Category Archives: Breaking

Buhari Inducts Three Combat Helicopters To Address Insurgency

President Muhammad Buhari has inducted three attack helicopters, two Augusta 109Ps and one Mi-171E to enhance the war against the Boko Haram insurgency. According to Ripples Nigeria, the President during the introduction on Thursday in Abuja, also vowed that the Federal Government would do everything to tackle insecurity. President Buhari further promised that the government…

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Nigerians React As 118-Year-Old Woman Is Reportedly Appointed Special Adviser In Bayelsa

The local government vice-chairman of Kolokuma/Opokuma local government area of Bayelsa state, Brian Wotari has reportedly appointed a centenarian as his “special adviser on elder matters.” The woman, Omonigbalebo Dani Orogono, who is believed to be 118 years old was given the honourary appointment via a letter dated February 4, 2020, and signed by Bedford Ineye, one of the aides of the…

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Odion Ighalo Shares Amazing An Throwback After Signing With Manchester United

Nigerian football star Odion Ighalo has taken to social media to share a throwback picture of when he first visited Manchester United’s Old Trafford stadium as a fan in 2013 in celebration of his signing with the club. While his move is still being celebrated by millions of Nigerian football fans, many are now declaring…

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Nigerians To Be Restricted From Owning More Than Three Sim Cards

The Federal Government on Wednesday, February 5 2020, directed the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to review SIM card registration and usage to disallow any Nigerian from owning more than three mobile telephone lines, The Nation reports. The directive came in the wake of the rising wave of killings and kidnapping for ransom and general insecurity.…

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Fani Kayode Expresses His Support Towards Sanwo Olu’s Okada And Keke Ban

Former Minister of Aviation Femi Fani-Kayode has backed the Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on his decision to restrict the operation of commercial motorcycles (Okada) and tricycles (Keke) in some areas of the state. Fani-Kayode who took to Twitter, reacting to the ongoing chaos caused by the enforcement of the restriction, said Lagos had been…

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Stray bullet Hits Schoolgirl During Police And Okada Riders Clash In Iyana Ipaja

The violence that occurred between okada riders and police officers in Iyana Ipaja has reportedly turned sour after a schoolgirl was reportedly hit by a stray bullet in Aboru area. In a video making rounds online, a schoolgirl clad in her school uniform can be seen lying motionless on the floor while drenched in blood…

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Edo State Government Demolishes Popular APC Chieftain, Tony Kabaka’s Hotel In Benin

The Edo State Government has started the demolition of All Progressive Congress (APC) chieftain in Edo and former Chairman of Akugbe Ventures, Mr. Tony Kabaka’s T. Latifah Hotel. Kabaka who was served a seven-day notice last year by the government had alleged that the state was after him because of his refusal to support the…

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Sanwo-Olu Says Okada And Keke Ban Is Irreversible As He Inaugurates Ferries

While inaugurating 14 commercial ferries at the Badore Ferry Terminal, the Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has stated once again that the decision to ban motorcycle and tricycle riders in some parts of Lagos is irreversible for safety and security reasons. According to The Punch, the newly released boats can take up to…

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