2023 presidency: South-East leaders drag Buhari, Federal Character, others to court

Ahead of the 2023 presidential election, some political leaders from the South-East have dragged President Muhammadu Buhari and the Federal Character Commission to court. Also joined as defendants are the Federal Character Commission, the Attorney-General of the Federation, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the All Progressives Congress, APC, and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. […]

Oyo Assembly clears 10 commissioner-nominees for Makinde

The Oyo State House of Assembly has cleared 10 commissioner-nominees sent to it by Governor Seyi Makinde. The lawmakers approved the appointment of the nominees on Wednesday. Our correspondent recalls that the names were sent to them by Makinde a few days ago. The list which was submitted to the House on 22nd September, contained […]

Reno Omokri hints on major reason Naira is constantly crashing against Dollar

Nigerian socio-political activist, Reno Omokri has claimed that the Naira is constantly crashing against the US Dollar due to the huge external debt the country is owing. He accused President Muhammadu Buhari of deliberately enslaving the entire nation, alleging that “Buhari has borrowed your destiny and spent it building a $2 billion railway in Niger […]

Police rescue ex-Nasarawa Dep Gov, Senator Ewuga from kidnappers

The Nasarawa State Police Command says it has rescued Senator Solomon Ewuga, former Deputy Governor of the State from armed men suspected to be kidnappers on Wednesday. The former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), was abducted by the assailants at Kurmin Shinkafa, close to Gudi community in Akwanga Local Government Area of the […]

Bandits set 3 ablaze, many police officers missing in Sokoto

The bloodthirsty bandits terrorizing parts of Sokoto State have again, attacked some communities in the Sabon Birni Local Government Area of the state, killing scores. The attack occured on Wednesday when the assailants invaded the area, set some residents on fire while many police officers went missing. It was gathered that one of the residents […]

Biafra Group Reveals Those Behind Killing Of Late Dora Akunyili’s Husband In Anambra

Biafra Nations League, BNL, has condemned the killing of the husband of Dr Dora Akunyili by yet-to-be ascertained assailants. It earlier reported that gunmen reportedly killed Dr. Chike Akunyili, husband to late former Information Minister. It was gathered that Dr. Chike was murdered by the gunmen at Umuoji in Idemili North LGA of Anambra State […]

Govt Should Stop Handling Criminals With Kid-gloves – Afenifere

Afenifere explained that the double-standard by the Buhari-led is responsible for the increase in kidnapping and terrorism in Nigeria. Yoruba socio-cultural organization, Afenifere has stated that the federal government and security operatives are treating criminals in the country with kid gloves leading to worsening insecurity in the nation. Afenifere explained that the double-standard by the […]

Insecurity: El-Rufai To Shut Down Mobile Networks In Kaduna

El-Rufai made this known in a meeting with some selected journalists in the state on Tuesday. The governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-Rufai has revealed plans to shutdown telecommunication network services due to lingering insecurity. El-Rufai made this known in a meeting with some selected journalists in the state on Tuesday. El-rufai added that the […]

Alleged N900m fraud: Court Adjourns Trial Of Former JAMB Registrar, Ojerinde

The trial was adjourned following Ojerinde’s decision to change his counsel. The 900million fraud trial of Prof. Dibu Ojerinde, a former Registrar of Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB),has been adjourned to October 8 by The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday, September 29. Justice Obiora Egwuatu fixed the date, following Ojerinde’s decision to […]

Yahoo Boys Dump Lady’s Body On Akure Road (Disturbing Pictures)

The corpse of a young lady whose identity is yet to be known has been dumped around the Redeemed Church and CAC Oke-Temidire, at Oke-Ijebu, Akure, Ondo State capital. The corpse was dumped by people suspected to be internet fraudsters popularly known as Yahoo Boys who drove off after dumping the dead body. The corpse […]

Shut Down Nigeria On October 1, IPOB Begs Yoruba, Middle Belt Agitators

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) on Tuesday urged all oppressed ethnic nationalities in Nigeria to join in shutting the country down on October 1. The proscribed group in a statement issued by its spokesperson, Emma Powerful, pleaded with other agitators particularly, those in the Oduduwa Republic and Middle Belt, to join in rejecting the […]

Gunmen kill late Dora Akunyili’s husband Chike

Unidentified gunmen have reportedly killed Dr Chike Akunyili, husband of former a Minister for information, the late Prof Dora Akunyili. Akunyili, a medical doctor, was killed on Tuesday on his way from Onitsha to Umuoji at Eke Nkpor. Reports say he was killed alongside his driver and police escort. Akunyili had on Tuesday attended a […]

Do not return schools to missionaries – Oyo Muslims tell Makinde

Muslims in Oyo State, under the auspices of Muslim Community of Oyo State (MUCOYS) have advised Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State not to return schools to the missionaries. They made this disclosure via a statement signed by Alhaji Kunle Sanni and Alhaji Murisiku Siyanbade, the Chairman and the Secretary, respectively, and made available on […]

EFCC arraigns Nigerian bizman, Abel Lesi Goka for $350,000 oil fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday arraigned Abel Lesi Goka for offences bordering on fraud. Goka was docked before Justice Modupe Osho Adebiyi of the Federal Capital Territory High Court in Gudu, Abuja. The businessman is the owner of Piedmont Technologies Ltd and Chairman/CEO – PiedmontOil. He was arraigned alongside, Caminus Nwabineli […]

BREAKING: Gunmen Abduct Military General In Lagos

Masked gunmen have abducted Air Vice Marshal Sikiru Smith (retd.), in the Ajah area of Lagos State, reports the Punch. Smith is a cousin to a former Inspector-General of Police and current Chairman of the Police Service Commission, Musiliu Smith. According to the Punch that the retired general, who is currently the Chairman of Double […]

CAC President Speaks On 2023 Presidency, Blasts Northerners Planning To Contest

Pastor Samuel Oladele, president of the Christ Apostolic Church, Overseas and Nigeria has said that any northerner who wants to contest for presidency does not love Nigeria. Oladele made the statement in a press conference held in Ikeja Arakeji branch of the church. He said: “Presidency should rotate between the north and the south. That’s […]