Category: LOCAL NEWS

Unilorin pro-chancellor dies weeks after announcing VC designate

                    Exactly two weeks after he announced the Vice-chancellor Designate, of University of Ilorin,...

DSS urges ASUU to call off strike

                The Department of State Services on Thursday appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities to call off the...

Court order declaration of ‘war’ against lecturers – ASUU

                      The Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Ebonyi State University Chapter,...

BREAKING: Tambuwal replaces Fayemi as NGF chairman

                The Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has replaced his Ekiti State counterpart, Kayode Fayemi, as the...

FG tackles Atiku over economic blueprint

                  The Federal Government has tackled presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku...

Nigerian prophet jailed for defrauding church member

        An Ikeja Special Offences Court in Lagos has sentenced a Lagos-based prophet, Cletus Ilongwo, to seven years imprisonment for defrauding his...

Shari’a court remands man for possession of fake dollars

        A Kano Shari’a Court on Thursday ordered that a 36-year-old man, Nafi’u Mohammed, be remanded in a correctional centre after he pleaded...

LG Poll: IPAC rejects cost of council chairmanship, other forms

        The Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) in Cross River State has rejected the humongous amounts pegged for nomination forms for chairmanship...

PDP Crisis: Why Atiku cannot sack Ayu – Dele Momodu

        Veteran journalist, Dele Momodu, has insisted that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, cannot...

2023: Wike convenes emergency meeting for PDP

      Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, Thursday called for an emergency stakeholders meeting of the state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP....

Recruitment: Police begin documentation of successful candidates

        The Niger State Police Command has urged successful candidates in the ongoing ninth regular course intake to the Nigeria Police Academy,...

Kidnappers return to Ogbomoso, abduct Togolese, injure youths

      After about two months break without any report of abduction in Ogbomoso, Oyo State, kidnappers have returned to the area, Nationnewslead gathered....

Sowore, others demand arrest of Prof Zainab for ‘assaulting’ police officer in viral video

        Human rights activist Omoyele Sowore has called for the arrest of a university professor, Dike Zainab, for allegedly assaulting her police...

RCCG pastor bags two years imprisonment for issuance of cheque

                    Lagos State Special Offences Court, Ikeja has sentenced an assistant Pastor of the Redeem Christian...

Fraudsters hack bank, transfer N523m to 225 accounts

                Suspected fraudsters, during a three-day cyber-attack, have hacked a customer’s account domiciled in an old...

PDP calls emergency meeting over governors, others’ gang-up

              The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party on Wednesday convened an emergency meeting following the withdrawal of...

Kwara APC Chairman Lauds G-MATS, Promises Rewards For Hardwork

            The Kwara State Executive Committee members of Grassroots Mobilization for Asiwaju Tinubu and Shettima (G-MATS) were at the...

Three remanded for allegedly drugging, raping 18-year-old girl

            Magistrate Adam Mohammed of an Ilorin Magistrate Court, has ordered the remand of three suspects accused of drugging and raping...

Three arrested for stealing wedding rings, laptops

        Three men have been arrested by operatives of the So-Safe Corps in Ogun State for allegedly robbing some residents of Onibudo town, in Ifo...

NURTW distances self from two persons having sex publicly in motorpark

          The Zamfara State chapter of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) has distanced itself from the man and woman caught...