Residents blame Osun Fire Service as inferno razes building (photos)

The occupants of a house razed by fire in Ile Aba, Iwo town in Iwo local government council area of Osun State have blamed the fire services for the level of destruction and the loss of their valuables. The fire incident which affected a two wing apartment located few metres away from the Customary Court […]

Lockdown looms as Nigeria records 1,149 new COVID-19 cases, highest in 2021

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC has confirmed 1,149 cases of COVID-19 in sixteen states across the country. The health agency made the revelation on Thursday morning via a post on its verified Facebook page. In the latest development, Lagos State, the epicenter of the dreaded disease in Nigeria recorded 680 fresh cases followed […]

Bandits break into Islamiyya School in Katsina, abduct pupils, teacher

Armed men suspected to be bandits terrorizing some parts of Katsina State have attacked an Islamic school at Sakkai community in Faskari Local Government Area, abducting at least seven pupils and a teacher. The incident happened on Tuesday when the armed men invaded the community, shooting sporadically to scare residents away before whisking the victims […]