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OAU Lecturer, Ex-CMD, Ekiti Nurses, Others Regain Freedom

Ten persons, including an 11-year-old boy, kidnapped in Ekiti State a month ago were at the early hours of Saturday released by their captors, the ... Full story

The Pathetic Incident That Informed Uduaghan’s Maternal Care Policy

WHEN asked what legacy he was leaving in healthcare, Governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan didn’t mince words. “What I’ll like to be ... Full story

Alleged N5bn Bribe: INEC Boss Says His Life Is In Danger

Governor Godswill Akpabio is known to be generous. He is said to be very free with money. And, consequently, money never constitutes a stumbling block ... Full story

Boko Haram Militants Raped, Infected Us With HIV – Rescued Girls

Some of the hundreds of girls and women rescued in a series of military raids on Boko Haram’s Sambisa forest have confirmed that they have ... Full story

Ayo Fayose: You Said You Love Me, This Is The Time To Show It

Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State has imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew on Ado-Ekiti metropolis Fayose, who arrived the state late Wednesday evening from Abuja, gave the ... Full story

Striking Oil Workers Shuts Down NNPC Headquarters, Locks Out GMD

Oil workers yesterday morning shut down official and business activities at the headquarters of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in Abuja. Group Managing Director of ... Full story

Man Strangles New Born Baby For Not Being Male

A 35-year-old man, Bello Rabiu, has been arrested and arraigned before a senior magistrate’s court in Katsina over the killing of his new born baby ... Full story

Security Guard Dies After Winning Drinking, Smoking Bet

A security man, simply identified as Thompson, has died after drinking a bottle of a popular alcoholic drink and smoking five sticks of cigarette in ... Full story

Delta Police Arrest Cult Kingpins, Members

Delta State Police Command has arrested no fewer than 15 suspected cultists terrorising Ogwashi Uku and its environs in Aniocha South Local Government Area. This ... Full story

Graduate Arrested By Police For Car Snatching

A computer science and information technology graduate from a university in Cotonou, Anidi Reginald, has landed in police net for car snatching in Enugu. Anidi, 27 ... Full story

Pastor Nabbed For Impregnating Married Woman And Two Daughters

A pastor has been arrested by the police in Asaba, Delta state capital for reportedly impregnating a woman and her two daughters. Police say the pastor ... Full story

I Am Not A Freak Of Women’s Rights

Prof May Ifeoma Nwoye believes in accounting for words just as in figures. This top-notch accountant and business management scholar is also an advocate – ... Full story

Police, Family Tango Over Demise Of son

Palpable tension has gripped the people of Okwu, Emekuku, in Owerri North Local Government Area of Imo State, following the alleged death of their son, ... Full story

NAF: Investigation Ongoing In Alleged FAAN Staff Brutality

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Logistics Command in Lagos on Tuesday said investigation was ongoing in the alleged brutality of a Federal Airport Authority of ... Full story

Nigerian Air Force Inducts 11 Pilots

The Nigerian Air Force Tuesday, inducted 11 new Pilots with their ‘Wings’ after completion of flight training within Nigeria and abroad with the Chief of ... Full story

Court Remands Medical Doctor Over Alleged Fraudulent Conversion Of N13.5m

An Ikeja High Court on Tuesday ordered that a 62-year-old medical doctor, Obinna Monagor, be remanded in prison over alleged fraudulent conversion of N13.5 million. Justice ... Full story

APC Unveils Muhamadu Buhari Policy Roadmaps

A two-day conference where the policy direction of the incoming government of the General Mohamadu Buhari would be unveiled is due in Abuja on Wednesday ... Full story

Onyeka Onwenu: I Had No Quarrel With Patience Ozokwor

Renown artist, Onyeka Onwenu, has dismissed as false reports that she had a shouting match with  Nollywood actress, Patience Ozokwor, for allegedly having access to ... Full story

Goodluck Jonathan Begs For Forgiveness, Wife Speaks On Health Challenges

President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday, pleaded with Nigerians to forgive him and members of of his administration of anything he might have done wrong during the ... Full story

General Buhari To Drop Military Rank From Official Designation As President

Effective May 29, when he is inaugurated as President of the country, the President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), will drop his military rank of General ... Full story

GOLD DIGGER: The World ReactsTo Oshiomole’s Marriage

The world is now reacting to the marriage between the Edo state governor, Adams Oshiomhole, and his new wife, Lara. The news of the wedding made ... Full story

Female suicide bomber kills 7, injures 26 in Yobe state

About seven people were killed and 26 others injured on Saturday when a female suicide bomber detonated an Improvised Explosive Device at the entrance of ...

