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Governor Rochas Okorocha claims he has no political reason for payment of pension arrears

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, yesterday said there were no political reasons for paying arrears of pensions and gratuities to retired workers from 1993 ...

Aminu Tambuwal picks APC presidential nomination form

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, has picked the notice of intent and nomination forms to run for the office of president ...

Police Orders AIGs, CommissionersTo Mop Up Arms, Ammunition In The Country

 The Police High Command has ordered all Assistant Inspectors General of Police in the 12 zones of the country and command police commissioners to carry ...

United States Gives Reason For Refusing To Sell Cobra Helicopters To Nigeria

The United States has said that it refused to sell its Cobra helicopters to Nigeria due to concerns about the Nigeria’s military ability to use ...

Oby Ezekwesili - I couldn’t afford to pay house rent when I was a minister

A former Minister for Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili has said that she could not afford to pay her mother’s rent while serving in government. This came ...

Lagos Bank Manager Secretly Weds Lover In Dubai

There is a twist in a divorce suit between an area manager with an old generation bank in Lagos, western Nigeria, Mrs Blessing Ifeanyi-Okpoko and ...

Desmond Elliot Denies Sleeping With 2 Sisters

After being accused of sleeping with two sisters in a news report that went viral in 2013, Nollywood actor, Desmond Elliot kept silent on the ... Full story

Sullivan Chime plots deputy’s impeachment, mobilises lawmakers

There were indications, yesterday, that the deputy governor of Enugu State, Chief Sunday Onyebuchi, may be impeached any time from now as Governor Sullivan Chime ... Full story

Muhammadu Buhari tells Jonathan Nigeria is sitting on keg of gun powder

Former Head of State and chieftain of the opposition All Progressives Congress, APC, General Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, x-rayed current political developments in the country and ... Full story

Lawmakers In Edo State Engage In Physical Fight At State House Of Assembly - Video

The tension in Edo state House of Assembly took a different turn on Monday, June 23, 2014 as lawmakers resorted to physical fight in a ... Full story

Listen To Leaked Call Of Jim Iyke Threatening Writer Emma Agu

“I will beat you like a little dog”, says a man alleged to be Nollywood actor Jim Iyke cursing out NigeriaFM founder Emma Agu. The call ... Full story

Human Skull Is Discovered In Church Ceiling In Lagos State

Wonders shall never end! Lagos State Directorate of Public Prosecutions said 49-year-old Samson Adeneye and a woman, Oyerinde Olawunmi, 48, have a case to answer ... Full story

Are Marketers Set To Ban Nollywood Actress Ini Edo?

Movies makers are set to ban Ini Edo, A reliable source confirmed it.The proposed sanction is due to Ini Edo’s arrogant attitude on set and ... Full story

Woman Stabs Mother Of One To Death Over Chelsea/Athletico Bet

A woman stabbed her mother in the chest, at Old Ojo Road, Amuwo Odofin local government area of Lagos State, on Thursday over the soccer ... Full story

“He hasn’t made any move yet” – Dillish Mathews addresses rumoured relationship

Dillish Matthews, rumoured girlfriend of Nigerian singer, Flavour and winner of Big Brother Africa ‘ the chase’ has finally addressed the rumour on her relationship ... Full story

Fallen diesel truck burst into flames in Lekki, Lagos

Fire fighters are on Lekki Admiralty way after an accident involving a diesel truck burnt four cars ..Cool Fm's OAP Freeze witnessed it first hand ... Full story

Pastor Chris Okotie's Ex-Wife's Daughter Jessica Henshaw Attacks Lupita Nyong'o

Hollywood actress Lupita Nyong'o has been criticized in recent times for speaking against bleaching the skin. This time, she's been attacked by Jessica Henshaw, the daughter ... Full story

Abducted Schoolgirls Have Been Married Off And Moved Abroad

Most of the 234 Borno schoolgirls in Boko Haram captivity, according to a report on DailyTrust, have allegedly been ferried abroad to Chad and Cameroon ... Full story

Don Jazzy Reacts To Risque Photo Of Him And Female In Bed

Few days ago, Don Jazzy shared a bedroom selfie on Instagram and added a cheeky note to his ‘future wife’. He wrote: “#DearFutureWife, you could have ... Full story

