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

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

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

Read More NRC halts Abuja-Kaduna train service

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

Read More NAPTIP reunites two trafficked children with their parents

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

Read More Imo police repel attack on Isiala Mbano police station

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

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

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

Read More Court convicts NSCDC official of certificate forgery

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

Read More Anthony Joshua to change his coach for Oleksandr Usyk rematch

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

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

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

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

Lagos #EndSARS panel ends sittings

Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry investigating cases of brutality and human rights abuses by the Police and its disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) has concluded its assignment. Chairman of the Panel, Justice Doris Okuwobi told newsmen that the long-awaited

Read More Lagos #EndSARS panel ends sittings

Don’t report insecurity as rising, use ‘declining insecurity’, Buhari tells journalists

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, has advised journalists on how to report insecurity issues in the country. In a statement titled ‘President Buhari Felicitates With Muslims On Eid-el-Maulud, and signed by the Senior Special Adviser to the President on Media and

Read More Don’t report insecurity as rising, use ‘declining insecurity’, Buhari tells journalists

El-Zakzaky and wife sue FG over passport seizure, demand N4bn

Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife, Zeenat, have filed a suit at the Federal High Court Abuja against the Department of State Services (DSS) and the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami,

Read More El-Zakzaky and wife sue FG over passport seizure, demand N4bn

Bandits have no food to feed kidnap victims and are now releasing them freely without collecting ransom – Shinkafi

Deputy Chairman of Zamfara State Committee on finding a lasting solution to Armed Banditry, Dr. Abdullahi Shinkafi has revealed that bandits no longer have food to feed their kidnap victims and are now releasing them freely without collecting ransom. Speaking

Read More Bandits have no food to feed kidnap victims and are now releasing them freely without collecting ransom – Shinkafi

Police rescue abducted twin daughters and personal aides of Kwara monarch

Kwara State Police Command on Sunday said it has rescued the kidnapped twin daughters and domestic staff of Oba Samuel Adelodun, the Owalobo of Obbo Ayegunle in Ekiti local government area of Kwara state. The 6-year-old twin girls, maid, driver,

Read More Police rescue abducted twin daughters and personal aides of Kwara monarch

UK government warns citizens against travelling to 12 states in Nigeria

The United Kingdom has warned its citizens against travelling to twelve states in Nigeria over insecurity issues. This was disclosed in a travel advisory published by the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO). Citizens have been warned to stay

Read More UK government warns citizens against travelling to 12 states in Nigeria

It will amount to self-deceit for anyone to say that President Muhammadu Buhari and APC do not mean well for South East – Stella Oduah

Stella Oduah, a Senator representing Anambra North senatorial district who recently defected to the All Progressives Congress, has said that only ungrateful people will say that Buhari has done nothing for the South-East region. Commenting on her defection to APC

Read More It will amount to self-deceit for anyone to say that President Muhammadu Buhari and APC do not mean well for South East – Stella Oduah

Nnamdi Kanu asks his followers to fast ahead of his arraignment on Thursday

Ahead of his arraignment on Thursday, October 21, the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has told his supporters to embark on a dry fasting. His lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, disclosed this after his routine visit

Read More Nnamdi Kanu asks his followers to fast ahead of his arraignment on Thursday

NAF denies paying N20m to bandits in exchange for captured anti-aircraft gun over ‘threat’ to President Buhari’s plane

The Nigerian Air Force has denied a report that it paid N20m to bandits in exchange for an anti-aircraft gun seized from the Nigerian Army. According to a report by Wall Street Journal on Sunday, the anti-aircraft gun was stolen

Read More NAF denies paying N20m to bandits in exchange for captured anti-aircraft gun over ‘threat’ to President Buhari’s plane

Lai Mohammed can’t win election in his ward in Kwara, Lagos is his home – Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq

Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara state has said that Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed is of no political value in his ward in the North Central state. The Governor who has been at loggerheads with Lai Mohammed, in

Read More Lai Mohammed can’t win election in his ward in Kwara, Lagos is his home – Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq

2Face is yet to sue me- singer Brymo

Popular musician Olawale Ashimi popularly known as Brymo has said that he has not been dragged to court yet by singer, Innocent Idibia aka 2Face. In a tweet shared on his handle on Thursday, October 14, the ‘Oleku’ crooner said

Read More 2Face is yet to sue me- singer Brymo

Carpenters, taxi drivers should be made to pay tax. They make a lot of money – House of Reps member says

A member of the house of representatives, Fakeye Olufemi, is of the opinion that owners of small and medium-sized enterprises including carpenters and taxi drivers should be made to pay tax. Fakeye who is a member of the ruling APC

Read More Carpenters, taxi drivers should be made to pay tax. They make a lot of money – House of Reps member says

House of Rep members pass 2022 budget for second reading

The 2022 budget of N16.39 trillion was on Thursday October 14, passed for second reading in the House of Representatives. It was passed for second reading following the conclusion of debate on the general principles of the budget. This is

Read More House of Rep members pass 2022 budget for second reading

Lagos State repairs Lekki and Ikoyi tollgates after the state got permission to reopen the tollgates

The Lagos State Government has repaired the tollgates set ablaze after the End SARS protests in October 2020. The Admiralty Circle toll plaza on the Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge and the Lekki toll plaza along the Lekki-Epe Expressway – where End

Read More Lagos State repairs Lekki and Ikoyi tollgates after the state got permission to reopen the tollgates

