65 year old man arrested for beheading brother’s corpse

A 65-year-old man, Samuel Olaniyi, has been arrested by operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team in Lagos for attempting to use his late brother’s skull for money ritual. It was learnt that the suspect, who was arrested alongside two others, identified as Uchenna Olewunna and Sunday Mathew, exhumed his late brother’s […]

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US Honours Muslim cleric who hid Christians during attacks

The 83-year-old Imam was announced as a recipient of the award after he hid over 200 Christians from suspected bandits in Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State. He hid the Christian inside his mosque and home to prevent them from an attack by the bandits during June 2018 clashes. Abdullahi according to the […]

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Frank Lampard suffers 1st loss as Chelsea manager

Frank Lampard suffered his first defeat as Chelsea boss as Kawasaki Frontale scored late to snatch victory in Yokohama. Leandro Damiao headed in at the back post as the hosts took advantage of a rare opportunity, pouncing on a defensive mistake from David Luiz to seal an unlikely pre-season win.  On an otherwise disappointing afternoon […]

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Ighalo retires from Super Eagles

The 30-year-old was awarded the top scorer’s prize in Egypt on Friday after scoring five goals in seven appearances for the Super Eagles. He started his career as a youth player in the U20 team and later made his senior debut during an international friendly match against Uganda in March 2015. After playing 35 matches […]

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Middle-aged Woman arrested in Anambra for fake begging

Mrs. Uju Obiekwe has been arrested by officials of the Anambra State Government for allegedly using persons with fake ailment to beg for alms. The suspect and her accomplices were apprehended at the Nnamdi Azikiwe University junction, Awka, where they used a young girl with a bandaged stomach to beg for alms from unsuspecting members […]

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Why we cannot free El-Zakzaky – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday warned El-Zakzaky led Shiite members to desist from their protest as no amount of street demonstration will make him order the release of their spiritual leader. He appealed to Shiite members to desist from needless violent street protests and await the decision of the court in Kaduna where their leader […]

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How Senator Abbo used hot pressing iron on my daughter – Pastor

The father of Emily Eric, the woman Senator Elisha Abbo claims to be his wife, Pastor Alfred Dari, has alleged that the representative of Adamawa North Senatorial District did not legally marry his daughter but abducted her from his home since January 2016. Pastor Dari revealed this in an interview with LEADERSHIP newspaper on Friday, […]

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