Nigerian young man protests poor economy on top telecom mast A 28-year-old man, Nurudeen Lliyasu, has climbed a telecommunication mast in Abuja, to protest the poor economy in the country. The man was seen on top of the mast at about noon on Wednesday at AYA, Abuja. Posters with different inscriptions were seen along the AYA road and at the foot...... read more
TRAGEDY! Train wipes off 52 Cows crossing rail track In happened in twinkle of an eye, 52 cows have been crushed to death by a Kaduna-Abuja bound train on Sunday. The Kaduna State Police Commissioner, Ahmad Abdulrahman, who confirmed this on Monday at a news conference explained that the herdsmen were crossing their cows through the rail track when a fast-moving...... read more
Bizarre! Overnight fire burns Journalist, son to death after Lagos traffic held them back in office A journalist, Akinwunmi Dickson, and his son Nelson, 12, have been killed after fire gutted a shopping complex on Awolowo Way, in the Ikeja area of Lagos State, after they slept in the office rather than at home because of the oft-chaotic Lagos traffic. The deceased were asleep in an office...... read more
Umeh must return to the Senate, Anambra group insists *He's the voice of the South East Ndigbo United for Democracy (NUD), has endorsed, Senator Victor Umeh to continue in his current job due to the “remarkable, superlative and excellent legislative duties that have deepened the nation’s democracy.” The body argued that although Chief Victor Umeh joined his colleagues in the Senate in January 2018 after his resounding...... read more
Obi’s Spokesman exposes blackmail plot, dismisses bribery allegation The Media Adviser to former Anambra State Governor, Mr. Peter Obi, has alerted the public on a sinister plot to rubbish the reputation of his principal through the sponsorship of false and malicious publications, especially in disreputable online platforms and in the Social Media. In a statement he issued in Awka...... read more
Lagos govt set to reopen third mainland bridge The Lagos State Government has announced that the Third Mainland Bridge will be reopened later on Sunday 5pm, precisely. The government revealed this in a statement on Sunday by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Dr Taiwo Salaam. The announcement comes three days after the bridge was temporarily closed for Investigative...... read more
Ayefele: Ajimobi gave my wife $1,000, assured her, three hours before demolishing my house Few hours before the bulldozers arrived to destroy the Music House, belonging to legendry gospel musician, Yinka Ayefele, his wife was actually with the Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, who indeed assured her that no such thing would take place, with a monetary package containing $1000 (N360,000). With tears flowing down...... read more
BREAKING: We didn't demolish Ayefele's house - Oyo gvt *We're to honourable to do that Buffeted by a deluge of public criticisms, the Oyo State Government came out with complete denial on Monday that it was responsible for demolishing the Music House, a complex housing the radio station of gospel musician, Yinka Ayefele, in Ibadan. The state government, through its counsel, Mr Yomi Alliyu, made the denial...... read more
FEMA storms collapsed building site, evacuates decomposed victim Two days after the conclusion of rescue operations at the site of the collapsed building in Abuja, a decomposed body identified as that of Sadiq Abubakar has been recovered from the debris. The recovery of Abubakar’s body sparked tension among his relatives and friends, who had insisted at the site of...... read more
Falana: Lagos not word’s third most dangerous city status Lagos State Government, must mount an intensive campaign to debunk recent report depicting it as the third most dangerous city to live in the world, says human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), who insists that the report is untrue. Falana, at the investiture of Kayode Opeifa, former Commissioner for Transport in...... read more
PDP on Ayefele: Nigerians must brace up for the worst *Demolition, horrifying, wicked Nigerians must now brace up for the most heinous, wicked and monstrous onslaught possible from the All Progressives Congress (APC), as demonstrated in the demolition of the Music House, an edifice in Ibadan, Oyo State, belonging to music maestro, Yinka Aiyefele, in Ibadan, by the state government. The PDP described the...... read more
Lagos govt shuts down Third Mainland bridge, August 23 The Lagos State Government has said that the 3rd Mainland Bridge will be temporarily shut down for four days starting from midnight of August 23 to midnight of August 26, 2018 for Investigative Maintenance Test to be carried out. The State’s Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Mr Ade Akinsanya, who disclosed...... read more
We warned Ayefele about his house - Oyo gvt *Says structure cause of three accidents No less than three accidents, have been caused by the Music House, owned by gospel music singer, Yinka Ayefele, which demolision, on Sunday, by the Oyo State Government has been causing a lot of furore, because of its misuse. In its first official reaction to their action, which has attracted a lot...... read more
Pandemonium in Nanka as major erosion overpower Anambra community, Residents flee A minor landslide on Saturday reportedly hit Nanka in the Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra State. Speaking with newsmen, an environmentalist and native of the area, Mr Ikenna Ezenekwe, said the development caused panic, forcing residents to flee the place. He said,”There was panic in Ubaha village of Nanka...... read more
Death toll rises at Abuja building collapse as NEMA marks humanitarian day The National Emergency Management Agency on Saturday confirmed the death of another victim who was trapped in the building that collapsed on Friday in the Jabi area of Abuja, bringing the death toll from the collapse to three. According to NEMA, six other people were rescued alive from the rubble of...... read more
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