Revealed! Why Super Tucano Fighter Jets Can’t Be Deployed Against IPOB

The newly acquired Super Tucano fighter aircraft is only expected to be deployed in the northern part of Nigeria to tackle Boko Haram, ISWAP and other terrorists groups. It was gathered that the jets cannot be deployed to the southeast despite the designation of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, as a terrorist organisation […]

Gov. Zulum Sets Date To Close Down IDP Camps In Borno

The Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum has announced a timeframe for the closure of the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps within Maiduguri, the state capital. The Governor announced plans to shut the camps on or before 31st December, 2021. Zulum made the disclosure on Friday in Abuja after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at […]

Husband Sets Wife Ablaze After She Insists On Travelling For Her Mother’s Burial

A man has reportedly set his wife ablaze after returning from the village for her mother’s burial preparation. It was reported that the woman simply identified as Ebere had travelled home to join others for their late mom’s burial. She, however, returned to her base in Lagos without her loads and this stirred an angry […]

FBN Holdings Speaks On Femi Otedola’s Acquisition Of First Bank

Following yesterday’s rife report that billionaire investor, Femi Otedola, has acquired the majority shares of First Bank Nigeria Limited, FBN Holdings Plc has come out to state that it has not received the notification of such acquisitions. Otedola was said to have been acquiring the shares of the bank through a vehicle, Calvados Global Services […]

IPOB: Buhari Govt Sends Message To Friendly Nations Over Nnamdi Kanu, Warns Others

The government of President Muhammadu Buhari says there are countries helping Nnamdi Kanu, “in his destructive mission” while there are friendly others which has either banned IPOB activities or placed Kanu on ‘Stop List’. The Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, while addressing newsmen in Abuja on Friday, expressed the appreciation of the Nigerian […]

There Is Circulating Virus That Impersonates Mobile Banking Apps – NCC Alerts Nigerians

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Friday alerted millions of Nigerian telecom consumers of the existence of a new, high-risk, and extremely damaging malware named Flubot. Malware is a generic word used to describe a virus or software, designed specially to “disrupt, damage, or gain unauthorized access to a computer system” which can lead to […]

I masterminded my father’s kidnap for N200,000 – Suspect

One Hamza Isah, 25, from Rinjin Gora village, in Matazu Local Government Area of Katsina State has confessed that he aided and abetted bandits to kidnap his father from his Rinjin Gora residence to be rewarded with the sum of N200,000. Hamza, alleged to be at loggerheads with his 60-year-old father, Alhaji Isah Maigora, said […]

I killed two persons, rustled several cows – 14-year-old bandit confesses

The Katsina State Police has arrested a 14-year-old boy from Tsamben Dankulumbo village of Jibiya Local Government Area of Katsina State for banditry-related offences. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Superintendent Gambo Isah, paraded the teenager before pressmen on Friday, at the state police command headquarters. The 14-year-old bandit, (name withheld), said he […]

I’m under pressure from politicians to beg Presidency – Sunday Igboho

Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Igboho has alleged that some politicians are pressurizing him to beg the Presidency. Igboho said some politicians have been “pressurizing” him and his wife to sign documents they could use to beg the presidency on his behalf. Speaking through his counsel, Yomi Alliyu, the agitator said any document claiming he authorized […]