Four suspected pipeline vandals alleged to have sparked up the fire that razed at least 100 houses , 100 shops and 50 cars in Abule-Egba and Agege areas of Lagos State, last Wednesday, have been arrested.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) would today in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom capital, flag off its presidential campaign in a rally to be graced by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Following the restoration of power to Ode Aye, Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State, after a long while, its tradional ruler, Oba William Akinmusayo Akinlade, the Halu of Ode-Aye Kingdom, has commended the staff and management of BEDC Electricity Plc (BEDC) for the restoration of electricity to the town.
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has described Governor of Kaduna state Nasir el-Rufai claims to arraign the Senior Pastor of Dunamis International Gospel Centre, Dr Paul Enenche for “hate speech” as an outright condemnation of the fate that has befallen the Adara people and Christians in Southern Kaduna through creation of new emirates.
President Buhari has appointed former Senate Minority leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio as the National Coordinator of the Presidential Support Committee
The police yesterday arraigned a 23-year-old suspected cultist, Babatunde Ogundipe, at an Ebute-Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly robbing and raping pedestrians.
The accused is charged with two counts of conspiracy and engaging in unlawful activities.
The Nigerian Army has confirmed that a Naval personnel was killed when troops repelled terrorists attack on the Headquarters of the 7 Brigade Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) at Baga in Borno.