Female soldier slaps man on crutches for scolding her child

A physically challenged man, Adedeji Abolade, has accused a female soldier of allegedly assaulting him for scolding her son in the Mokola area of Ibadan, Oyo State. The soldier, identified as Mamman H and attached to the Letmuck Barracks in a video that went viral on Thursday, was seen slapping Abolade,...... read more

Verdict on Abia: 'Ikpeazu is a Facebook governor, a disgrace to Ph.D'

Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, on Friday, came under under intense criticisms from one of his staunchest allies Daniel Okeke, over what the latter termed poor performance in the state, and failure to meet the goals and aspirations of the people. Describing the governor as performing well only on Facebook, without any...... read more

BREAKING: Count me out of N500million suit against Gbajabiamila - wife of slain Abuja vendor

Josephine Okereke, wife of Ifeanyichikwu Okereke, the Abuja newspaper vendor killed by a security detail, attached to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamilar, has disassociated herself from the N500 million compensation lawsuit. Okereke told newsmen on Thursday in Abuja that she was not privy to the N500 million...... read more

CNN scoffs at FG: We stand by our story on #EndSARS *Soldiers shot live bullets

Cable News Network (CNN) has reacted to comments by the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, on its investigation into the shooting at the Lekki Tollgate in Lagos. It insisted that it did not rush to publish the report as it ensured due processes were followed, which included thorough research....... read more

BREAKING: Uzodinma cries out to UN: I need urgent help in my state

The Governor of Imo State, Senator Hope Uzodimma has sought the urgent intervention of the United Nations (UN) to deal with the biggest security threats from ecological disaster which is flooding and gully erosion, saying they have ravaged different parts of the State. Uzodimma made the appeal when the Deputy Secretary General...... read more

BREAKING: Abuja court orders arrest of Atiku

The Upper Area Court, Kubwa, Abuja, on Thursday, ordered the immediate arrest of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, son of Nigeria’s former Vice President. The order was made by the judge, Hon Bashir Danmaisule, following Abubakar’s failure to comply with a judgment that he should hand over their three sons to his divorced...... read more

TRAGEDY: Loverboy sets self, girlfriend ablaze after quarrelling

The police command in Benue says that a middle-aged man simply identified as Nicodemus has set himself and his girlfriend ablaze in Makurdi over a disagreement. Catherine Anene, the command’s spokesperson, who broke the tragic news to NAN on Sunday, said Nicodemus died on the spot while his girlfriend, who identified...... read more

What Nigeria lost in Balarabe Musa's exit – Obi

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the 2019 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, has expressed sadness over the death of Balarabe Musa, a former governor of Kaduna State, who passed away on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at the age of 84. Obi, in a Condolence Message on Wednesday...... read more

Please don’t kill me: I want to be free from bondage – Alaafin’s wife

“I refuse to live in bondage and will do anything within my human right to be free. I just want to live and be the mother of my children. With these words Aanu Adeyemi, wife of Alaafin of Oyo, Lamidi Olaiwola Adeyemi 111, is practically begging for her life to be...... read more

BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu begins rebuilding of Tinubu’s assets destroyed in #EndSARS protests

Oriental Hotels, Television Continental (TVC), The Nation Newspapers, the Lekki Toll Gate, structures supposedly owned by former Lagos State Governor, Asiwasju Bola Tinubu, which were brought down by some irate mobs during the #EndSARS protests, are some of the properties to be rebuilt as the Lagos State Government embarks on massive...... read more

BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu orders relaxation of Lagos curfew from 6am to 10pm

More relief came to Lagos residents on Friday, as they got extra two hours to move around, following the review of the curfew imposed on the state from 6am to 10pm from the previous period of 6am to 8pm. The relaxation which is with immediate effect, according to Gbenga Omotoso, Commissioner...... read more

How IG’s aide detained Nigerian for 44 days over business transaction

The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Apo, Abuja, would begin hearing on November 3 on the substantive petition, seeking the enforcement of the rights of one Yakubu Akuki, who has been detained for about 44 days on the alleged orders of the Chief Detail of the Inspector-General of...... read more

TRAGEDY: Another tanker explosion leaves scores dead, as 18-seater bus, six cars are consumed

Fire from an explosion, which consumed about seven vehicles, including an 18-seater passenger bus, is said to have left scores dead along the Ilesa-Akure Highway, Osun State on Monday. It was gathered the accident occurred around 11:35 am at Erin Ijesa, a town in the Oriade Local Government Area when a...... read more

Nigerian youths have proved that they’re not lazy – Atiku

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has paid tribute to the Nigerian youths for their resilience in exerting pressure on the police authorities to disband the FSARS in response to public agitations to end abuses by the anti robbery squad.   “This was the right thing to do. A system that...... read more

Court invites Tinubu over controversial Alpha Beta dispute

The last has not been heard about the dispute between former Governor of Lagos State, Bola Ahmed Tinubu and former Managing Director of Alpha Beta Oladapo Apara, over sundry issues in the company in which the Asiwaju, is believed to have a huge interest. The matter, has now degenerated into what...... read more

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