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Peoples Democratic Party demands fairness from govt-owned media organisations

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Yobe on Wednesday urged state-owned media organisations,to give all political parties and their candidates equal opportunities. The demand is contained ... Full story

Boko Haram Kill A Pastor And 10 Worshippers In Adamawa State

Barely a week after unknown gunmen struck in a Catholic Church in Chakawa village in Madagali local government area of Adamawa State, killing over 35 ... Full story

Police Officer Caught On Tape Demanding Dollar Bribe From An American Video

Another police officer has been filmed while negotiating a bribe. The incident apparently took place last week.An American citizen was stopped at the Monument bank ... Full story

Ghana's Coach Maxwell Konadu Says Keshi Is "Still Africa's Best" After Beating Super Eagles

On Wednesday, January 29, 2014, Ghana's Black Stars beat Nigerian Super Eagles 4-1 on penalties in the semi-finals of the African Nations Championship (CHAN). Despite ... Full story

Ibrahim Odunoye, 19-Year-Old Boy Nabbed With Charms

Hell was let loose on Wednesday at Alaro area of Ibadan, Oyo State, when okada riders and hoodlums numbering over 100 stormed a building in ... Full story

Dupe Onitiri-Abiola, wife of late MKO Abiola to run for governor in Lagos State

Mrs Dupe Onitiri-Abiola, one of the wives of late Chief MKO Abiola, has announced her intentions to contest the governorship seat in Lagos State in ... Full story

Gunmen kill 22 in Nigerian Catholic church

Attackers armed with guns and explosives killed 22 people at a busy church service in a northeast Nigerian village, witnesses said on Monday, in a ... Full story

Diamond Bank Staff Arrested For Giving Robbers Information About Customers

A contract staff attached to the Item Street branch of Diamond Bank Plc, Owerri, Mr. Daniel Chibueze Meshach is presently cooling his heels in the ... Full story

Prostitutes in Brazil taking free English classes to prepare for World Cup 2014

Prostitutes in Brazil are reportedly taking free English classes so they can provide esteemed services for tourists during the 2014 World Cup which kicks off ... Full story

Kogi State Pastor Impregnates Teenager Because 'Her Waist & Private Parts Need Deliverance'

A pastor’s sexual urges may have landed him in serious trouble with the police. Kingsley the pastor and general overseer of  Zion International Christian Church, Idah, ... Full story

Homosexuals In Nigeria Dare President Goodluck Jonathan

Since President Goodluck Jonathan secretly signed the anti-gay law some days ago, some Nigerians and the Western communities have continued to condemn the move. They ... Full story

Boko Haram kills 18, burn houses in northeast

 Islamist militants stormed a village in remote northeast Nigeria on Monday, torching houses and spraying them with bullets in an attack that killed 18 people, ... Full story

Nigerian pastors make us eat grass too!

Pastor Lesego Daniel of Rabboni Centre Ministries, in Garankuwa, north of Pretoria, South Africa, early this month, turned his church members to herbivores by asking ... Full story

Ghanaian Broadcast Journalist With the BBC Komla Dumor Is Dead At 41

Information available to us has it that renowned Ghanaian Broadcaster Komla Dumor has passed onto eternal glory after suffering a cardiac arrest. Komla Dumor worked as ... Full story

Helen Paul: We never planned to hurt Jim Iyke

Few months after actor, Jim Iyke, was allegedly ‘delivered’ at the Synagogue Church of All Nations, Lagos, the ripple has yet to die down, especially ... Full story

Nigeria's Super Eagles drops to 41 in FIFA ranking

Nigeria is starting 2014 as the 41st ranked country in the world as it dropped four spots in the January rankings by FIFA. The rankings table ... Full story

Goodluck Jonathan Approves Changes In Military High Command

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has in the exercise of the powers conferred on him by the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria approved the ... Full story

Christian man drags Muslim off bus and eats his leg 'to avenge murder of his pregnant wife' - Video

Horrific footage has emerged of a cannibal eating the leg of a Muslim slaughtered by a rampaging Christian mob in the Central African Republic. The victim ... Full story

United States Declares 16 States In Nigeria Unsafe For Travel

The United States has revised its travel alert on Nigeria, warning its citizens against travelling to 16 states in the country.The latest alert, includes the ... Full story

Controversial Pastor Sign Fireman Turns His Prison Ordeal Into Money Spinner In Church

According to reports, Pastor Sign Fireman, who was released on bail yesterday, Saturday Jan. 11th days after being implicated in an alleged ritual murder of ... Full story

Two men die after sleeping with two married women in Delta State

Two men, a patent medicine dealer and an auto-mechanic, have died in Agbobi Community, Agbor, Delta State, have died after a sex bout with two ... Full story

