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Nigeria: 80 Million Women Suffer Gender Violence - U.S. Embassy

Abuja — The Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Hajiya Zainab Maina, on Tuesday called on the National Assembly to pass the Violence Against ...

2015: Buhari raises funds on facebook

ABUJA — Former Head of State and All Progressives Congress, APC, presidential aspirant, General Muhammadu Buhari, has gone to social media to raise funds for ...

Nigerian Man Sentenced To Death For Drug Trafficking In Malaysia

A Nigerian man, Abuchi Ngwoke, 35, was sentenced to death today November 25th, by a Malaysian Hight Court on a drug trafficking conviction . ABUCHI NGWOKE Utusan/Azli ...

Genevieve Nnaji, Others Show Keen Interest in New Mobile Phone.[Pictures]

The event which was used to unveil its service on the new mobile phones, had fans asking for more as they were entertained by talented ...

35 year old Nigerian man sentenced to death for drug smuggling in Malaysia (PICTURED)

[embedded content]A 35-year old Nigerian man, Abuchi Ngwoke, has been sentenced to death for drug trafficking by a Malaysian Hight Court.Abuchi Ngwoke was accosted at ...

Deadline to curb Ebola will not be met -UN

A deadline of December 1 to contain the Ebola virus will not be fully met due to escalating numbers of cases in Sierra Leone and elsewhere, the ...

Jonathan is not anti-Muslim, says Presidency

The Presidency on Monday said President Goodluck Jonathan was not using his office to pursue anti-Muslim agenda as being alleged in some quarters. Dr Reuben Abati, ...

CAN President Asks Sultan of Sokoto to Write Boko Haram

At a 2-day meeting in Abuja with Senior Special Assistants on Religious Affairs to all state governors, President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), ...

Taraba Assembly Speaker resigns

The Speaker of Taraba House of Assembly, Mr Josiah Kente has resigned his position. Kente told journalists on Monday in Jalingo he had forwarded his resignation ...

PDP clears Maku , others to contest primaries for 2015 governorship election

The immediate past Minister of Information, Mr Lararan Maku, has said that political parties should not be seen as mere platforms for capturing political power, ...

Photos: University Of Jos Students Protest Increase Of Fees

The details are still very sketchy about why, but what we do know now is that there is a massive protest at the University Of ...

Toyin Dawodu- Obama's Dream Realized, Nigeria's Nightmares Just Began

Forty years ago, a young Nigerian returned home from his studies in England with his hard-earned degree in engineering. Proud and ready to get to ...

Doris Simeon And I Ain’t Intimate: Minjin

Former Kennis music artiste, Minjin, who is known for his Soukous, makossa, style of songs, has denied earlier rumours that he was in hot romance ...

Chidinma Given An Award From Her Village For Her Hardwork

Female singer Chidinma over the weekend received an award for her diligent contribution to music in the country the award was offered to her by ...

Rep loses daughter, 14, in Jigawa hostel fire

Daughter of a member of the House of Representatives, Rukayya Adamu Hassan Abunabo, 14, of May Excellence Private School, located at Gabari Quarters in Hadejia ...

FG bans telephones, indecent dressing in prisons

By Victoria OjemeABUJA — The Federal Government, weekend, gave Nigeria Prison Service 30 days ultimatum to withdraw all telephones from inmates and prisons officials in ...

I’ll never give up until I’m president of Nigeria - Atiku

Former Vice President and a presidential aspirant on the platform of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar on Sunday, said that he would ...

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

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Kenya: Eldoret Police Officers Transferred Over Scuffle With Area MP

THIRTY police officers of the Anti-Stock Theft Unit in Cheptiret, Eldoret, have been transferred following an incident in which some of them allegedly assaulted Kapseret ...

Africa: Peak Youth - Seizing the Moment

London — We have accepted the concept "peak oil" - the point where oil production goes into an irreversible decline. Now we are being asked ...

Burundi: Burundi Under Increased UN Scrutiny

The UN Human Rights Committee published a critical report on the situation in Burundi. The Security Council subsequently discussed the stability in Burundi and the ...

Burundi: UN Expert Urges Defence of Human Rights Activists to Promote Transparency

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders expressed regret today that defenders in Burundi are deemed to be political opponents, ...

Nigeria: 80 Million Women Suffer Gender Violence - U.S. Embassy

Abuja — The Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Hajiya Zainab Maina, on Tuesday called on the National Assembly to pass the Violence Against ...

2015: Buhari raises funds on facebook

ABUJA — Former Head of State and All Progressives Congress, APC, presidential aspirant, General Muhammadu Buhari, has gone to social media to raise funds for ...

Reps list 50 impeachable offences against Jonathan

By Emman Ovuakporie & Levinus NwabughioguABUJA — Indications emerged yesterday that members of the House of Representatives are on the same page with their Senate ...