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How The Next Ooni Will Emerge - Chief Olajide Farotimi Faloba

The Chief Priest of Ile Ife,  Chief Olajide Farotimi Faloba, who gave stated how the next paramount traditional ruler of the ancient Ile-ife would be ... Full story

Scenes From The Ghastly Accident Involving Fuel Truck In Lagos Today

The rate at which trucks lose control in Nigeria is worrisome. This morning, a tanker carrying fuel lost control...The truck head was totally damaged and ... Full story

Police Patrol Van Kills Man In Fatal Accident In Anambra (Very Graphic Images)

This accident reportedly happened in Unubi, Anambra State yesterday, Sunday, August 2nd. Below is an account by an eye witness; "The guy's name is Mmadubuike Ugochukwu. ... Full story

Hunter Shoots Dead Friend Mistakes Him For Prey

The police in Ogun State have arrested a hunter, Sikiru Osideko, for allegedly shooting dead his friend, Segun Okusi, during a hunting expedition in Isara, ... Full story

Woman Stabs Armed Robber To Death In Lagos

A middle-aged woman is currently recuperating in a Lagos hospital, after robbers stormed her rented apartment on the Lagos Island, during which she stabbed one ... Full story

2 Dead, One Dumbed After Consuming Forbidden Fish In Ebony

Two persons reportedly lost their lives on Thursday in Ezillo community, Ishielu local government area of Ebonyi State after eating a fresh fish alleged to ... Full story

Buhari’s Appointments Has Shown His Hatred For Igbo - Ohaneze

The  pan Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohaneze Ndigbo, said yesterday that it was not surprised at the way the appointments of President Muhammadu Buhari were going, ...

Police Recovers Undetonated Bombs From The Damaturu Bomb Blast Scene (Photo)

Police bomb experts reportedly recovered 5 undetonated bombs from the Damaturu local market bomb explosion scene.  The recent bomb explosion of Sunday, 26th of July at ... Full story

Driver And Father Of 4 Commits Suicide In Ondo

A father of four reportedly committed suicide by hanging at Oke Aro area of Akure, Ondo State capital, allegedly out of frustration. The deceased, identified as ... Full story

Waste Disposal Cleaner Killed By Iron Rod At Vulcaniser’s (Graphic Image)

A LAWMA waste disposal worker died at a vulcaniser’s place while a commercial bus was having its tires gauged. Eyewitness account reports that the tire of ... Full story

Gafar Solihu, 13, Mysteriously Sinks While Fishing In Aluko River

A 13- year- old boy on Tuesday was found dead in Aluko river, Ita- Amodu area of Ilorin, Kwara state. The lifeless body of the teenager ... Full story

Local Gin Sellers Close Shop In Lagos, As Drunk Man Slumps, Dies

The dead body of an unidentified man was, Monday, disco-vered at Alaba, along the Lagos-Badagry Expressway. The deceased, said to have been staggering home after leaving ... Full story

Explosion Hits Adamawa, 4 Kids Paid N2500 To Drop Bomb At Army Barracks

There was a bomb attack at the Kofare area of Yola, close to a mechanic workshop along Numan Road on Thursday, Punch reports. According to the ... Full story

Suspected Cults Turn Market To Battlefield, Kill 5

There was pandemonium at the Allison Market, in the Ikorodu Garage area of Lagos State on Monday when some hoodlums, suspected to be cultists, invaded ... Full story

Truck Crushes Okada Rider To Death

A commercial motorcyclist died on Tuesday in the Iwo Road area of Ibadan after he fell into the path of a fast moving truck. He was ... Full story

Father Exonerates Principal Accused Of Sleeping Impregnating Daughter

The father of a 19-year-old student of Federal Government College, FGC, Jos, allegedly impregnated by the Principal of the College, Mr. Muhammad Manko, has denied ... Full story

Relocate Boko Haram Prisoners From Anambra - Ohanaeze

As controversy continues to surround the reported transfer of 49 Boko Haram suspects from the Northeastern part of the country to Aguata Prisons in Ekwuluobia, ... Full story

Rivers States Arrests 97 Sanitation Defaulters

No fewer than 97 persons, who flouted sanitation laws in Rivers State, were on Saturday arrested by the police and special sanitation enforcement agents. The State ... Full story

Trailer Crushed Oshodi Bound Passenger Buses

Seven persons are feared to have lost their lives following a ghastly road accident at the Ikeja- Along bus stop in Lagos on Friday, June ... Full story

Osun People Showed Aregbesola Much Love Despite Owing Workers [Photos]

