Lack of evidence stall trial of 57 men arrested for homosexuality

Lack of evidence stall trial of 57 men arrested for homosexuality

The Nigerian Police Force have been accused of stalling the trial of the 57 men arrested for homosexuality in Egbeda, Lagos. The men were arrested at a hotel where it is stated that they were carrying out gay initiation ceremony. The lawyer representing the accused men, Oludara Falana stated that the case is dragging because … Read more

Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq Mourns as 17 Kwara State Post-UTME Students Die in Auto Crash

Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq

Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara State on Sunday, August 25th spoke about the death of 17 students in an auto crash. This occurred on their way back to the state from Kano after their Post-UTME screening.   Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Rafiu Ajakaye, described the incident as a painful one … Read more

Nigerian Army Intercept ‘Unknown’ Military Equipment in Adamawa State

Nigerian Army

Nigerian Army officials at a checkpoint in Adamawa State have intercepted six mine resistance vehicles. These vehicles seemed to have been transported into Nigeria without due process.   The military personnel attached to the Nigerian Army 23 Armoured Brigade in Yola, seized the equipment in Fufore Local Government Area. They could not immediately verify the … Read more

Gunmen Attack a Police Station in Enugu State

Gunmen

Gunmen attacked Ikirike Police Station of Enugu Command of the Nigerian Police Force. The attack took place today Sunday August 25th 2019. It was gathered that the hoodlums came to the station with the pretence that they came to report distress and immediately launched attack on the station. At the time of filing this report, … Read more

Rema’s Iron Man Makes Obama’s 2019 Summer Playlist

Rema

Rema got a spot in former US President, Barack Obama’s 2019 summer playlist with his hit song ‘Iron man’.  The fast-rising Nigerian singer joins a long list of international music stars featured on the playlist Barack Obama in his Instagram post, said he has been listening to the 44 songs on his summer playlist with his … Read more

Nigerians Always Complain About the Government but Something is Wrong With Everybody – Andrew Young

Andrew Young

Andrew Young the former Us Ambassador to the United Nations, on Thursday August 22, alleged that “something is wrong with everybody” in Nigeria as they are always complaining about the government.  Speaking at the dinner organised for him by the Emeka Offor foundation and also to mark the record of no wild polio virus case in Nigeria in three years, the former … Read more

President Buhari to Leave Nigeria for Japan on Sunday

President Buhari

President Buhari will depart Abuja on Sunday August 25th for Japan to participate in the Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7). This is holding in the City of Yokohama, from August 28-30, 2019. According to a statement released by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, President … Read more

Maria Okan Welcomes Baby Girl with Rapper Olamide

Maria Okan

Maria Okan, the former Beat FM OAP has confirmed welcoming a baby girl. The new baby christened Asaiah Monifé Maria, was welcomed by 12:56am on August 16.  The media personality shared news of her baby’s arrival on Instagram and she said her bundle of joy has left her with tears of excitement. I can’t stop crying. … Read more

The DSS Claim Sowore Planned to Topple Buhari’s Government

The DSS

The DSS, Department of State Services, has said its investigation so far revealed that the “RevolutionNow” movement was a smokescreen for the actual intention of Omoyele Sowore and his allies “to topple the government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.” The DSS said it engaged in a painstaking investigation of Sowore’s activities in view of the … Read more

New Ministers Set to be Sworn in by President Buhari Today

New ministers

New ministers are set to be sworn in by President Buhari today. This is during the two-day Presidential Retreat hosted by President Buhari, wrapped up with a charge from the president to the Ministers-designate to rise to the challenging responsibilities of ministerial office.   A statement from the Special Adviser to the President on Media … Read more

FIRS Boss Babatunde Fowler Responds to Presidency’s Query

babatunde Fowler

Babatunde Fowler, the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) chairman, has replied the query from President Muhammadu Buhari on the agency’s inability to meet revenue projection target.   Abba Kyari, on behalf of the president, had queried Fowler to explain “significant variances between the budgeted collections and actual collections for the period 2015 to 2018” and … Read more

FIRS Boss Tunde Fowler is not Under Investigation -Presidency

FIRS Boss

FIRS Boss Tunde Fowler is not under investigation. This is according the presidency who has denied media reports that the Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service, Babatunde Fowler, is under investigation. The FIRS Boss was handed a query letter by the Chief of Staff to President Buhari, Abba Kyari, last week Friday August 16th over variance in … Read more

Nigeria Military Discover Gun Factory in Benue State – Arrests Manufacturer and 9 Others

Nigerian Military

Nigerian Military has uncovered a gun factory in Benue state. Operatives of the joint military intervention force, code-named Operation Whirl Stroke, OPWS, have uncovered another firearms manufacturing plant in Benue State.  The operatives also successfully arrested the arms manufacturer alongside nine others. This included a wanted alleged kidnap kingpin and cattle rustlers operating between Benue … Read more

Aliko Dangote’s Daughter and Husband Jamil Abubakar Welcome Daughter in the US

Aliko Dangote

Aliko Dangote is now a grandfather. His daughter, Fatima and her hubby, Jamil Abubakar, have welcomed their first child together, a baby girl. Fatima welcomed their bundle of joy in a US hospital and the billionaire businessman have departed Nigeria for the US to meet his granddaughter. Fatima and Jamil who is the first son of former Inspector … Read more