• Man Arrested In Minna For Parading Himself As The “Brother” Of The Inspector General Of Police

    A middle-aged man, has been arrested in Minna for parading himself as the “brother” of the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris. Minna is the capital of Niger State where Idris hails from. The suspect, whose real name is Baba Muhammed, was arrested at the Sauka-Kahuta area of the state after duping an unsuspecting member of the public.Niger State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Bala Elkana, who confirmed the arrest of the suspect said he duped Alhaji Abubakar Dogonyaro of Tunga low cost area of N380,000.Elkana in a statement revealed that Baba Muhammed had told his victim ... Read More

  • SO SAD! The Youngest Major General In The Army Dies After Suffering From Kidney Problems (Photos)

    A gallant army officer, Major Simi Johnson Ikea has died after suffering from kidney problem. The soldier from Ovim, Abia state who worked as a presidential guards officer during the regime of former president Goodluck Jonathan -was apparently loved by many due to the touching and emotional tributes which have been flooding different social media platforms since his demise. May his soul rest in peace. ... Read More

  • SAD: Veteran Broadcaster And Former NTA Director-General, Patrick Ityohegh Is Dead

    Veteran broadcaster and former Director-General of the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA), Patrick Ityohegh is dead. He died at the age of 76  on Wednesday evening in Makurdi, the Benue state capital. Sympathizers are besieging the Makurdi home of the late Ityohegh. He would be remembered for his contributions to broadcasting especially the popular television programme “Sunny Side of Life” In other news, Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has condoled with the family of late Dr. Patrick Ityohegh. Mr Ortom, who led some members of the State Executive Council on the condolence visit, ... Read More

  • Fear Grips Parents As More Queen's College Pupils Admitted In The General Hospital

    More students of Queen’s College, Yaba, have been  admitted  in the general hospital according to reports. According to information, a parent, whose child had been admitted at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi Araba, for about a week, told reporters that no fewer than 15 pupils of the school were receiving treatment in LUTH. The parent and other parents with children in the school called on the Federal Government to recall a former principal of the school, Dr Lami Amodu, to face criminal charges for negligence and the death of two pupils of the school.According to report... Read More

  • Why INEC Released General Election Time Table Early - Prof. Mahmood Yakubu

    The Independent National Electoral Commission has explained why the 2019 general election time table was released early.  Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has explained that the Commission’s reason for the early release of the dates for the 2019 general elections was to enable the Commission and stakeholders plan properly as well as to avoid uncertainty. He said: “we did it basically in order to plan properly. We cannot continue to be masters of the last minute. We cannot continue to be masters of the fire brigade. As our de... Read More

  • Just In: Customs Comptroller-General, Hameed Ali Arrives Senate Without Customs Uniform

    Controller General of the Nigeria Customs Service, retired Colonel Hameed Ali arrived the National Assembly on Thursday wearing a white kaftan and not Customs uniform as ordered by the Senate. Ali had been summoned by the Senate for questioning on the controversial vehicle duty now susupended by Customs.On arrival, Ali met with the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu. He was accompanied to Ekweremadu’s office by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Senator Ita Enang. After about five minutes in Ekweremadu’s office, he left for Enang’s ... Read More

  • BREAKING: INEC Announces Dates For 2019 General Elections

    The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has announced dates for 2019 general elections.In a statement posted on its website Thursday, the electoral commission said it was making the announcements well ahead “in order to ensure certainty in our dates for elections, and to allow for proper planning by the Commission, political parties, security agencies, candidates and all stakeholders”.“To that extent, the 2019 Presidential and National Assembly elections will hold on Saturday, 16th February 2019, while the Governorship/State Assembly/Federal Capital Territory Area Council E... Read More

  • Former Western Region Governor, General Adeyinka Adebayo Is Dead

    Ekiti-born former governor of Nigeria's defunct Western region and one of Nigeria's oldest retired military officer has died.  According to Reporters, one of Nigeria's oldest retired military officer, General Adeyinka Adebayo has died. The Ekiti-born former governor of Nigeria's defunct Western region died today in his sleep, according to family sources. General Adebayo was aged 89. More details later... ... Read More

  • Ex-Minister, Amina Mohammed Sworn-In As UN Deputy Secretary-General (Watch)

    Ms Amina Mohammed, the immediate past Minister of Environment, has today been sworn-in as the fifth Deputy Secretary-General of the UN at the UN Headquarters in New York.The UN Secretary-General António Guterres administered the oath of office to Mohammed, reports NAN. Farewell Nigeria as my life journey takes another turn on the road. Thank you for your kind words of support. Allah swt ya saka da alheri. “I want to say that I am extremely, very, very proud that you accepted to join our team. Thank you very much,” Guterres told Mohammed. In accepting the appointment, Mohammed had sa... Read More

  • Drama as Married General Manager Resigns After Impregnating a Co-worker (Photos)

    A married general manager of a leading firm in Zimbabwe known for having romantic affair with his staff members has landed into trouble after impregnating one of them. The man, David Kanyandu, who heads African Sun Casinos was said to have resigned after he was confronted on allegations that he impregnated a subordinate, Netiah Kusotera, whom he forced to terminate the pregnancy. But Netiah Kusotera refused to terminate the pregnancy. Their relationship was talk of the day and Netiah opened up to her close friends, hanzi anga asisanonoke kubasa achinonoka kuenda kumba vanhu vanga vongoti kudy... Read More

  • Donald Trump Sacks US Attorney General, Sally Yates For Defiance Over Immigration Ban

