29-YR OLD MAN ARRESTED FOR RAPING 2-YR OLD GIRL IN ABUJA

A 29-year-old man allegedly lured a 2-year-old girl with chocolates and raped her yesterday in Gwarimpa, Abuja. A Twitter user who narrated the incident said the man is a Muslim…

SEE MORE PHOTOS FROM ACTRESS REGINA DANIEL’S TRADITIONAL WEDDING TO PRINCE NED NWOKO

As we reported earlier, the traditional wedding between actress Regina Daniels and businessman/politician Ned Nwoko, took place in Ogwashi-Alor in Delta state today May 28th. Regina’s mum, Rita, was on hand to join…

NFF PRESIDENT PINNICK, OTHERS SHUN FRAUD CASE IN COURT

Amaju Pinnick *Case adjourned till July 1 The President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick and four other senior officials of the federation were absent at the Federal…

TRIBUTE TO BUHARI’S LATE FIRST DAUGHTER, ZULALHA

Today marks exactly five and a half years, since the passing of a very special and unique woman, my friend and sister, Hajiya Zulaiha Muhammad Buhari. She passed on Thursday…

AISHA BUHARI’S CODED MESSAGE TO HUSBAND ABOUT APPOINTMENTS IN HIS SECOND COMING

The President’s wife, Aisha Buhari is a woman of remarkable steel and courage when it comes to making tough calls. On several occasions, since her husband became a civilian president…

THUNDER STRIKES HERBALIST DEAD IN EKITI

A middle-aged herbalist was struck to death by thunder on Sunday in Aramoko in Ekiti State. The victim, a staff of Ekiti State House of Assembly Commission, whose name was…

BAYELSA GOVT ACCUSES FG OF MANIPULATING EXCESS CRUDE ACCOUNT

Deputy Governor Gboribiogha John Jonah The Bayelsa Government has attributed the dwindling finances in the states to the alleged manipulation of the Excess Crude Account (ECA) by the Federal Government.…

OKOROCHA LEFT 300BIL DEBT FOR IHEDIOHA – PDP

Current Imo state governor, Gov Rochas Okorocha. Photo credit: Twitter Imo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the outgoing governor, Rochas Okorocha, of leaving the state…

TIGHT SECURITY OVER ALLEGED PLOT TO DISRUPT BUHARI’S INAUGURATION

The Eagle Square, venue of the presidential inauguration ready in Abuja…yesterday. PHOTO: PHILIP OJISUA To forestall an alleged plot to disrupt today’s inauguration of President Muhammadu Buhari for a second…

99% OF CARGO BUSINESS IN NIGERIA NOW DONE BY LEBANESE AND INDIANS, GROUP CRIES OUT

By Oko Ebuka CHAIRMAN, EducationandMaritime committee, of the Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria, CRFFN, Farinto Kayode, has expressed concern over the influx of foreigners, especially the…

HOW BUHARI FUMBLED IN HIS 3 TARGET AREAS OF SECURITY, ANTI-CORRUPTION, ECONOMY

By Emma Amaize Centre for Human Rights and Anti-Corruption Crusade, CHURAC, yesterday, dismissed President Muhammadu Buhari’s claim of achievements in the last four years, saying, he fumbled in his three…

KANU NWANKWO, NOLLYWOOD ACTORS PLAY NOVELTY MATCH FOR IHEDIOHA’S INAUGURATION

Imo state was agog yeserday as footballers led by Kanu Nwankwo,Nollywood stars and others played a novelty match as part of the incoming governor Emeka Ihedioha’s inauguration activities. See more…

SANWO-OLU MAKES FIRST APPOINTMENT EVEN BEFORE SWEARING IN

Few hours after he was officially handed over to, incoming Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has made his first appointment. He has appointed Tayo Ayinde as the new Chief of…

POLICE ANNOUNCES DIVERSION OF TRAFFIC IN ABUJA AHEAD OF INAUGURATION

The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) says there will be diversion of traffic on some major routes leading to the Eagle Square, venue of the Presidential Inauguration…

20 YEARS ON, DARK CLOUDS OVER NIGERIA, AND HER DEMOCRACY

TODAY marks exactly 20 years of our return to democratic rule. On May 29, 1999, the military regime of General Abdulsalami Abubakar handed over power to an elected President, Olusegun…

ZLATAN IBILE STOPPED FROM PERFORMING OVER EFCC ARREST

Nigerian singer, Zlatan Ibile is still feeling the effect of his arrest by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, as he had to plead with event organizers in Agbor, Delta…

KANO COURT ORDERS ARREST OF SANUSI, ORDERS

The  Kano State Public  Complainant and Anti-corruption Commission’s Investigation into the alleged N4billion fraud against the Emir of Kano took on a legal coloration on Tuesday when the commission wrote…

ICPC TO INVESTIGATE MALPRACTICES IN 2019 UTME

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Crimes Commission (ICPC) has commenced investigations into the Joint Admissions Matriculations Board for alleged malpractices during the just concluded Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).…

I PLEADED WITH DINO MELAIYE NOT TO COMMIT SUICIDE, WITNESS TELLS COURT

A prosecution witness on Tuesday told an FCT High Court that he pleaded with Senator Dino Melaye not to drink a substance he had in his hand when he threatened…

THE STORY OF MY LIFE BY AMBODE

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode3 Tomorrow, 29 May, 2019, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos will hand over power to his successor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu. He narrates the story of his life this…