Gani Adams: My Life Is No Longer Safe

Coordinator of the Odua Peoples Congress (OPC), Otunba Gani Adams has cried out over an alleged plot by a devious mastermind to assassinate. To buttress his ... Full story

Obasanjo Foundation Is Notorious For Corruption - UK Charity Commission

The UK Charity Commission has revealed that it has been receiving many allegations of corruption concerning the Olusegun Obasanjo Foundation in London and that it ... Full story

Illegal Immigrants: Italy Rescues 3,600 Migrants, Pregnant Nigerian

Almost 3,600 migrants have reportedly been rescued from overcrowded boats sailing from Africa to Europe over the past 48 hours, with sea conditions seen as ... Full story

LASTMA Official Beaten To Pulp In Ikorodu

An official of the Lagos Traffic Management Agency (LASTMA), got more than what he bargained for in the hands of some workers of a company ... Full story

I’ll Return Stronger To Rebuild PDP - Goodluck Jonathan

PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan has told the National Working Committee, NWC, of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, that he would return stronger to help rebuild the ... Full story

JTF Arrests Four Pirates, Seizes Arms Ammunition

The Joint Task Force (JTF), Operation Pulo Shield, has arrested four suspected sea pirates at Mbikiri and Nembe 1 communities, in Brass and Nembe local ... Full story

US Trains 85 Nigerian Women On Financial Independence

The United States Consulate-General in Lagos on Thursday trained about 85 Nigerian women on how to be financially independent in their homes and other socio-economic ... Full story

Herbalist Landlord Murders Tenant Over Wife’s Treatment

Youths of Ikot Abasi Effiom in Akpabuyo Local Government Area of Cross River State, Tuesday night, set ablaze a herbalist, Ette Okon Friday, after he ... Full story

Lagos Police Arrest Notorious Lekki Bank Robbers

The Lagos police has arrested four suspects who allegedly robbed a bank, killed three policemen, two civilians and made away with millions of naira on ... Full story

Witness For Rivers Killing Inquiry Kidnapped

Some unknown men have kidnapped the brother of Israel Okirie who is billed to appear before the Rivers State Commission of Inquiry probing politically-motivated killings ... Full story

Nursing Mother To Trek From Minna To Abuja For Muhammadu Buhari

According to reports, a 35 year old nursing woman named Alice Daniel is trekking from Minna to Abuja. Alice said she vowed to Trek for the ... Full story

El Rufai: Get Ready To Refund Stolen Money

Kaduna State Governor-elect, Mallam Nasir El Rufai Tuesday said that all stolen money by the current ruling party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, must be ... Full story

President Elect Buhari To Receive Handover Note, Tour Villa May 28

The President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, will get his handover notes from President Goodluck Jonathan on May 28, 2015. He will also be conducted round the Presidential Villa, ... Full story

Senior Nigerian Army Officers Facing Court Martial Over Poor Handling Of Boko Haram Insurgency

PREMIUM TIMES has obtained a list of 30 senior Nigerian army officers who are currently facing a court martial over poor handling of the boko ... Full story

Ifeanyi Ubah Survives Assassination Attempt In Abuja

Ifeanyi Ubah, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN) reportedly survived an assassination attempt on him by unknown attackers.  VANGUARD reports that ... Full story

Meet The Nigerian Senator-Elect Who Has Only One Arm

The people of Okigwe Senatorial zone at the last election chose Chief Athan Nneji Achonu (the one armed General) a renowned agronomist to represent them ... Full story

Buruji Kashamu Cries Mistaken Identity For Ongoing US Drug Case

Notorious drug baron and Senator-Elect for Ogun State Buruji Kashamu told SaharaTV correspondent Adeola Fayehun that stepping in the United States is like asking him ... Full story

Boko Haram: Displaced Women Have Been Delivered Of 5 Babies In 3 Days

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has said that displaced women have been delivered of five babies at the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp at ... Full story

ASP Guns Down Tricycle Driver During Roadside Scuffle

An assistant superintendent of Police 'Mohammed', obviously intoxicated with power, has shot dead Akeem Aranse, a tricycle driver in Akowonjo area of Lagos, following a ... Full story

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