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Divorce: We’re probing possible hacking of Olori Naomi’s Instagram page, says Ooni’s palace

The palace of Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, says it is probing possible hacking of Olori Naomi’s Instragam page.It denied knowledge of the report that the marriage between the monarch a...

BREAKING: Gas explosion rocks Lagos on Christmas Eve

There is panic at the Ayobo Ipaja area of Lagos State over a gas explosion that occurred in the area on Friday.The report gathered that the gas explosion happened around 1 am on Frida...

LASUTH attack: Hospital workers waited 12 hours before treatment, victim dead, says family

The family of a gunshot victim, Gabriel Asoh, who died at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, has said workers at the state hospital waited for 12 hours before attending to him....

Yuletide: FG declares free train rides from Dec 24 to Jan 4

The Federal Government has declared free train rides for citizens from December 24, 2021 to January 4, 2022.Managing Director, Nigeria Railway Corporation, Fidet Okhiria, disclosed this in a...

Six die, others injured in Zamfara auto crash

Six persons died while six others were injured in an auto crash that occurred at Tazame Village in Tsafe Local Government Area of Zamfara on Thursday.The accident occurred when the Sharon bu...

Uba appeals court’s disqualification as APC candidate

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the November 6 Anambra State governorship election, Senator Andy Uba, has formally appealed the judgment of a Federal High Court disqu...

Bandits kill Kaduna ex-Army officer for resisting order, abduct scores

Bandits on Tuesday invaded Ungwan Gimbiya community, a suburb of Kaduna town, in the Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, killing a retired army officer and kidnapping an unspecified numbe...

Pictorial: Toyin Abraham, Nkechi Blessing, others grace Adedimeji Lateef’s wedding in Lagos

It was a star-studded event at the wedding ceremony of Nollywood love birds, Adedimeji Lateef and Adebimpe Oyebade, which was held in Lagos.Fellow Nollywood stars such as Toyin Abraham, Kola...

Nigeria needs N348.1trn investments to achieve 5-year NDP

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria needs an investment size of N348.1 trillion to achieve the targets set out in the National Development Plan (NDP) 2021-2025.Mr Femi Adesina, the Presi...

Opposition parties will resist attempt to rig Enugu LG poll – APC

The Enugu State chapter of the All Progressives Congress on Sunday, warned the state government as well as the State Independent Electoral Commission against any attempt to rig the forthcoming loca...

Sylvester: Falana asks police to invite Kemi Olunloyo over ‘reckless allegation’

A law firm, Falana and Falana’s Chambers, has asked the Lagos State Police Command to invite blogger and social media personality, Kemi Olunloyo, to explain a “reckless allegation” she made against...

BREAKING: NFF sacks Gernot Rohr

The Nigeria Football Federation has appointed Mr Augustine Eguavoen, currently, its Technical Director, as the Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles on an interim basis. This is with immediate effe...

Insecurity: Sultan, CAN slam FG, say everything’s not right

The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, and the CAN President, Rev. Samson Ayokunle, have lampooned the Federal Government for the poor management of the nation’s security.Following the recent...

Bandit’s storm Abuja community, abduct 8 persons, kill housewife

Armed bandits have reportedly shot and killed a house-wife and abducted 8 eight other residents at Piri, an Abuja community in the Kwali Area Council of the FCT.The kidnappers were said to h...

137 terrorists, bandits killed in Yobe, Abuja-Kaduna highway operations – DHQ

The Defence Headquarters on Thursday said a total of 137 terrorists and bandits were killed in Yobe and Abuja-Kaduna Highway operations between November 25 and December 9.It also said troops...

Whitemoney, Nengi to attend 2021 food festival

The Lagos State Government has announced that the winner of Big Brother Naija Season six, Hazel Onou (Whitemoney) and a former housemate of the show, Rebecca Nengi, will attend the 2021 Lagos Food ...

Child trafficking: Imo court denies nurse bail

An Owerri high court on Tuesday denied a nurse, Ngozi Ebuzoaju, bail in a child trafficking case.At the resumed hearing, counsel to the suspect, Lawrence Ukadike, asked the presiding justice...

Abductors of Ondo Catholic Priest demand for N20m ransom

Abductors of the Catholic Priest, Rev. Fr. Joseph Ajayi, along Akure-Ikere Expressed in Ondo State have demanded N20m ransom for his release.Recall, that the clergyman was abducted while tra...

Navy seizes 265 bags of smuggled rice in Akwa Ibom

The Nigerian Navy, Forward Operating Base (FOB),  Ibaka, Mbo Local Government Area of Akwa  Ibom, has seized 265 bags of smuggled rice and impounded boats used in smuggling them.Th...

Insecurity: Escaped prison inmates on rampage in Imo, Uzodimma laments

The Imo State governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma Tuesday lamented that the inmates that escaped from the Owerri Correctional Center some months ago as a result of jailbreak are on the rampage, compoun...