Nigerian News

Nine Insurgents Killed As Army Foils Boko Haram Attack In Borno State (Graphic Photos)

The Nigerian troops has revealed that 9 insurgents were gunned down in the foiled attack carried out by Boko Haram terrorists in Maiduguri, the Borno ...[Read More]

Ex Deputy Chairman Nabbed By The NDLEA At Lagos Airport With Cocaine Hidden Inside Slippers (Photos)

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has nabbed an ex Vice Chairman of Lagos Island East Local Council Development Area (LCD...[Read More]

Abducted Adamawa State Reporter Regains Freedom

A reporter who was abducted in Adamawa state has regained her freedom.   The journalist identified as Mrs Amrah Ahmed, an Editor with the Adamawa...[Read More]

In Nigeria We Have A Leader Who Doesn’t Talk And Doesn’t Care, He’s Sleeping On Duty – Archbishop Of Kaduna, Matthew Ndagoso

Most Rev. Matthew Man-Oso Ndagoso, Catholic Archbishop of Kaduna, has called out President Muhamamdu Buhari, accusing him of ‘sleeping on duty&#...[Read More]

Insecurity: Unknown Gunmen Attacks Two Police Stations In Akwa Ibom State, Kills One Officer

A police officer has been gunned down after two police stations in Etim Ekpo and Ika local government areas of Akwa Ibom state were attacked today May...[Read More]

Insecurity: People And Vehicles To Be Properly Screened Before Being Allowed Into The National Assembly Complex

Senators, legislative aides, workers and other stakeholders in the National Assembly have been warned by the management of the Assembly, of a possible...[Read More]

80 Houses Worth $80m And $153m Were Recovered From Ex Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke

Abdulrasheed Bawa, Chairman of the anti-graft agency, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has said that they recovered a total of $153 mil...[Read More]

Renowned Islamic Scholar, Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi Goes Against Sultan Of Sokoto’s Directive To Conduct Eid Prayers On Wednesday

Popular Islamic cleric and scholar, Sheik Dahiru Usman Bauchi on Wednesday May 13 held Eid prayers, going against the directive of the Sultan of Sokot...[Read More]

Four Suspected Bandits Arrested By The Police In Katsina State, 208 Rustled Cattles Recovered

The Police Command in Katsina State has nabbed four notorious bandits/cattle rustlers and recovered 208 rustled cattles. SP Gambo Isah, the command...[Read More]

Police In Imo State Reveals Why It Clamped Down On Newspaper Vendors And Distribution Agents

The Police Command in Imo State has explained why some newspaper distributors and vendors were apprehended by security men in the state. A clampdown t...[Read More]

Notorious Homosexual Who Specializes In Sodomizing Minors In Katsina State Arrested By The Police (Photo)

Police Command in Katsina State has nabbed a notorious homosexual identified as Muhammadu Auwalu Aliyu, alias Danmaiwaina, 31, who goes about sodomizi...[Read More]

We Are Aware Of The Hideout Of Kidnappers. We Are Only Being Careful In Our Approach – Lai Mohammed

Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has stated that the Federal government is not clueless as to ironing out a lasting ...[Read More]

Photos: Shallow Graves Uncovered By The Police In Benue State As Police Exhumes Decomposing Bodies Of Kidnap Victims; Wives Of Suspects

Operatives of Operation Zenda have uncovered mass shallow graves and have exhumed Sox decomposing bodies including kidnap victims in Michiche Council ...[Read More]

12 Inmates Of Nigerian Correctional Facility In Ekiti State Gets Pardon From Governor Fayemi

Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi has granted pardon to 12 inmates of the Nigerian Correctional Service, Ado-Ekiti Custodian Centre.   The p...[Read More]

Retirement Age For Health Workers Set To Be Raised From 60-65 – FG

The FG are proposing a new retirement age for health workers in the country.   Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour, while speaking during a meeting b...[Read More]

Photos: Police Official Shot And Killed By Bandits In Kebbi State Laid To Rest

DSP AbdulQadir Garba Hardo, who passed away after sustaining gunshot wounds while fighting bandits in Kebbi State has been laid to rest in Gusau, Zamf...[Read More]