We can’t continue to depend on other countries for vaccine- Fashola

The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, says Nigeria cannot continue to depend on other nations for vaccines during the outbreak of pandemics. Fashola, who is the Chairman of the Nigeria Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) Foundation, said this

Read More We can’t continue to depend on other countries for vaccine- Fashola

Osinbajo is not calling for Naira devaluation but increase in forex – Spokesperson

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s spokesperson, Laolu Akande has said that his principal was not calling for devaluation of Naira in his speech at the midterm review of President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term in office, office. Akande who defended Osinbajo following

Read More Osinbajo is not calling for Naira devaluation but increase in forex – Spokesperson

Hope Uzodimma gives Izombe community youths 7-day ultimatum to surrender arms in their custody following deadly clashes between youths and military

Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma, has given the oil rich Izombe community youths a 7 day ultimatum to return weapons in there possession following the recent face-off between youths from the community and security operatives that resulted in the

Read More Hope Uzodimma gives Izombe community youths 7-day ultimatum to surrender arms in their custody following deadly clashes between youths and military

Soldiers storm nursing school in Ihiala, Anambra state to search for gunmen

Soldiers have been spotted in a viral video at the nursing school in Ihiala, Anambra state. The military personnel reportedly stormed the school to search for gunmen after a gun battle at an APGA gubernatorial election rally in the community.

Read More Soldiers storm nursing school in Ihiala, Anambra state to search for gunmen

Nigerians still using gas cylinders made in 1970s –SON says; promises to go tough on importers and welders

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has declared war against manufacturers, importers of substandard cylinders and welders who refurbish the product, revealing that many Nigerian households are still using gas cylinders manufactured in the 1970s . Speaking at the SON

Read More Nigerians still using gas cylinders made in 1970s –SON says; promises to go tough on importers and welders

We are working on Nnamdi Kanu’s release – Ike Ekweremadu assures

Former Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has called on Igbo in the diaspora to offer their strong voice against violent agitations while stating that he is working towards the release of Nnamdi Kanu, detained leader of the Indigenous

Read More We are working on Nnamdi Kanu’s release – Ike Ekweremadu assures

Heavy police presence at Lekki tollgate

There is a heavy presence of armed police officers at the Lekki tollgate today October 11. Police trucks are parked on one side of the ever-busy road. Recall that earlier today, the state police command had warned residents of the

Read More Heavy police presence at Lekki tollgate

IPOB is not as bad as bandits, there’s ideological sense in what they are saying – Ikpeazu

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia state has said that members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) are not as bad as bandits in the north. The Governor said this in an interview on Vanguard and further stated that there

Read More IPOB is not as bad as bandits, there’s ideological sense in what they are saying – Ikpeazu

Governor El-Rufai appoints 28-year-old as head of Kaduna investment agency

Governor Nasir el-Rufai has appointed 28-year-old Khalil Nur Khalil as executive secretary of Kaduna Investment Promotion Agency (KADIPA). The graduate of the business and economics from the Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU), Cyprus, was the investment intelligence director at KADIPA (the

Read More Governor El-Rufai appoints 28-year-old as head of Kaduna investment agency

IPOB sit-at-home: Young man shot dead in Enugu

The Enugu State Police Command says it has started investigation into the alleged murder of a young man identified as Stephen Ajah in Nkanu West local government area of the state. Spokesperson of the command, Daniel Ndukwe, in a statement

Read More IPOB sit-at-home: Young man shot dead in Enugu

Suspected cultists hack prophet and his father to death in Akwa Ibom community

Suspected members of the dreaded Iceland confraternity have brutally murdered a father and son in Ikot Ibekwe community in Ukanafun Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom. The victims identified as Chief Ephraim Jacob Obonukut and his son, Prophet Kufre Obonukut,

Read More Suspected cultists hack prophet and his father to death in Akwa Ibom community

“I wish I had responded differently” Nse Ikpe-Etim speaks as her sister, Uyaiedu, and 2 other LGBTQ Nigerians share their coming out experience

Three Nigerians, who are part of the LGBTQ community, have shared their Coming Out experience and how their loved ones received the news. Bibi, Uyaiedu Ikpe-Etim, and Biodun featured in a documentary with the loved ones who they opened up

Read More “I wish I had responded differently” Nse Ikpe-Etim speaks as her sister, Uyaiedu, and 2 other LGBTQ Nigerians share their coming out experience

NUPENG to embark on nationwide strike December 11

The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has said its Petroleum Tanker Drivers (PTD) would begin a nationwide strike on Monday, December 11, over the deplorable state of the nation’s highways and other issues. The South-West Zonal

Read More NUPENG to embark on nationwide strike December 11

IPOB bans rearing and consumption of ‘Fulani’ cattle in South-east

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has banned rearing and consumption of ‘Fulani’ cattle in Igboland. Mazi Chika Edoziem, Head of IPOB’s Directorate of State stated that the “ban takes complete effect six months from 08/10/2021.” Edoziem said from April

Read More IPOB bans rearing and consumption of ‘Fulani’ cattle in South-east

2023Elections: APC, PDP have led Nigeria astray for 21 years – Former INEC chairman, Jega

Former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Attahiru Jega, has opined that the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have led Nigeria astray for the past 21 years. Speaking during a lecture organised by

Read More 2023Elections: APC, PDP have led Nigeria astray for 21 years – Former INEC chairman, Jega

