Goodluck Jonathan: My Relationship with President Buhari is okay

Former President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan, described his relationship with the current President Muhammadu Buhari, as being okay. This He said shortly after his meeting with the President in the statehouse in Abuja today July 21. “You have been seeing me coming and I have been having friendly conversations. So, our relationship is ok.” he … Continue reading Goodluck Jonathan: My Relationship with President Buhari is okay

Ondo woman conspires with lover to kill ex-boyfriend

The Ondo State Police Command has arrested a 23-year-old woman, Iyabo Julius, for allegedly conniving with her lover, Adedayo Sunday, to rob and kill a motorcyclist, Suleuman Azeez. The incident was said to have happened in the 12/12 area of Ore in the Odigbo Local Government Area of the state. The police also arrested one … Continue reading Ondo woman conspires with lover to kill ex-boyfriend

Kogi State government considering selling off some assets to raise money for infrastructure

Kogi state government is considering selling off some assets to raise money for infrastructure in the state.  The state commissioner for information and communication, Kingsley Fanwo who announcement this on Wednesday July 15, said they are considering giving up businesses such as hotels and transportation to private sectors to focus on creating enabling environment for businesses … Continue reading Kogi State government considering selling off some assets to raise money for infrastructure

Alleged N700m EFCC fraud: APC guber candidate appears in court, case adjourned

The Federal High Court sitting in Benin on Tuesday adjourned the trial of the candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Sept. 19 Edo Governorship Election, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, and four others until Oct 15, Justice Mohammed Umar adjourned the case to enable the counsels to file a reply to the pending motions challenging … Continue reading Alleged N700m EFCC fraud: APC guber candidate appears in court, case adjourned

COVID-19: Wike gives Guideline for Weddings and N10m Fine For Defaulters

The Government of Rivers State has approved a N10million fine on marriages and weddings that violates it's COVID-19 guidelines. This was announced by the Commissioner for Information and Communications, Pastor Paulinus Nsirim, that the guidelines for weddings have been approved by the state Executive Council in a meeting presided over by the state Governor, Nyesom … Continue reading COVID-19: Wike gives Guideline for Weddings and N10m Fine For Defaulters

COVID-19: Nigeria Police rescue over 600 workers locked for three months in rice factory

The police in Kano have rescued over 600 labourers who were forced to spend three months in a factory called ‘popular farm rice’, in Challawa industrial area. The workers told PREMIUM TIMES that they were threatened with their jobs if they opted to go home to see their families. Members of the Kano police command stormed the … Continue reading COVID-19: Nigeria Police rescue over 600 workers locked for three months in rice factory

Ex-Civil Servant On The Run Over ‘N3bn Pension Scam’ Has been Rearrested by EFCC

John Yusuf an ex-civil servant who has been on the run over alleged N3 billion pension fraud has been rearrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Gombe state. The EFCC who had on March 21, 2018, secured a “re-conviction” of Yusuf for six years while from the appellate court also ordered him to pay … Continue reading Ex-Civil Servant On The Run Over ‘N3bn Pension Scam’ Has been Rearrested by EFCC

Lightning Strikes Three FRSC Officials In Ogun

Tragedy struck on Wednesday as no fewer than three officers of the Federal Road Safety Corps(FRSC) attached to the Ogun State Sector Command met their untimely death after a lightning struck. According to reports, the incident happened around 10am while the victims were planning for the morning parade at their office in the old tollgate, Ilese, in … Continue reading Lightning Strikes Three FRSC Officials In Ogun

INCOMING: Dangote Cement Said to have Fired More Than 3000 Staff Without Notice, Due Process

Nigeria's largest cement producing factory, Dangote Cement PLC, has fired more than 3000 staff without prior notice or due process, SaharaReporters has uncovered. The company, which is owned by Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, started the process of discarding 80 per cent of it's staff on June 17 without explanation.  Of 6000 drivers employed by … Continue reading INCOMING: Dangote Cement Said to have Fired More Than 3000 Staff Without Notice, Due Process

A Surveillance Company Uncovers Crude Oil Theft In Rivers Community

Labrador, the security outfit monitoring oil pipelines from Bayelsa to Rivers State, disclosed that based on a tip-off, its crew was able to uncover activities of oil thieves along Ke waterways. Activities of oil theft have continued unabated at Bille Kingdom under Degema Local Government Area of Rivers State, a pipeline surveillance outfit has said.  … Continue reading A Surveillance Company Uncovers Crude Oil Theft In Rivers Community

President Buhari Sacks Security details Over Aso Villa Crisis

Inside sources say the latest step by the President could further stir the bad blood among different power blocs in Aso Villa, especially with the First Lady vowing to take a pound of flesh for being embarrassed President Muhammadu Buhari has fired his security details and other persons in Aso Villa over the role they … Continue reading President Buhari Sacks Security details Over Aso Villa Crisis

Pilot in Kobe Bryant crash thought he was climbing rather than descending

The pilot of the helicopter that crashed in thick fog, killing Kobe Bryant and seven other passengers, reported he was climbing when he was actually descending, federal investigators said in documents released on Wednesday. Ara Zobayan radioed to air traffic controllers that he was climbing to 4,000 feet to get above clouds when, in fact, the … Continue reading Pilot in Kobe Bryant crash thought he was climbing rather than descending

Many were injured in Nigerian cultists clash in Turkey (video)

Many were injured on Tuesday June 16, following a fight between Nigerian cultists in Avcilar, Istanbul.  The fight, which was between Ayes and Mafians in the Turkish capital began at a nightclub around 3:30am.  DHA reported that some Nigerians involved in the fight which centered "on a girl", have been arrested by the police.  Here is the video below;  https://videopress.com/v/L7CIO7QT?preloadContent=metadata

Alhaji Aliko Dangote pays condolence visit to Pastor Ituah Ighodalo following the death of his wife, Ibidun (See video)

Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the Group Chairman of Dangote, paid a condolence visit today to Pastor Ituah Ighodalo following the death of his wife, Ibidun. Ibidun Ighodalo died suddenly on Sunday, June 14, 2020. Her death came as a shook to many Nigerians terribly and various personalities have been visiting her family to console with them. Aliko … Continue reading Alhaji Aliko Dangote pays condolence visit to Pastor Ituah Ighodalo following the death of his wife, Ibidun (See video)