Category: News

Crackdown fear weakens Bitcoin

Fears grew of a regulatory crackdown has forced the Bitcoin to slid as much as 14 per cent on Tuesday to hit a four-week low below $12,000. The fear was fuelled with reports that South Korea was planning to ban trading in cryptocurrencies. South Korean news website Yonhap reported that Finance Minister Kim Dong-yeon had […]

Uncle Rapes, Murders Niece, keeps her body in Freezer

A young woman was raped and murdered by her “obsessed” uncle before her body was padlocked in a deep freezer, a court heard. Celine Dookhran, 20, was kidnapped along with a second woman by Mujahid Arshid, 33, and his employee Vincent Tappu, 28, who took them to a six-bedroom house that Arshid, a builder, had […]

Niger Delta: ”Restructure Nigeria or We Will Attack Oil Installations” – Avengers

The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) has warned it would resume attacks on oil installations and facilities in the region. Mr. Murdoch Agbinibo, spokesperson of the militant group, said on Wednesday in a statement on their website that the attacks would be the “most deadly and will be targeting the deep sea operations of the multinationals.” […]

”We Will Provide Cattle Colonies” – Northern Governors

Report has it that 16 state governors mostly in the North have responded to the request from the Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbeh, to provide grazing reserves termed as colonies for cattle grazing.  The minister, Vanguard learned, had in a letter to all 36 governors in the country requested them to provide 5,000 hectares […]

Omotola Set to Mark 40th Birthday in Grand Style

    Nollywood Actress and philanthropist, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde will be turning 40 on the 7th of February 2018. To kick off the celebration, the actress will be having a five-day event to celebrate her big day. The event will kick off from the 7th to the 11th of February. The Five Day event is scheduled […]

Police Arrest Muslim Cleric With Human Parts In Lagos

Officers of the Lagos State Police Command on Tuesday arrested an Islamic cleric, Alfa Kayode Abdul-Fatai in Alakuko area of the State for being in illegal possession of human parts including a female private organ. The suspect, who was arrested at No. 4, Okedumola Street, Off Obadare area of Alakuko, was said to have also […]

Defection Drama in Nigerian Senate

The Nigerian Senate, on Wednesday was thrown into a rowdy session as it was about recording the first official cross-carpeting for the year 2018. Senator Sonni Ogbuoji ( Ebonyi South) had come under order 43 of the rules of the Senate to announce his official defection from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling […]

Caballero saves Chelsea

Chelsea, reduced to nine men,  needed a penalty shoot-out before finally killing off Norwich after a 1-1 draw in Wednesday’s FA Cup third round replay. The Antonio Conte men must pay a lot of gratitude to reserve goalkeeper, Willy Caballero, who made the crucial penalty save to send the London team into the fourth round […]

Real Madrid: ”Double My Pay or I Quit” – Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo has asked Real Madrid to cough out £36m as his yearly salary, to bring him at par with his Barcelona rival, Lionel Messi or he will leave the club. At present Ronaldo earns £18.6m a year, but reports from multiple sources said the Portuguese star wants a pay rise of  close to  £17million, which […]

Day-old-baby Stolen at Kaduna Hospital

  Kaduna State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Hajiya Hafsat Baba, on Wednesday said investigation has commenced on the disappearance of a day-old-baby at Yusuf Dantsoho General Hospital, Kaduna. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the baby, whose parents were deaf and dumb, was allegedly stolen by a woman hours after […]
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