Nigerian News

Navy Troops Neutralizes Bandits Attack In Kaduna State, Arrests Suspected Informants

Troops of the Nigerian Navy neutralized three bandits and apprehended two informants after countering an attack on Wakwodna community, near Kasso vill...[Read More]

Nigerian Air: National Carrier To Take Off In Early 2022 – Aviation Minister

Hadi Sirika, Nigeria’s Minister of aviation, has stated that the new national carrier which he unveiled at the Farnborough International Airshow...[Read More]

Several Electoral Activities Might Halt Due To Continous Attacks On Facilities – INEC Boss, Mahmood Yakubu Warns

Chairperson of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mahmood Yakubu has issued a warning that the continous attacks on its various fac...[Read More]

Bill Seeking For 15 Years Jail Term Anyone Who Pays Ransom To Kidnappers Passes Second Reading At The Senate Plenary

A bill which seeks to ban the payment and receipt of ransom for the release of any abducted person, imprisoned or wrongfully confined in the country w...[Read More]

You Might Not Want To Miss This Amazing Cooking Show – Laura’s Kitchen

An amazing and mind-blowing brand-new culinary show is all scheduled to commence in the coming weeks on the Linda Ikeji TV platforms. The show which i...[Read More]

NUPENG Threatens Strike Action After Attack On Protesting NLC Members In Kaduna State

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has issued a threat to embark on a nationwide strike over the attack on the Nigerian L...[Read More]

Bill For The Impeachment Of A Sitting President After 30 Days Without A Cabinet Passes Second Reading At The House Of Reps

A bill which seeks to have a President impeached after 30 days without a cabinet has passed its second reading in the House of Reps.   The bill w...[Read More]

Police On The Hunt For A Suspected Internet Fraudster Who Defiled A 6-year-old Girl In Delta State (Photos)

A young man suspected to be an internet fraudster, simply identified as Friday Billions, has been decelared wanted by the Nigerian Police for allegedl...[Read More]

Osun Monarch Suggests For Death Sentence As Penalty For Those Arrested For Kidnapping

Abdulrosheed Akanbi, the Oluwo of Iwo, has called for death penalty as sentence for those nabbed for kidnapping and other crimes in the country.  ...[Read More]

When Discussing With A Man, Talk Sense To Him Till He Sees Beyond Your Breast And Vagina Point Of View – Akwa Ibom-based Cleric, Ab Isong Tells Ladies

A Nigerian clergyman, Ab Isong, has called on young ladies to learn the manners of conversing intelligently with potential life partners, ask serious ...[Read More]

Photos: Hoodlums Attack And Raze Down Two INEC Offices In Ebonyi State

Two offices belonging to the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, have been set ablaze by some unknown gunmen.   The two annex INEC of...[Read More]

Clear All Existing Backlog Of Applicants On Or Before May 31st – Minister Of Internal Affairs, Rauf Aregbesola Tells All Passports Issuing Centres

Nigeria’s Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola has openly stated that all Passport Issuing Centres across the country have been directed to cle...[Read More]

Sad News In Taraba State As Ex Chief Judge, Aminu Ringim Dies In A Car Crash

Ex Jigawa Chief Judge, Aminu Sabo Ringim, has passed away.   The erstwhile jurist was confirmed dead in a lone accident that occurred at about 1p...[Read More]

ESN Are Not Known For Terror Or Criminality – IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu

Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenious People of Biafra IPOB, has played down claims that operatives of the Eastern Security Network, ESN, were b...[Read More]

Politicians Feel That The Way To Control The Masses Is To Put A Wedge Between Them – Pastor Poju Oyemade

Pastor Poju Oyemade, the senior pastor of Covenant Christian Centre, has stated that political office holders control the masses by putting wedges bet...[Read More]

Insecurity: Unknown Gunmen Kidnap UNIJOS Lecturer Alongside Her Husband

Unknown Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have reportedly whisked away a professor with the Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Jos, Gra...[Read More]

The Country Is At War With All Forms Of Insecurity – House Of Reps Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila

