Days After Ooni Of Ife Remarries, Ex-Wife Bags Honourary Doctorate

The former queen revealed that she has been conferred with an honourary doctorate at the Myles Leadership University, Cotonou, Benin. Naomi Silekunola Naomi Silekunola, the ex-wife of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has announced that one of her dreams has come true as she bags an honourary doctorate. This is coming three days […]

Gunmen Demand N30m For Kidnapped Businesswoman In Kogi

It was gathered from her family on Saturday that her abductors threatened to increase the amount if the demanded sum is not paid up before midnight on Sunday. The abductors of Mrs Funke Ayodele, a businesswoman who is the owner of a popular supermarket, ‘Cheapest Ladies and Kiddies Place’, Lokoja, have reached out to her […]

Nigeria’s flags to fly at half mast as world mourns Queen Elizabeth II

The Federal Government of Nigeria on Friday announced that the country’s flags, in both home and foreign missions, will be flown at half mast in honour of the passage of Queen Elizabeth II. It was recalls that the longest-serving British monarch died on Thursday at the age of 96. Following the demise of the Queen, […]

Veteran broadcaster, Timwus Mathias dies at 73 in Yola

Veteran journalist and former General Manager, Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) Yola, Timawus Mathias is dead. Mathias who was popularly called Uncle T was a veteran broadcaster, columnist and media consultant and served between 1983 to 1991 when he retired from active service. He died on Friday at the age of 73 years. He was described […]

Osun police arrest three night guards over alleged murder of 40-year-old man

A night guard at Ibuowo Estate, Okinni, Egbedore Local Government Area of Osun State, on Saturday, allegedly shot dead a 40-year-old man, Badmus Mohammed. The guard, Rasaq Moshood, it was gathered, shot Mohammed, a tenant, who is popularly called Lasgidi dead with his dane gun. His Landlord, Kazeem Jimoh said that he was at a […]

Collapsed bridges: Hundreds of Jigawa communities cut-off

Hundreds of communities in Jigawa State have been cut off as a result of collapsed bridges and culverts in the State. Director Engineering Services, Jigawa Road Maintenance Agency, JIRMA, Engr. Yusif Abdullahi stated this while briefing newsmen on the State’s emergency response to the affected communities. He said the agency, through the State Ministry of […]

ASUU Strike: Businesses Around Universities Grounded, Owners Count Losses

The students, who are the main lifeblood of this area, are currently at home waiting for news on when the strike will be over. The ongoing ASUU strike has brought many businesses in university towns to a halt. According to Daily Post, Mega Screen, a once bubbling area at the temporary site of the University […]

Name Aso Rock After Queen Elizabeth – Ohanaeze Blows Hot, Slams Presidency

This was as it stressed that the former presidential aspirant of the Young Progressives Party, Adamu Garba, must tender apology to Ndigbo for making such an unhistorical remark. Ohanaeze Ndigbo, the apex socio-cultural organization in Igbo land, has reacted to the call that the University of Nigeria Nsukka be renamed after Queen Elizabeth. The Ohanaeze […]

Ex-Reps Member, Tayo Sarumi Is Dead

He succeeded his brother, Hon. Alli Balogun, who represented the constituency between 1999 and 2003. Tayo Sarumi, a former member of the House of Representatives, has died. It was reports that Sarumi died Friday evening. Sarumi represented Ibadan North Federal Constituency between 2003 and 2007. He succeeded his brother, Hon. Alli Balogun, who represented the […]