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Meteorite expoldes over central Russia, more than 500 people hurt

 More than 500 people were injured when a meteorite shot across the sky and exploded over central Russia on Friday, sending fireballs crashing to Earth, ... Full story

Delta State Army Children's School Where Pupils Sit On Bare Floor

Generally lethargic towards anything academic (perhaps understandably so): children in this school located in the heart of 3 Battalion, Nigerian Army, Effurun, Delta State, lack ... Full story

EFCC To Arraign Alhaji Aminu Ibrahim Gaya, Kano Civil Service Commissioner For N22.3m Scam And Forgery

A Kano State Civil Service Commissioner, Alhaji Aminu Ibrahim Gaya, is to be arraigned by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on February 14, 2013 ... Full story

Majek Fashek, Nigeria’s reggae music star denies being sick

Nigeria’s reggae music star, Majek Fashek, who was recently rumoured to be having medical and mental challenges, has claimed that he is not sick.The Rainmaker ... Full story

Presidency steps in as Stephen Keshi resigns

Just as Nigerians begin to savour the joy of being African champions, confusion has set into the camp of the Super Eagles with Coach Stephen ... Full story

Nollywood Actress Yetunde Akilapa Sent To Kirikiri Prisons For Stealing

For allegedly being in possession of 100 pieces of master keys, a Nollywood actress,Yetunde Akilapa, was on Thursday sent to Kirikiri Prison, Apapa, Lagos, southwest, ... Full story

Prophet TB Joshua's wife - "Joshua proposed to me 45 minutes after we met"

Prophet TB Joshua's wife of 23 years, Evelyn Joshua, granted a rare interview to The Spectator and talked about how she met and married TB ... Full story

African Gangnam Style - Video

There are many Gangnam style versions, but this one just beats them all.Very Very Funny.  Enjoy ... Full story

Are The Nigerians Who Come Back From Abroad Any Good To The Country?

The outflow of Nigerians to other more developed countries in search of jobs, quality education, better living standards and more has for several decades, caused ... Full story

Amir Obafemi, 21 year old student arrested in shooting of another student in Atlanta, Georgia

A Clark Atlanta University student was arrested Saturday in the shooting of a Morehouse College student after a fight over a pickup basketball game, the ... Full story

Father Tortures 10-Year-Old Son With Hot Pressing Iron - Video

What offense would lead a father to use a pressing iron on his 10-year-old son? This was the question on the lips of Lokoja residents ... Full story

Nigerian Prostitutes - We Bribe Police With Intercourse

The brothel, which is just a name to cover up the sex-for-money business that takes place in the old  one-storey building, parades pretty women between ... Full story

Farouk Lawan to spend one week in jail for $620,000 subsidy bribe

A member of the House of Representatives, Farouk Lawan, was on Friday remanded in prison custody.This followed his arraignment by the Independent Corrupt Practices and ... Full story

Federal Capital Territory to spend N5bn on prostitutes, destitutes

The Federal Capital Territory has proposed to spend N5 billion this year to rehabilitate prostitutes and destitutes who loiter the streets of Abuja.In the FCT ... Full story

85-year-old man escapes lynching after molesting 14 year old girl

An 85-year-old man known to the Somolu community as Baba Yellow on Wednesday, escaped death at the hands of an angry mob when residents discovered ... Full story

Canned Fresh Air Sold In China

China's foulest fortnight for air pollution in memory has rekindled a tongue-in-cheek campaign by a multimillionaire with a streak of showmanship who is selling canned ... Full story

Christian Association of Nigeria blasts el-Rufai for Jesus, Mary retweet

The Christian Association of Nigeria on Wednesday in Abuja reacted to the allusion to Jesus Christ by a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, ... Full story

Super Eagles Given N4.7M Each For Beating Ethiopia

THE Nigeria Football Federation yesterday dolled out US $30,000 to each member of the Super Eagles for qualifying for the quarter final of the 2013 ... Full story

Nigeria Needs To Learn How Corrupt Leaders Are Punished In Other Countries

The light sentence handed to a director in the Police Pensions Office, Mr. John Yusuf, by a Federal High Court in Abuja is still the ... Full story

Mallam El-Rufai Under Heavy Attack For Tweeting Jesus Was Having S*x With Mary Magdalene

Former FCT minister, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has come under heavy attack on Twitter and other social media for his tweet today.In his attempt to defend ... Full story

17-year-old girl exposes father whose gang killed four policemen

A 17-year-old girl identified simply as Simi has exposed the hiding place of her robber father to the officials of the Special Anti Robbery Squad, ... Full story