Kwara State Govt suspends Arabic school head over brutal flogging of students

Kwara State Government has suspended the head of Musbaudeen Islamiya Arabic school in Ganmo, Ifelodun local government area of the state over the brutal manner some students were punished in the school. A viral video showed five students including a

Read More Kwara State Govt suspends Arabic school head over brutal flogging of students

Obituary of father and his two children who died after having dinner in Abia state

Mr Sunday Okechukwu Ogba, who died along with two of his children and four others after eating suya with fruit juice in Umuahia, is set to be buried on October 29. Ogba, 52, and his two children, Chigozirim, 17, and

Read More Obituary of father and his two children who died after having dinner in Abia state

BBNaija: Tega spotted with other former housemates after a friend claimed she’s no longer reachable following the deactivaion of her social media accounts

Big Brother Naija star, Tega has been spotted out with other former housemates after a friend claimed she’s no longer reachable after she deactivated her social media accounts on October 6. The friend had expressed fear of the married reality

Read More BBNaija: Tega spotted with other former housemates after a friend claimed she’s no longer reachable following the deactivaion of her social media accounts

Nigeria won’t have exited recession without borrowing – Finance Minister

Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed has said that the country wouldn’t have exited recession without borrowing. Ahmed disclosed this during a Public Presentation and Breakdown of the 2022 Appropriation Bill on Friday October 8. She said;

Read More Nigeria won’t have exited recession without borrowing – Finance Minister

Baby found abandoned in Delta community

A baby was found abandoned somewhere in Amukpe community in Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State on Thursday, October 7. According to a Facebook page, Oghara Voice, the baby is currently at the police clinic in the community. “A

Read More Baby found abandoned in Delta community

Rochas Okorocha advises Nigerians to engage in inter-ethnic marriages

Imo Senator, Rochas Okorocha has appealed to Nigerians to engage in inter-ethnic marriages as a means of promoting peace and unity in the country. The former Imo State governor, who was the chairman of an annual public lecture organised on

Read More Rochas Okorocha advises Nigerians to engage in inter-ethnic marriages

Blessing Okagbare charged by the IAAF for failing 2 drug tests and refusing to cooperate with investigations

Nigeria’s most successful female athlete, Blessing Okagbare has been charged by the integrity unit of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) for failing two drug tests and refusing to cooperate with investigations into her alleged doping. Okagbare’s dilemma with

Read More Blessing Okagbare charged by the IAAF for failing 2 drug tests and refusing to cooperate with investigations

PDP NEC approves zoning of National chairmanship position to the North

The National Executive Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has approved the recommendation of its committee to zone the position of national chairman to the North. The NEC took the decision at its meeting which took place at the

Read More PDP NEC approves zoning of National chairmanship position to the North

Photos from the presentation of the 2022 budget to a joint session of the National Assembly by President Buhari

President Buhari today October 7 presented the 2022 budget before a joint session of the National Assembly. The budget N16.39 trillion is tagged ‘Budget of Economic Growth and Sustainability’ was laid before a joint session of the national assembly this

Read More Photos from the presentation of the 2022 budget to a joint session of the National Assembly by President Buhari

INEC releases final list of candidates for Anambra governorship election

A final list of candidates for the Anambra Governorship election has been released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye who made the announcement on Thursday October 7, said

Read More INEC releases final list of candidates for Anambra governorship election

UK to recognise Nigeria’s COVID-19 vaccine certificate from October 11

Nigeria’s COVID-19 vaccine certificate will reportedly be accorded recognition by UK authorities from October 11. The UK government which added Nigeria to the list of countries with approved vaccines on Thursday October 7, said fully vaccinated travellers from Nigeria will

Read More UK to recognise Nigeria’s COVID-19 vaccine certificate from October 11

He was soliciting support for proscribed IPOB – Nigerian Army speaks on arrest of veteran actor Chiwetalu Agu

The Nigerian Army has released an official statement on the arrest of veteran actor, Chiwetalu Agu. According to the statement released by Onyema Nwachukwu, Director Army Public Relations, Agu was picked up in Anambra state for allegedly soliciting support for

Read More He was soliciting support for proscribed IPOB – Nigerian Army speaks on arrest of veteran actor Chiwetalu Agu

What we have are recycled leaders who have chosen to kill us one by one, we will be standing up to our oppressors starting from Lai Mohammed – DJ Switch

Nigerian entertainer, DJ Switch has said that Nigerian leaders are afraid of youths and have failed to create an enabling environment for them to thrive and contribute. In her speech at the Oslo Freedom Forum, the entertainer referenced Fela Anikulapo

Read More What we have are recycled leaders who have chosen to kill us one by one, we will be standing up to our oppressors starting from Lai Mohammed – DJ Switch

Dismissed female NIS officer arrested for allegedly defrauding jobseekers of over N34m

The Katsina State Police Command has arrested a dismissed Nigerian Immigration Service(NIS) officer, Hajara Iyehh Egbunu, over alleged job scam. Spokesperson of the command, SP Isah Gambo, who disclosed this on Wednesday, October 6, while parading the suspect at the

Read More Dismissed female NIS officer arrested for allegedly defrauding jobseekers of over N34m

Nigeria missing as UK releases list of 50 countries it recognizes their COVID vaccine certificates

The United Kingdom (UK) has released a list of 50 countries it recognises their COVID19 vaccine certificates and Nigeria is conspicuously absent from the list. This means that fully vaccinated Nigerians travelling to the UK still need to self-isolate for

