Category: The News Blog

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 16, 2014

This man allegedly defiled his 5-year-old daughter

by Azubuike Azikiwe The man in this photo has been accused of sexually defiling his 5-year-old daughter. This incident reportedly happened ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 16, 2014

If GEJ is re-elected, Nigeria will fall apart – Senator Ahmed Zanna

by James Sambo Senator Ahmed Zanna has warned that Nigeria will disintegrate if President Goodluck Jonathan is re-elected at the ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 16, 2014

“Provide evidence or shut the hell up” … pro-GEJ group takes shots at the APC

by Godwin Akanfe Contrary to claims by the All Progressives Congress, that the Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN), is fuelled by ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 16, 2014

Seven Boko Haram suspects nabbed in Borno

by James Sambo There was a collective sigh of relief from residents of Shaffa Town, Hawul Local Government Area of ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 16, 2014

Family of 5 die of suffocation in Lagos (GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

by Akan Ido Five members of a single family have lost their lives after inhaling power generator fumes at the ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 16, 2014

The Alaafin of Oyo is back, flies private jet to Bauchi (See Photos)

by Akan Ido After his trip to the United Kingdom to celebrate his 76th birthday, the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 16, 2014

Update: Death toll rises to 57 after Synagogue Church building collapse – NEMA

by Akan Ido Reports coming out collapsed building site within the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) indicate that eight ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 16, 2014

Mutiny is death: Why the 12 military officers are condemned to die

by Emma Chidiogo Twelve soldiers were on Monday sentenced to death by a nine-member military tribunal in Abuja for attacking ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 16, 2014

Northerners should stop accusing Ihejerika of sponsoring Boko Haram – Igbo groups are angry

by Kolapo Olapoju Some groups from the south-eastern states have condemned some northern individuals for making allegations of Boko Haram ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 16, 2014

“They killed my daughter” || Landlord machetes two tenants in Aba

by Azubuike Azikiwe Police officers of the Ndiegoro Division, Aba, Abia state, have arrested Emmanuel Ndukwe, a landlord, for cutting ...

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SolaSeptember 16, 2014

Chibok Girls’ WAEC results ready – Education Minister

by S’ola Filani The minister of education, Ibrahim Shekarau, has announced the release of the O’Level results of the schoolgirls ...

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YEditorSeptember 16, 2014

Synagogue collapse victims discharged from hospital

by Adedayo Ademuwagun Victims of last Friday’s building collapse at the Synagogue church have been discharged from the Alimosho General ...

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SolaSeptember 16, 2014

12 soldiers sentenced to death for mutiny

by S’ola Filani The military authorities have sentenced 12 soldiers to death for mutiny. They were charged with six count of ...

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YEditorSeptember 16, 2014

Let’s see where this goes – Tribunal begins inquiry into Lagbus trashing

by Godwin Akanfe The tribunal of inquiry into the road traffic accident, arson and vandalism of some Bus Rapid Transit ...

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YEditorSeptember 15, 2014

Chevron facility occupied by youth demanding compensation for explosion

by Tony Tamuno Youths from Koluama communities in Bayelsa state, have attacked the North Apoi oil platform, operated by Chevron, ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 15, 2014

I tamed the leopard in Port Harcourt – Joseph Mbu talks about his exploits

by Isi Esene Joseph Mbu, the outgoing commissioner of police in Rivers State has urged his successor, Wilson Inalegu to ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 15, 2014

Dogs to help in rescuing trapped victims at SCOAN collapsed building site

by Godwin Akanfe As the saga at the Synagogue Church of All Nations continues over the collapsed six-storey building, the ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 15, 2014

Nigerian man arraigned for raping foreigner in Festac

by Kolapo Olapoju A Nigerian man, Fabian Anyanwu, has been arraigned for allegedly assaulting and raping a 22-year-old Cameroonian lady. ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 15, 2014

Sacked! Appeal’s Court couldn’t help troubled Ifedayo Abegunde

by Godwin Akanfe The Court of Appeal in Ondo state, has sacked the state Federal Lawmaker, Ifedayo Abegunde, thereby upholding ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 15, 2014

Woman sets lover ablaze in Ondo

by Akan Ido Ajowele Busayo, a 23-year-old teacher has been remanded in prison custody for allegedly setting her lover ablaze. ...

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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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