IPOB: Nnamdi Kanu’s Father Dies

The father of the leader of the proscribed Indigenious People of Biafra IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, Eze Israel Kanu, has died. The monarch’s death was announced by the traditional council of his community led by Edward Ibeabuchi today Friday December 6th. Reacting to the news, the Abia State commissioner for information, John Okiyi Kalu, speaking to newsmen […]

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Atiku Abubakar Condemns DSS Court Invasion To Rearrest Sowore

Atiku Abubakar on Friday said he experienced “extreme anguish of spirit” while watching the invasion of the Federal High Court, Abuja, by operatives of the Department of State Service. Sowore was freed on Thursday evening, but during a court appearance on Friday (today), DSS operatives disrupted court sitting as they attempted to rearrest him. Taking […]

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Duncan Mighty Mocks Etinosa Over Benz gifted to her in Dubai

Duncan Mighty recently took to his Instagram page to mock actress Etinosa Idemudia over a car gift she received in Dubai. Duncan Mighty revealed he is in a state of confusion as he intends to find out how the car gift suddenly got to Nigeria in less than 28 days, which according to him, is […]

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Former Governor Abia State Orji Kalu gets 12 years imprisonment

The federal high court in Lagos has sentenced the former governor of Abia State Senator Orji Uzor Kalu to 12 years imprisonment after being found guilty on all the 39-count charges brought against him. He was convicted of N7.65billion fraud perpetuated when he was Abia State governor between 1999 and 2007. Kalu was convicted alongside […]

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I Met My Wife in A Church Fellowship – Diezani’s Husband

A former Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Admiral Alison Madueke (retd.), has revealed how he met, fell in love and married his wife, Diezani, a former Minister of Petroleum Resources. Diezani’s husband revealed this in his recently published book titled, ‘Riding the storms with God on my side.’ Narrating how he met the former minister, […]

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NUC uncovers 100 fake professors in universities

 The National Universities Commission has said it has uncovered about 100 fake professors across Nigerian universities. The NUC Executive Secretary, Prof Abubakar Rasheed, stated this in the November edition of the commission’s bulletin, obtained by our correspondent. The ES noted that the commission published the details of the fake professors on its website and also […]

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South African police officer jailed for 30 years for killing Nigerian

A South African police constable, Austin Reynold, was on Monday, sentenced to 30 years in jail by a court for killing a Nigerian man living in that country. Reynold, 24, was accused of killing Ebuka Emmanuel Okoli on January 19, 2018 in Durban, Kwa Zulu-Natal Province, South Africa. The court sentenced the policeman three days […]

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Christians Hold Sunday Services Behind Buhari’s Kitchen – Osinbajo

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has called for religious tolerance in Nigeria. He said that President Muhammadu Buhari was an embodiment of such. Osinbajo explained that Buhari is so tolerant that he allowed the Villa Chapel to be situated behind his kitchen. He spoke at the Opening of the General Assembly of the Nigerian Supreme […]

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I wrote SSCE 17 times because I wanted to pass without cheating – UniBen Graduate

The story of his determination to succeed at all costs was aptly demonstrated when he wrote his Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (SSCE) 17 times before he gained admission into UNIBEN. In this interview with Vanguard , Ahmadu speaks on his life. How did you write SSCE 17 times and passed before you gained admission? I […]

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Davido shuts down 22,000 capacity Asaba stadium

Nigerian singer, David ‘Davido’ Adeleke on Saturday thrilled music lovers that filled up 22,000 Stephen Keshi stadium also known as the Asaba township stadium. Davido who returned to Nigeria in a grad style made a stop at a village called Ibusa where he was welcomed like royalty and bestowed upon a chieftaincy title alongside his […]

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EFCC arrests operators, trainees of ‘yahoo Academy’ in Akwa Ibom

Allegedly used solely for the training of youngsters in various aspects of cyber criminality. During the raid on Essien Essien Street, Ikot Ibiok village in Eket Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, 23 suspects including operators and trainees were arrested. The suspects were between the ages of 19 and 35. They have confessed that […]

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FRSC ‘can no longer’ fine motorists, court rules

The court says FRSC could not turn itself into a court of law by punishing motorists. John Tsoho, a judge, held that the commission could not turn itself into a court of law by punishing those who commit traffic offences. Tope Alabi, a lawyer, had approached the court to declare that only a court of […]

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Real reasons Jonathan worked against PDP in Bayelsa guber poll

the just concluded charade called the Bayelsa governorship election seems to show in a puzzling manner a summersault of principle and conviction on the part of the former President. His actions before and after the election are a virulent negation of the ideals of maturity and liberalism for which he has become highly reputed after […]

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FG declares free train ride from Lagos to Ibadan

Ahead of the Christmas and New Year festivities, the Federal Government on Saturday declared free train ride from Lagos to Ibadan. This followed the test-run of the section of the 157-kilometer project from Fagba in Lagos to Ibadan where the standard gauge train terminates. Minister of Transportation,  Rotimi Amaechi who flagged off the train service […]

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Nigeria’s Nike 2020-21 Collection Leaked

It was by far the most influential kit of the 2018 World Cup and Nike’s Nigeria jersey is still an absolute grail for many collectors around the globe As the brand is close to launching the successor – the Nigeria 2020 home and away kits are set to be released in March / April 2020 […]

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Basketmouth Dropped As Sex And Gender Based Violence Ambassador After Joke On Rape

Popular Nigerian comedian Basketmouth has been dropped as an ambassador to sex and gender-based violence over a joke he made about rape. The comedian, who had earlier been caught in a cross at some point with popular Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh is yet to react to this update. It was gathered that the comedian, who had been an ambassador […]

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47 Nigerian men plead not guilty to homosexuality charge

Forty-seven Nigerian men pleaded innocent on Wednesday to a charge of public show of affection with members of the same sex, an offence that carries a 10-year jail term. Homosexuality is outlawed in many socially conservative African societies where some religious groups brand it a corrupting Western import. The Nigerian men, who appeared at a […]

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Babcock student is overall national best in Law School Bar exams

A Babcock University (BU) graduate of Law, Mayowa Mubashir Abiru, has emerged Nigeria’s overall best at the 2019 Law School Bar Exams. Abiru, who made a Second Class Upper credit from Babcock, is one of the 10 BU alumni with a First Class grade at the Bar exams. Also, Babcock University ranked third among universities […]

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Kaduna Assembly confirms 2 more women as commissioners

The Kaduna House of Assembly on Thursday, confirmed two more women as commissioners. The Assembly also confirmed the nomination of a board member of the state Fiscal Responsibility Commission. Their confirmation followed a letter sent to the House by the Acting Governor, Dr Hadiza Balarabe. Those confirmed include Dr Amina Baloni as Commissioner for Health […]

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Buhari leaves Nigeria for Equatorial Guinea on Friday

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday, November 29, 2019, embark on a trip to Malabo in Equatorial Guinea for a summit. After the summit, the president will return to his country home, Daura, in Katsina State for a five-day visit. Explaining the purpose of his trip to Malabo, the presidency on Thursday, November 28, 2019, […]

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