Read More Nigeria missing as UK releases list of 50 countries it recognizes their COVID vaccine certificates

Boko Haram allegedly takes over Niger state communities, tells residents to marry off their daughters at the age of 12

Boko Haram has allegedly taken over communities in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State. Daily Trust reported that the insurgents who ordered residents of the communities not to recognise any constituted authority, also told them to marry off their

Read More Boko Haram allegedly takes over Niger state communities, tells residents to marry off their daughters at the age of 12

Imo state govt debunk claims Governor Hope Uzodinma’s wife was kidnapped

The Imo state government has denied media reports claiming wife of the state governor, Chioma Uzodinma, has been kidnapped. In the early hours of today, it was alleged that Chioma was abducted by unknown gunmen. Debunking the report, the state

Read More Imo state govt debunk claims Governor Hope Uzodinma’s wife was kidnapped

Governor Sanwo-Olu demands review of revenue sharing formula, seeks special status for Lagos

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has called for a review on the current sharing formula to reflect the contribution of stakeholders to the common purse. In his speech at the opening of a two-day South-west zonal public hearing on the review of

Read More Governor Sanwo-Olu demands review of revenue sharing formula, seeks special status for Lagos

Update: Police recover decomposed body of social media influencer, Brakin Face, at his home

Men of the Delta State Police have recovered the decomposing body of 23-year-old Delta State-born comedian and social media influencer, Onomuakpokpo Ogheneochukome, popularly known as Brakin Face. Disclosing this to newsmen, the spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Bright

Read More Update: Police recover decomposed body of social media influencer, Brakin Face, at his home

Pandemonium in Owerri as gunmen enforce lockdown, causing children to run home from school

Pandemonium broke out in Owerri, Imo State, as gunmen went about shooting and chasing those who weren’t obeying the sit-at-home order. IPOB had declared that there will be a sit-at-home every Monday to protest the arrest of its leader, Nnamdi

Read More Pandemonium in Owerri as gunmen enforce lockdown, causing children to run home from school

Youths cook and swim in muddy water to raise awareness about the terrible state of a road

Youths in Imo state have staged a drama to raise awareness about the terrible state of a road in the state. The Nekede-Ihiagwa road has been a cause of concern to residents for months. To cause the government to act,

Read More Youths cook and swim in muddy water to raise awareness about the terrible state of a road

IPOB is responsible for the bloodshed in the South East – Joe Igbokwe

Joe Igbokwe, an APC chieftain and Special Adviser to Lagos state governor on Drainage and Water Resources, has said that members of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB, are responsible for the bloodshed in the South East. The region

Read More IPOB is responsible for the bloodshed in the South East – Joe Igbokwe

UNIZIK student dies after being hit by stray bullet fired by unknown gunmen in Nnewi

A stray bullet has reportedly killed a student of College of Health Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University identified as Chioma Mbionu. Details of the incident are still sketchy at the time of this report but it was gathered that the 300

Read More UNIZIK student dies after being hit by stray bullet fired by unknown gunmen in Nnewi

Barack and Michelle Obama declare their love for each other as they mark 29th wedding anniversary

Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are celebrating their 29th wedding anniversary today, October 3, and they both took to their respective Instagram accounts to express their love for each other. Michelle shared before and now photos of her and Barack

Read More Barack and Michelle Obama declare their love for each other as they mark 29th wedding anniversary

Two reportedly killed as unknown gunmen attack DSS, NAUTH in Nnewi

Unknown gunmen operating in four Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs) killed two persons while carrying out attacks on some public facilities in Nnewi, Anambra state today October 3. The gunmen carried out the attacks just as Christian worshippers were rounding off

Read More Two reportedly killed as unknown gunmen attack DSS, NAUTH in Nnewi

BBNaija: Whitemoney wins 6th edition of Big Brother Naija

White Money has won the Bbnaija season 6 Reality TV show. White Money, real name Hazel Oyeye Onou, beat the last three contestants Liquorose, Pere and Cross to win the grand prize of N90m. In the finale, Emmanuel and Angel

Read More BBNaija: Whitemoney wins 6th edition of Big Brother Naija

Suspected IPOB members set Nnewi home of APC chieftain, Joe Igbokwe, on fire

The Nnewi, Anambra state home of Joe Igbokwe, a Special Adviser for Drainage and Water Resources to the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has been attacked. In a series of post shared, Igbokwe alleged that IPOB members were behind the

Read More Suspected IPOB members set Nnewi home of APC chieftain, Joe Igbokwe, on fire

Reps back Senate on calls for President Buhari to designate bandits as terrorists

Members of the House of Representatives have backed the Nigerian senate on calls for President Buhari to designate bandits carrying out attacks in various Northern states as terrorists. This was adopted after Chairman of the House Committee on Defence, Babajimi

Read More Reps back Senate on calls for President Buhari to designate bandits as terrorists

BBNaija star, Boma and Tega’s husband, Ajeboh, all smiles as they hang out

BBNaija star, Boma and former housemate, Tega Dominic’s husband, Ajeboh, hung out last night September 30. Boma and Tega made news after they had an amorous affair while in the BBNaija house, and were criticised by viewers of the show.

