Nigerian News

Traditional Ruler In Ekiti State Kidnapped By Unknown Gunmen

HRH David Oyewumi, the traditional ruler of Ilemeso Ekiti, has reportedly been abducted by unknown gunmen. It was reported on Channels TV that Oyewumi...[Read More]

Unknown Woman Dies Inside A Public Bus In Anambra State (Disturbing Photos)

An unknown woman reportedly died inside a commercial bus in Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra state. One of the the passengers identified as Gifted...[Read More]

Six Miners Killed And Two Others Injured By Suspected Fulani Militias In Plateau State

Armed men suspected to be Fulani militia have murdered six miners and injured two in Wereng community, Riyom Local Government Area, Plateau state. Thi...[Read More]

EFCC Arrests 27 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Lagos (Photos)

Suspected internet fraudsters numbering 27, have been apprehended by the operatives of the Lagos Zonal Office of the anti-graft agency, Economic and F...[Read More]

See Picture Of Female Volunteer Murdered By Boko Haram During Attack On UN Facility In Borno State

A young lady identified as Ya Hauwa Ali was among seven people slain when Boko Haram Terrorists attacked Damasak community in Mobbar Local Government ...[Read More]

APC Chieftain And Ex Lagos State Governor, Bola Tinubu Denies Being Behind The Distribution Of Rice In The North

Bola Tinubu, the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, has played down reports of being behind the sharing of bags of rice which has his p...[Read More]

Senator Rochas Okorocha Out Of EFCC Custody

The anti-graft agency, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has confirmed that ex governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha is no longe...[Read More]

Boko Haram Is Resurging As Banditry Has Taken Over Villages And Cows In The North-West – Haruna Dederi, APC House Of Reps Member Claims

A Kano State lawmaker, Haruna Dederi of the APC has raised an alarm of Nigeria “losing its territory to Insurgents. Dederi claimed this during a...[Read More]

A Wanted Killer, Suspected Cultists, Drug Dealers Amongst Others Arrested By The Police In Delta State (Photos)

The Police Command in Delta State has paraded an arsonist, a murdere, and suspected cultists for various offences in the state. DSP Bright Edafe, the ...[Read More]

Woman Traumatized After She Found Out A Puff-puff Is Used To Replace A Boiled Egg In An Egg Roll She Bought (Photos)

A Nigerian lady has taken to Twitter to show what she discovered inside the eggroll she bought. She found an anticipated boiled replaced by a puff-puf...[Read More]

Update: Two Students Killed As Gunmen Attack Bank In Anambra State (Graphic Photos/Video)

Recall the Thursday attack by unknown gunmen at first generation bank’s branch located at Ogbunike, in Oyi local government area of Anambra State? new...[Read More]

15-year-old Christian Girl Kidnapped And Forcefully Converted To Islam Before Being Married Off To His Kidnapper In Katsina State

A Christian girl, aged 15, identified as Aisha Mani has been reportedly kidnapped, forcefully converted to Islam and married off to her abductor at Gi...[Read More]

Unknown Assailants Murder A Pastor In Abuja While Conducting A Night Vigil In His Church

One Reverend Emeka Evans Unaegbu has reportedly passed away after being attacked by unknown assassins while conducting a lone vigil in his Goodnews Po...[Read More]

Another Camp Fire Disaster Kills Two IDPs In Borno State

A fire incident at the camp of an internally displaced persons’ (IDP) in Gajiram, the headquarters of Nganzai local government area of Borno State has...[Read More]

Blame Unpatriotic Nigerians And The Media For Twitter’s Choice Of Ghana As It’s Headquarters In Africa – Lai Mohammed

Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has heaped the blame on the media and other Nigerians for the choice of micro...[Read More]

Unknown Gunmen Unleash Terror In Anambra Community And Destroys Vehicles (Photos)

Hoodlums on Thursday, April 15, reportedly attacked Abagana community in Njikoka Local Government Area of Anambra State and unleashed violence on vehi...[Read More]

Irate Mob Sets Suspected Burglar Ablaze In Delta State After His Dad Reveals He Has Disowned Him.(Graphics)

A man suspected to be a burglar was served the jungle justice ultimate punishment by angry mob in Ovwian community, Udu Local Government Area of Delta...[Read More]

