Buhari’s Prayer Warrior Regains Freedom After Being Kidnapped

Famous Kano Qur’anic reciter, Sheikh Ahmad Sulaiman alongside five other Islamic scholars kidnapped 13 days ago by unknown gunmen have regained their freedom in the early hours of today. Confirming their release in a press conference, the General Officer Commanding 17 Brigade of the Nigerian Army, Katsina state, Brigadier General Lukman Omoniyi noted that the […]

Group protest verdict of Osun election petition tribunal

A group, Osun Concerned Citizens, on Wednesday stormed the streets of Osogbo, Osun State capital to denounce the verdict of the state election petition tribunal that annulled the victory of Governor Gboyega Oyetola in the September 22 governorship election. The protest march which began at the popular Ayetoro Junction is presently moving towards Old Garage […]

EFCC arrests six Internet fraudsters in Ibadan

Six suspected Internet fraudsters were, on Tuesday, arrested in Ibadan, Oyo State, when operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission raided their hideout at the Kolapo Ishola Estate, Akobo area of the city. The early morning bust, according to sources in the commission, followed series of petitions by residents of the community detailing the […]

Nigerians who rule the world

Nigeria’s aspiration to greatness is taking concrete shape through the audacious achievements of her citizens especially those in the diaspora. The country, adjudged by the size of population as the largest concentration of black people in the world, is playing very significant roles in all spheres of human development across the globe. The list of […]

Police protest non-payment of feeding allowances

Mobile police on operation in Yobe state have expressed displeasure with the alleged non-payment of their feeding allowances for four months. The armed mobile policemen, who gathered beside UBA bank, at Central Round-about on Tuesday, said they would soon took to the street to protest if government did not settled them. One of the policemen, […]

Gunman kills worshipper inside Ebonyi church

An armed man has shot dead a 50-year-old woman, Mrs. Chinyere Agwu, inside a new generation church, Solution Ground International Church, at Amasiri in Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State. The mother of seven was killed about 5am when she went for an intercessory prayer along with two other women in the church. […]

Nigeria v Egypt: Onuachu scores one of world’s fastest goals

Paul Onuachu scored one of the fastest goals in world football, as Nigeria beat Egypt 1-0 in an international friendly played on Tuesday in Asaba. The Denmark-based striker scored in the opening five seconds of the first half, when he fired a thunderous shot past Egyptian goalkeeper, Abdelrehim Mahmoud from outside the 18 yard box. […]

Newly Elected Lawmakers Receive Certificates Of Return

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented to the 25 newly-elected House of Assembly members in the just concluded general elections in Kebbi State their Certificates of Return. The State Resident Electoral Commission (REC), Alhaji Muhammad Mahamud, presented the certificates on Tuesday in Birinin Kebbi. In his presentation, Muhammad urged the elected lawmakers to […]

Group Reacts To Clash Between Kanu And Asari Dokubo Over Biafra

The Biafra Nations Youth League, BNYL, has declared its position over the rift between the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu and a former militant leader, Asari Dokubo. The group appealed to the people of the former Eastern region not to loose focus in the Biafra struggle. It said the struggle […]

New Report Says Police Is Most Corrupt Institution In Nigeria (See Top 5)

A new report based on a research by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has established the Nigerian Police as the most corrupt institution in Nigeria. The ranking was established after a survey was carried out across the six geopolitical zones in the country, including the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. According to the report, […]

Polytechnic Lecturer Commits Suicide In Edo – Few Days To His Birthday

A lecturer in the Department of Urban and Regional Planning, Federal Polytechnic, Auchi, Mr. Patrick Okojie, has committed suicide three days to his 47th birthday. The decaying corpse of Okojie was found at his plot of land at Igbira Camp, along Igarra/Auchi road in Edo state, four days after he was said to have been […]