Category Archives: Breaking

Aso Villa Crisis: President Buhari Reportedly Fires His Security Details, 37 Others

President Muhammadu Buhari has allegedly fired his personal security details and other persons in Aso Villa for their role in the crisis between his wife, Aisha Buhari and his top aide, Sabiu “Tunde” Yusuf. According to Sahara Reporters, those fired by Buhari on Wednesday, June 17, included his Chief Personal Security Officer, Chief Detail to President,…

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Tope Alabi, Sammie Okposo, Others Attend Ibidun Ighodalo’s Service Of Songs

On Wednesday evening, family and friends of late Ibidun Ajayi-Ighodalo converged to sing hymns, psalms and light candles in her honor. The popular Lagos-based event planner sadly passed away on Sunday, June 14 leaving behind her children, Zenan and Keke, and her hubby, Pastor Ituah Ighodalo. Gospel artistes like Tope Alabi, Efe Nathan, Sammie Okposo, Tosin Martins, Buchi,…

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ICYMI: 587 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed In Nigeria, Toll Now 17,735

On Wednesday, Nigeria’s COVID-19 toll worsened with 587 new cases, pushing the nation’s total infections towards the 18,000 mark. In a tweet, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) stated that the country has now confirmed at least 17,735 cases of the novel coronavirus with 469 deaths and 5,967 recovered patients. Nigeria is currently in the second…

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Adamawa Discharges All COVID-19 Patients From State’s Isolation Centre

Adamawa State Government has confirmed that all COVID-19 patients receiving treatment in the state’s isolation centre have been discharged. The state’s Commissioner for Health, Prof Abdullahi Isa, who disclosed this while speaking with journalists on Tuesday, said a total of 42 persons tested positive for COVID-19 while four persons died of the disease since the…

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Lagos State Records 24 New Coronavirus Deaths

24 more patients have died of Coronavirus-related complications in Lagos state in the last 24 hours, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control’s Situation Report 93 which was published on Wednesday. SaharaReporters reported that the 24 fatalities bring the total number of COVID-19 deaths in the state to 107. The report also noted that 31…

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Court Of Appeal Affirms The Suspension Of APC National Chairman, Adams Oshiomole

On Tuesday June 16, a Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja  upheld the suspension of Adams Oshiomhole as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Recall that an FCT High Court had on March 4 granted an application by six members of the APC in Edo State suspending Oshiomhole from office. In a unanimous…

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US Government Declares Six Nigerians Wanted Over $6m Cyber Fraud

The US government, on Tuesday, declared wanted six Nigerians who are currently on the run after they were indicted and charged for internet-related crimes. According to the US Department of Justice, the six Nigerians were indicted by both the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the US Attorney’s Office in Nebraska for various cyber crimes…

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