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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

High school principal apologizes for racist outburst at graduation ceremony

Nancy Gordeuk, founder and operator of TNT Academy in Stone Mountain, Georgia, made the statement at Friday's graduation ceremony According to those who were at the ... Full story

Robbers Disguise Themselves As EFCC Officials To Rob Dollars From Bureau de Changes

For Princewill Eze, aka Senator, his arrest by Special Anti Robbery Squad of Lagos State Police Command was not the first time. What brought Eze ... Full story

President Elect Buhari's Ministers And Lawmakers To Share N9bn Allowance

Out of a total of N9bn, the housing, furniture and vehicle allowances payable to the lawmakers and ministers under the Buhari-led administration will amount to ... Full story

Begging Buhari For Appointments It's A Big Disgrace For Igbos - Ohanaeze Ndigbo

Ohanaeze Ndigbo, the apex Igbo socio-cultural organization has described as a disgrace to the Igbo nation, the decision of some Igbo people to beg the ... Full story

HIV Positive Nigerian Gay Rights Activist Bisi Alimi Gives Free Hugs In The UK

Prominent Nigerian gay rights activist, Bisi Alimi, has encouraged people not to vote for UKIP as he gives them free hugs. Bisi who is a HIV ... Full story

Celestial Church Of Christ Guards Arrest Armed Robber

AN attempt by a suspected armed robber to operate in a Lagos church has been foiled by the police. Kelvin Ajomagberin, 23, was arrested by operatives ... Full story

Businessman Crushed To Death During Police Stop And Search In Lagos

Four policemen have been arrested in Lagos for mounting an illegal checkpoint at the Mile 2 end of the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway and conducting unapproved stop-and-search. It ... Full story

Jimi Agbaje Will Never Govern Lagos - Rilwan Akiolu

The controversial Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu has declared that, Jimi Agbaje whom he claimed was his relation will never be a governor of Lagos ... Full story

Facts Behind The Sacking Of NPA Boss, Habib Abdullahi

The sacking of the former Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mallam Habib Abdullahi by President Goodluck Jonathan at the twilight of his ... Full story

Lagos Pastor Arrested With 1.978kg Of Herion At Enugu Airport

A Lagos pastor has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at Akanu Ibiam International Airport (AIIA), Enugu over drug ... Full story

Doctor and his nurse wife keep Nigerian man as slave for 24 YEARS in their London home

Nigerian Ofonime Sunday Inuk was allegedly kept as a slave for 24 years NHS doctor Emmanuel Edet and his wife Antan hired him at the age ... Full story

Man Beats Wife To Death In Katsina

A 42-year-old man in Katsina State, Musa Mustapha, has been arrested and charged before a Senior Magistrate's Court for allegedly beating is wife to death ... Full story

Muhammadu Buhari Meets APC Governors And Governors Elect

APC Governors and governor-elects paid a visit to president-elect, Gen Buhari in Abuja today May 5th, where they congratulated him over his victory at the ... Full story

Akinwumi Adeshina Answers Critics On N35bn Rice Import Duty Fraud

Nigeria's Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Akinwumi Adeshina, according to PUNCH has responded to allegations of waiving rice import duty for some businessmen, saying ... Full story

US Offers France $35M To Fight Boko Haram

President Barack Obama of the United State of America (USA) has approved the disbursement of $35 million in military and defence support services to France ... Full story

Murder: Bola Ige’s Case To Be Reopen Under Buhari Administration - Muyiwa Ige

It is already 14 years since the late Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Bola Ige, Muyiwa was murdered in a mysterious manner. The ... Full story

Olumide Bakare: I Am Sick But Can’t Stop Smoking And Womanizing

Nollywood actor, Olumide Bakare has been ill since 2013 but that has not stopped him from smoking, womanizing and drinking. In a chat with ENCOMIUM, he ... Full story

Aisha Abbas: Chibok Girls Married Off,Sold Into Slavery

A woman freed from Boko Haram captivity by the Nigerian army says the missing Chibok girls have been sold into slavery and the rest married ... Full story

Police Inspector’s Son, 6 Others Arrested For Robbery

The Police in Lagos have arrested seven suspected members of a robbery gang that had been terrorizing residents of Alaba Oro, in Suru-Alaba area of ... Full story

Money Laundering: Court Fix June 18 For Judgement In Case Filed Against Femi Fani-Kayode

A Federal High Court, Lagos, on Monday fixed June 18 for judgment in the alleged money laundering case filed against a former aviation minister, Femi ... Full story

Army Hands Over 275 Rescued Women, Children To NEMA

The 23 Armoured Brigade of the Nigerian Army based in Yola, Adamawa State, has handed over two hundred and seventy five(275) rescued women and children ... Full story

Oil Blocks Sale: U.S Court Orders Chevron, BNP Paribas To Produce Documents

A District Court sitting in Harris County in Texas, United States of America, has ordered Chevron Group and BNP Paribas Securities Corporation to produce vital ... Full story

UK Citizen Arrested In Lagos For Defrauding Seven Nigerians

A citizen of the United Kingdom, Saheed Mohammad Cameran, aged 48, has been arrested by the operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Lagos State ... Full story

Ayiri Emami: Buhari Should End Amnesty Programme For Ex Militants

Warri Billionaire and Former Niger Delta militant leader, Chief Ayiri Emami, has called on President-elect Muhammadu Buhari to put a stop to the ongoing amnesty ... Full story

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