Pictures Of Onitsha Main Market: The Biggest Market In Nigeria

Anambra has 66 major markets spread across the state Onitsha main market is the largest within the region and country at large. Onitsha Market is one of the largest markets in West Africa.[1] It is governed by one of the most revered traders associations in Nigeria, the Onitsha Market Traders Association (OMATA). Most of the […]

Rescue Pastor Yakuru before Boko Haram execution – Christian leadership to Buhari

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to order the Nigerian military to rescue Pastor Bulus Yakuru from Boko Haram before he is executed. Yakuru of Church of the Brethren (EYN) was abducted on 24 December, 2020, when the terrorists attacked Pemi village in Borno State and killed at least six […]

Transborder Drug Trafficker Caught With N1 Billion Worth Of Cocaine

Bamidele Segun, the suspect was intercepted on a motorcycle around the baggage area at Illela border while trying to cross to Niger Republic. Nkem Timothy, alias Auwalu Audu, a 36-year-old suspected transborder drug trafficker, has been arrested. He was nabbed in Sokoto by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) while trying to […]

Two Suspected Drug Peddlers Who Were Nabbed In Cross River State

The suspects were arrested on Thursday and Friday, February 25, 26, at Nelson Mandela street in Calabar and Ekpenyong Ekpo in Akpabuyo local government area of the state. drug peddlers Effangha Effangha, 37, and Eno-Obong Udome, 34, two suspected drug peddlers have been nabbed. They were arrested by Army personnel attached to the Cross River […]

New deaths mark bloodiest day yet in Myanmar’s nationwide anti-coup protests

Myanmar police fired on protesters around the country on Sunday in the bloodiest day in weeks of demonstrations against a military coup. At least 18 people were killed, the UN human rights office said. Myanmar police fired on protesters around the country on Sunday in the bloodiest day in weeks of demonstrations against a military […]

Johnson & Johnson vaccine approved in US

The latest vaccine against Covid-19, this time developed by Johnson & Johnson, has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use in the US. The signal was already given on Wednesday, when the FDA issued a positive advice. In the meantime, the company has four million doses of the vaccine ready to […]

AstraZeneca vaccine to people over 55 could be game-changer, says Health Minister

If the Conseil Supérieur de la Santé (CSS – Higher Council of Health) feels the COVID-19 vaccine produced by AstraZeneca can be administered to people over the age of 55, that can be a real game-changer, Health Minister Frank Vandenbroucke said on Sunday. One of three treatments currently being used in Belgium to fight the […]

Covid-19: The upward trend in the figures continues

The rising number of hospital admissions is placing serious pressure on hospitals, according to one expert, reacting to the latest figures published by the Sciensano public health institute on Sunday. Between 18 and 24 February, an average of 2,400.6 new people tested positive per day, which is a 23% increase compared to the week before. […]

APC vs PDP: Doyin Okupe Declares 2023 Presidential Ambition

A former spokesman for two former Presidents (Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan), Dr. Doyin Okupe, has declared his intention to run for President in 2023. In a piece released on Sunday, Okupe said he will run if insecurity facing the country does end by then. Read full statement below: I will run for President in […]

Again, Aregbesola Denies Collecting Salary For 8 Years As Governor

The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has denied receiving 96-month salary arrears in secret when he served as the governor of Osun State. Aregbesola had on numerous occasions claimed that he did not receive any salary throughout his two-term as governor due to his personal conviction on inclusive governance. But Daily Post had in […]

Bandits Are Boko Haram Members, Govt Know Them – Ex-DSS Director

A former Assistant Director in the Department of State Service (DSS), Dennis Amachree, has said former members of Boko Haram are now bandits. Amachree stated this while speaking on an Arise TV programme on Saturday. Amachree said unlike the Niger Delta militants protesting pollution of their areas, bandits do not deserve amnesty as they are […]

Zamfara Govt Confirms Release Of Kidnapped Jangebe Schoolgirls

The Zamfara State Government has confirmed the release of kidnapped schoolgirls of the Government Secondary School in Jangebe, Talata-Mafara Local Government Area of the state. An official of the state government confirmed this to Channels Television on Sunday. As of the time of filing this report, details of their release and the number of those […]

807 School Students Kidnapped Under Buhari – Ozekhome

Human rights lawyer, Mike Ozekhome, SAN, on Sunday said compared to 214 Chibok schoolgirls that were abducted under former President Goodluck Jonathan, 807 students have been kidnapped by criminals under President Muhammadu Buhari government. Ozekhome in a statement released on Sunday asked when Nigeria would be abducted if government fails to put security measures in […]

Sunday Igboho Meets Gani Adams [Photos]

Popular Yoruba activist, Sunday Adeyemo, better known as Sunday Igboho has met with the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Aare Gani Adams. Sunday Igboho met with Gani Adams at his residence in Lagos on Saturday. Meanwhile, a former presidential spokesman, Dr. Doyin Okupe, has declared his intention to run for President in 2023. In a […]

Attempt to arrest me will fail – Sunday Igboho

Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, better known as Sunday Igboho, has said he will not be intimidated by the fresh attempt by the police, the army and the Department of State Services to arrest him, saying any effort to arrest him on Yorubaland will fail. Igboho said this during an interview with Saturday PUNCH on […]