Special Forces to combat insecurity in Southwest

SPECIAL Forces will be deployed in the Southwest to battle the escalated insecurity in the region, the police announced on Monday. The forces, to be...

Robbers attack The Nation driver near soldiers’ checkpoint

Armed robbers on Monday attacked The Nation driver, Mr. Akinyele Adebayo, at Moro junction, near Ile-Ife in Osun State. He was attacked around 12pm while returning to...

Court slams N.5m damages on ExxonMobil worker

An Uyo High Court in Akwa Ibom State, presided over by Justice Margaret-Mary Udoma, has ordered Ms Mfon Abia to pay N500,000 to Mrs....

APP national chair arraigned for alleged forgery

The National Chairman of the Action Alliance Party (APP), Kenneth Udeze, was on Monday arraigned at a Magistrates’ Court in Osogbo, Osun State, for...

Three rape suspects remanded

Three students of the Ondo State College of Health Technology, Akure, who allegedly raped a female student of the institution, on Monday appeared at...

One feared killed, others injured as groups clash on Lagos Island

One person was on Sunday feared killed and others injured after hoodlums clashed on Lagos Island. The crisis, which was said to have disrupted the...

Police arrest suspect for ‘killing’ motorcyclist

Ekiti Police Command has arrested a suspect who allegedly killed a middle-aged commercial motorcyclist, Mr. Sunday Olorunleke, in Ado-Ekiti. He was allegedly stabbed to death...

Task force kills terrorists

The Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) said on Monday that several Islamic State West African Province (ISWAP) terrorists were killed last Saturday and their...

Nigerians protest in south africa

NIGERIANS in South Africa on Tuesday protested against continuous attacks by the South Africans. The Nigerians protested at the Nigerian Embassy in South Africa, accusing...

Two arraigned for ‘threatening to kill’

Two men, Ismail Sanni, 35, and Goriola Junaid, 39, were on Monday arraigned at an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court, Lagos for allegedly threatening to kill...

Court remands three for alleged robbery

An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Monday remanded three men at the Kirikiri Prisons for alleged robbery and assault. The accused, Taye Onafowokan, 23,...

Once upon an earlier call to revolution

Despair that nothing would change, and that muddling through could take Nigeria no farther? Ambition, as in seeking to obtain by revolutionary force the...

South Africa …Nigerians as endangered species

  The crisis erupted Tuesday last week in Pretoria Business District as indigenes angered by the death of a taxi operator apparently thought to...

‘Steven Universe: The Movie’ Does It mean It’s the end of the series?

A sense of finality often accompanies movie specials for animated series on break. Ever since season five’s last episode aired in January, Steven Universe fans have been on...

N840m found in retired judge’s account, says ICPC

THE Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has filed an application before a Federal High Court in Abuja for the interim...

He’s in a relationship so find another hall pass

Fans around the world have watched Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello's flirtation for months with their jaws on the floor. First there were steamy...

EFCC Arrests 4 Wanted Yahoo Boys In Lagos State

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has secured the conviction of four internet fraudsters popular known as yahoo boys following their arraignment before...

7 nigerian celebrities that might not survive if all social media shut down

The use of social media is very important in this era because it’s easier to connect with vast majority of people via Instagram, Twitter,...

Nigeria has shown me friendship, says IBA President

The President of the International Bar Association (IBA) Horacio Neto has praised Nigeria for the warmth it showed him during his visit to the...

Naira Marley begs Buhari govt to stop ‘harassing’ rich Nigerian youths

Nigerian singer, Azeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley, has urged the federal government to desist from harassing rich Nigerian youths in the country. He...

Usoro: I have restored confidence of members in NBA

THE President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Mr Paul Usoro (SAN), has said that he succeeded in rebuilding confidence and trust of members...

BBNaija: Why I need to see a psychiatrist Ike

Big Brother Naija, BBNaija housemate, Ike has requested to see a psychiatrist following his stay in the reality show. Ike made his request during a...

Car snatchers’ paradise

Residents of Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have raised the alarm over the menace of car theft and commercial vehicle robbery or one-chance in the...

Tree planting takes off in school

The Department of the Satellite Towns Development (STDD) has flagged off its 2019 annual tree planting campaign at the LEA Model Primary School Kubwa. The...

BBNaija 2019: Elozonam, Omashola, Venita, Frodd, and Khafi are up for eviction

  For the 10th week, Biggie changed the process of populating the eviction nomination list as housemates did the nominations.  Elozonam, Omashola, Venita, Frodd, and Khafi have been nominated...

APC will decide on zoning for 2023

Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje spoke with reporters in Abuja on the challenges facing the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), zoning and other partisan...

Davido and Chioma are engaged; hold introduction ceremony (photo)

Davido and his lover, Chioma Rowland, 24, who is rumoured to be pregnant, had their introduction ceremony recently. The 27-year-old singer took to his Instagram page...

Fayemi needs seek for lawmakers’ support

Ekiti State Deputy Governor Bisi Egbeyemi has urge members of the House of Assembly to  support the developmental initiatives of Governor Kayode Fayemi. Egbeyemi said...

Seme customs confiscate 875 bags of foreign rice, other goods worth N40m

The Customs Service, Seme Border Area Command, says it has intercepted 875 bags of foreign parboiled rice and other goods, valued at N40m, in...

Bauchi NSCDC deploys Agro Rangers to protect farmers, herdsmen

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Bauchi command, has commenced the deployment of its staff as Agro Rangers to protect farmers and...