Photos: President Buhari Returns From His Medical Trip In UK

President Buhari on Thursday April 15, jetted back to the country after a routine medical checkup in London, UK. His aide, Bashir Ahmad who posted pho...[Read More]

FG Set To Resume The Issuance Of SIM Cards On April 19

The Federal Government has stated that the issuance of new SIM cards will commence on April 19. In a statement issued on behalf of the Ministry of Com...[Read More]

Update: An Undergraduate Suspected To Be The Killer Of A 200L Varsity Student In Bayelsa State Has Been Arrested

Police Command in Bayelsa State have nabbed one African Innocent, a 300-level Accounting undergraduate of the Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Isla...[Read More]

Senator Okorocha Still Held In EFCC Custody After His Failure To Secure An Administrative Bail

Ex governor of Imo State, Senator Rochas Okorocha is still held in custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), 24 hours after he w...[Read More]

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde Looks Quiet But Very Deadly – Ex Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose Alleges

Erstwhile Governor of Ekiti state, Ayo Fayose has described Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde as a “deadly person” even though he ”lo...[Read More]

Man Cools In Police Custody For Robbing Two Female Teachers In Enugu State

One Winfred Ekpon, an indigene of Benue State, was on Wednesday April 14 nabbed for allegedly robbing two female teachers inside a school in Enugu. Ek...[Read More]

Three Police Operatives In Ebonyi State Allegedly Reportedly Killed By Unknown Gunmen And Rifles Carted Away

Three Police operatives have allegedly been murdered in an attack in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital. SaharaReporters reports that the Police pers...[Read More]

Panic As Woman Set To Relocate To Canada With Her Family In Few Weeks Is Killed By Suspected Armed Robbers In Lagos

Mrs Oluwakemi Odugbesan, 41 has been killed barely weeks before she was to relocate to Canada alongside her family. Oluwakemi is said to have been kil...[Read More]

“Stop Playing The Ostrich And Take Urgent Steps To End The Current Monetary Rascality – Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki Tells FG

Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki has reacted to the FG’s denial of his earlier claim of printing up to N50-60 billion for state governments...[Read More]

The Chibok Schoolgirls Abducted By Boko Haram Were Kept In Houses And Taught How TO Recite The Scriptures And Also Used For Political Rivalry – Community Leader Alleges

Ayuba Bassa, the National Coordinator of Gwoza Christain Community Association (GCCA), has detailed how the 276 girls Kidnapped from the Government Gi...[Read More]

Minister Of Power Tenders Apology Following Power Outage In Various Parts Of The Country

Nigeria’s Minister of Power, Sale Mamman, has tendered an apology following the recent power outages experienced in various parts of the country...[Read More]

BREAKING: Vandrezzer Football Club Quits Nigeria National League With Immediate Effect

Nigerian Professional football club, Vandrezzer FC have officially withdrawn from all activities of the Nigeria National League and with immediate eff...[Read More]

Nigeria’s Acting Inspector-General Of Police Orders The Immediate Disbandment Of Police Monitoring Unit In Port-harcourt And Lagos

Alkali Baba, the Acting Inspector-General of Police, has ordered the immediate dissolution of the IGP Monitoring Satellite Offices in Port Harcourt an...[Read More]

NDLEA Reveals Popular Rap Star, CDQ Was Arrested In Lagos For Being In Possession Of Illegal Substance Suspected To Be Cannabis

The Nigerian Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), has said its men in Lagos last night April 14, appreheneded popular musician, CDQ, for being in poss...[Read More]

Nigerian National, 25, Bags Death Sentence In Thailand After Being Caught Trafficking Drugs

The People’s Court sitting in the southwestern province of Tay Ninh, Vietnam on Tuesday, April 13, convicted and sentenced a 25-year-old Nigerian nati...[Read More]

Protesting Student Of Plateau State University Falls From A Moving Vehicle And Dies

A 100L student of Plateau State University (PLASU) identified as Bokkos, Emmanuel Isreal, who fell off a vehicle during a student protest on Tuesday, ...[Read More]

Six Suspected Cultists Arrested By The Police Command In Anambra State During Initiation

