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Armed robbers dispense free fuel to motorists in Katsina

Motorists along Katsina/Jibia road, on Saturday night, received free fuel at the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation mega filling station located along the road from armed robbers who stormed the station and later cart away the day’s sales from the station. Eyewitnesses said the incident occurred about 8 p.m. The witnesses said innocent motorists who had wanted to buy fuel had ... Read More »

Breaking News: Iran Bans ‘Ugly‘ Teachers

Iran’s education department has banned ‘ugly’ teachers from the classroom, including women with facial hair or those suffering from acne. A list of proscribed ailments, including having a scar or a fungal infection was released by the FARS news agency. Anyone who is cross-eyed, has ugly facial moles or skin conditions such as acne or eczema faces redundancy. Women who ... Read More »

President Buhari “must spend eight years in power” – Oluwo of Iwo

The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Adbulrahsheed Akanbi , has said President Muhammadu Buhari “must spend eight years in power” despite all obstacles he is facing. The monarch made this known at a special prayer session organised for President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun, and Traditional Rulers. “As I have prayed for Buhari today, new life has come for ... Read More »

Criminalise Hate Speech, Fake News, Sultan Tells FG

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar said on Thursday that the traditional institution was in support of the recent move by the Federal Government to criminalise hate speech and fake news. The Sultan, who stated this in Abuja at the Annual Lecture Series and 25th Anniversary of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), added that hate speech should be declared ... Read More »

Photos: Buhari, Osinbajo Meet APC, PDP Leaders

President Muhammadu Buhari today met behind closed doors with the leaderships of the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the State House in Abuja. It is being attended by the vice-president, Yemi Osinbajo, chairman of the APC, John Odigie-Oyegun, and the caretaker chairman of the PDP, Ahmed Makarfi. Read More »

UBA Bans ATM Cards Use for Betting, Jewellery Purchase, Others… See Details

An information which was contained in an email sent to bank’s customers on Thursday evening, the United Bank for Africa revealed that it has placed a restriction on the use of its debit and prepaid cards for purchasing certain items. Routed through its official email address, [email protected], the mail was entitled, “We want you to transact safely,” the items under ... Read More »

Pastor Arrested as Fresh Heart of Missing Girl, Other Fetish Items Were Found Inside Calabar Church (Photos)

The General Overseer of a Church in Okon Edak Street, off Atamunu area of Calabar, the Cross Rivers state capital, has been apprehended by security operatives for allegedly using a small girl for ritual after the fresh heart of a 1-year-old girl identified as Miss Success Ime, was discovered in the church. According to a report by Vanguard, fetish items, ... Read More »

Policeman Who Allegedly Helped UNIPORT Ritual Killer Escape Cries Profusely After Being Sacked (Photo)

A police sergeant, Johnbosco Okoroeze has been dismissed by the Rivers State Police Command for allegedly aiding the escape of a suspected ritual killer, Ifeanyi Dike, from the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Port Harcourt. Okoroeze who was also been arraigned before a chief magistrate’s court on two counts bordering on obstruction of justice and conspiracy, was remanded in ... Read More »

FG Begins Mass Housing Constructions in 33 States

The Federal Government on Thursday announced that it had commenced the construction of mass housing projects in 33 states across the country. It also called for an upward review of up to 50 per cent as mobilisation funds for contractors, especially emerging contractors operating in the built environment , in order to enable them to deliver their projects satisfactorily. The ... Read More »

Cancel the Wedding or Die: Bride Who Ignored Death Threats, Murdered on Her Wedding Eve (Photo)

A 38-year-old South African bride-to be identified as Nompumelelo Ngubane, who had received a message via the WhatsApp asking her to either “cancel the wedding or die,” has reportedly been found murdered a few hours to her wedding day. According to a report by Punch newspaper, the victim reportedly ignored the messages and proceeded with her wedding that had been ... Read More »

Busted: How a Dismissed Nigerian Soldier Duped Nasarawa Residents of N4m

A dismissed soldier, Bala Babaginda, has been arrested by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Nasarawa State Command, on Thursday for allegedly duping 27 persons of N4m. According to Punch Metro, parading the 32-year-old at the NSCDC headquarters in Lafia, the commandant of the NSCDC, Mr. Lawal Bashir-Kano, said the suspect collected various sums of money from his victims, ... Read More »

Nigerian Airport Plane Crashes, Pilot Dies

An aircraft belonging to the Nigerian Air Force has crashed, killing a pilot who was the only officer on board, a spokesperson announced. The accident occurred in Kaduna on Thursday, the spokesman for the airforce, Olatokunbo Adesanya, said in a short statement. Mr. Adesanya, an Air Commodore, said the cause of the crash was unknown. An investigation is underway. Read More »

Yul Edochie – “The Only Way To The Top Is By Making Few Enemies”

Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie‎, has picked his expression of interest and nomination forms to vie for the November 18, 2017 governorship election in Anambra State, under the platform of the Democratic Peoples’ Congress (DPC). Yul, son of veteran thespian, Pete Edochie, stormed the national office of the Party with his army of supporters in Abuja, at about 3:57pm yesterday to ... Read More »

Omega Power Ministry Publicly Criticizes Pastor Ibiyeomie Over His Statement On People Who Are 35 And Unmarried

Pastor David Ibiyeomie, during a recent program at his church in Port Harcourt, has declared that anyone that is 35 of age and is still unmarried is irresponsible. According to him, “If you are still single at 35, you are an irresponsible person.” Adding that it is not the will God. Well, Apostle Chibuzor chinyere of Omega power ministries didn’t ... Read More »