Angela Okorie Explains Why She Was Arrested For Theft In SA

Actress Angela Okorie was arrested and detained for a day in South Africa last weekend for allegedly stealing $3,200 from a friend's home. Reacting to ... Full story

Wedding Festivities: Tiwa, Tee Billz, Don Jazzy And More On Cruise In Dubai

Tiwa Savage and Teebillz Balogun’s Dubai wedding is now starting to look like a mini vacation for their celebrity friends who flew all the way ... Full story

Meet Lott Jonathan, President Goodluck Jonathan's Second Wife

According to our source. President Goodluck Jonathan is married to two women…reports say his second wife, Mrs Lott Jonathan aka Lott J is a top ... Full story

Male University Student Gang-Raped By Five Male Colleagues

According to Leadership Newspaper it did. Below is how they are reporting it Five male students of a Nigerian university landed into a big soup when ... Full story

‘Mad Man’ In Benin Found With N4 Million, Human Parts & Ammunition

A man in Benin City, Edo State, who succeeded in fooling people into thinking he was mad, has turned out to be a ritual killer ... Full story

Lola Omotayo-Okoye Replies Haters Who Blame Her For Psquare’s Fight

It seems people are beginning to blame Peter Okoye’s wife, Lola Omotayo for the sad Psquare’s separation. Fans are calling her all sorts of names like ... Full story

Psquare Split: Paul Okoye Breaks Silence

The Psquare Family: Peter and Paul Okoye with wives Lola Omotayo, Anita Isamah and children – Andre, Aliona and Cameron. As the on-going controversy in the ... Full story

Check Out Kwam1′s Multi-Million Naira Mansion In Ogun State!

Check out Legendary fuji star, Wasiu Ayinde Anifowose well known as KWAM1's multi-million naira mansion in Ijebu Ode, Ogun State. The mansion which he named ‘Ule Omoojusagbola’ House was ... Full story

Online Boko Haram supporter arrested and faces terrorism charge

An Abuja Federal High Court has ruled that a suspected ‘online’ terrorist, Muktar Ibrahim [aka Abu Sabaya], who supports the activities of the Boko Haram sect on ... Full story

Tiwa Savage’s Wedding Yacht Crashes Into Rocks During Storm

A luxury party boat, Superyacht Jasmin, owned by Epic Luxury Yachts in Dubai which is slated to host Tiwa Savage’s wedding ceremony on the 26th of April, 2014 ... Full story

Tonto Dikeh Says Her Siblings Are 'Unworthy' Of Her

This may be too harsh! It's National Siblings Day today and here's the message Tonto Dikeh shared with her fans on Instagram. In it, Tonto Dikeh ... Full story

Nollywood Actress Uche Jombo Is Reportedly Pregnant By American Hubby

Jombo ventured into the Nigerian movie industry in 1999 in the movie Visa to hell and since then has over sixty movies to her credit. ... Full story

Cossy Orjiakor claims she was robbed and sustained minor injuries

Apparently this supposedly happened 2 days ago in the Orile area of Lagos. Don't like driving around that area, especially at night! Those guys will ... Full story

Tiwa Savage Pays Tribute To Zara Gretti

The artiste community will mourn this beautiful songstress for quite some time with many Nigerian artistes taking to their individual platforms to celebrate Zara Gretti’s eventful ... Full story

President Goodluck Jonathan Nominates Judge Zainab Bulkachuwa For President of The Court Of Appeal

Judge Zainab Bulkachuwa has been nominated by President Goodluck Jonathan for the position of President of the Court of Appeal. Her name has been sent forward ... Full story

Pastor of Christ Citizen Glorious Assembly arraigned for allegedly defrauding church member

The Pastor of Christ Citizen Glorious Assembly, Okota, Lagos, Pastor Ikechukwu Ezeiru, has been charged with fraud at an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrate’s Court. He was ... Full story

United States government’s report on corruption in Nigeria

THE United States government’s recent report on the role of the government in the proliferation of corruption in Nigeria offers a fresh and undeniable insight ... Full story

