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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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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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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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Police Discover Another ‘Soka’ In Ibadan, Recover Over 20 Inmates Kept For Ritual

No fewer than 20 persons were evacuated from a shrine allegedly used as a den for ritualists at Agugu area of Ibadan city by the Oyo State Police Command. The discovery which attracted scores of residents of the area was made by officers of the Agugu Police station, Ibadan following intelligence report. The inmates, many of which were skinned and ...

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Nigeria’s Muhammad-Bande Becomes UN General Assembly’s President

Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Amb. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, has emerged President of the 74th UN General Assembly. Muhammad-Bande, the sole candidate for the position, was elected through acclamation at the 87th plenary meeting of the Assembly in New York on Tuesday. He is the second Nigerian to hold the office after Joseph Garba, a retired military officer and ...

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Anthony Joshua Beaten By Andy Ruiz Jr At Madison Square Garden

*Rematch before the year is over Andy Ruiz Jr produced one of the biggest shocks in the history of heavyweight boxing to rip Anthony Joshua’s IBF, WBO and WBA world heavyweight titles from him and tear up the division’s proposed plot lines. In a truly remarkable fight at New York’s Madison Square Garden, Ruiz floored Joshua four times en route ...

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“International Human Rights Commission” Withdraws Saraki’s Nomination As Ambassador

The Nigerian Central Office of a phony “International Human Rights Commission”  has withdrawn the nomination of the outgoing Nigerian Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, as Ambassador-at-large of the commission. It will be recalled that Saraki was nominated as an “Ambassador-at-Large” for the IHRC earlier in March. Saharareporters had investigated that the 2-year old organization was not affiliated with the United ...

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Makinde Abolishes N3,000 Fees In Oyo Secondary Schools, No N30,000 Minimum Wage For Now

Newly sworn in governor of Oyo State, Engr. Seyi Makinde, on Wednesday promised to scrap the N3000 fees being paid by secondary school students in the state. He made the decalartion, among others, in his inaugural speech shortly after taking the oath of office at the Obafemi Awolowo Stadium, Liberty Road. The new Governor of Oyo State, Mr. Seyi Makinde, ...

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Theresa May Resigns As UK Prime Minister

Theresa May has said she will quit as Conservative leader on 7 June, paving the way for a contest to decide a new prime minister. In an emotional statement, she said she had done her best to deliver Brexit and it was a matter of “deep regret” that she had been unable to do so. Being prime minister had been ...

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