News 

Wizard coming back from coven meeting crash landed on roof in Delta (Video)

A young man alleged to be a wizard has crash landed on the roof top of a building in Delta state on his back from a coven meeting. According to reports, the incident happened at Okpokpor street in Okpara-Inland in Ethiope-East local government area of the state on Saturday November 28. The man who was clutching a hundred naira note in his hand, was identified as Omamuyovwi. He is said to be a commercial motor cycle operator who is well known in the community and married with two children. It…

Read More
News 

Akwa Ibom lady who butchered mother has mental illness – Police

The Nigerian Police Force (NPF) in Akwa Ibom State have confirmed that the lady who was arrested after she butchered her mother, has mental illness. The incident which happened in Ikot Akpa Inyang village, Ikot Ekpene, left residents wondering why a young lady could take her mother’s life. Akwa Ibom lady who butchered mother has mental illness – Police But the PRO, Akwa Ibom State Police Command, SP Odiko Macdon has said that the suspect has mental illness. Macdon added that she would be evaluated medically by Doctors before interrogation…

Read More
News 

Hisbah allegedly conducts Door-to-Door search for ‘Sinners’ in Kano

Some officials of the Sharia Police popularly known as Hisbah in Kano State allegedly conducted a door-to-door search to fish out ‘sinners’ in some parts of the state. One of the places they have reportedly searched is Hills and Valley, a holiday and relaxation resort located at Dawakin Kudu, Kano metropolis. Hisbah allegedly conducts Door-to-Door search for ‘Sinners’ in Kano According to a report by Sahara Reporters, Hisbah officials arrived at the resort and mandated the staff to take them around all the facilities in the resort as they searched…

Read More
News 

No Pardon For Rapists In Lagos State – Sanwo-Olu Says

Gov Babajide Sanwo Olu Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos state has stated that anyone found guilty of rape and gender-based violence will face the full wrath of the law. The governor spoke on Thursday when he received a 54-page compendium on Sexual and Gender-Based Violence compiled by the Stakeholders’ Committee set up by his wife, Dr Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, to give recommendations on how the fight against the crime can be won. Sanwo-Olu, who is the incident commander for gender-based violence in Lagos, reiterated his administration’s commitment to protecting the vulnerable…

Read More
News 

Panic As 6900 People Test Positive For HIV Within 6 Months In Oyo

The Oyo State Agency for the Control of AIDS (OYSACA) has revealed that between January and June 2020, over 6,900 individuals tested positive for HIV in the State despite measures taken to reduce the spread of the virus. While briefing the press on Thursday to kick start the 2020 World AIDS celebration in Ibadan, the Chairperson of OYSACA who is also the Wife of Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, said the prevalence of HIV in the state remains at 0.9 percent, with more women as victims than men. Engineer…

Read More
News 

EFCC Arraigns Rochas Okorocha’s Commissioner for Stealing N180m (Photo)

Lasberry A former commissioner for Transport and chairman, Imo State Transport Company in Rochas Okorocha’s administration has been arrested. Lasberry Okafor Anyanwu was on Thursday arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Enugu Zonal Office before Justice E.F Njemanze of the Imo State High Court for alleged fraud. Mr Anyanwu, a former commissioner for Transport and chairman, Imo State Transport Company in Rochas Okorocha’s administration is being prosecuted on four-count charges, bordering on conspiracy, abuse of office, stealing and misappropriation of public funds to the tune of N180…

Read More
Latest 

Hisbah Bars Radio Station From Saying ‘Black Friday’, Says It’s A Holy Day for Muslims

Kano Hisbah  A radio station in Kano State, 96.9 Cool FM has been ordered to stop using the term ‘Black Friday’. The order was given by the Kano State Hisbah Board, which is tasked with the duty of enforcing Sharia law in Kano State. Black Friday is an informal name for the Friday following Thanksgiving Day in the United States, which is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November. The term is used worldwide to mean a day for promotional sales where goods are sold at discounted prices. However, in…

