Gunmen abduct village head, wife in Ibadan

June 23, 2021 Bayo Agboola 0

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers on Tuesday night abducted  a village head and his wife  in Araromi village, Bakatari area of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.  It was learnt that the gunmen invaded the village and kidnapped the head , identified as Chief Tara Apanpa and his wife. Sources in the village said, Chief Apanpa and his wife were whisked Read More

Bolt reveals his new twins, Thunder & Saint Leo

June 21, 2021 Admin III 0

Sprinter Usain Bolt has had twin boys, named Thunder Bolt and Saint Leo Bolt.Bolt, 34, announced the news on Instagram on Father’s Day, with a lightning bolt emoji next to each of his children’s names.The Olympic champion posted a photo of him and partner Kasi Bennett, with their twin boys and one-year-old daughter Olympia Lightning.The couple did not say when Read More

Laycon, Dorathy, Erica, other BBNaija housemates set for reunion *See how, when to connect and watch

June 17, 2021 Admin III 0

The re-union show of those that contested during the BBNaija season 5 ‘Lockdown’ edition has been scheduled to begin Thursday. The season 5 edition of the reunion, is another chance given to fans of the reality TV show to look back at all the spectacular moments from the Lockdown season, especially the controversial moments amongst the ex-housemates Ebuka Obi-Uchendu is Read More

Okechukwu hails Buhari for supporting devolution of powers

June 13, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The Director General of Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr. Osita Okechukwu, has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for supporting the devolution of powers which will arise from the ongoing constitutional amendment exercise. Okechukwu, a foundation member of All Progressives Congress (APC), said by so doing, the President has denounced the negative narrative that he was averse to restructuring or true federalism Read More

Gulak: PNYF urges Police to unravel Perpetrators, warns youths against fifth columnist

June 1, 2021 Abdulrahman Zakariyau 0

The leadership of the Patriotic Nigerian Youth Forum (PNYF) has charged Nigeria Police to unravel the perpetrators behind the assassination of Barr. Ahmed Gulak the Former Political Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan in Owerri, Imo State. PNYF in a statement by its National Coordinator, Comrade Olamide Odumosu, Monday said whatever is the motive of these murderers, they must be made Read More

Gov. Buni mourns Ahmed Gulak

May 31, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Yobe state governor and Chairman, Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Hon. Mai Mala Buni, has mourned the assassination of Ahmed Gulak. He said the death of Gulak has created a vaccun in the development of politics and democracy in Nigeria. In a statement signed Monday in Abuja by his director general press and media Read More

Orphanage restates commitment to welfare of abandoned children

May 28, 2021 Chizoba Ogbeche 0

The oldest orphanage in the South-east region, Ngwa Road Motherless Babies’ Home, in Aba, Abia state, has restated its commitment to giving second chances to abandoned children in the society. The Home’s foundation stone was laid on May 7, 1965, by wife of then Premier of the Eastern Region, Michael Okpara, Chief Mrs. Adanma Okpara, making it the first orphanage Read More

COAS: Nigeria lost committed officer, gentleman – CNPP

May 22, 2021 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) has expressed shock at the death of Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Ibrahim Attahiru, other officers and crew members in a plane crash, describing it as a major setback in the fight against terrorists. According to CNPP, the death of the COAS and other officers has robbed the country of their  determination to Read More

Army Chief, others died as heroes – Ndume

May 22, 2021 Taiye Odewale, Abuja 0

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Army, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume (APC Borno South), declared Saturday that he  received the news of the late Chief of Army Staff, Lt.  General Ibrahim Attahiru, and 10 others with shock. General Attahiru and some other military officers with Cabin crew of a Nigeria Airforce Aircraft, died Friday evening at the Kaduna Aiport when the plane Read More

Army launches investigation into alleged killing of water melon seller by personnel in Zamfara

May 11, 2021 Benjamin Samson 0

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday said it has commenced investigation into the alleged killing of a Water Melon trader by a soldier after the seller demanded for payment of goods bought from the soldier in Zamfara. A statement signed by Director Army Public Relations Brig.- Gen. Mohammed Yerima said, the General Officer Commanding 8 Division Major General Usman Yusuf has ordered Read More

PANDEF condoles family of late Senator Umoyo

May 6, 2021 Uko Etim, 0

The Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF)  has expressed its condolences to the entire family of late Senator Etang Umoyo, who died February, 2021, at the age of 72 after a brief illness.  The remains of late Senator Umoyo, who was Chairman of PANDEF, Akwa Ibom State Chapter before his death, would be laid to rest on Friday May, 7, 2021 Read More

Abiodun commiserates with Adeboye over son’s death

May 6, 2021 Hakeem Adegbenro 0

Ogun state governor, Dapo Abiodun, has commiserated with the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, over the death of his son, Dare Adeboye. Dare, 42, the third child of Adeboye was reported to have died in his sleep on Wednesday in Eket, Akwa Ibom State, where he was based with his family. The deceased, Read More

Lalong represents shining light of APC politics – Governors

May 5, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) has described Chairman, Northern Governors Forum (NGF) and the governor of Plateau state, Simon Bako Lalong, as a shining light of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) politics. The APC governors said they acknowledged and commended the leadership, vision and commitment to a united prosperous Nigeria by the Plateau governor. In a statement signed Wednesday Read More

Breaking: After 27 years, Bill, Melinda Gates divorce

May 3, 2021 BBC 0

Bill and Melinda Gates say they are getting divorced after 27 years of marriage, saying “we no longer believe we can grow together as a couple”. “After a great deal of thought and a lot of work on our relationship, we have made the decision to end our marriage,” the pair wrote on Twitter. The two met in the late Read More

Abductors of council chairman demands N100m

May 3, 2021 Oyibo Salihu 0

The abductors of Pius Kolawole the Yagba West Local Government Chairman in Kogi State  has allegedly demanded for N100 million for the release of the elected chairman The  kidnappers were said to have on Sunday night called one of the family member of the chairman to demand for the ransom. According to the source, The abductors  promised to called back by Read More

Imo varsity law student found dead in Owerri

May 3, 2021 Chidiebere Iwuoha 0

A 300-level Law Student of Imo state University, Chiwueze Kingsley, has been found dead days  after he was declared missing.Chiwueze also known as “Saraki” went missing on the night of April 26 when he reportedly left his hostel around Bishop’s Court Owerri to see his family at World Bank Housing area but was not seen again. The Oguta local government Read More