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Zamfara Govt. distributes 850 motorcycle to civilian JTF

Zamfara state government has distributed a total of 850 motorcycle to Civilian Joint Task Force (JTF) to support logistics during operation. Speaking during the distribution which held in Gusau on Tuesday, the Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Alhaji Bello Dankande said the government considered it very necessary to provide the motorcycle to the…

Osinbajo speaks on allegations that President Buhari is cloned

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo today said there is a gang up against President Buhari by some elites who wish him dead because they want to continue to embezzle the Nation’s treasury. Speaking at an APC forum in Lagos, Osinbajo appealed for Nigerians to stop peddling the rumor that President Buhari has been cloned. The Vice…

Buhari Isn’t A Candidate For 2019 Presidential Election, Says Okupe

“Buhari is not a candidate for 2019 presidential election and the facts speak for themselves. By the action of Buhari to have gone to WAEC for an attestation showed that he knew that his certificate was never with the military and he swore to an oath falsely,” Okupe said. Doyin Okupe, former Senior Special Assistant…

Nigeria’s secret service arrest ‘fake first lady’

A woman who used various false identities to gain access to Nigeria’s presidential complex to allegedly run business scams has been arrested. The secret service said Amina Mohammed initially posed as Kogi state’s first lady to gain entry to the presidential villa in the capital, Abuja. She then allegedly invited people to the villa making…

‘Dear Madiba’: Beyonce’s Letter Of Gratitude To Nelson Mandela

Ahead of the Global Citizen Festival, Grammy award winning singer, Beyoncé has written a letter of gratitude to late great South African leader, Nelson Mandela. The singer, who is gearing up for the South African concert, in the letter, which was published by Sowetan, a South African newspaper, celebrated the lasting legacy of Nelson Mandela.  …

2019: Why I won’t blame previous governments again – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that he will no longer blame previous governments over the problems his administration met on ground. Buhari stated this while lamenting over Nigeria’s history of corruption and mismanagement of resources. The President said complaining about the activities of the past governments have not helped his administration much and that he…

2019 Presidency: Fani-Kayode attacks Fr. Mbaka over comment on Atiku, Obi

Femi Fani-Kayode, the former Minister of Aviation has condemned the Spiritual Director of the Adoration Ministry, Enugu Nigeria, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka over his latest prediction on the presidential candidate the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar and his running mate, Peter Obi in 2019 election. Mbaka had during a Sunday thanksgiving service predicted doom’s day…

2019: Police IG directs CPs to arrest, prosecute politicians, supporters in possession of dangerous weapons

The Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris, Monday directed commissioners of Police across the country to effect arrest and immediately prosecute of politicians or their supporters in possession of dangerous weapons during campaigns and rallies in their respective states. The IGP, while speaking in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, added that the force will…

Herdsmen killings: Cattle ranching to begin soon – FG

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh has said the Federal Government will soon begin cattle ranching in the country to stop herdsmen killings. Ogbeh made the disclosure on Monday during his official visit to a beans market located at Auta Ballefi, Nasarawa State, operated by the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), NAN…

PDP chieftains seek Northwest votes for Atiku

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential campaign kicked off yesterday in Sokoto, with the opposition party promising to rescue Nigeria from the All Progressives Congress (APC). Chieftains of the opposition party, including former President Goodluck Jonathan, Senate President Bukola Saraki, House of Representatives Speaker Yakubu Dogara, former Jigawa State Governor Sule Lamido, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso…

2 dead, 14 injured in Kano auto crash

Two persons were on Monday confirmed dead while 14 others sustained injuries after two vehicles collided at Garo along the ever-busy Kano-Gwarzo road. Mr Kabiru Ibrahim, spokesman of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano that the accident occurred at about 08:15am. “On receiving the information, we…

Deji Adeyanju released from prison. Re-arrested and to be charged for Terrorism on social media (photos)

Political activist Deji Adeyanju, who was arrested on November 28th while leading a protest in Abuja, was released yesterday Dec. 3rd from the federal prison in Keffi after meeting his bail condition but was re-arrested by a police team waiting around the prison. He will be charged to court later this morning following a petition…

‘in my opinion, Micheal Cohen should serve a long prison term’ – President Trump Tweets about his ex-lawyer

President Donald Trump has called for a long jail term for his ex-lawyer Michael Cohen, who admitted lying to Congress about pursuing a real estate deal with Russia on Trump’s behalf during the 2016 election campaign. Trump also praised another former advisor, Roger Stone, for refusing to testify against him drawing accusations of witness tampering…

Unilorin student commits suicide after failing Final year project

A Unilorin student reportedly committed suicide, after failing his final year project which will drop him lower in his grade. The Unilorin student who committed suicide by drinking a pesticide, Sniper, has been identified as Adigun Olawale Emmanuel was reportedly forced to repeat his project before his death. The Nation reported that the deceased who…

Nigeria cut food imports, saved $21bn in 34 months — CBN Gov.

The Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, has said that Nigeria’s monthly food import bill fell from $665.4m in January 2015 to $160.4m as of October 2018. He said the reductions in food import were recorded on rice, fish, milk, sugar and wheat, adding that the policy would be maintained. He said, “Noticeable declines were steadily…

Freeze reacts to video of Father Mbaka disgracing Peter Obi for refusing to donate to his ministry

OAP Daddy Freeze has reacted to the controversial video of Reverend Father Ejike Mbaka disgracing Peter Obi for not donating to his church. At the 2018 harvest and bazaar yesterday, lots of politicians and dignitaries were present at Father Mbaka’s ministry and they donated to his church project, including president Muhammadu Buhari who donated 2…

Man ‘beats’ wife to death in Ogun

The police in Ogun have arrested a 38-year-old man Shina Kasali for allegedly beating his wife Sofiat to death. The incident occurred at Abosule in Agbado, Ifo LGA on Saturday. It was gathered that the couple had an argument following the deceased’s accusation that her husband was looking at the private part of a prostitute…

Lagos Police allegedly arrest lady for being too good in bed

A lady has taken to social media to narrate on how her boyfriend made police officers to arrest her because she left him, which he couldn’t bear because she was too good in bed. According to the lady, she had to call it quit because the ex boyfriend impregnated his cousin, but was surprised when…

2018 recruitment: FRSC speaks on invitation letters to applicants

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, on Monday, distanced itself from supposed invitation letters being forwarded to the email boxes of applicants who applied for its 2018 recruitment exercise. FRSC warned applicants against falling victims to fraudulent persons who are out to defraud them. In a statement signed by its Public Education Officer, Bisi Kazeem,…

Cheating Zimbabwean Nurse ordered to repay her ex-boyfriend £116,000 over an alleged affair with another man in the UK

A cheating Zimbabwean Nurse was ordered to repay ex-boyfriend £116,000 following an alleged affair with another man. 37-year-old Trish Garikayi who is based in the UK admitted that she was given a Porsche 911 and a £100,000 diamond bracelet by love-struck businessman Wisdom Penfold, 58. Despite showering her gifts and money, the jilted man claimed…

George Bush: Buhari condoles with United States

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined world leaders in mourning the passing of former President of United States, George H.W. Bush. Buhari, in a statement by the Special Adviser on Media and publicity, Femi Adesina, sent condolences to the government and people of the United States, family of the 41st President and all political associates of…