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2014 World Cup: Nigeria Beats Bosnia 1-0

Nigeria eliminated Bosnia-Herzegovina from World Cup contention with a 1-0 win over the tournament newcomers on Saturday, with Peter Odemwingie's first-half goal putting the African ... Full story

Rivers State Governor Amaechi Recounts His Near Bloody Encounter With Soldiers In Akure

The Rivers state governor, Rotimi Amaechi who was ambushed by security operatives in Ado-Ekiti on his way to attend the final rally of his party, ... Full story

Haunting Faces Of Abducted Chibok School Girls The World Has Forgotten - Photos

These are the names and faces of some of the more than 200 Nigerian girls who were abducted from their school dormitories eight weeks ago. Each ... Full story

Patience Ozokwor In Hot Romance With Delta State Politician

Nollywood actress Patience Ozokwor aka Mama Gee is allegedly in a secret love affair with a politician who pastors a church in Delta State. His name ... Full story

President Goodluck Jonathan Appoints Bode George’s Wife, Roli, As The New NDLEA Boss

President Jonathan has appointed Mrs. Roli Bode-George as the new Director-General of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). The appointment was announced this evening ... Full story

Nigerian Musician Cynthia Akudo Jonah, aka Cynthomania or Ada Owerri is Dead!

Fast rising singer Cynthia Akudo Jonah popularly known as Cynthomania or Ada Owerri who recently released the song Ukwu Ajebutter, has passed on. According to her ... Full story

Governor Amaechi released after being ambushed and held hostage for over an hour

Governor Rotimi Amaechi who has been ambushed and being held hostage for over an hour by security operatives in Odudu, Ondo state, has been released. According ... Full story

Court Stops Reps From Probing Diezani Over N10bn Jet Scandal

Information emanating from the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, indicates that a Federal High Court in Abuja has stalled the House of Representatives from probing Minister ... Full story

Omolara Irurhe, 60-Year Old Woman Gives Birth Through IVF

A 60-year-old woman, Mrs Omolara Irurhe who for 31-years was yet to deliver a child of her own is at the moment a happy woman ... Full story

Abuja Police arraign Ekiti commissioner, others for terrorism today

The police will today in Abuja arraign a serving commissioner in Ekiti State, Funminiyi Afuye, along with 11 others for terrorism charges, following an assault ... Full story

US Ready To Take Action Against Boko Haram

A United States Congressional Delegation on Sunday, revealed that US troops are ready to be deployed in the search for the over 234 female students ... Full story

US Announces $18m Reward For Capturing Ansaru Leader And Three Other African Militants

The US State Department allocated $18m in rewards on June 13, 2014, Friday, for the capture of Khaid al-Barnawi, the leader of Ansaru, a splinter ... Full story

Cross River State Pastor Buried Alive By family Members Who Accused Her Of Witchcraft

For allegedly killing five family members for money making ritual locally known as mkpinon in Efik, a prophetess, Utang Edet Effiong, has been buried alive ... Full story

Uzoma Onwuha, Nigerian in UK and groom jailed for sham wedding after finding guests at a BUS STOP

A bogus bride and groom have been jailed after rounding up guests for their sham wedding - from a local bus stop. Uzoma Onwuha, 30, and Robert ... Full story

Gospel Musician Kefee Don Momoh Is Dead!

Nigerian gospel singer Kefee is dead. Kefee passed on in the early hours of this morning. The “Branama” chart topper went into coma after collapsing mid ... Full story

Gospel Artiste Kenny Saint Best Delving Into Politics

 Gospel artiste, Kenny Saint Best, has lamented the increase of prostitution on the Opebi axes of Ikeja metropolis, which she says has risen by 1000% ... Full story

World Cup begins despite widespread protests and violence in Brazil

Despite widespread protests and violence the 20th edition of the FIFA World Cup begins in Brazil on Thursday with the hosts taking on Croatia in ... Full story

Senator Dahiru Awaisu Kuta Dies At Age 65

Senator Dahiru Awaisu Kuta representing Niger East Senatorial District is dead, according to Leadership newspaper. He was 65. Senator Kuta was a member of the Peoples ... Full story

Pastor Chris Oyakhilome Speaks About Divorce Scandal

Pastor Chris Oyakhilome of the popular Love World Assembly, aka Christ Embassy Church has debunked the rumours which went viral that he had divorced his ... Full story

Asari Dokubo Calls Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, New Emir Of Kano A Dog

Ex- Niger Delta militant and leader of the Niger Delta Peoples Volunteer Force (NDPVF) Mujahid Asari Dokubo has described the new Emir of Kano, Sanusi ... Full story

