Imo jailbreak: NCS releases names, photos of escaped inmates

The Nigerian Correctional Service has released the names and photos of some of the inmates who escaped from the Owerri Custodial Centre in Imo State on April 5. Every Day News reported... Read more »

Again, one killed in Rivers cult attacks

A man identified as Ajemina Horsfall was shot dead in a suspected clash by rival cult groups in in Buguma, Asari-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State. This came as a similar... Read more »

BREAKING: Lagos eases restrictions on social gatherings, event centres

The Lagos State Government has further eased restrictions on social gatherings and event centres across the state. This was contained in a press statement titled ‘Lagos State Government eases restrictions on social... Read more »

Seven injured in foiled Bauchi jailbreak

There was pandemonium at the Bauchi Custodial Centre on Friday following an attempted jailbreak. The quick intervention of Armed Personnel of the Service attached to the Centre immediately averted the incident. Two... Read more »

BREAKING: Queen Elizabeth’s husband Prince Philip dies at 99

Queen Elizabeth II’s husband Prince Philip, who recently spent more than a month in hospital and underwent a heart procedure, died on Friday, Buckingham Palace announced. He was 99. “It is with... Read more »

Inmate who escaped from Imo prison arrested in Akwa Ibom

One of the inmates who escaped from the prison in Imo State during an attack by gunmen days ago, has been arrested in Akwa Ibom state. Police spokesperson in Akwa Ibom, Odiko... Read more »

11 Nigerian soldiers killed by gunmen in central Benue state

At least 11 soldiers have been killed by gunmen after troops came under attack while on a routine operational task in Konshisha LGA of Benue state. Army spokesman says troops operating in... Read more »

Italy’s PM brands Turkish president a ‘dictator’ as diplomatic row over chairs at meeting worsens

Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi has called Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan a “dictator” in front of the press, causing a stir. Draghi spoke to the press in Rome on Thursday evening... Read more »

UTME: JAMB puts registration on hold

he inability of candidates for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE) to create their profile yesterday forced the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to put registration... Read more »

UK court bans Arise TV Chairman, Obaigbena from serving as director of any company for 7 years

The United Kingdom has disqualified the founding Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of THISDAY Media, ARISE News Channel and ARISE Magazine, Nduka Obaigbena, from serving as a director of any company in the country... Read more »