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Breaking News: Leah Sharibu’s Mum Visits The U.S. White House

Mother of kidnapped Leah Sharibu, Rebecca storms the US White House to seek help releasing her daughter. A video reveals that the mother of kidnapped Leah Sharibu, Rebecca paid a visit to the US White House in attempt to get the government’s attention towards securing the release of her daughter who was abducted by terrorists, alongside 111 other girls and ...

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Plane Crash Averted In Port-Harcourt As Boeing 737 Aircraft Skids Off Runway

An Air Peace aircraft, Boeing 737, skidded off the runway in Port Harcourt International Airport (PHIA), Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The aircraft, with 87 passengers onboard and six crew members, skidded off the runway at about 3 pm today on a wet runway. It was not clear if it was the wet runway that caused the incident, but a video ...

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Ponzi Scheme, MMM, Is back

Over a year after the popular Ponzi scheme, Mavrodi Mundial Moneybox (MMM) crashed in Nigeria dashing the hope of over three million Nigerians, the scheme is back The scheme is now labeled MMM cooperation and it promises up to 50 percent return on any amount invested in it. This is 20 percent more than what the previous version offered. Like the previous version, MMM ...

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Ighalo’s Goal Secures Maximum Points For Nigeria

Substitute Odion Ighalo’s 77th minutes lone strike was all Nigeria needed to beat Burundi on Saturday in Alexandria to begin the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations on a promisory note. The former Watford front man curled finish past Burundi goalkeeper Jonathan Nahimana from an Ola Aina back heel flip to register his presence in the tournament. Ighalo was the highest ...

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Buhari’s Home Town District Head Spends 53 Days In Kidnappers’ Den, Residents Worried

Residents of Daura in Katsina state, the home town of President Muhammadu Buhari have expressed fears over the safety of their District Head, Mallam Musa Uba who was kidnapped about 53 days ago. Musa was kidnapped by gunmen on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 in front of his house in Daura after observing the evening prayer. The gunmen numbering six in ...

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18 Killed In Fresh Attack On Zamfara Communities, Says Emir Of Tsafe

The Emir of Tsafe, Muhammad Bawa, disclosed on Friday that unknown gunmen killed 18 persons in some communities in Tsafe Local Government Area of Zamfara State in fresh attacks. The Emir told visiting House of Representatives member, representing Gusau/Tsafe Federal Constituency, Kabir Mai-Palace in Gusau, the state capital, that the rampaging gunmen invaded Bamamu, Danmale and Sako communities, Thursday evening ...

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APC Rejects Inauguration Of State Assemblies In Edo, Bauchi

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has rejected the inauguration of the state assemblies in Edo and Bauchi. In a statement by Lanre Issa-Onilu, national publicity secretary, the party described the inauguration as “a joke and embarrassment” to democracy. Nine Edo lawmakers said to be loyal to Godwin Obaseki, the governor, had edged out their colleagues by taking oath of office “secretly”, while ...

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I Won’t Stop Speaking The Truth Whether It Hurts Buhari Or Not, Vows Adedayo

Festus Adedayo, prominent columnist, has vowed to continue holding politicians to account “no matter whose ox is gored”. Reacting to the cancellation of the appointment Senate President Ahmad Lawan offered him, Adedayo said he had no regrets speaking the truth to power. Lawan had withdrawn Adedayo’s appointment after supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) kicked against it. They had cited ...

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How We’ll Chase Killer Fulani Herdsmen Out Of Yoruba Land – Ooni Of Ife

The Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has said plans are underway to chase ‘bad Fulani herders’ involved in violent attacks out of Yoruba land. Kidnappings in South-west Nigeria and across the country have increased in recent months despite assurances by the government. Speaking at his palace on Wednesday, Ogunwusi while hosting the Emir of Borgu, Muhammed Dantoro, (Kitoro IV) said ...

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‘Why I Stole 3-day-old Baby From Hospital’

The Plateau State police command has paraded one Mrs. Leritshimwa Dungjil Diyal who disguised herself as medical personnel and stole a three-day-old baby at Plateau Specialist Hospital, Jos. Mrs. Leritshimwa who is married for seven years without a child confessed that she was desperate to have a baby to cover her face from shame in the society. The command also paraded ...

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