TRADITIONAL RITES PRECEDING OBA OLAKULEHIN’S ASCENSION TO THE THRONE AS OLUBADAN BEGINS

*Oba Owolabi Olakulehin By Funso Alarape The Olubadan-designate, Oba Owolabi Olakulehin, is set to go into seclusion to begin the traditional rites ahead of his coronation as the 43rd Olubadan.…

LAGOS POLICE REVEAL HOW 20-YR OLD FAKED HIS OWN KIDNAP, DEMANDED 700,000 DOLLARS RANSOM

  Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Benjamin Hundeyin By Makua Ubanagu The Lagos State Police Command said it has uncovered what appears to be a staged kidnapping involving a…

6,500 PENISES AMPUTATED AS PENILE CANCER SPREADS IN BRAZIL

In 2018, Brazilian pensioner João sought medical help after he found a wart on his penis. “I started visiting medical clinics to find out what it was, but all the…

KADUNA AIR FORCE SCHOOL STUDENT PUNISHED TO DEATH BY HIS SENIOR COLLEAGUES

air force By Seun Adeuyi Blaise Felix Aliyu, a student of the Air Force Comprehensive School, Kaduna, has been punished to death by two of his senior colleagues. Aliyu, an…

RETIRED ARMY GENERAL ASSASSINATED IN HIS ABUJA HOME

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has ordered an immediate investigation into the murder of a Retired Brigadier General, Uwem Harold Udokwere. The general was killed by armed robbers…

APAPA FACTION OF LABOUR PARTY MAKES U-TURN, RECOGNISES JULIUS ABURE AS NATIONAL CHAIRMAN

A year after the leadership of the opposition Labour Party was separated with the incumbent National Chairman, Julius Abure and the Deputy National Chairman of the party (South), Lamidi Apapa…

BREAKTHROUGH AS NEW HIV PREVENTION DRUG SHOWS 100% EFFICACY

  File image for illustration. Photo by NigeriaHIVInfo.com By Shola Ogundipe A promising new HIV prevention drug called lenacapavir has shown 100 percent efficacy in a clinical trial among adolescent…

TWO BANKERS ARRESTED FOR STEALING LATE CUSTOMER’S 4.2MILLION NAIRA

  EFCC The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested two former staff of Union Bank in   Makurdi over the alleged stealing of N4,199,500 belonging to a deceased customer of…

COURT ORDERS FINAL FORFEITURE OF EMEFIELE’S PROPERTIES VALUED AT 12.18BIL

The Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the final forfeiture of properties linked to former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor, Godwin Emefiele, valued at over N12.18 billion. The…

NIGERIAN CATHOLIC BISHOP ABDUCTED BY GUNMEN FROM HIS CHURCH PREMISES IN ZAMFARA

Gunmen suspected to be bandits have kidnapped Rev. Fr. Mikah Suleiman, a Catholic priest, in Zamfara. Suleiman who serves as the parish priest of St. Raymond Catholic Church in Damba,…

ATIKU VISITS BUHARI IN KATSINA

Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential candidate for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2023 election, visited former President Muhammadu Buhari at his Daura residence on Saturday. This visit was part…

EX-NIGERIAN FOOTBALER MIKEL OBI UNDERGOES SURGERY IN UK

Ex-Eagles captain Mikel Obi undergoes surgery in UK

WHY I CAN’T STAND STRAIGHT BY AYRA STARR

By Yewande Fasan Afrobeats star Ayra Starr has humorously lamented about the weight of responsibility in carrying the Afrobeats genre on her back. She said for the aforementioned reason, she…

BAYERO WAS NEVER AN EMIR OF KANO SAYS KNSG

 Seun Opejobi The Chief Press Secretary to Governor Abba Yusuf of Kano State, Sanusi Bature, has declared that Aminu Ado Bayero was never an Emir of Kano. Bature said former…

WHY PETROL AND DIESEL PRICES MAY NOT DROP DESPITE DANGOTE REFINERY – EXPERTS

Experts have indicated that the commencement of production at the Dangote Petroleum Refinery may not lead to a substantial decrease in petrol and diesel prices. Despite the refinery’s strategic location…

WATCH VIDEO AS WOMAN REVEALS HOW SHE FOUND OUT HER HUSBAND HAS A BOYFRIEND

How i found out my husband was cheating and had a boyfriend   Take a listen!!! #wetindeyhappentv https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4aKEaIdwHac

NIGERIAN BOXER DIES AFTER BEING SHOT MULTIPLE TIMES IN US BY NEIGHBOUR

Nigerian Boxer Dies After Being Shot Multiple Times By Neighbour In US Before his death, Isiah was a neighbour to the accused and was an up-and-coming boxer. The commencement of the hearing…

UNREGISTERED TIGER NUT DRINK SPARKED LAGOS CHOLERA OUTBREAK – LASG

  •Ladies selling some of the drinks in Lagos Photo credit: Angela Onwuzoo By Victoria Edeme   Dr Kemi Ogunyemi, the Special Adviser to the Lagos State Governor on Health, speaks…

PROVIDUS BANK STAFF IN TROUBLE OVER 1.1BIL NAIRA FRAUD

Onaolapo Olalekan Oduola   An investigation is currently underway in Abuja involving Providus Bank Limited, its officials, and another commercial bank in connection with an alleged N1 billion fraud scam.…

NIGERIANS TO START USING 3-IN-1 ID CARD FROM AUGUST

  By Damilola Aina In two months, Nigerians will begin utilising the services of the proposed three-in-one identity card, the National Identity Management Commission has confirmed. It said the single multipurpose…