Category Archives: Breaking

Nigerians Slam Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano Over Onitsha Market Inferno

Concerned Nigerians have taken to Twitter, to blast Willie Obiano, the Sitting governor of Anambra State over the fire accident at the Ochanja market, the second biggest market in Onitsha. The raging inferno which extended till night started when a tanker fell, spilled its product and subsequently ignited the fire outbreak. Reacting to the tragic incident…

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Wife Murderer In Ondo Says ‘He Thought He Was Killing A Goat’

One Oluwatubosun Dahunsi, who is standing trial before an Akure Chief Magistrates’ Court, has said he didn’t know what came over him when he killed his wife, Oluwafunmilayo. Oluwatubosun was arrested by the Ondo State Police Command for allegedly killing his wife at Ita-Ipele in the Owo Local Government Area of the state on October…

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Confidence Boost for Nigeria as Ahmed Musa Resumes Training With Club After Knee Injury

Nigeria received a massive boost ahead of November’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with Benin Republic and Lesotho with the return of star striker Ahmed Musa. Musa had been out of action following a knee injury picked up during Al-Nassr’s Saudi Professional League clash against Al Fateh. In the process, he missed out on the Super Eagles’ international friendlies with Ukraine and Brazil.…

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EFCC Shuts Down Osogbo Nightclub Where 94 Suspected Internet Fraudsters Were Arrested

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has sealed Club Secret Underground in Osogbo, Osun State, where 94 people suspected to be internet fraudsters were arrested. The commission had announced the arrest of the suspects in an early morning raid on the club on Monday. The EFCC, in a statement signed by Wilson Uwajuren, said…

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Nigerian Police Order Stun Guns For Officers, To Curb Extra-Judicial Killings

The Nigerian police authorities have reportedly placed orders for electro-muscular disruption technology-based weaponry commonly known as taser or stun guns for low-risk police operations. According to Punch, it was  gathered that the weapon which would be deployed early next year, was meant to curb the incidents of extra-judicial killings by police operatives in the country.…

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Court Fixes October 21 To Hear Sowore’s Application To Soften ‘Stringent’ Bail Conditions

The Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed October 21 for the hearing of an application seeking the variation of bail conditions it imposed on the convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Mr Omoyele Sowore, and his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare. His lawyer, Mr Femi Falana (SAN) had on October 4, 2019. when the two men were granted…

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Leaked Video: Buhari Nephew’s Daughter Accuses Aisha Buhari Of Attacking Her In Aso-Rock

Fatima, daughter of Mamman Daura, President Muhammadu Buhari’s nephew, has accused the wife of the president of attacking her inside the presidential villa in Abuja. Commenting on a video where the first lady was seen complaining about being denied access to her apartment, Fatima said she least expected Buhari’s wife to act in a violent…

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FG and Labour In Make-or-Break Meeting Today Over Minimum Wage

The Federal Government and organised labour will today meet to discuss consequential increase in the salaries of workers as a result of the new minimum wage of N30,000. The meeting is coming after another meeting on Monday where labour submitted its preferred percentage on the consequential increase in workers’ salaries as a result of the…

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