Ex President Of The Senate, Bukola Saraki Celebrates Birthday Of His Twin Daughters (Photos)

Ex Senate leader, Bukola Saraki, has taken to his Twitter handle today Wednesday 12, to celebrate, his twin daughters on their birthday. Sharing photo...[Read More]

Nigerians Are To Blame For President Buhari’s Continous Stay In Office – Leader Of Afenifere, Ayo Adebanjo

The leader of Afenifere, a Yoruba social-cultural group, Ayo Adebanjo, has said that President Buhari is still in office because Nigerians are being t...[Read More]

A Lot Of Nigerians Are Not Happy With The Way Things Are Going In The Country – Senator Rochas Okorocha

Ex governor of Imo state and Lawmaker representing Imo West, Rochas Okorocha, has shared his opinion on the current state of affairs in the country. H...[Read More]

FG Okays Security Measures Adopted By Governors Of South-East And South-South To Combat Insecurity

The security measures adopted by governors in the South-East and South-South region to tackle insecurity has been approved by the federal government. ...[Read More]

Unknown Gunmen Attack And Raze Down NDLEA Office In Abia State

The office of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Amaekpu, Ohafia Local Government Area office Abia State was on today, Tuesday May 11...[Read More]

Covid-19: Minister Of FCT Places Ban On Prayers On Eid Grounds

Malam Muhammad Bello, the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), has placed a ban on eid prayers at the National Eid prayer ground along the...[Read More]

Fake Sanitation Official Arrested In Bayelsa For Attempting To Extort An Aide To Bayelsa State Governor

The Vigilante security outfit in Bayelsa State has arrested a man accused of allegedly extorting money from unsuspecting citizens in the state with un...[Read More]

Lookout For A New Moon Tonight – Sultan Tells Muslims

Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, the Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), has called on Musl...[Read More]

A South-East Governor Alongside Prominent Nigerians Are In A Plot To Have Me Blackmailed And Linked With Sponsoring Biafra Movement – Ex Anambra State Governor, Peter Obi

Mr. Peter Obi, ex Governor of Anambra state and Vice Presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the 2019 Presidential election...[Read More]

Udom Emmanuel, Governor Of Akwa Ibom State, Donates N60m To Families Of Slain Security Operatives

Akwa Ibom State governor, Udom Emmanuel has donated the sum of N60m to families of deceased officers murdered in recent attacks by unknown gunmen in t...[Read More]

Police In Ogun State Arrests Four Suspected Kidnappers For Kidnapping A 13-year-old Girl (Photo)

Four suspected members of a kidnap syndicate, have been apprehended by men of Ogun state police command, for allegedly abducting a 13-year-old girl in...[Read More]

Photos: President Muhammadu Buhari Presides Over National Security Meeting In Abuja

President Buhari once again summoned yet another important meeting of the National Security Council; as they continue to seek to find lasting solution...[Read More]

Police Arrests IMSU Student For Cultism (Photo)

The police command in Imo state has nabbed a 20-year-old student of the Imo state University identified as Onyeme Victor Chimaobi and pictured above, ...[Read More]

Police Arrests An Acclaimed Yoruba Actor For Allegedly Defrauding Unsuspecting Traders With Fake Bank Alerts In Ibadan (Photos)

An acclaimed Yoruba movie actor has been nabbed for allegedly defrauding unsuspecting traders with fake bank alerts in Ibadan, Oyo state capital. &nbs...[Read More]

Kidnappers Of Greenfield University Students Make Fresh Demands From Their Parents For Their Release

Kidnappers of Greenfield University students, have reportedly made new demands after reaching out to their parents. The abductors had initially made a...[Read More]

NAPTIP Arrests 4 Human Traffickers In Kano, Rescues 52 Victims (Photo)

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has arrested four victims of human traffickers in Kano and has rescued 52 v...[Read More]

Nigerian Government Sends Delegates To Ghana To Calm Conflict Between Nigerian Traders And Ghanaian Authorities

A delegation of Ministers from Nigeria is set to storm Ghana to calm the lingering conflict between Ghanaian Authorities and Nigerian Traders.   ...[Read More]

