Category Archives: Breaking

I’ve Laboured So Hard So I Will Win – Oyetola At The Osun Governorship Election

The All Progressives Congress candidate in the Osun State governorship election, Mr Gboyega Oyetola, has said that he believes he will win the election because he has laboured so hard. Oyetola said this shortly after casting his vote at Ward 1, Unit 2 in Iragbiji, Boripe Local Government Area of the state. He arrived, alongside…

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Exposed! Unknown Minister Who Skipped NYSC Said It Was For A Higher Purpose

The Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu, has admitted that he did not participate in the mandatory one-year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme after graduation from the University of Ife, now Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State. Reacting to allegations that he a Nigerian Law, the minister insists that his case is not akin to…

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Power-Drunk Soldiers Brutalise Woman For Challenging Them While Against Traffic

A sales representative of a mobile phone firm based in Victoria Island, Adetoun Adenuga, disclosed the torture she went through in the hands of some soldiers from Bonny Camp located along Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island. Adenuga, said the soldiers, one of whom she identified as Abubakar D, through his name tag, beat her with a…

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I Will Win, If It Is Free And Fair – Adeleke At The Osun Election

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the Osun State governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, just said he would emerge the winner of the election, if the election is free and fair. He said the various allegations against him were false, that he is eminently qualified for the election, adding that the allegations were intended to…

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Soldiers Kill One & Injure Three As They Attack Shiites in Yobe

One person was reportedly killed and three others injured in a clash between the military and members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria in Potiskum, Yobe State on Friday, 21st of September. It was gathered that the fracas began shortly after the IMN members rounded off their Ashura procession with prayers around 8:30am near Central Hotel,…

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NAPTIP Arrests Sweden-Based Nigerian Woman For Allegedly Buying Baby

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons has arrested a Nigerian based in Sweden for allegedly buying a two-month-old baby. The NAPTIP’s Director of Investigation and Monitoring, Mr Josiah Emerole, made this known in Abuja on Friday. He explained that the case involved a 43-year-old Stephany Bassey, who lives in Sweden. He…

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Female Employee Of Day Care Goes On A Stabbing Spree, Stabs Two Adults & Three Babies

Three newborn babies and two adults were stabbed during a pre-dawn attack at a suspected illegal childcare center in borough of Queens, New York on Friday, 21st of September, allegedly carried out by a 50-year- old female employee. The injured infants ranged from three days to one-month old, police said. One woman suffered multiple stab wounds to…

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Adeleke Debunks Rumours Of Withdrawing His Candidacy To Let Omisore Win

Nigerian senator and governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Ademola Adeleke has debunked rumours that he withdrew from the Osun State Governorship Election, to pave way for the Social Democratic Party (SDP) candidate, Iyiola Omisore. The governorship candidate in a statement by his spokesman, Olawale Rasheed on Friday, 21st of September, denied the rumour…

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Nigerian Soldier Goes Rogue, Injures Four, Kills Colleague & Commits Suicide

A sergeant of the Nigerian Army, identified as Adegor Okpako went rogue. He attacked four of his colleagues, murdered another and commited suicide at the 192 Battalion in the Gwoza area of Borno State. According to PUNCH Metro, the incident occurred around 3pm on Wednesday, 19th of September, during what was referred to as in-theatre training…

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Student Of Anambra College Of Education Commits Suicide Over School Fees

A 29-year-old student of Nwafor-Orizu College of Education, Anambra State, Philip Chinedu, has reportedly committed suicide over alleged increase of tuition fee. According to Southern City News, the deceased, a 200 level student of the institution who lived off-campus, was found hanged on a ceiling fan in his room at about 8.40pm The incident caused…

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