Read More BBNaija star, Boma and Tega’s husband, Ajeboh, all smiles as they hang out

“Jealousy. Were you married a virgin?” Virgin Nigerian wife clashes with Facebook users who called her out for showing blood-soaked bedsheet

The virgin Nigerian bride who shared pictures of her blood-soaked bedsheet as proof that she married a virgin, has slammed followers who told her sharing the photos were inappropriate. She said those criticising her are jealous and she took her

Read More “Jealousy. Were you married a virgin?” Virgin Nigerian wife clashes with Facebook users who called her out for showing blood-soaked bedsheet

Buhari gives conditional lifting of Twitter ban in Independence day speech

President Muhammadu Buhari, during his Independence Day speech today gave conditions for Twitter ban to be lifted. Buhari said a Presidential Committee which was constituted to engage Twitter to explore the possibility of resolving the issue, addressed a number of

Read More Buhari gives conditional lifting of Twitter ban in Independence day speech

Nigerians without NIN won’t get passports and driving licence – NCC says as it announces October 31 deadline for linking NIN to SIM cards

The Nigerian Communications Commission has said that Nigerians without National Identity Number (NIN) will soon be unable to acquire driving licences and passports. The Commission also added that October 31 remains the deadline for Nigerians to link their NIN to

Read More Nigerians without NIN won’t get passports and driving licence – NCC says as it announces October 31 deadline for linking NIN to SIM cards

All is not well in Nigeria, don’t deceive yourself – Ortom

Ortom, who spoke on Wednesday, September 29, while paying a condolence visit to the family members of the late Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Dr Obadiah Mailafia, said Nigeria is on life support and that anyone

Read More All is not well in Nigeria, don’t deceive yourself – Ortom

DSS denies killing Dr. Chike Akunyili; vows to track down those responsible

The Department of State Services (DSS) has denied killing Dr. Chike Akunyili. Dr. Akunyili, the widower of the late NAFDAC DG Prof. Dora Akunyili, was shot dead at Nkpor, Anambra State, on Tuesday, September 28, 2021. In a statement signed

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Anambra state governor, Willie Obiano, places N20m bounty on Akunyili’s killers

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state has placed a N20 million bounty on the killers of Dr Chike Akunyili and nine others. The governor announced this during his state-wide broadcast after the harvest of killings in the state by gunmen.

Read More Anambra state governor, Willie Obiano, places N20m bounty on Akunyili’s killers

Kaduna Govt shuts down Telecoms services in some LGAs, bans motorcycles

The Kaduna State Government has shut down telecommunication services in some Local Government Areas of the state as one of the measures to end banditry. Samuel Aruwan, the state Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, made the

Read More Kaduna Govt shuts down Telecoms services in some LGAs, bans motorcycles

No live bullet was fired by the military at Lekki toll gate during End SARS protest – UK-based forensic expert hired by Lagos State says

The UK-based forensic and ballistic company, hired by the Lagos State government to investigate the shooting incident at the Lekki Tollgate, has said that live military-grade ammunition were not fired at protesters on the night of October 20, 2020. The

Read More No live bullet was fired by the military at Lekki toll gate during End SARS protest – UK-based forensic expert hired by Lagos State says

Criminals have informants among security operatives – NSCDC Commandant-General

Commandant-General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Dr Ahmed Audi has said that criminals have informants among security operatives in the country. In his speech at the stakeholders’ summit on the protection of critical national assets and infrastructure

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I did not forcefully take my kids away from my ex-wife, it was a unanimous agreement – OAP Nedu counters claim

OAP Nedu has countered report of “seizing” his kids from his ex-wife Uzoamaka Ohiri with the help of policemen attached to the State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti, Yaba, Lagos. Punch had reported that the two kids were seized after Uzoamaka

Read More I did not forcefully take my kids away from my ex-wife, it was a unanimous agreement – OAP Nedu counters claim

Bandits invade Emir of Kagara’s palace in Niger state

Bandits invaded the palace of Alhaji Ahmadu Attahiru, the Emir of Kagara in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State on Tuesday, September 28. The bandits were said to have raided the town on 20 motorcycles with three of them

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DNA test is not important unless someone is dragging your child with you – Actor Rotimi Salami tells men

Actor Salami Rotimi has weighed in on the DNA conversation. The actor said a father carrying out a paternity test to check if his children are biologically his is “not important”. He added that the only time DNA test is

Read More DNA test is not important unless someone is dragging your child with you – Actor Rotimi Salami tells men

“No matter what women achieve in life, it’s nothing unless you are married” Uriel Oputa writes about being pressured to get married

Uriel Oputa has gone on Instagram to write about the pressure being placed on her to get married. She lamented that no matter what a woman does or achieves, rather than receive support, what she gets is comments asking when

Read More “No matter what women achieve in life, it’s nothing unless you are married” Uriel Oputa writes about being pressured to get married

Actress Lilian Gabriel recounts how she was defrauded by a man who claimed to be a man of God

Nigerian actress, Lilian Gabriel, has recounted how she was defrauded by a man who claimed to be a prophet in Asaba, the Delta state capital. In a viral video, Lilian said she met the man somewhere in Asaba who told

Read More Actress Lilian Gabriel recounts how she was defrauded by a man who claimed to be a man of God

Court convicts two men for raping minors in Cross River

The Family Court sitting in Calabar, Cross River State has convicted a 27-year-old man, Hassan Abdullahi, for raping a 12-year-old child. Abdullahi was convicted by Hon. Justice E.E. Ita, the presiding Judge of the Family Court on Monday, September 27.

