New LASU VC Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello Assumes Duty

Professor Mrs Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello on Monday morning assumed office as the ninth substantive Vice Chancellor of the Lagos State University, LASU, Ojo, Lagos. Mrs Olatunji-Bello, whose appointment followed the approval of the recommendation made by the Selection Committee by the Visitor to the University, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, last Thursday, was welcomed into the Senate Building […]

Eight dead as man opens fire at Russian university

A man opened fire at the Perm State University in Russia on Monday. He has been identified as a male student but not yet clear if a student at the institution. At least eight people were killed and more than 20 injured, the state investigative committee said. The suspect was arrested and wounded after resisting […]

EFCC declares 24-year-old man wanted for N935m investment scam

Adewale Daniel Jayeoba has been declared wanted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over an alleged investment scam. The EFCC said Jayeoba, a native of Ori-Ade Local Government in Osun State, used to live at Suit 1004, Providence Centre, MKO Abiola Way, by NNPC Mega Station, Abeokuta, Ogun State. “The public is hereby […]

Middle Belt Forum mourns Mailafia, reveals events that led to his death

The Middle Belt Forum (MBF) has described the former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), late Dr Obadiah Mailafia, as the economist that was never afraid to speak truth to power, as he remained committed to the enthronement of justice and equity to all citizens across ethnic and religious divides. The forum […]

Igbo presidency: Gov Uzodinma a traitor, will face repercussions – Ohanaeze

The Ohanaeze Ndigbo have again come hard on Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State over his stance on the Nigeria President of Igbo extraction in 2023. Uzodinma had ruled out the Igbo presidency project in 2023, claiming that such was not the interest of his party, the All Progressives Congress, APC. The apex Igbo socio-cultural […]

Attack on Enugu Political Meeting: IPOB should redeem its image – Ohanaeze

The youth wing of the apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has condemned the weekend attack launched on a political meeting at Aninri Local Government Area of Enugu State by unknown gunmen. The gunmen stormed the venue of the political meeting and sent party members running for their lives. They claimed to be members of […]

Borrowing to accumulate debt for next generations is criminal – Obasanjo tells Buhari govt

Former Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo has reacted to the move by the Federal Government to take fresh loans amid outcries by Nigerians over incessant borrowing by the current administration. Obasanjo, while speaking to Channels Television in South Africa, described as criminal, the alleged move to accumulate debt for the next generation to pay. Obasanjo expressed […]

Kidnapping: Stop organising prayers inside forest – Police warn Christians

The Ogun state police command has warned members of the public to desist from holding prayer sessions in the forest so as to avoid being kidnapped. The command expressed concern that, despite series of warnings and security tips, some members of the public still organise prayer sessions in the forest. This, it was said, had […]

“He Is Just Like His Father” -MURIC Slams Femi Fani-Kayode Over His Defection To APC

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has reacted to Femi Fani-Kayode’s defection from the opposition party to the All Progressives Congress (APC), stating that the former minister is just like his father. The former PDP chieftain was introduced to President Muhammadu Buhari as the newest member of the ruling party on Thursday during a visit to […]

“You’re Nothing Without The North” Governor Masari Attacks Wike, Sanwo-Olu

Katsina State Governor, Bello Masari has lashed out at the governors of Lagos and Rivers over their plan to collect Value Added Tax in their respective states. Masari said both Rivers and Lagos States would not have huge revenues without contributions from other states. The governor described the move by both Lagos and Rivers States […]

45-year-old Man Arrested For Allegedly Impregnating His Daughter In Ogun

Operatives of the Ogun state police command have arrested a 45-year-old man, Olaoluwa Jimoh, on September 16 for allegedly impregnating his daughter. A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the father with ”uncontrollable libido” was arrested following a complaint lodged at Ode Remo divisional headquarters by the […]

How popular pastors come to our shrine to get power – Wife of Anambra chief priest

Lolo Ebelechukwu Obi, wife of the chief priest, Idemili Cultural Centre, Agulu in Anaocha Local Government Area of Anambra State, Chief Ralph Ndidi Obi has revealed how pastors patronize her husband for powers. In an interview with BBC pidgin, the young lady who got married to the chief priest eight years ago, said some popular […]