BREAKING: Buhari appoints Major General Danjuma Ali-Keffi acting Chief of Army Staff

Following the death of Lt Gen Ibrahim Attahiru, President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Major General Danjuma Ali-Keffi as the new Chief of Army Staff in acting capacity. (TNG) reports the appointment of Major General Ali-Keffi as acting Chief of Army Staff was confirmed late Saturday. Until his appointment, Ali-Keffi was the General Officer Commanding […]

Gunmen Invade El-Rufa’i Estate, Abduct Father, Son In Abuja

There was panic among the residents of the El-Rufa’i Estate in Abuja as gunmen in the early hours of Sunday invaded and kidnapped a resident and his son. It was gathered that the gunmen, numbering over twenty, stormed Kuchiko Relocation Development Area (KRDA) in the Bwari Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) at […]

Gunmen Attack Ebonyi Police Station, Kill One Police Officer

One police officer dead and others injured as the popular Ugbuodo police divisional headquarters in Ebonyi Local Government Area was attacked by more than twenty unknown gunmen. However, the unknown armed men were repelled by the police officers on duty, resulting to the killing of one of them and one AK 47 recovered from him. […]

Bandits Kill Emir Of Birnin Gwari’s Driver, Burn Vehicle

Armed Bandits on Saturday killed one of the drivers of the Emir of Birnin Gwari while driving along the Kaduna-Birnin Gwari highway. It was gathered that the bandits also burnt the Toyota Hilux van he was driving. Daily Trust reported that the incident happened around 3 pm on Saturday while the driver, identified as Nasiru […]

Nigeria May Not Last Till 2023 – Yoruba Council Of Elders

The Secretary-General of the Yoruba Council of Elders, Dr Kunle Olajide, has said Nigeria may not last till 2023 when another round of general election will hold. Olajide said the level of mutual suspicion among various ethnic nationalities in the country and the level of attacks against the government agencies were an indication that all […]

Photos: Governors, Ministers, Lawmakers Attend Malami Son’s Wedding In Kano

One of the sons of the Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, got married to his fiancee, Aisha Humairah Ibrahim Umar, in Kano Saturday May 22. The wedding fatiha between Rahman Malami and his fiancee took place at the Al-Furqan mosque, Alu Avenue, Kano. The Executive Governor of Sokoto state, Aminu […]

Suspected Nigerian Peddler Arrested With Drugs Worth Over N10m In India

Acting on specific information, a team from Bandra unit of ANC laid a trap at K C Road in Bandra west on Thursday afternoon and apprehended Amen at the scene. In what will come across as a really startling development, a 30-year-old Nigerian national has been arrested in Mumbai by the Anti Narcotics Cell (ANC) […]

Covid-19: Hospital admissions down, 118 discharges in one day

Between 13 and 19 May, an average of 2,211 new coronavirus infections were detected per day, down by 16% compared to the previous week, according to the latest figures from the Sciensano Public Health Institute updated on Sunday morning. Since the beginning of the pandemic, 1,047,128 cases of coronavirus infection have been diagnosed in Belgium. […]

PHOTOS: Pastor Adeboye Visits Yahaya Bello, Describes Him As ‘A Man Of Faith’

Kogi State Governor, His Excellency Yahaya Bello on Saturday, receives in audience, the General Overseer of The Redeem Christian Church of God, Pastor E.A Adeboye in his office, Lugard House, Lokoja. Pastor Adeboye said governor Bello has demonstrated his faith in God particularly his stands on the Corona Virus noting that it was only a […]

Biden: No Peace Until Middle East Nations Recognize Israel’s Right To Exist

President Joe Biden said Friday there has been no shift in his commitment to Israel’s security, but insisted a two-state solution that includes a state for Palestinians remains “the only answer” to that conflict. Biden spoke at a White House news conference on the first full day of a cease-fire after 11 days of Israeli-Hamas […]

How Gowon, Other Youths Destroyed Nigeria – Tunde Bakare

The General Overseer of the Citadel Global Community Church (CGCC), Pastor Tunde Bakare, has accused Nigerian youths of being responsible for the country’s bad state. Bakare stated this while speaking on Saturday at the maiden edition of The Conversation Africa Series organized by the Legacy Youth Fellowship in Lagos. According to the clergyman, some youths […]

Attahiru: AIB Begins Probe Of Crashed Military Jet As Black Box Is Recovered

The Nigerian Air Force has given the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) the go-ahead to investigate the crashing of a military jet conveying the late Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru and ten others. This was made known in a statement titled, ‘AIB-N To Conduct Kaduna Crash Investigation’ signed by AIB-N General Manager, Public […]

Governors Don’t Have Constitutional Power To Fix Petrol Price – Falana

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana at the weekend said it is illegal for Nigerian Governors Forum to fix the price of petrol in the country. Falana was reacting to the N380 per litre of petrol recommended by the governors as the new pump price. The activist, featuring on a Punch Live interview on Friday said […]

How Popular Prophet Predicted Late Chief Of Army Staff, Attahiru’s Death In 2020

Canadian based Ghanaian prophet, Reindolf Monnie, has shared a post revealing he prophesied in October 2020 about the Chief of army staff and others dying in a plane crash. The Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Ibrahim Attahiru, Adesina and nine other military officers died when the jet crashed around 6 pm on Friday. Reindol […]

Kankara Traditional Ruler Sacked For Helping Bandits

The District Head of Kankara, Sarkin Pawwan Katsina, Alhaji Yusuf Lawal has been sacked from office by the Katsina Emirate Council after he was found guilty of helping bandits, kidnappers, and their activities. The decision to sack the traditional ruler was confirmed by the spokesman of the Emirate, Alhaji Ibrahim Bindawa. Lawal was found guilty […]

We Have Akeredolu’s Backing… We Are No More Under Fulani – Sunday Igboho

Yoruba activist Sunday Igboho Adeyemo on Saturday stormed Akure, the Ondo State capital, alongside hundred of his supporters for the Yoruba nation rally. The agitators who comprised of women, youths, motor cycle riders, traders, artisans, and others, wore attires with the inscription ‘Omo Oduduwa ni mi.’ (I’m Oduduwa’s child). They chanted various solidarity songs during […]