Rihanna Wears A Completely See Through Dress

 She's no stranger to courting controversy with her outfits.But on Thursday night Rihanna took things to a whole new level as she arrived at Eden ... Full story

National Youth Service Corper Builds Healthcare Centre Valued At N3.9 Million In Abuja

In order to reduce the rate of maternal mortality, Dr. Okeke Kanayo, a member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) serving in Kwali area ... Full story

Nigerian Prophet physically abuses son for attending church service against his instruction

A Nigerian, Prophet Elikanah Ajibade, who was charged to court on Tuesday and was remanded in prison, was accused to have physically abused his son ... Full story

USA, UK, CANADA, GERMANY advices citizens not to travel to Nigeria

Embassies of the United States, United Kingdom, Germany and Canada on Wednesday issued fresh warnings to their citizens, advising them not to travel to Nigeria.The ... Full story

The Audacity Of Nigerian Prostitutes

“Urgent sex.” That was the traffic-stopping inscription on a number of white cardboard pasted recently at strategic locations along Alagbole, Ogun State.The advertisement indeed caused ... Full story

Father Gets Four Years In Jail For Beating 11-Year-Old Son To Death In Lagos

A Lagos High Court, Ikeja on Monday sentenced Mr. Obot Friday to four years imprisonment for beating his 11-year-old son, Michael, to death in September ... Full story

Evangelist Helen Ukpabio's Household Tragedy

Three sons of Chief Essien Akpabio and Mrs. Atim Akpabio, siblings of a prominent Nigerian movies producer and gospel musician, Evangelist Helen Ukpabio, of Mente ... Full story

Sheik Ahmad Gumi: “Yakowa And Azazi Perished While Planning Against Muslims”

According to a top security operative, police detectives are studying audio and video tapes of the sermons in which Kaduna-based Islamic cleric, Sheik Ahmad Gumi, ... Full story

Maiduguri University Student Abdulmumini Abubakar Shot By JTF, Feared To Be Brain Damaged

The 400 level Adult Education student of the University of Maiduguri, Abdulmumini Abubakar, who was shot in the head in an exchange of gunfire between ... Full story

Owners of ‘arrested’ goats to pay N10,000

Osun State Waste Management Agency, OWMA, has ordered the owners of the five goats arrested by the agency in Dele-Yesa area of Osogbo, last Tuesday, ... Full story

Nigerian Police Still Collect Bribe at Mowe, Ogun State

On Friday January 11, 2013, I boarded a taxi from Mowe, Ogun State to Owode-Egba. I was going to honour a pre-scheduled official meeting with ... Full story

Janet Jackson Will Get $500M If She Decides To Divorce Arab ­Multi-Billionaire Husband

The singer was due to marry Arab ­multi-billionaire Wissam Al Mana but their lawyers could not organise the prenuptial agreement in time.This is no small ... Full story

Woman Crushes 28-Year-Old Corps Member To Death, Claims He Was Busy Pinging On The Road

The Ogun State police command yesterday [Jan. 10] arraigned a 52-year-old woman, Mrs. Kehinde Olubanke, before an Abeokuta Magistrate’s Court sitting in Isabo, for allegedly ... Full story

Charles Soludo, Former CBN Governor Arrested By EFCC

Officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission this afternoon arrested immediate past Governor of the Central bank of Nigeria, Charles Soludo in connection with ... Full story

Nigerian Prophetess, Others Sell Two-Year-Old Boy For N.6Million

A female cleric with an undisclosed Pentecostal church in Abia State, Prophetess Mrs. Ezelu (other name withheld),, is currently telling police detectives what she knows ... Full story

Five Goats Arrested And Prosecuted In Osun State For Violating Environmental Laws

No fewer than five goats were yesterday arrested at Dele-Yesa area in Osogbo, the Osun State capital by officials of the state Waste Management Agency ... Full story

Sunny Ade’s ex-guitarist Fatoke Abiodun caught with Cocaine

Fatoke Abiodun, Nigeria’s veteran guitarist, who played alongside legendary musician, King Sunny Ade for three decades, has been arrested with cocaine, the anti-drug agency said ... Full story

Intercontinental Bank Staff Steals N306 Million From Femi Falana's Account

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has stated that the N306 million stolen from the Falana and Falana Chambers’ account was returned by the bank to ... Full story

P-Square detained at a Kampala five star hotel over unpaid bills

Award-wining Nigerian group P Square has vowed never to perform in Uganda again. The Okoye brothers, Peter and Paul, were allegedly detained at a Kampala ... Full story

Girl Gang-Raped To A Coma In Delta State

A lady believed to be in her early twenties has been raped to an unconscious state by four men around Cemetery Road in Warri, Delta ... Full story

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