Why Sylva is backing Lyon for governor

Festus Daumebi, a lawyer and Bayelsa Central senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the last general elections, spoke with Mike Odiegwu...

Campus journalists launch UNIZIK chapter

National Union of Campus Journalist, Nigeria (NUCJ), has extended its arm to Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka. The inauguration and three-day workshop with the theme: “Campus...

Process and Industrial Developments Ltd (P&ID), seize $9 billion assets from the Nigerian government

Hardly has there been a need for greater sensitivity to Nigeria’s resource management on the part of government leaders. Recently, a London judge granted...

Police officer, kidnapper die in shootout

A Police officer attached to the Aba Area Command Anti-Robbery Squad, identified as Anyanime Udobat has reportedly died during a shootout with kidnappers in...

Shun pension fraudsters, minister tells retirees

The Minister of State for  Environment, Sharon Ikeazor,  has warned pensioners against falling victims to fraudsters. The immediate past Executive Secretary of  the Pension Transitional...

Edo state border closed up to stop smuggling — Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says  the partial closure of Nigeria’s border with Benin Republic  is aimed at stopping  “massive smuggling activities”. He cited rice as one...

Tobi Amusan breaks 20-year record to retain title

Africa’s 100 metre hurdles champion Tobi Amusan ran a 12.68s to retain her title in the Women’s 100m final of the 12th Africa Games...

Pastor who stabbed mother to death caught in his hideout

Police in Anambra state said they have arrested the man who stabbed the mother to death in Oraifite, Ekwusigo local government area of the...

Police arrest housewife for allegedly conspiring with former in-laws to kill husband

The  Police in Kebbi have arrested a lactating mother, Auta Dogo, for allegedly conspiring with two others to kill her husband, Abdullahi Shaho. The Commissioner...

Alleged N7.2bn fraud: ‘I didn’t know civil servants can’t get government contract’

A former Abia State Government House Director of Finance, Mr Jones Udeogu, Wednesday said he was not aware that it was against public service...

Cossy Ojiakor shares photos from her mother’s burial, actress spotted in using crutches

Popular Nigerian actress and video vixen Cossy Ojiakor was recently at her hometown in Anambra state to bid her late mum, Dr Joy Chinyelu...

Man prays court to order ex-wife to return N30,000 bride price

A 70-year-old man, Ahmadu Abdullahi, prayed a Sharia Court ll, sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State, to order his former wife, Magajiya Abubakar, to...

Paul Okoye calls out Nigerian police after harassment of Enyimba striker Stephen Chukwude

Nigerian singer Paul Okoye popularly known as RudeBoy has called out the Nigerian Police Force after a series of police brutality cases made rounds...

Rapper Meek Mill pleads guilty to gun charge to end 12- year case

Meek Mill has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor gun charge, in a plea deal which ends a 12-year long case. The US rapper was granted...

IT’S TALK OF NAIJA UPDATE: The 3 abducted ABU students have been rescued, police...

The Kaduna State Police Command says its operatives have rescued three students of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria abducted on Monday along Abuja-Kaduna highway. The...

Omotola, Ini Edo, IK Ogbonna other celebrities attend Rukky Sanda’s birthday party

Nollywood star Rukky Sanda a few days ago celebrated her 35th birthday. To mark the milestone, the actress hosted a birthday party to celebrate her...

BBNaija’s TBoss shares never-seen- before video of her baby shower

Having gone through 9 months of maternity, TBoss has finally shared a video from her beautiful baby shower, just days after welcoming her child. Although...

BUHARI IN JAPAN: Buhari meets Benin, South African presidents

President Muhammadu Buhari received the President of Benin Republic, Patrice Talon, and his delegation during a side meeting at the Seventh Tokyo International Conference...

JUST IN: Hisbah Board arrested over 60 Beggars in Kano

The Kano State Hisbah Board says it has arrested 60 suspected beggars in Kano metropolis for allegedly violating the law banning street begging in...

9th NASS: We will support Buhari’s programs and policies, senate president reiterates

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, insisted on Wednesday that the ninth National Assembly would give its maximum support to the administration of President...

Breaking: ABU confirms the abduction of 3 final year student

The Management of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in Kaduna State has confirmed the abduction of three of its final-year law students. According to a statement...

Actress Ruth Kadiri shares first photos of her newborn daughter

Actress Ruth Kadiri has introduced her newborn daughter to the world. The proud mother who welcomed the child on the 26th of August, with...

Breaking: White House responds after Taylor Swift’s Equality Act push in VMAs speech

During an acceptance speech at Monday’s MTV Video Music Awards ceremony, Taylor Swift told the audience she was still waiting for a response from...

N20m Fraud: EFCC arrests three lawyers

Operatives of the Ilorin zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested three lawyers for allegedly defrauding one Pastor Adetunji...

Actress Nkechi Blessing Sunday shows off her boyfriend (video)

Nkechi Blessing Sunday has finally shown off her boyfriend ahead of his birthday tomorrow August 29. Sharing a video of a kissing scene with her boyfriend...

Court remands Student who attempted suicide with rat poison

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Minna on Tuesday ordered that a student, Suleman Ayuba, 19, who pleaded guilty to attempted suicide by taking rat...

Court sentences 2 men to 1 month imprisonment for stealing wallet

A Lugbe Senior Magistrates’ Court in Abuja on Wednesday, sentenced two friends who pleaded guilty to stealing a wallet containing N30,000 to one month...

Ihedioha launches 13.5bn road projects in Imo

The World Bank assisted Rural Access and Mobility Project (RAMP) include 380.7 kilometers of the rural road across the 27 Local Government Areas of...

Hushpuppi shows off all his luxury cars

Nigerian big boy, Hushpuppi, who is popularly known for flaunting his luxurious lifestyle on social media, took to Instagram to show off his S650 Maybach, Bentley...

Uganda runs out of condoms

Uganda may just be having an increased number of HIV/Aids and other sexually transmitted diseases related cases after a report revealed that the East...