Category : LOCAL NEWS

We are yet to inform our mother - Sister of girl beheaded...

The elder sister of Rofiat, the young girl who was gruesomely murdered in Abeokuta, Ogun State, by her 18-year-old boyfriend, Soliu...

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Unknown men allegedly dump 'disoriented' female Uniuyo...

A young girl said to be a student of the University of Uyo, was found in a disoriented state at a refuse site around New Ring Road...

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Kano Hisbah holds meeting with National Association of...

The Kano State Hisbah Board has insisted that its ban on the use of mannequins in tailors’ shops and boutiques across the state stands.

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98-year-old widow's house demolished by her stepsons in...

Anambra State Commissioner for Social Welfare, Children and Women Affairs, Lady Ndidi Mezue has visited a 98-year-old widow, Mrs Veronica...

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NCC warns against charging phones in trains, restaurants...

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has warned Nigerians about a newly discovered cyberattacks on Android devices in public...

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‘Only deaf Nigerians like Garba Shehu don’t regret voting...

Benue State Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Hon Michael Inelagwu, has said all Nigerians regret voting General...

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Land agent dies in Ogun hotel after sex with ex-wife

A real estate agent, 50-year-old Diran Elijah, has lost his life after having sex with his former wife identified simply as Idowu,...

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Shortage of dead bodies is affecting Anatomy study in Nigeria...

Moyosore Salihu Ajao, a professor of Anatomy at the University of Ilorin has decried the scarcity of cadavers for the study of anatomy...

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Sylvester Oromoni had enlarged liver but was not immediately...

A second prosecution witness, Peter Odewo-Oritse, an operations manager at KenBen Nig. Ltd., a company in Warri, Delta State owned...

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Illegal mortuary where bodies of kidnap victims are hidden...

A mortuary where bodies of kidnap victims are reportedly kept has been uncovered inside Elele-Alimini General Hospital in Emohua Local...

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Kunle Poly and two other Lagos NURTW executive remanded...

Alhaji Azeez Adekunle Lawal, a.k.a. Kunle Poly, and two others have been remanded in the facility of the Nigeria Police Zonal Monitoring...

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Two confirmed dead, over 20 houses razed in Delta gas tanker...

Two persons were burnt to death when a liquefied petroleum gas laden tanker exploded at Ohoror community in Ughelli North Local Government...

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Police helicopter with six people on board crashes in Bauchi

A police helicopter which took off from Abuja has crashed at the Bauchi Airport, the Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB said on Thursday...

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Man reportedly dies during s3x romp with prostitute in...

A young man identified simply as Marshall, has reportedly died during s3x romp with a woman suspected to be a commercial sex worker...

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Police Service Commission orders more probe into Kyari’s...

The Police Service Commission has directed the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, to deepen investigations into the connection...

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Court orders EFCC to pay lawyer N12m for illegal detention

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have been asked by a Federal Capital Territory High Court to pay the Chairman...

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Baba Ijesha drops no-case submission and opens defence...

The Lagos State Special Offences Court has fixed February 17 for embattled Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, aka Baba Ijesha,...

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Lagos government suspends operations of NURTW on Lagos...

The Lagos state government has suspended the operation of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) on Lagos Island indefinitely. 

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Monarch’s palace razed down in Imo community

Palace of traditional ruler of Oboro Amurie kingdom in Isu Local Government Area of Imo State Eze VO Ahamefule Duruoha 1, has been...

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Young man randomly 'picked' up by police on his way home...

A young man has been released from prison after spending two years in custody.

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Over 26,000 persons sign petition to stop English language...

Over 26,000 Nigerians have signed a petition on Change.org to stop the demand for English proficiency tests from Nigerians looking...

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NURTW factional leaders, Kunle Poly and Sego arrested over...

Two factional leaders of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, Abdulazeez Lawal, aka Kunle Poly, and Adekunle Mustapha, aka Sego,...

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''There will be respect for fundamental humanrights'- new...

The Immediate past Commissioner of Police, AIG Hakeem Odumosu, has officially handed over to the new state Commissioner of police...

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Thugs invade Ogun monarch's palace, allegedly burn him...

The traditional ruler of Agodo village in Ewekoro local council of Ogun State, Oba Ayinde Odetola, and four of his aides have been...

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Bayelsa Commissioner regains freedom; Governor Diri dethrones...

Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri has announced the dethronement of the Paramount Ruler of Otuokpoti community, in Ogbia...

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Hanifa: Gov Ganduje vows to assent death sentence on Tanko

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has promised to abide by the constitutional provision as the governor to assent to the...

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Hanifa: Kano government revokes licences of all private...

Kano state government has revoked the operating licences of all private schools in the state, following the killing of 5-year old...

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Terrorists blow up Taraba Catholic church

Catholic Chapel of St. John’s College, Mutum-Biyu, headquarters of Gassol Local Government area of Taraba State was rocked by explosion...

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Statistics show more women from Northern Nigeria own houses...

The Nigerian Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS) released data showing the regions with the highest number of Nigerian women who...

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We will not harbor any pregnant student- Elizade University...

The Vice-Chancellor of Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State, Prof. Olukayode Amund,  has warned female students against getting...

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