FG issues statement on how Nigerians should address President Buhari henceforth

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The federal government has released a statement informing Nigerians how President Buhari should be addressed at formal functions henceforth. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, gave the directive in a circular sent to ministries, departments and agencies of the federal government. The circular reads; “Government has observed with […]

Update: Sad! Pregnant woman rescued from ‘one-chance’ robbers in Badagry dies after giving birth

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The pregnant woman who was rescued from suspected kidnappers by some road safety officials, died on Sunday, after giving birth to a baby boy. The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) officials had rushed her to hospital after rescuing her around a filling station in Badagry. See previous report here According to […]

Update: Deportee dies hours after stabbing his four children & house help to death in Onitsha; reportedly accused wife of infidelity

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Imo businessman, Stephen Edwin Nnadiogu, who stabbed his four biological children and his sister-in-law to death, died hours after taking lethal substance suspected to be acid. Nnadiogu, from Isu Njaba, Imo State, murdered his children and sister-in-law on Saturday night, at his residence, 19, Ntueke Street, Awada, Obosi, near Onitsha, […]

2019 Election: President Buhari is still consulting widely on re-election bid – Senator Kurfi explains

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Senator Umaru Ibrahim Kurfi representing Katsina Central has explained why President Muhammadu Buhari is bidding for more time  to decide on his re-election bid, saying the president is consulting widely at the moment. Kurfi who is the vice chairman of the Senate committee on Finance also said majority of the Senators are […]

Rivers police arrest pastor for impregnating a lady and then killing her, their unborn baby and her guardian in Rivers

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The Rivers state police command have arrested a pastor in Afam, a community in the state, over the death of three persons, Mrs Ada Ezeawa, Uluoma Onweagbo and her nine-month old baby, Christabel Joseph, all members of his church. Briefing newsmen at the state police command in Port Harcourt, the deputy commissioner of police in the state, Cyril […]

JAMB registrar Ishaq Oloyede says six agencies are working to recover the organisation’s stolen money

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The case of a snake swallowing N36million belonging to JAMB shocked Nigerians but that may be just the tip of the iceberg. The commission’s registrar, Ishaq Oloyede says six agencies are currently engaged in trying to recover money lost to corruption including fresh cases of fraud totalling N83m uncovered in […]

British Govt says it is working with the Nigerian Govt towards ending ‘unprovoked’ attacks by Fulani herdsmen

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The British government led by Theresa May has disclosed that it is cooperating with the Nigerian government towards finding lasting solutions to the Fulani herdsmen menace that continues to plague the country. This is contained in a letter signed by Angela Almona (Whitehall Nigeria Unit) of the Foreign and Commonwealth […]