    According to several reports, President Trump has fired the US attorney general for defiance of his Immigration Orders. It was  reported that Trump fired acting Attorney General Sally Yates after she ordered Justice Department lawyers to stop defending the president’s controversial immigration orders.Sally Yates, who had been appointed by former President Obama, said she was “not convinced that the executive order is lawful”. A couple of hours ago she had sent a letter to the Justice Department Lawyers saying ““I am responsible for ensuring that the positions we take in cou... Read More

  • Warri Billionaire Ayiri Emami Welcomes US Consular General, Mr John Bray To Warri (Photos)

    The Consular General of the US Embassy, Mr John Bray and his team paid a courtesy visit to the palace of Olu of Warri Ogiame Ikenwoli in Delta state. The US delegates were welcomed by Warri billionaire Ayiri Emami and other traditional chiefs. ... Read More

  • Postmaster General- WhatsApp & BBM Are One Of The Reasons Students Fail English in Nigeria

    Nigeria’s Post-Master General, Adebisi Adegbuyi has said that a lot of students in the country fail English Language because of the usage of social media. He was speaking during the presentation of award to winners of the 2016 Letter Writing Competitions, organized in Plateau. Adegbuyi stated that students were used to communicating with short codes on their phones and it had become a part of them. “It is worrisome that students cannot spell words correctly; they are more used to short codes and symbols they use in sending Short Message Service (SMS) on their mobile phones,” Adegbuyi s... Read More

  • Meet The New General Overseer Of The Redeemed Christian Church Of God

    The media has been left awashed since hours ago when news broke out of sudden retirement of influential pastor and the Redeemed Church head,  E.A Adeboye.   Adeboye had pioneered over the church affair in a pastoral career which stretch over a period of 26 years, before this recent turn.Whereas Pastor Joseph Obayemi has been named the new G.O, but who is the Joseph Obayemi:[list][li]He was the special assistant to Pastor Adeboye on Finance.[/li][li]He was a deputy in charge of Finance.[/li][li]He is the Pastor in Charge of Lagos Region 2 Headquarters.[/li][li]He was promoted to the ... Read More

  • HELL-PASTOR! General Overseer Of Chuch Arrested For Stealing A Car In Anambra

    The General Overseer of the Freedom City Ministry, Rev. Ugo Sam, has been arrested in Anambra state for alleged car theft.The cleric, whose church is located at 77, Ezeiweka Road, Awada Layout, Obosi in Idemili North Local Government Area of the state, was nabbed by operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, FSARS.The FSARS Commander in the state, Sunday Okpe, who confirmed the arrest to newsmen on Thursday, said the cleric was arrested following a tip-off that he was the brains behind a spate of missing cars in the Awada area and its environs.Okpe described the suspect’s actions... Read More

  • Daughter Of General Treasurer Of Assemblies Of God Killed Over Offering Money

    Kemi Alaje Merayebu, first daughter of Rev Dr Vincent Alaje, the General Treasurer of Assemblies Of God Nigeria, was killed by gunmen in Enugu on December 13th. According to reports, the men numbering about 10 and armed with gun, axe and Machete stormed the residence of late Mrs Kemi where she lived with her husband Mr Isaac Merayebu, demanding for the offering money realized during their Church annual Harvest Thanksgiving, which held on the 11th of December 2016, at the church premise located at No 6 Nofia Street by Agric Bank Bus Stop, Enugu. The couple told the gunmen that the Offering mo... Read More

  • Nigeria's Minister Of Environment, Amina Mohammed To Be Appointed As UN Deputy Secretary General

    Nigeria’s Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed, is set to be appointed as UN Deputy Secretary General.....Ms. Mohammed was appointed minister by President Muhammadu Buhari in November last year.An official statement is expected to confirm her new UN position. She is expected to be the deputy to Antonio Guterres, who will assume office as Secretary General of the world body on January 1, 2017.Ms. Mohammed had formerly served as an adviser to the outgoing UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon.... Read More

  • Ghanaian Police Discover Already Thumb Printed Ballot Papers Ahead Of General Election - Photos

    Ashanti regional police has intercepted bags that allegedly contain thumb-printed ballot papers in a hotel room within the Kumasi metropolis, ahead of the general elections in Ghana on Wednesday, Dec 7. . The bearers of the ballots papers were said to be lodging at the TUC Madison Lodge. The Police were reportedly led to the venue where the persons suspected to carrying the thumb printed ballot papers were lodging. ... Read More

  • Man Impersonates Nigeria’s Inspector General Of Police & Defrauded Saudi Doctor Of $10,000

    A suspected fraudster has been arrested by the police for allegedly parading himself as the Inspector-General of Police on the Internet.  A 29-year-old suspected scammer, who allegedly paraded himself as the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, on the Internet, has been arrested by the operatives of the Nigerian Police Force. According to a report by newspaper, the fraudster identified as Ekperebuike Akadonye, who was apprehended by the Inspector-General Special Intelligence Response Team, also allegedly defrauded a Saudi Arabia-based doctor, identified as Hassan Alkahallaf, to th... Read More

  • SAD NEWS: Former Inspector-General Of Police, Etim Inyang Is Dead

    A former Inspector-General of Police, Etim Inyang is dead. His son, Inyang Etim Inyang announced his death today in a press release stating he died on Monday at Reddington Hospital in Lagos.”We write to formally announce the call to glory of our father, Obong (Sir) Etim Okon Inyang, Inspector General of Police (rtd). The sad event occurred at the Reddington Hospital, Lagos on Sept. 26, 2016 at the age of 85,” he said representing his family in a statement.... Read More