SHOCKER! 419 kingpin scams victim of N1million from prison *Attends parties, sleeps in plush hotels

How could Hope Olusegun Aroke aka H-Money, be sleeping in choice hotels be attending high-profile parties, and carry out his illicit trade right inside the maximum prison Lagos, while serving out his 24-years sentence? This was the question the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) while revealing how the 419 kingpin...... read more

DSS: There’s only one way to Sowore’s freedom

Convener of #RevolutionNow, Omoyele Sowore cannot be released to just anybody, but the rightful people who are authorised to bail him and with the proper documentation, the Department of State Services (DSS), maintained on Tuesday. Dr Peter Afunanya, spokesman of the agency, who told reporters in Abuja that the politician, activist...... read more

Tension in Osun, as Hausa, Yoruba residents clash again

There was palpable tension on Friday in Sabo area of Ile-Ife, Osun State, following an alleged killing of two persons at a mining site in Aruwa village in Atakunmosa Local Government Area of Osun State. The two labourers, one Hausa and the other Yoruba, were allegedly killed during a fracas at...... read more

BREAKING: Come and Take Sowore – DSS *Says, we can't flout the law

With the confirmation by the Department of State Services (DSS) that it has received a court order releasing the convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Mr Omoyele Sowore, freedom appears at hand for the activist and self-acclaimed Citizen Journalist. Spokesman of the secret agency, Dr Peter Afunanya, in a statement on Friday, said...... read more

BREAKING: 98 days after, Sowore goes on hunger strike, refuses to see visitors

“He has not eaten because the DSS don’t feed him and he is rejecting food from the people who usually take food to him in detention.” These were the exact words of Femi Falana, lawyer to detained publisher of SaharaReporters and Convener of #RevolutionNow, protest, Omoyele Sowore, who has been in...... read more

BREAKING: Osinbajo's security pummels journalist at Villa

Abayomi Adeshida, a photojournalist with Vanguard, is currently writhing in pawas from the massive beating he received on Thursday morning beaten up by security aides of Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo. Reports, say the incident took place at the banquet hall of the presidential villa in Abuja where the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM),...... read more

ACP, six other alleged PDP armed body arrested by police ahead Kogi polls

Suleiman Ejeh Abutu a retired Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), was among the seven members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), arrested by operatives of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF), who stormed the Dekina Local Government Area of Kogi State, over alleged illegal possession of firearms and ammunition. Abutu is said...... read more

Sowore: DSS' moves to get witnesses to testify in camera aborted

A move by the Department of State Services (DSS) to have prosecution witnesses in the case of Omoyele Sowore, currently standing trial for treason and insulting President Muhammadu Buhari, testify in camera, was aborted during Wednesday’s session at the Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja. The arrangement, had apparently been made...... read more

Harvest of deaths, as cult groups unleash mayhem in Kogi ahead governorship polls

Reports say that at least 13 persons have been slaughtered in violent cult clashes at the Kogi State University (KSU), few days to the governorship election scheduled for November 16. The management of the institution is yet to react to the killings, but some students of the school have been venting...... read more

Army: Soldiers who openly slaughtered Boko Haram suspect will pay heavily

All the soldiers involved in summary execution of a Boko Haram suspect, which video clip is currently trending in the social media, are going to face severe punishment, the Nigerian Army vowed on Monday, promising not only to fish out the culprits, but also to make their punishment public. The video,...... read more

BREAKING: 'Operation Positive Identification’ (OPI) exercise' fake news - Army

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday, raised a ‘Fake Alert’ signal on a viral post of planned nationwide ‘Operation Positive Identification’ (OPI), in which soldiers were supposed to stop citizens in the street for on-the-spot identification. The exercise credited to the Armed Forces, which was supposed to be one of the strategies...... read more

Nnamdi Kanu: I’m not returning to bury my mother

“I have not asked anyone to speak to or lobby anybody on my behalf and I will not and I will not accept any, should it come across to me.” These were the exact words of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, with which he poured cold water on those agitating that the Federal...... read more

BREAKING: Four days after, kidnappers free Ondo Federal High Court judge

  A judge of the Federal High Court, Akure, Justice Abdul Dogo, who was abducted last Tuesday, in one of the most daring escapades of  kidnappers, currently ravaging the country, has regained freedom, The Nation is reporting. The judge, who was abducted by unknown gunmen while returning to Akure from Abuja,...... read more

Dare us and regret, army warns N’Delta criminals, as Operation Crocodile smile resumes

All criminals operating in Niger Delta would have themselves to blame for the fate that would befall them, should they choose to continue on that path, the Nigerian Army has warned. General Officer Commanding (GOC), 6 Division, Nigerian Army, Maj.-Gen. Jamil Sarham, who gave the warning, declared that criminal activities would ...... read more

Pay us in seven days or face renewed attacks, ex-militants threaten

Oil facilities in Nigeria may soon start going up in flames once again if the threat of ex-militants, to return to the creeks is not quickly nipped in the bud, by promptly addressing their concerns. The ex-agitators, have threatened to return to the creeks if the Amnesty Office failed to give...... read more

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