VIDEO: Explosion Rocks Lagos Building, Several People Feared Dead

A building located on Adeola Odeku in Victoria Island, Lagos, is currently on fire. The fire was started, according to sources, by a generator explosion that occurred early on Tuesday. According to witnesses, a car with three people inside that was parked near to the building where the explosion happened caught fire. Nosa Okunbor, a […]

Davido And Chioma’s Son, Ifeanyi Adeleke Has Reportedly Died

Ifeanyi Adeleke, the 3-year-old son of artist Davido and his fiancee, Chioma Rowland, has reportedly passed away. The terrible death occurred on Monday, October 31. Ifeanyi allegedly drowned at his father’s house on Banana Island. He was rushed to Evercare Hospital in Lekki, where the medical staff promptly pronounced him dead. Ifeanyi was left with […]

NDLEA declares Lagos drug baron wanted, arrests kingpin behind cocaine haul

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has declared Lagos socialite Ademola Afolabi Kazeem (a.k.a. Alhaji Abdallah Kazeem Muhammed) wanted. The owner of Adekaz Hotels is wanted for alleged offences bordering on exportation, trafficking of illicit drugs, and money laundering. A statement on Tuesday by NDLEA Media Director, Femi Babafemi said the suspect failed to […]

Niger Gov presents appropriation bill of N239bn for 2023

Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello has presented the 2023 appropriation bill of over N238bn (N238,924,457,782.47) to the state House of Assembly. Bello christened the appropriation bill, the ‘Budget of Consolidation and Transition’ in Minna. The 2023 Budget, which is 2,96 per cent higher than the 2022 appropriation, is made up of N91,044,745,351.31 or 38.11% […]

Police picks all Davido’s domestic staff over son’s death

Following the death of Davido’s son, Ifeanyi, the Lagos State Police Command has confirmed that all members of the singer’s domestic staff are currently in police custody. The command’s spokesperson, Benjamin Hundeyin confirmed this  on Tuesday morning after report of Ifeanyi’s death went viral. The DMW boss and his fiance, Chioma Rowland were away from […]

Buhari liberated more Nigerians from poverty despite challenges – FG

The Federal Government has said that economic challenges have not discouraged President Muhammad Buhari from putting smiles on the faces of the poor and vulnerable Nigerians. This was disclosed by Nasir Sani-Gwarzo, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, yesterday in Jalingo, Taraba State, during the launching of the Government […]

Presidency: You can’t buy South-West with dollars – Atiku to Tinubu over Afenifere meeting

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has said his counterpart from the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu, can’t buy the Southwest with dollars. Atiku said Tinubu resorted to ethnic politics by visiting one of the leaders of the Yoruba socio-political organization, Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti. Fasoranti had prayed and given Tinubu […]

Naira redesign: Put Arabic on all denominations – Islamic group tells CBN

Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has supported the move by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to redesign the naira. However, the Islamic human rights organization gave the condition that Arabic Ajami must be inscribed on all naira denominations. MURIC stated this in a statement issued on Tuesday by the group’s director, Professor Ishaq Akintola. The […]

First republic aviation minister, Mbazulike Amaechi is dead

The only surviving Zikist, Chief Mbazulike Amaechi, also minister of aviation in the first republic, is dead. Amechi died aged 93 and was known for his interventions for Igbo land, including the release of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, which he failed to realise before his death. A press release by […]