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They put P-Square together again with birthday bromance; any lesson?

That the Okoye twins have put P-Square together again is no news. In fact, the ‘remarriage’ of Peter and Paul was foreseen by Vanguard. Read it ...

Nine killed in separate bandit attacks on Sokoto communities

Sokoto State Police Command on Thursday confirmed that nine persons died in separate attacks by bandits on three villages in Sabon Birni local government area.The Command’s Public Relations ...

Bandits want education, facilities for children to drop arms – Gumi

Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, has said bandits are ready to drop their arm only if government can provide education and other basic amenities for Fulani herdsmen across the north and by extens...

ENDSARS Report: We’re professionals, at this point, Nigerians shouldn’t make disparaging remarks against us – Gen Irabor

The Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor, has frowned at the manner at which the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry on Restitution for Victims of SARS Related Abuses and Other Matters (L...

#EndSARS report: I knew there was calamity at Lekki — Desmond Elliot

Nigerian actor and politician Desmond Elliot has reacted to the Lagos EndSARS panel report, which was released on Monday.Reacting to the report on the Wake Up Nigeria programme on TVC...

Secessionist groups should learn from South Sudan war – Fayemi

The Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has asked secessionist groups in the country to learn from the history of South Sudan which broke into war within two years after achieving self-determin...

Nigerians should continue to trust military – Chief of Defence Staff

General Lucky Irabor, Chief of Defense Staff, on Tuesday in Benin said Nigerians should continue to trust the Armed Forces in spite of reports making the rounds of the Army indictment in the #EndSA...

IPMAN confirms availability of kerosene; black market selling for N450/ltr

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, IPMAN, has confirmed the availability of domestic kerosene in the country.The National Public Relations Officer of the association...

How ISWAP in ‘revenge mission’ kill Brigade Commander, others in Borno

A suspected group of terrorists Islamic State of West Africa Province, ISWAP at the weekend killed Brigadier-General Dzarma Zirkushi, the commander of the 28 Task Force Brigade, Chibok Local Govern...

Police Arrest 35-Year-Old Man For Allegedly Raping Siblings In Delta

Police in Asaba, Delta State capital have arrested a 35-year-old man for raping two sisters of the same mother.The suspect, Mr. Jude Nduka of No. 10 Obi Onuwe Street behind Kowen Plaza Asaba...

Igboho’s followers protest in Ibadan

Followers of the detained Yoruba Nation agitator, Chief Sunday Adeyemo also known as Igboho have taken to the street on Ibadan, the Oyo state capital, asking the federal government to push his unco...

N-Power to accommodate additional five million beneficiaries —FG

Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar FarouqThe President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has ordered the Federal Ministry of Hum...

Mass killings: Come to our aid before we’re wiped out — Kaduna Royal father pleads

The man is in pain. He feels sick and sad each day as he sits on his throne as a royal father.Unlike what he used to do in the past when peace occupied a pride of place in his kingdom, he ca...

Embrace Mortgage Housing, Enugu govt urges residents

The Enugu State Government has urged its residents to leverage opportunities in mortgage schemes to provide affordable houses for the low-income earners to address the housing deficit in the state....

Mass killings seem like new normal in Nigeria, says Dogara

A former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said Nigerians seem to have accepted mass killings in the country as the new normal.This is as he lamented that such kill...

Bandits collect foodstuffs as ransom, abduct family members of victims

Kidnappers of worshippers in the Maza-Kuka community, Mashegu Local Government Area of Niger State have abducted two family members of their victims, Daily Trust reports.The newly abducted p...

Two feared dead in Lagos BRT, commercial bus crash

Two people were feared dead and several others injured in a crash involving a Bus Rapid Transit vehicle and a commercial bus on the Ile-Epo, Agege end of the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway, Lagos State ...

Village Head to pay woman N8.5m for encroaching on her land

A Kaduna State High Court has ordered a Kaduna Village Head, to pay N8,500,000 to one Hajia Binta Shagamu, over encroachment of her land in the Kakau area of Chikun Local Government Council of the ...

Twins detained over N215,000 hospital bill

Twin babies — a boy and a girl — born on October 22 at Supreme Royal hospital in Lagos, have been detained by the hospital management over unpaid balance of N215,000 bills.According to the m...

Anambra: INEC adjusts voting timeline for Ihiala supplementary polls

The Independent National Electoral Commission has announced a slight adjustment in the supplementary election to be held in Ihiala Local Government Area of Anambra State.According to the com...