UTME Candidate Arrested For Forging His Score To Study Medicine

A 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) candidate incurred the wrath of the management of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) for editing his result in the examination, and will now be handed over to the police. Kingsley Unekwe reportedly increased his score from 201 to 269 after contacting some fraudsters, in a bid […]

Unpaid Arrears: Organised Labour Backpedals On Warning Strike

The organised labour in Abia on Saturday announced an indefinite suspension of its planned industrial action over state government’s failure to clear the arrears of workers’ salaries and pensions. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the leadership of the organised labour, comprising the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and Joint Negotiating […]

Woman Pours Hot Water On Her Husband For Not Picking Her From Church

A Zimbabwean man has been left badly scalded after being poured hot water by his wife Alice Chigwida, for coming home late and failing to pick her from St Mary’s Cathedral on Sunday August 11. Mr Davies Chitagu reportedly returned home around 10pm and they had an argument about him not picking her up from […]

Atiku Vs Buhari: UK Police, DSS Petitioned Over Cambridge Certificate

The Department of State Services (DSS) and the London Metropolitan Police Service have received petitions to investigate the documents President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential election tribunal. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the February 23, presidential election, Atiku Abubakar and his party had questioned the certificate. Abba Kyari, Buhari’s chief of staff, had […]

Soldiers Killed By Boko-Haram In Jakana Ambush, Buried

The body of an officer of the Nigeria Army who was killed in an ambush launched by Boko Haram insurgents in Jakana village along the Maiduguri-Damaturu highway has been buried. The late military officers buried on Friday August 16 were identified as Colonel Kenneth Elemele, Lance Corporal Dimos Daniel, Oguntuase Ayo, Ajijola Sunday and Private […]

Sallah: North-East Residents Express Joy Over The Peaceful Celebration, Wants Other Stakeholders To Emulate Buratai, Nigerian Army

Residents of North-East Nigeria have expressed joy over the peaceful celebrations during the Eid celebrations. This much was gathered when our reporters visited communities in the various states in the North East. The atmosphere was calm with Muslim faithful’s going about their Sallah celebrations without fear from harassment and intimidation. In the communities visited in […]

Customs seize N5b worth of banned tramadol in Lagos (Photos)

Officials of the Nigerian Customs Service have seized truck-loads of banned drugs including tramadol and other illegal drugs worth N5 billion in Lagos. Joseph Attah, the spokesman for the service took the press round a warehouse where the trucks of the intercepted items were parked at the Ikeja Training College of the service. Attah said […]

Killers Of Enugu Catholic Priest, Rev. Fr. Clement Rapuluchukwu Arrested

The Enugu State police command has arrested the suspected killers Rev. Fr. Clement Rapuluchukwu, the parish priest of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Obunofia Ndiuno in Ezeagu LGA on the 14th of March, 2019. The suspects confessed to killing the cleric after chasing him into a building he ran into for cover. Before killing the Priest, […]