Category : LOCAL NEWS

Filling station 'set ablaze' in Bayelsa over alleged sale...

Unknown persons on Saturday March 19, allegedly set ablaze a filling station located in Agbura town in Yenagoa Local Government Area...

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Fresh OOU graduate goes missing after leaving Ago Iwoye...

The family of Omowunmi Akinwade, a 25-year-old fresh graduate of the Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye, is in distress following...

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Buhari is healthier than most youths attacking him on health...

Presidential spokesperson Garba Shehu has said that his principal, Muhammadu Buhari is healthier than most youths criticizing him...

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IPOB out to destroy me - Abba Kyari

The embattled Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari, has claimed that members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Eastern...

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Teacher in Delta state arrested after 19-month-old pupil...

The police in Delta state have arrested a teacher with Arise and Shine Nursery and Primary School in Asaba, Delta state, Emeka Nwogbo, over...

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Bible remains intact as fire destroys car and everything...

Residents gathered to stare in amazement at a Bible that was not destroyed after a fire destroyed a car and everything in it.

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People from where I come from are more concerned with how...

Journalist Aliyu Dahiru has reacted to the controversy centered on how Kannywood actress, Rahama Sadau dresses. 

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Impregnating your wife is a sin, taking medicines and chewing...

A preacher has claimed that men impregnating their wives, people taking medicines and chewing gum is a sin. 

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Court sentences Kannywood actress Sadiya Haruna to 6 months...

A magistrate’s court sitting at Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport in Kano has sentenced Kannywood actress, Sadiya Haruna, to...

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ISWAP Fighters and their families surrender to army in...

One hundred and four fighters of the Islamic State’s West Africa Province (ISWAP) and their family members have surrendered to the...

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Hijab controversy: Nigeria’s constitution allows citizens...

The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu has said that Nigeria’s constitution allows Muslim women to wear hijab in line with the teachings...

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NIMC portal breaks down, banks, telcos, passport issuance...

Telcos lose millions, customers’ verification affected, NIMC apologises as engineers battle crisis

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Emir of Jama’are in Bauchi dies, leaves behind two wives,...

Alhaji Ahmad Muhammadu Wabi III, the Emir of Jama’are in Bauchi State has died after 50 years of reign.

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Bandits invade police station, kill 3 officers and allegedly...

Suspected bandits have killed three police officers and allegedly abducted an unspecified number of others after raiding the Ishau...

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MAPOLY student allegedly arrested by police officers for...

A student of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic has allegedly been arrested by the police for buying contraceptives and pregnancy test strips...

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RRS Stops Lady From Jumping Into Lagos Lagoon

A lady whose identity wasn’t revealed was stopped from committing suicide by officials of Rapid Response squad (RRS) on patrol of...

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No money rituals, Yahoo Yahoo in our time – Aregbesola

Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, has advised youths to shun crimes and other self-defeating activities like advance fee fraud,...

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Nigerian mum bursts into tears as she reunites with her...

A heartwarming video showing the moment a Nigerian mum reunited with her mentally challenged son, Bamidele, who went missing four...

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Army to honour Ernest Shonekan with 21 gun salute

The Nigerian Army, 81 Division, has revealed that there will be a 21-artillery-gun salute to honour the late Ernest Shonekan.

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Man arraigned for beating policeman and stealing his beret...

The Lagos state police command has arraigned a 21-year-old man identified as Stephen Monday before an Ebute Meta Magistrate’s Court on...

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Four family members found dead in Abuja poultry farm

A tragic incident occurred at a poultry farm on Anguwar Street in Abaji Area Council of the FCT as four members of a family were found dead...

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Gunmen invade Edo farm, kill staff and burn down 20-hectare...

A staff of Okomu Oil Palm Company Plc was on Tuesday February 1, killed by gunmen who invaded the company and set its 20-hectare rubber...

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Police arrest 25 suspected cultists in Delta

The Delta State Police Command’s Raider’s Operatives have arrested twenty-five suspected cultists in Agbor.

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Dowen College: Late 12-year-old Oromoni had enlarged Liver...

A medical doctor in Warri, Delta State, Owhojedo Aghogho Henry, has said that late Sylvester Oromoni Jnr, the deceased pupil of Dowen...

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Ogun: Smoking schoolgirls asked to return to class

After weeks of suspension, some school girls caught smoking shisha in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, have been told to return to...

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Woman shares her experience after her car broke down on...

A woman has recounted her horrific experience after her car broke down at the foot of 3rd Mainland Bridge. 

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Some ritual suspects learn the act from Nollywood movies-...

The spokesperson of the Ogun state police command, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, has called on Nollywood actors to desist from promoting money...

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EFCC detains Medview Airline CEO over alleged diversion...

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has detained the chief executive officer (CEO) of Medview Airline Plc, Mr. Muneer...

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Kaduna: Young boy burned to death in house fire, siblings...

A fire outbreak at Danbushiya community, Igabi local government area of Kaduna State has killed a young boy and inflicted grievous...

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Man prepares own grave and buys coffin, refreshments in...

A 70-year-old man, identified simply as Leo, has made preparations for his death funeral while still alive.

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