Category: LOCAL NEWS

Airline worker arrested soliciting a bribe from passenger at Lagos airport

    A staff of Arik airline has been apprehended while soliciting bribe from a travelling passenger at the General Aviation Terminal, Lagos. The On Duty Card...

Third Mainland Bridge is safe — FG

    THE Federal Government, Tuesday, dismissed the rumour circulating on social media that the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos State has ‘opened up’. On...

I found my wife, daughter’s corpses on Kitchen floor- Danish murder suspect

    Lagos, A Danish national, Peter Nielsen, accused of killing his Nigerian musician wife and daughter, yesterday told a Lagos High Court, sitting at Tafa...

Fire guts Kaduna varsity market, destroys shop

      An inferno, on Tuesday, evening at the Kaduna State University, KASU, has razed many shops and destroyed other valuables in the institution’s...

Gbajabiamila declares Jos North/Bassa Federal Constituency seat vacant as ADP Rep defects to APC

    Following the death of Hon. Haruna Maitala who hitherto  represented Jos North/Bassa Federal Constituency of Plateau State, the Speaker of the House of...

Mother of one stabbed to death three years after her only daughter was murdered in Ondo

    Three years after her only daughter, a model, Oluwaseun Ajila, was gruesomely murdered in cold blood, her 52 year old mother , Yemi Ajayi has equally been...

Abandoned 2-day-old baby battles for survival in hospital

    A two-day-old baby recently picked up from a bush path around the Adaka area of Makurdi town, Benue State by a resident is currently battling for survival...

HURIWA Drags Aregbesola Over Jailbreaks, Petitions Buhari

    The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has asked dragged the Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola before President Muhammadu...

Electoral Act amendment: No party has right to impose its processes on another

    The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has received the news of the passage of the harmonized electoral act amendment bill, with mixed feelings, faulting the...

2 men docked for allegedly stealing motorcycle

    Two men, Nafiu Saleh, 39, and Sanni Hassan, 25, were on Tuesday arraigned before an Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court, Ibadan, for allegedly stealing a...

KWASU lecturer arraigned over alleged sexual harassment

    One of the lecturers of the Kwara State University (KWASU), Malete in Moro local government area of Kwara state was on Tuesday arraigned before a...

Osun police nabs burglars, herbalist for stealing food items worth N850,000

  Osun State Police Command on Tuesday disclosed that it arrested two suspected burglars, Muideen Azeez, 35 and Paul Azeez, 26, after looting food items valued...

I have authority over all deities – Oluwo; traditionalists kick

    The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi, has said that he cannot be a slave to any deity. The Oluwo said this while speaking at the maiden edition of God...

NURTW’s Mega Endorsement and Guber Poll (II)

    By Isaac Olusesi isaacolusesi@gmail.com   The Oyetola landmarks, the networks of good roads, transversely the state, amidst other milestones across...

11th CONVOCATION: 440 graduands bag distinction at FEDPOFFA – Rector, Dr. Lateef

    The Rector of the Federal Polytechnic Offa (FEDPOFFA), Dr. Lateef Olatunji, says 440 graduating students of the polytechnic have bagged distinctions in...

Incredible! FEDPOFFA Industrial Liaison Directorate Awards Retired Staff In Sendforth Program

    Says Staff Transfered From Directorate Since 2018   In an attempt to honour staff’s dedication and commitment, The Industrial Liaison and Place...

Nigerian University Employs 60 Hunters As Security Personnel Over Rising Kidnappings

    The Federal University Lokoja, Kogi State, has resorted to local security to tackle all forms of insecurities challenges facing the school as the services...

Lagos Local Council Imposes ‘Illegal’ N100 Daily Levy On PoS Operators After Yearly Tax Payment

    Point of Sale operators in the Ajeromi Ifelodun Local Government Area of Lagos State have been asked to pay a daily levy of N100 (Monday to Friday) to...

Police Arrest Two Residents After Cutting Off Each Other’s Hands During Fight

    Operatives of the Yobe State Police Command have arrested two Fulani youths for cutting off each other’s hands during a fight at Bakin-Ruwa settlement in...

Shock, confusion trail murder of Delta couple

    Confusion has persisted over the murder of a couple identified as Chidi and Rita Edebor in their residence at Ekwuoma- Abavo in Ika South Local Government...