Femi Gbajabiamila, speaker of the House of Representatives, has said the Armed forces needs more funding because the country is at war against many fo...[Read More]

Cows Are More Valued Economically Than The Entire Oil And Gas In Nigeria – Former Presidential Aspirant, Adamu Garba

Adamu Garba, ex Presidential candidate, has again started another controversy with his claim of cattles having more economic value than the entire oil...[Read More]

Senator Shehu Sani: ‘Kaduna State Is Becoming A Mini Gaza

Ex Nigerian Lawmaker, Shehu Sani has said Kaduna state is becoming a mini Gaza.   The ex Senator who represented Kaduna Central in the 8th Assemb...[Read More]

Decision Of Southern Governors To Ban Open Grazing Supported By Arewa Consultative Forum

The leadership of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has supported the Southern Governors’ decision to place a ban on open grazing across the St...[Read More]

Photos: One Reported Dead In A Fatal Accident In Abuja

One life was confirmed lost in an accident in Abuja.   The fatal accident which involved two vehicles, occurred at SunnyVale Junction, Lokogoma, ...[Read More]

Goverrnment Of Anambra State Imposes Curfew On Two Communities Following The Death Of Three Persons In A Communal Clash

The Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, has imposed a curfew on two warring communities in the state following a communal clash that resulted in...[Read More]

Abducted Pastor Of Deeper Life Bible Church Regains Freedom

Abducted Deeper Life Bible Church clergyman in Ondo State, Otamayomi Ogedengbe has been freed by his abductors.   Pastor Ogedengbe was Kidnapped ...[Read More]

Bathing Hot Water While Having Alcohol In Your Body Can Cause Death – Medical Doctor Warns

Nigerian medical practioner, Dr. Olufunmilayo, has sound out a warning alarm on alcohol lovers to desist from taking a warm bath whenever they have a ...[Read More]

Speakers Of Southern State Assemblies Agree With Southern Governors On Restructuring, Places Ban On Open Grazing

Governors of the Southern region have received the backing of Speakers of the southern states’ House of Assembly after an agreement was reached in Asa...[Read More]

Palace Of A Traditional Ruler Vandalized By Unknown Gunmen In Benue State (Photos)

Unknown armed men suspected to be hoodlums have attacked and vandalised the palace of the kindred head of Jor Fada, Zaki Terhile Atser at Gboko East i...[Read More]

Two Police Personnel Reportedly Feared Dead As Unknown Gunmen Attack Police Station In Abia State

Unknown armed men have slain two cops and raze down the Apumiri Ubakala Police Station in Umuahia South Local Government Area of Abia today Monday, Ma...[Read More]

16 Suspected Members Of Viking Confraternity Arrested By Enugu State Police, Weapons Recovered (Photos)

The Police Command in Enugu State has nabbed 16 suspected cultists including a female who attested to be members of Vikings Confraternity. ASP Daniel ...[Read More]

If Crisis Takes Over The Country, I’ll Be The Last Person To Leave – Bishop Oyedepo

The General Overseer of Living Faith Church, aka Winners Chapel, David Oyedepo, has made known what his action would be if crisis takes over the count...[Read More]

Police Counters Wide Spread Reports Of Communal Clash Between Ife And Modakeke Communities Of Osun State

The police command in Osun State has played down claims of fresh crisis in Modakeke and Ife communities in the state.   Reports have been circula...[Read More]

Insecurity: Two Shot In Benue State, One Killed And The Other Injured As Unknown Gunmen Attack Benue State Internal Revenue Tax Point

An passer-by has been gunned down and another seriously injured as unknown gunmen storms a Benue State Internal Revenue Service (BIRS) tax point in Za...[Read More]

Mob In Indo State Beats Suspected Armed Robber To Death

A man suspected to be an armed robber simply identified as Emmanuel, was on Sunday May 16, beaten to death.   The late Emmanuel, accused of terro...[Read More]

Photos: Train Station Shut And State Secretariat Blocked As Labor Union Hold Protest In Kaduna State Over Mass Sack Of Workers

Members of Kaduna State chapter of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) have stormed the streets of Kaduna enmasse to protest over the failure of the state g...[Read More]

