Month: September 2016

Chairman International Airport Taxi Operators, Two Children Murdered in His Home

Armed men allegedly stormed the house of Mr. Kenneth Uzor in Igbogbo, Ikorodu and killed him alongside some other members of his family in a horrific tragedy. The murder which occurred on Thursday at Adegbose Estate Phase 2, was one that caused confusion in the area. Neighbours of Kenneth Uzor identified as the chairman of Muritala Mohammed International […]

Actress Yewande Adekoya Fears for Her Life as She Calls out Popular Yoruba Movie Marketer, Olasco

The Yoruba movie industry yesterday received the shocking news that popular and talented Yoruba actors, Yewande Adekoya Abiodun and Kunle Afod had been banned indefinitely from the industry by the movie marketers for unethical practices. The actors were accused of selling movie rights already sold to marketers offline to marketers online thereby blocking their revenue […]

INEC Declares Obaseki Winner of the Edo 2016 Governorship Election

The All Progressives Congress (APC) party candidate in the gubernatorial election in Edo State, Godwin Obaseki has been officially declared winner of the election in a two-way race with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) after winning most of the votes. Pastor Ize-Iyamu of the PDP came second in the votes collated and announced by INEC. […]

Nollywood Actor, Kalu Ikeagwu Speaks on Robbery Arrest

Kalu Ikeagwu has finally addressed claims that he was arrested by the Nigeria Police Force for his involvement in a kidnapping-turned-robbery case. According to the actor, he was literally abducted at gunpoint; by ‘earring-wearing police officers’ who bundled him into a Toyota Hiace bus. Kalu says he was arrested because his number was found on […]

House of Reps Suspend Hon. Jibrin for 180 Legislative Days

The House of Representatives has suspended former Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriation, Representative Abdulmumin Jibrin, for 180 legislative days. The lawmaker was suspended for allegedly breaching the practices and precedents of the House of Representatives. According to the House, Representative Jibrin is also required to tender a formal written apology to the House, […]

Nigeria’s 2018 World Cup Qualification in Jeopardy as NFF Cannot Afford to Fly Super Eagles to Qualifier in Zambia

Nigeria’s 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign may be in jeopardy as the NFF has said it is broke and cannot afford to fly the Super Eagles to their next qualifying match against Zambia in Ndola. Although many of the players earn lucrative salaries playing for clubs in Europe, the NFF is looking to telecoms giant, […]

President Buhari Approves 13 New Federal Government Agencies Heads

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved new appointments in 13 Federal Government agencies, the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation announced Monday evening. A statement signed by the Director (Press) Bolaji Adebiyi gave the new appointments as follows: 1. Industrial Training Fund (ITF) Director-General: Mr.Joseph Ari 2. National Information Technology Development Agency […]

Man Docked Two and a Half Years for Stealing 35 Pairs of Slippers

A Kano Senior Magistrates’ Court sitting in Rijiyar Zaki on Monday sentenced one Rabiu S., 22, to 30 months imprisonment for stealing slippers. The Senior Magistrate, Aminu Fagge, sentenced Rabiu to two years and six months after he pleaded guilty to a one-count charge. Fagge did not give the convict of Aisami Quarters in Kano an option […]

40 Year Old Deaf and Dumb Man Defiles 6 Months Old Baby, Tears Vagina down to Anus

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in Yobe State has decried the increasing cases of rape, indecency and breach of trust in the state. The NSCDC Commandant in the state, Dr. Muhammed Fari, made the disclosure in an interview with newsmen in Damaturu on Monday. Fari said the command recorded more cases of rape, […]

Highlights From the First US Presidential Debate

The first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, lived up to the hype while also clearly showng who prepared and who didn’t. The CNN poll of debate watchers showed that 62% thought Clinton won while 27% thought Trump won with 11% unsure of who won. The debate was sponsored by the Commission on Presidential […]
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