Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Meet Buhari’s New Service Chiefs 

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday finally sacked the Service Chiefs almost six years in charge of the nation's security system.  The appointments of the four new security chiefs were announced

BREAKING: Buhari Sacks Service Chiefs, Appoints New Ones

At last, President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked his Service Chiefs after months of intense pressure from different quarters calling for their sack.  The Service Chiefs, who are the Chief of

70 Shops Razed in Lagos Market Inferno

No fewer than 70 shops were razed in a fire outbreak, which occurred in the early hours of Tuesday at Alade Market, Market Street, Somolu, Lagos. The Acting Head of

Ex-convicts to Die by Hanging for Armed Robbery in Ogun

An Abeokuta High Court, Tuesday, sentenced two ex-convicts to death by hanging for conspiracy and armed robbery. At their trial, Lekan Akinola, 40, and Dare Sowunmi, 27, had pleaded not

NECO Announces Shift In 2020 SSCE Date

The National Examinations Council (NECO) Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination, SSCE (External) earlier scheduled to commence on Monday 1st February, 2021, has been shifted. According to the Head, Information and

Hoodlums Fire Shots in the Air Before Burning Igboho’s House—Police

The Oyo State Police Command has said the house of Chief Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho was set ablaze by hoodlums loaded in a bus and taxi in the early

Trump’s Impeachment Article Gets to Senate

The US House of Representatives presented a single article of impeachment to the Senate on Monday accusing Donald Trump of inciting the storming of the Capitol. The action set in

Bandits Kill Seven-month-old Pregnant Woman, Others in Kaduna

Some bandits have killed a seven-month-old pregnant woman along the Birnin-Gwari highway in the Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Reports say many other commuters were killed and injured

Bandits Hit Niger Again; Kill 7 Persons, Steal 1000 Cows

About 100 bandits have reportedly invaded parts of Niger East, killed seven persons and rustled over 1,000 cows. Eye witnesses lamented that security operatives did nothing to prevent the deadly

Kano Govt Establishes Gifted Academy with 36 Slots for 18 Northern States — Commissioner

Kano State Government has established a Gifted Academy that would admit five students from each of the 44 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the state and two students each from

Meet Buhari’s New Service Chiefs 

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday finally sacked the Service Chiefs almost six years in charge of the nation's security system.  The appointments of the four...

BREAKING: Buhari Sacks Service Chiefs, Appoints New Ones

At last, President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked his Service Chiefs after months of intense pressure from different quarters calling for their sack.  The Service Chiefs,...

70 Shops Razed in Lagos Market Inferno

No fewer than 70 shops were razed in a fire outbreak, which occurred in the early hours of Tuesday at Alade Market, Market Street,...

Ex-convicts to Die by Hanging for Armed Robbery in Ogun

An Abeokuta High Court, Tuesday, sentenced two ex-convicts to death by hanging for conspiracy and armed robbery. At their trial, Lekan Akinola, 40, and Dare...

NECO Announces Shift In 2020 SSCE Date

The National Examinations Council (NECO) Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination, SSCE (External) earlier scheduled to commence on Monday 1st February, 2021, has been shifted. According...

Hoodlums Fire Shots in the Air Before Burning Igboho’s House—Police

The Oyo State Police Command has said the house of Chief Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho was set ablaze by hoodlums loaded in a...

Trump’s Impeachment Article Gets to Senate

The US House of Representatives presented a single article of impeachment to the Senate on Monday accusing Donald Trump of inciting the storming of...

Bandits Kill Seven-month-old Pregnant Woman, Others in Kaduna

Some bandits have killed a seven-month-old pregnant woman along the Birnin-Gwari highway in the Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Reports say many other...

Bandits Hit Niger Again; Kill 7 Persons, Steal 1000 Cows

About 100 bandits have reportedly invaded parts of Niger East, killed seven persons and rustled over 1,000 cows. Eye witnesses lamented that security operatives did...