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BBNaija: Pere and Angel sent to the white room to battle for last spot in the top 5

Pere and Angel were sent to the white room after the eviction show today September 26. The housemates were up for eviction last week alongside Queen, Whitemoney, Saga and Nini. While Whitemoney got a spot in the top five spot

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Fraud: Trial of Abba Kyari’s co-defendants to last six days in U.S

The international fraud case allegedly involving embattled police officer, Abba Kyari will reportedly last 6 days in court. Recall that six persons were indicted for various roles in a $1.1 million fraud case reportedly cordinated by Instagram celebrity, Ramon Abbas

Read More Fraud: Trial of Abba Kyari’s co-defendants to last six days in U.S

“It’s unkind to deceive someone into marriage” – Psychologist Oyinkansola Alabi expresses concern over number of gays in Nigeria getting married to straight people

Nigerian psychologist and member of the British Psychological Society, Oyinkansola Alabi, has expressed concern over the number of gays in Nigeria getting married to straight people. Ms Alabi, popularly known as ‘Emotions Doctor’, who shared her concern on Facebook today,

Read More “It’s unkind to deceive someone into marriage” – Psychologist Oyinkansola Alabi expresses concern over number of gays in Nigeria getting married to straight people

“I have not been in Canada”, DJ Switch cautions.

Popular Nigerian female DJ, Switch who was instrumental in the publicizing of the events that went down on October 20, 2020 during the End SARS protests, has taken to her Instagram page to caution bloggers for putting up false stories

Read More “I have not been in Canada”, DJ Switch cautions.

Actress Etinosa mourns her father, vows to never give birth again.

Actress, Etinosa Idemudia has taken to her official Instagram page to mourn the death of her father whom she loved so dearly.She made a post highlighting the qualities which he embodied while he was alive, and which made him different

Read More Actress Etinosa mourns her father, vows to never give birth again.

Actress Ejine Okoroafor says she was almost arrested in Paris for using ‘fake’ Euro notes she allegedly got from a Nigerian bank

Actress Ejine Okoroafor has claimed that she was almost arrested in Paris for using ”fake Euro notes” she allegedly got from a Nigerian bank. According to the actress, she got to know the notes were fake after trying to purchase

Read More Actress Ejine Okoroafor says she was almost arrested in Paris for using ‘fake’ Euro notes she allegedly got from a Nigerian bank

Linda Ikeji officially ventures into the Nigerian movie industry as an Executive Producer, Producer, and Storyteller

Linda Ifeoma Ikeji, CEO of Linda Ikeji Media (LIM), is officially going into the Nigerian movie industry. After years of thinking up original ideas and creating content for Linda Ikeji TV, Linda will be taking her imaginative storytelling skills to

Read More Linda Ikeji officially ventures into the Nigerian movie industry as an Executive Producer, Producer, and Storyteller

”It is absolutely clear to me that the perception that we had in the past is clearly wrong”- FFK speaks about President Buhari and the APC after his defection

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has said he was wrong about some of his criticisms of the Buhari administration in the past. He said It is absolutely clear that the perception that himself and some others had in the

Read More ”It is absolutely clear to me that the perception that we had in the past is clearly wrong”- FFK speaks about President Buhari and the APC after his defection

Southern governors back collection of VAT by states

Governors from the Southern region of the country who met today September 16 in Enugu, have expressed support for the collection of value-added tax (VAT) by state governments. This was conveyed in a communique read out by Governor Rotimi Akeredolu

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Yahoo boy tries plucking mother’s eyes for money rituals in Delta state (photos)

A young yahoo boy identified as Emma Ereegarnoma has been arrested for allegedly trying to pluck out his mother’s eyes. The suspect carried out the money ritual act on Tuesday September 14 at his residence in Okuokoko town in Okpe

Read More Yahoo boy tries plucking mother’s eyes for money rituals in Delta state (photos)

Update: FFK says he was led by the spirit to defect from PDP to APC

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has said he was led by the spirit of God to defect to the ruling APC FFK was today September 16 presented to President Buhari by the Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the APC, and

Read More Update: FFK says he was led by the spirit to defect from PDP to APC

Watch how EFCC Chairman staggered off stage while speaking at an event in Aso Rock

A footage which showed how Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulrasheed Bawa staggered off stage while speaking at an event in Aso Rock, Abuja, today September 16 has been shared online. The anti-graft agency’s chairman was giving

Read More Watch how EFCC Chairman staggered off stage while speaking at an event in Aso Rock

Osun state governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, signs anti-open grazing bill into law

Osun state governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, has signed the bill banning the practice of open grazing in the state into law. Osun state Assembly passed the bill to regulate animal grazing and establishments of cattle ranches and other related matters. Speaker

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Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala makes Time 100 Most Influential People list

American news magazine, Time, has named Nigeria’s former minister, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, one of the 100 most influential people in the world. Okonjo-Iweala, who is currently the Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), was named alongside world leaders like

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Akwa Ibom Governor signs anti-open grazing bill into law

Governor Emmanuel Udom of Akwa Ibom state has signed anti-open grazing bill into law. Udom assented to the bill after it was presented to him by Attorney General of the State, Uko Udom, in the presence of the Speaker of

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We will keep borrowing. It is for the good of the country – APC tells PDP

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has defended the borrowing of President Buhari, saying taking the foreign facility “is for the good of the country”. The party said this while responding to the criticism from the PDP over President Buhari’s

Read More We will keep borrowing. It is for the good of the country – APC tells PDP

Ex-army officer, one other arrested with N7.5m worth of Indian hemp as troops bust drug syndicate in Kaduna

