Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Adeboye Declares 30-Day Fasting, Prayer for Nigeria

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has directed all the members of the church to commence a 30 day fasting and prayer for

#EndSARS Protests Politically Motivated– Yahaya Bello

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has said the protests against police brutality in the country were politically motivated. The governor made the claim on Tuesday morning while featuring on Channels

Ogun Govt to Employ 5000 Youth

The Ogun state government has announced that it is set to employ 5000 youths across the state as part of its efforts to reduce the number of unemployed youths in

Fuel Scarcity: No Need to Panic- NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has cautioned motorists not to engage in panic buying of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) otherwise known as petrol.  The statement by the corporation comes

JUSTIN: Hoodlums loot Abuja NYSC Camp

Hoodlums have invaded the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Orientation Camp in Kubwa area, of Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja for looting. An eyewitness  told our correspondent that the hoodlums

Tension as Hoodlums Search for Palliative Warehouse in Kuje

There is anxiety in Kuje, one of the six area councils in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) as hoodlums are searching to loot any warehouse with COVID-19 palliatives. The Nation

Minister Forgives Those Who Accused Her of Hoarding COVID-19 Palliative

Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar-Farouq, said she has forgiven those who accused her of hoarding  COVID-19 palliatives meant for the poor. She stated this

Withdraw Fines Imposed on Channels TV, Others or Face Litigation- SERAP Tells NBC

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has described as “unconstitutional and illegal”, fines imposed by the National Broadcasting Commission on Channels Television, Arise Television, and Africa Independent Television over their

Buhari Condoles with Leading Industrialist, Chief Eugene Ojukwu, on Wife’s Death

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent heartfelt condolence to leading industrialist and business entrepreneur, Chief Eugene Nzom Ojukwu, on the loss of his wife, Fanny, aged 70. The President in a

NBC Sanctions Channels, AIT, Arise TV Over #EndSARS Coverage

The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, on Monday, imposed sanctions on Channels Television, Arise Television and Africa Independent Television (AIT) over their coverage of #ENDSARS protests. The protest lasted for about

Adeboye Declares 30-Day Fasting, Prayer for Nigeria

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has directed all the members of the church to commence a...

#EndSARS Protests Politically Motivated– Yahaya Bello

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has said the protests against police brutality in the country were politically motivated. The governor made the claim on Tuesday...

Ogun Govt to Employ 5000 Youth

The Ogun state government has announced that it is set to employ 5000 youths across the state as part of its efforts to reduce...

Fuel Scarcity: No Need to Panic- NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has cautioned motorists not to engage in panic buying of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) otherwise known as petrol.  The...

JUSTIN: Hoodlums loot Abuja NYSC Camp

Hoodlums have invaded the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Orientation Camp in Kubwa area, of Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja for looting. An eyewitness  told...

Tension as Hoodlums Search for Palliative Warehouse in Kuje

There is anxiety in Kuje, one of the six area councils in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) as hoodlums are searching to loot any...

Minister Forgives Those Who Accused Her of Hoarding COVID-19 Palliative

Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar-Farouq, said she has forgiven those who accused her of hoarding  COVID-19 palliatives meant...

Withdraw Fines Imposed on Channels TV, Others or Face Litigation- SERAP...

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has described as “unconstitutional and illegal”, fines imposed by the National Broadcasting Commission on Channels Television, Arise Television,...

Buhari Condoles with Leading Industrialist, Chief Eugene Ojukwu, on Wife’s Death

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent heartfelt condolence to leading industrialist and business entrepreneur, Chief Eugene Nzom Ojukwu, on the loss of his wife, Fanny,...

NBC Sanctions Channels, AIT, Arise TV Over #EndSARS Coverage

The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, on Monday, imposed sanctions on Channels Television, Arise Television and Africa Independent Television (AIT) over their coverage of #ENDSARS...

Gunmen Kidnap Council Boss in Oyo

The Chairman, Iganna Local Council Development Area of Oyo State, Mr Olayiwola Adeleke, has reportedly been abducted by suspected gunmen. It was gathered that the...