Nollywood Releases Movie On Abducted Chibok Girls

The Nigerian film industry never stops to spring surprises. The industry has been criticised severally for lacking creativity, especially with the kind of movie titles ... Full story

Man tries to blow up Delta Airlines flight from Lagos to Atlanta

A Delta Airlines Lagos to Atlanta flight allegedly made an unscheduled stop in Dakar after one of the passengers smuggled a bag with dynamite on ... Full story

Gunmen kidnap 20 women in northeast Nigeria

Suspected Boko Haram gunmen have reportedly kidnapped 20 women from a nomadic settlement in northeast Nigeria near the town of Chibok, where the Islamic militants ... Full story

FG grounds Rivers State Governor Rotimi Amaechi’s chartered aircraft

The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency on Sunday grounded the chartered aircraft of Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State. The aircraft was allegedly grounded in Kano State ... Full story

Chibok school girl reveals she was raped 15 times by 15 men every day

More chilling revelations have emerged to shed some light on the agonising experience of the missing Chibok girls, based on the account of one of ... Full story

Ado Abdullahi Bayero, Emir Of Kano Dead After Short Illness

The Emir of kano, Alhaji Dr. Ado Bayero, is dead after a brief illness. The death of the Emir, was confirmed by Alhaji Jamilu Bala Muhammad ... Full story

Orowo Jesse Omokoh, Nigerian Dupes Australian Pensioner Of $90k

A Nigerian man who allegedly conned an Australian pensioner out of $90,000 in an online dating scam has appeared in court charged with deception, the ... Full story

Nigerian Woman Seeking Asylum Over Circumcision Fears, Deported From The UK

32 year old Afusat Saliu (pictured right) has been deported from the UK after a campaign to keep her in the country failed. There was ... Full story

Ritualists Removes Prostitute's Eyes After Sleeping With Her In Bayelsa

A female sex worker was brutally attacked by the alleged ritualists in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital. The offenders are supposed to be ritualists as during ... Full story

Mountain Of Fire Ministries Church Bans Women From Wearing Trousers

According to a new reports, the Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries has barred residents of host communities from passing through its Prayer City located ... Full story

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop Asks Nigeria To Use Their Special Forces To Rescue Chibok Girls

The Australian government has offered to provide its special forces to help Nigeria to rescue the more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram. The schoolgirls ... Full story

Cecilia Ibru files lawsuit to recover forfeited properties

A suit filed by Mrs Cecilia Ibru, the former Managing Director of defunct Oceanic Bank asking the court to help her retrieve all her properties ... Full story

Nigerian Couple Claim $50M Lotto Prize After Losing Ticket At Church

A Toronto-area couple endured a roller-coaster ride of emotions when a lottery ticket worth $50 million went missing only to be found and returned by ... Full story

New governor Godwin Emefiele starts at scandal-hit Nigerian central bank

 Nigeria's new central bank governor began work on Tuesday, starting a fresh chapter in Africa's biggest economy after his predecessor's tenure ended in scandal and ... Full story

Boko Haram kills nine during church service in Borno State

Suspected members of Boko Haram on Sunday stormed a church  in Attagara, Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno State and killed nine worshippers.The attack which ... Full story

Abducted Chibok Schoolgirls Now In Chad, Cameroon, Niger Republic

The remaining 219 Chibok schoolgirls still being held by Boko Haram have been splitted into four groups and some have been transferred outside Nigeria.Some of ... Full story

Actress Ini Edo's Husband Phillip Ehiagwina Facing Possible Deportation In America

Saying that this is certainly not the best of times for star actress, Ini Edo will mean, re-enacting the obvious, as unconfirmed but scary information ... Full story

Bomb blast targeting Football fans in Mubi, Adamawa state kills over 40 people

A bomb attack targeting fans at a football match in Nigeria’s restive northeast killed at least 40 people on Sunday, a police officer told AFP. “There ... Full story

Nollywood Actress Christabel Egbenya Says Nigerian Men Don't Respect Women

Nollywood actress, Christabel Egbenya, has lashed out on Nigerian men saying that they take women for granted and lacks respect. The Edo state born actress believes ... Full story

Emir of Gwoza Killed By Boko Haram members

The Borno state government, in Nigeria’s north east, has denied reports that two traditional rulers in the state going to a funeral in nearby Gombe ... Full story

Boko Haram insurgents run out of food supply

There are indications that the need to feed the over 200 students of Government Secondary School, Chibok, abducted by Boko Haram insurgents on April 14 ... Full story

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