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Man Goes Crazy In Kaduna, Slaughters people like sallah rams. 2 died, several others injured

Barely 24 hours after the Eid-El-kabir celebration, a middle age man whose name is yet to be known engaged in an indiscriminate slaughtering of human beings in the form of a ram leaving two persons dead and other Four in a critical condition at the Saint Gerard Catholic Hospital in ...

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Jonathan condemns Kaduna bombing

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has condemned Sunday’s suicide bomb attack on a Catholic Church in Kaduna. The President, who was extremely saddened by the explosion, described it as “barbaric, cruel and uncalled for.” According to a statement by presidential spokesman, Dr. Reuben Abati, President Jonathan noted that the apparent objective ...

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GARY GLITTER ARRESTED THIS MORNING BY COPS INVESTIGATING SAVILE

GARY Glitter was arrested this morning – by police investigating the Jimmy Savile scandal. The 68-year-old former pop star was held at 7.15am at his home in central London and taken to a police station for questioning. He was held for several hours but has been released this evening. A ...

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River State Governor acquires $45 million Bombardier jet

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Aides to Chime’s wife brutalise journalist

Security details attached to the wife of Enugu State governor, Mrs. Clara Chime, attacked a photojournalist with the News Agency of Nigeria, Mr. Mike Agada, on Friday evening. The mobile policemen attacked Agada at the burial of an in-law to one of the special advisers to the governor, at Amebota ...

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Two Auchi Poly Students Kidnap,Rape And Kill Fellow Student

Two male students of the Federal Polytechnic Auchi, in Edo state have been nabbed by the police for allegedly kidnapping, raping and killing a female student of the same institution. According to Vanguard, the students, Henry Edewo and Emmanuel Isikhuime kidnapped 21-year-old Mercy Peter on July 29, 2012, allegedly serially ...

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BREAKING NEWS: St. Rita Catholic church Badarawa, kaduna state. Explodes.

UPDATE Here is a full statement sent by the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity. “President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has condemned Sunday’s suicide bomb attack on a Catholic Church in Kaduna state. “The President who was extremely saddened by the explosion, described it as “barbaric, cruel and uncalled for.” ...

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My wife, a shining star – Jonathan

PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday in Abuja described his wife, Patience, as a shining star in his life. This came as Patience took a retrospective look at her life, especially in the last few weeks she was believed to have spent in hospital abroad and said whatever might have happened ...

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How woman, 25, escaped from ritualists

Call it a narrow escape or a close shave with death, you are not wrong in capturing the story of 25-year old Patience Bitrus who recently escaped from suspected ritualists in Bauchi State. However, her co-traveller was not as lucky as Patience painted a gory picture of how she was ...

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Soldier’s stray bullet leaves girl battling for life

PORT HARCOURT, THIRTEEN-year-old Jennifer Innocent is battling to save her life at University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, UPTH, after being allegedly hit in the head by stray bullet from an army rifle. The incident happened Wednesday at the Mile 4 neighbourhood of Obio/Akpor locality in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, ...

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Taraba State Governor Survives ANOTHER Plane Crash

The Taraba State Governor, Danbaba Suntai, escaped death on Thursday after a plane he was flying crashed in Yola, the Adamawa State capital. The Taraba State Governor, his aide-de-camp and chief security officer, who were also in the plane that took off from Jalingo, the Taraba State capital, and three ...

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25years Old man, charged for stealing Bible

A 25-year-old unemployed man, Ade Akindele, has been arraigned before Ojo Magistrate Court in Lagos, for allegedly stealing a King James Version of the Bible valued at N1,000, from a shop. Akindele, who had no fixed residence, was said to have become dazed after allegedly removing a black purse and ...

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Thursday and friday declared public holidays by the FG

The Federal government has declared thursday and friday, 25th and 26th of October public holidays to mark this years Eid-El kabir celebration.

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Police Defuse Bomb At Gombe University

The police yesterday successfully detonated a bomb and many improvised explosive devices planted at Gombe State University (GSU). A witness who spoke to newsmen said the bomb was concealed in a polythene bag and was planted between a faculty block and the administrative building of the university. The explosive devices ...

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LEADERS BLAME YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT, OTHERS FOR CRISES IN AFRICA

FOOD insecurity and youth unemployment have been identified as responsible for the violence and crises that have plagued most African nations. According to leaders on the continent, the situation could remain unabated should unemployment and food insecurity persist. The opinion was reached at this year’s edition of Security Watch Africa lecture ...

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Gunmen Kill Another UNIPORT Student, Girlfriend And Ex-Corps Member

Two weeks after four students of the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) were killed by a mob in Omuokiri, Aluu, tragedy struck in another host community of the institution as unknown gunmen killed another student of the school, his girlfriend and an ex-member of the National Youth Service Corps. The ...

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Chidi Mokeme Returns For Gulder Ultimate Search!! As 12 Contestants Are Revealed For This Year’s Edition

Seven years after his absence, Nollywood hunk, Chidi Mokeme, finally makes a grand return as anchor of Nigeria’s number one reality television show, the Gulder Ultimate Search. Mokeme’s return was announced at the final selection party held to unveil before the public, the 12 finalists who would make the trip ...

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Opinion: Media freedom and Nigeria’s entertainment industry: The Dr. Sid case study by Akinyemi Ayinoluwa

The courts have long afforded protection to the wrongful use of private information; it penalizes the improper use of information disclosed by one person to another in confidence. The Media and Entertainment Law as a substratum of Law practice is considered undeveloped or non-existent in major quarters, how far from ...

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The man who brought MTV to Africa

Alex Okosi left Nigeria as a young boy in the late 1980s to seek a better future in the United States. By the early 2000s, the music executive was carving a successful career with broadcasting giant MTV, holding strategic positions within the influential medial company both in the United States ...

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Minister of Aviation Stella Oduah paddles canoe in her flooded village

The minister posted the photos on her Facebook page showing the state of her own village in Akili, Anambra State. The flood, which began in September after the Lagdo Dam in Northern Cameroon broke, has displaced over 50, 000 people and killed at least one hundred so far! President Jonathan ...

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