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8 Family Memebers, One Other Remanded In Prison Over Alleged Murder


You may not be wrong if you call them a family of criminals, but a suspect can only be confirmed guilty by a court of law. This is what an Igbosere Magistrate’s Court in Lagos will be trying to do as nine people including eight family members were arranged before ... Read More »

Alert!!! Boko Haram Plans To Use Mechanics, Car Wash Centres To Deploy Bombs – Military

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Beware of auto-mechanic and car wash centres across the country, a bomb might just have been planted there. This warning came in the aftermath of the heavy casualties inflicted on Boko Haram insurgents in recent weeks, as indications emerged that the group is recruiting auto-mechanic and car wash operators across ... Read More »

Amnesty Report On Human Rights Abuse False, Indecent – Police


The Nigeria Police on Thursday said that the Amnesty International’s report on alleged human rights abuses by the force was full of falsehood, “smacks of indecency and intemperate language”. This is contained in a statement signed by the Force Public Relations Officer, Acting Commissioner of Police Emmanuel Ojukwu, in Abuja. ... Read More »

2015: Don’t Be Willing Tools For Political Violence – Maku To Nigerian Youths


The Minister of Information, Mr Labaran Maku, has called on youths to shun violence and not allow themselves to be used as agents of blood shedding during 2015 general elections. Maku gave the advice when he received a youth group from Nassarawa State known as “Like Minds” in his office ... Read More »

Lagos PDP Condoles Synagogue Church Over Building Collapse


The Lagos State Chapter of Peoples Democratic Party on Thursday condoled with the Synagogue Church of All Nations over the death of some of its adherents as a result of the collapse of its guest house on Friday. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the National Emergency Management Agency ... Read More »

APC Will Stop Corruption, Make Vulnerable Nigerians Top Priority – Buhari


A former Head of State, Muhammadu Buhari, has vowed to stop corruption if his party, the All Progressives Congress, APC, is elected to power. Mr. Buhari said the APC has a clear objective of securing and efficiently managing Nigeria. “We will stop corruption and make the ordinary people, the weak ... Read More »

Looming Fuel Crisis: Alison-Madueke, Others Shun Reps

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The Minister for Petroleum Resources, Diezani Allison-Madueke, on Thursday failed to appear before the House of Representatives joint committees on petroleum and gas resources. The committees on Wednesday summoned the minister and others to explain the cause of the current fuel crisis in the country. Others summoned were the Group ... Read More »

Boko Haram: Things Will Change Drastically By Next Month – Jonathan


President Goodluck Jonathan has promised Nigerians that the security challenge posed by members of the Boko Haram sect who have engaged in massive killing and wanton destruction of property would change drastically by next month. Speaking yesterday at the 66th National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), ... Read More »

ISIS Releases New Propaganda Video


Another British hostage has been shown in a propaganda video released by terrorists Islamic State. The video has not been independently verified but the man is believed to be journalist John Cantlie. It is similar to previous videos made by American journalists, including James Foley and Stephen Sotloff. Cantlie wears ... Read More »

India, China Set To Resolve Border Standoff


Indian and Chinese leaders have pledged to resolve a long-running border dispute that led to a bloody 1962 war, with a stand-off between troops on the remote frontier overshadowing a rare summit in New Delhi. India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he had expressed concerns to China’s visiting President Xi ... Read More »

Synagogue Buildng Colapse: Victims Are Martyrs Of God’s Kingdom – TB Joshua


Prophet T.B. Joshua has finally spoken on the building collapse that killed 80 at his Synaggue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) in Lagos, denying lack of cooperation as alleged by rescuers at the site of the collapse. The popular televangelist stuck to his theory of possible aerial sabotage, while he ... Read More »

Photos: Multiple accident at Trans Ekulu this evening


About six cars collided this evening at Trans Ekulu in Enugu, causing great damage. Fortunately no one died. See more photos below…   Read More »

High ranking Boko Haram member captured, 60 members killed by military


A high ranking member of terror group, Boko Haram, was yesterday September 17th captured by the military after a failed attempted attack on Konduga in Borno state. The sect members actually made a second attempt into Konduga after the military celebrated its victory against them yesterday afternoon. The captured terror ... Read More »

Nigeria Police Force refutes Amnesty International report


Read the press release from the Nigeria Police Force below… The attention of the Nigeria Police has been drawn to an on-line publication entitled ‘Welcome to Hell-Fire’: torture and other ill-treatment in Nigeria. While we do not question the freedom of Amnesty International to earn its relevance and bread, the ... Read More »

Photo: Newborn baby found in toilet pipe after young girl gives birth and runs


A young student in a university in China, who hid her pregnancy throughout, gave birth to a baby girl inside a toilet pipe, hoping the baby would flush down the pipe. Fortunately the pipe wasn’t wide enough to take the baby down and so her body became wedged a short ... Read More »

Ikedi Ohakim’s son Obi and wife, Obiageli welcome son


First son of former Imo state Governor, Ikedi Ohakim, Obinna and his lovely wife, Obiageli have welcomed their first child together, a boy. Obiageli welcomed their baby named Jayden recently in Atlanta, USA. The couple got married in July 2013. Congrats to them… Read More »

Woman Seeks Divorce As Husband Fails To Pay Dowry After 8 Years Of Marriage


A 25-year-old trader, Mrs Modinat Alade, on Thursday sought the dissolution of her eight-year old union with her husband, Gbola Alade over non-payment of dowry. Alade, who approached an Oyo State Customary Court Grade C, sitting in Iseyin, told the court that the union was yet to produce any child. ... Read More »

Over 60% Of Aircrafts Operated In Nigeria Are On Lease – NCAA


The Acting Director-General, Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Mr Benedict Adeyileka, on Thursday said that more than 60 percent of the aircraft operated by Nigerian airlines were on lease. Adeyileka spoke in Lagos through NCAA’s General Manager, Airworthiness & Standard, Mr Kayode Ajiboye, at a seminar organised by Aeroconsult with ... Read More »

Police Arrest Man In Plateau For Selling Wife For Sacrifice


A Nigerian man has been arrested for selling his wife to black magic practitioners who wanted to sacrifice a virgin, police said Thursday. The deal in the central Nigerian state of Plateau was cancelled at the last minute, however, when the ritualists realised she was married. “The man lured his ... Read More »

Fayose Accuses Fayemi Of Diverting Workers’ Salary


Ekiti State governor-elect, Ayodele Fayose, yesterday, accused Governor Kayode Fayemi of diverting workers’ salaries to pay government contractors. While Fayose claimed Governor Kayode Fayemi was diverting workers’ salaries to pay contractors, Fayemi on his part, said he knew nothing about such diversion because government would not give priority to contractors ... Read More »

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