Stop Paying Ransoms To Kidnappers And Bandits, Those Killed By Them Will Go To Paradise – Professor Ibrahim Maqari

Professor Ibrahim Maqari, Deputy Chief Imam of the National Mosque, has stated that those who died by kidnappers and bandits will find themselves in p...[Read More]

Kano State Hisbah Board Reinstates Officer Suspended For Alleged Diversion Of Covid-19 Palliatives

The commander of Hisbah in Dala local government, Suyudi Muhammad Hassan has been reinstated by the Kano state Hisbah board after he was initially sus...[Read More]

NDLEA Arrests An 80-Year-Old Woman, Her Granddaughter And Two Others For Being In Possession Of 129kg Of Cocaine, Heroine And Skuchies In Ondo (Photos)

A Nigerian woman on her early 80s, one Mary Adebayo, alongside her 19-year-old granddaughter, Funmilola Adebayo, and two other ladies have been appreh...[Read More]

Man Lands In Ogun State Police Custody For Allegedly Killing His Mother-in-law

A Nigerian man identified as Opeyemi Adeola Ganiyu, 28, has been apprehended by operatives of Ogun state police command for allegedly killing his moth...[Read More]

Photos: EFCC Arrests 30 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Kwara

Men of the Ilorin Zonal Office of the anti-graft agency, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, May 4, apprehended 30 suspected i...[Read More]

More Than 1,200 Out Of 1,844 Inmates Who Escaped From Imo State Prison, Still At Large – NCoS

The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS) has disclosed that more than 1, 200 inmates out of the 1, 844 inmates who fled from the Owerri custodial cent...[Read More]

Insecurity: Suspend The Planned 2021 National Population Census Exercise – House Of Reps Tells FG

The Presidency has been asked by the House of Representatives to immediately postpone plans of conducting a national census following the rising cases...[Read More]

FG Warns Job Seekers In The Country Against Fake Job Offers

Graduates and job seekers in Nigeria have been warned to be mindful of people who disguise themselves as workers of government offices to offer jobs w...[Read More]

Kidnapping And Banditry Are Not Federal Offences, Call Out States Controlled By It Instead – Minister Of Information And Culture, Lai Mohammed Tells PDP

Nigeria’s information and culture minister, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has stated that fighting banditry and kidnapping are not part of the duties of t...[Read More]

Domestic Violence: In The Past 15 Months, 89 Men Have Been Reportedly Beaten Up By Their Wives – Government Of Lagos State Reveals

The Government of Lagos State has stated that men numbering 89, were reportedly battered by their wives in cases of domestic violence between 2020 and...[Read More]

Ministry Of Finance Denies Witholding Budget Meant For The Military, Says N1tr Has Been Released So Far

The Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning has played down reports of withholding funds assigned for the Nigerian Army.   The Ministry...[Read More]

EFCC In Enugu State Arrests Seven Suspected Internet Fraudsters (Photos)

Men of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Enugu Zonal Office have nabbed seven youths suspected to be internet fraudsters.   The...[Read More]

Planned Coup: Stop Using Words To Scare Citizens, Deal With The Problems Of Nigeria – Northern Elders Forum Tells Presidency

The Federal Government has been called out by the Northern Elders Forum and accused of scaring Nigerians with the rhetoric of subversion with its cont...[Read More]

Government Of Lagos State Begins Installation Of 2,000 CCTV Cameras Across The State

Government of Lagos State has disclosed it has kickoff the installation of 2,000 Closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras across the state.   Hak...[Read More]

Angry Youths Attack A Local Government Chairman In Delta State, Made Away With Rifles

Mr Oghenedoro Owoso, Chairman of Ethiope West council area of Delta State, was reportedly attacked by some youths in Mosogar on Tuesday May 4 .  ...[Read More]

Hisbah In Kano State Out To Put An End To ‘Immoral Dancing’ During Events In The State

The Board of Hisbah in Kano State Hisbah are out to put a stop to immoral dancing during naming ceremonies, weddings, and other similar events in the ...[Read More]