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President Goodluck Jonathan names Abba new Inspector-General of police

President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday named an Assistant  Suleiman Abba, the new Inspector-General of Police. Abba, who until his appointment, was the AIG in charge of ...

Confusion over alfa arrested with placenta in Ilorin

The discovery of a baby placenta in the residence of a man, identified simply as Alfa Gani, is causing confusion in the Laduba community, Ogidi ...

Nigeria's sprint queen Blessing Okagbare wins Commonwealth women 200m gold

Nigeria's sprint queen, Blessing Okagbare yesterday won the women 200m gold at the on-going Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland. She clocked 22.25 seconds to confirm ...

Man kills lover in Lagos, flees to Ghana

The Lagos State Police Command, yesterday, disclosed that it was close to apprehending the 33-year-old man who allegedly strangled his lover, a 39-year-old mother of ...

15 feared killed as gunmen sack Rivers communities

No fewer than 15 persons were feared killed in Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area of Rivers State by some rampaging gunmen.The gunmen, numbering about 12, stormed ...

NYSC redeploys corps members from Borno, Kano, Yobe, others

The National Youth Service Corps on Thursday announced the redeployment of corps members from seven northern states.The affected states are Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Jigawa, ...

Timipre Sylva - Gunmen abduct uncle of former Bayelsa governor

Gunmen have abducted an uncle of former Governor of Bayelsa State, Timipre Sylva, Benson Adigio-Eseni, 86. The abduction of the octogenarian has further heightened the challenges ...

Muslims Defy Insecurity To Celebrate Sallah

Despite heightened fear over possible attacks by the members of Boko Haram, thousands of Muslims trooped to various praying centres across Adamawa State to observe ...

President Jonathan paying lip service to free, fair elections – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked President Goodluck Jonathan to walk his talk as far as the organization of free and fair elections in ...

Ikechukwu Ayo Aduba: Police job, the best in Nigeria

It was pomp and pageantry recently at the Delta State Police Command Headquarters when the state police boss, Ikechukwu Ayo Aduba, bowed out after 35 ...

Presidency warns those attacking President Goodluck Jonathan to put a stop to it

THE Presidency has warned those attacking President Goodluck Jonathan to put a stop to that against the backdrop that any insult melted on the president ...

Federal government procures 40 attack helicopters with night vision

Aftermathof the determination by the Jonathan administration to eliminate terrorism in the North East and smoke out insurgents from the hideouts, the federal government has ...

Shiites Muslims, Nigerian troops clash in Zaria over Gaza conflict

About five people were reportedly killed today after a clash between Nigerian soldiers and Shiite Muslims in Zaria, Kaduna State. Residents said soldiers exchanged fire with ...

25 killed in Kaduna suicide attack

Several people were Wednesday feared dead when an explosion rocked Kaduna. The blast occurred near Kano Motel along Alkali Road, in the metropolis. Vanguard gathered  that ...

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

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A Week After Killing Shiites In Zaria, Nigerian Military Authorities Say Investigations Ongoing

A week after members of a Shiite Islamic sect accused Nigerian soldiersof murdering more than 30 of their members, including three sons of the sect’s leader, the Nigerian military has finally ...

A Conversation With Lexy Mojo-Eyes, Founder Of Nigerian Fashion Week By Ntumba Mukendi

Lexy Mojo Eyes has been the vanguard and a major catalyst in the Nigerian and African fashion Industry. He introduced the first major fashion event ...

Contrary To Minister Of Health's Announcement, There Are No Ebola Screening Centers At Ghana's Main Airport

Last Thursday, Ghana’s Minister of Health, Dr. Agyeman-Mensah, announced the setting up of Ebola Screening Centers at the Kotoka International Airport, Accra, the country's sole ...

Navy Hands Over Suspected Oil Thieves, Vessel to EFCC

The Nigerian Navy Central Command, Yenagoa, on Thursday July 31, 2014, handed over sixteen suspected oil thieves and a vessel, MV MARO, to the Economic ...

Ogoni: A Case Of Environmental Terrorism By Legborsi Esaen

August 4th, 2014 will make it precisely three years since the detailed report of the United Nations environmental program study on Ogoniland was submitted to ...

Why The Terror Victims Support Fund Is Not Enough By Olu Onemola

The launch of the Terror Victims Support Fund, chaired by General T.Y. Danjuma is not only timely, but necessary, given the spate of bombings and ...

I Used Jennifer Lopez Secret: I Am Not Bleaching Please…..Actress, Chiamaka Nwokeukwu

Fast rising Nollywood actress, Chiamaka Nwokeukwu, is gradually carving a niche for herself as she has been nominated in two awards; the Choice Awards and ...

Ebola Virus: 5 Preventive Measures To Follow To Protect Yourself

The news over the past couple of weeks in Nigeria has all been about the Ebola Virus and the epidemic in West Africa that has ...

President Goodluck Jonathan names Abba new Inspector-General of police

President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday named an Assistant  Suleiman Abba, the new Inspector-General of Police. Abba, who until his appointment, was the AIG in charge of ...

Confusion over alfa arrested with placenta in Ilorin

The discovery of a baby placenta in the residence of a man, identified simply as Alfa Gani, is causing confusion in the Laduba community, Ogidi ...