Suppliers Of Food Items To Boko Haram In Borno Nabbed

The community has come under series of attacks by terrorists and have since been without military formations since the beginning of the Boko Haram crisis. Shawulu Yohanna, the North East Chairman and Commander of Hunters/Vigilantes (Sarkin Baka) in Hawul Local Government Area of Borno State, has arrested some people supplying food to Boko Haram and […]

Director-General Of National Broadcasting Corporation, Ilelah, In Alleged Multi-Billion Naira Contracts’ Scandal

They accused Ilelah of engaging in illegal award of contracts to friends, family members and cronies in violation of procurement laws. According to an exclusive report by SaharaReporters, some workers of the National Broadcasting Corporation have accused the Director-General of the agency, Balarabe Shehu Ilelah, of nepotism and marginalisation. They accused Ilelah of engaging in […]

Peace Walk: Lagos Doesn’t Need Peace Of The Graveyard

Shortly before the release of the White Paper on the reports by the EndSARS Panel of Inquiry set up by his government, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu announced that he will be embarking on a Peace Walk as part of efforts to herald the healing of Lagos residents and bring closure to last year’s protest against police […]

Commotion As Explosion Rocks 1000 Housing Estate In Borno (photos)

There was tension on Saturday morning in Maiduguri, Borno State, after massive explosion rocked a 1000 Housing Estate. It was gathered that the explosion may have be triggered by fighters of the now-depleted Boko Haram terrorists group. Daily Trust reports that a rocket launcher also landed at Gomari Airport, a community about four kilometres from […]

Burial Of Itunu Babalola, Nigerian Lady Who Died In Ivory Coast Prison (photos)

Itunu Babalola, the Nigerian lady who died in prison in Côte D’Ivoire after she was wrongly jailed, has been buried in Ibadan, Oyo State. The remains of Babalola were interred on Saturday at the Sango Cemetery at 11:25am. She was buried in the presence of officials of the Nigerians in the Diaspora Commission sent by […]

EFCC Arrests 3 Suspects with 1,144 ATM Cards at Kano Airport (photos)

The Kano Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested three suspects at the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport (MAKIA) while attempting to smuggle 1,144 Automated Teller Machine (ATM) cards out of the country. The suspects: Abdullahi Usman, Musa Abubakar and Abdulwahid Auwalu, were arrested between November 24 and December 1, […]

Nigerian lady who died in Cote d’Ivoire prison for burial today

Itunu Babalola, the Nigerian lady who died in prison in Côte D’Ivoire after she was wrongly jailed, will be buried in Ibadan, Oyo State, today. The deceased will be buried at the Sango Cemetery, a statement by the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission on Friday quoted family sources as saying. NiDCOM had in a statement titled, […]

Include Miyetti Allah, FUNAM On List Of Terrorists – Ortom Tells Buhari

Ortom said most bandit terrorists arrested are brewed from the Fulani organizations, hence they should be declared as bandits. President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged to Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN and Fulani Nationality Movement, FUNAM on the list of terrorist groups in Nigeria. Benue State Governor, Samuel […]

Former World Athletics Chief Lamine Diack Is Dead

The news of Diack’s passing was confirmed by his son who disclosed that he died at home. The former head of global athletics, Lamine Diack has passed away at 88. Diack was convicted last year of running a clique that covered up Russian doping in exchange for €3.2m (£2.7m) worth of bribes. Diack, one of […]

Update: Two Remanded For Beheading 9-year-old boy For Ritual Purposes In Rivers

The remanded suspects are standing trial on three counts of conspiracy and murder. Two suspects have been remanded in a custodial centre by a magistrate’s court sitting in Port Harcourt for allegedly beheading a 9-year-old boy, Destiny Peter, in Agbandele community, Emuoha Local Government Area of Rivers State. We had reported that the dismembered body […]

Belgium imposes ‘extra set of rules’ to reduce contacts

For the third time in as many weeks, Belgium is implementing additional restrictions to slow the spread of the coronavirus, announced Prime Minister Alexander De Croo during a press conference on Friday. “We are going through difficult weeks. This autumn’s wave has been much more severe than we had anticipated,” De Croo said. “The infections […]