Kano Govt Establishes Gifted Academy with 36 Slots for 18 Northern...

Kano State Government has established a Gifted Academy that would admit five students from each of the 44 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the...

CoVID-19: New Strain Discovered in Nigeria

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has reported that cases of the B117 strain of COVID-19 have been recorded in Nigeria. This new COVID-19 strain...

Sunday Igboho’s House in Ibadan Reportedly Set Ablaze

The house of a Yoruba self-styled freedom fighter, Chief Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho, has reportedly been set ablaze in Ibadan, the capital of...

Pastor’s Wife Accused of Having Affairs With Apostle Suleman Calls Out...

Pastor Faith Edeko, the woman the General Overseer of Omega Fires Ministry International, Apostle Johnson Suleman ,was accused of sleeping with ,has called out...

Governors Ban Open Grazing in Southwest

Governors of the South-West have banned all forms of open grazing in the region. The decision was taken on Monday when the governors met with...

Unemployment: Buhari to Engage 30,000 Graduates for Extension Service, Others

The Executive Secretary of the National Land Development Agency (NALDA),  Paul Ikonne, has announced the readiness of the Federal Government to employ over 30,000...

FCTA Demolishes NASS Complex Filling Station

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has demolished a filling station which was under construction at the National Assembly Complex. The Director, Department of Development...

Kidnappers shot Bauchi’s Auditor General as They Abduct Son, One Other...

The life of the Auditor General of Bauchi State, Alhaji Abdu Usman Aliyu, is hanging on the line resulting from a gun shot wound...

Atiku Calls for Restructuring, Says Nigeria may Become a Failed State

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has said that Nigeria is at the risk of becoming a failed state if the foundational challenges...

Security Far Better Compared to 2015— FG

The Federal Government has said security situation in the country is far better than what was obtainable in 2015. The Minister of Information, Culture and...

NGF Says No eviction Order Has Been Given to Herdsmen in...

The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has announced that no eviction order has been given to herdsmen in Ondo State or any part of the...

47-year-old Man in Court for Illegally Distributing NIN Form

A 47-year-old man, Ibrahim Issa, on Monday appeared in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for unlawfully distributing the National Identification Number (NIN) forms to...

Court Orders End to Bobi Wine’s House Arrest

Uganda's High Court has ordered security agents to end the house arrest of presidential election runner-up, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu also known as Bobi Wine. Wine...

Chelsea Sack Frank Lampard as Manager

Premier League giants Chelsea have sacked Frank Lampard as manger of the club. The club announced Lampard's sacking on Monday. “This was a very difficult decision...

IGP Orders Probe of Apostle Suleman Over Alleged Threat to Life,...

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has ordered a probe of the General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries International, Apostle Johnson Suleman over allegation...

Inter-ethnic Crisis: Gather Stakeholders to Tackle Insecurity, Saraki Tasks Buhari

Former Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to provide leadership as tension continues to rise following the security situation...

Hunters Rescue 19 Victims, Arrest 10 Kidnappers in Kogi

Hunters Group of Nigeria (HGN) in Kogi State has rescued 19 kidnapped victims and arrested 10 kidnappers at Kabba junction in Adavi Local Government...

My Case Against President Buhari for Unfair Treatment By Dr Umar Ardo

A few days ago, I read news report of President Mohammadu Buhari calling on Nigerian elites to criticize his government fairly.  In other words, he...

COVID-19: Kaduna Govt Directs Tertiary Institutions to Reopen Jan. 25

The Kaduna State government has approved Jan. 25 as resumption date for tertiary institutions across the state. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mrs Phoebe...

Man United Knock Liverpool out of FA Cup

Bruno Fernandes' superb 78th-minute free-kick gave Manchester United victory in a thrilling FA Cup tie with old rivals Liverpool at Old Trafford. Liverpool led a...

MURIC Calls for Dialogue Over Tribal Clashes

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has called for dialogue over tribal clashes in Oyo State and appealed to the Federal Government to apply caution...

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