Category: News

Nnamdi Kanu Reveals Plans By ISIS To Take Over Nigeria, Warns Leaders

IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu has called on the federal government to be vigilant as he alleges that ISIS terrorists are planning to take over Nigeria. The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu has raised alarm, warning the Federal Government of imminent terror attacks and death in Nigeria. According to Kanu, the…

Thank you for returning Stolen Funds – President Buhari tells Swiss Govt.

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja said Nigerian government remains deeply grateful to the government and people of Switzerland for their support in resuscitating the economy, especially the return of illegally stolen funds. Receiving Letters of Credence from the Ambassador of Switzerland to Nigeria, Mr George Steiner, at the Presidential Villa, President Buhari said the…

Security operatives attack kidnappers’ operation base in Delta, kill suspect

A combine team of the Nigerian Army attached to 222 battalion in Agbarho Otor and the Nigeria police ‘A’ division, Ughelli North local government area of Delta State, Monday evening stormed suspected kidnappers’ operation base inside Ughelli forest, and allegedly killed one of the suspects during an exchange of gun fire. It was gathered that…

Killer herdsmen should be declared terrorists like Boko Haram – Anglican Archbishop tells Buhari

The Archbishop of Ibadan Province of the Anglican Communion, Most Rev. Segun Okubadejo, has insisted that armed herdsmen are terrorists just like Boko Haram insurgents. Okubadejo said this while faulting President Muhammadu Buhari’s refusal to proscribe violent herdsmen across the country. Addressing newsmen yesterday in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, he said, “Our nation is…

Buhari’s Economic Adviser Threatens To Sue Newspaper But Fails To Answer The N172m Question

While Dipeolu’s grievances may or may not be an issue to be decided by the court, there is a more important matter that he, Osinbajo, Buhari or anyone else in government must answer: If Dipeolu is not the CEAP, then who is? Who is that person that should be held responsible for the hundreds of…

Messi Airlines: Inside the Barcelona star’s new private jet

The 31-year-old has been leased a brand new plane so that he can travel around the world with family and friends in luxury As one of the greatest stars football has ever seen, Lionel Messi deserves to travel in style wherever he goes. Now, with his incredible brand new private jet, the Barcelona hero can go…

Catholic Church unhappy with Buhari over rejection of Electoral Act

The Catholic Archdiocese of Owerri, has described as worrisome, the delay by President Muhammadu Buhari to sign into law, the amended Electoral Act by the National Assembly. The Head, Justice, Development Peace and Caritas Commission, JDPC, of the Church, Reverend Father Gerald Njoku, spoke to newsmen in Owerri yesterday. He said: “The position of the…

Boko Haram: Amnesty International accuses Nigerian govt of ‘unwillingness’ to deal with perpetrators

The Amnesty International on Monday called on the International Criminal Court to start a full-blown investigation into atrocities committed on the course of the war against the Boko Haram insurgency. The organization accused the Nigerian government of failing to bring those responsible to justice. ICC chief prosecutor, Fatma Bensouda, in her latest annual report claimed…

CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele allegedly tells Mr Eazi ‘Your dreadlocks are irresponsible’

CBN Governor  Godwin Emefiele who had an encounter with Mr Eazi at the 2018 Bankers Committee Retreat, allegedly told the singer that his dreadlocks are irresponsible. This came after Mr Eazi disclosed that he was invited to the event by the CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele and CEO of Deposit Money Banks in Nigeria. Mr Eazi…

EFCC Arrests Theodore Orji’s Son For ‘Money Laundering’

“The EFCC had been on the trail of cars allegedly bought by the sons, and last Friday the cars were traced to a night club in Abuja, where operatives waited patiently through the night to arrest the owners — Ogbonna and his friend, Kelvin Ilonah,” the post read. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)…

Fuji music legend, Kwam1 loses two band members to death in three weeks

Fuji music legend, King Wasiu Ayinde Marshall has just lost his lead saxophonist, Joel Ajayi who fell into a coma last week due to an undisclosed ailment and was taken for proper medical care by Kwam 1’s personal doctor, Idowu Agarawu, but lost the battle to death a week after. According to reports, the musician is shattered…

Buhari not using Zik’s Mausoleum to woo Igbos – Fashola

The Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, SAN, has denied insinuations that the Zik Mausoleum which was recently completed was being used by President Muhammadu Buhari to woo Igbos for political support. Fashola stated this on Monday in Onitsha, Anambra State during an inspection visit to the project, which is in honour of…

AC Milan rule out Ibrahimovic move, but Fabregas a possibility

The Rossoneri have dismissed speculation linking them with the Swedish maestro but they are on the hunt for other targets Zlatan Ibrahimovic will not be returning to AC Milan during the January transfer window, according to the Serie A club’s sporting director Leonardo. The 37-year-old striker has just finished a successful individual campaign with the…

Peter Obi: Buhari making us think he is ‘Jubril of Sudan’ – Timi Frank

Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has condemned the freezing of the bank accounts of the presidential running-mate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi. The PDP in a statement on Saturday cried out over the stoppage of transactions on all accounts belonging to Obi, wife,…

‘Only a fool will sit on the fence or be neutral when his or her country is being destroyed with incompetence, corruption, lack of focus’ – Obasanjo

Former president, Olusegun Obasanjo has denied media reports that he has decided not to support any candidate for next year’s presidential election in Nigeria.   Obasanjo made the clarification in a statement today by his media aide, Kehinde Akinyemi saying, “It is disingenuous, if not malicious, for anyone to suggest that Chief Obasanjo was being neutral when…

Oil marketers insist on shutting down all loading operations by midnight

In a new twist of events, the Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association of Nigeria (DAPPMAN) has directed its members to shut down all loading operations by midnight. The association gave the directive in a statement released today and signed by Olufemi Adewole, its executive secretary. According to the statement, oil marketers have disengaged their…

Photos: Mortuary owner stabbed to death by tanker driver in Rivers State

A tanker driver stabbed a mortuary operator, Mr David Ibe Wagbara, to death in Rumuosi , Obio/ Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State on Friday.  Trouble ensued when the tanker driver parked his truck in front of deceased’s mortuary. David, a former staff of Cool FM Port Harcourt, asked the driver to move his truck as it was blocking access…

Adeboye issues warning to RCCG members

General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has warned church members to stop buying any item that displays his picture. Speaking at the ongoing Holy Ghost Congress 2018 at Mowe in Ogun, Adeboye said he had nothing to do with the items such as stickers, key holders and books, among…

Thank you, Chelsea! Sarri’s side prove Man City can be beaten

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri was asked on the eve of Saturday’s Premier League showdown with Manchester City how to beat the undefeated table-toppers. “I’ve lost every match against Pep Guardiola,” he replied, “so I don’t know! You’ll have to ask someone else!” Not anymore, though. Not after a stunning 2-0 victory over City before a raucous Stamford Bridge crowd. Of…

2019 Grammy Nominations Announced

The nominations for the 2019 Grammys were announce yesterday morning, a feat in itself for many of the first-timers listed. Among them, H.E.R. stakes her claim for “Album of the Year” in a field platooned by Cardi B, Post Malone, and Drake. Beyonce and Jay-Z will have to make do with the title of “Urban Contemporists”…