Hoodlums attack Fire Service personnel in Kwara

Suspected hoodlums on Friday attacked personnel of the Kwara Fire Service, Rafiu Yahaya, in Ilorin, the state capital The victim was in the company of his colleagues who were trying to remove... Read more »

Gov Umahi dissolves Ebonyi boards, sacks liaison officers

24 hours after the dissolution of the state executive council, the Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, on Saturday dissolved the government boards and commissions in the state. He also sacked all liaison... Read more »

Illegal oil deals: FG to expose officials behind $69bn loot in US banks

The Federal Government says it has begun gathering evidence on government officials linked to the alleged looting of $69bn (N28.3tn) stashed in various bank accounts in Texas, the United States. The loot... Read more »

Gunmen raze another police station, high court in Imo

Gunmen on Saturday went berserk by razing Atta Divisional Police Headquarters in the Njaba Local Government Area of Imo State. The thugs equally razed the Atta Magistrate and High Court and vandalized... Read more »

Troops kill seven IPOB members in Rivers – Army

The Nigerian Army on Saturday said troops of 6 Division Garrison, Port Harcourt and 29 Battalion on Thursday raided the enclaves of suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra at Agbomchia... Read more »

Two feared killed, many injured as violence mars Lagos council primaries

Two persons were feared dead on Saturday as the local government primaries of the All Progressives Congress were fraught with violence in the Surulere area of Lagos. The deceased, identified simply as... Read more »

Army dismisses 3,040 soldiers for desertion, murder, rape, drunkenness

THE Nigerian Army has dismissed no fewer than 3,040 soldiers from service for various acts of misconduct, and indiscipline, including desertion, possession of hard drugs, rape and murder. Some of the soldiers... Read more »

Angry students ground education ministry over prolonged ASUP strike

  Aggrieved students of government owned polytechnics under the umbrella of National Association of Polytechnic Students (NAPS), yesterday, grounded activities at the headquarters of the Federal Ministry of Education in protest over the... Read more »

World Igbo Congress celebrates Biafran heroes

World Igbo Congress (WIC) in collaboration with Igbo in Diaspora has said it will be celebrating the remembrance of ‘hero’s and heroines of Biafra’ on Sunday, May 30. It said a video conference... Read more »

How Jonathan secured release of Malian President, PM

MEDIATION efforts by former Nigerian President, Goodluck Jonathan, led to the release of the interim President of Mali, Bah Ndaw and Prime Minister, Moctar Ouane, by their captors. This was contained in... Read more »