Abubakar Shekau who leads the Jam?’at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da’wah wa’l-Jih?d led faction of Boko Haram has claimed responsibility for the attack that rocked Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State on Tuesday, February 23.   10 persons were killed in the attack that involved the use of mortars and rockets.   In a five-minute...
As far back as July 2020,  the Nigerian Senate and part of the general public had called on the service chiefs to step aside. The replacement of the Service Chiefs by President Buhari comes after numerous calls for their sack over the increasing insecurity in the country, the presidency then...
The General Manager, Lagos State Traffic Management Authourity (LASTMA), Mr. Olajide Oduyoye, has spoken about the viral post on Facebook by a Lagos motorist accusing some LASTMA officials of extorting N11,300 from him at one of the zonal commands in Agege. he explained that the video evidence will be investigated...
Emma Coronel Aispuro, the wife of popular notorious  Mexican drug (El Chapo), was arrested at Dulles International Airport, USA and is now facing one charge of conspiracy to traffic cocaine, methamphetamine, heroin and marijuana for importation into the United States. According to court filings, El Chapo (Joaquin Guzman) who is...
The minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed discloses what the government is doing to rescue the Dapchi schoolgirl from Boko Haram captivity. He further explained that the terrorist group boko haram is deliberately refusing to release Leah SHARIBU basically because she is a Christian, with them knowing fully well...
Gunmen suspected to be bandits invaded three communities in Sabuwa Local Government Area of Katsina state and killed three persons. It was also gathered that the bandits kidnapped nine other persons including women and young girls, in the attack launched on three communities of Mai Bakko, Kawarawa, and Unguwar Bako...
The rate of growth and development of the music industry in Nigeria is something of a giant stride that most investors are Keen to be a part of. Major aspect of this great era is the awareness and increase in streaming music, this innovation has gone really deep in the...
Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle, has said that negotiating with bandits is not a sign of failure.   Governor Matawalle said this on Monday, February 22, while receiving three repentant bandits who surrendered their weapons and embraced his administration’s peace deal.   “It is not a failure or thing of failure for someone...
This is the terrifying moment a jealous Brazilian wife stormed a bar and shot dead a younger woman who was sitting next to her husband as they drank with friends.   In the video below, Dayane Rafaella de Silva Rodrigues, 31, can be seen making her way into the building in...
A Nigerian professor, Edwin Okey Chikata Ijeoma, who previously renounced his Nigerian citizenship, has been expelled from South Africa over bigamous marriage.   Ijeoma, a professor of public sector economics at the University of Fort Hare (UFH) in the Eastern Cape had his citizenship revoked by the Ministry of Home Affairs...
Former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, was arrested for breaking into the Royal Spring Palm Hotels and Apartments, the state police command has said. SaharaReporters had reported how the state government seized the estate allegedly belonging to Nkechi, wife of the former governor. Enyinnaya Onuegbu, the commissioner for lands, had...
The pilot who drove the military aircraft King Air 350 that crashed short of the Abuja runway after reporting engine failure enroute Minna. He made sure to avoid the plane crashing into residential area. Flight Lieutenant Chiroma Haruna Gadzama Like late Fg Offr Arotile, Flt Lt Gadzama was a proper child of...
A military aircraft has crashed in Abuja. The aircraft, King Air 350 en-route to Minna crashed at Bassa Airport Village on Sunday morning, February 21, after reporting engine failure Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika confirmed the crash in a tweet and said it "appears to be fatal”.   The Minister also urged Nigerians to be...