Tribute To Sir Chidi Onuzo, A Veteran Broadcaster.

The announcement, this morning, of the death of Sir, Chudi Onuzo came to me as a shock. As a very little boy in the 1970s, I knew him when he…

General Council Staff Celebrates GT On His 69th Birthday

Earlier today the Coordinators, Directors and Management Staff with the General Superintendent, Assemblies of God Nigeria Rev. Pastor Ejikeme Ejim, and General Secretary, Rev. Godwin Amaowoh Ph.D. at the National…

Nigeria At A Crossroads, Says Osinbajo At Yoruba World Centre Launch

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said the world and Nigeria are presently at a crossroads. He said this in Ibadan, on Tuesday, at the launch of the International Centre For…

A Police Corporal Bagged PhD, Begs For Promotion

Born into the family of late Chief Louis Nnaji and late Grace Oriaku, Dr. Nnaji Ebenezer Chibueze is a native of Umuezibuoko Umualu in Isiuzor local government area Enugu State.…

Dozens Injured, Property Destroyed As Gunmen Attack Kogi Community

Gunmen have attacked Ewune-Egume village in Dekina Local Government Area of Kogi State, injuring dozens and destroying property worth millions of naira. An eyewitness who craved anonymity told our correspondent…

Buhari Suspends New NNPC Board Inauguration Indefinitely

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd) has suspended the inauguration of the newly constituted Board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company. The event which was scheduled to hold on…

ICPC Arraigns Gwagwalada Council Chair For N10m Bribe

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission has arraigned the Chairman of Gwagwalada Area Council, Adamu Danze, for allegedly receiving N10 million kickback from a contractor handling construction…

BREAKING: Hotel, Houses Burnt As Gunmen Kill Soldier In Imo

Gunmen on Monday afternoon killed a military officer when they attacked some soldiers in Awo Mmamma in the Oru East Local Government Area of Imo State. In reprisal, military men…

More Hardship To Citizens As Lagos State Crushes Over 400 Impounded Motorbikes

Lagos Police Crush 482 Impounded Motorbikes The Lagos State Police Command, on Saturday, crushed 482 motorbikes, impounded across the state. In a statement signed by the Police spokesperson, CSP Adekunle…

General Overseer, Christian Pentecostal Mission, Rev Obiora Ezekiel, Dies At 78

The founder of the Christian Pentecostal Mission, Obiora Ezekiel, is dead. He died at the age of 78. The death of the cleric was announced on the Facebook page of…

Tragedy: Policeman,Cook, Driver Die In Gombe Monarch’s Convoy Crash

No fewer than three persons were reported dead and three others injured in a crash involving the convoy of the Mai Tula, Alhaji Abubakar Atare, along Kumo Road, Gombe/Adamawa Expressway,…

Police Arrest Prof For Defiling 12-Year-Old Pupil In Ebonyi

The Ebonyi State Police Command, on Saturday, arrested a lecturer, Prof Felix Anyaegbunam, with the Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ndufu-Alike Ikwo, for allegedly defiling a 12-year-old pupil, in the state…

Abia: NBA To Protest Against Bad Roads In Aba

The Nigerian Bar Association, Aba branch, is currently unhappy with the government due to the bad roads in their community. While expressing their unhappiness about the development, the association noted…

Three Arrested Over Beheading Of Rivers Nine Year Schoolboy For Ritual

The Rivers State Police Command has arrested three suspects, including a herbalist linked to the beheading of a nine-year-old boy, Destiny Peter, who went missing in the Ikwerre Local Government…

It’s Her Fault: Nigerian Lady Who Died In Ivorian Prison Reported Her Plight After Two Years In Jail – Dabiri-Erewa

The Chairperson, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has blamed Itunu Babalola, the Nigerian lady who died in an Ivorian prison, saying she reported her plight late to the Nigerian…

Wickedness: As Man Arrested In Abia Confessed To Selling Baby Boy After Lying To Wife He Died