The Police Command in Anambra State has announced the arrest of six suspected to be cult members aged between the ages of 17 and 25 years during an in...[Read More]

Bandits Are Unleashing A Lot Of Evil And Blaming It On Eastern Security Network Or IPOB – David Umahi, Governor Of Ebonyi State

Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi has accused bandits of committing crimes and forwarding the blame on Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) or Easte...[Read More]

It’s Not A Fact – Federal Goverrnment Responds To Claims Of Governor Obaseki Printing N60m

The FG has played down allegations of Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State printing N50 to N60 billion for states to share in March 2021. Hajiya Zaina...[Read More]

Expatriates Hawking Vegetables In The Country Is A Clear Cut Economic Sabotage That Should Be Detected, Stopped And Sanctioned – Minister Of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola

Nigeria’s Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola has decried the various ways foreigners come into the country to “steal” jobs meant ...[Read More]

Ex Military Administrator Of Oyo And Ondo States, Ahmed Usman Is Dead

The ex military administrator of Oyo and Ondo states, Ahmed Usman, has died. Usman passed away in the early hours of Wednesday April 14 in Jos, the Pl...[Read More]

Man Suspected To Be A Cultist Guns Down A 200L Student In Bayelsa State

A gunman suspected to be a cultist has gunned down a 200 level student of the Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State. The late stud...[Read More]

Police In Niger State Arrests Man Who Stabbed An Imam To Death For Allegedly Having An Affair With His Wife

The Police Command in Niger state have nabbed one Umar Jibril, popularly known as Ba’adama for allegedly stabbing the Chief Imam of Edati to death wit...[Read More]

National Assembly Suspend Plenary Over Death Of Lawmaker

The National Assembly on Tuesday April 13 had to suspend its plenary over the demise of two lawmakers, just after it resumed from a two-week break. Th...[Read More]

Government Of Ondo State Files Petition To The Police Against Ex Deputy Governor Over Unreturned Vehicles

The Government of Ondo State has filed a petition against its past Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi, for allegedly deciding against returning his officia...[Read More]

Army Man Fighting Boko Haram In Borno State Commits Suicide

An Army personnel identified as Kila Jima, while fighting Boko Haram insurgents in Borno state reportedly opted for suicide. Sahara Reporters broke th...[Read More]

Photos: Pastor Enoch Adeboye Meets With Governor Of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai After Eight Kidnapped Members Of His Church Regained Freedom

Pastor Enoch Adeboye, senior pastor of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), today April 13, met with Governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-Rufai,...[Read More]

Medical Practioners In Ogun State Go On Planned Strike After Two Abducted Colleagues Regained Freedom

Medical practioners in Ogun State have embarked on strike to protest the government’s poor handling of the kidnapping of two colleagues. A medical doc...[Read More]

The “Western Invaders” Wouldn’t Introduce It To Us If Religion Was A Good Thing – Actor Ugezu Ugezu Alleges

Nollywood star, Ugezu Ugezu has said if religion was to be something good, “Western invaders” wouldn’t have introduced it to us. Uge...[Read More]

Two Nabbed in Ogun State By The Police For Diverting Company’s Goods Worth N4.5m

Operatives of the Ogun state police command have nabbed a 32-year-old man, Mutiu Olaonipekun, a driver at Parkway Investment, a subsidiary of C_WAY Fo...[Read More]

Gunmen Shoot Policeman In Abuja During A Kidnap Attempt

A police official was said to be shot on Tuesday morning, April 12 while trying to foil the kidnapping of some locals of Tungan-Maje community in Gwag...[Read More]

Certain Individuals Were In Charge Of Arms Procurement, Call Them To Explain It To You – Nigeria Chief Of Staff, Ibrahim Attahiru Tells House Of Reps

A mild drama ensued today April 13 after the Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru appeared before House of Reps ad-hoc committee on...[Read More]

It Hasn’t Gotten To Our Notice – Governor Of CBN, Godwin Emefiele Reacts To Reports Of Edo State Government Printing And Disbursing N60 Million To States

The Apex Bank of Nigeria alongside the Federal Ministry of Finance, Budget, and National Planning have stated that it hasn’t gotten to their not...[Read More]