Adoration Ministry In Enugu State Closed By Fr Mbaka

Enugu controversial Catholic cleric, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka has announced a temporary closure of his Adoration Ministry Enugu Nigeria (AMEN).   Fr....[Read More]

Fruit Vendor In Zamfara State Reportedly Shot And Killed By A Soldier Over A Bunch Of Banana

One Abdulkadir Musa, a fruit vendor, was reportedly gunned down by a military personnel in Gusau, the Zamfara state capital, after he decided against ...[Read More]

Pastor E. A. Adeboye Shares Picture Of A Burning Candle As He Mourns Son, Dare, Who Will Be Buried Today, May 11

Pastor E. A. Adeboye has taken to his Twitter handle to share a photo of a burning candle as his son, Dare, will be laid to rest today, May 11. The 42...[Read More]

Iniubong Umoren, Murdered Job Seeker In Akwa Ibom State To be Buried On Friday, May 14th

The burial arrangement for the fresh graduate/job seeker gruesomely murdered in Akwa Ibom, Iniubong Ephraim Umoren has been announced.   Informat...[Read More]

No Plans To Dump Nigeria For Another Country – Nigeria Footballer, Kelechi Nwakali

Nigerian attacker, Kelechi Nwakali has played down reports he is considering switching Nigeria for another country.   Kelechi Nwakali’s eld...[Read More]

Police Station Alongside Vigilante Office In Anambra State Attacked By Unknown Gunmen

Office of men of the Anambra State Vigilante office at Ozubulu in Ekwusigo Local Government Area and a police station in the community were reportedly...[Read More]

Insecurity: Impeach President Buhari If He Cannot Deliver – NEF Spokesman, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed

Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, the spokesman of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), had again called for President Buhari to be impeached if he cannot solve Nigeria’...[Read More]

Threats By Oodua And IPOB In Lagos Is Currently Under Investigation – Lagos State Commissioner Of Police, Hakeem Odumosu

Hakeem Odumosu, the Commissioner of Police in Lagos has said the state police command and sister security agencies in the state are currently probing ...[Read More]

Army Kills Many Top Commanders Of Bandits And 48 Others In North-West

The troops of the 8 Division operating in Zamfara and adjoining states of the Nigerian army has announced that lots of bandits’ commanders and over 48...[Read More]

Police In Ogun State Foils Robbery Attack And Kills Two Suspected Armed Robbers (Graphic Photos)

Two men suspected to be armed robbers were on gunned down on Sunday, May 9 at Shagamu interchange, along Lagos -Ibadan expressway by Operatives of Ogu...[Read More]

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Administration Directly Is Not Responsible For The Insecurity Situation Currently Witnessed In The Country – Kebbi Lawmaker, Senator Bala

A lawmaker from Kebbi state, Senator Bala Na’Allah has stated that the Buhari-led administration is not directly responsible for heightened rate of in...[Read More]

Insecurity: Governor Wike Extends Curfew From 7pm – 6am Daily

The curfew earlier imposed in Rivers state by Governor Wike will now be enforced from 7pm to 6am on daily with effect from tomorrow May 11, and will g...[Read More]

Amotekun Operatives In Ondo State Arrests Four Suspected Kidnappers, Rescues Abducted Victims

Operatives of Ondo State Security Network codenamed Amotekun Corps, have arrested four suspected kidnappers and also freed their victims.   Accor...[Read More]

EFCC In Edo State Arrests 52 Suspected Internet Fraudsters (Photos)

Men of the anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Benin Zonal Office, have nabbed 52 youths suspected to be internet f...[Read More]

Update: Police Confirms Rescue Of 30 Out Of 40 Muslim Faithfuls Kidnapped By Bandits

The Police Command in Katsina State has said 30 out of 40 Muslim worshippers who were Kidnapped by bandits at a mosque have been rescued.   It wa...[Read More]

INEC Office In Abia State Attacked And Razed Down By Hoodlums

The office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ohafia Local Government Area of Abia State has been stacked and burnt by suspect...[Read More]

Suspected Serial Rapist Arrested In Sokoto For Defiling Three Minors

The operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Sokoto State has nabbed a 30-year-old man suspected to be a serial rapist. &...[Read More]