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Ambode Bans NURTW On Lagos Island

A leader of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) on the Lagos Island, popularly called Kunle Poly, has been shot while his personal assistant, Peiro, was killed by suspected assassins. This came as Governor Akinwunmi Ambode yesterday ordered the immediate and indefinite suspension of all NURTW’s activities on the Island. Two policemen guiding […]

FG Launch Programme to promote Buhari’s Policies

The Presidency has launched a weekly television and radio programme which is aimed at promoting the policies and programmes of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s led administration. This is contained in a statement issued on Wednesday in Abuja by Abiola Olusola, Deputy Director (Media) in the office of the Vice President. The announcement is coming 24 […]

Witches Dont Cause Accidents – FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has attributed most road crashes on Nigerian roads to human factors and not witchcraft as believed by some people in the country. Sector Commander of the corps in Imo, Mr Joseph Aremu made this known in Owerri on Wednesday while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). The […]

Lagos: Businessman Impregnates Maid, Rapes Her After Abortion

A 16-year-old girl, Ibukun, is undergoing psychological and medical treatment in a shelter of the Lagos State Government after she was allegedly raped and impregnated by a businessman, Mr. Adewale Fajemiroye, in the Ikorodu area of the state. The suspect, who is married with three children, was alleged to have forced the Junior Secondary School […]

EFCC: Ex-NIA Boss Muhammed Dauda Arrested

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over the weekend arrested the former acting Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ambassador Muhammed Dauda. According to reports, another $44million in cash kept in NIA’s vaults in Abuja was removed to an unknown destination, two months after Ambassador Ayodele Oke was sacked as head of the […]

Jos Philanthropist pays 43 out of prison

Mr Kefas Ropshik, Chairman, Kefiano Global Concept, on Monday paid N1 million as fines to help 43 inmates of Jos Prison to regain their freedom. Ropshik, a philanthropist, paid the fines and compensation of the convicts who had been wallowing in the overstretched prison facility for their inability to pay. Speaking at the event, Ropshik […]

Oyedepo, Apostle Suleman, promote Hate Speech – JNI

An umbrella body for muslims in the country Jamatul Nasir Islam (JNI)has accused Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and Christian leaders in the country of hate speech, Vanguard reports. In a press conference in Kaduna on Sunday, the Secretary-General of JNI, Khalid Abubakar Aliyu, accused Bishop Oyedepo and Apostle Suleman of promoting hate speech. He accused both religious leaders of asking Christians to kill the […]

Herdsmen set Falae’s Oil Palm Plantation on Fire

Multiple reports by Nigeria’s media said a section of the farm owned by a former secretary to the Federal Government, Chief Olu Falae has been set on fire. Herdsmen are being accused of torching the farm located in Ilado Village, Akure North Local Government of Ondo State. According to reports, the arsonists did not steal […]

Kidnapped Canadians, Americans Freed

The two Americans and two Canadians that were abducted in Kaduna on Tuesday by  gunmen  have been released, the Kaduna State Police Command  said. The New Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalled that the four expatriates were abducted along Kwoi-Jere road in Kagarko local government area of Kaduna State. Two Nigerian policemen were killed by the […]

Navy Destroys 150 illegal Refineries

Rear Adm. Victor Adedipe, the outgone Flag Officer Commanding (FOC) Eastern Naval Command of the Nigerian Navy,  Calabar, says the command destroyed no fewer than 150 illegal refineries between June 2017 and January 2018. Adedipe said that the illegal refineries destroyed within the Command’s area of operation included those within the maritime domain of Rivers, […]
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