Boko Haram militants roaming free in Nigeria, with AK-47s Rocket Launchers

Nigeria's Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram responsible for killing some 60 students at a boarding school in Yobe are seen in this undated video roaming ... Full story

Breaking News! Three pupils killed in Lagos auto crash

Three school pupils were on Monday morning killed in an accident in the Ikota area of Victoria Garden City (VGC), Lagos. Eyewitness said the several pupils ... Full story

Lagos Ranked World’s 4th Worst City On Earth

Lagos is the fourth worst city in the world, Economist Intelligence Unit, EIU, an independent forecasting and advisory business within the Economist Group has said. ... Full story

Bianca Ojukwu: I was never Fani-Kayode’s girlfriend

Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu’s widow and Nigeria’s ambassador to Spain, Mrs. Bianca Ojukwu, has described as false the claim by former Aviation Minister, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, ... Full story

Gunmen kidnap Chief Mike Ozekhome, prominent lawyer in southern Nigeria

Gunmen have kidnapped a prominent Lagos-based lawyer and social critic in southern Nigeria in an apparent ransom bid, a colleague and police said Saturday. "I have ... Full story

Boko Haram Strikes Again, 11 Civilians, 2 Terrorists Dead in Borno

At least 13 persons were reportedly killed when members of the infamous terrorist group, Boko Haram, attacked Damboa Village, about 85 km north of Maiduguri, ... Full story

12 Year Old Boy Accused Of Attempting To Kidnap A Child, Burnt Alive By Mob - Video

The discovery of a harrowing video of a twelve year old boy called Samuel being lynched has led to a group of Nigerians launching a ... Full story

Delta State University Students Beaten To Death By Angry Mob - Graphic Video

A 25-year-old undergraduate of Delta State University, Ifechukwude Nwainokpor, and his friend, identified simply as Kazeem were attacked and beaten to death by a mob ... Full story

Asari Dokubo spits fire: Underage marriage is our right as muslims

Former militant and national leader of the Niger Delta Peoples Volunteers Force, Alhaji Mujahid Dokubo-Asari, has stated his position on the Underage Marriage Bill recently ... Full story

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Retired bank staff allege unfair treatment

By Johnbosco AgbakwuruABUJA—RETIRED staff of First Bank of Nigeria Plc, have decried what they described as unfair treatment from the management of the bank, lamenting ...

FG moving out of resource-based economy —Minister

ABUJA—Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Abdu Bulama, has said that the Federal Government was moving Nigeria from a resource-based to a diversified, knowledge-based economy ...

Little John And The Fight Against Corruption In Ghana By Kwesi E. Baako

I often catch myself making excuses for others. Even those that have hurt me, I try to find a motive for their actions. “That is ...

Ijaw youths threaten to invade Kokori over spiritual leader’s kidnap

By Samuel OyadonghaYenagoa—Ijaw youths, under the aegis of Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, have threatened to invade Kokori community in Ethiope East Local Government Area of ...

House To Reconvene Over Extension Of Emergency Rule In Northeast States

Nigeria's House of Representatives is set to reconvene on Thursday to decide finally on the request by the President to extend the emergency rule in ...

UBA Ruby Account Offers More Exclusive Perks For Women, Introduces Priority Pass

Lagos; 17-11-2014; Women who chose Ruby, a female focused current account offered by pan-African bank, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, will now enjoy more perks ...

Reduce number of aides instead of imposing ‘unnecessary’ austerity measures; PENGASSAN, NUPENG tell FG

Abuja – The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has advised political office holders and politicians to prune the number of ...

Sack Adamawa, Yobe, Borno govs — Clark, others

By Henry UmoruABUJA – FORMER Federal Commissioner for Information and South South leader, Chief Edwin Clark and other elders under the aegis of  Congress for ...

Second Woman Strip-Attacked In Kenya As Nation Debates New Realities

According to ABC News, a second woman has been attacked and stripped by a mob in Kenya less than a week after another woman was ...

Tambuwal: I Withdrew From Presidential Race In The Larger Interest

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, who earlier on Tuesday announced his withdrawal from the presidential race of the All Progressives ...