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UN chief pledges support for UNGA’s president-elect

UN Secretary-General António Guterres on Tuesday assured the President-elect of the 74th UN General Assembly, Amb. Tijani Mohammad-Bande, of his support to actualise his vision. Guterres gave the assurance...

BREAKING: Buhari Hasn’t Approved State Police

THE Presidency has denied that President Muhammadu Buhari approved the establishment of State, Local Government Police. The Presidency said that President Buhari had requested that the report would be...

Curfew slammed on Bauchi communities after three persons killed

Bauchi State Government has imposed dusk-to-dawn curfew on four communities located in the outskirts of Bauchi metropolis following breach of the peace in those areas. A statement signed by Muhammad...

PDP: APC, Presidency plotting to vacate 1999 Constitution

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Presidency of plotting to vacate the nation’s constitution. According to the main opposition party, President...

Soldiers Reportedly Kill 39 Boko Haram Terrorists

Troops of the Multinational Joint Task Force – MNJTF, had reportedly killed 39 Boko Haram terrorists and captured many equipment from them, while 20 soldiers were wounded. The spokesman of...

Police Arrest Five Officers, Declare Inspector Wanted For Killing Lady, Injuring Man In Lagos

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested five Police officers and declared an Inspector, Dania Ojo, wanted, for allegedly shooting dead a girl, Ada Ifeanyi, in the...

Zamfara Guber: Shinkafi Asks Tribunal To Order Fresh Polls Without APC Candidates

The governorship candidate of All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in Zamfara State,  Alhaji Sani Shinkafi, has asked the state’s Governorship and State House of Assembly Elections Petitions Tribunal sitting...

Many Killed As Bandits Attack Zamfara Communities

Armed persons on Saturday attacked some communities in Zamfara State killing at least 10 people. The attackers invaded Kursasa, Kurya and Gidan Achali communities in Shinkafi Local Government Area of...

Outrage As SARS Shoots Man Dead While Watching Football

SARS operatives in Lagos have allegedly killed a young man identified as Kolade Johnson, while watching a football match in Lagos, after he was hit by a stray bullet. According...

How A 5-year-old Girl Was Found In Nasarawa After Being Abducted In Warri (Photo)

A little girl has been found in a community in Adamawa state after she was abducted in a Delta State community.

DSS Official Arrested For Kidnapping In Cross River

Security operatives have successfully apprehended an official of the DSS and his gang members for kidnapping.

Buratai’s Sham Panel Is To Cover Up Army Disruptive Roles During 2019 Elections

Army Disruptive Roles In The 2019 Polls: The “Probe” Panel Is Designed For Failure & Self Exoneration; Lacks Credibility – Intersociety As a research and investigative rights, democracy and public...

The Plane Was Shaking For Almost 14 Hours – Davido Recounts Recent Terrifying Flight

Popular Nigerian singer, Davido has revealed that he nearly suffered an air mishap recently while traveling.

Medical Doctor Kidnapped While Rushing Sick Baby To Hospital Regains Freedom

Dr Peter Igwedibia, a Dentist with the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, UPTH, who was kidnapped at about 7.pm on Wednesday, March 13, at the hospital gate has...

Guber Poll: Sokoto Govt Donates N2m To Families Of Slain Policemen

Sokoto state government has donated two million Naira to the families of policemen that were killed by armed bandits while on election duty. The deceased were ASP Abubakar Maisaje and...

Stop Pitching Military Against Nigerians, PDP Warns Buratai

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) cautions the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, over the deployment of soldiers for elections, saying such is already triggering an uncontrolled...

Gombe State Governor, Dankwambo Escapes Attack, 2 Official Cars, FM Station Burnt

The governor of Gombe state, Ibrahim Dankwambo, has escaped death as thugs were said to have attacked his convoy and set two cars ablaze. The development was revealed by the...

Gunmen Attack Rivers Military Checkpoint, Shot Three Soldiers Dead

Some unidentified gunmen had on Saturday murdered three soldiers in the Obonoma community in the Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State. The gunmen, who reportedly dressed in military camouflage,...

ECOWAS Court Delivers Judgment On Suit Against Fulani Occupation

*SUMMARY OF JUDGMENT OF THE ECOWAS COURT IN THE CASE OF REV. FR. SOLOMON MFA & 11 ORS. V. FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA SUIT NO.: ECW/CCJ/APP/11/16.* While the nation was...

Tambuwal Asks U.S. To Call Buhari To Order Over Harassment Of Opposition Politicians

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has appealed to United States Government to intervene in the prevention of alleged harassment of electorate in Saturday’s governorship and state assembly elections. Mr...

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54-year-old Father Confesses After Sleeping With Daughter In Lagos

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