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Oshiomhole, Kano and Kogi state Governors reportedly on US Visa ban list

Former governor of Edo State and ex-National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, is reportedly among top Nigerians slammed with a visa ban by the United States Government on Monday February 14. According to a report by Sahara Reporters, Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, and Kogi governor, Yahaya Bello, are reportedly among those affected […]

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Customer shoots man dead over Shawarma in Lagos bar

The Lagos state police command is currently on the trail of a yet-to-be-identified man who allegedly shot one Kayode Oloruntoba in the stomach over Shawarma in the Alagbado area of Lagos State on Friday, September 11. Punch reports that the unfortunate incident occurred after late Oloruntoba’s friend, Kazeem Okikilola, went to Avid Bar at Alagbado to buy Shawarma and called […]

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Kidnappers kill DSS operative in Katsina after collecting N5m ransom

Suspected kidnappers killed a 33-year-old operative of the Department of State Services, Sadiq Bindawa, in Katsina State after collecting N5 million ransom from his friends and relatives. It was gathered that late Bindawa was abducted on Saturday, September 12, few hours after he arrived Katsina from Abuja where he worked. According to an eyewitness, the kidnappers were […]

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Police arrest suspected child traffickers in Anambra and rescue eight stolen children (photos)

The police in Anambra state have arrested five members of a child stealing/trafficking syndicate operating in the state and rescued eight stolen children suspected to have been stolen from different states including a fifteen-year-old pregnant girl. In a statement released today September 15, Haruna Mohammed, the spokesperson of the state police command, said on Sunday, September […]

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Culture

Gunmen abduct retired U.S. Army Major in Ekiti, kill his worker

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers on Tuesday September 15, killed one person and abducted two, including a retired United States of America army general, Major Jide Ijadare, along Ijan Ekiti –Ise Ekiti Road in Ijan Ekiti , Gbonyin Council area of Ekiti State. It was gathered that the gunmen invaded Ijadare’ s palm oil -producing […]

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Buhari approves appointment of four permanent secretaries

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of four Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service. Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, Head of the Civil Service of the Federation in a statement signed by the Director of Information, Office of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Olawunmi Ogunmosunle made this known today in […]

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gunmen attack FRSC vehicles, kill two officials and kidnap 10

Two bus-loads of Federal Road Safety Corps officials was on Monday September 14, attacked by unknown gunmen at a location in Nasarawa State. According to Premium Times, 26 officials were traveling in two buses from Sokoto and Kebbi command of the corps for a training programme at FRSC Academy, Udi, Abuja, when they were attacked. […]

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Passengers narrowly escape death as commercial bus collides with moving train in Lagos (photos

Some residents in Lagos state narrowly escaped death by a whisker this morning September 14 as the bus conveying them to their destination rammed into a moving train around the PWD area of Oshodi, Lagos State. The bus with Lagos registration number GGE 972 GE veered onto the train tracks while crossing the rail at […]

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My sister filed for divorce after discovering her husband, Pastor Sylvester Ofori visited a shrine and joined an occult group – Barbara Tommey’s sister, Sophia says

Sophia Tommey, sister of Barbara Tommey who was shot dead by her Pastor husband, Sylvester Ofori in US city of Orlando last week has recalled some incidents that reportedly occurred prior to her sister’s death. In an exclusive interview with Franky5 on This is Gospel show on Hitz FM on Sunday September 13, Sophia alleged that Ofori […]

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Suspected Fulani militia hacks final year Poly student to death in Kaduna

A final year student of Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic, Zaria, Isaac Thomas, 24, was brutally murdered by supected Fulani militia in Atakmawei, Zamandabo ward, in Atyap Chiefdom, Zangon Kataf Local Government Area (LGA) in Southern Kaduna. National Public Relations Officer of the Southern Kaduna People’s Union (SOKAPU), Mr. Luka Binniyat, who confirmed the incident in a […]

