Ethiopian Athlete, Geleta Ulfata, Wins Lagos City Marathon

He crossed the finish line at two hours 11 minutes and 54 seconds, Access bank said in a tweet. Geleta Ulfata, an Ethiopian, has emerged winner of the 2022 edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon. Ulfata defeated about 300 participants on Saturday morning to win the 42km race. He went away with the […]

BREAKING: Fire Guts Sheikh Gumi’s Private Residence In Kaduna

Details of the fire incident remain unknown and no casualties have been recorded, but the roof of the one-story building was affected, as residents battled to put off the fire. Daily Trust reports that the private residence of Kaduna based Islamic Scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, has been gutted by fire. The incident happened on Saturday […]

Nollywood Is Not Cause Of Ritual Killings – Yul Edochie Declares

Yul said the reason for the rise of ritual killings is due to the high level of hunger and poverty faced by Nigerians. Yul Edochie, the popular Nigerian actor, has played down on the opinion that Nollywood movies are the causes of incessant ritual killings in the country. The actor and son of a legend, […]

Ondo prophetess arraigned in court over murder of church member

49- year-old General Overseer of the All Saints Development Church of Christ, Igbara-Oke, Ifedore local government, Prophetess Serah Abuloye has been arraigned in court over the alleged murder of a member of her church. Abuloye who was arraigned on two count charges of conspiracy and murder, is accused of killing and dumping 37- year- old […]

Unknown gunmen attack police station in Anambra

Unknown gunmen on Friday, February 11, attacked Uli Police Divisional Headquarters in Anambra state. A statement released by the command says the attack was successfully repelled due to the superior fire of the police operatives. The attackers abandoned one of their operational vehicles Lexus 330 black colour and fled the scene. The station is in […]

Trains forced to stop as vandals damage Lagos-Ibadan railway track

A train was forced to stop due to damage done on the Lagos-Ibadan railway tracks by vandals. The train left the Obafemi Awolowo Train Station in Ibadan on Saturday morning but had to stop along the road because some vandals had allegedly removed some components on the railway track. Passengers said they were stranded for […]

Ukraine: Invasion claims are ‘provocative speculation’, Putin tells Macron

Russian President Vladimir Putin told his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron Saturday that accusations Moscow plans to attack Ukraine were “provocative speculation” and could lead to a conflict in the ex-Soviet country. Putin and Macron discussed what Moscow called “provocative speculation related to an allegedly planned Russian ‘invasion’ of Ukraine,” the Kremlin said after phone talks. […]

Couple caught with fresh human parts in Ogun

A 43-year-old man identified as Kehinde Oladimeji, and his 35-year-old wife, Adejumoke Raji, have been arrested for being in possession of fresh human parts. The residents of 72 MKO Abiola way, Leme, in Abeokuta, Ogun state’s capital were reportedly arrested after different fresh human parts such as: hands, breasts and other parts were found in […]