndSARS memorial: Osun police warns against any form of protest and unlawful assembly

The Osun State Police Command has warned residents of the state against holding any street protest in commemoration of the one year anniversary of ENDSARS today October 20. In a press statement released by the command’s spokesperson SP Opalola Yemisi

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You’re an embodiment of a Nigerian Youth the Government are afraid of – Peter Okoye ‘Mr P’ praises DJ Switch over her speech at Oslo Freedom Forum

Singer Peter Okoye a.k.a Mr P has praised DJ Switch over her speech at Oslo Freedom Forum. In her speech at the Oslo Freedom Forum, the entertainer referenced Fela Anikulapo Kuti’s 1977 hit song, Zombie, where he likened the Nigerian

Read More You’re an embodiment of a Nigerian Youth the Government are afraid of – Peter Okoye ‘Mr P’ praises DJ Switch over her speech at Oslo Freedom Forum

Court convicts NSCDC official of certificate forgery

An official of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Idowu Olamide has been convicted by the Ogun state high court over certificate forgery. The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) said Idowu was convicted for

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Anthony Joshua to change his coach for Oleksandr Usyk rematch

Former heavyweight boxing champion, Anthony Joshua is changing trainers for the Oleksandr Usyk rematch, according to US coach Ronnie Shields. AJ is currently in America following his loss to the Ukrainian in September, and has been spotted in various gyms

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EndSARSMemorial: Only governors have power over rallies – Falana tells police

Human rights activist, Femi Falana has again countered the police over its prohibition of #EndSARSMemorial in some states across the country. Speaking at the commemorative lecture and public presentation titled, ‘One year after Endsars, 35 years after Dele Giwa and

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Facebook planning to change its name next week to shake off multiple scandals

Social media giants, Facebook will rebrand itself with a new name next week in a bid to distance itself from a series of embarrassing scandals. The firm’s original social media site, Facebook , will likely keep its moniker, but Facebook

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