Troops of Operation SAFE HAVEN (OPSH) on Tuesday, September 14, bust a drug syndicate and recovered 248 blocks of substance suspected to be cannabis estimated to be about 7.5 million naira in Kaduna. The task force’s media officer, Major Ishaku

Read More Ex-army officer, one other arrested with N7.5m worth of Indian hemp as troops bust drug syndicate in Kaduna

Anglican priest butchered to death in Imo, his car burnt

Gunmen have killed the priest-in-charge of St Andrew’s Anglican church, Ihitte-Ukwa in Orsu Local Government Area of Imo State. The priest identified as Rev. Emeka Merenu, serving under the Anglican Diocese of Orlu, was butchered to death in his personage

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Edo bars unvaccinated civil servants from work

Unvaccinated civil servants have been barred from coming to their offices by the Edo state government. Unvaccinated residents of the state were also barred from accessing public places, days after Governor Godwin Obaseki made the announcement. Permanent Secretary of Edo

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Asides the one today, we have not enforced any other sit-at-home order – IPOB leaders

The lead memmbers of the Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB have distanced themselves from the different sit-at-home orders enforced in different parts of the South East. In a statement released by its publicity secretary, Powerful Emma, the group said asides

Read More Asides the one today, we have not enforced any other sit-at-home order – IPOB leaders

Naira’s free fall continues, now exchanging at N550 to $1

The Nigerian Naira depreciated further against the US dollar on Monday September 13, closing at N550/$1 compared to N545/$1 recorded in the previous trading session in parallel markets. From the data recorded on the FMDQ securities exchange window where forex

Read More Naira’s free fall continues, now exchanging at N550 to $1

”I didn’t have sex with Tega. I kissed and romanced but there was no penetration” – BBNaija’s Boma says

BBNaija star, Boma Akpore, has denied claims he had sex with his married formee housemate, Tega. Boma and Tega have received backlash from Nigerians for their amorous relationship since they were evicted from the show a week ago. Boma Akpore,

Read More ”I didn’t have sex with Tega. I kissed and romanced but there was no penetration” – BBNaija’s Boma says

Incest: Beninoise woman gives birth to three children for her biological son in Kwara

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Kwara State Command, has arrested an immigrant from Benin Republic, Adamu Sabi Sime, for allegedly having canal knowledge of his biological mother. Spokesperson of the command, Babawale Afolabi, who disclosed this in

Read More Incest: Beninoise woman gives birth to three children for her biological son in Kwara

ECWA pastor hacked to death by unknown assailants in Kaduna

A pastor of ECWA church in Kibori-Asha Awuce in Zangon Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Reverend Silas Yakubu Ali, has been murdered by unknown assailants. Reverend Ali departed for Kafanchan on Saturday, September 11 and was not heard

Read More ECWA pastor hacked to death by unknown assailants in Kaduna

Nigerian woman sentenced to 10 years in prison for smuggling drugs in India

A court on Thursday, September 9, sentenced a Nigerian woman, Joy Chika Uzoma, to 10-year rigorous imprisonment for smuggling heroin in Mohali, Punjab, India. Additional District and Sessions Judge Harjit Kaur Kaleke also imposed a fine of Rs1 lakh on

Read More Nigerian woman sentenced to 10 years in prison for smuggling drugs in India

Court of Appeal stops Rivers and Lagos from collecting VAT

A Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has stopped the governments of Rivers and Lagos from collecting Value Added Taxes (VAT), pending the determination of an appeal filed by the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS). The appellate court which said

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Governor Sanwo-Olu signs VAT bill into law

Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has signed the State Value Added Tax (VAT) bill into law. The state House of Assembly on Thursday, September 9, passed the bill and sent a copy to the state governor for assent. The Governor signed

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African Union suspends Guinea’s membership in the wake of Military coup

The African Union (AU) has suspended Guinea in the wake of a coup after special forces led by Lieutenant Colonel Mamady Doumbouya seized power on Sunday September 5, and arrested president Alpha Conde. The coup has been condemned by regional

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EndSARS panel: Bullets fired at Lekki Toll gate were from Nigerian Army – Forensic expert

Investigations at the Lagos state Panel of Inquiry on Police Brutality and the October 2020 #EndSARS protest took a different turn today September 10 when a forensics company, Sentinel Forensic Limited, disclosed that bullets expelled from firearms during the #EndSARS

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Lagos applies to join Rivers state as co-respondent in FIRS’ appeal against a high court ruling for states to collect VAT

The Lagos State Government has applied to join Rivers state as co-respondent in the Federal Inland Revenue Services’ appeal against a high court ruling for states to collect Value Added Tax. Lagos state filed the application on Friday September 10,

Read More Lagos applies to join Rivers state as co-respondent in FIRS’ appeal against a high court ruling for states to collect VAT

Policeman caught on camera assaulting woman and calling her ‘ashawo’ in Enugu

The Enugu State Police Command has launched investigation into the case of its personnel caught in a viral video assaulting a young woman. It was gathered that the incident happened at a checkpoint in Obeagu Awkunanaw, along Agbani Road, on

Read More Policeman caught on camera assaulting woman and calling her ‘ashawo’ in Enugu

Gunmen abduct three of Obasanjo’s staff

Three workers of former President Olusegun Obasanjo have been abducted by yet-to-be-identified gunmen at a village in Abeokuta, Ogun state, According to reports, the three workers including the Financial controller, group auditor and group store manager of the firm, Obasanjo

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Naira now trading at 545/$ in parallel market

The Nigerian Naira has hit an all time low in 48 years after trading for 545/$ in parallel markets on Thursday September 9. Confirming the development, parallel market and bureau de change (BDC) traders disclosed that the Naira is falling

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Comedian accuses Simi of biting the fingers that fed her.

