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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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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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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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30 Killed In Multiple Suicide Bombing In Borno Villages

Thirty people were killed late on Sunday in a triple suicide bombing in northeast Nigeria, emergency services reported, in an attack bearing the hallmarks of the Boko Haram jihadist group. Three bombers detonated their explosives outside a hall in Konduga, 38km from the Borno state capital Maiduguri, where football fans were watching a match on TV. “The death toll from ...

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Again, Herdsmen Attack Passengers On Ife-Ibadan Highway, Kill 1

Bandits, described as Fulani herdsmen on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 attacked passengers on the Ife-Ibadan highway, killing one person. The dead man was identified as Mr Adenipeku Ademiju, a worker in the Atakumosa West Local Government Area of Osun. The young man was to have departed Osu town going to Ibadan when he and other passengers aboard the vehicle were ...

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Disaster Looms In Nigeria, Obasanjo Warns

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has stated that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government is driving Nigeria towards “disaster and instability”. Obasanjo, in an interview with Premium Times, noted that although the country had made considerable progress since the new dispensation began in 1999, the current pace was poor. He said: “I think we have no choice but to be on the ...

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Breaking News Bandits Kill 25 In Sokoto

At least 25 people have been killed in fresh bandits’ attack in four villages of Ghandi District in Rabah Local Government Area of Sokoto State at the weekend. The bandits stormed villages of Tsage, Rakonni, Kalhu and Gee’re villages on Sunday, killing 25 people and wounding many. The state governor, Aminu Tambuwal was among dignitaries attended the funeral prayer for ...

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Makinde To Set Up ‘Oyo EFCC’

Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde, has said his administration will establish an anti-corruption agency that will be empowered to beam its searchlight on any individual and body in the state with a view to fighting graft to a standstill. The 9th Oyo State House of Assembly that will be inaugurated on Monday he disclosed, would get an executive bill soon for ...

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