Abia state police command has arrested 40-year-old Appolos Ndubuisi along with his co-conspirator, Rose Godwin Chinweikpe, 66 for selling a baby boy belonging to one Deborah Onukaogu, 24 a supposed…

Things I Told My Wife Before She Agreed To Marry Me – Pastor E.A. Adeboye

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God World Wide, RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has revealed how he wooed his wife, Titilope many years ago as a young…

Railway Workers Reach Agreement With FG, Suspend Strike 

Workers of the Nigerian Railway Corporation have suspended the three-day warning strike which they started on Thursday due to their demand for improved welfare. President, Nigeria Union of Railway workers,…

BREAKING: Ex-Imo Deputy Gov’s Father, Eze Henry Madumere, Abducted

The Father of a former Deputy Governor of Imo State, Eze Henry Madumere, has been abducted by gunmen. According to The Nation, the 89-year-old, who is the traditional ruler of…

BREAKING] Nnamdi Kanu: Security Agents Barred Grom Restraining Observers Access To Court Premises

The High Court of Abia has barred security agents from denying members of the public access to any courtroom or court premises during the trial of the detained leader of…

Panic In Ibadan As Tanker Explosion Rocks The Town

There was panic around NTA Road, in Agodi on Thursday night as a petrol-laden tanker exploded in the area. Our correspondent gathered no life was lost in the raging fire…

FG’s 2022 Budget Laced With Fake Items To Defraud Nigerians – Melaye

A civil rights movement under the aegis of Anti-Corruption Network on Thursday has picked holes in the 2022 budget which, it alleged, was “laced with fake items” running into billions…

Ex-Boko Haram Fighters Protest In Transit Camp

Former Boko Haram fighters who have surrendered to the Nigerian government and are kept at various camps within Maiduguri are protesting their long stay in the camps. The protesting ex-fighters…

Ebonyi Driver Bites Off, Swallows Taskforce Member’s Finger

A commercial driver, on Tuesday, bit off the finger of a taskforce member in Ebonyi State to escape arrest. The driver also swallowed the finger of the taskforce member identified…

Police Begin Probe As Hoodlums Burn Imo Court

The Imo State Police Command has begun investigation into the burning of a Magistrate’s court in Ubulu in the Oru West Local Government Area of Imo State. Hoodlums had on…

JUST IN!!! UNILORIN Expels Final Year Student Who Beat Female Lecturer To Coma

The management of the University of Ilorin has expelled a final-year student, Salaudeen Waliu Aanuoluwa of the Department of Microbiology after being found guilty of assaulting a female lecturer, Mrs…

Lagos police arrest 12 Over Killing Of CSP Kazeem Abonde

The Lagos State Police Command’s Criminal Investigation Department, Panti, says it has arrested 12 suspects in connection with the gruesome murder of police officer Kazeem Abonde, a Chief Superintendent of…

Global Crypto Market Value Exceeds $3tn For First Time

The world cryptocurrency market is worth more than $3 trillion for the first time, according to calculations Monday, as mainstream investors increasingly jump on board.The value has reached $3.007 trillion…

Anambra Election: Agents Tackle Voter Apathy With House-To-House Mobilisation

Voter apathy has made agents go from house to house as well as call family members and friends on phone to come out and vote. This was noticed at the…

21 Storey Building Collapse: Body Of Femi Osibona,Recovered From Debris

Femi Osibona, Chief Executive Officer of Fourscore Homes Limited, is dead. Osibona is the owner of the company which constructed the 21-storey building that collapsed in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Monday.…

Obi Cubana: EFCC Has Broken My Heart, Release Obi Cubana Now And Take Me In His Place! -Ifeany CY Njoku

A social media influencer and writer from Owerri the Capita of Imo State has called on the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) to release Obi Iyienu AKA OBI CUBANA…

Plight Of Northern Nigerian Females

There is a caveat to the discourse of this column today. As the Yoruba would say, whomsoever the mud that is splashed hits should please forgive. Splashed mud, as you…

