Photos: Fake EFCC operatives arrested in Lagos while executing ‘court order’

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, on Thursday, arrested a gang of three fake EFCC operatives in Lagos State. The suspects embarked on an illegal operation purportedly to execute a fake Court Order at the New Horizon Estate, Lekki. Head of the EFCC Zonal Office, Ghali Ahmed, who confirmed their arrest, said they were arrested […]

Don’t Allow Extremists Give Islam A Bad Name – CAN To Muslim Leaders

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has urged the leadership of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) and all Muslims in Nigeria not to allow extremists give Islam a bad name. CAN’s General Secretary, Daramola Joseph, stated this in a message on Thursday titled, ‘CAN rejoices with NSCIA, Muslims at Sallah.’ The Christian […]

Israel Announces Ground Offensive In Gaza Strip, Then Denies

On the fourth day of a new bloody conflict in Palestinian territory, the Israeli army announced shortly before midnight that it had deployed soldiers in the Gaza Strip … before denying the information, citing “an internal communication problem”. Psychological warfare or simple mistake? After announcing the presence of its soldiers in the Gaza Strip, the […]

Ondo Recruits 600 Amotekun Corps Out Of 14,500 Applicants

The Ondo State chapter of Operation Amotekun has shortlisted and begun training 600 people into the corps. The enlistment of the corps follows the approval of the state governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu, to employ more personnel into the state branch of the South-West Security Network Agency, for better performance. Speaking earlier during the opening of […]

Kidnappers Of Deeper Life Pastor In Ondo Demand N30m Ransom

The kidnappers of a pastor of Deeper Life Bible Church, Otamayomi Ogedengbe, have demanded N30 million ransom from the family of the cleric. Unknown gunmen abducted the clergyman from his church at Irese on the outskirts of Akure on Monday night. In an interview with reporters on Thursday, wife of the pastor, Yinka Ogedengbe, said […]

Wake Up, Nigerians Are Tired Of Your Excuses – PDP Blasts Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has submitted that President Muhammadu Buhari is not doing enough about the security and economic challenges facing Nigeria. The major opposition party said Nigerians are hungry and dying under the watch of the current administration while the President continues to give excuses for his many failures. The PDP made the […]

Southern Governors Betrayed Buhari, Nigerians – Ex Northern Governor

Former Nasarawa State Governor, Senator Abdullahi Adamu has accused the governors from the southern region of the country of betraying the trust of Nigerians and their oath of office. He also accused them of betraying their oath of allegiance to the President of Nigeria. Adamu, the current lawmaker representing Nasarawa West in the upper chamber […]

Fire Razes INEC Office In Enugu

There was a fire outbreak at the Obollo-Afor Office of the Independence National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Udenu Local Government Area of Enugu State on Thursday night. A statement released by the spokesperson of the state Police Command, ASP Daniel Ndukwe, said operatives attached to the Udenu police division received a distress call at about […]

Those Agitating For Yoruba Nation Are Novices — Ladoja

A former Governor of Oyo State, Rasidi Ladoja, on Thursday said the agitators of Oduduwa Republic are novices. Ladoja noted that some of the agitators are not aware of how the war in Syria started and what it means to desire a secession. Ladoja who spoke during this year celebration of the Eid-el-Fitri celebration in […]

Flashback: How Late Dognoyaro Accused Buhari Of Dashing Hope Of Nigerians In 1985

A coup speech has emerged where a former Chief of Defence Staff, Late Lt Gen Joshua Dogonyaro, accused the Buhari regime of slow pace and dashing the hope of Nigerians. Dogonyaro, who died at the Jos Teaching University Hospital, Plateau State, on Thursday, delivered a speech on behalf of the coup plotters. The military regime […]

Davido Calls Yomi Fabiyi A “Mumu” Over Protest For Baba Ijesha

Nigerian afrobeat singer, David ”Davido” Adeleke has reacted to the video of actor, Yomi Fabiyi protesting the continued detention of Baba Ijesha, Newspremises reports. Fabiyi hit the streets on Wednesday, and demanded the release of his colleague Baba Ijesha on grounds of human rights. Baba Ijesha, real name, Olanrewaju James is currently in detention after […]

Restructure Your States, Stop Regional Campaign, Lawan Tells Govs

THE President of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan, has faulted calls for restructuring by Southern governors. He said elected leaders ought not to champion such calls but rather concentrate on working hard to first restructure their states before asking the Federal Government to do so. Lawan, said this in an interview with State House correspondents, in […]

Customs Officers Kill 4 In Oyo, Injure One (Graphic Pictures)

Men of the Nigerian Customs Service have shot four people dead and injured one other person. The ugly incident happened around 5pm today in Custom Area, Iseyin, Oyo state. From what was gathered, the custom officers intercepted some smugglers with contrabands. In other to evade being arrested, the smugglers reversed. The custom officers opened fire […]