Category Archives: Breaking

Two Feared Dead As Truck Falls Off Ojuelegba Bridge

Not less than two persons were feared killed Tuesday night when a truck fell off Ojuelegba bridge in Lagos, crushing a Toyota Camry and three commercial buses. Two other persons were injured, said general manager, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Adesina Tiamiyu. “A flatbed truck laden with plywood and finished boards tilted on top…

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Lagos Police Obstructs Kidnap Attempt Of Deputy Comptroller Of Customs

The Lagos State Police on Monday obstructed a planned kidnap of a Deputy Comptroller of Customs, her brother, and her son. According to the police, the suspected kidnappers had reached out to Yisa Theophilus, the brother of the deputy comptroller, under the pretense of a land deal. The suspected kidnapper was identified as Yomi Odudare, who is…

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Zamfara Governor Abdulaziz Yari ‘Resigns’ Over Killings In State

Governor Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara State said he has ‘resigned’ his responsibility as Chief Security Officer of the state claiming he has no control over the security machinery in the state. Speaking to newsmen in Talata-Mafara on Friday, Yari said that his decision stemmed from the seeming helplessness of the state government and the people…

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For Sleeping On Duty, Ekiti Assembly Suspends Honourable Indefinitely

The Ekiti State House of Assembly has inflicted an indefinite suspension on Mr. Sunday Akinniyi, a member representing Ikere Constituency 2, for allegedly sleeping on duty and also breeding terrorism. The sleeping honorable was also told not to be seen anywhere near the vicinity of the Assembly complex; the lawmakers ordered the clerk to register…

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Police Release Phone Numbers To Lodge Complaints Against SARS

The police have released phone numbers and email addresses for the public to lodge complaints against personnel of the special anti-robbery squad (SARS). In a series of tweets on Thursday, the police said the public could report any incident for “investigation and further actions”. “Aggrieved members of the public who have any complaint in the…

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GQ Ranks Super Eagles’ Jersey Best World Cup 2018 Kit

British GQ is obviously feeling the Nigerian Super Eagles Jersey just like we are. The magazine ranked all the kits of the national teams competing in the 2018 World Cup, worst to best. The Super Eagles’ kit sits atop the list, with the magazine describing it as “eccentric and off-the-wall in the best possible way.” Croatia, Nigeria’s…

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