Street Trading Contributes To Environmental Pollution, Says Lagos

The Lagos State Government has said street trading, hawking on drainages and pedestrian bridges contribute to environmental pollution in the state. The Corps Marshal of the Lagos Environmental Sanitation Corps,…

NCC To Engage Stakeholders On 5G Spectrum Auction

The Nigerian Communications Commission plans to engage stakeholders on the Fifth Generation spectrum auction towards the implementation of the 5G network in Nigeria. The Commission will engage with the relevant…

BREAKING Ikoyi Building Vollapse: Sanwo-Olu Suspends Lagos Building Agency Boss

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has ordered the suspension of the General Manager of the Lagos State Building Control Agency, Mr. Gbolahan Oki, The governor also said the government will…

Ikoyi Building Collapse: Families of Trapped Victims Beg To Join Rescue Operations

Adewole and Olusola Odeyinde The families of those trapped in the rubble of the building that collapsed in the Ikoyi area of Lagos State have begged to join the rescue…

Obi Cubana; DSS DG’s Son Tackles EFCC over Detention

Abba, son of the Director-General of the Department of State Services, Yusuf Bichi, has criticised the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission over the detention of the Chairman of Cubana Group,…

Ikoyi Building Collapse: Sanwo Olu Orders Probe, Calls For Calm

The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has ordered a probe of the collapsed building which happened in the Ikoyi Area of the state on Monday. The building which was…

Kalu To Monarchs: Use Your Platforms To Advocate Peace, Unity,

The Senate Chief Whip, Senator Orji Kalu, has urged traditional rulers in the country to use their exalted positions to advocate peace and unity among the various tribes and ethnic…

BREAKING: EFCC Arrests Obi Cubana For Money Laundering, Tax Fraud

Popular socialite and businessman, Obinna Iyiegbu, aka Obi Cubana, has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for money laundering. The Anambra-born club owner, who arrived the headquarters…

Soldiers Invade Enugu Community, Burn Houses, Kill Undisclosed Number Of Youths

Soldiers of the Nigeria Army on Monday invaded Isingwu, a hamlet in Imama Village, Mgbowo in Awgu Local Government Area of Enugu State and burnt houses with an undisclosed number…

Suspected Fulani Herdsmen Kidnap Travellers In Delta

Suspected Fulani herdsmen have reportedly kidnapped a-yet-to-be ascertained number of travellers along the popular Sapele-Warri Road in Delta State. Witnesses claimed that the incident occurred on Saturday. But the Delta…

Security Agents Rescue Expatriate In Bayelsa, One Kidnapper Killed

The Bayelsa State Police Command said on Saturday that security operatives had rescued a foreign national, who was abducted by a gang of gunmen at a construction site along the…

NBA, PANDEF, Others Condemn Justice Odili’s House Invasion, AGF Orders Probe

Condemnations from several quarters, on Saturday, trailed the invasion of the Abuja residence of Supreme Court Justice Mary Odili by security agencies on Friday. Among those who condemned the invasion…

Senate Asks NSPM To Reinstate Worker Sacked In 2008

The Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions has directed the Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Plc to reinstate a worker sacked in 2008, Philip Kemdel, and pay him…

Groups Seek End To Irregular Migration, Human Trafficking

The International Organisation for Migration, the National Agency for Prohibition and Trafficking in Persons, and the Women’s Board have agreed to support efforts at combating irregular migration and human trafficking…

Lagos High Court Orders 29 Suspects, Ship’s Detention Over Cocaine Importation

The Federal High Court in Lagos has granted the application by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency for the interim attachment of a vessel, MV Chayaneenaree, allegedly used to import…

BREAKING: EFCC Speratives Storm Supreme Court Judge’s Home Amids Odili Probe

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Friday stormed the Maitama home of Supreme Court Judge, Justice Mary Odili, in Abuja, The PUNCH can confirm. It was learnt…