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​Niger Tornadoes star Chinedu Ufere excited for Kwara United reunion

Niger Tornadoes ace Chinedu Ufere is ready to face former club Kwara United today. Ufere, Kwara United The midfielder spent 2 seasons at Kwara United before leaving for Lobi Stars at the start of the season. He later signed for his current club during the mid-season transfer window and is all set to welcome his former employers, Kwara United in matchday 35. “It’s nice to have...[Read More]

Two arrested for raping mentally-challenged woman in Adamawa

The Adamawa State Police Command has arrested two suspects for allegedly raping a mentally-ill woman in Song Local Government Area of the state. Spokeperson of the command, SP Suleiman Yahaya Nguroje, in a statement on Friday, June 24, said the suspects, Kwallan John and Imamu Abdurrahman, were arrested last Sunday. “On 19/6/2022 apprehended two suspects for criminal conspiracy and...[Read More]

Photo of abducted Zamfara wedding guest after 12 days in captivity

Yahaya Audita, one of the abducted 29 Zamfara phone sellers, is a shadow of his former self after twelve days in captivity. The victims were kidnapped by bandits on Saturday, June 11, 2022, after attending their colleague’s wedding ceremony in Sokoto state. The victims, who suffered from injuries and illnesses, were released by the bandits on Thursday night, June 23. They were picked up ...[Read More]

London doctor refused to remove vital organ of ’15-year-old’ donor brought by Senator Ike Ekweremadu for his daughter’s kidney transplant because the passport procured for the boy showed his age as 41 years

London doctor refused to remove vital organ of Top British publication, Daily Mail has revealed more details surrounding the alleged organ trafficking case involving Nigerian Senator Ike Ekweremadu and his wife, Beatrice, who are currently detained in the UK. Ike, 60, and Beatrice Ekweremadu, 55, are accused of taking the homeless boy to the UK from Nigeria to transplant his organs into ...[Read More]

“Using ring for engagement is wrong. Wearing makeup is for prostitutes” Evangelist calls out Mercy Chinwo following her engagement

An “evangelist” has gone on Facebook to call out gospel singer Mercy Chinwo following her engagement. Victor Edet, who has made news headlines several times for criticizing Mercy Chinwo, took to Facebook to condemn her again following news of her engagement. He shared a photo of Mercy and her fiance and wrote: “CONGRATULATIONS to you Mercy. Meanwhile, Using Ring for eng...[Read More]

Update: Manchester United star, Mason Greenwood has his bail extended as police continue to probe allegations he raped and assaulted young woman

Manchester United star, Mason Greenwood has had his police bail extended over allegations he raped and assaulted a young woman earlier this year. Greater Manchester Police (GMP) applied to have his bail extended at Manchester and Salford Magistrates, where it was granted. The 20-year-old footballer was arrested in January after images and videos were posted online. He was also later quiz...[Read More]

Senior Russian official Savluchenko assassinated in car bomb in Ukraine

A senior official in the Russian-installed administration of Ukraine’s occupied Kherson region has been killed in an apparent assassination, the deputy head of the administration has told Reuters. Dmitry Savluchenko, head of the families, youth, and sports department of the Kherson Military-Civilian Administration, was killed in a car bomb blast on Friday, June 24. Russia’s TASS ne...[Read More]

Gunmen bomb police station in Kogi, kill inspector

Gunmen bombed Police Area Command office at Eika-Ohizenyi in Okehi Local Government Area of Kogi State, killing one officer on duty. It was gathered that the gunmen numbering seven stormed the station on the outskirts of the community at about 12:15 am on Friday, June 24. The police inspector, Jibril popularly known as yellow was reportedly killed instantly by the attackers. A resident o...[Read More]

Actor Chidi Mokeme mourns death of his younger sister and cousin

Actor Chidi Mokeme is mourning the tragic demise of his younger sister and cousin. Sharing their photos on Instagram, the actor disclosed that the last few days have been “crazy”. Mokeme said his immediate younger sister Ebele Mokeme Uche-Nwene, who would have been 48 next month, died after being ill for some time.  His 35-year-old cousin Nicole Mokeme on the other hand, was ...[Read More]

Police dismiss Boko Haram attack in Ogun

Ogun state police command has dismissed claim of three communities in the state being invaded by Boko Haram insurgents. The Police which dismissed report of a Boko Haram attack in Oba Oko, Oke-Ata and Rounda-Soyoye communities in Abeokuta, said the panic was unfounded. Spokesman of the command, Abimbola Oyeyemi said; “The attention of Ogun state police command has been drawn to a false a...[Read More]

Gunmen kill two policemen, varsity lecturer and two others in Benue

The university don and his two friends killed in the attack Gunmen have killed five people including two policemen, a university lecturer in separate attacks on two Local Government Areas of Benue State. It was gathered that the two policemen were killed in Yelewata of Guma LGA, a border town between Benue and Nasarawa states, at about 10pm on Thursday, June 23. A villager told Daily Tru...[Read More]

ICPC recovers N170m cash, G-Wagon and many other items from military contractor in Abuja

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has recovered N170 million cash, $220,965, G-Wagon and other items from a military contractor in Abuja. Announcement of the recovery was made by ICPC spokesperson, Azuka Ogugua on Friday June 24. Ogugua said operatives of the commission acted on intelligence and raided a residence in Wuse 2, Abuja, where the e...[Read More]