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Chicken thief forced to eat raw chicken as punishment by angry mob (video)

A chicken thief was handed an instant justice by an angry mob in Zimbabwe after being caught red-handed stealing a chicken. The man who hid the chicken in his jacket was exposed after the dying chicken made an unusual sounds inside his jacket. A mob gathered after he was caught, and forced him to eat […]

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Nigeria is becoming a failed and divided state under President Buhari – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has once again attacked the Buhari-led government, saying that Nigeria is slowly becoming a failed and divided state under this administration. Obasanjo stated this while delivering a speech titled, ‘Moving Nigeria Away from Tipping Over’ at a consultative dialogue attended by various socio-cultural groups including Afenifere, Middle Belt Forum, Northern Elders […]

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Police arrest notorious wanted criminal, Bobrisky after gun battle in Rivers State

The Rivers State Police Command has arrested a notorious wanted criminal, Honest Digbara popularly known as Bobrisky accused of terrorizing some parts of Ogoni axis and being behind series of criminal activities in the area. Spokesman of the Command, SP Nnamdi Omoni disclosed this on Saturday morning, September 12, while showing the wounded suspect and that of his alleged […]

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You’re a mad dog with bipolar – Pastor Paul Enenche attacks Daddy Freeze for calling Bishop Oyedepo a ‘bald-headed fowl’ (video)

The Senior Pastor of Dunamis International Christian Centre, Paul Eneche has slammed Daddy Freeze over his comment about the founder of Living Faith Church, Bishop David Oyedepo. Eneche who was reacting to a trending video in which Daddy Freeze  described Bishop David Oyedepo as a “bald-headed fowl”, stated that the media personality has no moral values […]

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Huge relief as 75yrs old tortoise undergoes a successful surgery in Sokoto

A 75-year-old tortoise on Tuesday underwent a successful shell reconstruction surgery at the Veterinary Clinic Sokoto. It was gathered that the septuagenarian was ran over by a vehicle (Hilux) and got his shell cracked and broken in Argungu, Kebbi State. A team comprising of veterinarians from the clinic and the department of Surgery and Radiology, […]

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Sex-for-grade: IMSU suspends the two professors in viral videos

The management of the Imo State University (IMSU), Owerri, has suspended two lecturers, Prof Obinna Njoku and Prof Emmanuel Agonmo, who were recently caught on tape in compromising positions with female students. In the videos which went viral online, Obinna Njoku was caught fondling his private parts in preparation for copulation while Agonmo was caught naked […]

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Groom dies in a car accident, three days after tying the knot in Delta .

A Nigerian man, Rex Ebube Amatu, has died in a fatal accident, just three days after he tied the knot in Delta State. According to reports, Rex who got married on Saturday, September 5, 2020, died on his way back to Lagos State on Tuesday, September 8. It was gathered that the deceased was trying […]

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Gov Wamakko’s 23yrs old daughter dies during childbirth

Miss Sadiya Magatakarda Wamakko, the daughter of a former governor of Sokoto state, Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, has died. The 23-year-old passed on on on Thursday at the Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, following complications arising from childbirth. She was later laid to rest on Thursday night at the residence of her dad.

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Video of US-based Ghanaian Pastor, Sylvester Ofori threatening to kill his wife surfaces days after he shot her dead

A new footage of US-based Ghanaian Pastor, Sylvester Ofori threatening to kill his wife, Barbara Tommey has surfaced online days after he shot her dead. In the viral video, Ofori was seen engaging in a serious fight with Barbara’s older brother. The fight ensued after he assaulted Barbara before her siblings she arrived with at […]

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Kaduna state House of Assembly approves castration as punishment for rapists

The Kaduna state House of Assembly has approved castration as punishment for anyone convicted of rape in the state. The Assembly gave the approval following the passage of a bill to amend the Kaduna state penal court law, 2017, by the lawmakers on Thursday, September 10. The assembly announced the approval on its Twitter handle […]