Nollywood veteran actor, Jim Lawson Maduike is reportedly dead. Maduike died after complaining of body pains at around 12 pm on Saturday, January 9, 2020. The Nollywood actor, radio broadcaster, writer, voice-over artist, filmmaker and television personality featured in more than 150 movies.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday assured Nigerians that the Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East would come to an end this year. Buhari, who stated this during the Juma’at prayer held as part of activities marking 2021 Armed Forces Remembrance Day at the National Mosque, Abuja, however, urged the citizens to pray for the country’s … Continue reading ‘Boko Haram insurgency will end soon,’ Buhari assures Nigerians.
Officials and staff of the National Identity Management Commission NIMC, have suspended their strike action. The workers laid aside their tools on Thursday, January 7 to press home their demands for better remuneration as well as the provision of personal protective equipment PPEs to protect against COVID-19. The protesting workers met with the Federal Government earlier today … Continue reading NIN Registration: NIMC staff suspend strike action.
Dr. Sani Aliyu, the National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, on Thursday said that Federal Government may be forced to impose a fresh lockdown on the country over spike in COVID-19 cases. During the PTF briefing in Abuja, Aliyu said the federal government was concerned over the rising cases of COVID-19 in the country, … Continue reading FG may impose fresh lockdown on the country over spike in COVID-19 cases – PTF
The Lagos State Police Command has arrested 71 suspects for allegedly violating COVID-19 safety protocols in Lekki and Surulere areas of the state by attending and partying in clubs. This is contained in a statement signed on Tuesday by the command’s Public Relations Officer, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi. Adejobi said the clubs raided by the taskforce … Continue reading 71 suspects arrested for violating COVID-19 safety protocols.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has assured Nigerians that the Federal Government has no plan to impose a fresh lockdown on Nigeria as the country battles the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic Mohammed, who spoke at a conference in Lagos, however, appealed to Nigerians to adhere to all protocols outlined by … Continue reading FG Has No Plan To Impose Fresh Lockdown, Lai Mohammed Assures Nigerians.
The Ogun Police Command have arrested three brothers identified as Okiki Mulero (23), Micheal Mulero (21), and Joseph Mulero (17) for beating to death a So-Safe corps officer who was on his duty post at OGD Estate Asero on the eve of Christmas. DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the spokesperson of the state police command, stated that, trouble started … Continue reading The Ogun state police command arrested 3 brothers for allegedly killing a Security guard on Christmas eve (photo)
A certain Jumoke Kehinde, said to be a staff of Shoprite in Akure, Ondo State capital has committed suicide after her alleged suspension from work. A source told The Nation that she was found dead on New Year’s eve at her apartment in Kajola area along Oda-road, Akure. The Shoprite staff disclosed that Kehinde was suspended after reporting … Continue reading Staff of Shoprite allegedly commits suicide after being suspended from work
Following the announcement by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) mid-December 2020 for an implementation of new SIM registration rules. which was done to improve the integrity and transparency of SIM registration process. But this coming at the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria, has set panics in the heart of some citizens. this is … Continue reading SIM card registration along side COVID-19 second wave
A Danish aid worker, Anja Ringgren Lovén on Thursday, took to her social media page to share before and after photos of a young boy they rescued in Akwa Ibom on December 2019 after he was branded a witch, abandoned and left to die. The boy's condition was so critical that they were afraid he won't survive it. … Continue reading See Great transformation of Young boy branded a witch in Akwa Ibom, abandoned and left to die
Niger Republic, a country that started commercial oil production in 2011, now exports petroleum products to Nigeria. For decades, Nigeria’s three major refineries have been grounded to near-zero capacity utilisation with all of its refined fuel imported from other countries. According to Guardian, data obtained from the African Refiners & Distributors Association (ARA) revealed that … Continue reading Niger now exports fuel to Nigeria
A teenager in Thailand was rushed to the hospital following an encounter he had with a python that bit his penis when he sat on the toilet. The 18-year old, by name, Siraphop Masukarat, who went to the toilet on Tuesday evening, September 8, when he felt a sudden sharp pain in his male member. When … Continue reading Teenager got bitten by a python while sitting on the toilet
It has been reported that a candidate of the West Africa Examination Council examination has reportedly contracted Coronavirus in Akwa Ibom state as Governor Emmanuel Udom said to have confirmed. The Governor during his speech on Monday 24th in a media chat in Uyo, did not reveal the name of the school, he said the … Continue reading Akwa Ibom: WASSCE candidate said to have contracted COVID-19
A photo of a man who locked up his son, Ahmed Aminu, 30, for seven years has been released by the Kano state Police command. In a statement made by DSP Abdullahi Haruna, the state police spokesperson, it was said Aminu who is a resident of Farawa Quarters, Kumbotso Local Government area of Kano State, … Continue reading A man locked up his 30-year- old son for 7 years, Police released photos
Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike has approved dissolution of the State Taskforce on Illegal Street Trading and Motor Parks with immediate effect. The Commissioner for Information and Communications, Paulinus Nsirim announced this in a statement shortly after the Task Force caused an accident involving a pregnant woman while pursuing a commercial bus in Port Harcourt. Nsirim … Continue reading Wike dissolves Rivers Task Force, sacks aide