BREAKING: Another fire outbreak in Lagos, one week after Abule Ado

Thunder has struck twice in one place, as another fire outbreak, has reportedly hit Agboji, near FESTAC, in Amuwo Odofin Local Government, Lagos State, where a huge explosion left scores dead and properties destroyed, last Sunday. The incident, which details are still sketchy, is coming at a week’s interval, when many...... read more

AIT crew chased away from covering Buhari's event in Abuja

A crew of Africa Independent Television (AIT), was on Thursday chased away from covering President Mohammadu Buhari’s unveiling of the 2020-2025 broadband plan by President Muhammad Buhari, ostensibly on the orders of agents of the Federal Government. Vanguard reports that reporters from the nation's first indigenous broadcaset station were sighted leaving...... read more

TRAGEDY: Woman, 85, dies after jumping down from four-storey building

Police in Anambra State, is currently investigating the circumstances surrounding how one Llione Victoria, aged 85, reportedly jumped to her death from a four-storey building in Onitsha. One Judith Amumuche, identified as the care-giver to the octogenarian and other witnesses are said to be answering questions on the incident, said to...... read more

N60million Supreme Court fine: We've been humiliated, Olanipekun, Afe, protest *Demand NBA's intervention

Afe Babalola and Chief Wole Olanipekun the two Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SAN), slammed with a N60million fine by the Supreme Court, for arguing the case of David Lyon, Bayelsa State All Progressives Congress (APC), governorship candidate in the November 16, 2019, have cried out to the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA),...... read more

Uzodinma on offensive against contractors *I pay you, you do the job

Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodimma, on Tuesday, summoned all contractors handling government projects in the state to a meeting, a move meant to underscore his intention to ensure that all of them delivered on their individual projects without fail. The governor, took the action after inspecting some of the ongoing road...... read more

TRAGEDY: 23 passengers roast, as burning bus rams into a house

No fewer than 23 persons died in a ghastly accident involving a bus on Jahun-Kiyawa Road, in Jahun Local Government Area of Jigawa State, on Monday. Spokesman of the Jigawa State Police Command Abdu Jinjiri, a Superintendent of Police (SP), who confirmed the accident in Dutse, said the incident occurred about...... read more

Uzodinma attacked by youths in Imo *No! It's fake news, I wasn't attacked - gov

Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma has, shot down the story making the rounds that he escaped death on Sunday afternoon, after his convovy was attacked somewhere at Mmehu community in Ohaji Egbema Local Government Area of the state. Reports have it that the youths of the community who upon sighting the...... read more

Stop probe on Emir Sanusi, court orders Kano Assembly

A Federal High Court sitting in Kano has issued an order of interim injunction restraining the Kano State Anti-Corruption commission from investigating the affairs of the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, pending the hearing of the originating motion.   Emir Sanusi is being investigated for allegedly diverting funds of land...... read more

Ile Arugbo: Saraki, Kwara government return to court as truce breaks down irretrievably

There seems no let off in the dispute between the family of the Senate Majority Leader, Olusola Saraki, and the Kwara State Government, as the failure of the troubleshooting they engaged in over the demolition and repossession of the Ile Arugbo (home for the aged) belonging to the former by the...... read more

Ambode, adamant, heads to appeal court to stop Lagos Assembly’s probe

Former Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, has headed straight to the Court of Appeal, to hold the hand of the Lagos State House of Assembly from moving further with the probe of his purchase of 820 vehicles during his tenure. He did, shortly after a Lagos High Court struck out...... read more

With me, you’ll will get your dues, Uzodinma assures judges

Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodinma has assured the state Judiciary of better days ahead and improved welfare.  Uzodinma, who gave the assurance at the government house Owerri, during a meeting  with serving and retired judges, members of the Judicial Service Commission, Executives of Magistrate Association and Chairmen of Customary Courts...... read more

I suffered like biblical Job, only God saved me from Metuh – Abang

“It was only God that used my immediate family to sustain me throughout the four years of hostility coming from the team of lawyers.” These were the words of Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, as he poured out his heart on Tuesday, over the humiliation he said...... read more

No malice, dispute over revocation Ibori’s property - Edo government

It has emerged that there was really no dispute over the recent revocation of the certificate of occupancy on a property on plot 103A Aiguobasimwin Crescent, GRA, Benin, belonging to a former Delta Governor, James Ibori. The action announced by Governor Godwin Obaseki on Thursday, had raised an eyebrow as the...... read more

You're so arrogant, Sylva lashes out at Wike *Says, I didn’t sponsor attack on Odili

Former Governor of Bayelsa State, Timipre Sylva, on Thursday, took a swipe at Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, for accusing him of sponsoring the protest in the home of Supreme Court judge, Justice Mary Odili. Sylva, now Minister of State for Petroleum, said he was too close to the family of...... read more

I would have been a blind king by now if I didn't act against Ologbagba – Oluwo

Ologbagba wanted to blind me with his walking stick – Oluwo Oluwo of Iwoland, Oba Abdulrosheed Adewale, currently buffeted by a groundswell of criticisms, including a demonstration by his subjects, calling for his dethronement, for open fighting, has decided to speak out on the matter, for the first time. Giving an...... read more

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