Category Archives: Breaking

Former Senate Leader Ndoma-Egba’s Wife Amaka, Others Die In Car Accident

Former Senate Leader, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba’s wife, Amaka Ndoma-Egba has died in a car crash along Benin-Akure road, Vanguard News reports. According to the news outlet, she was going for a function in Akure when the accident occurred. Although as at the time of filing this report details of her death was still sketchy. Also when…

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#EndSARS: Protest Fontliner Eromosele Adene Released After 12 Days In Police Custody

Eromosele Adene, an anti-police brutality protest frontliner, who made headlines weeks ago after he was charged with allegations of aiding the #EndSARS protest in Lagos has been releasedfrom police detention. One of the lawyers who provided legal aid to the protesters, Modupe Odele, popularly known as Moechievous, shared a video showing a once-again freed Eromosele via…

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Femi Gbajabiamila Faces Backlash After Stray Bullet From His Security Detail Kills Abuja Vendor

Nigeria’s Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila is being slammed on social media after a stray bullet from one of his security aides  killed a newspaper vendor in Abuja. A Twitter user on Thursday had shared a viral video of the incident which showed an unidentified man bleeding to death as he was being held by another.…

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Nigeria Records Two New COVID-19 Deaths, 146 More Infections

Nigeria on Thursday recorded two more COVID-19 deaths, the first time in six days that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) recorded fatalities from the disease. Disclosed by the public disease agency at the daily briefing on the pandemic, the two additional deaths brought Nigeria’s total fatality toll to 1,165. Nigeria also recorded 146 new cases. With the…

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#EndSARS: Lai Mohammed Calls ‘Lekki Massacre’ A Hoax, Says DJ Switch Will Soon Be Exposed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has incurred the wrath of social media users after saying the October 20 Lekki shootings was a “massacre without bodies”. The Minister made the remark on Thursday at a press conference in Abuja while reiterating the federal government’s position that military men did not shoot at #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki…

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British-Nigerian Roller Skater Tinuke’s Orbit Smashes Two New Records For 2020 Guinness Word Record Day

BritishpProfessional roller-skater of Nigerian descent, Tinuke’s Orbit — real name Tinuke Oyediran — has broken the record for most cartwheels on roller skates in one minute with 30 and the most spins on e-skates in one minute in celebration of Guinness World Records Day 2020. A circus performer and skating teacher by trade, Tinuke set herself these challenges…

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ICYMI: Duoye Diri Has Been Duly Affirmed As The Governor Of Bayelsa State

Governor Douye Diri is officially the elected Incumbent Governor of Bayelsa State, the Supreme court affirmed on Wednesday November 18. A seven-man panel of the apex court led by Justice Sylvester Ngwuta, dismissed six appeals filed against the governor and his deputy, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo. Justice Ngwuta, in his judgment, predicated the dismissal of the appeals on the…

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Nigeria Records 236 New Infections Of COVID-19 In 14 States — 142 In Lagos

Nigeria has recorded 236 new coronavirus infections in 13 states and the federal capital territory (FCT), the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) revealed on Wednesday November 18. The agency’s new positive samples is the highest in nine days — the country recorded 300 new samples on November 8. According to the breakdown, Lagos alone accounted for…

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DJ Switch Talks Horrific #EndSARS Experience & Nigerian Government In New CNN Interview

Hours after releasing its independent forensic investigation on the Lekki Toll Gate shooting which drew global attention, CNN has caught up with DJ Switch, one of the anti-police brutality protest frontliners who captured the incident in a livestream as she relives her horrific experience. The disc jockey, whose real name is Obianuju Catherine Udeh has been in the…

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