Read More
News 

Zulum reacts to report of Boko Haram attack on Convoy

Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum, has reacted to the reported Boko Haram attack on his convoy, killing seven soldiers and two members of Civilian-JTF at Ja’alta along Gajiram to Monguno Road. According to SaharaReporters, Zulum’s convoy was ambused on over the weekend on their way to Baga in Kukawa Local Government Area, where they governor planned to spend two days with other government officials in the town to distribute food items to newly resettled displaced persons. “We were attacked by the gunmen who came with about six trucks and seven…

Read More
Lifestyle 

Photos Of Sanusi, Lawan, Others Gathered Together As El-Rufai’s Son Weds Kazaure’s Daughter

Senate President Ahmad Lawan (left) shakes hand with Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai (right), at the wedding of the latter’s son in Abuja on Saturday. Photo credit: Senate Office Many prominent Nigerian were present as  Bashir, son of Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai gets married to Halima, daughter of former Senator from Jigawa State, Ibrahim Kazaure. According to The PUNCH, Politicians and socialites from different parts of the country gathered in Abuja on Saturday for the wedding of Bashir and Halima. The event was attended by Senate President, Ahmad Lawan;…

Read More
News 

Lekki shootings: CCTV reveals soldiers arrived in seven trucks

The Lagos State Judicial Panel of Judicial Inquiry probing the alleged shooting of #EndSARS protesters by the military at the Lekki tollgate on the night of October 20 on Saturday, November 21, resumed the viewing of a CCTV footage submitted by the Lekki Concession Company, operators of the tollgate. The camera showed that the protest ground at Lekki toll gate was calm and peaceful until about 6.43pm when people could be seen running towards the tollgate from the Oriental Hotel area. Two minutes later, at 6.45pm, military trucks with flashing…

Read More
Latest 

Ifeanyi Okereke Death: Femi Gbajabiamila reveals DSS aide who shot newspapers vendor

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, revealed the identity of the Department of State Services (DSS) who shot and killed Ifeanyi Okereke, a newspapers vendor in Abuja. Ifeanyi Okereke was shot and killed when Gbajabiamila’s convoy passed through the Federal Secretariat, Abuja on Thursday, November 19, 2020. Gbajabiamila, in a statement on Friday, identified the DSS agent as Abdullahi Hassan, as he vowed to get justice for the deceased. The Speaker said he’ll meet with Okereke’s parents when they arrive Abuja, and committed to taking care of…

Read More
News 

Oyo state takes full ownership of LAUTECH

Oyo State has taken full ownership of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, ending a long disagreement with Osun state. The institutions College of Health’s ownership has been transferred to Osun state. The Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission, Abubakar Rasheed disclosed this in a press briefing in Abuja on Friday. He said; “The mutually agreed dissolution was formalised through the signing of a memorandum of agreement by the executive governors of Oyo and Osun States witnessed by the attorneys general of both states, giving legal effect…

Read More
News 

Ebonyi governor, Dave Umahi formally defects from PDP to APC

Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi state has officially defected from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP to the All Progressives Congress, APC. This is in confirmation of reports the governor was planning to defect from the PDP to the ruling All Progressive Congress. Ebonyi governor, Dave Umahi formally defects from PDP to APC At a press conference in Abakaliki, the state capital, Governor Umahi confirmed he has joined the ruling party. He hinged his defection on what he described on the ”injustice” done to the south-east by the PDP since 1998.…

Read More
News 

Bread tax is evil, Perm Sec facing disciplinary action – Kogi Governor

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has denied approving the controversial bread tax in the state, revealing that the move is evil. He said an unnamed permanent secretary was currently being investigated over the development which attracted negative comments to the state government. The governor said those behind the purported law would soon be unmasked and punished accordingly. He said, “The incident of bread tax in Kogi State is the most unfortunate infraction that any right-thinking human being would allow to fly. “When I assumed office on January 27, 2016, I…

Read More
%d bloggers like this: