Category: The News Blog

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Isime EseneSeptember 15, 2014

We are still looking for missing Alpha jet – Air Force Chief

by Isi Esene The Nigerian Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Ademola Amosu has announced that the military is intensifying its ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 15, 2014

ATM card thief caught in Apapa

by Jewel Stephen A 31-year-old security guard resident at 18, Iganmu Street, Olodi-Apapa, has been charged to court for the ...

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YEditorSeptember 15, 2014

Abandoned baby found in Iba

by Mayowa Aboah A baby was found alive and abandoned at Iba, along the Lagos-Badagry Express Way a few minutes ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 15, 2014

Baba Ijebu has taken our housewives! Premier lotto attracts as much women as men || We investigate

by Kolapo Olapoju Between the irresistible allure of ‘Telemundo and addictive pull of ‘Baba Ijebu, several Nigerian housewives seem to ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 15, 2014

Nigerian dies in India after jumping from three-storey building

by Azubuike Azikiwe A Nigerian man, Onyeka Anwanbukwa has died after jumping out from the window of an apartment in ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 15, 2014

Two Nigerians caught with N1.5 billion at South African airport

by Kolapo Olapoju Two Nigerians and an Israeli are being investigated by South African police, after they tried to bring ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 15, 2014

Not yet Uhuru: Ebola epidemic will rage for another 12 to 18 months – Experts

by Akan Ido Contrary to World Health Organization (WHO) report indicating a 9 month window for containing the Ebola virus, ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 15, 2014

The latest excuse – Two-metre-long snake puts parts of Benin in darkness

by Azubuike Azikiwe According to the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), the recent power supply disruption experienced in some parts ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 15, 2014

NNPC sets new three-point agenda to boost oil production

by Chris Ikechukwu The General Managing Director(GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Joseph Dawha, has promised to direct ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 15, 2014

Boko Haram: Over fifty young women abducted from preaching centre

by James Sambo According to residents of Gulak, Adamawa state, who survived recent attacks by Boko Haram militants, no less ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 15, 2014

Jega on the hot seat: Ijaw group want him sacked

by Godwin Akanfe In reaction to the proposed additional 30,000 polling units to be created by the Independent National Electoral Commission ...

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SolaSeptember 15, 2014

This guy got electrocuted during robbery operation

by S’ola Filani While trying to steal one of the cables in a transformer in Iju Ishaga area, Lonlo bus ...

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SolaSeptember 15, 2014

SCOAN members admonish Nigerians to stop mocking TB Joshua over church tragedy

by S’ola Filani “It is wrong to question the calling of our leader for failing to foresee the disaster that ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 15, 2014

“Atiku is not my godfather”…Peter Okocha wants you all to know

by Chris Ikechukwu A governorship aspirant in Delta State, Peter Okocha, has dismissed claims that the former Vice President of ...

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SolaSeptember 15, 2014

4 dead,1 missing as boat capsizes in Lagos

by S’ola Filani No fewer than four persons were feared dead and one other missing after a boat capsized in ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 15, 2014

Goodluck Jonathan Leadership Center – another government leech?

by Adetoye Oremosu The US Chapter of the Goodluck Jonathan Leadership Center (GJLC) held its interactive session on Saturday, September ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 15, 2014

Nigeria attracted investments worth N1 billion in the second quarter of 2014

by Tunji Andrews Capital imported in the Second Quarter of 2014 was recorded at a value of $5,803.89 million. It ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 15, 2014

Sound the alarm! Inflation rose by 8.3% in August

by Tunji Andrews In August 2014, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) which measures inflation recorded an uptick from the previous ...

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SolaSeptember 14, 2014

You are entertaining Nigerians with your mastery of English language | Modu Sheriff replies Soyinka’s article

by S’ola Filani Former Governor of Borno State, Ali Modu Sheriff has issued a reply to Wole Soyinka’s ‘Wage of Impunity’ ...

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SolaSeptember 14, 2014

Miracles abound amidst Synagogue tragedy | Survivors rejoice

by S’ola Filani Amidst the chaos and pandemonium that ensued when a guest-house at The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 14, 2014

Video showing moment when Synagogue Church building collapsed surfaces

by Isi Esene On Sunday 14th April 2014, Prophet T.B. Joshua played to his congregation and Emmanuel TV viewers worldwide ...

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YEditorSeptember 14, 2014

Reporter’s diary: How I got attacked at Synagogue Church

by Adedayo Ademuwagun One of the buildings inside the premises of the Synagogue Church in Lagos collapsed on Friday afternoon. ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 14, 2014

Daddy’s here: Obasanjo visits injured son in Plateau

by Akan Ido Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo was yesterday in Jos, Plateau State to visit his son, Lt. Col. Adeboye Obasanjo ...

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SolaSeptember 14, 2014

Air Force jet with two pilots on board, missing

by S’ola Filani An Alpha Jet (NAF 466) belonging to the Nigerian Air Force is missing around Adamawa State. Director of ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 14, 2014

Lagos is working, debts are piling up, Fashola explains why

by Emma Chidiogo The Governor of Lagos State, Babatunde Fashola, has said that the huge loans obtained by the administration ...

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SolaSeptember 14, 2014

“Evangelist” shoots father to death in Enugu

by S’ola Filani A 30-year-old man, Chukwukezi Afonogu, has been arrested by the Enugu State Police Command for killing his 65-year-old ...

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SolaSeptember 14, 2014

Brain-damaged Suntai returns to Nigeria, mixes up words

by S’ola Filani Governor Danbaba Suntai is yet to recover from the brain injury he had two years ago, after ...

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SolaSeptember 14, 2014

Oh Goodluck Jonathan! Seven bullets Soyinka shot at GEJ in his “Wages of Impunity” article (READ)

by S’ola Filani We bet President Jonathan did not see this one coming! Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, has once ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 13, 2014

Jonathan directs military to institute special programme to honour fallen heroes

by Laila Ibrahim President Goodluck Jonathan has directed the institution of a special programme that will honour officers of the ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 13, 2014

No light for one month: Federal Polytechnic students obstruct traffic, attack police over power supply

by Godwin Akanfe Students of the Federal Polytechnic of Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti, took to the streets to protest against epileptic power supply ...

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