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Benitez named Chelsea ‘interim’ manager

Chelsea announced Wednesday that Rafael Benitez had been appointed their interim first team-manager until the end of the season after the European champions sacked Roberto di Matteo. Di Matteo was fired after Tuesday’s 3-0 defeat by Juventus in Turin left Chelsea facing elimination at the group stage of the Champions ...

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University of Ilorin to Offer Course in Chinese Language

The University of Ilorin on Tuesday said it would commence teaching of Chinese (Mandarin) language. The University, which resolved the issue at its 23rd meeting of the Senate held in Ilorin, said that preparation for the take off of the course was in the pipe line. The University�s Director, Corporate ...

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Anambra Assembly votes for additional state

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The Anambra State House of Assembly, on Tuesday, threw its weight behind the clamour for the creation of Orimili State out of the present Anambra. Passing the motion sponsored by Hon. Tony One week Muonagor and seconded by Emeka Idu, the House urged Governor Peter Obi, National Assembly members from ...

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Bauchi civil servant sacked over Facebook comment

?? Bauchi State Government has sacked a staff of the state Ministry of Finance and Economic Development, Abbas Faggo, over alleged comments on his Facebook account about monumental corruption in the state. Faggo was alleged to have specifically commented on the funding of the wedding ceremony of the eldest son ...

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Hostel at College of Medicine Idi-Araba gutted by fire this morning

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One of the hostels at Medical School LUTH, block 6, was gutted by fire around 9am this morning. No lives were lost but properties and other valuables were destroyed in the inferno that lasted for over an hour before it was put out by the fire service. Cause of the ...

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Guys jostle to win heart of N64m winner

Winner of an airplane at the MTN Ultimate Wonder promo, Ebube Essien-Garricks, speaks with MAUREEN AZUH on how she became the lucky millionaire and her plans Stories of a rise from grass to grace, to many people, may be a case of a happy ending in movies and works of ...

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Chelsea sacks coach Roberto Di Matteo

Chelsea Football Club today November 21, 2012 said it has parted company with Manager Roberto Di Matteo. �The owner and the Board would like to thank Roberto for all he has done for the club since taking over in March. Roberto helped guide us to an historic Champions League victory ...

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Customs arrests passenger with $320,000 at Lagos airport

The Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Command of Nigeria Customs Service yesterday arrested a passenger with over $320,000 at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, about boarding a Qatar Airways flight bound for Doha, in the Gulf region. The passenger identified as Onwuekwe� Anthony Chidi, was checking in on Qatar Airways, when ...

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President Goodluck Jonathan’s younger brother is dead

President Goodluck Jonathan’s younger brother Meni Jonathan has died at the Aso Rock clinic Abuja today. Medical sources told SaharaReporters that Mr. Meni was flown in from Bayelsa last week to receive medical treatment at the Villa. The cause of death has not been revealed. Mr. Meni is President Jonathan’s ...

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Tragic end: Landlord’s son hacks pastor to death

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If he had exercised restraint instead� of complaining about the smoking of Indian hemp by his landlord’s son and his friends in his rented apartment, perhaps Akinyemi Oguntula’s life would not have ended so tragically. If only he had ignored and endured the inconvenience caused by the smoking of the ...

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Edo Community On Fire: Youths Declare War On Police, Traditional Ruler

Information reaching NaijaVibe from Okpela, a settlement in Auchi Local Government Area of Edo State, indicates that the community is currently on fire.�The crisis erupted between the youth, traditional ruler of the land and the police over job employment. According to a resident, the crisis brewed some months back when ...

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Boko Haram Dispatches Snipers to Kano, Kaduna, Bauchi, Abuja

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The Nigerian intelligence community appears unravelled by the latest maneuverings of the Boko Haram. Sources close to the Nigerian intelligence community reveal�there are strong indications that agents of Boko Haram recently dispatched snipers to the North East region of Nigeria � with a changed focus towards targeted killings and/or assassinations ...

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Abuja University Shut Down

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The University of Abuja has been ordered shut down by its authorities. The University was shut Monday morning following students� unrest. Reports reaching Vibesngists.com from Gwagwalada, where the University is situated, said trouble started when some students of the Faculty of Engineering protested the inability of the school authority to ...

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Soldiers Watched As Gen. Shuwa Was Killed

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A relation of General Muhammed Shuwa, who was killed 2 November by gunmen believed to be members of the Boko Haram has revealed how the General died. The story he related is different materially from the one given by Lt. Colonel Sagir Musa, spokesman of the Joint Task Force, in ...

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Breaking News: Gunmen kill Kano lawmaker

Gunmen riding on motorcycles have killed a prominent politician in Nigeria�s second city of Kano, officials said Sunday amid a wave of similar shootings blamed on a radical Islamist group. Boko Haram insurgents have attacked scores of political leaders and other symbols of authority in Nigeria�s restive north. A police ...

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Chaos In Yola After Muslim Was Killed In Illegal Checkpoint

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A local official says at least four people have died in riots that erupted in central Nigeria after a Muslim was killed at an illegal checkpoint. Local government chairman Isiaku Adamu said rioters burned houses and shops Sunday in Ibi, about 140 miles (230 kilometers) from the Taraba state capital ...

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Banker shot five times by a police officer

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An employee of Access Bank, Femi Badejo, who was allegedly shot alongside a security guard, Joshua Musa, by policemen on Saturday at Ikota, Lagos, still has a bullet lodged in his wrist as the doctors say the bullet cannot be removed at the moment �I’m still in pain from the ...

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Is Nigeria’s First Lady Still Sick?

Despite her return to Nigeria in pomp and circumstance about one month ago, First Lady Patience Jonathan is still sick. Shortly after the public relations exercise that attended her return, she retired into a medically-induced bed rest that has her kept her away from the public, unable to attend to ...

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BOKO HARAM: OBJ blames Jonathan

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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, blamed the incumbent president Goodluck Jonathan for allowing the Islamic sect, Boko Haram, to grow into a monster that is now uncontrollable by his failure to act on a report submitted to the government. The former president who spoke at a lecture delivered by Professor ...

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NCC bans all telecoms promos and Lotteries with immediate effect

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The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) yesterday November 12th banned all promotions and lotteries being run by telecoms companies with immediate effect. Do you support this ban? Meanwhile find a statement NCC released after the cut… Ban of all promotions and lotteries by telecommunications operators The Commission has, in recent times ...

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