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Ronaldo will not face charges over alleged rape

Football star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face charges after being accused of sexual assault, US prosecutors say. Kathryn Mayorga, 34, had alleged that the Juventus player raped her at a Las Vegas hotel in 2009. She reportedly reached an out-of-court settlement with the Portuguese star in 2010, but sought to reopen the case in 2018. […]

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Channels TV Reporter shot during Shi’ites protest dies

The Channels Television reporter shot at the scene of the clash between members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), better known as Shiites, and the police is dead. His death was announced during the 10pm news bulletin of the station. He was identified as Precious Owolabi, a member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). Security operatives […]

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Donald Duke’s beautiful daughter graduates from UK University (Photos)

Donna, the beautiful daughter of ex-presidential candidate, Donald Duke, graduated from the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom yesterday, July 22nd. Duke and his wife attended the graduation ceremony.

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Another Nigerian killed in South Africa

As Nigerians mourn Obianuju Ndubuisi-Chukwu, a Nigerian insurance chief who was murdered in South Africa, the country again is grappling with the ruthless assassination of a teenager in that country. The latest killing brings to about 200, Nigerians killed in xenophobic attacks between 2016 and this year. South Africa is home to about 800,000 Nigerians, […]

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Deputy commissioner of police killed as Shi’ites clash with security agents in Nigeria

Usman Umar, deputy commissioner of police in charge of operations in the federal capital territory (FCT), has been killed. Umar was reportedly killed during a protest by members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), also known as the Shiites, in Abuja on Monday. He was said to have been shot while trying to pacify […]

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COZA Rape Saga: IG orders case transfer to Lagos

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered that petitions from the Senior Pastor of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly, Abuja, Biodun Fatoyinbo, and the Dakolos, be merged and investigated at the Force Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Alagbon, Ikoyi, Lagos. Lawyer to the Dakolos, Mr Femi Falana, made the revelation during a telephone conversation […]

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Nigerian Air Force rewards officer who returned missing 37,000 Euros

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said it is set to reward one of its personnel, Bashir Umar, who found some missing foreign currency – 37,000 Euros – and returned it to its owner. Mr Umar, an aircraftman, is a member of the NAF Mobile Air Defence Team deployed to Kano airport for security duties. He […]

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Insecurity: 72 killed, 32 kidnapped across Nigeria last week

No fewer than 72 people were killed in different violent attacks across Nigeria last week. At least 32 people were also kidnapped during the period. The number of victims killed increased from the 16 deaths recorded the previous week. The number of kidnapped victims also increased. The latest killings occur despite the claim of the […]

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N8.5 million we receive monthly is too small, says Nigerian lawmaker

The N8.5 million monthly running cost that members of the House of Representatives receive is insufficient, a lawmaker has said. Oluwole Oke, who represents Oriade Federal Constituency of Osun State, stated this in an interview with Punch Newspaper. The lawmaker admitted that the running cost is different from the N606,000 he earns as monthly salary […]

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Atiku will win at tribunal, PDP is the only party that can deliver Nigeria – Peter Obi

Against all odds, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Vice Presidential Candidate, Mr. Peter Obi has urged Nigerians to keep hope alive as the party’s candidate Atiku Abubakar will reclaim its mandate through the election tribunal. Obi raised the hope of the faithful when he addressed the 8th Stakeholders Meeting of the Anambra Chapter of PDP […]

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COZA Rape Saga: Aisha Buhari warns IGP against intimidating the Dakolos

Nigeria’s First Lady, Aisha Buhari has warned the Inspector General of Police against intimidating Busola Dakolo and her husband, Timi over the rape allegation against Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly, COZA. Busola had come out openly to accuse Fatoyinbo of raping her 20 years ago when she was still 16 years […]

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Unemployment: Declare state of emergency, investment expert tells Nigerian government

The Chief Investment Officer at Ovid Investment Capital, United Kingdom, Mr Ekos Akponkabeyen, has called on the Federal Government to declare state of emergency in states with high level of unemployment, insecurity and killings. Akponkabeyen who made the call on Friday at a press conference to mark a presentation of his new book titled, ‘The […]

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Senator Ike Ekweremadu’s daughter graduates from foreign University (Photos)

A happy senator Ike Ekweremadu shared photos from the graduation ceremony of his daughter, Sonia Chinonso Ekweremadu on Twitter. According to him, his daughter graduated with a degree in media and communications.  

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Criminals richer than us – Nigeria Police

The Nigeria Police Force has warned criminals to repent and be good citizens with legitimate business. The police also stated that some of the criminals in Nigeria were rich people who sponsored lies against its establishment. The Deputy Commissioner of Police and Commander, Intelligence Response Team of NPF, Abba Kyari, issued the warning in an […]

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Algeria break 29-year jinx, wins 2019 AFCON

Algeria’s Desert Foxes defeated Senegal 1-0 in the final of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations to emerge winners of the continent’s top football showpiece for a second time, 29 years after they first won it. Aliou Cisse, the Senegal coach, was captain when the Teranga Lions lost the final to Cameroon in Bamako 17 […]

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Six humanitarian workers missing after B’Haram ambush, driver killed

No fewer than six humanitarian workers have been missing and a driver killed after Boko Haram ambushed their vehicles in the northern part of Borno State. One of the international humanitarian organisations, Action Against Hunger whose personnel was among the victims in a statement confirmed the ambush on a convoy of vehicles conveying the aid […]

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Nigerian government won’t stop prosecution of El-Zakzaky – Buhari

The Presidency on Friday told the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, to stop its provocative and lawless acts and face their leaders trial in court. The Presidency said that President Muhammadu Buhari will not interfere in the ongoing trial of the leader of IMN, Sheikh Ibrahim El-ZakZaky at the Kaduna Court. A statement by the […]

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Aisha Buhari calls for justice on teachers who allegedly molested blind students

The First Lady of Nigeria, Aisha Buhari has reacted to report of two teachers who have been suspended for allegedly molesting blind students. The Incident was reported to have occurred at FCT School for the Blind, Jabi. The Permanent Secretary of the FCT, Mr Chinyeaka Ohaa, paid an unexpected visit to the school on Wednesday […]

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