Tag: Nigeria

National Assembly for renovation after significantly slashing education and health budget

Banky W and Femi Kuti have slammed the federal government for giving N27bn to the National Assembly for renovation after slashing education and health budget.

FG reacts to the rape and murder of Uwaila Omozuwa

The Federal Government has directed the police to unravel the circumstances surrounding the gang-rape and murder of a female student of the University of Benin, Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, in Benin and the serial sexual abuse of a minor in Jigawa State by 14 men, with a view to bringing the perpetrators to justice.

Man reveals how he handled a father after he discovered

Bulama Bakarti, a Boko Haram expert and conflict analyst, has revealed that he got a former primary school teacher jailed after the man’s daughter wrote him a letter, begging him to save her from her father who rapes her.

Daddy Freeze says as he explains why Lucifer is not Satan

Daddy Freeze took to Instagram to state that Lucifer is not Satan and he blamed the misconception on the King James version of the Bible.

Pastor and his wife shot dead on their farm in Taraba

A clergyman, Reverend Emmanuel Saba Bileya, and his wife, Julianna, have been killed by yet to be identified gunmen in Mararraba community in Donga local government area of Tabara state.

lady who questioned what Uwa Omozuwa was reading for before she got raped and murdered inside a church

Actress, Funke Akindele-Bello has slammed an ‘insensitive’ lady on Twitter who questioned what Uwa Omazuwa, the University of Benin student who was raped and murdered inside in a church, was reading for before she was attacked.

Missing boy found dead with his eyes plucked out in the back of a car in Suleja

Missing boy found dead with his eyes plucked out in the back of a car in Suleja

Churches and Mosques may remain shut due to disagreements on guidelines with religious leaders

Churches and Mosques in Lagos state may not be reopened soon for worshipers due to disagreement on protocols and guidelines between the state government and religious leaders.

22.7 billion loan request

President Muhammadu Buhari’s request of taking $22.7 billion in foreign loans, has been approved by the House of Representatives.

safer to worship at home

The federal government on Tuesday June 2, made a clarification on lifting of the ban on religious gathering.

Akinwumi Adesina meets Buhari amid AfDB crisis

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday June 2, met with embattled President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina at the presidential villa in Abuja.

Man narrates how he was allegedly thrown out of a Lagos church by 2am because his dressing was

A Nigerian man has narrated how he was allegedly thrown out of a Church in Lagos Island, after deciding to spend the night there.

Nigeria Customs Service Boss, Hameed Ali marries a new wife

Colonel Hameed Ali (retd), the Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service on Saturday May 30, married a new wife.

Colonel Dangiwa Umar writes open letter to President Buhari

Colonel Dangiwa Umar (rtd), a former military Governor of Kaduna State, has written an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari.

312 Indians evacuated from Nigeria due to COVID-19 pandemic

Three hundred and Twelve Indian nationals have been evacuated from Nigeria as a result of the lingering Coronavirus pandemic.

YABATECH graduate arrested for blackmailing veteran singer

Men of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) have arrested a 19-year-old Olufowoke Oladunjiye Emmanuel, a National Diploma holder of Yaba College of Technology, Lagos for blackmailing veteran singer, Queen Salawa Abeni with her ”nude photos”.

Man narrates how he helped a footballer friend twice even after he stopped talking to him after becoming successful

A Nigerian man has narrated how he helped a footballer friend twice even after he stopped talking to him after becoming successful.

There will be a lot of babies as a result of this lockdown- Pastor Adeboye

Pastor Enoch Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God RCCG, says lots of babies wiill be made as a result of the COVID-19 lockdown.

Governor Dapo Abiodun slams health workers demanding salary increase, says it is irresponsible

Governor Dapo Abiodun has lashed out health workers who are demanding a salary increase amid the Coronavirus pandemic.

UNIBEN student raped and murdered inside a church

A 100-level Microbiology student of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Uwaila Omozuwa has been confirmed dead after being raped and beaten inside her local church.

Linda Hurter shares raunchy bedroom photos with her husband

Linda Hurter, one of the stars of LITV reality show, Oyinbo Wives of Lagos, took to social media this evening, to share these raunchy bedroom photos of herself and her husband, Jason Hurter.

Coronavirus in Kogi is real, I know a patient

Dino Melaye, the former senator representing Kogi West Senatorial district has backed the medical test which confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Kogi state.

Family discovers that their son who's been missing for 5 years after he went out to buy Suya was in jail after a random police raid

A family reportedly held a funeral for their son who has been missing for years, only to later discover that he was in prison after he was picked up during a random police raid.

Lami Phillips writes a note to women

Lami Phillips Gbadamosi has written a short note to women to encourage them to “be kind” to themselves.

Lai Mohammed

Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture has told Nigerians to expect 11,000 megawatts of electricity by 2023 following the agreement the Nigerian government reached with German firm Siemens.

One dead, two injured in Lagos accident

An accident which occurred at Ikota, along Lekki-Epe in Lagos has claimed the life of a yet-to-be-identified man and also left two others injured.

Woman arrested for stealing a 2-year-old baby in Rivers state

A middle-aged woman identified simply as Chinyere has been arrested by the Rivers state police command for reportedly abducting her neighbour’s two-year-old baby.

Court discharges Senator Adeleke‎ over alleged examination malpractices

Justice Inyang Ekwo of Federal High Court in Abuja has discharged former governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke in the alleged examination malpractices trial involving him and four others.

Man butchers his twin brother during fight over girlfriend in Imo

A man named Peter is in police custody after he butchered his twin brother, Paul, during a fight over his girlfriend.

US has belittled AfDB — Obasanjo writes over calls for probe of Akinwumi Adesina

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has lashed out at the United States Government over calls forindependent investigation of the President of the African Development Bank, Akinwumi Adesina.