Photos: Bandits Kill Traditional Ruler’s Aide, Wife And Daughter-In-Law In Kaduna

A local community official alongside his wife and daughter in-law were killed by armed bandits at Golkofa in Jema’a Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday May 9. Aruwan said the assailants stormed the home of Sgt. Christopher […]

Okada Riders, Security Operatives Clash In Abuja

Some commercial motorcyclists clashed with security operatives on Sunday in Karu, one of the satellite towns of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. It was gathered that crisis erupted when the protesting motorcyclists popularly called Okada riders blocked the Nyanya-Karshi Road, leaving motorists stranded. The reason for their protest was not known as of the time […]

Video: RCCG Church Ketu is Currently Burning

The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Alapere area in Ketu, Lagos state is currently razing with fire. Security operatives on ground at the scene insists it is likely a bomb explosion. See video of the scene Video credits: FLIPTV

12 policemen killed as gunmen attack four stations in Rivers, Akwa Ibom

The gunmen that have been troubling the Southeast and the South-South parts of the country struck again late on Friday and early yesterday, killing no fewer than 12 policemen in five attacks across Rivers and Akwa Ibom states. An unidentified woman and two of the gunmen were also shot dead during the multiple attacks. The […]

22 Underaged Girls Rescued From Prostitution Home In Ogun

They narrated further that, they were deprived of using phone or any communication devices, therefore, making it impossible for them to reach out to their parents or relations. 22 teenage girls who were allegedly lured all away from Akwa ibom state to Ogun state for prostitution were rescued by men of the Ogun state police […]

Pastor Dare Adeboye’s Burial Arrangements

The family of the General Overseer, Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Enoch Adeboye, has announced the burial arrangement for his late son, Dare. Adeboye’s family said the funeral rites would begin on May 9. Dare died on Wednesday in his home in Eket, Akwa Ibom State at the age of 42 years. However, the […]

Emmanuel Folorunso Abina Is Dead! Pastor Elijah Abina’s Son Dies

Pastor Elijah Abina, General Overseer of Faith Mission International (GOFAMINT), lost his 53-year-old son, Pastor Emmanuel Folorunso Abina, on Wednesday, April 28, eight days before the Adeboyes’ bereavement. Sunday Vanguard could not confirm the circumstances of Emmanuel’s death, but a source close to GOFAMINT said he was until his transition, the Pastor in charge of […]

How I Lost My Pregnancy In Captivity – Freed Kaduna Student

One of the freed students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation, Afaka, Kaduna State, has narrated how she lost her pregnancy in captivity. Speaking with Daily Trust, Fatima Ibrahim Shamaki said she was two months pregnant when she and other students were abducted from the college dormitories on March 11, 2021. Fatima, who reunited […]

PHOTOS: Nigerian Man Batters Amputee Nursing Wife, Sends Her And Baby Away

Mrs Cynthia Amaka Okoro, a nursing mother and an amputee, who hails from Oru East Local Government Area of Imo State, is now suffering the aftermath of the severe beatings from her husband that almost cost her, her dear life. Mrs Cynthia, who is a graduate of the Imo State Polytechnic, has been suffering domestic […]

Buhari’s Failing Govt Can’t Unite Nigeria – Soyinka

Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, on Saturday noted that the unity of Nigeria might not be attainable under President Muhammadu Buhari-led government due to its systemic failure. Soyinka said this in Abuja on Saturday at the book reading and signing of two of his books titled ‘Trumpism in Academe’ and ‘Chronicles of the Happiest People […]

Nigeria Will Become Ungovernable If… – Catholic Bishops

The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) says Nigeria will “become ungovernable” if the federal government continues to ignore criticisms and recommendations. In a statement issued on Friday and signed by the President of CBCN, Augustine Akubeze, the clergies also asked President Muhammadu Buhari to address the country on his effort in tackling insecurity. The […]

Nigerians Have Marginalized Igbos Through Collective Punishment – Shehu Sani

Former Kaduna Central Senator, Shehu Sani has opined that Igbos have been suffering a collective punishment in Nigeria. This is as the former lawmaker added that the Igbos have suffered marginalization since the civil war which took place between 1967 and 1970. He added that the marginalisation has affected the political fortunes of the region […]

What I’ll Do If My Child Is Abducted – Gumi Reveals

Prominent Kaduna-based Islamic cleric, Ahmad Gumi, has said that he will head to Aso Rock if his child is abducted by bandits. Speaking in an interview with BBC Pidgin on Friday, the cleric reiterated his stance that ransom should be paid to bandits to free their captives. On Wednesday, the cleric had urged the Central […]