Category: LOCAL NEWS

Why I tattooed Fela’s face on my arm – Troost-Ekong

    What does Black History Month mean to you? I think it’s a very special month, with everything that has been going on in the world, I think it’s a...

Kwara poly expels 29 students for alleged examination fraud

    The Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, has expelled another batch of 29 students over examination malpractices. A statement on Thursday by the Principal...

ICPC to arraign ex-FIIRO DG for taking 18 years’ salaries with fake certificate

    The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission may arraign a former Director-General of the Federal Institute of Industrial...

Enugu man murders son for ritual, boy kills A’Ibom father over misfortune

    A man, Chidi Onyishi, has allegedly killed his seven-year-old son, Chimdalu, for a money ritual. The Enugu State Police Command, while confirming the...

Election violence: Akeredolu imposes 24 hours curfew on Ondo community

    Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akeredolu has ordered the imposition of a twenty-four-hour curfew on Igbara-Oke, headquarters of Ifedore council area of the...

Police nab 14 suspected invaders of Justice Odili’s house

    Force headquarters yesterday paraded 14 suspects over invasion of the Abuja residence of Supreme Court Justice, Mary Odili, describing them as impostors...

Ex- Edo Gov. Lucky Igbinedion in EFCC net over N1.6bn fraud

    Chief Lucky Nosakhare Igbinedion, former governor of Edo State, is currently being grilled by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,...

Why millions of Nigerian graduates are unemployed — FG

    The federal government has explained that millions of graduates in the country are unemployed because they do not have specific skills required for the...

Photos: Panic In Osun As Gunmen Kill Bike Man, Drop Corpse On Roadside

    Nationnewslead reports that Gunmen suspected to be cultists have gunned down a yet-to-be identified man in a community around the Osun State Polytechnic,...

Court sentences popular Pastor to life imprisonment for raping, impregnating 14-year-old orphan

Justice Aniele, a 39- year- old pastor with Assemblies of God Church in Rivers has been handed life sentence after he was found guilty of engaging in unlawful sexual...

FEDPOFFA Convocation Lecture: Prof. Sadauki Laments Insecurity In Nigeria, Suggests Way Out

      Prof. Ahmed Abubakar Sadauki has lamented about the increasing wave of insecurity in the country which is adversely affecting the educational...

5 dead, many injured as fire guts 2 vehicles in road accident

    Tragedy struck on Wednesday when two vehicles belonging to Gombe and Adamawa state governments collided along Bauchi-Jos highway in a head-on collision...

Igboho: How UK firm paid for Cotonou-Hamburg flight ticket

    The Nigerian activist and Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, aka Sunday Igboho, paid for his botched Cotonou-Paris-Hamburg flight through a United...

NIN’ll make identity of Internet users known to FG, says Pantami

    The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, has said the National Identification Number will enable the Federal Government and...

Kanu’s US lawyer to drag FG before ICC over rights’ violation

    Bruce Fein, the American lawyer of Nnamdi Kanu, has threatened to drag Nigeria to the International Criminal Court over alleged gross violation of his...

NDLEA arrests 20 suspected drug traffickers in Edo

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Edo Command, on Thursday, said it arrested 20 suspects in connection with illicit drug trafficking. Mr Buba Wakawa, State...

Senate moves against public servants with unexplained sources of wealth

    The Senate yesterday considered two critical bills seeking to facilitate the swift prosecution of money launderers and terrorist’ financiers in Nigeria,...

BREAKING: Steven Gerrard named new Aston Villa coach

    Steven Gerrard has made a sensational return to the Premier League with his appointment as the new head coach of Aston Villa. The two-and-half-year deal...

S-South senators kick against moves to include Lagos, Ogun, Bauchi in NDDC

    SENATORS from the South-South geo-political zone have kicked against moves by the Senate to include Lagos, Ogun, Bauchi and others that have attained the...

Ondo varsity shut indefinitely over 120% fee hike

    AUTHORITIES of the University of Medical Sciences, UNIMED, in Ondo State, yesterday, postponed indefinitely the resumption for its 2021/2022 academic...

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