Nigerian comedian, MC Morris has accused award winning Nigerian musician, Simi of biting the fingers that fed her in the past.He made this revelation in a bid to forgive and forget Simi for how she chose to repay him for

Read More Comedian accuses Simi of biting the fingers that fed her.

Police invite OAP Nedu’s ex-wife Uzoamaka Ohiri

OAP Nedu’s ex-wife, Uzoamaka Ohiri has been invited by the police. Punch reported that policemen attached to the State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti, visited her house in Ajah area of Lagos State on Tuesday evening, September 7, but she was

Read More Police invite OAP Nedu’s ex-wife Uzoamaka Ohiri

Medical charity scam: EFCC arraigns siblings for allegedly diverting N55m raised for cancer patients

The Kaduna Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned the duo of Michael Yusuf Michael and Martha Daniel Yusuf, both siblings, before Justice Hannnatu A.L Balogun on an eight count charge bordering on obtaining by

Read More Medical charity scam: EFCC arraigns siblings for allegedly diverting N55m raised for cancer patients

Rivers VAT is not for Abuja people and I don’t care if heaven falls – Governor Wike warns oil companies as he threatens to take over FIRS offices in Rivers state

Governor Nyesom Wike has threatened to take over offices of the Federal Inland Revenue Services in Rivers state over an alleged “bullying”. Wike who addressed Shell Petroleum Development Company and other representatives of oil companies and business owners in the

Read More Rivers VAT is not for Abuja people and I don’t care if heaven falls – Governor Wike warns oil companies as he threatens to take over FIRS offices in Rivers state

There should be a psychiatric check on him – Wike knocks Governor Umahi for praying God gives Nigeria another President like Buhari in 2023

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has taken a shot at his Ebonyi State counterpart, David Umahi, who prayed that God will give Nigeria another president who has a good heart like President Buhari in 2023. Recall that Umahi stated this

Read More There should be a psychiatric check on him – Wike knocks Governor Umahi for praying God gives Nigeria another President like Buhari in 2023

President Buhari sacks NAPTIP DG

Senator Basheer Mohammed, Director-General of the National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has been sacked by President Muhammadu Buhari less than four months after he took control of the agency. Senior Special Assistant to the President on

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Teenage girl found dead with hands chopped off in Delta community

A yet to be identified teenage girl said to be about 15 years old has been reportedly murdered by unknown assailants in Ukwuani Local Government Area of Delta state. It was gathered that the body of the young girl with

Read More Teenage girl found dead with hands chopped off in Delta community

FIRS denies plans to tax social media businesses

The Federal Inland Revenue Service FIRS, Muhammad Mamman Nami, has denied claims the agency plans to tax social media businesses. Punch had reported that Executive Chairman of the agency, Muhammad Maman Nami had disclosed plans to drag social media businesses

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“Hold my brother responsible if anything happens to me”- Princess

Big Brother Naija Season 6 ex-housemate, Princess has called on the general public through her official Instagram page to come to her aid as her life is under threat by her supposed brother, Mr. Wisdom. She explained that he called

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Kaduna state govt denies plans to shut down telecom services in the state

The Kaduna state government has denied media reports claiming it plans to shut down all telecommunication services in the state. Rumor was rife online today claiming the state government plans to shut down the telecoms services as part of measures

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OAU sacks lecturer over sexual harassment

The Governing Council of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife has dismissed a lecturer, Dr. Adebayo Mosobalaje, who was accused of sexual harassment. Dr. Mosobalaje, a lecturer at the Department of English Language, Faculty of Art, was allegedly found guilty of sexual

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”I am truly sorry”- Boma apologizes to Tega’s husband and her family, says he has received a lot of death threats

BBNaija ex housemate, Boma, has apologized to the husband of his former housemate, Tega, for having an amorous relationship with her while they were in the house. Boma in his interview with ClassicFM today, said he regrets the whole incident

Read More ”I am truly sorry”- Boma apologizes to Tega’s husband and her family, says he has received a lot of death threats

64-year-old man arrested for allegedly defiling two year old girl in Ogun

A 64-year-old man, Ayotunde Taiwo, has been arrested by men of the Ogun state police command for allegedly defiling a 2 years old girl (name withheld). The suspect was arrested following a complaint lodged at Agbado divisional headquarters by the

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I didn’t intentionally give Nedu another man’s child – ex-wife of comedian Nedu Ani speaks

Uzoamaka Ohiri, ex-wife of OAP Chinedu Ani, better known as Nedu, has said that she did not intentionally give another man’s baby to her ex-husband. Uzoamaka also said she did not cheat on Nedu during their marriage, but that she

Read More I didn’t intentionally give Nedu another man’s child – ex-wife of comedian Nedu Ani speaks

Outrage as headmaster flogs WASSCE candidate, leaving her with bruises

The headmaster of Jachie Pramso Senior High School has caused outrage after allegedly flogging a student mercilessly, leaving her bruised. Mary Gabriel Amoako, 18, a WASSCE student was allegedly flogged last Thursday, September 2, 2021. Photos shared online show the

Read More Outrage as headmaster flogs WASSCE candidate, leaving her with bruises