Saturday, May 30, 2020

Two cops arrested as Nigerians demand justice for slain Lagos girl

Jesusegun Alagbe and Deji Lambo Many Nigerians on Friday via social media demanded justice for a 16-year-old girl, Tina Ezekwe, allegedly killed by a...

Three die, 15 injured in Anambra communal clash

Tony Okafor, Awka Three persons were reportedly killed on Friday in a land feud between Urum and Achalla communities in the Awka North Local...

Human rights Commission asks governors to address the needs of almajiri kids

The National Human Rights Commission has asked northern governors to rehabilitate almajiri children. The commission said following the relocation of the children as a...

Ekweremadu faults Executive Order on financial autonomy for state Judiciary, Legislature

Former Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has faulted the Executive Order No. 10 of 2020 granting financial autonomy to State...

Don Jazzy, Segalink Condemn Southern Kaduna Killings, Call For Justice

Condemnations have continued to trail the killing of unarmed villagers in Southern Kaduna communities by armed Fulani herdsmen.  Between May 19 to 24, herdsmen...

EFCC nabs Benue Vigilante Commandant for alleged N449.5m fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Makurdi Zonal Office, has arrested one George Mbessey.He was nabbed over allegations of conspiracy, abuse of...

Residents flee as Anambra communities clash over land ownership

Tony Okafor, Awka Three persons were reportedly killed on Friday in a land feud between Urum and Achalla communities in the Awka North Local...

Umahi to new LG bosses at inauguration: Declare your assets now

The Ebonyi State Government has inaugurated Caretaker Chairman for the 13 local government areas of the State.The inauguration followed the expiration of the...

We are not here to share money, says Kwara Governor

Governor Abdulrahman-Abdulrazaq of Kwara The Governor of Kwara State AbdulRazaq AbdulRahman has said prudent management of resources and selflessness are the secrets of his...

COVID-19: 10 dangerous Nigerian States you must avoid travelling to

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Court Jails Man For $240000 Romance Scam

Justice A.T. Mohammed of Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on Thursday May 28, 2020 convicted and sentenced one Igweneme...

Pantami not involved in office space allocation controversy-NCC

Agency Reporter   The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says its Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, is never involved in the process...

#JusticeForTina: Police Officer Allegedly Responsible for Tina’s Death has been Arrested & Detained

Nigerians on Twitter are demanding the arrest and prosecution of a police officer who allegedly shot Tina, a 16-year-old girl, dead in the Iyana-Oworo,...

Kenya: Ministers Call for Stronger Women Leadership in COVID-19 Fight

Africa's female Foreign Affairs ministers ask AU to mainstream gender in its Covid-19 strategies Female Foreign Affairs ministers across Africa have called for increased...

Buhari activated all negative indexes of our socio-political, economic life- PDP

National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Uche Secondus, says the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari and the ruling All Progressives Congress,...

Police take over Nasarawa PDP secretariat

By Linus Oota, Lafia   Stern-looking police operatives have taken over the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) secretariat in Lafia, the capital of Nasarawa State. The development...

Enforcement Team In Abuja Arrests 74 Passengers, Impounds Three Buses Over Violation Of Interstate...

The Federal Capital Territory Ministerial Task Force on Enforcement of COVID-19 restrictions has arrested 74 persons and three buses travelling through the city...

Mbessey Benue Vigilante commandant arrested for fraud

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Dapo Abiodun: An Omowulabi Governor at 60, by Tunde Oladunjoye

When Prince Dapo Abiodun was, on the occasion of his 59th birthday, sworn-in as the Governor of Ogun State on May 29, 2019,...

Court discharges, acquits Sen. Adeleke of exam malpractices allegation

Ademola Adeleke Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday, discharged and acquitted former governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party...

NCDC, FG receive knocks from C/R government over COVID-19

The Cross River State Government has criticised the attitude of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and the Federal Government (FG) over...

Memo to Buhari on Service Chiefs, by Wale Odunsi

Dear President Muhammadu Buhari,As you clock five years in office, the question about the departure of Nigeria’s Service Chiefs has come up again,...

Presidency gives scorecard of Buhari administrations achievements to mark second term first year anniversary

The first-anniversary celebration of President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term in office will be marked on a low-key. A statement by the President’s special aide,...

Mum Creates Face Mask With See-Through Piece For Her Deaf Daughter

A deaf mum has been hand-crafting face masks that come with a clear patch on the front so that people who can't hear...

Man Cuts Off His Twin Brother’s Hand Over Girlfriend In Imo

Giving birth to twins is one of the prayers pregnant women get when...