Actor James Avery on 'Fresh Prince of Bel-Air' has died at the age of 65

Actor James Avery, who starred in the "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," has died at the age of 65 at a Glendale hospital Tuesday night due ... Full story

President Goodluck Jonathan plans 18-hr power supply daily in 2014

President Goodluck Jonathan gave yesterday an insight into his focus this year. Jonathan said his administration was working to make Nigerians enjoy a minimum of ... Full story

Pastor Akubuiro And His Children Arrested Over Fake Currency Production

The State Security Service (SSS) in Kogi in Lokoja on Tuesday announced the arrest of a syndicate, including a pastor, over the alleged printing and ... Full story

Mohammed Ibrahim, Islamic teacher arraigned for raping two pupils

A 27-year-old man, Mohammed Ibrahim, has been arraigned before an Ebute Meta Magistrate’s Court for allegedly raping two female pupils of Al Adab Nursery and ... Full story

Tyrone Tseye Ogedegbe: Women love my muscles

Mr. Universe Musclemania (Pro division) 2013 champion, Tyrone Tseye Ogedegbe, is proud of his roots: Nigeria. In this interview with ’TANA AIYEJINA, the 29-year-old talks ... Full story

Women who got HIV while seeking for babies

Toyosi Ogunseye tells the stories of women who contracted HIV while desperately seeking to have children and the societal pressure that pushes them into the ... Full story

Bloody Christmas In Lagos And Cross River States

It was a bloody Christmas celebration in Lagos and Cross River states as no fewer than nine persons were killed in auto accidents on Tuesday ... Full story

Rev Fr Ejike Mbaka Speaks Out : Let's Divide Nigeria - Video

Ejike Mbaka is a Roman Catholic priest base in Enugu state.What do you thing about this Rev Fr  Ejike Mbaka Divide Nigeria  prayer ? ... Full story

Professor Kunle Lawal, Ex-Commissioner In Lagos Is Dead At 54

Former governorship aspirant in Lagos State, Professor Kunle Lawal, is dead. He was aged 54. It was learnt that the university don, also a former Commissioner ... Full story

EFCC Arrests Speaker of Kano House of Assembly Alh. Gambo Sallau, and 11 others

The EFCC Monday swooped on the Kano State House of Assembly and detained the Speaker of the House, Alh. Gambo Sallau, alongside principal officers in ... Full story

TV personality Adaora Oleh looking for the right man

British trained TV gal and co-host of Nigeria's singing competition, MTN Project Fame Adaora Oleh says she is still single and searching and is looking ... Full story

Nigeria military says 70 killed in battle with Islamist group

Nigeria's military said on Tuesday it had killed at least 50 Islamist rebels fleeing towards Cameroon in a battle in which 15 of its own ... Full story

Woman loses seven-month pregnancy after boss kicked her in the stomach

A 34-year-old woman, Mrs. Alexandra Ossai, has accused her Lebanese boss, Kaveh Noine, of causing her to lose her seven-month-pregnancy after he kicked her in ... Full story

President Goodluck Jonathan budgets millions of naira for animals

The Presidency  will  next year  spend  N34.5m on two  wild animals for the State House Zoo and car trackers for presidential ground fleet as well ... Full story

Kemi Olunloyo: Pastor Adeboye Is Gay And A Cultist

Kemi Olunloyo is the daughter of a former Oyo State governor, Victor Omololu Olunloyo and below is what she said about Pastor Adeboye. Quote Cultist and Gay ... Full story

Nigeria’s Hairiest Woman Says A Man Offered Her Half A Million Naira To Sleep With Her

Her name is Queen Okafor and she resides in Lagos. Before now little or nothing was heard of Queen. But Queen decided to speak to ... Full story

IK Ogbonna Wishes He Could Marry All The Girls In The World

Ik Ogbonna has a lot of price to pay for being such a handsome guy, recently there was an allegation that his recent trip to ... Full story

Nollywood Actor Desmond Elliot To Run For Governor of Lagos State In 2015

As you read this, Nollywood actor, Desmond Elliot has joined the Labour Party. The actor who is a solid follower of Jimi Agbaje is not ... Full story

Kano State Hisbah Board disqualifies 35 women for mass wedding over HIV, pregnancy

Thirty-five women were, yesterday, disqualified by the Kano State Hisbah Board from participating in the mass wedding organised and sponsored by the state government.Those disqualified ... Full story

CARNIRIV 2013 climaxes in Port Harcourt Carnival as Amaechi lists carnival benefits

As this year’s Port Harcourt Carnival (CARNIRIV 2013) climaxes this weekend, Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State has said that the event offered immense opportunities ... Full story

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