See how his people are hailing him. Showing him much support. ... Full story

Lagos State Faults Sexual Offences Bill,Seeks Amendments

The Lagos State Ministry of Justice says certain provisions in the 2014 Sexual Offences Bill passed by the National Assembly were inconsistent. The ministry therefore urged ... Full story

Anambra Prisons Are Hell On Earth – Mathew Kalu

THE Deputy Controller of Prisons in Awka, Anambra State, Mr. Mathew Kalu, has decried the poor conditions of prisons in the state, describing them as ... Full story

Man Finds Snake In Lagos Hotel (Photos)

The guy in the photo claims he saw a snake inside a hotel in Lagos. Read his story below… I am Yemmy, I was having a ... Full story

Twin Explosions Kills 35 In Maiduguri Market

A twin suicide bombers suspected to be members of dreaded boko haram who sneaked into Baga fish market in Maiduguri and its environs wrecked havoc ... Full story

75 Year Old Leaves Home In Kwara, Located In Ogun

The police in Ogun State have found a 75-year-old woman, Janet Agbana, who got missing in Kwara State. She was found in the Ibafo area ... Full story

Akinwunmi Ambode Sacks LSPDC CEO, 3 Others, Appoints Jacob Agosu

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Friday sacked the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Lagos State Development and Property Corporation, Mr Taofeek Oki, and three ... Full story

Ohanaeze Youths Want Buhari To Complete 2nd Niger Bridge, Enugu Airport

The youth wing of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, a pan-Igbo socio-political organization, has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to complete Enugu International Airport, the second Niger Bridge as ... Full story

Rivers Ogogoro Crisis Can’t Stop Business In Abuja

Dealers in dog meat at the Ushafa Bridge in Bwari, Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, have said media reports about people that died from ... Full story

10 Wounded, Vehicle Damaged As Okada Riders, ATMA Clash

No fewer than 10 persons sustained injuries, while a pick-up van belonging to Anambra Traffic Management Agency, ATMA, was damaged, yesterday, following a clash between ... Full story

Bomb Kills 3 Female Suicide Bombers In Borno

The Borno Police Command has confirmed the killing of three suspected female suicide bombers in Konduga Local Government Area when their Improvised Explosive Devises (IEDs) ... Full story

Supreme Court Orders Shell To Pay N30m To Four Communities In Delta

The Supreme Court, yesterday, ordered Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited to pay the sum of N30,288,681 to four communities in Delta State. The apex ... Full story

10 Die After Meal At Katsina Wedding

THERE was confusion yesterday at Nadangoro area of Katsina metropolis as no fewer than 10 persons were feared dead and many others hospitalised after a ... Full story

Onitsha Petrol Tanker Accident: Tears As Victims Relations Besiege Hospitals

TEARS flowed freely, yesterday, as relations of victims of last Sunday’s petrol tanker fire incident in Onitsha, which claimed 69 lives, besieged hospitals where the ... Full story

Bauchi Road Accident Kills 13, Injures 5

A head-on-collision between a Blue Toyota Hiace bus and a truck along Bulkachukwa and Danbam road axis at Busuri village in Katagum Local Government Area ... Full story

Woman, 60, Charged With Chopping Off Man’s Ear

A sexagenarian, Nana Shehu, was on Wednesday hauled up before an Upper Sharia Court, Tudun-Wada in Zaria for allegedly biting off her neighbour’s right ear. The ... Full story

Kashamu Siege: Lawyers Blast NDLEA,Police And AGF

Public Interest Lawyers League, PILL have issued a statement kicking against the siege at the home of senator-elect Buruji Kashamu who is reportedly wanted in ... Full story

Man Climbs Tree, Vows To Remain There Until Buhari Is Sworn In

A man, simply identified as Mallam Kaura has reportedly climbed a tree at Kantoma in Kurgwi Qua Pan LGA of Plateau state, saying he won’t ... Full story

Four Escape Death In Bus Fire

Four persons escaped death by the whiskers yesterday, as a private Volkswagen bus with number plates, LSB 28 CP, suddenly went up in flames on ... Full story

22 Nabbed For Violating Kano Anti Begging Law

The Kano State Hisbah Board said it has arrested 22 beggars for violating the state Anti-begging Law. The Public Relations Officer of the board, Malam Mohammed ... Full story

Landlord Arraigned For Stealing Tenants Tricycle

A landlord, Fatai Waidi, 44, who allegedly stole his tenant’s tricycle valued at N500,000 was on Wednesday arraigned in an Oshodi Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. Waidi, who ... Full story

Solomon Arase: 259 Patrol Vehicles Will Replace Roadblocks

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Solomon Arase, on Monday inaugurated 259 patrol vehicles for the police under a new scheme tagged: “Safer Highway Patrol”. Arase said ... Full story

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