Rape: Bauchi Govt Convicts 6

The Bauchi State solicitor general and permanent secretary in the Bauchi State ministry of justice, Aliyu Bin Idris (Esq) said  the state government under...

Fire Razes Ondo SUBEB Office

The Ondo State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) office at Oke-eda, Akure, has been gutted by fire. The building also housed the marketing office of...

Lekki Shooting: Political Enemies Pitting Me against State, Federal Government— Tinubu

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has denied his involvement in the deployment of soldiers to shoot peaceful protesters at...

South West Governors Demand Investigation into Destruction of Property in Lagos

Governors of South West States have called for an investigation into the destruction of public and private properties by hoodlums in Lagos. The governors made...

Hoodlums Burgle Bauchi COVID-19 Palliative Store

Just as it is the trending story all over the country as hoodlums are breaking into warehouses to cart away COVID-19 palliative stored there,...

350 Motorcycles, 400 Freezers, Others Bought by Federal Agency Looted From...

Senator representing Oyo Central in the National Assembly, Sen Teslim Folarin, has said the empowerment materials looted by some hoodlums from his residence in...

One Policeman, Six Terrorists Killed in Terrorist Attack on Yobe community

Yobe State Police Command on Sunday said that its personnel had killed six suspected Boko Haram terrorists who earlier attacked Babbangida town in Tarmuwa...

#EndSARS: Okorocha Urges Reduction in Salaries of Governors, Ministers, Others

The Senator representing Imo West senatorial district, Rochas Okorocha, has canvassed an immediate drastic cut in the salaries and allowances of governors, ministers, as...

FlashBack: Lekki Shooting, Looting of Hoarded Palliatives, Zamfara Killing and Other...

Protest against police brutality took a tragic dimension last week as soldiers shot hundreds of protesters at Lekki Toll Gate. The incident was the...

#EndSARS: Niger Governor Inaugurates Judicial Panel of Inquiry

Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello has inaugurated the Judicial Panel of Inquiry to receive complaints of police brutality, abuse of human Rights and...

Bauch First Lady Organises Two-Day Prayer for Peace, Distributes Food Stuff

Bauchi State First Lady, Aisha Bala Mohammed, has organised a two day prayer session for peace to reign in the land and  urged parents...

Real Madrid Beat Barcelona 3-1 in El Clasico

Real Madrid recorded a comfortable 3-1 victory over rivals Barcelona at Camp Nou in the first El Clasico game of the season. Goals from Federico...

Oyetola Re-imposes 24-Hour Curfew in Osun

Barely a day after suspending the curfew in Osun State, Governor Adegboyega Oyetola has re-imposed another 24-hour curfew on the state. The governor made the...

7 Arrested as Hoodlums Invade Sen. Folarin’s Residence, Cart Away Empowerment...

Suspected hoodlums on Saturday invaded the Oluyole residence of the lawmaker representing Oyo Central Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Sen. Teslim Folarin and...

Presidency Defends Buhari’s Silence on Lekki Shooting in Nationwide Broadcast

The Presidency on Friday defended President Muhammadu Buhari's silence  on the shooting of peaceful protesters at Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos State on Tuesday...

#EndSARS: Reforms will End Police Impunity, Osinbajo Tells U.S Delegation

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the reforms being proposed for the Nigerian Police would put an end to all forms of impunity...

JP Clark: Life and Times of an Iconic, Enigmatic Poet

This is to my family Do not take me to a mortuary, Do not take me to a church, Whether I die in  or out of town, But...

NSE Market Indices Improve by 0.47%

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Friday sustained positive trend with the market indices appreciating further by 0.47 per cent. Specifically, NSE the All-Share Index...

#EndSARS: We Counted 15 Bodies After Soldiers Attack on Protesters at...

Obianuju Catherine Udeh popularly known as DJ Switch has recounted her experience on the night of the Lekki Massacre which has been attracting condemnations...

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